Beach Nourishment Projects Easements
Indian River County will be constructing three (3) beach nourishment projects over the next two years within the Sector 3, Sector 5 and Sector 7 beach management areas. A portion of the sand may be placed on the beach landward of the Mean High Water Line and seaward of the dune line, which is private property. In order to proceed with the sand fill project on these sections of private property, the County will require a beach management and assessment easement from property owners or Condo Associations of beachfront parcels in the project areas. View a map of beach projects and properties requiring easements at www.ircgov.com/easements
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
Indian River County does hereby announce that funds are available for housing rehabilitation/replacement through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program. The County is now soliciting applications from very low, low and moderate Income households for the rehabilitation/replacement of homes within Unincorporated Indian River County.
BCC 10/1/19 to consider an application for a class B certificate of public convenience and necessity by Cleveland Clinic Martin Health for Martin Health System, advanced medical transport, to provide advance life support (ALS) and basic life support (BLS) transportation services, as defined in and pursuant to Chapter 304, Indian River County code.
BCC 10/1/19 to consider an application for a class "B" and class "E1" certificate of public convenience and necessity for MCT Express, Inc. DBA United Medical Transportation, to provide advanced life support (ALS), basic life support (BLS), and wheelchair, wheelchair/stretcher, and ambulatory transportation services, as defined in and pursuant to chapter 304, Indian River County code.
Indian River County Community Needs Assessment Survey
The first step to improving lives in Indian River is understanding what our community needs. This participatory survey will be conducted through 2019, with findings reported to the community in the spring of 2020 and we need your help! This survey is being conducted by Q-Q Research Consultants on behalf of Indian River Community Foundation, the United Way of Indian River County, the Florida Department of Health in Indian River, and the Children's Services Advisory Committee. The purpose of this survey is to identify community strengths and assets in your community to better understand how to support local residents. You will be asked about the services available in your community and the quality of those services in 5 areas: services for children, economic opportunity, housing, health, and services for seniors. Your responses will be kept confidential. The survey should take approximately 15 minutes to complete.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has received the subgrant application for repairs to Fire Station #2 due to damages in Hurricane Irma (DR-4337-FL PW 7097). Pursuant to Executive Order 11988 and 44 CFR Part 9.12, final notice is hereby given of FEMA's intent to provide funding for this project under the Public Assistance (PA) Program.
Notice is hereby given that, starting August 7, 2019 until June 30, 2020 or when all funds are expended, whichever comes first; the Board of County Commissioners of Indian River County, Florida will be accepting applications from households in the very low, low, and moderate income categories for Purchase Assistance (down payment/closing costs), Rehabilitation Assistance of affordable housing units, or other assistance with $350,000.00 in funds from the Florida State Housing Initiatives Partnership (SHIP) Program FY 2019-2020, which will be made available through the Indian River County Local Housing Assistance Program
Closed Captioning Video
As of February 2019, all BCC and Planning and Zoning board meeting videos on the County website are closed captioned, including the live meeting webcasts. Past meeting videos of the Indian River County Board of County Commission and Planning and Zoning Commission meetings are also closed captioned and can be found on the Indian River County YouTube channel.
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.
Title VI Public Notice
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.
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