Prescribed Burn - North Sebastian Conservation Area
Indian River County is working with the Florida Forest Service to conduct a
prescribed fire on approximately 35 acres sometime during the month of January 2017 at the
North Sebastian Conservation Area located at 1295 Main Street, Sebastian, FL. The prescribe
fire is expected to take 1-2 days and will limit the use of the conservation area and produce
some localized smoke. Full Press Release
Beach Park Closures For Dune Repair
Wabasso Beach Park will be closed January 17-24 for a dune repair project. During the closure there will be no lifeguards on duty and double red flags will be up to notify beachgoers to stay out of the water. Golden Sands Beach Park, and Turtle Trail Beach Park are also scheduled to close as part of this dune repair project following the Wabasso Beach Park section completion.
Electronics and Household Hazardous Waste Recycling Event
January 21, 2017 in N. County – Recycle your items with us and you could have a chance to win a Free Laptop! Join us at the North County Pool Parking Lot from 9 am to 12 pm. Event Details
Wabasso Corridor Plan Update
The Wabasso Corridor Plan is being updated. The overall purpose of the Wabasso Corridor Plan is to provide a set of standards applicable to development and redevelopment in the corridor area. Visit the plan update website for more information
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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On Thursday, January 19, 2017, from 8 am to 4 pm, Indian River County Utilities staff will be performing water main flushing on the following roads north of 9th Street SW: 12th Avenue SW 11th Drive SW 11th Court SW 11th Avenue SW 10th Court SW 10th Avenue SW. More Information
Beginning December 1, 2016 - April 2017, maintenance of the hydrant system in the north county area will begin and will continue over the next four months. This area includes Sebastian and Roseland as well as the barrier island. During the maintenance period, hydrants will be flushed, repaired and repainted. More Information
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of County Commissioners of Indian River County, Florida, will conduct a Public Hearing to consider adoption of a proposed ordinance amending Section 100.03 "“GENERAL PROVISIONS”of the code of Indian River County
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) continues to support the State of Florida through the Florida Division of Emergency Management, in support of disaster survivor recovery from Hurricane Matthew. NFIP policy holders affected by Hurricane Matthew are reminded by the State and FEMA to submit a Proof of Loss within 120 days of their flood loss.
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.