Welcome to Valparaiso
Making Valparaiso an enjoyable place to live is balanced with insuring and protecting human values while preserving quality of life. City officials and staff are available for your concerns. Recommendations for improving services are always encouraged and welcomed. By working together, we can make Valparaiso an even better place to live and enjoy.
Things To Do
Attractions in Valparaiso
The City of Valparaiso offers a variety of different activities for residents and visitors alike. Whether you want to go out for a great boating experience, visit the public library, or relax in one of our many parks - we have something for everyone! The City Parks web page features an aerial view and location marker of each park for your convenience. Be sure to checkout our Calendar of Events web page.
Home of Eglin AFB
History of Valparaiso & Eglin AFB
The history of Valparaiso has become interwoven with the history of the Air Force Base. World War II pilots received gunnery training here and the Tokyo Raiders, under the leadership of General James Doolittle, trained at one of the auxiliary fields. Many of the Raiders were housed in the Valparaiso Inn during their training at Eglin AFB.
Valparaiso Residential Services
The City of Valparaiso offers a wide array of residential services from garbage and trash collection to water and sanitation service. Our recycling program consists of two drop-off locations for transporting materials to a recycling center. Valparaiso Broadband also offers technical services for phone, cable, and high-speed internet.