St. Augustine

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St. Augustine residents can report street flooding and clogged storm drains online as they face potential high winds, heavy rain and above-average high tides brought on by Hurricane Michael.

St. Johns County Tops In Florida For Wealth And Affordability

Sep 21, 2018
Via The Jacksonville Daily Record

St. Johns County is the wealthiest county in Florida, ranked by median income, and that gives county residents more purchasing power than anywhere else in the state.

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After three years of work, including more than a dozen public meetings, workshops and online surveys, St Augustine’s Historic Preservation Master Plan is finally ready to be adopted.

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The city of St. Augustine has extended the deadline for people to take an online survey about what a major thoroughfare into the city, King Street, should look like.

Via City of St. Augustine

St. Augustine city leaders asked for the public’s help in figuring out what to do with the old Waterworks Building on San Marco Avenue and received plenty of opinions.

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Elite Airways has announced it is canceling service between Northeast Florida Regional Airport (UST) in St. Augustine, Rochester International Airport (RST) in Minnesota and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) in Arizona.

City of St. Augustine

St. Augustine City Commissioners are getting down to business this week on the proposed $58 million budget for the 2019 fiscal year.

WSOS

Incumbent St. Augustine Mayor Nancy Shaver debated one of her two challengers, former County Commissioner Bill McClure Friday morning on radio station WSOS. Candidate Jackie Rock, who was not part of the debate, will also be on city residents’ primary ballots in the nonpartisan race.  

Historic Markers Stolen from 2 St. Augustine Civil Rights Sites

Aug 8, 2018
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Historic markers memorializing two sites important to St. Augustine’s civil rights movement of the 1960s were ripped off their buildings over the past few weeks.

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Elite Airways has announced it is postponing the start of twice weekly service between Rochester (Minn.) International Airport (RST) and Northeast Florida Regional Airport (UST) in St. Augustine as well as Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX).

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Tuesday on First Coast Connect we spoke with former Jacksonville Mayor and Democratic Congressional candidate Alvin Brown who is challenging incumbent Al Lawson in the August Florida Primary (01:00).

 

Shops and shoppers along Avilés Street in St. Augustine will get a break from all the demolition noise this weekend.

Via City of St. Augustine

St. Augustine city leaders are asking for the public’s help in figuring out what to do with the old Waterworks Building on San Marco Avenue.

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The crumbling building at 9  Avilés Street in Old St. Augustine is coming down.

Washington Street Urban Project

The City of St. Augustine has scheduled paving projects in neighborhoods adjacent to San Marco Ave. in the North City area, north of May St., starting on July 16 and continuing through August 3. 

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