Port Condition: OPEN
Ocean Highway & Port Authority
port of fernandina
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NOTICE OF GATHERING: The Board of Commissioners are invited to attend the Planning Board Monthly Workshops held on the second Wednesday of the month from 3 - 4 PM at City Hall.
***OHPA will meet on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month unless otherwise noted (2023 calendar year).
Miriam Hill, District 1; Danny Fullwood, District 2, Justin Taylor, District 3; Ray Nelson, District 4; Mike Cole, District 5
June 14, 2023 Board Meeting
James S. Page Governmental Complex
Nassau County Board of Commissioners Chambers
96135 Nassau Pl, Yulee, FL 32097
Agenda - TBD
If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the board, agency, or commission with respect to any matter considered at such meeting or hearing, he or she will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for such purpose, he or she may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.
The Ocean Highway and Port Authority of Nassau County, FL (OHPA) is seeking proposals from Florida licensed commercial real estate brokers to provide real estate advisory and brokerage services related to the potential use and/or disposition of several port-owned, non-industrial, properties.
***Responses to the RFP are due in writing no later than 3:00 PM EST, June 30, 2023***
For more information - Click here
Economic Incentives in Nassau County
(NC Economic Development Board)
Industrial Development Bonds - Click here for more information or call OHPA
U.S. Department of Transportation Announces New
M-95 Fernandina Beach to Charleston Barge Service Designation
M-95 Fernandina Beach to Charleston Barge Service will help the Port of Fernandina in Nassau County, the northernmost county on the Atlantic coast in Florida, service all coastal seaports on the Atlantic, including Charleston, SC, and contribute to the reduction of truck traffic on I-95.
"The designation of marine highways by Congress will help move cargo and people to help grow the economy and shift freight off of congested highways,” said Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao.
“Marine highways are an efficient and cost-effective option for moving freight and passengers in America,” said Maritime Administrator Mark H. Buzby.
The America’s Marine Highway Program (AMHP) authorizes the designation of Marine Highway Routes and Marine Highway Projects. A Marine Highway Project is a planned service, or expansion of an existing service, on a designated Marine Highway Route. Designation makes projects and highway routes eligible to apply for federal funding. Congress appropriated $7 million for AMHP in Fiscal Year 2019.
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***OHPA (interim address):
2398 Sadler Road
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
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