Upcoming Events

Feb 05

Beaches Watch Monthly Meeting

February 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mar 04

Beaches Watch Member Social

March 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Apr 01

Beaches Watch Monthly Meeting

April 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Atlantic Beach News


Jacksonville Beach News

  • Jacksonville Beach Approves Short-Term Vacation Rental Legislation
    On September 16, 2019, the Jacksonville Beach City Council approved legislation to regulate the operation of short-term vacation rentals in Jacksonville Beach. With over 400 short-term vacation rentals operating in Jacksonville Beach, this legislation will ensure these businesses are properly registered, they are paying the necessary taxes and fees, the...
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The Latest @ Beaches Watch

  • Beaches Go Green Awarded 2019 Give-Back Donation
    On Wednesday, December 4, 2019, Beaches Watch presented the 10th Annual Beaches Watch Give-Back donation to Beaches Go Green.  Beaches Go Green representatives were in attendance to receive the donation and make a presentation about the work being done by their organization. Beaches Go Green was started by Atlantic Beach resident Anne Marie Moquin with the mission to provide education and awareness around single-use plastic pollution, “recycling right, and creating...
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Neptune Beach News

  • Neptune Beach Seeks Community Input on Vision Plan
    The Neptune Beach Community Vision Plan process is the first phase of a 3-phase process to gather big-picture input from the citizens of Neptune Beach and establish a long-term vision for the future of the City. Before the city’s comprehensive plan and land development regulations can be updated, it is...
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Meetings are held the first Wednesday of each month at 7 P.M.

Citizen education and involvement in our beach community issues is key to good government and preserving our quality of life. Beaches Watch promotes education and public involvement in the following ways:
  • Education through our web site, emails, and printed materials.
  • Participation in local government meetings such as Council or Commission meeting, Planning, Board of Adjustment and Code Enforcement meetings.
  • Candidate forums to give voters a chance to hear the positions of all candidates for municipal office and make an informed choice.
  • Community programs aimed at educating citizens on quality of life issues that affect us all.
  • The annual Give-Back donation to a beaches nonprofit that is enriching the quality of life for beaches residents
  • Recognition of individuals or businesses who improve the beaches quality of life with the Friend of the Beaches Award.
  • Student essay contest to encourage youth involvement in community affairs.
  • Addressing beaches issues at the regional and state level.
  • Networking with other community groups throughout Florida.