Posted on: August 16, 2017

2017-2018 Proposed Budget

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The City of Boca Raton’s Fiscal Year 2017-2018 Proposed Budget is now available on our website. 

A public hearing on the Proposed Budget will be held Monday, September 11, 2017 in Council Chambers at 6pm. 

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Joint Meeting on Ocean Breeze Golf Course

Joint Meeting News Flash 09.26.2017

3rd Meeting

On Tuesday, September 26, 2017 from 3pm-5pm, the Boca Raton City Council and the Greater Boca Raton Beach and Parks District (GBRBPD) will hold a third joint public meeting to discuss the 27 hole Ocean Breeze Golf Course located at 5801 NW 2nd ...

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Posted on: August 17, 2017

Public Open House on Proposed Tri Rail Station

SFRTA Public Open House

The South Florida Regional Transportation Authority (SFRTA)  is hosting a Public Open House on on the proposed second Tri-Rail station in Boca Raton near Glades Road and Military Trail on Tuesday, August 29 from 6pm-8pm at the Boca Raton Spanish ...

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

Biodegradable Bags Now Available at All Beach Access Points

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Pack it in Pack it Out, Trash Your Trash and Leave No Trace. Hikers, campers and those who love the outdoors understand these basic principles and the City of Boca Raton is now helping residents and visitors do their part by providing new biodegradable ba...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Getting Around Town - Construction that could affect your commute

Traffic Advisory

With boats, trains, cars and planes coming in and out of Boca Raton daily, there are bound to be construction, road and bridge work projects that affect your daily commute. Here are some projects to be aware of that are happening in and around our City.

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Communications Survey

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Social media, emails, newsletters, meetings, the media, your neighbors - how do YOU get information about the City? 

We’d like to know WHAT topics are most important to you and HOW you’d like to receive that information. 

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Posted on: August 3, 2017

Council Members Singer & Weinroth Appointed to Serve on Legislative Committee

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The Florida League of Cities (FLC) has appointed two Boca Raton City Council Members to the FLC Legislative Policy Committee. Scott Singer will serve on the 2017-2018 Land Use and Economic Development Committee and Robert Weinroth will serve on the 2017-2...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

From Free Putting Practice to Oceanfront Golf and Family Specials, Boca Raton Has It All

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Shoppers, diners and visitors to Downtown Boca’s Mizner Park now have the opportunity to brush up on their short game at the new Putt’n on the Plaza.

The 20x20, four hole putting green was installed this month and has accompanying putte...

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Posted on: June 13, 2017

View 2nd Waterfront Outreach Meeting Presentation

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EDSA, the City’s consultant working on the waterfront master plan, hosted a second public outreach meeting at the Downtown Library  on Wednesday, July 12. EDSA shared conceptual plans and recommendations.Properties included:Spanish Rive...

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Posted on: June 27, 2017

City Adds Three New Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Electric Charging Station - City Hall

BOCA RATON, FL (June 27, 2017) The City of Boca Raton has added three new electric vehicle (EV) charging stations to its network. Two new stations are located at City Hall (201 West Palmetto Park Road) and one at the Spanish River Library (1501 NW Spanish...

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Posted on: June 22, 2017

THANKS for celebrating a FABULOUS Fourth!

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Thanks to everyone who came out and celebrated the Fabulous Fourth with us!Special thanks to all the staff and volunteers who helped make the evening so special.

View images from the event below.

BOCA RATON, FLORIDA (June 19, 2017) – The City of B...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

City Council & CRA Meeting Summary

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With only one meeting in June due to the summer schedule, the City Council and Community Redevelopment Agency both had full agendas. 

In case you missed it, here are the highlights of the action items from Monday, June 12 CRA and Workshop meetings...

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Posted on: June 1, 2017

City Council Adopts Climate Action Pledge

Climate Action Pledge - Newsflash

At the May 23, 2017 City Council meeting, the Boca Raton City Council passed a resolution adopting a climate action pledge.

This action recognizes that Florida, and Southeast Florida in particular, is considered one of the most vulnerable areas of the coun...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Strategic Planning Workshop

Strategic Planning 2017 News Flash

On Thursday, May 4 and Friday, May 5, 2017, City Council members met with the City’s Executive Leadership team and heard comments from the public in order to develop strategic goals for the 2017-2018 Fiscal Year. With the guidance of moderator Lyle Sumek,...

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

One Cent Sales Surtax

One Cent Sales Surtax

In November 2016, Palm Beach County voters approved raising the sales tax from 6 percent to 7 percent. This 1-cent sales tax increase took effect January 1, 2017 and will sunset on December 31, 2026 unless $2.7 billion is collected before then.

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Posted on: April 18, 2017

Announcing NEW Mobile App

Mobile App newsflash

The City of Boca Raton is proud to announce the launch of its new app, MyBocaLink. As a complement to the newly redesigned website www.myboca.us, the app has a similar design style and even more mobile convenience.  The app was specifically devel...

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Posted on: April 6, 2017

Waterfront Master Plan Outreach Meeting

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The City's Consultant, EDSA, Inc., hosted a public outreach meeting on Monday, April 3, 2017 to discuss the Waterfront Master Plan and seek input from about 70 residents who were in attendance.  The meeting included a presentation of the City's w...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

Offers and Potential Sale of the City's Municipal Golf Course

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The City's 194 acre  Municipal Golf Course is located at 8111 Golf Course Road, west of the City limits.  Staff has presented the offers to the City Council for consideration and discussion. The City Council will discuss direction on the...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

I-95 Interchange at Spanish River Blvd

Span River Aerial

This project will provide direct access to Spanish River Blvd from I-95 as well as Yamato Road, with 13 bridges being constructed as part of the interchange.

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

FDOT Improvement at Glades Rd/Turnpike Interchange Project

FDOT Glades Turnpike

Improvements to be constructed at the interchange of Glades Road and Florida’s Turnpike include widening the exit ramp from the northbound Turnpike to Glades Road to two lanes, adding an additional right turn lane from the Turnpike exit ramp to ...

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Posted on: November 28, 2016

Zika and Mosquito Control

Mosquito Control

Learn more about safety and prevention.

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Posted on: April 7, 2017

6th ANNUAL BRAZILIAN BEAT

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Presented by Downtown Boca and City of Boca Raton in conjunction with the Rhythm FoundationSaturday, September 9th, 2017Doors: 5:00 PM, Show: 6:00 PMFree and open to the publicGet ready for the 6th Annual Brazilian Beat in Downtown Boca! Come hear the sou...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

2017 WALK TO END ALZHEIMER'S

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Charitable walk by the Alzheimer's AssociationSunday, September 17th, 2017Registration: 7:30 AM, Walk: 8:30 AMFree and Open to the Public, Pre-registration is suggestedHeld annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer's Association Walk...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

BOCA PUMPKIN PATCH FESTIVAL

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Family Fall EventSaturday and Sunday, October 14 & 15, 2017Doors: 10:00 AMTicketed EventFor the first time ever, South Florida families will get to experience the excitement around the change of seasons at the 1st Annual Boca Pumpkin Patch Festival ta...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

MAKING STRIDES AGAINST BREAST CANCER

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An American Cancer Society WalkSaturday, October 21st, 2017Registration: 6:30 AM, Walk: 8:30 AMFree and Open to the Public, Pre-registration is suggestedMaking Strides Against Breast Cancer walks unite communities behind the American Cancer Society's effo...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

JETHRO TULL BY IAN ANDERSON

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Presented by Live NationFriday, November 10th, 2017Doors: 6:00 PM, Show: 7:00 PMTicketed ConcertFAQs:This is a reserved seating show, chairs and blankets are not permittedOutside food, beverage, and pets are not permittedFor venue FAQs : https://www.myboc...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

SALUTE TO VETERANS CONCERT

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Featuring Florida Wind Symphony hosted by The City of Boca RatonSaturday, November 11th 2017Doors: 6:00 PM, Band: 7:00 PMFree and open to the publicFAQs:- Seating: Chairs and blankets are welcome. For your convenience, chairs will be available to rent for...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

CINDERELLA WITH STARS OF AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE

Presented by Open World Dance FoundationFriday and Saturday, November 17th and 18th, 2017Time: TBDTicketed PerformanceMore information coming soon!Open Auditions: August 27th from 1 PM - 3 PM Creative Heart Dance Studio8212 Glades Road, Boca Rato...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

FAU BAND-O-RAMA

FAU Band-o-Rama

Hosted by The City of Boca RatonSunday, November 19th 2017Doors: 6:00 PM, Music: 7:00 PMFree and open to the publicFAQs:- Seating: Chairs and blankets are welcome. For your convenience, chairs will be available to rent for $5 cash inside the venue- Food a...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

ANNUAL HOLIDAY TREE LIGHTING

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Hosted by The City of Boca RatonWednesday, November 22nd 2017Doors: 4:30 PM, Event: 5:30 PMFree and open to the publicMore information coming soon!FAQs:- Food and beverages will be available to purchase inside the venue.   No outside food or beve...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

FAU'S TUBA CHRISTMAS

FAU's Tuba Christmas

Hosted by The City of Boca RatonSunday, December 10th 2017Doors: 4:00 PM, Music: 5:00 PMFree and open to the publicMore information coming soon!FAQs:- Seating: Chairs and blankets are welcome. For your convenience, chairs will be available to rent for $5 ...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

BOCA RATON BOWL PEP RALLY

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Hosted by The City of Boca Raton and ESPNMonday, December 18th 2017Starts: 6:00 PMFree and open to the publicMore information coming soon!FAQs:- Shows are rain or shineFor venue FAQs : https://www.myboca.us/1035/FAQsTICKETS: This event is free and open to...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

POLAR EXPRESS MOVIE AND ACTIVITES

Polar Express

Hosted by The City of Boca RatonSunday, December 22nd 2017Doors: 4:30 PM, Music: 5:30 PM Free and open to the publicMore information coming soon!FAQs:- Seating: Chairs and blankets are welcome. For your convenience, chairs will be available to rent for $5...

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