North Port Port Forward Events:
We welcome all residents of North Port to join us.

March 12, 2024

North Port Forward welcomes residents to a Community Conversation

Our new series of community engagement sessions, is coming to the North Port Public Library at 6 pm, Tuesday, March 12, 2024

Guest speakers Nancy Gallinaro, Director of Utilities, City of North Port and staff, Michael Vuolo and Michael Acosta, will discuss the departments role & responsibilities along with current projects underway.

North Port residents are urged to attend to learn about this city department and its importance in our daily lives.

The Community Conversation Series is sponsored by Loyalty Lawn and Landscape of Venice

Registration is required. Each person must register individually.

Seating is limited. Please no walk ins

Light refreshments will be served.

Location: The North Port Public Library
13800 Tamiami Trail
North Port, FL 34287

April 3, 2024

North Port Forward welcomes residents to our 1st Fundraiser!

Our fundraiser event, “Situational Awareness Safety Workshop (mindset), is coming to the George Mullen Activity Center, 6:00pm-7:30pm, on Wednesday, April 3, 2024.


Cost of admission is $10.00, at the door and we will provide light refreshments.

You must pre-register on our website https://northportforward.com as seating is limited.


Guest speaker, Laura Fogarty, of Damsel in Defense, will share her experience as a survivor of a crime, to talk about how important it is for us to pay attention to our surroundings and to learn ways to protect ourselves.

Her motto is, “Protect, Prepare and Prevent!” This event is open to all, men and women and don’t worry you will not have to get physical at all, it’s a mindset!

We are working to secure funds to continue to offer future community events for residents. Our costs involve reserving spaces and providing refreshments to our attendees.

The ability to find free spaces in North Port is extremely limited.

This fundraiser will aid us in continuing our work, as a non-profit, to provide the community with a way to connect with each other and have candid conversations about the changes in our wonderful city.

We look forward to your continued support! If you would like to be a sponsor, please do not hesitate to contact us and thank you.

Registration is required.

Each person must register individually.

Seating is limited. Please no walk ins.

Light refreshments will be served.



Location: The George Mullen Activity Center 1602 Kramer Way North Port, FL 34286

The George Mullen Activity Center 1602 Kramer Way North Port, FL 34286

April 16, 2024

North Port United’ Tour making next stop at The Shannon Staub Library NORTH PORT, FL


City Manager Jerome Fletcher's “North Port United” Tour, a series of community engagement and discussion sessions, is coming to The Shannon Staub Library, North Port at 6 p.m. Tuesday , April 16, 2024.


“North Port United” is aimed at bringing together City leadership and North Port residents to discuss the future of our growing city.


Sessions have been held in various parts of the City and have touched on topics including the City’s budget, zoning, the widening of Price Boulevard, the future of Warm Mineral Springs Park and more.

“This is an exciting time to be in North Port, with a lot of change and growth happening all around us,” said City Manager Jerome Fletcher. "Events like these are a great way for the public to hear the latest information from their City officials and ask questions and engage with us about the issues that matter to them and affect their quality of life.”

The tour is sponsored by North Port Forward, a nonprofit organization that encourages dialogue and civic involvement.

The April 16 event will include a brief presentation and an opportunity for citizens to have their questions answered by City staff.

To learn more information about topics of interest and sign up to receive email notifications about future “North Port United” events, visit NorthPortFL.gov/Facts.

Registration is required. Each person must register individually. Seating is limited.

Please no walk ins


Light refreshments will be served.

The Shannon Staub Library 4675 Career Lane North Port, FL 34289