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News Flash

Posted on: May 24, 2019

City Facilities Closed and Sanitation Changes for Memorial Day Observance

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In observance of Memorial Day, City offices will be closed on Monday, May 27 and will re-open Tuesday, May 28. 

Please see the changes to the hours of recreational facilities and changes to your sanitation below. Parks are open and will close at 8...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 20, 2019

It's Time to Clean & Cut Again to Prepare for Hurricane Season

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You know what June 1 means to Floridians: Hurricane Season. That means it's time to get prepared, before the next named storm. (The season got an early start with Andrea.) Get your property hurricane-ready with the City's Clean and Cut Program offered by ...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 17, 2019

City Hosts Free Memorial Day Events to Honor Those Who Died in Service

Memorial Day Special Events & Activities

In honor of Memorial Day and in remembrance of all military personnel who died in service to the United States, the City of Boca Raton Recreation Services Department will host a full week of events free and open to the public.

The week of events starts on ...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 17, 2019

Kick Off Summer In The City with Battle of the Bands at Mizner Park Amphitheater

The City of Boca Raton's Summer in the City 2019

The City of Boca Raton's Summer in the City series returns June 7 with a line-up of FREE tribute concerts, mixed with fun and games, to Downtown Boca's Mizner Park Amphitheater (590 Plaza Real) from June 8 through August 11.

Summer in the City kicks off th...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 1, 2019

Get the 411 on Projects in Boca Raton: Roads, Bridges, Bike Paths and More

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Do you ever feel like you need a PhD in acronyms to understand who is doing what in the City of Boca Raton? PBC, LWDD, FDOT, FPL, PBCSD- we get it. With so many government agencies working on projects that may affect how you get around the City this summe...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: April 1, 2019

City Connection Newsletter - The May Issue

May 2019 City Connection (Veterans saluting)

The May 2019 issue of the City Connection is HERE! 

View the May 2019 City Connection.

Read about:✔️ Memorial Day events to honor our fallen heroes✔️ Updates on projects in Boca Raton -- Roads, bridges, bike paths and more✔️ Tempo...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: April 30, 2019

Boca Raton's Community Advisory Panel Youth Subcommittee wins statewide competition

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The City of Boca Raton’s Community Advisory Panel Youth Subcommittee was one of the five city youth councils to win the 2019 Municipal Youth Council Community Service Contest, sponsored by the Florida League of Cities. This statewide community s...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: April 24, 2019

City recognizes winners of the annual Drop Savers Poster Contest

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In partnership with the Florida Section of the American Water Works Association, FSAWWA, the City of Boca Raton participated in the annual Drop Savers poster contest. The poster contest invited students from all Boca Raton schools, both public and private...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: April 4, 2019

City Council determines policy actions for 2019-2020

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Strategic Planning Workshop April 2019

Members of the City Council and the City’s Executive Leadership Team met on Thursday and Friday, April 11 and 12, to discuss the vision for the City and develop strategic goals for the 2019-2020 fiscal year. With the ...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: February 15, 2019

Website renovation underway

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City Website ADA Renovation

The City of Boca Raton makes every effort to provide a robust and informative website that is accessible to everyone, including those who use assistive devices. We are currently reviewing and updating www.myboca.us to ensure tha...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: March 14, 2019

Youth Subcommittee puts words into action in Boca Raton

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The Boca Raton City Council created the Community Advisory Panel (CAP) to provide a public forum for residents to express their concerns and initiatives regarding quality of life issues in Boca Raton. Several of the Council-appointed panel members are hig...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: February 21, 2019

New waterfront park to open in 2019

Boca Raton, Florida Hillsboro El Rio Park Phase 2

Development of Hillsboro El Rio Park II has officially begun. Located on the south side of SW 18th Street between Dixie Highway and the El Rio Canal, this 14 acre site will become the newest City park with an estimated opening at the end of 2019. &nbs...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: February 4, 2019

Sale, sale away- but get your permit first!

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Bargain hunters don’t despair, garage sales will still be happening in a neighborhood near you, but only between 8am-5 pm. The Boca Raton City Council recently passed Ordinance 5470: Garage Sale Permitting & RegulationsThis new la...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: January 2, 2019

New city ordinances in effect January 2019

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New City Ordinances in Effect January 2019

Ordinances are laws passed by municipal government. Ordinances are passed at most City Council meetings, but many of them don’t impact the day to day quality of life or business of the residents. Some ordinances a...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: December 13, 2017

How can we help? Reach out and Report Your Concern

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How can we help?

  • Did you see a street light that’s out? 
  • Did we miss your house on the sanitation route today? 
  • Did you notice a damaged street sign, a pot hole, a traffic light that's out?
  • Maybe you just have a general question or...
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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: November 13, 2017

Sign up for sanitation schedule reminders

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Holiday sanitation schedule changes will affect pickups for Presidents' Day, February 18, 2019.  In addition to the holiday schedule that is available online, customers serviced by the City of Boca Raton can now sign up for email & text alert...

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News Flash

Posted on: May 14, 2019

Boca Raton Offers Special Bulk Pickup Ahead of Hurricane Season

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BOCA RATON, FL – May 14, 2019 – In preparation for hurricane season, the City of Boca Raton’s Sanitation Department is once again offering a special bulk and vegetation pickup for all customers in City limits. This is the second year the City is offering ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: May 1, 2019

Boca Raton's Community Advisory Panel Youth Subcommittee wins statewide competition

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BOCA RATON, FL – April 30, 2019 – The City of Boca Raton’s Community Advisory Panel Youth Subcommittee was one of the five city youth councils to win the 2019 Municipal Youth Council Community Service Contest, sponsored by th...

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Media Releases
Posted on: April 2, 2019

City of Boca Raton hires first innovation strategist

Pedro Moras Innovation Strategist

Boca Raton, FL - April 2, 2019

The City of Boca Raton recently hired Pedro Moras as the new Innovation Strategist to further promote innovation and the use of technology within the community. Additionally, Moras will work to develop and implement SMART Cit...

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Media Releases
Posted on: February 19, 2019

City of Boca Raton creates innovative program to promote coastal sustainability

Coastal Connection City of Boca Raton's Restaurant Program

Boca Raton, FL - February 19, 2019

The City of Boca Raton is launching a new program called Coastal Connection on March 2, 2019 at the Sea Turtle Day Festival at Gumbo Limbo Nature Center. With the City located in coastal southeast Florida with five miles ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: January 30, 2019

Boca Raton Fire Rescue Services empowers residents to save lives with innovative app

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Boca Raton, FL - January 30, 2019

City of Boca Raton's Fire Rescue Services will be launching a lifesaving app called PulsePoint at the First Responder Expo on February 2 from 10 am to 2 pm at the Town Center at Boca Raton. The smartphone app links to the ...

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Media Releases

News Flash

Posted on: February 16, 2017

MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT

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Hosted by the City of Boca RatonMonday, May 27thDoors: 6:00 PM, Show: 7:00 PMFree and Open to the Public

Enjoy a free concert under the stars featuring the Indian River POPS Orchestra.

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The City of Boca Raton is once again teaming up with Forgotten Soldie...

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

BATTLE OF THE BANDS SUMMER SERIES KICK OFF

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Sponsored by The City of Boca RatonFriday, June 7thDoors: 6:00 PM, Battle: 7:00 PMFree and Open to the PublicKicking off the Summer Series, Mizner Park Amphitheater and The City of Boca Raton will host a Battle of the Bands!$1,500 cash grand prize for eac...

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

JIMMY BUFFET BY CARIBBEAN CHILLERS

Summer in the City Series

Sponsored by The City of Boca RatonFriday, June 14thDoors: 6:30 PM, Battle: 7:30 PMFree and Open to the Public

FAQs:Seating: Bring a chair or blanket, chairs will also be for rent inside for $5Ticket Pricing: No ticket required.For venue FAQs : https://www...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

O.A.R. WITH AMERICAN AUTHORS AND HUNTERTONES

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Summer Tour 2019Presented by Live NationTuesday, June 18th, 2019Doors: 6:00 PM, Show: 7:00 PM Ticketed ConcertWith special guests American Authors and Huntertones

General Admission/Standing Room Only (no seats): https://www1.ticketmaster.com/siriu...

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

SUMMER SOLSTICE YOGA & ART

Summer in the City Series

Sponsored by The City of Boca RatonFriday, June 21st7:00 PM - 10 PMFree and Open to the PublicSpend the Summer Solstice with us, watch the sun set on the longest day of the year as we celebrate National Yoga Day with paint classes, healing workshops, art,...

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

FAU SUMMER CONCERT BAND

Summer in the City Series

Sponsored by The City of Boca RatonSunday, June 23rdDoors: 6:30 PM, Battle: 7:30 PMFree and Open to the Public

FAQs:Seating: Bring a chair or blanket, chairs will also be for rent inside for $5Ticket Pricing: No ticket required.For venue FAQs : https://www...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

TEDESCHI TRUCKS BAND W/ BLACKBERRY SMOKE AND SHOVELS & ROPE

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2019 Wheels of Soul TourPresented by Live NationSaturday, June 29th, 2019Doors: 6:00 PM, Concert: 7:00 PM Ticketed ConcertWith special guests Blackberry Smoke and Shovels & RopeFAQs:Mizner Park Amphitheater does NOT have a permanent box office. A temp...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

ROB THOMAS IN CONCERT WITH ABBY ANDERSON

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Summer Tour 2019Presented by Live NationTuesday, July 2nd, 2019Doors: 6:00 PM, Show: 7:00 PM Ticketed ConcertWith special guest Abby AndersonFAQs:Mizner Park Amphitheater does NOT have a permanent box office. A temporary box office will be set up by the p...

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

UNDER THE BOARDWALK GAME NIGHT

Summer in the City Series

Sponsored by The City of Boca RatonFriday, July 12th7:00 PM - 10 PMFree and Open to the Public

FAQs:Seating: Tables and chairs will be available, first come, first servedTicket Pricing: No ticket required.For venue FAQs : https://www.myboca.us/1035/FAQs

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

50th WOODSTOCK ANNIVERSARY WITH PEACE OF WOODSTOCK

Summer in the City Series

Sponsored by The City of Boca RatonFriday, July 19thDoors: 6:30 PM, Show: 7:30 PMFree and Open to the Public

FAQs:Seating: Bring a chair or blanket, chairs will also be for rent inside for $5 Ticket Pricing: No ticket required.For venue FAQs : https://www....

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Mizner Amphitheater
Posted on: March 28, 2018

MOVIE NIGHT: BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY PG-13

Summer in the City Series

Sponsored by The City of Boca RatonFriday, July 26thDoors: 6:30 PM, Movie: 7:30 PMFree and Open to the PublicThis movie is rated PG-13FAQs:Seating:Bring a chair or blanket, chairs will also be for rent inside for $5Ticket Pricing: No ticket required.For v...

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Mizner Amphitheater
Posted on: February 21, 2017

WHY DON'T WE IN CONCERT

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8 Letters TourPresented by AEG PresentsThursday, August 1st, 2019Doors: 6:30 PM, Concert: 7:30 PM Ticketed ConcertWith special guests TBAFAQs:Mizner Park Amphitheater does NOT have a permanent box office. A temporary box office will be set up by the promo...

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

BOCA RATON SYMPHONIA

Summer in the City Series

Sponsored by The City of Boca RatonFriday, August 2ndDoors: 6:30 PM, Performance: 7:30 PMFree and Open to the PublicFAQs:Seating:Bring a chair or blanket, chairs will also be for rent inside for $5Ticket Pricing: No ticket required.For venue FAQs : https:...

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Mizner Amphitheater
Posted on: March 28, 2018

CHICAGO BY CHICAGO REWIRED

Summer in the City Series

Sponsored by The City of Boca RatonFriday, August 9thDoors: 6:30 PM, Movie: 7:30 PMFree and Open to the PublicFAQs:Seating:Bring a chair or blanket, chairs will also be for rent inside for $5Ticket Pricing: No ticket required.For venue FAQs : https://www....

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Mizner Amphitheater
Posted on: January 24, 2017

UB40 FT. ALI CAMPBELL AND ASTRO & SHAGGY

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40th Anniversary Tour

With special guests Shaggy and The GreenPresented by Live NationSunday, September 15thDoors: 5:30 PM, Show: 6:30 PMTicketed ConcertDoors open 5:30pm. Rain or shine event. ** No lawn chairs are allowed into the venue. **

Sale Dates and ...

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News Flash

Posted on: May 20, 2019

Boca Raton Police investigate fatal hit-and-run accident

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Boca Raton, FL – On May 19th, 2019, at 4:38 am, Boca Raton Police responded to a hit-and-run crash which occurred at 6401 W Glades Road.  

A light grey or white pickup truck was traveling eastbound along W Glades Road. The truck collided...

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Police Latest News
Posted on: April 29, 2019

NW 2nd Avenue road work

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Beginning April 29 you’ll start seeing pavement work on a multi-phased project on NW 2nd Ave.

Work will begin at Palmetto and move north in phases along 2nd Ave up to NW 11th Street. ONE lane in each direction will be closed. View timelines on ou...

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