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Posted on: September 11, 2017

WATER UPDATE 9/22 Morning

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Areas With 24\7 Service Without a Boil Water Restriction:

  • Key West to Shark Key (excluding Rockland Key)
  • Monroe County Line to Tea Table Bridge, MM 79.8
All other areas should have 24\7 NON POTABLE water.
Daily tests are being conducted t...
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Posted on: September 15, 2017

NOTICE REGARDING COMPETITIVE SOLICITATIONS

Monroe-County-Seal-Small.png Due to Hurricane Irma, Monroe County closed it
offices effective September 6, 2017. All Competitive Solicitations (Request for Proposals, Request for Bids, or Request for Qualifications) that were scheduled to be opened from September 6,...
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Posted on: September 10, 2017

AIRBORNE RELIEF MISSION ON ITS WAY TO MONROE COUNTY

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For Immediate Release

Sept. 10, 2017

Contact:  Cammy Clark, Public Information Officer

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Posted on: September 10, 2017

Monroe County Emergency Hotline

Monroe-County-Seal-Small.png Emergency Information Hotline numbers Florida Emergency Information Hotline: 1-800-342-3557. Monroe County Emergency Hotline: 1-800-955-5504. Local Monroe County Emergency Hotline: 305-517-2480Read on...
Posted on: September 9, 2017

AFTER THE STORM PASSES,

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WHEN THE STORM PASSES

When the storm passes, entry into the Florida Keys will not be immediate for residents. The bridges and roadways must be inspected first. Monroe County already has plans in place for crews to do the inspections as soon as conditions a...

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Message From Our State of Florida Emergency Management Director

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We’re beginning to get in some reports of donation drives in Florida designed to assist Harvey survivors.  Texas has yet to identify any needs and at this point has no ability to deal with any donations they receive, no matter how well-...

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Posted on: August 29, 2017

Monroe County Relocating Small Dog Park Out of Respect for Possible Graves Below

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At Monroe County’s Higgs Beach, the “small dog park” is being relocated into a fenced-off section of the “big dog” park out of an abundance of caution that there may be possible graves beneath the current ...

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Posted on: August 27, 2017

MONROE COUNTY’S NEWEST TRAUMA STAR HELICOPTER GOES INTO SERVICE MONDAY MORNING

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Monroe County’s newest Trauma Star air ambulance helicopter passed the Federal Administration Aviation inspection Friday and will go into service on Monday, Aug. 28., at 8 a.m.

This brings the Trauma Star fleet to three Sikorsky helicopters. Two ...

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Posted on: August 17, 2017

LANE CLOSURES BEGIN SUNDAY FOR GARRISON BIGHT BRIDGE REPAIR PROJECT IN KEY WEST

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Monroe County’s repair project for the 177-foot Garrison Bight Bridge in Key West will begin Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017, at 9 p.m.
The work to replace the joints on the bridge deck and repave a portion of Palm Avenue will take place from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., un...Read on...

Posted on: August 14, 2017

REFUNDS AVAILABLE FOR UNUSED DISCOUNTED TICKETS FOR CARD SOUND BRIDGE TOLL

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Construction of a new
All-Electronic Tolling System on Card Sound Road in North Key Largo will beginSept. 1, 2017. The collection of tolls by tollbooth attendants will end at
midnight, Aug. 31, 2017.

 

Once the toll closes, unused discounted toll...

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Posted on: August 11, 2017

BOCC VOTE LEADS TO $1.7 MILLION IN UNALLOCATED FUNDS REMAINING FOR CAPITAL PROJECTS IN FY 2018

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The Monroe County Board of County Commissioners, at its March 2017 meeting, voted to amend its distribution rules of the Tourist Development Council funds to mandate that unallocated “Bricks and Mortar” monies from one fiscal year rema...

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Posted on: August 9, 2017

BERNSTEIN PARK GETS 3 ACRES OF NEW SOD AS PART OF $7.7 MILLION MAKEOVER

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Monroe County’s Bernstein Park on Stock Island is looking a lot more like a grassy oasis these days after nearly 3 acres of sod recently was installed.

The new grass is part of the County’s $7.7-million renovation project to turn the pa...

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Posted on: July 25, 2017

Monroe County BOCC Certifies Proposed Aggregate Millage Rate at 3.4149 for FY 2018 Budget

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KEY WEST, FL – For Fiscal Year 2018, the Monroe County Board of County Commissioners certified the proposed aggregate millage rate to the Property Appraiser at 3.4149 at the Special Budget meeting Tuesday at the Harvey Government Center. This ra...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

HUMANS SERVICES ADVISORY BOARD RECOMMENDS 26 NON-PROFITS FOR BOCC FUNDING

Clients of the Monroe Association of ReMARCable Citizens learn cooking skills at the Rainbow Cafe that is part of the Adult Day Training Center.

In 1991, the Monroe County Board of County Commissioners created the Human Services Advisory Board (HSAB). The HSAB reviews applications from not-for-profit organizations that provide needed health and social services for the citizens of Monroe County and...

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Posted on: July 17, 2017

Card Sound Bridge Toll Now Closing Sept. 1, 2017

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The closing date for Monroe County’s Card Sound Bridge toll is being moved to Sept. 1, 2017. This change will allow Florida Power & Light time to relocate its power lines on the right of way prior to the start of construction of the All Elec...

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Posted on: January 31, 2017

Strategic Planning Survey

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To my fellow County residents, business-owners and stakeholders,

     Monroe County has begun to update its 2018-2022 Strategic Plan, which will guid...

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