Officials Welcome Lowe's to St. Johns County

Members of the St. Johns County Board of County Commissioners, Administration, and the Economic Development Division attended a board cutting ceremony and welcomed Lowe's to St. Johns County on Thursday, August 18. Lowe's Welcome


Volunteers Needed for Sea Turtle Beach Steward Program Volunteers needed to conduct bi-weekly beach cleanups and survey the wrack line to recover stranded washback sea turtles. All volunteers must complete a volunteer application, pass a background check, have a valid Florida driver license, complete online orientation, and attend one mandatory survey training on the beach. Trainings are on August 27 and 29. For more information, please visit Sea Turtle Beach Steward Volunteer information.

Peak Sea Turtle Nesting Season Reminders Turtles are still nesting while hatchlings from older nests are emerging. To protect these magnificent creatures and their vulnerable nesting sites, County officials are reminding residents, visitors, and businesses how to help protect natural habitat while enjoying the beach. Sea Turtle Season Reminders

Southern Pine Beetle Infestation Forests throughout Florida and St. Johns County are currently experiencing southern pine beetle infestations that are severely affecting wooded areas.. Learn more about the southern pine beetle, identifying infestations, and other preventative measures: Southern Pine Beetle Infestation

Library Card Sign-Up Month Throughout September, St. Johns County branch libraries will host events and activities, all of which are free with a library card. Residents who sign up for a library card during the month will also receive a free chocolate dip from the Hyppo Café and a 20% discount on Jacksonville Symphony tickets purchased online. Celebrate National Library Card Sign Up Month

Road Construction and Closures Interactive Mapping – The Public Works Department is pleased to announce a new online service to track St. Johns County road closures. Get weekly updates about current road construction, special events, public safety activity, and detours. Traffic Interruption Management System

State of Florida Zika Virus Hotline – 1.855.622.6735.

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

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

Road Construction Advisories


Planning & Zoning Agency Meeting scheduled for September 1, 2016 at 1:30 p.m. in the County Auditorium. PZA Meeting Details.

North Coastal Design Review Board Meeting scheduled ror Wednesday, September 14 at 4:00 p.m. in the Permit Center. NCDRB Meeting Details.

Mid-Anastasia Design Review Board Meeting scheduled for Thursday, September 8 has been cancelled. Next meeting is Thursday, October 13.

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


Fire Rescue and Falls Prevention Coalition host Walk Steady – Walk Steady, a safe walk for older adults to celebrate National Falls Prevention Awareness Day, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., September 10 at Brooks Rehabilitation, 190 Southpark Blvd., St. Augustine. The event will include fall screens, vendors, and food. Register at the event or Participants may bring walking assistance devices and "walking buddies" will be available. For more information, please call 904.345.7179. Walk Steady Event.

FEMA Flooplain Map Open House – The Federal Emergency Management Agency and St. Johns County are hosting community outreach meetings regarding recently proposed floodplain map updates on August 31 and September 1. Get information about the proposed updates and the appeal process. New flood zone designations can impact flood insurance policies and rates. Residents and business owners are encouraged to review the proposed updates, found at For more information, please call 904.827.6806. FEMA Flooplain Map Open House

Youth Basketball Clinics – Clinics are October 3 through December 3 and open to youth attending kindergarten through 8th grade. Taught by former Flagler College basketball players, the developmental clinics are designed to enhance player skills and prepare participants for the Spring Youth Basketball League. Registration is $30 and will be open from September 5 through 30. Youth Basketball Clinics

Hallowes Cove Kayak Trip – Parks and Recreation will be hosting a 2-3 hour guided kayak tour of the St. Johns River on Saturday August 27 and Sunday August 28 at 10am. The trip will launch from Riverfront Park, 4065 State Rd. 13, St. Johns. Kayak Trips

Free Guided Kayak Trips Parks and Recreation is hosting a guided kayak trip on Moultrie Creek on September 16 at 8:30am, and September 17 and 18 at 9:00am. This trip will leave from the Moultrie Creek Boat Ramp, 4805 Shore Drive, St. Augustine. Kayak Trips

Owl Prowl – Join the County Naturalist for an exciting new guided walk on Friday October 14 at Canopy Shores Park, 804 Christina Drive St. Augustine. Owl Prowl

Evanescence with guest Sick Puppies at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on Thursday, November 10, 2016. Tickets will go on sale Friday, August 26 at 12 p.m. St. Augustine Amphitheatre

Daryl Hall and John Oates with special guest Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on Wednesday, November 9, 2016. Tickets will go on sale Friday, August 26 at 10 a.m. St. Augustine Amphitheatre

St. Augustine Record Fair at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre Sunday, October 16 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The biannual St. Augustine Record Fair is a free, family-friendly event and is open to the public. St. Augustine Record Fair

Prophets of Rage at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre on Friday, September 30 with guests AWOLNATION and Wakrat. Tickets on sale now. Prophets of Rage

The Turnpike Troubadours at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre Backyard Stage on Tuesday, October 18, 2016. Tickets on sale now. Turnpike Troubadours

Sing Out Loud Festival, a St. Augustine celebration of music! Over the course of three weekends in late August and early September, over 100 local and national musicians will perform throughout downtown St. Augustine, St. Augustine Beach and the St. Augustine Amphitheatre. All concert events are free and open to the public including the Sing Out Loud Festival Main Showcase featuring headliners Brandi Carlile, Indigo Girls, Booker T Jones and The Travelin' McCourys. Sing Out Loud Festival

New Shows Announced for Ponte Vedra Concert Hall – New shows include Taylor Hicks, Under the Streetlamp; WellRED Comedy Tour; The Minneapolis Sound; Rusted Root and Devon Allman Band; Rick Thomas; John Mayall; Todd Snider with special guest Rorey Carroll; Edwin McCain. Get more information about all these shows and more @ 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 @, or (904) 209-0805.

Compliance Coordinators

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,

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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