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TOYS FOR TOTS FUNDRAISER SEPT 23, WELLBORN

SUWANNEE SEPT 13 SPECIAL CALLED MEETING

The Suwannee County Board of County Commissioners will hold a special-called meeting on Wednesday, September 13, 2023, at 8:00 A.M. The meeting will be held at the Suwannee County Airport, 13302 80th Terrace, Live Oak, Florida.

Suwannee Valley Unsolved And Live Oak Police Department To Present Kelley Brannon’s Case To Public September 19

Kelly Brannon -Photo: Submitted

K9 units receive boost

Sen. Tom Wright presents K-9s United board members with a $400,000 state grant, along with St. Johns County Sheriff Robert Hardwick and deputies, Nassau County Sheriff’s Office (with K-9 Patriot) and Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office K-9 units. -Photo: Submitted

DeSantis reappoints locals to SRWMD

Staff Reports

Last week, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the reappointment of William Lloyd and Richard Schwab to the Suwannee River Water Management District.

Gov. Ron DeSantis on Friday announced the reappointment of Richard Schwab (left) and William Lloyd to the SRWMD Governing Board. -Photo: Submitted

LIVE OAK SEPT 12 MEETING AGENDA

City of Live Oak

Regular Monthly Council Meeting

A G E N D A

Tuesday September 12, 2023

5:30 P.M.

SUWANNEE SCBCC WORKSHOP - FEMA UPDATE

The Suwannee County Board of County Commissioners and the City of Live Oak will hold a joint workshop on Thursday, September 7, 2023, at 3:00 p.m.

Clean and Sanitize Assistance

If your home was damaged by Hurricane Idalia but you can live in it safely, FEMA may be able to provide up to $300 in one-time financial assistance to help with cleanup. This assistance is for eligible homeowners and renters. The links are below.

Critical Needs Assistance

FEMA may provide financial assistance to Hurricane Idalia applicants who have immediate or critical needs because they are displaced from their primary dwelling.

Updates on Hurricane Idalia Recovery Efforts for Hamilton, Jefferson, Lafayette, Madison, Suwannee and Taylor Counties

Governor Ron DeSantis said in a press release last evening that power restoration efforts have been underway for counties impacted by Hurricane Idalia.