Indian River Lagoon Greenway Trails Closure
The Indian River Lagoon Greenway is temporarily closed due to mechanical work removing the Australian Pines and recent rainfall. Trails are being restored and the conservation area will be reopened as soon as possible. We appreciate your patience while we begin the restoration of this beautiful maritime hammock.
Wabasso Corridor Plan Update
The Wabasso Corridor Plan is being updated. The overall purpose of the Wabasso Corridor Plan is to provide a set of standards applicable to development and redevelopment in the corridor area. Visit the plan update website for more information
Water Pilot Project
Commissioner Zorc held a community meeting on August 11th to discuss an Atlantic Ocean to Indian River pipe connection at Bethel Creek.
Presentation | Audio
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
Intergenerational Recreation Center
The Indian River County Intergenerational Recreation Center is a 37,000 sq ft multi-purpose sports facility located in south Indian River County which houses the Recreation Department offices and hosts a multitude of sports and events. Learn More
One-Cent Sales Tax
On the ballot this November, voters will be asked to choose whether to renew the One-Cent Sales Tax, which is set to expire on December 31, 2019. If approved, this would extend the tax for an additional 15 years. View more information about the One-Cent Sales Tax
Zika fever is a mild febrile illness caused by a mosquito-borne virus similar to those that cause dengue and West Nile virus infection. There are a number of travel-related cases confirmed in Florida counties but none in Indian River County.
Protect Yourself & Your Neighbors.
For more information, Visit the Florida Department of Health Zika webpage
"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
BCC Tuesday, October 4, 2016 to consider approving a special assessment project in connection with a water main extension from 1501 Eagles Circle to and including 1581 Eagles Circle and 1532 Erica's Way, within the subdivision of Fischer Lake Island, Phases One, Two, Three, Four, Five, Six and Replat of a portion of Seven, located within the City of Sebastian, in Indian River County, Florida.
BCC Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at 9:05 a.m. to consider approving a special assessment project in connection with a water main extension from 2000 to and including 2066 42nd Place and including 4206, 4216, 4220, 4230, 4240, 4250, and 4260 20th Avenue within Pinson Subdivision, and including 2226 42nd Street in Indian River County, Florida.
BCC Tuesday, September 20, 2016 to consider approval of a change to a special exception use approval condition regarding perimeter property setbacks for the camp/retreat facility known as Epic Missions located at 6025 12th Street (see map). The applicant proposes to modify a special exception use approval condition to reduce the required setbacks for enclosed structures from 150' to 40' to the perimeter property lines.
BCC Tuesday, September 20, 2016 to consider adoption at a second, future hearing, of an ordinance, which if adopted would establish land development regulations for medical marijuana treatment centers, including but not limited to locational and design criteria, and review process.
BCC Tuesday, September 20, 2016 to consider rezoning approximately 3.59 acres located at the northeast corner of 66th Ave. and 33rd St. from A-1 Agricultural to RS-3 Single Family Residential District up to 3 units per acre.
BCC Tuesday, September 20, 2016 to consider approval of a change to a special exception use approval condition regarding perimeter property setbacks for the camp/retreat facility known as Epic Missions located at 6025 12th Street
BCC Tuesday, September 20, 2016 to consider and ordinance, which if adopted, will establish temporary use permit land development regulations for temporary farmers market sites within the Gifford area.
BCC Tuesday, September 20, 2016 to consider granting conceptual PD plan and special exception approval. The subject of the hearing is a proposal by Showcase Designer Homes, L.C. to develop a project to be known as Orchard Park PD. The project proposes 73 single-family residential lots on approximately 36.33 acres, located on the northeast corner of 58th Avenue SW and 1st Street SW.
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.