Post-Storm Vegetative Debris Removal
- On Thursday, October 13th, Indian River County's vegetative debris hauler began removing disaster generated vegetative debris within the unincorporated areas of Indian River County that have been placed on the public rights-of-way. Visit IRCrecycles.com for information regarding vegetative debris collection for private roads and subdivisions and other important information.
- Debris Removal Status Map - See what areas are completed, pending, and in progress. Please note: This map shows only public roads, private roads will be added later. The cities are not included as they collect their own debris.
Hurricane Matthew FEMA Assistance Available
Homeowners, renters and business owners in Indian River county may now apply for federal disaster assistance for uninsured and under-insured damages and losses resulting from Hurricane Matthew.
Information on the locations and openings of local FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers is forthcoming.
One-Cent Sales Tax Renewal
On the ballot this November, voters will be asked to choose whether to renew the One-Cent Sales Tax, which is set to expire on December 31, 2019. If approved, this would extend the tax for an additional 15 years. View more information about the One-Cent Sales Tax.
Indian River Lagoon Greenway Trails Closure
The Indian River Lagoon Greenway will remain closed until further notice due to on-site flooding and standing water that impedes trail access. Please visit the nearby Oslo Riverfront Conservation Area or South Oslo Riverfront Conservation Area for hiking, bird watching and nature discovery! We will reopen the IRLG when the trails have dried and are safe. For more information about other conservation areas open to the public, please call the Indian River County Parks Division at 772-589-9223 or the Indian River Land Trust at 772-794-0701. An interactive map of Indian River County Conservation Areas may also be found here.
Round Island Riverside Park Boardwalk Construction
During the next two weeks, Round Island Riverside Park Boardwalk will be replaced. This project is funded through a grant with the Florida Inland Navigation District. The park will remain open during construction, however, access to the boardwalk will be restricted.
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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You Are Invited to Help Develop and Implement a Safety Campaign Aimed at Improving Local Safety Conditons for Bicyclists and Pedestrians. Tuesday, October 25, 2016 2:00 PM.
The Indian River County Parks Department will host a Public Workshop to discuss proposed improvements to the Hosie Schumann County Park including the addition of restrooms, a picnic area and other site improvements. The workshop is scheduled for Monday, October 24, 2016, 6:00 PM to 7 PM in the Rec Room at the Gifford Youth Achievement Center, at 4875 43rd Avenue, Vero Beach, FL 32967.
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.