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Posted on: February 26, 2021

City Will Resume Permitting Events

City will Resume Permitting Events

COVID – 19 Safety Plan compliant with CDC Guidelines is Required

At their February 22 regular meeting, the City of St. Augustine City Commission unanimously approved lifting the moratorium on permitting special events.  For an event to b...

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

City seeks Public Input for Fish Island Preserve

Fish Island Preserve Meeting Thursday, March 4, 7:00pm

Public meeting scheduled for Thursday, March 4 at 7:00pm

The City of St. Augustine will host a socially distanced public meeting to seek input for Fish Island Preserve on Thursday, March 4, 2021 at 7:00pm in The Alcazar Room at City Hall, located at 75 Kin...

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Posted on: February 12, 2021

Bravo Street will be renamed Carrie Johnson Way

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Socially distanced ceremony will be held on Saturday, February 20 at noon

On Saturday, February 20, at 12:00pm, at the corner of Bravo Street and Weeden Street in Lincolnville, the City of St. Augustine will unveil a new street name for Bravo Street in hon...

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Posted on: February 11, 2021

City names 2021 de Avilés Award recipient

Bowman in costume

Brian Bowman, historic reenactor, recognized

On Monday, February 22, the St. Augustine City Commission will honor Brian Bowman with one of the city's highest awards, the de Avilés Award.  Bowman currently serves as the Faciliti...

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Posted on: February 5, 2021

City Marks Birth of Founder Don Pedro Menendez de Aviles

Commissioner Horvath, Reenactors

Annual ceremony includes reenactors and dedication of wreath

On Friday, February 12 at 10:00am, the City of St. Augustine will mark Don Pedro Menendez de Aviles’ 502nd birthday with a brief wreath-laying ceremony at the base of his statue in front of City ...

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Posted on: January 21, 2021

Bartram Trail Conference Presentation

Sam Carr, President of the Bartram Trail Society of Florida.

A presentation to the St. Augustine City Commission regarding the Bartram Trail Conference and the recognition of Bartram Trail National Heritage Corridor by Sam Carr, President, and Dean Campbell, Director, of the Bartram Trail Society of Florida.&nb...

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Posted on: January 20, 2021

City of St. Augustine names Chief Resilience Officer

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Jessica Beach, Stormwater Engineer, receives additional duties


The City of St. Augustine has named Jessica Beach, P.E., the City’s Stormwater Engineer, as the next Chief Resilience Officer.  In addition to her existing duties, ...

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Posted on: January 5, 2021

Annual Arbor Day Ceremony includes drive-thru sapling distribution

38th Annual Arbor Day  Ceremony & Sapling Distribution  Friday, January 15, 2021 Francis Field  |  2

Socially distanced event scheduled for Friday, January 15


A socially distanced Arbor Day ceremony will take place at 11:00am on Friday, January 15, 2021 at Francis Field, located at 25 W. Castillo Drive.  Parking for those who wish to at...

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Posted on: December 29, 2020

Temporary Phone Outage Impacting Numerous City Facilities

temporary phone outage

Restoration Estimated December 31, 2020

There is a temporary phone outage at Fleet Maintenance, the Historic Downtown Parking Facility, Visitor Information Center, and Water Treatment Plant, due to a carrier issue. In the meantime, the Water Treatment Plan...

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Posted on: December 17, 2020

Holiday Schedule Update

City Office Closures  Parking Trash Collection Schedule Changes Tree - Cycling Information  Upcoming

City offices closed for Christmas, New Year’s holidays

Offices for the City of St. Augustine will be closed Thursday and Friday, December 24 – 25, and on Friday, January 1, 2021, in observance of the Christmas and New Year's Da...

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Posted on: November 30, 2020

City Mask Campaign Recognized by Florida Municipal Communicators Association

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#MaskeradingAsHeroes encourages residents, visitors to mask up

The City of St. Augustine Communications Department is proud to announce that the #MaskeradingAsHeroes Public Information Campaign has been featured by Florida Municipal Communicators Associati...

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Posted on: May 8, 2020

City allows temporary use of parking lots for outdoor seating

Lightner Tower with palm tree and American flag

Effective immediately, expires in thirty days or per superseding order from governor

Effective immediately and for a period of thirty days, licensed restaurants may reduce their parking area to create temporary outdoor dining, and licensed restaurants with...

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