St. Johns County Accolades

2011

  • American Bus Association – Named St. Augustine's Nights of Lights among the “Top 100 Events.”
  • American Water Works Association – Awarded St. Johns County the “Water Conservation Award for Excellence - Best in Class.”
  • CheapFlights.com – Named Ponte Vedra Beach among the “10 Best Getaways Without Kids.”
  • Florida Beach Patrol Chiefs Association – Awarded St. Johns County the “President’s Award for Outstanding Contributions to Ocean Lifesaving and Organizational Excellence.”
  • Florida Department of Education – Ranked St. Johns County School District #1 in the State out of 67 districts in total FCAT points.
  • Florida Storm Water Association – Awarded St. Johns County the “Excellence Award for Outstanding and Comprehensive Storm Water Program in the State.”
  • Government Finance Officers Association – Awarded St. Johns County the “Distinguished Budget Presentation Award.”
  • National Geographic Magazine – Named St. Augustine among the “Top 10 Places in the World to View Holiday Lights.”
  • Northeast Florida Builders Association – Awarded St. Johns County the “Good Government Award” recognizing the Building Services Division for dedicated service to the community.
  • Smart Meetings Platinum Choice Awards – Named St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra, and the Beaches among the “Best Convention and Visitor's Bureaus in North America.”