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.
The St. Johns County Legislative Action Plan is a focused list of priorities for which the County requests financial assistance and other support from our State and Federal delegation members. County Administration and staff assemble a draft list of priorities annually that are reviewed and approved by the Board of County Commissioners. The Board of County Commissioners adopted the 2017 Legislative Action Plan in September 2016 and will present it to the St. Johns County Legislative Delegation at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, January 18 at the County Administration Auditorium, 500 San Sebastian View. Highlights include transportation funding, water quality, beach renourishment, open space and land conservation grants, and unfunded state and federal mandates.
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
Mickler's Landing Beach Closures – The parking lot, walkover, and all related facilities are closed due to beach restoration associated with Hurricane Matthew. Please exercise caution when visiting the park. Improvements are scheduled to be complete in Spring 2017. For more information, please call 904.209.0322.
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
2017 St. Johns County Delegation Meeting – State Representative Cyndi Stevenson, Chair of the St. Johns County Legislative Delegation, announces that the St. Johns County Legislative Delegation will be meeting on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. The meeting will take place in the St. Johns County Commission Chamber Auditorium, 500 San Sebastian View, St. Augustine. Full Meeting Details
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
Planning and Zoning Agency Meeting scheduled for Thursday, January 19 at 1:30 p.m. in the County Auditorium. PZA 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
Anastasia Music Festival – An epic three-day bluegrass celebration with traditional and modern bluegrass music at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre Thursday, March 16 through Saturday, March 18. The Festival will host the brightest bluegrass stars touring today including The Del McCoury Band, David Grisman's Bluegrass Experience, Sam Bush, Elephant Revival, Fruition, Cabinet, Jeff Austin Band, The Travelin' McCourys, Mandolin Orange, Joe Pug and many more! St. Augustine Amphitheatre
Earth, Wind & Fire at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on Thursday, March 9. St. Augustine Amphitheatre
Alan Jackson's Honky Tonk Highway Tour at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on Saturday, April 8. Special guest Lee Ann Womack. St. Augustine Amphitheatre
Steve Winwood at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on Friday, May 5. St. Augustine Amphitheatre
KT Tunstall at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall on Sunday, March 5. Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
Justin Hayward, vocalist, lead guitarist, and composer for the Moody Blues at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall on Monday, February 27. Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
Shovels & Rope with guest Matthew Logan Vasquez at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall on Saturday, April 8. 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 @ email@example.com, 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, 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