Airport and Seaport
The St. Lucie County International Airport covers approximately 6 square miles of land and is owned and operated by the St. Lucie County Board of County Commissioners and managed and maintained by an Airport Department. The mission of the Airport Department is to operate the St. Lucie County International Airport in a safe, efficient, and environmentally sensitive manner, while serving the airport tenants, the general aviation community, and the air transportation needs of the County.
The Port of Fort Pierce lies physically within the City limits of Fort Pierce and is the responsibility of St. Lucie County. Management of the Port of Fort Pierce falls under the jurisdiction of St. Lucie County, which is composed of five County Commissioners.