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Posted on: December 15, 2023

Community Redevelopment Agency’s project recognized by Northeast Florida Regional Council

CRA Project Recognized

Community Redevelopment Agency’s project recognized by Northeast Florida Regional Council

First Baptist Church Institutional Rehabilitation project to receive Award for Excellence in Culture and Historic Preservation category

The Northeast Florida Regional Council (NEFRC) announced the City of St. Augustine First Baptist Church Institutional Rehabilitation Project as the winner of the Culture and Historic Preservation category of the 2023 Northeast Florida Regional Leadership Awards.

The NEFRC awards these honors each year to recognize the best projects and the brightest leaders in the Region.

“This is an exciting opportunity to be recognized throughout the Northeast Florida Region for the work that we are doing here at the city as it relates to cultural and historical preservation,” commented Jaime D. Perkins, Neighborhood Services and Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) Manager.  “We all know how important historic preservation is to us here at the City of St. Augustine and within our CRA, and to be recognized and awarded for the work, is indeed a great honor”.

The NEFRC is an independent, regional government agency serving Baker, Clay, Duval, Flagler, Putnam, Nassau, and St. Johns counties. It provides a regional perspective on economic development, emergency preparedness, resiliency, and community development to enhance the quality of life of Northeast Florida residents. For more information about the Northeast Florida Regional Council, visit www.nefrc.org.

For media inquiries, contact Melissa Wissel, Communications Director, at 904.293.3307 or via email at mwissel@citystaug.com.

City officials and staff accepting NEFRC award

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