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Posted on: December 9, 2018

Cocoa & Caroling on Dec. 23

Come by the Christmas tree in front of the Police Department for holiday music, cookies,  hot cocoa, pictures with Santa (5 to 6 p.m.) and a reading of 'Twas the Night Before Christmas (6 p.m.). And don't forget the Toy Drive deadline is Dec. 19!...

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Posted on: December 5, 2018

AB Community Blood Drive to be held Dec. 14

If you can, please participate in the City of Atlantic Beach community blood drive from noon to 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14 at City Hall. Now, that’s the Holiday Spirit!

While walk-ins are welcome, here is the link to reserve as a spot by scheduling an appointm...

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Posted on: December 1, 2018

Beaches Town Center Dec. 1 holiday activities canceled

We regret to report that today's holiday festivities at Beaches Town Center are canceled due to the inclement weather. But the Christmas tree is up and the lights are on! The tree will remain in place through the weekend before being moved to Atlantic Bea...

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Posted on: November 28, 2018

POSTPONED UNTIL JANUARY 16, 2018:City, National Parks Service to hold parks planning workshop Dec. 5

UPDATE: With apologies, this workshop is postponed until January 16, 2019. This change was necessary due to the National Park Service's representative being unable to attend due to the National Day of Mourning declaration for former president George H.W. ...

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Posted on: November 19, 2018

"The Donna" is coming to AB on Feb. 10

It's not too early to plan for race day! Visit www.breastcancermarathon.com or call (904) 355-PINK. 

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Posted on: November 18, 2018

Call (811) before you dig

BEFORE YOU DIG... Calling 811 is the most important step!

Call 811 at least a few days before you start any digging project. Whether you are planning to do it yourself or hire a professional, smart digging means calling 811 before each job.

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Posted on: November 18, 2018

“If I Were Mayor, I Would...” essay contest for Atlantic Beach sixth-graders

The City of Atlantic Beach is encouraging sixth-grade students in Atlantic Beach to dream about what it would be like to be the top elected official of their city.

The assignment: Creatively use your language arts skills and civics knowledge to express how...

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

Stormwater Master Plan is available

A draft of the City's Stormwater Master Plan has been created by the firm of Jones Edmunds has been created. The documents are available for review.

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Posted on: November 13, 2018

Land Development Regulations update continuing

The City of Atlantic Beach is continuing its Land Development Regulations update.  A citizens workshop will be held at 6 p.m.  Tuesday, Nov. 27, in the Commission Chamber of City Hall, 800 Seminole Road. Here is the Kimley-Horn presentat...

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Posted on: November 6, 2018

Comp Plan being reviewed, updated

The City of Atlantic Beach is updating its Comprehensive Plan – a document that serves as a planning tool for communities by establishing goals, objectives and policies. State law requires that communities update their Comprehensive Plan every s...

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Posted on: November 6, 2018

Sherry Drive-Seminole Multi-Use Path Project at-a-Glance

Construction of the Sherry Drive-Seminole Road multi-use path project, which will improve pedestrian and bicycle safety in the community, is now slated to begin in December 2018 or January 2019. This Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT)-funded and ...

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Posted on: November 1, 2018

Duval County shore protection project under way

The Duval County Shore Protection Project to restore critically eroded beaches and dunes is now under way.

Approximately 850,000 cubic yards of sand will be placed on about 8 miles of eroded beaches, including Jacksonville, Neptune and Atlantic beaches and...

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Posted on: October 24, 2018

VetCare, City of Atlantic Beach honor Purple Heart recipients

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The Roberts Mt. Pisgah (RPM) VetCare Ministry is assisting the City of Atlantic Beach in honoring local Purple Heart recipients for their valor and patriotism.

Following the City’s recent designation as a “Purple Heart City,” the RPM VetCare Ministry prese...

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Posted on: October 11, 2018

AB business targeted in longstanding 'vanity award' scam

The City of Atlantic Beach has received a local report of a longstanding nationwide email scam targeting small businesses.

The local email told a business owner that her business has been selected for the “2018 Best of Atlantic Beach Awards.&...

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

AB celebrating City Government Week, unveiling ‘Government 101’

The City of Atlantic Beach will join cities throughout the state in celebrating Florida City Government Week Oct. 22-28 with a variety of initiatives, including an essay contest and its first Atlantic Beach Government 101 overview and Q&A session.

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Posted on: October 12, 2018

National Park Service picks Atlantic Beach for partnership to develop maser plan

The U.S. National Park Service has selected Atlantic Beach and 11 other communities as partners in its Rivers, Trails and Conservation Assistance program for fiscal year 2019.

The National Park Service (NPS) will help the City of Atlantic Beach develop a p...

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Posted on: August 14, 2018

Beach renourishment coming to Atlantic Beach and neighboring communities

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District awarded a Duval County Shore Protection construction contract for $15,682,725 on Aug. 13 to restore critically eroded beaches and dunes to their original engineered design.

The Corps awarded the contr...

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Posted on: August 14, 2018

AB Commission celebrates 50 years of home rule in Florida

The Atlantic Beach City Commission has adopted a resolution honoring 50 years of municipal home rule in the Florida Constitution and committing to an educational initiative to help citizens understand this beneficial right.

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Posted on: July 22, 2018

Land Development Regulations Update Process Continuing

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The City of Atlantic Beach has contracted with the Northeast Florida Regional Council (NEFRC) to facilitate updating the City's land development regulations (LDRs). NEFRC has commissioned planning and design consultant Kimley-Horn for this purpose.To lear...

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Posted on: July 18, 2018

Stormwater Master Plan project continuing

With the help of invaluable input from the public, the City of Atlantic Beach and engineering consultant Jones Edmunds are continuing to work together to develop a stormwater master plan.Here is the video from the City Commission's July 16 stormwater mast...

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Posted on: March 8, 2018

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Posted on: March 8, 2018

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Posted on: March 8, 2018

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