St. Johns County is in a transition period from Hurricane Ian storm related debris to standard yard debris services. To ensure the best service to residents, please adhere to the standard yard debris guidelines to streamline efforts and keep routes on schedule:
Not placing yard debris properly at the curb could delay the collection of your debris.
FEMA has reopened its Hurricane Ian Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in St. Johns County. The DRC previously temporarily closed due to impacts from Hurricane Nicole.
Monday - Saturday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Wind Mitigation Building, 3111 Agricultural Center Drive, St. Augustine, FL 32092
FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers provide disaster survivors with information from Florida state agencies, FEMA, and the U.S. Small Business Administration. Survivors can get help applying for federal assistance, learn about the types of assistance available, learn about the appeals process, and get updates on applications.
In addition to visiting a center, you can apply by visiting disasterassistance.gov, using the FEMA mobile app, or calling 800-621-3362 between 7 a.m. and 11 p.m. Help is available in most languages. If you use a relay service, such as a video relay (VRS), captioned telephone, or other services, provide FEMA with the number for that service.
Disaster Recovery Centers are accessible to people with disabilities. It has assistive technology equipment that allows disaster survivors to interact with staff. Video Remote Interpreting is available and in-person sign language is available by request. The centers also have accessible parking, ramps, and restrooms.
FEMA Individual Assistance can help with temporary lodging expenses, basic home repairs, and other essential disaster-related needs.
For an accessible video on how to apply for assistance, please watch this official FEMA tutorial. For more information about Hurricane Ian recovery in Florida, visit floridadisaster.org.
St. Johns County has opened an email hotline to provide local businesses with assistance related to Hurricanes Ian or Nicole. Business owners can email firstname.lastname@example.org for help with understanding federal, state and local resources available for impacted businesses. All email inquiries will be responded to by St. Johns County staff during regular business hours.