St. Johns County Cornavirus Disease 2019 (Covid-19) Updates

Resources Overview

St. Johns County COVID-19 Resident Assistance and Business Assistance Hotlines

During these unprecedented times, St. Johns County is supporting residents and local businesses impacted by COVID-19 with an unparalleled level of additional resources and programs. St. Johns County residents and businesses who have been affected by COVID-19 now have a consolidated source of information regarding available programs, funding, and recovery assistance through dedicated individual and business assistance hotlines. Resident & Business Assistance Hotline Numbers and Information


St Johns County EOC COVID-19 Citizens Information Hotline
St Johns County residents can call the hotline at 904-824-5550 for information regarding facility closures, program cancellations, and St Johns County COVID-19 guidelines, 8am-6pm 7 days a week.


Florida Reemployment Assistance Paper Application

COVID-19 Financial Resources for SJC Businesses

St. Johns County Restaurants Open for Take-out and Delivery

Board of County Commissioners Meeting Calendar

Board of County Commissioners Agendas and Minutes.

 GTV Watch Meetings Online

Emergency Operations Center Situation Reports

County Closures & Cancellations – Please be aware that this list may change on a daily basis.

St. Johns County Accessible COVID-19 Collection Sites

FL Dept of Health COVID-19 Dashboard – Twice daily updates.

Alert St. Johns – Emergency Notification System

Florida Department of Health

Centers for Disease Control


St. Johns County Open Businesses Map – The St. Johns County Open Businesses Map was created in an effort to support St. Johns County's local businesses and provide residents with a convenient directory. All information contained in this document was current at the time of posting. Please email ecodev@sjcfl.us if your establishment is open and would like to be added to this list, or if you are aware of a change that needs to be made to the current list. To access the map, please visit www.sjcfl.us/coronavirus.

Reporting Vacation Rental Violations – State of Florida Executive Order 20-87 suspends the rental of vacation rental properties through April 30. In addition, vacation rentals are prohibited from making new reservations or bookings and shall not accept new guests for check-in for the duration of this order. To submit a vacation rental violation, please call St. Johns County Code Enforcement at 904.209.0734 or email codenf@sjcfl.us. Violations may also be submitted to the Department of Business and Professional Regulation at 850.487.1395 or by filling out an online vaction rental violation reporting form.

St. Johns County Property Appraiser Extends Tangible Personal Property Filing Deadline – The St. Johns County Property Appraiser has extended the deadline to file a Tangible Personal Property return to May 15. The return can be filed through their website at www.sjcpa.us. For more information or assistance with filing, please call 904.827.5508 or email tpp@sjcpa.us.

Property Tax Extension – The Governor has issued an executive order to extend the final due date for 2019 property tax payments.  www.sjctax.us

Tourist Development Tax Extension – The Department will waive the imposition of penalty and accrual interest for those taxpayers who collected tourist development tax in February of 2020 but were unable to meet the due date, if taxes are reported and remitted by March 31, 2020. Additionally, for taxpayers adversely affected by the COVID-19  outbreak, the Department will extend the due date to April 30, 2020 for the March 2020 tourist development tax reporting period. www.sjctax.us

SBA Disaster Relief Loan: loans up to the lesser of 12 months expenses of $2 million, 3.75% interest rate, no fees, up to 30-year terms. To apply, visit www.sba.gov/disaster/apply-for-disaster-loan

CARES Act Paycheck Protection Program: loans up to the lesser of 2.5 times average monthly payroll expenses or $10 million, up to 4% interest, no fees, 10-year term. For more information, visit www.sbc.senate.gov/public.

SJC Utility Customer Service / Billing Services Available
On-site drive through, drop boxes, and pay-by-phone are open to accept payments and provide service. Bill pay online and other services: www.sjcfl.us/utilities.

WSOS 103.9 FM/1170 AM St. Johns County Today Radio Show COVID-19 Updates
Updates are at 8:30 a.m. every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Co-hosted by St. Johns County Director of Communications covering a variety of topics related to the COVID-19 health emergency in St. Johns County. The public may submit questions on the WSOS Facebook page or to kevin@staugustineradio.com.

St. Johns County Public Libraries Facebook Live Storytimes
Virtual storytimes at 11 a.m., Monday through Friday, on Facebook Live. Also recorded for those who miss the live showing. www.facebook.com/sjcpls.

Emergency Bridge Loan Program for Florida Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19
Governor Ron DeSantis activated the Florida Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan Program to support small businesses impacted by COVID-19. For information, visit www.floridadisasterloan.org or contact the Florida Small Business Development Center Network at 866.737.7232, or disaster@FloridaSBDC.org.

Florida Department of Health COVID-19 Online Dashboard
The online dashboard was created to update the public on the development of the COVID-19 virus Statewide and for each County. For additional information, please view the online dashboard or visit www.floridahealth.gov