First Coast

News impacting Duval, Baker, Nassau, St. Johns and Clay counties.

The Main Street Bridge in Downtown Jacksonville

Jacksonville’s Main Street Bridge will be closing nightly this week and be completely closed the next two weekends as crews reinstall an overhead temporary work platform that was removed as a precaution in preparation for Hurricane Irma.

Jacksonville flooding
Robert Torbert

Federal disaster relief officials began canvassing neighborhoods across the First Coast immediately following Hurricane Irma.

2 Men Shot On Jacksonville's Westside Expected To Survive

Sep 18, 2017

Two men were shot and wounded on the Westside early Monday morning, the Jacksonville Sheriffs's Office said.

JEA power restoration

About 26,000 JEA customers were without electricity Friday afternoon, following Hurricane Irma’s hit early this week.

Ryan Benk / WJCT News

The nation’s oldest city suffered massive flooding in its historic district as a result of Hurricane Irma.

And many St. Augustine businesses closest to the Matanzas River aren’t sure when they’ll be reopening.