Let’s All Put in One Last Push for Local Funding

On the heels of the county kicking off our project by engaging a coastal engineer to develop our dredging site, we are moving full speed ahead on securing other local funding sources for our project. This will be followed by State funds from the upcoming legislative session. In addition to the initial money just committed by St…

We Won!

We are thrilled to let you know that the commissioners voted in favor of Ponte Vedra Beach early today!  The county will now hire a coastal engineer right away to begin work on our dredging site to get sand back on our beach.  The county is also providing the initial $200,000 toward this effort.  Commissioners Paul Waldron, Henry Dean and…

The Vote was Unanimous!

We are beyond thrilled to let you know that the Commissioners voted 5/0 today in favor of getting our project off the ground. The unanimous vote was incredible to see and it far exceeded everyone’s expectations. This means that the County will now start surveying us with the ultimate intent of getting our dredging site developed and permitted….

Be There: June 5th Commissioners Meeting

As you know, the Commissioners will be voting on TUESDAY, June 5th to start the process of getting our program going. PLEASE ATTEND THE MEETING. It is at the County Auditorium at 500 San Sebastian View Rd, St Augustine. Bring a friend. Wear RED to show support for Save Ponte Vedra Beach so they can see us all in…

The County is Now Taking Action and We Must Too!

With property values for some of us down as much as 20% so far due to beach erosion in Ponte Vedra (per the St Johns County property appraiser), this news couldn’t be better timed… We’re excited to let you know that St Johns County is taking several very positive steps to implement our Beach Renourishment…

Two Key Events – Please Attend!

“Half the battle is just showing up.” That’s certainly true this month. Please try to attend one or both of the following events: 1)  Join us on May 31st as we give Commissioner Jimmy Johns a tour of Ponte Vedra’s beach so he can see first hand the decimation of our coastline by hurricanes and nor’easters. He also…