Riverstone Properties Settlement Rejected by the BOCC

We had a voice and were heard.





At the full-to-overflowing BOCC meeting on May 23, (read and listen to the meeting here) many people spoke in opposition to the proposed development of eleven, 85-foot towers on the south end of Amelia Island. The Commissioners voted 3-2 to reject the settlement as proposed to the developer, responding to the voices of their voters.


Voting to REJECT the settlement: Chairman Aaron Bell, Commissioner John Martin, and Commissioner Klynt Farmer

Voting to ACCEPT the settlement: Commissioner Tom Ford and Commissioner Jeff Gray


Click the links below to read two articles from the Fernandina Observer


Citizens fill Nassau County Board of Commission Chambers to protest 50 Acre Development . . . and the people won


Nassau County Commissioners reject 85-foot tower settlement