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News

We will keep you updated with future events concerning the Summer Haven River. Progress is possible with your participation. Please come out to support efforts to restore the River!

03/13/12 Update:

The St. Augustine Port, Waterways and Beaches Districtis applying for a Department of Environmental Protection permit to re-open the Summer Haven River and re-establish the dune system along Old A1A. Taylor Engineering has been given the “go ahead” to initiate the permitting process. This is a tremendous step forward! Thank you to everyone who has supported us to help make this progress possible!

The St. Johns County Commission has passed a Resolution stating that they woud like to see the River restored.

The St. Augustine Port, Waterways, and Beaches District Board is sponsoring core-boring studies to determine the beach compatibility of the sand in the River. This will complete the initial studies for restoration. We appreciate the support of the Port and the funding they have provided.

Past Events

FOTSH Meeting @ Granny's Hole~ 05.16.11, 9 AM

A group of Summer Haven and Summer Island Residents, including members from Friends of the Summer Haven River, INC, met with representatives from Taylor Engineering and the EPA to discuss future action regaurding the restoration of the river.