2019 SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED
In April the Board awarded 4 scholarships totaling $3000.00 to local youth wishing to pursue a higher education. 2 applicants were from Dixie County and 2 from Taylor County. If you know someone that would like to apply for a scholarship have them contact a member of the Board (listed under about us tab).
COMMUNITY CENTER REMODEL
A major remodel/update to the interior of the Community Center was completed in 2018. The Center was painted; a drop ceiling with LED lighting was installed; new plumbing fixtures and new flooring were also installed. In 2019 improvements continued to be made with a state of the art PA system; and the Steinhatchee Garden Club completely relandscaped the grounds.
STEINHATCHEE PARK & PIER
IMPROVEMENT PROJECT COMPLETED
2018 was a very productive year for The Steinhatchee Community Projects Board. The FRDAP Grant that was obtained to make improvements to the Park and Pier areas were completed. The grant facilitated the following improvements: Playground shade covering & additional swings; picnic pavillion with picnic table; fitness equipment and signage for 1 mile walking/fitness trail; construction of boat dock and gangway adjacent to pier; renovation of pier to include steps from pier to dock; parking facility improvements including seal coating, striping and wheel stops; installation of security lights; renovation of restrooms to include sealing of floor and installation of energy efficient fixtures; and a kiosk for coastal habitats and nature study areas signage.
Our Park & Pier are located adjacent to the
Steinhatchee Community Center
1013 S. Riverside Drive
Steinhatchee, Fl 32359
Christmas Additions added in the Park and on the Bridge
THANKS to the Projects Board and volunteers, a collection of blow ups were added to the playground area for the children's enjoyment.
Also added this year were lights and wreaths on the bridge. Lights go up the week after Thanksgiving and stay up until the week after New Year's.
Programmable Scrolling Marque Sign 2018
The last project to be completed in 2018 was the installation of our programmable scrolling marque sign, roadside at the Community Center. Local information and events are continually updated and posted.