Clay County

Land for future Green Cove Springs public works building
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 More than $60 million worth of municipal projects are coming to Green Cove Springs, as city officials expect to see commercial and population growth in the coming years.

Spc. Michael Camacho/U.S. Army / Via Wikimedia Commons

Clay County residents who need a passport but can’t get to the clerk’s office during the week can apply for one at the clerk's Orange Park location on Saturday morning, June 8, which is the first time the office is offering weekend service.


Two aircraft crashed Wednesday after colliding mid-air not far from a private airstrip south of Green Cove Springs, killing one pilot and injuring a second, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Rezoning Approved For Orange Park Medical Center Expansion

Apr 2, 2019
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The Clay County Board of County Commissioners on Tuesday approved rezoning 14.9 acres for Orange Park Medical Center Inc. to build a three-story, 60,000-square-foot medical office building to expand the medical campus.

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The Clay County School district has been given approval from the Florida Department of Law Enforcement and the FBI to start forming its own police department.

Orange Park Medical Center Adding Patient Tower, Hiring More Than 100

Mar 6, 2019
hospital exterior
Jacksonville Daily Record

Orange Park Medical Center is adding a patient tower that will house 48 beds, the hospital announced this week.

Erik Williams at the 75th annual First Coast Spelling Bee.

Erik Williams of Clay County, a sixth grader at St. Johns Country Day School, won the First Coast Spelling Bee on Tuesday night.

Clay County To Test Recycling Water Around Its Expressway Ponds

Jan 9, 2019
Florida Times-Union file photo

Clay County’s water utility is starting work on a test project to recycle rainwater running off the First Coast Expressway to nurture lawns in neighborhoods growing fast around the highway.

Clay County Courthouse in Green Cove Springs.

The Clay County Clerk’s Office will host a Vulnerable Adult Injunction Workshop on Thursday to help residents better understand a recently enacted law that aims to protect vulnerable adults of any age from financial exploitation.


Clay County Fire Chief Lorin Mock has been selected to serve as Clay County’s interim county manager.

Clay School Board Incumbent Sues To Kick Challenger Off Ballot

Oct 24, 2018
Candidates' Facebook pages

A Clay County School Board member embroiled amid a contentious run-off for re-election filed suit Tuesday seeking a court order to disqualify her opponent — alleging she doesn’t live in the district up for election on November 6.

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Clay County is making it easier for people to pay fines and court costs.

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Clay County’s school district has launched a Bullying Hotline.

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A feral cat has tested positive to rabies in the Doctors Lake area of Orange Park, prompting the Florida Department of Health in Clay County to issue a rabies advisory.

Clay County Sheriff's Office

The body of a Clay County deputy who was fatally injured in a motorcycle accident Sunday morning is being transferred to a funeral home in Green Cove Springs.