Post- Hurricane Irma
Debris Removal Program – The Board of County Commissioners and staff would like to thank the community for their patience as we work diligently to remove Hurricane Irma debris as quickly as possible. Debris removal was unexpectedly prolonged due to resources being limited by Hurricane Harvey and the widespread impact of Irma. All storm debris is projected to be removed by December. Please view the Debris Removal Update for the latest collection totals and the Solid Waste Division page for more information. If you have any questions or concerns, please call 904.827.6980 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Build Back Stronger and Safer After Irma – As you rebuild, take steps to make your home more resilient to future disasters. There are resources available to help you build back stronger and safer after a disaster. FEMA: Build Back Stronger and Safer
Beware of Frauds and Scams – Recovery officials urge residents to be alert for and report suspicious activity or potential fraud.Scams include phony housing inspectors and building contractors, bogus pleas for donations, fake offers of aid and charging for free services. Learn how to identify, avoid and report fraud. Fraud FAQs
St. Johns County Utilities Launches Facebook and Twitter – St. Johns County Utilities now has Facebook and Twitter pages for residents to easily access information and updates about their utilities. Visit facebook.com/sjcutilities and twitter.com/sjcutilities to receive water conservation tips, boil water notices, and other useful updates. For more information, please call 904.209.2700.
South Ponte Vedra and Vilano Beach Sand Placement Project – St. Johns County staff made a presentation to the Board of County Commissioners on November 7, 2017 regarding a potential South Ponte Vedra and Vilano Beach Sand Placement Project. The presentation covered potential shoreline projects, funding mechanisms, and timelines. For additional information, please view the presentation, watch the video, or call 904.209.0794.
2018 St. Johns County Beach Driving Passes on Sale – Beach Driving Passes go on sale December 4 and make great stocking stuffers for the holiday season. St. Johns County resident passes are $50, non-resident passes are $100, and handicap passes are $40. 2018 Beach Driving Passes On Sale
Mickler’s Landing Beachfront Park Temporary Closures – The parking lot, beach access, and all related facilities, will experience intermittent, temporary closures through spring 2018 while the site is utilized as a staging area for beach restoration. Please exercise caution as heavy equipment will be on the beach. For information on County beach access points, visit www.sjcfl.us/beaches. For more information, please call 904.209.0322.
Pope Road Beach Access Closure due to Beach Renourishment Project – The St. Augustine Beach access point will be closed through spring 2018 for an Army Corps of Engineers beach renourishment project. The beach will be open outside of work areas and visitors are encouraged to exercise caution. For more information, please visit saj.usace.army.mil/StAugustineBeach. Pope Road Beach Access Closure
Boards and Committees Volunteer Opportunities – Volunteers consider and make recommendations on a variety of topics including planning and zoning, development, libraries, parks and recreation, arts, culture, and tourism. Boards and Committees
Sea Turtle Nests – Get the latest sea turtle nesting & hatching info in Turtle Tracks.
Meet the Featured Adoptable Cats & Dogs – Pets of the Week!
Road Construction Advisories – www.sjcfl.us/Traffic.
Meetings & Workshops
Board of County Commissioners Emergency Meeting on Tuesday, December 12 at 9 a.m. for the purpose of receiving an Emergency Management update and considering whether to extend the declaration of local state of emergency. Emergency Meeting Details
MAJMOD 2017-18 Mill Creek Hardware PUD Community Meeting scheduled for January 10, 2018 at 6 p.m. at the Trout Creek Community Center. Meeting Details
Ponte Vedra Architectural Review Committee Meeting scheduled for December 20, 2017 at 5 p.m. at the Ponte Vedra Beach Branch Library. PVARC Meeting Details
Mid-Anastasia Design Review Board Meeting scheduled for Thursday, December 14 at 3 p.m. in the Permit Center. MADRB Meeting Details
The Recreation Advisory Board Meeting scheduled for Thursday, December 21 has been rescheduled for Thursday, December 14.
The North Coastal Design Review Board Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, December 13 has been cancelled. The next scheduled meeting is January 10, 2018.
Insurance Committee Meeting is scheduled for the third Thursday of every month at 9:00 a.m. at the HHS Building, 200 San Sebastian View, St. Augustine to discuss insurance issues and any other business of the committee. Insurance Committee Meeting Notice
Events & Activities
Winter Wonderland – Celebrate the holidays with fun activities at the Solomon Calhoun pool! Bring the family to enjoy snowman relay races, scavenger hunt, decorate cookies and hot cocoa bar, and fun holiday crafts. Santa will be making an appearance to enjoy the festivities and celebrate the holiday. Saturday, December 16 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. For more information, please call 904.471.9622 or 904.824.6770. Winter Wonderland
County Commissioner Invitations – From time to time the St. Johns County Commissioners receive invitations to attend various events. On occasion, more than one County Commissioner may attend and participate at the event. For more information regarding the Notices for the events, visit the Board of County Commissioner’s Invitations webpage.
Public Records Requests
Government records may be seen and copied from a records custodian at the County Administration building, via specific County Departments responsible for their own records, from records custodians at Elected Officials Offices and at other levels of government such as state agencies, local, county and state authorities.
Public records requests to the County may be made by completing the Public Records Request Form or by contacting the County’s Public Records Custodian at:
Office of the County Attorney, Attn: Public Records Custodian
500 San Sebastian View, St. Augustine, Florida 32084-8686
E: email@example.com | P: (904) 209-0805 | F: (904) 209-0806
Fair Housing – For questions about the Fair Housing Act compliance, please contact: Homeownership Programs Administrator, Joseph Cone at (904) 209-6890.
Civil Rights Act and Americans with Disabilities Act – St. Johns County does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, religion or family status in any of its programs or services. For questions, concerns or complaints regarding Civil Rights or the Americans with Disabilities Act, contact Katie Diaz at (904) 209-0653, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Equal Opportunity Employment – For questions about Equal Opportunity Employment compliance, please contact Director of Personnel, Stacey Stanish at (904) 209-0545.
Special Districts information can be found at www.sjcfl.us/SpecialDistricts