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Fernandina Beach Police Department July 29, 2021  

Deadline approaches to participate in City of Fernandina Beach “Vision 2045 Community Survey”

City of Fernandina Beach July 29, 2021 Time is running out to express your thoughts on…

FBCC adopts adjusted rollback rate as tentative millage rate for FY 2021/22

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst July 28, 2021 At a Special Meeting…

City of Fernandina Beach welcomes Turner to Code Enforcement team

City of Fernandina Beach July 27, 2021       Welcome Crystal Turner to the City’s…

Burglary suspect nabbed – Charged with 3 counts

Fernandina Beach Police Department July 26, 2021 An example of community and police working together. Over…

FBPD Chief presents Police Command Team to FBCC

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst July 26, 2021 Fernandina Beach Police Chief…

Fernandina Harbor Marina Weekly Navigation Report – Week Ending July 19

Fernandina Harbor Marina July 26, 2021

Ross Prevails: Judge says Records Rejection by Port Director “Frivolous”, OHPA Contractor “Wastes” Court’s Time

Submitted by Adam Kaufman Legal Analyst July 25, 2021 After a three (3) hour hearing in…

Waste Management responds to City complaints

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst July 23, 2021 Printed below is the…

Fernandina Beach Police Captain celebrates 20 years of service

Fernandina Beach Police Department July 23, 2021   This is Captain Freddie Peake. Today Freddie is…

Weekly comments from Dale Martin – The proposed city budget

Dale Martin City Manager Fernandina Beach July 23, 2021 Honorable City Commissioners, Residents, and Staff of…

City Police Department recognizes employment anniversary of two officers

Fernandina Beach Police Deparment July 22, 2021 Today we recognize Officers Mitchell Alvin and Zachary Sieh…

FBCC moves forward on downtown waterfront improvements

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst July 22, 2021   With neither fanfare…

New/amended Ordinances address noise, alcohol in vehicles, food trucks

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst July 23, 2021 At their July 20,…

Fernandina Beach City Manager proposes flat millage rate for FY2021/22

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst July 21, 2021 Section 71 of the…

Fernandina Beach Commissioner urges vaccinations to stem rise in Covid cases

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst July 21, 2021   In light of…

Fernandina Television welcomes organizations to submit content

City of Fernandina Beach July 21, 2021 Content creators, businesses, and non-profit organizations are welcomed to…

City of Fernandina Monthly Budget Report: June 2021

by Pauline Testagrose City Comptroller July 21, 2021 Fernandina Beach Comptroller Pauline Testagrose provided the June…

Fernandina Beach Police Department welcomes deputy chief

Fernandina Beach Police Department July 20, 2021     The FBPD would like to welcome Deputy…

City police receive training on the importance of mental well being

Fernandina Beach Police Department July 20, 2021

Fernandina Harbor Marina “Weekly Navigation Report” for week ending July 11

Fernandina Harbor Marina July 19, 2021

Tree Diaper?

City of Fernandina Beach July 19, 2021

First phase of Amelia River Waterfront Resiliency Project explained

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst July 17, 2021 If the Fernandina Beach…

City of Fernandina Beach files FEMA appeal

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst July 18, 2021 On Friday, July 16,…

President of Baptist Medical Center Nassau presents Chief Foxworth with commemorative badge

Fernandina Beach Police Department Mark Foxworth, Chief July 16, 2021

Weekly comments from Dale Martin – The waterfront process reinforces the need for public participation . . .

Dale Martin City Manager Fernandina Beach July 16, 2021 At the previous City Commission meeting, the…

Fernandina Beach Police Department receives donation of 150 backpacks from Samsonite

Fernandina Beach Police Department July 15, 2021     A HUGE THANKS to Samsonite for donating…

Some City police officers on bike patrol

City of Fernandina Beach July 14, 2021   In an effort to be more accessible to…

Fernandina Beach Fire Department promotes three

Fernandina Beach Fire Department July 14, 2021     This morning, we were joined by City…

City alerts residents that Yard Debris pick up delayed due to Tropical Storm Elsa

City of Fernandina Beach July 13, 2021

HDC workshop on Amelia River waterfront resiliency project: July 15, 2021 at 4:00 p.m.

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst July 12, 2021   The Historic District…

Fernandina Harbor Marina – Weekly Navigation Report from Oasis

July 12, 2021 Editor’s Note: Included in a packet of information sent from the City Manager…

Update on City Building Department

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst July 12, 2021 Fernandina Beach City Manager…

101 year old Fernandina Beach resident – Longest standing “Water Aerobics” member

City of Fernandina Beach July 12, 2021

City of Fernandina Beach puts trash hauler on notice: improvement needed ASAP

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst July 11, 2021 City staff and City…

$5.5M in ARPA funding earmarked for City of Fernandina Beach

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst July 9, 2021 The American Rescue Plan…

July 2021 FBCC Dog of the Month: Tarby

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst July 9, 2021   Meet Tarby, a…

FBCC votes 3-2 to endorse Port grant requests for federal funding

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst July 9, 2021   Port Director Christopher…

Weekly comments from Dale Martin – “I am proud of the staff that represents the City . . .”

By Dale Martin City Manager Fernandina Beach July 9, 2021 The past several weeks of my…

City agrees to fund Seaside walkway repairs on 4-1 vote

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst July 8, 2021 On a 4-1 vote,…

FBCC resurrects Youth Advisory Committee

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst July 8, 2021 With strong backing from…

City’s School Resource Officer celebrates 17 years of employment

City of Fernandina Beach July 8, 2021

Is the building that houses Brett’s Waterway Cafe safe?

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst July 7, 2021 Not on the Fernandina…

On the waterfront …

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst July 7, 2021 Fernandina Beach City Commissioners…

Fernandina Beach Police Department stresses core values – Partnership, Integrity, and Respect

Fernandina Beach Police Department Mark Foxworth, Chief July 7, 2021   Last month we developed and…

Brett’s Waterway Cafe structural issue – “No immediate threat to life and safety”

July 3, 2021 “Based on preliminary structural assessment, Staff believes the substructure at Brett’s Waterway Café…

Weekly comments by Dale Martin – What is the rollback rate?

By Dale Martin City Manager Fernandina Beach July 2, 2021 In last week’s article, using my…

Safe driving on City streets encouraged by “calming devices”

City of Fernandina Beach July 1, 2021         Four traffic calming devices were…

City Police Officer FInley celebrates anniversary

City of Fernandina Beach Police Department June 29, 2021           This is…

Debris from sunken shrimp boat removed from City beaches

City of Fernandina Beach June 28, 2021

PEG Channel’s Fernandina Television seeks donations and content creators

By Susan Hardee Steger June 25, 2021 Last night’s launch of a new and approved PEG…

Weekly comments from Dale Martin – Truth in Millage Notice

By Dale Martin City Manager Fernandina Beach June 25, 2021 As the annual budget process moves…

Community Vigil to be held Friday, June 25 in honor of plane crash victims

City of Fernandina Beach June 23, 2021 On Friday June 18th, a tragic aircraft accident took…

The business of golf – A logical discussion concerning Fernandina Beach Golf Course

By Alan Prescott June 23, 2021 Within the last 10 days, I have received a response…

Coast Guard Maritime Force Protection Unit to host outreach event at Fernandina Harbor Marina – June 26

City of Fernandina Beach June 23, 2021     The Coast Guard Maritime Force Protection Unit…

City’s 2045 Vision Plan Workshop to be held June 23 at Central Park

City of Fernandina Beach June 22, 2021 We want your input to shape the future of…

City provides shade at Buccaneer Field

City of Fernandina Beach June 21, 2021

FBCC discusses capital needs, potential revenue sources

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst June 19, 2021     Delayed maintenance,…

WestRock donates $5,000 to Friends of the Library to support of Tech Center

Friends of the Library Press Release Hope Foley Communications Chair June 21, 2021   Fernandina Beach,…

HDC considers downtown projects

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst June 21, 2021   They are back…

Fernandina Beach seeks input from citizens on Vision 2045

Media Release Submitted by Kelly Gibson Fernandina Beach Planning Director June 18, 2021 Envisioning Our Future:…

Fernandina Beach thanks Nan Voit for > 25 years of service

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst June 16, 2021 Nan Voit retired as…

FBCC passes ordinances on noise, alcohol, & food trucks on First Reading

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst June 18, 2921   At their June…

City of Fernandina Beach recognizes Annette Perry for 22 years of service

City of Fernandina Beach June 18, 2021       This is Annette Perry. Today Annette…

City of Fernandina Beach names new Deputy Police Chief

Fernandina Beach Police Department Mark Foxworth, Chief of Police June 18, 2021     The City…

FBCC debates FY2021-22 funding for local non-profit agencies

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst June 17, 2021 Each April, the City…

City’s Residential Garbage and Recycling delayed

City of Fernandina Beach July 17, 2021 Waste Management/The Advanced Disposal crew is short-staffed this week…

City thanks Wanda Lanier for leadership of Barnabas Center for 11 years

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst June 17, 2021 Wanda J. Lanier, who…

Elm Street Sportsman Association dedicates Memorial Bench to Charles Albert – June 19

June 17, 2021

Fernandina Beach Monthly Budget Report: May 2021

By Pauline Testagrose City of Fernandina Beach Comptroller June 17, 2021 Fernandina Beach Comptroller Pauline Testagrose…

Tuesday afternoon storm causes damage at Bosque Bello Cemetery

City of Fernandina Beach Press Release June 16, 2021</strong Unfortunately, we experienced major storm damage at…

FBCC drops eminent domain efforts to acquire O’Steen – Simmons property

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst June 16, 2021   In what is…

10 questions posed to Nan Voit on her retirement as Parks and Recreation Director for the City of Fernandina Beach

City of Fernandina Beach June 16, 2021 Editor’s Note: We thank Nan Voit and wish her…

City of Fernandina Beach PEG Committee to launch event for city cable channel

June 15, 2021 City of Fernandina Beach Judie Mackie Pirate Communication June 15, 2021 Who: The…

The “Invader Raiders” tackle invasive plants at city parks – More volunteers needed

City of Fernandina Beach Press Release – June 15, 2021     “The Invader Raiders,” a…