Inter-city governmental cooperation is vital and ever-emerging. As cities become more interconnected, it is becoming increasingly important for us to work together to address common challenges and opportunities. Here's just one example.Beaches City officials met on May 4 to discuss the Orange Crush event scheduled to take place in Duval County on June 16-19. At this time it appears that none of the official events are taking place in Atlantic Beach or Neptune Beach, but Jacksonville Beach may see some impact on the pier and the surrounding area. Additionally, none of the beach cities have been asked for or issued any event permits.