3 Jacksonville federal vaccine sites to stop administering first doses next week
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Starting next Wednesday, only second doses of the COVID-19 vaccine will be available at federally-supported sites in Jacksonville, including the Gateway Shopping Mall and its two satellite sites in Oceanway and Jacksonville Beach. AdThe end of first doses at Jacksonville FEMA sites are happening as Gov. Ron Desantis is publicly discussing waiving age requirements entirely for the COVID-19 vaccine. The federal locations in Jacksonville added more than 4,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses a day to the supply in Northeast Florida. The federally supported sites in Jacksonville have not yet experienced a single day where its daily allotment of doses was used.
Mayors budget includes $100 million for Northwest Jacksonville community
Of the budget, $250 million is for capital improvements -- city projects like a new library in Oceanway. Of that, $100 million is targeted to go to Northwest Jacksonville, where promises made during consolidation more than 50 years ago were never kept. With this budget, I maintain the top spending priority for public safety, Curry said during his budget presentation. This budget also includes prevention and intervention programs like Cure Violence with the Kids Hope Alliance, he said. One hundred million dollars can cover about three to four blocks inside of a city when we talk about infrastructure.
Driver killed in Oceanway crash
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A man was killed Saturday morning in a single-vehicle crash in Oceanway, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office. JSO said the male driver was heading east in the 3000 block of New Berlin Road around 7:30 a.m. when his vehicle left the road and struck a ditch. The unidentified victim was pronounced dead at the scene by Jacksonville Fire and Rescue. The driver was the only person in the vehicle, JSO said, and the cause of the crash is still under investigation. New Berlin Road was closed in both directions following the crash but later reopened.
Resident, firefighter injured in mobile home fire near Oceanway
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Firefighters with the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department responded to a fire at a mobile home on Naomi Drive in the Oceanway area Saturday morning. Two people were injured in the fire, including a resident of the home who was burned, Fire and Rescue said. A firefighter injured his ankle while working to extinguish the fire. JFRD said a second firefighter fell through the roof and landed on his feet. A JFRD captain said not to do this and leave it to them to help and make the rescues.
The most affordable apartments for rent in Oceanway, Jacksonville
So what does the low-end pricing on a rental in Oceanway look like these days and what might you get for the price? We took a look at local listings in Oceanway via rental sites Zumper and Apartment Guide to find out what price-conscious apartment seekers can expect to find in this Jacksonville neighborhood. 11892 Lake Bend CircleNext, this three-bedroom, two-and-a-half-bathroom rental, situated at 11892 Lake Bend Circle, is listed for $1,300/month for its 1,764 square feet. 11701 Palm Lake DriveThen, here's a three-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment at 11701 Palm Lake Drive, which, at 1,210 square feet, is going for $1,366/month. In the unit, look for a dishwasher, in-unit laundry and hardwood floors.
Budget apartments for rent in Oceanway, Jacksonville
Oceanway requires a car for most errands and isn't particularly bikeable, according to Walk Score's rating system. So what does the low-end pricing on a rental in Oceanway look like these days and what might you get for the price? We took a look at local listings in Oceanway via rental sites Zumper and Apartment Guide to find out what budget-minded apartment seekers can expect to find in this Jacksonville neighborhood. 11701 Palm Lake DriveListed at $1,200/month, this 1,030-square-foot two-bedroom, two-bathroom abode is located at 11701 Palm Lake Drive. This story was created automatically using local real estate data from Zumper and Apartment Guide, then reviewed by an editor.
What will $1,700 rent you in Oceanway, today?
Fortunately, Oceanway has plenty of current local listings to choose from. We took a look at local listings for apartments in Jacksonville via rental sites Zumper and Apartment Guide to find out what apartment seekers can expect to find. Read on for a roundup of the latest rental listings that you can snag for no more than $1,700 / month. 12300 Hickory Forest RoadNext, there's this three-bedroom, two-bathroom unit situated at 12300 Hickory Forest Road. 12428 Hickory Forest RoadHere's a 2,236-square-foot three-bedroom, two-and-a-half-bathroom unit at 12428 Hickory Forest Road that's going for $1,665/month.