Calling All Electric Vehicle Enthusiasts!

April 4, 2014 12 comments Open printer friendly version of this article Print Article

If you drive a VOLT, LEAF, Tesla or other Electric Vehicle (EV), or are thinking about purchasing one, here's a chance to meet fellow EV owners and tell local transportation and JEA officials where we need charging stations in our area.

Tuesday April 8
6-8 PM
Aloft Hotel Tapestry Park
4812 Deer Lake Drive West
Jacksonville, FL 32246

The Drive Electric Rally will include complimentary refreshments and a home charger giveaway. Please register in advance for this FREE event at

Contact Wanda Forrest at (904) 306-7514 for more info.  

More EV news…
- The City of Jacksonville and CSX are collaborating to provide two level II charging stations with two chargers each (total capability of charging four vehicles simultaneously) to be located in the City’s Water Street Parking Garage.  Access will be limited to those who pay for annual or daily parking.  The charger itself will be free.

- Tesla opened a North Florida supercharging station at the Premium Outlets Mall off State Road 16.