Hastings Branch Library Offers Accredited High School Diploma Program – Qualified community members can earn high school diplomas and career certificates through Career Online High School. The school is designed to reengage adults in education and prepare them for post-secondary career education or the workforce. Scholarships will be awarded to qualified learners. Learn more at www.sjcpls.org or call 904.827.6976.
St. Johns County Remains Healthiest County in Florida for Sixth Consecutive Year –
The County also ranks first in the State in quality of life and social and economic factors, high in clinical care, length of life, and health behaviors in the eighth annual County Health Rankings and Roadmaps Report, released in March 2017 by the University of Wisconsin and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Florida's Healthiest County
St. Johns River Hurricane Matthew Debris Removal – The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is removing Hurricane Matthew related debris in the St. Johns River. Contractors began along Julington Creek and will work south to remove and dispose of vegetative and structural debris in the waterway. Only Hurricane related debris will be removed. To report waterway debris, or for more information, please email email@example.com.
Free Discount Prescription Savings Program – St. Johns County is pleased to join the Coast2Coast Rx Card program. The new card helps participants save on the cost of medications. In 2016 cardholders saved an average of 65% on the cost of prescription drugs. Discount Prescriptions Program
Boards and Committees Volunteer Opportunities – The volunteer positions consider and make recommendations regarding a myriad of topics including planning and zoning issues, development projects, libraries, parks and recreation, arts, culture, and tourism matters. For more information, please call 904.209.0300. Boards and Committees
Meet the Featured Adoptable Cats & Dogs – Pets of the Week!
Road Construction Advisories – www.sjcfl.us/Traffic.
Meetings & Workshops
Medical Marijuana Workshop – St. Johns County is hosting the workshop at 4 p.m. on April 13 at the Permit Center, 4040 Lewis Speedway, to discuss proposed zoning and permitting regulations for medical marijuana retail stores and treatment. The public is invited to attend and provide feedback. It is anticipated that one or more St. Johns County Board of County Commissioners may attend and participate at this workshop. For additional information, please call 904.209.0805 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ponte Vedra Zoning & Adjustment Board Meeting scheduled for Monday, April 3 at 3:00 p.m. in the County Auditorium. PVZAB Meeting Details.
Personal Property Mini-Warehouses And Upland Buffer Setback Reductions Public Hearing before the Board of County Commissioners on April 4, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. Proposed Land Development Code Amendments
Signs and Definitions of the Land Development Code Public Hearing before the Board of County Commissioners has been rescheduled from April 4, 2017, at 5:01 P.M. to May 2, 2017 at 5:01 P.M. Proposed Land Development Code Amendments
Events & Activities
Easter Egg Hunts – Parks & Recreation will host four Easter Egg Hunts for children ages 8 and younger. Two on Thursday, April 13 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at Veterans and Palencia parks, and two on Saturday, April 15 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m at Treaty and Al Wilkie Parks. Parents, bring your cameras for pics with the Easter bunny and don't forget to bring a basket to collect the eggs! For more infomation, please call (904) 209-0333.
2017 Just Tri It! Join us for the 2017 Kids Triathlon on April 23 at the Solomon Calhoun Center! Children ages 5-14 can join in the fun and JUST TRI IT! This is a non-competitive event gives everyone the chance to participate in a Triathlon. The first 150 children to pick up their race packets will get a Just Tri It! t-shirt and every child that completes the race will get a medal for their accomplishment! Just Tri It!
St. Augustine Amphitheatre & Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
The Ultimate 80s Dance Party Saturday, June 10 at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall. Presented by Apex Theatre Studio. Tickets on sale now. Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
Paul Simon at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre Thursday, June 1. Tickets on sale now. St. Augustine Amphitheatre
The Victor Wooten Trio at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall Friday, May 12. Tickets go on sale March 31 at 10 a.m. Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
Dave Mason will bring his Alone Together Again tour at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall Friday, June 16. Tickets go on sale March 31 at 10 a.m. Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
Zoso, the Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience, at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall Thursday, June 8. Tickets go on sale March 31 at 10 a.m. Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
Asleep at the Wheel at the at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall Thursday, May 25. 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 @ 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