Comp Plan Amendments on Tuesday’s Board of County Commissioners’ Agenda

From Ginny Sherlock, renowned local attorney, civic activist, and former Associated Press editor: “Tuesday’s BOCC meeting agenda features a dozen Comp Plan amendments that were previously approved and concurrent re-zoning applications for most of the properties … A 9:15 a.m. pre-set is scheduled to discuss proposed amendments to an agreement with the Town of Jupiter Island regarding the beach sand … Click here to read more

Joint agreement between Martin and Jupiter Island streamlines future dredging of St. Lucie Inlet

“This is only the beginning of a growing collaboration as the county works to bring others together with an interest in the inlet, including the communities of Sailfish Point and Loblolly as well as the town of Sewall’s Point,” reports The Palm Beach Post. … Click here to read more

TCPalm: Jupiter Island mayor fears All Aboard Florida may pose threat to public safety

As an island community with some of the highest property values in the country, the Town of Jupiter Island faces unique dangers should All Aboard Florida begin running its proposed 32 high-speed rail trips up and down the Treasure Coast in 2016, according to TCPalm. Threats to public safety are of major concern, Mayor Harry Charlston said in letters … Click here to read more