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Posted on: January 18, 2020

Cold weather shelter open nights - Sun., Jan. 19-Tues., Jan. 21

Cold Weather Shelter

♨️♨️♨️A cold weather shelter for the homeless and/or heatless will open Sunday through Tuesday nights (Jan. 19-21) at Ferris Hill Baptist Church, 6848 Chaffin St. in Milton. Those who would like to stay at the shelter must arrive between 6:30 and 8:30 p.m...
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Posted on: January 16, 2020

Construction projects underway at Navarre Beach

Navarre Beach construction projects

Santa Rosa County’s Navarre Beach Department has begun construction on several projects in the vicinity of the Navarre Beach pier. Replacement of wood decking around the pier restaurant and restrooms, as well as the ADA-compliant 40B walkover ad...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 8, 2020

Your County - Your Priorities

Citizen Feedback Workshops

Santa Rosa County wants your feedback! Five local workshops, one for each commission district, have been scheduled at a variety of times to give the public opportunity to learn how the county's annual budget is funded and allocated. A budget in brief&...

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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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News Releases
Posted on: January 2, 2020

UF/IFAS presents what you need to know about high blood pressure

Learn about heart health and high blood pressure

Get a healthy start in 2020! Ginny Hinton, UF/IFAS family and consumer sciences agent, will give a presentation on heart health and high blood pressure at the following locations:

Fri., Jan. 10, 1 p.m.Second Fridays with UF/IFAS Extension at Santa Rosa Cou...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 26, 2019

January Events at Your Santa Rosa County Library

Holiday Closures

Libraries will be closed on Wed., Jan. 1 in observance of New Year’s Day and Mon., Jan. 20 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

 

Preschool Storytime

Storytime programs are presented for preschool children ages thr...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 26, 2019

January events in Santa Rosa County

11th Penguin Plunge ‘n Paddle

Jan. 1, 12 – 4 p.m. 

1451 Navarre Beach Causeway on Navarre Beach

Celebrate the first day of the year and “Freezin’ for a Reason." The 11th Annual Penguin Plunge ‘n...

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Posted on: November 13, 2019

Santa Rosa County breaks ground on new courthouse

Courthouse Groundbreaking

The Santa Rosa County Board of County Commissioners, Ajax Building Company, Sam Marshall Architects and HOK celebrated a groundbreaking for the future Santa Rosa County Courthouse this morning on Avalon Boulevard in Milton. “I am excite...

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

Santa Rosa Animal Services launches barn cat program

Got Rats - get a barn cat

Santa Rosa County Animal Services is launching a barn cat program to place hard-to-adopt animals in a safe and comfortable habitat. A barn cat program places fully vetted healthy cats into safe, independent living spaces such as a barns, warehouses or fac...

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