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Posted on: March 23, 2020

COVID-19 Update

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Note, this is a rapidly evolving event, for up-to-the-minute updates from organizations outside of the BOCC, visit their web sites.

For the latest update, visit www.santarosa.fl.gov/COVID19.&am...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

CORONAVIRUS/COVID-19 UPDATES

COVID 19 Updates

For information on how Santa Rosa County is responding to COVID-19, see our latest news release. For information how to keep yourself healthy, visit the Florida Department of Health web site...

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Posted on: July 16, 2018

The Great American Read

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Join the Santa Rosa County Library System and WSRE in The Great American Read.

Visit the official website for more info.

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Posted on: July 16, 2018

Coming in November

Santa Rosa County Library System

“Book a Trip” with Family Story Hour! Join us as we journey to all seven continents.

Check our online calendar for program days and times, as well as more information on this exciting new program!

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Posted on: July 16, 2018

Libraries Rock!

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Turn your Summer Reading Calendar in by July 31 to get your prizes!

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Posted on: July 19, 2018

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Magnolia Table

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After Anna

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Posted on: June 30, 2020

County seeks public input for CARES Act funding

CARES ACT

On June 10, Governor Ron DeSantis announced Florida would disburse up to $1.275 billion in Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) funding to county governments representing populations under 500,000 people. On June 26, the Santa Ros...

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Posted on: June 15, 2020

Fidelis Community Center & Park reopens with ADA renovations and sport facilities improvements

Fidelis Park

Santa Rosa County will re-open Fidelis Community Center and Park on Fri., Jun. 19 at 10 a.m. with a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate major improvements to one of the county’s longest-standing facilities. The park, located at 13774 Highway 87...

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Posted on: June 9, 2020

Santa Rosa County undertakes mitigation plan update

Public input needed

Santa Rosa County is seeking public involvement and participation as it undertakes a comprehensive update to the local mitigation strategy (LMS) multi-hazard plan. Mitigation planning can lead to activities that lessen the impacts of di...

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Posted on: June 1, 2020

Hurricane Season 2020 starts today, runs through Nov. 30

June 1 - Hurricane season officially begins today, but unofficially, it kicked off earlier with two named storms developing in the past two weeks. The season runs through the end of November and Santa Rosa County wants residents to be especially ...

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Archie Glover Boat Ramp improvement project underway

Archie Glover Boat Ramp

Improvements to Archie Glover Boat Ramp will begin May 28. The project includes renovation of the existing restroom, replacement of one courtesy dock, installation of a kayak launch and ADA accessibility improvements. Construction will be phased over the ...

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Santa Rosa County Animal Shelter Prepares for Kitten Season

Kittens - Wait until eight!

What is Kitten Season?Kitten season is the time of year when more kittens are being born, usually lasting from April to October. Each season, the shelter sees hundreds of newborn kittens surrendered. Kittens do not become available for adoption until they...

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Posted on: May 19, 2020

Santa Rosa County vacation rental safety plan approved

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Tues., May 19, 12 p.m. - Department of Business and Professional Regulation Secretary Halsey Beshears has just approved short-term vacation rentals for Santa Rosa County in accordance with the letter of request and shor...

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Posted on: April 15, 2020

Remembering the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

Deepwater Horizon

On April 20, 2010, the Deepwater Horizon oil rig located approximately 41 miles off the coast of Louisiana exploded. This event was not only an environmental catastrophe along the gulf coast, it was a tragedy for the 126 crew members and families of those...

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Posted on: February 18, 2020

Know the signs of unlicensed contractor activity or scams

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The Santa Rosa County Development Services Department is committed to protecting citizens from unlicensed contractor activity and scams. Know the warning signs to protect yourself when hiring a contractor for solar, plumbing, electrical or other building ...

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Posted on: January 2, 2020

FY19 annual report and FY20 adopted budget now available online

FY19 annual report and FY20 adopted budget now available online

Santa Rosa County's 2019 annual report and 2020 adopted budget is now available to the public online as a PDF for easy download and reference.The annual report is a 40-page, full-color report that provides a demographic profile and comparison statistics o...

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