St. Johns County District 1 Commissioner Meet and Greet – James K. Johns, St. Johns County District 1 Commissioner, is hosting a District 4 Meet and Greet from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, December 10 at THE PLAYERS Community Senior Center, 175 Landrum Lane, Ponte Vedra. The meeting will provide St. Johns County residents with the opportunity to meet Commissioner Johns and provide feedback regarding county programs, initiatives, facilities, and other topics not currently on a Board of County Commission agenda. Residents of the County are cordially invited to attend and participate in the informal question-and-answer session and provide Commissioner Johns with insight into what they believe are the priorities for their district and St. Johns County as a whole. For additional information, please call 904.209.0301.

Planning and Zoning Agency Meeting on Thursday, December 3 at 1:30 p.m. in the County Auditorium. Meeting Details.

North Coastal Design Review Board Meeting on Wednesday, December 9 at 4:00 p.m. in the Permit Center Conference Room. Meeting Details.

Mid-Anastasia Design Review Board Meeting on Thursday, December 10 at 3:00 p.m. in the Permit Center Conference Room. Meeting Details.

Ponte Vedra Architectural Review Committee Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, December 16, has been cancelled.

South Anastasia Design Review Board Meeting scheduled for Thursday, December 17 has been cancelled.

St. Johns County Board of County Commission Regular Meetings are held on the first and third Tuesdays of each month at 9:00 a.m. in the St. Johns County Auditorium. Agendas | Minutes | Calendar

Negotiation Meetings – Public session for collective bargaining contract negotiations. IAFF: Meeting Schedule.


Thanksgiving Holiday Hours – All departments and Administrative offices of the St. Johns County Board of County Commissioners and the Pet Center will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 26 and 27. The Pet Center will open on Saturday, November 29 and all other offices on Monday, November 30. Libraries and bookmobiles will close from 6 p.m. Wednesday, November 25 through Saturday, the 28th.

Garbage, recycling, and yard debris will not be collected on Thursday, November 26 with all collections delayed one day and completed by Saturday, November 28. The Tillman Ridge and Stratton Road scale houses will be closed on November 26 and will resume standard hours on Friday, the 27th.

Wayne Pacetti Receives Beacon of Tenure Award – St. Johns County presented the award at his retirement recognition.  The award is custom made by a local artist and will be presented to employees with 40 consecutive years of service. Beacon of Tenure.

On-Beach Parking Passes on Sale – Pre-season prices are $30 for St. Johns County residents and $40 for non-residents. Prices increase March 2, 2016. Handicap passes are $20, and disabled veterans are eligible for a free pass. Parking Passes on Sale.

St. Johns Street Construction and Closure – On November 16, the Engineering Division will begin a sewer line installatrion. Closures from West King Street to West First Street will last approximately 60 days and detour routes will be posted. Please plan accordingly and drive safely. For more information, call (904) 209-0136 or email

Food for Fines Program Replaces Library Fines with Canned Goods to Benefit Health and Human Services Food Pantry – Through December 19, patrons can eliminate library fines while providing much needed assistance to the Food Pantry. Each non-perishable food item donated will remove $1 of fines.   Food for Fines

2016 St. Johns County Legislative Action Plan The plan is a focused list of priorities for which the County requests financial assistance and other support from our State and Federal delegation members. Please call 904.209.0549 for additional information. Legislative Action Plan

Meet the Featured Adoptable Cats & Dogs – Pets of the Week!

Board Vacancies – St. Johns County is currently accepting applications for volunteers interested in serving on boards. Board Vacancies.

Road Construction Advisories


Phone Calls From Santa – The Parks and Recreation Department is hosting its annual Phone Calls From Santa event in December for St. Johns County children eight years old or younger. More information.

Community First Credit Union's A December To Remember – The St. Augustine Amphitheatre will host two free holiday concerts, The Blind Boys of Alabama on Sunday, November 29 and Clint Black on Saturday, December 5. Admission is free with the donation of a non-perishable food item. A December to Remember

Graham Nash at the The Ponte Vedra Concert Hall on Wednesday, January 27, 2016. Tickets on sale this Friday, December 4,, 2015 at 10 a.m. Ponte Vedra Concert Hall

Rita Wilson at the The Ponte Vedra Concert Hall on Friday, April 15, 2016. Tickets on sale now. Ponte Vedra Concert Hall

The Moody Blues at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on Friday, March 11, 2016. Tickets on sale now. St. Augustine Amphitheatre

The Zombies at the The Ponte Vedra Concert Hall on Thursday, March 3, 2016. Tickets on sale now. Ponte Vedra Concert Hall

Guided Kayak Exploration Trips – Join the County Naturalist in exploring nature along our rivers and waterways. Kayak Trips

St. Johns County Public Library Monthly Events Listings by branch

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 may be made by completing the Public Records Request Form or contacting us directly. For more information, please view the Public Records Request Brochure, visit the  Public Records / Open Government page, or contact Board of County Commissioners Records Management @, or (904) 209-0805.

Compliance Coordinators

Fair Housing For questions about the Fair Housing Act compliance, please contact: Homeownership Programs Administrator, Dana Froberg at (904) 827-6895.

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,

Equal Opportunity Employment – For questions about Equal Opportunity Employment compliance, please contact Director of Personnel, Stacey Stanish at (904) 209-0545.

Special Districts

Housing Finance Authority of St. Johns County

St. Johns County Community Redevelopment Agency

Anastasia Sanitary District (Inactive)







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