Post-Hurricane Irma

Hotel Extension for Eligible Irma Survivors – Eligible Hurricane Irma survivors receiving Transitional Sheltering Assistance (TSA) may receive an extension to stay temporarily in hotels while they look for an alternative place to live. The TSA program, which pays for short-term hotel stays, has extended eligibility from December 3 to January 6, with hotel checkout on January 7. FEMA Press Release

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. 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 solidwaste@sjcfl.us.

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

FYIs

Solomon Calhoun Community Pool Winter Schedule – The schedule for lap swimming, water aerobics, family swimming, swim lessons, and swim teams is on the Solomon Calhoun page. For fees, rental inquiries, or information on swim lessons sponsored by the YMCA, please visit the webpage or call 904.209.0395.

Hastings Annual Hometown Christmas Parade – St. Johns County was proud to participate in the Town of Hastings Annual Hometown Christmas Parade. Thank you for allowing us to be a part of your holiday celebrations! Parade Photo Gallery

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 Closed Weekdays Through March 1 – Mickler's Landing Beachfront Park will be closed Monday through Friday while the site is utilized as a staging area for beach restoration. The closure includes the parking lot, beach access, and all related facilities. The park will be open on Saturdays and Sundays. Please exercise caution as heavy equipment will be in use 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/StAugustineBeachPope 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

Planning & Zoning Agency Meeting scheduled for Thursday, December 21, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. in the County Auditorium. PZA 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

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

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

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: publicrecords@sjcfl.us   |  P: (904) 209-0805  |  F: (904) 209-0806

For more information, please view the Public Records Request Brochure or visit the Public Records / Open Government page.

Compliance Coordinators

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, kdiaz@sjcfl.us.

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

Special Districts

Special Districts information can be found at www.sjcfl.us/SpecialDistricts

 

 

 

 

 

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