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Posted on: September 6, 2020

City of Boca Raton Facilities Reopen During Phase 2

Ready. Steady. BOCA! Reopening Together. Image of City Hall

In conjunction with the reopening plans for Phase 2 in Palm Beach County, the City of Boca Raton will begin a tiered reopening of several facilities on Tuesday, September 8, 2020. The following facilities will be open to the public with some modified hours of operation and limited programs. Residents and visitors are still encouraged to complete transactions online and schedule virtual meetings when possible. Facial coverings are required in all City facilities.

  • Boca Raton City Hall, located at 201 West Palmetto Park Road, will be open to the public from 8:00am to 5:00pm starting Tuesday, September 8. Visitors are encouraged to make appointments for in-person business meetings. Customer Service operations will be open to receive in-person payments, however, residents and visitors are still encouraged to complete transactions online at when possible.  Public meetings, including City Council meetings, will continue to be held virtually until further notice. Call 393-7700 for additional information or to make an appointment.
  • The Boca Raton Building Department, located at 200 NW 2nd Avenue, will be open to the public Monday-Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm and Wednesday 8:00am-3:00pm starting Tuesday, September 8. Residents and visitors are still encouraged to complete transactions online at and schedule virtual meetings and inspections when possible by calling 561-393-7930.
  • The Boca Raton Community Centers at Memorial Park (next to City Hall), Sugar Sand Park and Patch Reef Park will be open to the public for walk-in permit sales and customer service questions with social distancing and facial coverings required. Curbside permitting will be suspended. Hours of operation are:
    • Boca Raton Community Center: Monday – Friday: 9am-6pm; Saturday: 9am-4pm
    • Patch Reef and Sugar Sand Park Community Centers: Monday – Friday: 9am-6pm    
  • The Boca Raton Public Library at the Spanish River and Downtown branches will be open to the public on Tuesday, September 8, 2020. 
    • Hours of operation are Monday - Saturday: 9:00am -3:00pm for both Spanish River and Downtown library branches for Express Services. Express Services include: new/renewal of library cards, book drop off, hold pick-up and 30-minute limit for browsing and checkout.
    • Occupancy will be limited to 50 patrons at one time. 
    • Curbside service continues Monday -Saturday 9:00am-5:00pm.
  • Tennis Centers expanded hours.
    • Patch Reef Tennis Center - Monday-Thursday: 7:30am–10pm | Friday: 7:30am–8pm | Saturday & Sunday: 7:30am–1pm
    • Boca Raton Tennis Center - Monday-Thursday: 8am–9pm | Friday: 8am–3pm | Saturday & Sunday: 8am–1pm
    • The Racquet Center - Monday-Thursday: 7:30am–10pm | Friday: 7:30am–8pm | Saturday & Sunday: 7:30am–1pm

City Parks returning to normal operating hours beginning Tuesday, September 8: 

  • Sugar Sand Park | 8am-11pm
  • Countess de Hoernle Park | 8am-11pm
  • Patch Reef Park | 7:30am-11pm
  • Red Reef Park | 8am-11pm
  • Sand Pine Park | 8am-11pm
  • Hughes Park | 8am-11pm
  • Memorial Park | 8am-11pm
  • Meadows Park | 8am-11pm
  • University Woodlands Park | 8am-11pm

For additional information:

Boca Raton City Hall: 561-393-7700  
Customer Service at City Hall: 561-393-7750
Boca Raton Building Department : 561-393-7930
Spanish River Library: 561-393-7852
Downtown Library: 561-393-7852
Boca Raton Community Center: 561-393-7807
Patch Reef Park Community Center: 561-367-7035
Sugar Sand Park Community Center: 561-347-3900

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