January 7th 2016 General Meeting

Commissioner Mike Byerly on Plum Creek’s huge development plan for east Alachua County Plum Creek Real Estate Investment Trust continues to pursue extensive new development rights on its rural timberlands in eastern Alachua County. After its initial application to alter the county’s Comprehensive Plan received a strong recommendation of DENIAL […]

Sabal Trail Pipeline

Stop the Sabal Trail Pipeline Tuesday, November 17th, 6:00pm – Suwannee County Board of Commission Meeting We need you there! The Sabal Trail Pipeline is a natural gas pipeline being proposed by Texas-based Spectra Energy. It would run from Alabama through Georgia and Florida to a compressor station in Osceola […]


The Suwannee-St Johns Group is seeking names of persons interested in serving on the Executive Committee (ExCom). This committee has a total of 11 officers serving staggered 2-year terms. Since 5 officers will be continuing their terms, this year we need to fill 6 positions. Our By-laws indicate that there […]

September News from the Conservation Chair

CONSERVATION REPORT by Whitey Markle For this month’s conversation report there are the following letters. COMMENTS SUBMITTED BY THE SUWANNEE/ST.JOHNS SIERRA CLUB GROUP 8/16/2015 to the ST JOHNS RIVER WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT re: The CENTRAL FLORIDA WATER INITIATIVE. The Suwannee/St. Johns Sierra Club encompasses 16 counties of North Florida. The […]