Potential Severe Weather Warning
Potential Severe Weather, January 22, 2017 – 1030 hrs
Emergency Operations Center Level: 3 (Monitoring)
Strong to severe thunderstorms associated with a powerful squall line will move through all of NE Florida mainly during the mid afternoon and evening. Any discrete supercells that develop ahead of the approaching line could also produce severe weather across the area. There may be formidable destructive bowing segments with strong thunderstorm winds. Isolated strong tornados and large hail are possible. The biggest impact will be damaging wind gusts of 60 to 80 mph and large hail. Isolated strong tornado cannot be ruled out. Greatest threat period 4-9pm for St. Johns County. There is high confidence of severe weather for today. Emergency Operations Center Report
Post Hurricane Matthew Information
Post-Hurricane Rebuilding Website – www.sjcfl.us/hurricanematthewrebuild
Sunset Kayak Tours – Join us for guided tours at Trout Creek Park, 6795 Collier Road, St. Augustine, February 10, 11, or 12 at 4:30 p.m. Explore Trout Creek and Palmo Bay and experience the sunset over the St. Johns River. The fee is $20 per person if you bring your own kayak, $40 per person if you use a county kayak. Kayak Tours
Senior Fitness in the Park – St. Johns County has partnered with the University of St. Augustine to provide Fitness in the Park, a free exercise program for adults ages 60 years and older, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursdays, January 19 through April 13 at Canopy Shores Park. Senior Fitness in the Park
River Blessing – Join us from 9 to 11 a.m. on January 28 at Alpine Groves Park for a ceremony inspired by First Nations Native People and enjoy dialogue from local River Keepers. The Stetson Kennedy Foundation will host tours of Beluthahatchee Park, 1523 State Road 13, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, please call 904.209.0348.
Boards and Committees Volunteer Opportunities – The volunteer positions consider and make recommendations on a myriad of topics including planning and zoning, development projects, libraries, parks and recreation facilities and programs, and arts, culture, and tourism matters. For more information, please call 904.209.0300. Boards and Committees
Become an Ocean Lifeguard! St. Johns County Fire Rescue announced annual tryouts for the 2017 beach season. We are in need of highly motivated and qualified personnel to help staff our beaches this summer. Ocean Lifeguard Employment Opportunities
Meet the Featured Adoptable Cats & Dogs – Pets of the Week!
Road Construction Advisories – www.sjcfl.us/Traffic.
Meetings & Workshops
FEMA Floodplain Map Open House – FEMA and St. Johns County are hosting a community outreach meeting regarding proposed floodplain map updates from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on January 24 at the Community Center and Exhibition Hall, 2508 South Beach Parkway, Jacksonville Beach. Residents and businesses are encouraged to review proposed updates. For more information, please call 904.827.6806. FEMA Open House
Tourist Development Council Regular Meeting scheduled for Monday, January 23 at 1:30 p.m. in the County Auditorium. TDC Meeting Details.
Mid-Anastasia Design Review Board Meeting scheduled for Thursday, February 9, has been cancelled. Next meeting March 9.
North Coastal Design Review Board Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, February 8, has been cancelled. Next meeting March 8.
Byrlnne Ricketts Trust Community Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, February 15 at 6 p.m. at the Trout Creek Park Community Center. Ricketts Trust Meeting Details.
Tomoka Pines PUD Community Meeting scheduled for Monday, January 23 at 6 p.m. at Mill Creek Elementary School. Tomoka Pines PUD Meeting Details
Ponte Vedra Architectural Review Committee scheduled for Wednesday, January 25 at 5 p.m. in the Ponte Vedra Beach Library. PVARC Meeting Details.
South Anastasia Design Review Board scheduled for Thursday, January 26 at 3 p.m. at the Permit Center. SADRB Meeting Details.
St. Augustine Amphitheatre & Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
Fool's Paradise at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on Friday, March 31 and Saturday, April 1. A funk-filled event, featuring New York funk masters Science, The Main Squeeze, Organ Freeman, Oteil Burbridge and many more. Two-day passes and VIP packages on sale now. St. Augustine Amphitheatre
The Wailers at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall on Thursday, April 6. Tickets go on sale Friday, January 27 at 10 a.m. Ponte Vedra Concert
Drive-By Truckers at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall on Sunday, April 16. Tickets on sale now. Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
Idina Menzel at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on Friday, May 26. Tickets go on sale Friday, January 27 at 10 a.m. St. Augustine Amphitheatre
The English Beat with The Skatalites at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall on Wednesday, March 8. Tickets on sale now. Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
2CELLOS and their The Score Tour at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on Saturday, September 23. Tickets on sale now. St. Augustine Amphitheatre
St. Johns Reads Hootenanny at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on Saturday, February 4.
The St. Johns Reads Hootenanny featuring The Wobbly Toms and the 2010 film True Grit is free and open to all ages. St. Augustine Amphitheatre
Umphrey's McGee with special guest Big Something at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on Saturday, April 29. Tickets on sale now. St. Augustine Amphitheatre
Robert Earl Keen at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall for two nights, Saturday, March 11 and Sunday, March 12. Tickets on sale now. Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
David Bromberg brings his David Bromberg Quintet to the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall on Tuesday, March 14, 2017. Tickets on sale now. Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
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 @ firstname.lastname@example.org, or (904) 209-0805.
Fair Housing – For questions about the Fair Housing Act compliance, please contact: Homeownership Programs Administrator, Benjamin Coney at (904) 209-6892.
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, email@example.com.
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