Community News & Events 

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Emergency Rental Utility Assistance Program Reopens 

The City of Jacksonville’s Emergency Rental Assistance Program will be reopening to provide rent and utility assistance to Duval County residents. With approximately $10 million remaining, the City will reopen the application portal starting Friday, September 3, 2021 at 8:00 am. Applications will be accepted continuously until all funds are expended.  Please review the eligibility criteria and FAQs prior to completing the application and if you have questions contact (904) 630-2489 (CITY).

The City of Jacksonville and its partners are using a nationally recognized software and portal called Neighborly. You can access the application here: coj.net/erap. You can also text APPLY to 211904 to access the application.  

District 10 Community Meeting 

Date: June 7, 2021
Location: Lincoln Villa Senior Center, 7866 New Kings Road, Jacksonville, FL 32219
Notice is hereby given that Council Member Brenda Priestly Jackson will host a District 10 Northwest Community Meeting on Monday, June 7, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at the Lincoln Villa Senior Center (7866 New Kings Road, Jacksonville, FL 32219).  The purpose of this meeting is to provide a forum to discuss District 10 projects, updates and initiatives and any other items noted on the meeting’s agenda or at the discretion of the Chair.

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District 10 Community Meeting 

Date: May 17, 2021
Location: Webb Wesconnett Regional Library, 6887 103rd St., Jacksonville, FL  32210
Notice is hereby given that Council Member Brenda Priestly Jackson will host a District 10 Community Meeting on Monday, May 17, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Webb Wesconnett Regional Library (6887 103rd Street, Jacksonville, FL 32210).  The purpose of this meeting is to provide a forum to discuss District 10 projects, updates and initiatives and any other items noted on the meeting’s agenda or at the discretion of the Chair.

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RE: Ordinance 2021-186 Deappropriating funds from the Soutel Drive Road Diet and Appropriating $3,260,596 in Funds for Various Capital Improvement Projects in District 10 and appropriating future CIP funding for the Soutel Drive Road Diet variously other Capital Improvement Projects in District 10; Amending the 2021-25 5 Year CIP to Reduce Funding for the Soutel Drive Road Diet and Provide Funding for the Projects Identified by the Public Works Department Consistent with Infrastructure, Roadway, Drainage and Other Projects in District 10.
 


CANCELLED - District 10 Community Meeting Regarding Northwest Updates 

Date: March 8, 2021
Physical Location: Lincoln Villa Senior Center, 7866 New Kings Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32219
(If attending virtually, please join the meeting by 5:50 PM)
Meeting ID: 982 2055 1871
Passcode: 552355
Notice is hereby given that Council Member Brenda Priestly Jackson will host a Hybrid Virtual In-Person Noticed District 10 Northwest Updates Community Meeting on Monday, March 8, 2021 at 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Lincoln Villa Senior Center located at 7866 New Kings Rd Jacksonville, FL 32219. The purpose of this meeting is to provide a forum to discuss District 10 updates and any other items noted on the meeting’s agenda or at the discretion of the Chair.



TWICE-AMENDED - District 10 Community Meeting Regarding Soutel Road Traffic Calming Project 

Date: March 1, 2021
Physical Location: Lincoln Villa Senior Center, 7866 New Kings Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32219
(If attending virtually, please join the meeting by 5:50 PM)
Meeting ID: 982 2055 1871
Passcode: 552355
Notice is hereby given that Council Member Brenda Priestly Jackson will host a Hybrid Virtual In-Person Noticed Community Meeting RE Soutel Road Traffic Calming Project  on Monday, March 1, 2021 at 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Lincoln Villa Senior Center located at 7866 New Kings Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32219. The purpose of this meeting is to provide a forum to discuss the Soutel Road Traffic Calming Project and any other items noted on the meeting’s agenda or at the discretion of the Chair.

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District 10 Community Meeting Regarding 2020-0681 & 2020-0682 

Date: February 22, 2021
Location: Webb Wesconnett Regional Library, 6887 103rd St., Jacksonville, FL  32210 
Notice is hereby given that Council Member Brenda Priestly Jackson will host a District 10 Community Meeting on Monday, February 22, 2021 at 5:45 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Webb Wesconnett Regional Library (6887 103rd Street, Jacksonville, FL 32210).  The purpose of this meeting is to provide a forum to discuss legislations 2020-0681 and 2020-0682.  An ordinance adopting a small-scale amendment to the future land use, rezoning and other matters pertaining hereto.

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District 10 Community Meeting Regarding 2020-0681 & 2020-0682 

Date: January 25, 2021
Location: Webb Wesconnett Regional Library, 6887 103rd St., Jacksonville, FL  32210 
Notice is hereby given that Council Member Brenda Priestly Jackson will host a District 10 Community Meeting on Monday, January 25, 2021 at 5:45 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Webb Wesconnett Regional Library (6887 103rd Street, Jacksonville, FL 32210).  The purpose of this meeting is to provide a forum to discuss legislations 2020-0681 and 2020-0682.  An ordinance adopting a small-scale amendment to the future land use, rezoning and other matters pertaining hereto.

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AMENDED - District 10 Community Meeting Regarding 2020-0681 & 2020-0682 

Date: January 11, 2021
Physical Location: Webb Wesconnett Regional Library, 6887 103rd St., Jacksonville, FL  32210 
(If attending virtually, please join the meeting by 5:35 PM)
Meeting ID: 975 2011 4557
Passcode: 259549
Notice is hereby given that Council Member Brenda Priestly Jackson will host a Hybrid Virtual In-Person Noticed District 10 Community Meeting on Monday, January 11, 2021 at 5:45 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Webb Wesconnett Regional Library (6887 103rd Street, Jacksonville, FL 32210).  The purpose of this meeting is to provide a forum to discuss legislations 2020-0681 and 2020-0682.  An ordinance adopting a small-scale amendment to the future land use, rezoning and other matters pertaining hereto.

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District 10 Neighbors Advisory Council & Community Meeting 

Date: December 9, 2020
Location:  Webb Wesconnett Regional Library, 6887 103rd St., Jacksonville, FL  32210 
Notice is hereby given that Council Member Brenda Priestly Jackson will host a District 10 Neighbors Advisory Council and Community Meeting on Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Webb Wesconnett Regional Library (6887 103rd Street, Jacksonville, FL 32210).  The purpose of this meeting is to receive updates on the status of projects and initiatives in District 10.

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Eviction and Foreclosure Prevention Program

The Eviction and Foreclosure Prevention Program, Ordinance 2020-0673 was passed which appropriated $5.3MM to assist our residential and commercial neighbors in need. Please note that the Residential application portal will be available on December 3, 2020, as it is the larger of the two programs. The Commercial application portal will open on December 10, 2020 at 12:00 PM, interested applicants can use this link to apply:  https://portal.neighborlysoftware.com/jacksonvillefl/participant.

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District 10 Neighbors Advisory Council & Community Meeting 

Date: September 24, 2020
Location:  Online Meeting - No Physical Location
Notice is hereby given that the Honorable Brenda Priestly Jackson, Council Member for District 10, hereby schedules a Zoom Virtual Meeting of the District 10 Neighbors Advisory Council and Community, to be held in conjunction with Council Member Brenda Priestly Jackson, scheduled for 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM, Thursday, September 24, 2020, - NO MEETING LOCATION.  The purpose of the Zoom Virtual Meeting is to discuss COVID-19 updates and other related District 10 matters.
 
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Sickle Cell Awareness Month Celebration

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District 10 Neighbors Advisory Council & Community Meeting 

Date: May 21, 2020
Location:  Online Meeting - No Physical Location
Notice is hereby given that the Honorable Scott A. Wilson, President of the Jacksonville City Council, hereby approves the Zoom Virtual Meeting of the District 10 Neighbors Advisory Council and Community Meeting, to be held in conjunction with Council Member Brenda Priestly Jackson, scheduled for 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM, Thursday, May 21, 2020, - NO MEETING LOCATION.  The purpose of the Zoom Virtual Meeting is to discuss COVID-19 updates and other related District 10 matters.

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CANCELLED (DUE TO COVID-19) - District 10 Town Hall Meeting 

Date: March 30, 2020
Location:  Webb Wesconnett Regional Library, 6887 103rd St., Jacksonville, FL  32210 
Notice is hereby given that Council Member Brenda Priestly Jackson cancels the noticed District 10 Town Hall meeting previously scheduled for Monday, March 30, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Webb Wesconnett Regional Library (6887 103rd Street, Jacksonville, FL  32210).
                    

District 10 Community Meeting Regarding Soutel Road Diet 

Date: March 4, 2020
Location: 5130 Soutel Drive, Jacksonville, FL  32208
Notice is hereby given that Council Member Brenda Priestly Jackson will hold a community meeting on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at the Legends Center (5130 Soutel Drive, Jacksonville, FL  32208). The purpose of this meeting is to discuss the concerns of the proposed Soutel Road Diet and possible discussion of the traffic light on Soutel Drive.  All interested parties are invited to attend. 

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CANCELLED (DUE TO WEATHER ADVISORY) - District 10 Town Hall Meeting 

Date: February 6, 2020
Location:  Webb Wesconnett Regional Library, 6887 103rd St., Jacksonville, FL  32210 
Notice of CANCELLATION of District 10 Town Hall Meeting is hereby given, due to Severe Storms and Weather Alters for Duval County- Jacksonville, Florida.  The Honorable Brenda Priestly Jackson will not host a District 10 Town Hall meeting which was scheduled to be held on Wednesday, February 6, 2020 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Webb Wesconnett Regional Library (6887 103rd Street, Jacksonville, FL 32210).  The purpose of the meeting was to connect with attending community members of District 10 and provide them with important updates.  This meeting will be rescheduled at for a later date.


District 10 Town Hall Meeting 

Date: January 29, 2020
Location:  Legends Center, 5130 Soutel Dr., Jacksonville, FL  32208 
Notice is hereby given that the Honorable Brenda Priestly Jackson will host a District 10 Town Hall meeting on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. in the Large Community Room of the Legends Center (5130 Soutel Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32208).  During the meeting, Councilwoman Priestly Jackson will connect with attending community members of District 10 and provide them with important updates. All interested parties are invited to attend.

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District 10 Neighbors Advisory Council Meeting 

Date: January 23, 2020
Location:  Webb Wesconnett Regional Library, 6887 103rd St., Jacksonville, FL  32210
Notice is hereby given that the Honorable Brenda Priestly Jackson will host a District 10 Neighbors Advisory Council meeting on Thursday, January 23, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Webb Wesconnett Regional Library (6887 103rd Street, Jacksonville, FL 32210). Members of neighborhood associations and interested parties in District 10 are invited to attend.

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District 10 Community Meeting Regarding Rezoning on Gilchrist Road 

Date: January 13, 2020
Location:  Lincoln Villa Senior Center, 7866 New Kings Road, Jacksonville, FL  32219
Notice is hereby given that Council Member Brenda Priestly Jackson will hold a community meeting on Monday, January 13, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at the Lincoln Villa Senior Center (7866 New Kings Road, Jacksonville, FL  32219). The meeting is to discuss the petition in opposition to bill 2019-0687   that was submitted by the Carver International Homeowners Association. All interested parties are invited to attend. 
2019-0687  ORD-Q Rezoning at 0 Gilchrist Rd (2.07± Acres) btwn New Kings Rd & Thomas Dukes Ct – CCG-2 & CO to PUD – Blue Ribbon Realty, LLC.(Dist 10-Priestly Jackson)(Lewis)(LUZ)(Ex-parte: CM Hazouri) (Small Scale 2019-837) 9/24/2019 CO Introduced: LUZ 10/1/2019 LUZ Read 2nd & Rerefer 10/8/2019 CO Read 2nd and Rereferred;LUZ 11/19/2019 LUZ PH Sub/Rerefer 4-0 11/26/2019 CO Sub/Rereferred 19-0 LUZ PH – 11/5/19, 11/19/19, 1/22/20 Public Hearing Pursuant to Chapt 166, F.S. & CR 3.601 – 10/22/19, 1/14/20 & 1/28/20 

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District 10 Neighbors Advisory Council Strategic Planning Meeting 

Date: November 19, 2019 
Location:  Webb Wesconnett Regional Library, 6887 103rd St., Jacksonville, FL  32210
Notice is hereby given that the Honorable Brenda Priestly Jackson will host the third of three District 10 Neighbors Advisory Council Strategic Planning meetings on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Webb Wesconnett Regional Library (6887 103rd Street, Jacksonville, FL 32210). Members of neighborhood associations and interested parties in District 10 who would like to serve on the Council are encouraged to attend.


District 10 Neighbors Advisory Council Strategic Planning Meeting 

Date:  November 5, 2019
Notice is hereby given that the Honorable Brenda Priestly Jackson will host the second of three District 10 Neighbors Advisory Council Strategic Planning meetings on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Webb Wesconnett Regional Library (6887 103rd Street, Jacksonville, FL 32210). Members of neighborhood associations and interested parties in District 10 who would like to serve on the Council are encouraged to attend.

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District 10 Neighbors Advisory Council Strategic Planning Meeting 

Date: October 29, 2019
Notice is hereby given that the Honorable Brenda Priestly Jackson will host the first of three District 10 Neighbors Advisory Council Strategic Planning meetings on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Webb Wesconnett Regional Library (6887 103rd Street, Jacksonville, FL 32210). Members of neighborhood associations and interested parties in District 10 who would like to serve on the Council are encouraged to attend.

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Public Meeting Hosted by Councilmember Brenda Priestly Jackson

Date: September 18, 2019 
Location:  Webb Wesconnett Regional Library, 6887 103rd St., Jacksonville, FL  32210
Members of neighborhood associations and interested parties in Council District 10 are invited to join the Honorable Brenda Priestly Jackson for a community planning meeting  on Wednesday, September 18.  Members of the community will have an opportunity to discuss and be involved in the formation of the Council District 10 Neighbors Advisory Council.  The meeting will begin at 6:00 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Webb Wesconnett Regional Library, 6887 103rd St., Jacksonville, FL  32210.

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CANCELLED | Public Meeting Hosted by Councilmember Brenda Priestly Jackson

Date: September 4, 2019 
Location:  Legends Center, 5130 Soutel Dr., Jacksonville, FL  32208
Notice is hereby given that the community planning meeting regarding the formation of the Council District 10 Neighbors Advisory Council, hosted by the Honorable Brenda Priestly Jackson, scheduled to occur on Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room of the Legends Center, 5130 Soutel Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32208 has been cancelled due to anticipated inclement weather caused by Hurricane Dorian and City of Jacksonville closures.  A rescheduled meeting notice will be sent once an alternate date has been determined.


To our Neighbors and Constituents at Calloway Cove (Washington Heights) Apartments

Update regarding the Calloway Cove (Washington Heights) Fire
Date: July 29, 2019
From Brenda A. Priestly Jackson, District 10 Councilmember and Neighbor

Constituents and neighbors, whose housing is impacted by the Calloway Cove (Washington Heights) fire that occurred on July 23, 2019, may contact Jacksonville Area Legal Aid (JALA) for assistance. Please contact Suzanne Garrow, Esquire, Fair Housing Unit Coordinator, at (904) 356-8371 (ext. 374) and suzanne.garrow@jaxlegalaid.org with your concerns and questions. The JALA Fair Housing Unit has appointments available Tuesday mornings and Wednesday afternoons weekly.