Amid a hailstorm of controversy last year when newly elected Mayor Nancy Shaver began her first two-year term in office, all four commissioners balked at the suggestion of an audit of vendor contracts awarded in connection with the 450th Commemoration.
St Johns County voters turned out at six polling locations for the last of eight days of early voting Saturday in the 2016 Primary Election; more than two-thousand ballots were cast.
In recognition of Best Practices in Workforce Excellence, St. Johns County Tax Collector Dennis W. Hollingsworth, CFC, reported to Historic City News that he has accepted an award at the Florida Excellence Conference in Orlando.
St Johns County Commissioner Bill McClure, now a candidate for Florida’s 4th Congressional District, released the following statement to Historic City News after conducting research into missing campaign signs, mostly in the City of Jacksonville.
Guest Column: Tyranny at the Beach Lance Thate, Chairman Saint Augustine Tea Party Special to Historic City News On August 23, 2016, a group of St Augustine Tea Party volunteers assembled at the St Augustine Beach City Hall to protest a recent action by the City Commission that restricts political free speech on city property.