Notice of Special Call Meeting
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of County Commissioners of Indian
River County, Florida, will hold a Special Call Meeting to consider Brightline/All
Aboard Florida litigation.
The Special Call Meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 5 p.m.
in the County Commission Chambers located on the first floor of Building A of
the County. View Full Public Noice
Thanksgiving Holiday Closings
Garbage and Recycling Services
There will be no County or City of Fellsmere residential curbside services for recycling, garbage, or yard waste on November 22nd. If you are a Thursday customer, you will be serviced on Friday, Nov. 23rd. If you are a Friday customer, you will be serviced on Saturday, Nov. 24th. Please refer to this chart to find curbside services in your area.
BCC Office Closures
Offices under the Indian River County Board of County Commissioners will be closed on Thursday, November 22nd and Friday November 23rd in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday.
Important Notice For Business Affected By Red Tide
Indian River County businesses are now eligible for Florida’s Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan Program in connection with red tide. Information can be found on the following website: http://www.floridadisasterloan.org.
Development Review and Permit Process Advisory Committee
The Development Review and Permit Process Advisory Committee was established on July 11, 2017 by the BCC. The committee will focus on identifying and making recommendations on items to improve and/or streamline the development review and permit process and on items identified by staff. Details and Meetings
Vacation Rental Regulations
Indian River County adopted and initiated regulations for short term vacation rentals on June 21, 2016. The following document provides an outline of the County vacation rental regulations, a State guide to vacation rentals, the County vacation rental license application, and short term vacation rental Ordinance 2016-006.
Short Term Vacation Rental Information Packet
"All Aboard Florida" Rail Project
FECI introduced a proposal for a high speed rail service known as All Aboard Florida or Brightline, with passenger service between Miami and Orlando with additional stations in Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach. The project has been the subject of extensive local government discussion since its announcement. Project Information and Documents More Information
AAF and Vero Electric/FMPA Expenses
Updated monthly, the Expenses Update lists the actual expenses for Indian River County for the All Aboard Florida and Vero Electric/FMPA issues.
All Aboard FL Expenses | Vero Electric Expenses
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Boil Water Notices
Beginning November 7, 2018, maintenance of the hydrant system in the North County area will begin and will continue over the next four months. This area includes 77th Street north to the Brevard county line, west to I-95, and east to the ocean. Hydromax, the county’s contractor, will be conducting the maintenance program. During the maintenance period, hydrants will be flushed, repaired and repainted. The process of periodically flushing fire hydrants is an important preventive maintenance activity. View the full public notice.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has received the subgrant application for Indian River County’s Sector 5 Dune Restoration project due to damages in Hurricane Irma (DR-4337-FL PW 3025). Pursuant to Executive Order 11988 and 44 CFR Part 9.12, final notice is hereby given of FEMA’s intent to provide funding for projects under the Public Assistance (PA) Program. View the full public notice.
Closed captioned videos of the Indian River County Board of County Commission and Planning and Zoning Commission meetings are provided on the Indian River County YouTube channel.
Beginning July 9, 2018, maintenance of the hydrant system in the South County area will begin and will continue over the next four months. This area includes SR 60 south to St. Lucie county line. Hydromax, the county's contractor, will be conducting the maintenance program. During the maintenance period, hydrants will be flushed, repaired and repainted. The process of periodically flushing fire hydrants is an important preventive maintenance activity. More Information
The SHIP 2018 Annual Report is currently available for review.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Indian River County has prepared an updated Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Goal for the expenditure of Federal Transit Administration (FTA) funds for Fiscal Years 2018, 2019, and 2020 in compliance with Federal Regulations (49 CFR Part 26.45). Indian River County proposes that 2.2% of all FTA funds that the County will expend in FTA-assisted contracts for each fiscal year will be let to qualified DBE firms. More Information
The County’s Public Records Custodian is Sandy Wright. For questions concerning public records requests and searches, please visit www.ircgov.com/Public-Records.htm.
Indian River County is a member of the Florida Association of Counties and the National Association of Counties, which lobby on behalf of their members. Indian River County also employs Anfield Consulting to provide State lobbying services.
Please be advised that the Indian River County Board of County Commissioners' services operate according to the Title VI Regulation, 49 CFR, Part 21 which states: NO PERSON OR GROUP OF PERSON SHALL BE DISCRIMINATED AGAINST WITH REGARD TO ANY OF ITS PROGRAMS, SERVICES, OR ACTIVITIES ON THE BASIS OF RACE, COLOR OR NATIONAL ORIGIN.