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Posted on: June 14, 2018

City Department Makes Building Permit Process Fun For Campers

GIF of children and city staff waving

The Building Safety event was held at the Development Services Administration building on June 8, 2018, where staff created innovative stations to engage and teach the young campers about the building permit process.

Stations included building administrati...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: June 12, 2018

Boca Raton Announces 2017 Water Quality Report

2017 Water Quality Report

Good news! Boca Raton's Utility Services Department has noted in its 2017 Annual Water Quality Report that the City's drinking water meets and exceeds all federal and state requirements. This report contains important information about the source...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 29, 2018

SFRTA/Tri-Rail to Host Public Meeting on June 20

SFRTA Public Meeting announcement on website

The South Florida Regional Transportation Authority (SFRTA) will host a public meeting on Wednesday, June 20 at 6pm at the Spanish River Library (1501 NW Spanish River Blvd) for the Boca Raton II Tri-Rail Station Project Development and Environme...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: June 12, 2018

Fabulous Fourth Brings Fireworks and Fun to Town

Image of crowd watching fireworks at annual Fourth of July event

The City of Boca Raton, together with presenting sponsor, the Boca Raton Airport Authority, will host its annual Fabulous Fourth event on July 4 from 6:30pm - 9:30 pm at the Countess de Hoernle Park at 1000 Spanish River Boulevard, Boca Raton, FL 33431. T...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: June 11, 2018

Joint Meeting of the Boca Raton City Council & Greater Boca Raton Beach & Park District

Joint Meeting

A joint meeting will be held on Monday, July 23 at 5:30pm in the Royal Palm Room at the Boca Raton Community Center, 150 Crawford Blvd. Boca Raton, Fl 33432.

Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 21, 2018

Hurricane Prep Begins With the Clean & Cut Program in June

Clean and Cut Program 2018

In preparation for hurricane season, the City of Boca Raton’s Sanitation Department is offering a special bulk and vegetation pick up program for all customers within City limits. The Clean and Cut Program encourages residents to be proactive be...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: June 6, 2018

Mayor Singer Encourages Hurricane Prep Now

GIF of Mayor's Message for Hurricane Season

With the 2018 Hurricane season underway, Mayor Scott Singer reminds residents of necessary steps, available services and resources to help with preparation before the next named storm.  

In this Mayor's Message, Mayor Singer references the followi...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: January 19, 2018

Mayor Announces Quiet Zones in Boca Raton & Reiterates Safety

Brightline - No Train Horn

Boca Raton Mayor, Scott Singer, held a press conference on Wednesday morning, May 30 at the historic Count de Hoernle Train Pavilion  to announce the implementation of the Quiet Zones along the FEC corridor. The Quiet Zones go into effect at 11:5...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: June 1, 2018

Are You Prepared for Hurricane Season?

2018 Be Prepared for hurricane season

The Atlantic Hurricane Season starts June 1 until November 30. As residents of South Florida and Boca Raton, it is important to be informed and prepared for potential hurricanes. 

The City of Boca Raton strongly encourages all residents and busine...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: June 1, 2018

June Issue of the City's Newsletter is OUT!

June 2018 City Connection Now Online

The JUNE issue of City Connection is NOW ONLINE.

View June City Connection

Read about:

  • Be Prepared for Hurricane Season
  • Top 10 Things To Do this Summer in Boca Raton
  • Summer in the City at Mizner Park Amphitheater
  • Beach Fun in Boca
  • 41 Current Job Openings
  • The City...
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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 30, 2018

City Council Determines Policy Actions for 2018-2019

Strategic Planning Policy Actions 2018

Strategic Planning Session May 2018

The City Council and members of the City’s Executive Leadership team met over four days in May to develop strategic goals for the 2018-2019 Fiscal Year.  With the guidance of moderator Lyle Sumek, elec...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 25, 2018

Public Visioning Session - "Midtown" Small Area Plan Held May 23

Midtown GIF from May 23

The area known as “midtown” is generally located between Glades Road to the north and Town Center Road to the south and between Butts Road to the west and the CSX/Tri Rail tracks to the east. City staff, along with consultants from Com...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 25, 2018

Sustainable Tree Maintenance Brochure

City of Boca Raton Tree Brochure

Be a part of something bigger in Boca Raton, learn how to protect one of our community’s greatest natural resources…trees!

View our Sustainable Tree Brochure with Resource Links

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: April 4, 2018

Neighborhood Paving Projects Update

Construction worker waving while milling street

Boca Raton Hills Section 3 Subdivision Resurfacing Project

  • Starting Date: May 7
  • Estimated Completion Date: May 21 (weather permitting)

The City's Engineering Division is completing a mill and resurfacing project in the Boca Raton Hills Sect. 3 Subdivision an...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: February 8, 2018

Canal Maintenance and Rehabilitation Projects Affecting Boca Raton Neighborhoods

LWDD Canal

The Lake Worth Drainage District (LWDD) and the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) are currently working on several canal rehabilitation projects in Boca Raton. Residents who are affected have received or will receive information directly fro...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 11, 2018

Downtown Post Office Relocation

street view of downtown Boca Raton Post Office

The United States Postal Service is considering relocating the retail services that are being provided at 170 NE 2nd Street Boca Raton, Florida. A new location is yet to be determined, but will ideally remain in close proximity to the existing location. &...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: February 22, 2018

SW 18th Street Resurfacing

Map of 18th Street Resurfacing Project

This project will involve the resurfacing of SW 18th Street between Dixie Highway and the El Rio Canal Bridge (approximately 1400 feet west of Dixie Highway). Construction is tentatively scheduled to begin on March 12, 2018 and will extend for a duration ...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: November 13, 2017

Sign Up for Holiday Sanitation Schedule Reminders

Sanitation Sign Up

Holiday sanitation schedule changes will affect pickups for Memorial Day, Independence Day and Labor Day. 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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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: December 13, 2017

How can we help? Reach out and Report Your Concern

Report A Concern (Highlight 2)

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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