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.
Edna W. Runner Tutorial Center Annual Holiday Shop-a-Thon
The Edna W. Runner Tutorial Center, is in need of donations for their annual holiday Shop-a-thon. The center is a 501c3 non-profit organization that has been in West Jupiter for over 30 years providing educational & emotional support to the children in the community. The Shop-a-thon allows these children in need to select Holiday gifts for themselves and their families. Donations are tax deductible.
Below is the link to the wishlist. Items and monetary donations can be dropped off at the Town Hall through December 10th. CLICK HERE FOR THE WISHLIST.
Town-wide Directory Update
November, 2019 - Please take a moment to update your contact information for the JIC Community Committee (Formerly the POA) 2020 town-wide directory. The Committee needs to receive your updated information for the directory by December 15, 2019. Please print and fill out the form. It can be mailed to JIC Community Committee, 50 Colony Road, Jupiter, FL 33469 or dropped off at the Town Administration Building.
IMPORTANT NOTICE - TOWN-WIDE SPEED LIMIT CHANGE
The town-wide speed limit has been lowered from 25 mph to 20 mph by the Town Commission. A new sign has been posted at the entrance of the community that indicates the new town-wide speed limit of 20 mph on all streets. Please be cautious and follow the speed limit closely. Make sure to come to complete stops at all stop signs. Failure to stop for a stop sign could result in tragedy as we have many people walking and on bicycles traversing the neighborhood.
NOTICE TO RESIDENTS - Turtle Nesting Season Begins March 1st
March 1 is the start of sea turtle nesting season on JIC Beach. Our beach is one of the most densely nested beaches in the world. Researchers from Loggerhead Marinelife Center monitor the beaches daily starting at dawn through November 1st. To help sea turtles nest, please turn off lighting facing the beach and draw blinds to reduce glow. To learn more about these endangered species, please visit Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno Beach or go its website marinelife.org. Weathered sea turtle informational signs have been replaced at each beach access. See the sign below.
Florida Friendly Fertilizer
Click HERE for a Florida Friendly Fertilizer brochure.
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.
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.
2019 JIC Speed Survey
Click HERE to access the 2019 Speed Survey conducted by Kimley-Horn Traffic Engineers.
JIC POA's Inlet/Outlet
Click HERE to access the Jupiter Inlet Colony Property Owner's Association 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: firstname.lastname@example.org / 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!