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Say “no” to this proposed Metropolitan Park swap

2020-11-18T13:23:35-05:00

Write to the National Park Service today In October, the City of Jacksonville submitted a proposal to the National Park Service (NPS) to swap Metropolitan Park for a portion of the Shipyards, as shown on the map. Scenic Jacksonville and Riverfront Parks Now urge denial of this proposal because the property suggested for the swap is inferior and not a | more...

Say “no” to this proposed Metropolitan Park swap2020-11-18T13:23:35-05:00

A better plan is needed for River City Brewing Site

2020-10-13T12:59:31-04:00

Downtown Investment Authority Board Meeting: Wed, Oct 14 at 2 p.m. Zoom Information:  Meeting ID 969 1322 2503, Passcode: 207965.  Email comments to Rmezini@coj.net  The River City Brewing Site on the Southbank is up for a decision by the Downtown Investment Authority to demolish the restaurant and give away the city owned property to a developer.   If approved, the | more...

A better plan is needed for River City Brewing Site2020-10-13T12:59:31-04:00

Riverfront Parks Now is a once in a lifetime opportunity

2020-07-22T17:16:21-04:00

Scenic Jacksonville is excited to partner in Riverfront Parks Now, an initiative aimed at transforming the downtown Jacksonville riverfront into a gathering place for the community that stimulates surrounding economic development and makes our city more resilient for generations to come. This initiative is being led by a group of non-profit civic leaders including representatives from the Late Bloomers Garden | more...

Riverfront Parks Now is a once in a lifetime opportunity2020-07-22T17:16:21-04:00

Keep Jacksonville Beautiful honors local attorney

2020-05-13T08:36:41-04:00

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 | more...

Keep Jacksonville Beautiful honors local attorney2020-05-13T08:36:41-04:00
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