WE ARE CURRENTLY UNDER A NATIONAL, FLORIDA, PALM BEACH COUNTY, AND JUPITER INLET COLONY STATE OF EMERGENCY.
ALL BEACHES, INCLUDING JIC'S BEACHES, ARE CLOSED AND NOBODY IS PERMITTED TO BE ON THE BEACH - NO EXCEPTIONS.
THE GOVERNOR AND THE PALM BEACH COUNTY COMMISSION ARE STRONGLY URGING A "STAY HOME - STAY SAFE: SAFER AT HOME POLICY.
ALL DOCKS, BOAT RAMPS, MARINAS AND ANY VENUE UTILIZED TO LAUNCH WATERCRAFT OF ANY KIND ARE CLOSED. ONLY COMMERCIAL VESSELS SHOULD BE ON THE WATER.
Please visit our "Emergency Management" web page (link located at top of this page) for current information on State of Emergency events.
March 26, 2020 - Mayor Comerford has declared a local State of Emergency in the Town of Jupiter Inlet Colony in response to the State of Florida Emergency Declaration and Palm Beach County's Declaration of Emergency related to COVD-19. On March 25, 2020, Palm Beach County Government issued Emergency orders 2 and 3 which closed all non-essential businesses, golf courses, and parks. Bars, pubs, nightclubs, beaches, docks and boat ramps were closed by previous Emergency Orders. JIC TOWN ADMINISTRATION BUILDING IS CLOSED TO WALK-IN VISITS. PLANS AND APPLICATIONS CAN BE DROPPED OFF ON THE TABLE AT THE DOOR. TOWN STAFF IS AVAILABLE BY PHONE AT (561) 746-3787 TO ANSWER YOUR QUESTIONS AND HELP YOU WITH ROUTINE BUSINESS.PLEASE STAY OFF THE BEACH AS ORDERED BY STATE, PALM BEACH COUNTY AND OUR LOCAL DECLARATION! WE ARE ASKING FOR YOUR VOLUNTARY COMPLIANCE WITH THESE ORDERS. PLEASE STAY HOME AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE.
Governor Closes ALL Palm Beach and Broward County Beaches
March 20, 2020 - Governor Ron DeSantis, through Executive Order 20-70, has closed ALL Palm Beach and Martin County beaches along with other select business types to help slow the spread of COVD-19 until March 31st. This date can be extended. The Town of Jupiter Inlet Colony has followed the Executive Order and closed our beach. Also, boat ramps and docks are closed. Please shelter in place as much as possible to limit your risk of exposure. Grocery stores, gas stations and hardware stores remain open, possibly with limited hours. Please only travel away from your home if it is absolutely necessary.
Thanks, Chief John Pruitt, JICPD.
Coronavirus (COVD-19) Letter to Residents from Commissioner Dr. Khan
March 2020 - Dr. Saeed Khan, Town Commissioner, has provided Town residents with a letter that contains Coronavirus facts and tips to prevent contracting the virus. Please CLICK HERE for Dr. Khan's letter.
Visit the Centers for Disease Control website below for updated information on Coronavirus (COVD-19)
U.S. Highway 1 Bridge Construction Information
Click HERE to view the U.S. Highway 1 bridge construction presentation.
Click HERE to view the Jupiter U.S. 1 bridge replacement webpage for all updated information regarding the project.
JIC Guide to Florida Friendly Landscaping
Florida Friendly Fertilizer
Click HERE for a Florida Friendly Fertilizer brochure.
December, 2018 Quality Cities Magazine Article
December, 2018 - Read the article, Going Green in Jupiter Inlet Colony, written by Mayor Dan Comerford and Town Engineer Tom Jensen, published in the December, 2018 issue, on page 18, of the Quality Cities Magazine by clicking HERE.
Click HERE to access the Jupiter Inlet Colony Inlet/Outlet
Notice to all residents:
Please ask contractors and visitors to your residence to park in your driveway if at all possible. It is a violation of Town Ordinance to park in the street or right-of-way unless the vehicle's operator is actively servicing your property. If you are having a gathering at your residence, please contact the police department, in advance, and obtain a temporary parking permit for vehicles to park in the street, not blocking driveways, mailboxes, fire hydrants, etc.
PUBLIC RECORDS REQUESTS
In accordance with FSS 119.12 (1)(b)
Please submit written notice of public records requests to the Custodian of Public Records:
Town Clerk/Custodian of Public Records
Jude M. Goudreau
50 Colony Road, Jupiter, FL 33469
Email: email@example.com / Phone: (561) 746-3787 / Fax: (561) 746-1068
TOWN ADMINISTRATION BUILDING HOURS
8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
The Town Administration Building is closed on weekends and holidays.
Jupiter Inlet Colony was ranked, in 2016, as the "Safest Town in Florida" in which to live, according to crime statistics reported by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement and the FBI!
The Town of Jupiter Inlet Colony is full of wildlife and beautiful gardens. The beach is accessible from all the homes by taking a short stroll across one of two brick walkways lined by many rare and beautiful flowering plants and trees. Jupiter Inlet Colony has a community park and a private Beach Club located on the Jupiter Inlet.
The Town government consists of an elected Mayor and four elected Town Commissioners. The Town Administration Building is located at the entrance to the community, at 50 Colony Road, and is housed in the same building as the Town's Police Department.