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Visiting or relocating to Jacksonville? Or just moving across town? Find the neighborhood that’s perfect for you and your family or a rental that will make your visit memorable. Search real estate for sale, hotels and resorts and find out how to get from here to there easily and economically via various modes of public transportation. Plus, read the "talk on the block" about neighborhood issues.

Colleges in Jacksonville, Florida
A quick look at some of the institutions of higher learning in Jacksonville, Florida.

Getting Help With Your JEA Bill
Jacksonville Electric Authority, or JEA for short, has been the premier supplier of electricity, water, and sewage treatment for the city of Jacksonville and many other areas since 1978.

High-Speed Internet Options in Jacksonville

Pros of Living in Jacksonville
No city in the world is without its quirks, just as none is without its positives. Jacksonville is no different, and there are a number of pros and cons of living on the First Coast. I've spent some time recently asking other residents what they consider to be the pros of living in Jacksonville. Here's what the majority had to say:

Cons of Living in Jacksonville
No city in the world is without its quirks, just as none is without its positives. Jacksonville is no different, and there are a number of pros and cons of living on the First Coast. I've spent some time recently asking other residents what they consider to be the pros of living in Jacksonville. Here's what the majority had to say:

How to Transfer Your Driver's License to Florida
Just moved to Jacksonville? One of the first things you'll want to do is acquire your Florida driving license. As long as you have a valid license in another state, this is a fairly straightforward and simple process

How to License Your Pet in Jacksonville
The city of Jacksonville requires all pets to be licensed and vaccinated for rabies annually. Getting your pet licensed will also help with recovery if your pet turns up missing. The annual fee is waived for seniors age 62 and older.

Downtown Jacksonville Walking Tour
Spend part of your afternoon on a short walking tour through the heart of Downtown Jacksonville. History awaits you.

Getting Dowtown and Around
Need a ride downtown? Or just need a place to park your own wheels? Here's a comprehensive guide to public transportation options in and around downtown, from the Skyway to the waterways.

Getting Started in Jacksonville
So you're new to our fair city. Welcome! Now, how to get started? We've got the answers to your most pressing questions.

Life in Jacksonville
At 757 square miles, Jacksonville is the largest city by land area in the continental US. It's also the most populous city in the state of Florida and the 11th most populous in the US. Check out these resources for living life to the fullest in Jacksonville.

Public Transportation in Jacksonville
Public transportation is quite challenging in Jacksonville, considering the sheer size of the city in landmass. At nearly 800 square miles, the city of Jacksonville is the largest city in the continental United States.

Recycling in Jacksonville
During 2000, an analysis in Florida showed just how tremendous the impact of recycling was on the state's economy and employment. Surprisingly, Florida gained nearly $62 million in tax revenues from the recycling business.

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