Melinda Rakoncay, six year Neighborhood Council President, has stepped down to run for the City Commission

Posted In: Announcements, Council News, General News

After six years as President of the Neighborhood Council of St. Augustine, Melinda Rakoncay, in accordance with the Council’s bylaws, has resigned as President and Delegate to the Neighborhood Council to run for City Commissioner.   Melinda, a resident of the Nelmar Terrace neighborhood, was one of the founding members of the Council and has represented Nelmar Terrace since the […]

2021 October N C Quarterly Minutes DRAFT

Posted In: General News, Meeting Minutes

2021-10:10 N C Fall Zoom Meeting MINUTES DRAFT

George Gardner Award given to Reuben Franklin

Posted In: Council News, General News

  The Neighborhood Council of St. Augustine is happy to announce the creation of The George Gardner Award to honor the love George had for both the City of St Augustine and its residential neighborhoods.   While Mayor, it was his idea to create Neighborhood Associations to represent the various unique residential neighborhoods throughout St. Augustine.  These Neighborhood Associations would be […]

Herbie & Annette Wiles Park

Posted In: General News

It’s official! Our triangle park is now Herbie & Annette Wiles Park. On Friday, June 11, the City of St. Augustine hosted the dedication ceremony. Many thanks to all our friends and neighbors who were able to attend this event. Special thanks to Mayor Tracy Upchurch and Irene Arriola for their kind words.

EDITORIAL: Corazon Theater & a Lesson in Zoning

Posted In: Announcements, Council News, General News

A meeting was hosted Thursday evening at the old Corazon Theater at 36 Granada by Mr. Jay McGarvey to make a presentation for opening a neighborhood coffee house, bakery and restaurant that locals could walk to and socialize. It was well attended, but many people got caught up with what the building would end up looking like, a description of […]

San Sebastian Harbor PUD postponed until April 26 City Commission Meeting

Posted In: Announcements, Council News, General News

Following up on the previous article about the San Sebastian PUD. On Monday, January 25  The San Sebastian Inland Harbor PUD (Planned Unit Development) was bought before the City Commission as a new ordinance (Ordinance 2021-04) with new terms and modifications for the PUD.  Because there were so many modifications  and too many unanswered questions, the CIty Commission voted 5-0 […]

The San Sebastian Inland Harbor Project

Posted In: Announcements, Council News, General News

The Neighborhood Council of St. Augustine notes that the San Sebastian Inland Harbor PUD will be a major project with a big long term impact on the western entrance to the Historic City, which is something all residents use, regardless of where they live.   Our neighborhoods are what make St. Augustine a living city, and not just a tourist […]

LNA February Newsletter

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Sebastian Inland Harbor PUD on the PZB Agenda, Tuesday, 1/05/21 @ 2PM

Posted In: Announcements, Council News, General News

The Sebastian Inland Harbor PUD is back on the PZB agenda Tuesday, January 5th @ 2PM. It has been 13 years since the 2007 PUD was approved, and in that time, many things have changed, which is why it is important that the City get this PUD absolutely right. Our Neighborhood Associations are working together to ensure this development benefits […]

Neighborhood Council’s Candidate Newsletter

Posted In: Council News, General News

Read the attached Council NEWSLETTER to get information on voting, the City Commission Candidates, as well as their answers to important questions. Due to Covid-19, The Neighborhood Council of St. Augustine will NOT be holding a Commission Candidate Forum this year. However, we still feel it is important that residents be informed of where the candidates stand on issues, so […]