Public Notices

City of Starke Natural Gas Department

Notice of intent to Submit a Grant Application to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity for a Natural Gas Critical Facility Hardening Project

The City of Starke plans to apply to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) for a grant to be funded by the Community Development Block Grant – Mitigation program (CDBG-MIT). The application will be submitted no later than June 30, 2020, which is the grant application deadline.

Grant funds will be used for improvements to the City of Starke gate station and odorizer to harden it from the impacts of rain, wind, and hurricanes. The gate station and odorizer are located on CR 229, Starke, FL 32091. The planned improvements include rebuilding the current gate station and replacing the odorizer, which will automatically inject mercaptan at a rate that matches gas flow.

The project cost (and the amount of funds that will be applied for) will not exceed $245,000.

Additional information about the project may be obtained from John Holman, City Manager at (904) 964-5027. Also, comments or questions (and requests for copies of the proposed application) may also be submitted to Mr. Holman at jholman@cityofstarke.org, or by postal service at 209 North Thompson Street, Starke, Florida 32091. 

Please submit any comments or questions that you may about the project by June 15, 2020.

A FAIR HOUSING/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/HANDICAP ACCESS JURISDICTION

City of Starke Police Station

Notice of Intent to Submit a Grant Application to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity for a Police Station Wind, Rain and Hurricane Hardening Project

The City of Starke plans to apply to  the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) for a grant to be funded by the Community Development Block Grant – Mitigation program (CDBG-MIT). The application will be submitted no later than June 30, 2020, which is the grant application deadline.

Grant funds will be used for improvements to the City of Starke Police Department building to harden it from the impacts of rain, wind, and hurricanes. The building is located at  830 Edwards Rd, Starke, FL 32091. The planned improvements include the construction of a new roof on the building, the installation of a new fixed generator,  new  window and door hurricane shutters and/coverings, the replacement of the existing AC/Heating system, and the installation of  electrical wiring in the building.

The project cost (and the amount of funds that will be applied for) will not exceed $500,000.

Additional information about the project may be obtained from John Holman, City Manager at (904) 964-5027.  Also, comments or questions (and requests for copies of the proposed application) may also be submitted to Mr. Holman at jholman@cityofstarke.org, or by postal service at 209 North Thompson Street, Starke, Florida 32091. 

Please submit any comments or questions that you may about the project by June 15, 2020.

A FAIR HOUSING/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/HANDICAP ACCESS JURISDICTION

City of Starke Fire Station

Notice of Intent to Submit a Grant Application to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity for a Fire Station Wind, Rain and Hurricane Hardening Project

The City of Starke plans to apply to  the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) for a grant to be funded by the Community Development Block Grant – Mitigation program (CDBG-MIT). The application will be submitted no later than June 30, 2020, which is the grant application deadline.

Grant funds will be used for improvements to the City of Starke Fire Station to harden it from the impacts of rain, wind, and hurricanes. The fire station building is located at  105 E Jackson St., Starke, FL 32091. The planned improvements include the installation of a new fixed HAVAC SYSTEM,  new  window and door hurricane shutters and/coverings, and roof strengthening related enhancements.

The project cost (and the amount of funds that will be applied for) will not exceed $250,000.

Additional information about the project may be obtained from John Holman, City Manager at (904) 964-5027.  Also, comments or questions (and requests for copies of the proposed application) may also be submitted to Mr. Holman at jholman@cityofstarke.org, or by postal service at 209 North Thompson Street, Starke, Florida 32091. 

Please submit any comments or questions that you may about the project by June 15, 2020.

A FAIR HOUSING/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/HANDICAP ACCESS JURISDICTION