ADA Compliance
The City of St. Augustine remains committed to providing accessibility to all and provides for handicapped accessible parking in the city. For a map of accessible parking locations, Click Here To notify the city regarding accessibility concerns contact Todd Grant, Public Works Deputy Director, Phn: 904.825.1040, Fax: 904.209.4286, Email: tgrant@citystaug.com. You may also write City of St. Augustine, P.O. Box 210, St. Augustine, FL 32085-0210.

Consumer Confidence Report
The City of St. Augustine remains committed to providing clean and safe drinking water. For the previous year's sampling results please click here. To notify the city regarding water treatment concerns contact: Patrick Timoney, Water Treatment Plant Supervisor, Phn: 904.825.1044, Fax: 904.823-2280, Email: ptimoney@citystaug.com; or woperators@citystaug.com, or write the City of St. Augustine, P.O. Box 210, St. Augustine, FL 32085-0210.

The Break Room introduces city staff to the community

Wednesdays @ 5:00pm & Saturdays @ 8:00am on WFCF 88.5 FM

 

Click on program titles below to listen to any past editions of        The Break Room

Whether working in an office cubicle, on a factory floor or along the aisles of a retail store, time spent in the break room is usually a quiet time, away from pressure, away from work routines and often a place where co-workers can converse in a relaxed environment.

That’s the idea being WFCF/Flagler College Radio's program called appropriately, The Break Room. Hosted by Paul K. Williamson, the city’s Public Affairs Director, the 15-minute weekly program offers a behind-the scenes look at the workings of city government through interviews with people key in the city’s day-to-day operations. The Break Room airs on Wednesday at 5:00pm and is repeated on Saturday at 8:00am.

“Dan McCook, WFCF station manager suggested a weekly program with information about the city,” said Williamson. “We settled on a format of having a conversation with the professionals who work for the city. There are always the big issues that gain a lot of attention, but we wanted to focus on the day-in and day-out working of local government. I would like for listeners, at least at some time during the program, to say to themselves ‘I didn’t know that.’ ”

“The city has a number of ways we share information with the community, including the weekly info-email, News & Notes, quarterly newsletters inserted in utility bills, and of course the city’s web site,” said Williamson adding, “and now we have radio. I appreciate the college making this opportunity available, and as an alumni, am especially proud to be working with the college.”

WFCF, “Radio with a Reason,” is a 24/7 non-commercial, educational radio station staffed by students in the Flagler College Communication Department and community volunteers. WFCF started broadcasting in the fall of 1993 with the mission to “to provide a source of quality radio programming for the greater St. Johns County area and to provide a superior learning environment for students majoring in broadcasting at Flagler College.”

 

Programs aired in 2016

Click on any of the following links to hear one of The Break Room's archived programs.

To listen to shows from previous years, click here.

 

Building official offers tips and reminders for the community, May 18

Richard Schauland, St. Augustine’s Building and Code Enforcement Manager

Meeting the challenges of mobility today, May 11

Martha Graham, Public Works Director

Xavier Pellicer, Mobility Coordinator

de Aviles Award honors living history leaders, May 4

Nancy Sikes-Kline, City Commissioner

Working today to save yesterday for tomorrow, April 27

Jenny Wolfe, HistoricPreservation and Special Projects Planner

Planning and Building Department

Fire Marshal offers reminders about staying safe, April 20

Bob Growick, St. Augustine Fire Marshal

Addressing the impact of sea level rise, April 13

Martha Graham, Public Works Director

The anatomy of an event on city property, April 6

Wanda Bray, Event Coordinator, Public Affairs Department

City meets the needs of boaters with help from other agencies, March 30

Jim Piggott, General Services Director

Policing in a unique city and other notes from the Chief, March 23

Loren Lueders, Police Chief

Forging a new event management policy, March 16

John Regan, City Manager

Work on the city budget is year round,, March 9

Meredith Breidenstein, Deputy Director, Finance, Budget, & Management

Public Works update...there's a lot going on, March 2

Martha Graham, Public Works Department

Where you throw away what you throw away is important, February 24

Glabra Skipp, Environmental Compliance Analyst

The Adelaide Sanchez Award: its background and its latest recipient, February 10

Nancy Sikes-Kline, City Commissioner

Fire Department update, February 3

JC Costeira, Fire Chief

St. Augustine Recycles, January 27

Olivia Smith, Recycling Coordinator

City Archaeologist offers diggin' update, January 20

Carl Halbirt, City Archaeologist, Planning & Building Department

Introducing The Neighborhood Zoning Workbook, January 13

Amy Skinner, Senior Planner & Erin Minnigan, Community Planner

Update from Streets & Grounds and news about Arbor Day 2016, January 6

Char Putz, Manager, Streets and Grounds Division

 

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