Report cites growing evidence of dangers from digital billboards along roadways Click to watch >> To learn more about the safety concerns and study results, please visit the Scenic America website. Read more>>
JACKSONVILLE, FL - April 2, 2016 – The Keep Jacksonville Beautiful Commission (KJB) hosted an educational fundraiser event on Friday, April 1 to honor local attorney Bill Brinton for his advocacy for the city’s sign ordinance. Brinton was presented with the Jake Godbold Award. The event also recognized site captains, sponsors, volunteers, partners and organizations for their efforts to clean up and beautify Jacksonville during KJB events throughout 2015.
JACKSONVILLE, FL - November 4, 2015 – In front of a large crowd of supporters and local leaders gathered at The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens, Scenic Jacksonville, Inc. and Greenscape of Jacksonville announced a new tree challenge campaign, JAX DIGS TREES. The year-long tree planting campaign seeks to encourage citizens, schools, neighborhood organizations, businesses and civic groups to plant, protect and promote trees.
On Wednesday, November 4, Scenic Jacksonville and Greenscape of Jacksonville will cohost an event at The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens to commemorate the 15th Anniversary of the Tree Charter Amendment.
On The Local Level Scenic Jacksonville is working on the following issues in North Florida: Landscaping of State Highways and City Streets Department of Transportation/Tree removal on I-295 in Manadarin. Downtown Public Building Signage: Veterans Memorial Arena Billboard Agreements and Billboards: Monitoring of the 2014 Settlement Agreement with CBS Outdoor and Clear Channel Communications to ensure Billboards are removed per the agreement.
Cover photos courtesy of Bruce Lynn McCarty Photography
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