2018 News and Announcements

Commercial Growth Strong for St. Johns County in 2018; Outlook Good for 2019
St. Augustine Record, December 29, 2018

New Hotels on Tap for Vilano
St. Augustine Record, December 26, 2018

Two Hotels Planned near St. Augustine Outlets
Financial News & Daily Record, December 24, 2018

Opportunity Zones Pique Investor Interest; Firm Seeks Millions for Region
St. Augustine Record, December 21, 2018

Shopping Center near Palencia Opens with All Spaces Leased
St. Augustine Record, December 16, 2018

Beachfront Embassy Suites Opens in St. Augustine
Jacksonville Business Journal, December 18, 2018

Despite Existing Pace, Developers See County's Great Potential
St. Augustine Record, December 1, 2018

Major Solar Farm Development Planned off SR 207
St. Augustine Record, November 27, 2018

Flagler Hospital Announces Nocatee Expansion
Jacksonville Business Journal, November 27, 2018

St. Johns County Is Northeast Florida's Hottest Retail Market
Jacksonville.com, November 26, 2018

Publix-Anchored Bartram Market to Begin Construction
Financial News & Daily Record, November 26, 2018

Light Industrial Park Planned in Twin Creeks
Financial News & Daily Record, November 20, 2018

The Mathis Report: Fountains at St. Johns Planned Along County Road 210
Financial News & Daily Record, November 19, 2018

Made in St. Augustine: From Datil Peppers to Popsicles
St. Augustine Record, November 18, 2018

In October, St. Johns County Had One of Its Highest Residential Permitting Months Since Recession
St. Augustine Record, November 13, 2018

Baptist Health to Build Nocatee Comprehensive Facility
Jacksonville.com, November 5, 2018

St. Augustine Businesses Are Making the Switch to Environmentally Friendly Practices
St. Augustine Record, November 3, 2018

Booming Hospitality Industry Creates More Than Minimum-Wage Opportunities
St. Augustine Record, November 3, 2018

Shopping Without the Drive: New St. Johns Stores Could Impact Duval
Financial News & Daily Record, November 2, 2018

Major Development Announces New Tenants
Jacksonville Business Journal, October 30, 2018

Phase 1 Durbin Park Opens Soon
St. Augustine Record, October 30, 2018

Eleven New Tenants Announced Durbin Park
Financial News & Daily Record, October 30, 2018

Ferber to Develop Durbin Park Crossing
Financial News & Daily Record, October 26, 2018

Jax Growth Benefits SJC Commercial
Jacksonville Business Journal, October 26, 2018

UF Study Shows SJC Population Growth
St. Augustine Record, October 23, 2018

St. Johns Tech
St. Augustine Record, October 23, 2018

Residential Drives Commercial Investment
St. Augustine Record, October 23, 2018

Second Specialty Grocer Planned for SJC
Financial News & Daily Record, October 23, 2018

Potato Capital Grows More Than Potatoes
St. Augustine Record, October 19, 2018

Hastings Opportunity for Growth
St. Augustine Record, October 17, 2018

Cinemark to Open Movie Theatre
Financial News & Daily Record, October 16, 2018

Durbin Park Announces Cinemark
Jacksonville Business Journal, October 16, 2018

St. Augustine Air Charter Flies to Bahamas
Jacksonville Business Journal, October 3, 2018

Adamec Harley-Davidson Expanding with New St. Augustine Dealership
Jacksonville Business Journal, September 26, 2018

County Still Leads State with Lowest Unemployment Rate
St. Augustine Record, September 21, 2018

St. Johns Tops State for Wealth, Affordability
Financial News & Daily Record, September 21, 2018

St. Johns Continues Homebuilding Dominance
Financial News & Daily Record, September 13, 2018

Study: St. Johns County Residents Have Most Buying Power in State
St. Augustine Record, September 8, 2018

If You Live in This Florida County, Your Earnings Go Further
Tampa Bay Times, September 8, 2018

St. Johns County, Florida - Growth and Opportunity
Business View Magazine, September, 2018

Gov. Scott Visits Local Business to Announce Florida's Lowest Unemployment Rate in More Than a Decade
Ponte Vedra Recorder, August 23, 2018

Unemployment Rate Tops in State
St. Augustine Record, August 17, 2018

Rulon International Scales Growth with Expansion of St. Augustine Plant
St. Augustine Record, August 12, 2018

Led by Walmart, Hundreds of Retail Jobs Coming to County
St. Augustine Record, August 7, 2018

Earth Fare Set to Open Third Area Store in New St. Johns County Shopping CenterJacksonville Business Journal, July 25, 2018

From Humble Beginnings to Bright Future: How the St. Augustine Amphitheatre Raised Its Profile
St. Augustine Record, July 22, 2018

High Ticket Sales Ranks St. Augustine Amphitheatre 4th Best in the World
St. Augustine Record, July 19, 2018

PGA Tour Puts Stake in Ground for New Global Home Site
Ponte Vedra Recorder, July 19, 2018

June Another Near-Record Month for Building in St. Johns County
St. Augustine Record, July 11, 2018

St. Augustine Named One of Nation's Best Beach Towns
Financial News & Daily Record, June 28, 2018

The Mathis Report: Home Depot, Gate Going up at the Pavilion
Financial News & Daily Record, June 20, 2018

St. Johns County Has State's Lowest Unemployment Rate at 2.6 Percent
St. Augustine Record, June 15, 2018

Commission Looks to Exempt Commercial Projects from Concurrency Requirements
St. Augustine Record, June 4, 2018

Elite Airways Airlines Announces Service at Northeast Florida Regional Airport
Northeast Florida Regional Airport Press Release, May 31, 2018

Census: St. Johns County Is Nation's 14th Fastest-Growing County
St. Augustine Record, May 24, 2018

St. Augustine Distillery Gets Nod for North America's Top Distillery Tour
St. Augustine Record, May 23, 2018

Progress Slowly Taking Hold Along West King Street
St. Augustine Record, May 18, 2018

Commission OKs $129k Incentives Request for Business Expansion
St. Augustine Record, May 17, 2018

Completed Bike Trail to Palatka Could Lead to Rewards from Agritourism
St. Augustine Record, May 15, 2018

Golf, a Vital Industry in St. Johns County, Sees Solid Economic Growth at National Level
St. Augustine Record, May 1, 2018

New Stores Arrive in St. Augustine
St. Augustine Record, April 29, 2018

After Receiving Incentives, Manufacturer Plans to Expand First Coast Presence, Add JobsJacksonville Business Journal, April 26, 2018

Construction of New PGA Tour Headquarters to Commence Summer 2018
Ponte Vedra Recorder, April 19, 2018

School District Continues Ambitious PreK Expansion
St. Augustine Record, April 16, 2018

Sales, Price Growth for NE Florida Homes Remain Steady
St. Augustine Record, April 14, 2018

High-End Winn-Dixie Store Reopens in St. Johns County
Jacksonville Business Journal, April 11, 2018

Residents Tell Shores Villa Plaza Owners They Want Trader Joe's
St. Augustine Record, April 7, 2018

Funding Secured for FC Expressway's Final Phase
St. Augustine Record, April 7, 2018

Census Estimates Show County Growth Continues
St. Augustine Record, April 5, 2018

County Commission Oks New Impact Fees with Nod to Commercial Development
St. Augustine Record, April 4, 2018

New Neighborhoods Slated for Development near SR 207, I-95 Interchange
St. Augustine Record, April 3, 2018

More Than $80 Million Going into First Phase of Durbin Park Project
St. Augustine Record, March 31, 2018

County Tops in State on New U.S. News & World Report Health Rating
St. Augustine Record, March 29, 2018

Flying Biscuit Seeks Northeast Florida Locations
Financial News & Daily Record, March 26, 2018

The Spot Cafe Owner to Open New Restaurant in Hastings
St. Augustine Record, March 24, 2018

St. Johns County Posts Lowest Unemployment in State
Jacksonville Business Journal, March 23, 2018

Tourism Numbers Hit New High in 2017
St. Augustine Record, March 21, 2018

Bartram Market to Bring Grocer, Shops to St. Johns, Duval Counties
Financial News & Daily Record, March 16, 2018

Renaissance Marriott Coming to St. Augustine
Financial News & Daily Record, March 16, 2018

County Leads State in Annual Health Rankings
St. Augustine Record, March 14, 2018

Hastings Residents Hope Change Leads to More Business Investment
St. Augustine Record, March 13, 2018

Rise in Mortgage Rates Hasn't Slowed Real Estate Activity in St. Johns County
St. Augustine Record, March 11, 2018

Bojangles' Franchisee Announces Plans for First Restaurant in St. Augustine
St. Augustine Record, February 25, 2018

Increase in County's Non-Residential Impact Fees Unlikely
St. Augustine Record, February 25, 2018

JaxUSA Partnership Starts Process on New Strategy for Economic Development
Jacksonville Business Journal, February 23, 2018

Beachwalk Taking Shape as Lagoon Fills
Financial News & Daily Record, February 16, 2018

Commercial Activity Accelerating in St. Johns County
St. Augustine Record, February 15, 2018

More Accolades for Oldest City
St. Augustine Record, February 13, 2018

‘This Is Another City’ Durbin Park Development Projected to Reshape County's Commercial Landscape
St. Augustine Record, February 10, 2018

Education Notebook: School District Gets High Marks from National Publication
St. Augustine Record, February 6, 2018

Walmart, Home Depot Will Anchor First Phase of Durbin Park
St. Augustine Record, February 6, 2018

Stores, Restaurants Lined up for Durbin Park in St. Johns
Financial News & Daily Record, February 1, 2018

Money Names St. Augustine Best Place to Live in Florida; Ponte Vedra Named to Top 20 by Coastal Living
St. Augustine Record, January 30, 2018

St. Johns County Real Estate Market Saw Few Lulls in 2017
St. Augustine Record, January 27, 2018

PGA TOUR Unveils Plans for New Headquarters with Gov. Scott, Commissioner Monaha
Ponte Vedra Recorder, January 25, 2018

Land Cleared near Flea Market on SR 207 to Make Room for Possible Hotels, Restaurants
St. Augustine Record, January 23, 2018

PGA TOUR Unveils Plans for Its New Headquarters
Financial News & Daily Record, January 22, 2018

St. Johns County Ended 2017 with Lowest Unemployment in Florida
St. Augustine Record, January 21, 2018

PGA TOUR Shows off Plans for New Headquarters Building as Gov. Scott Visits
St. Augustine Record, January 20, 2018

Gov. Scott: PGA TOUR to Create 300 Jobs at New Global Headquarters in St. Johns County
Governor Rick Scott's Press Office, January 19, 2018

PGA TOUR Reveals Plans for New First Coast Headquarters
Jacksonville Business Journal, January 19, 2018

The PGA TOUR’s New Headquarters Look Amazing
Golfweek, January 19, 2018

Check out the New (187,000 Square Foot!) PGA TOUR Headquarters
Golf, January 19, 2018

Foster + Partners Unveils Its Stunning Design of the New PGA Tour Headquarters
Architectural Digest, January 19, 2018

PGA TOUR Announces Details of New Global Home with Florida Governor Rick Scott
PGA TOUR Press Release, January 19, 2018

Beachwalk: St. Johns County’s Newest Upscale Neighborhood
Ponte Vedra Recorder, January 11, 2018

Sustainable, Smart Development Characterizes St. Johns County's Growth
Florida Trend, December 28, 2017