Satellite Beach has been named as the safest city in Florida, according to a study by Alarms.org.
Warren J. “Bud ” Meyer of Satellite Beach, Florida, a retired Army colonel, died on August 21, 2018, at the age of 94. He enlisted in the Army in 1943 at Camp Dodge, Iowa. A 30-year veteran, he went up through the ranks from private to colonel. During World War II, served in New Guinea and the Philippine Islands, South West Pacific Theater.
Ann R.T. Murphy, age 81, of Satellite Beach, passed away on Tuesday, April 24, 2018. Ann was born in Springfield, Missouri. She came to Brevard County in 1977 from Natchez, Mississippi and was a member of Holy Apostles Episcopal Church in Satellite Beach.
Satellite Beach, Florida is a relatively new town by Florida standards. It was incorporated in 1957 and is on the barrier island south of Patrick Air Force Base and north of another relatively new town, Indian Harbour Beach. It has a population of about 10,000 and is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean to the east and the Banana River on the west.
Brevard County Utility Services, in partnership with the City of Satellite Beach, contracted with Kimley-Horn of Orlando to conduct smoke testing in March and April.