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GOVERNMENT

Commission unmoved by call for transportation dollars

Commission unmoved by call for transportation dollars

Historic City News reporters are disappointed to report that when St Johns County Commissioner Bill McClure pled his case for at least two other commissioners to join him in giving direction to the county administrator, Michael Wanchick, to better provide for transportation roadway maintenance and repaving; his concerns fell on deaf ears.

July 29, 2014 | By More
Tentative millage approved TRIM notices can be mailed

Tentative millage approved TRIM notices can be mailed

The St Johns County Board of Commissioners heard from the highest paid administrator in its 193-year-history this morning; during a budget workshop that left some Historic City News readers and members of conservative taxpayer groups shaking their collective heads in disbelief.

July 29, 2014 | By More

COMMUNITY

Afghanistan Veteran Receives New Home

Afghanistan Veteran Receives New Home

Afghanistan Veteran Receives New Home By Special Features Writer, Michael Isam Special to Historic City News “Homes For Our Troops” held their 3rd key-ceremony in St. Johns County since 2011 this month. The first was Marine Cpl. Tyler Southern; followed in 2012 with keys presented to GySGT John Hayes and his family, and on Saturday, […]

July 31, 2014 | By More
Governor Scott welcomes those observing Civil Rights Month

Governor Scott welcomes those observing Civil Rights Month

The landmark Civil Rights Act of 1964, signed into law by President Lyndon B. Johnson on July 2, 1964, was honored recently when Florida’s governor, Rick Scott, extended greetings and best wishes to all residents and visitors who are observing July 2014 as Civil Rights Month.

July 31, 2014 | By More

HISTORIC CITY 9-1-1

Vandals decapitated statue at European Village

Vandals decapitated statue at European Village

Flagler County Sheriff’s Public Information Officer, Deputy Paula Priester, reported to Historic City News that a cash reward of up to $1,000 is being offered for information leading to the identification, apprehension and prosecution of those vandals responsible for the beheading of Venus de Milo, just after midnight on Monday, June 9th.

July 31, 2014 | By More
Sexual Predator: Harold Delong McGlocking II

Sexual Predator: Harold Delong McGlocking II

In accordance with Florida State Statute 775.21, this news release will serve as public notification that the St. Johns County Sheriff’s Office has been given information that a person judged to be a sexual predator is now residing within St. Johns County.

July 24, 2014 | By More

BUSINESS

Candidates asked tourism-related policy questions

Candidates asked tourism-related policy questions

On Monday, August 4, Historic City News readers are invited to attend a free Candidate Forum, hosted by tourism industry businesses in St Johns County. When you register, you will have the opportunity to submit a question of interest to you.

July 31, 2014 | By More
Florida senator calls State Attorney to investigate railroad

Florida senator calls State Attorney to investigate railroad

State Sen. Thad Altman, R-Rockledge, has added more questions to a controversy about the return of passenger rail service along Florida’s East Coast, and Historic City News has learned that this week he requested Attorney General Pam Bondi look into a lease that he says could keep the proposed Miami-to-Orlando “All Aboard Florida” rail service […]

July 30, 2014 | By More

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Planning and Zoning Agency Meeting

Planning and Zoning Agency Meeting

AGENDASt. Johns CountyPLANNING AND ZONING AGENCYThursday, August 7, 2014 Please be advised that the regularly scheduled public meeting of the St. Johns County Planning and Zoning Agency will be held on Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. in the County Auditorium at the St. Johns County Administrative Complex located at 500 San Sebastian View, […]

July 31, 2014 | By More
HHSAC Executive Committee Meeting Schedule

HHSAC Executive Committee Meeting Schedule

HHSAC FY 2013/2014 Executive Committee Meeting Schedule All meetings are held at the Health and Human Services Conference Room, 1955 US 1 South, St. Augustine. Any changes in dates, times, or meeting rooms will be posted. Meetings held on first Thursday of the month at 3:30 p.m. FY 2013/2014 October 3, 2013 November 7, 2013 December […]

July 31, 2014 | By More
Training the Watchdogs of Tomorrow

Training the Watchdogs of Tomorrow

Historic City News editor Michael Gold was selected by the non-profit Franklin Center for Government & Public Integrity to serve as the Florida editor for Watchdog Wire; a national network that recruits, educates and develops citizen journalists who seek to advance transparency, accountability, and fiscal responsibility, with a strategic focus on the state and local […]

July 30, 2014 | By More
Public Notice of Negotiation Meetings

Public Notice of Negotiation Meetings

PUBLIC NOTICE OF NEGOTIATION MEETINGS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, PURSUANT to Section 286.011, Florida Statutes, representatives of the Collective Bargaining Team of St. Johns County and representatives of the International Association of Firefighters Local #3865 will meet in public session for the purpose of collective bargaining contract negotiations.  The following meetings have been scheduled in […]

July 30, 2014 | By More
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