Emergency Operations Center (EOC): 904-824-5550
The St. Johns County Department of Emergency Management is responsible for the Disaster Preparedness of our County and the Evacuation Assistance Program for our citizens who need assistance in the event of an evacuation.
City of St. Augustine: 904-825-1040
City of St. Augustine Beach: 904-471-2122
SJC Solid Waste Management: 904-827-6980
Advanced Disposal (Southern St. Johns County): 904-827-1005
Seaboard Waste Systems (Northern St. Johns County): 904-825-0991
Natural Gas TECO Peoples Gas: 877-832-6747
Also accepting recyclable materials are Tillman Ridge Transfer Station at 3005 Allen Nease Rd. and Stratton Road Transfer Station at 250 North Stratton Rd.
St. Johns County Health Department: 904-825-5055
Services provided: Pediatric Primary Care, Immunizations, STD Testing and Treatment, HIV/AIDS Testing, Counseling and Case Management, Healthy Start Case Management, Family Planning and Pregnancy Testing, Prenatal Counseling and Case Management and Vital Statistics. Complete Dental Care for qualified children ages 3-17 is also available. Some services are provided on a sliding fee scale.
Environmental Health Services: 904-825-2514
Rescue/Emergency Services (Non-Emergency Numbers). In an emergency, dial 911.
St. Augustine Fire Department: 904-825-1098
St. Augustine Police Department: 904-825-1074
St. Johns County Fire Rescue: 904-209-1700
St. Johns County Sheriff’s Office: 904-824-8304
Poison Control: 800-222-1222
Tax Collector’s Office: 904-209-2250
The state of Florida does not impose a personal income tax. The state sales tax is six percent. In addition to the county tax structure, each municipality may also levy taxes and require business tax license fees and licenses.
Property taxes fall under the Homestead Exemption Provision, please contact the Property Appraiser’s Office at 904-827-5560 for information.
Local Business Tax Receipt (formerly known as Occupational License) fees are collected from most businesses, professionals, and enterprises. Businesses located within the corporate limits of: St. Augustine (904-825-1065), St. Augustine Beach (904-471-2122) and Hastings (904-692-1420) must first get a license from that city. After the city license is obtained, it must be taken to the Tax Collector’s Office where the county license will be issued.
Locations outside the three corporate limits must receive approval from the County Planning
Supervisor of Elections Office: 904-823-2238
New residents may register to vote in local, state and national elections immediately upon arriving in St. Johns County. Registration must be completed 29 days prior to an election. Persons 17 years old and up may pre-register and may vote if they turn 18 on or before Election Day.
City of St. Augustine Public Works Department: 904-825-1040
Services areas within the St. Augustine city limits.
St. Johns County Utility Department: 904-209-2700
Services some areas outside the city limits.
Jacksonville Electric Authority (JEA): 904-665-6000
Services northern part of the county.
Hastings Water & Sewer Plant: 904-692-1520
Services Hastings only.
Many areas outside the city limits serviced by private companies. For more information, contact the St. Johns County Utility Department at 904-209-2700.
If you have property in Davis Shores, chances are you endured some level of flooding either during Hurricane Matthew or Hurricane Irma. We got our hands on an awesome report prepared by Jessica L. Beach, PE of the City of St. Augustine that delves into the Tide Check Valve Program. The report will give you, and potential buyers, an understanding of just what our city is doing to remediate the flooding predicament in Davis Shores.