City of Jacksonville


City to Host a Series of Facilitated Community Engagements on Downtown Jacksonville Public Projects

March 06, 2024
The City of Jacksonville will host the first of a series of facilitated community engagements on Downtown Jacksonville public projects. The initial meeting on March 6, 2024 will provide an opportunity for citizens to learn about public projects within the boundaries of Downtown Jacksonville. Immediately following the presentation, attendees are encouraged to ask questions and provide comment.

WHEN: Wednesday, March 6, 2024, 5p to 8p
               5p: doors open
               530p: presentation begins
WHERE: Jacksonville Main Public Library
                  Hicks Auditorium
                  303 North Laura Street
                  Jacksonville, Florida 32202
WHO: Elected Officials:
  • Mayor Donna Deegan | City of Jacksonville, Florida
  • Council Member Jimmy Peluso | District 7 | City of Jacksonville, Florida City Council


  • Lori Boyer | CEO | Downtown Investment Authority
  • Ina Mezini | Strategic Initiatives Coordinator | Downtown Investment Authority
  • Daryl Joseph | Director | COJ Parks, Recreation and Community Services
  • Jill Enz | Chief of Natural and Marine Resources | COJ Parks, Recreation and Community Services
  • Nina Sickler | Director | COJ Public Works


  • Laura Phillips Edgecombe | Principal, Downtown Public Spaces | Jessie Ball duPont Fund
Seating is first come, first served and is limited to 350 guests.
Moving forward, engagements will be in the form of open houses, highlighting specific projects.

Details on dates, times, locations and projects for these engagements are forthcoming.