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Posted on: November 24, 2020

What Would You Do If You Were Elected Mayor?

2020 Mayor For A Day Contest - NF

The Florida League of Cities and Florida League of Mayors are hosting an essay writing contest for students in grades 6-8 to see how they would make a difference if they were elected mayor for a day. Students must begin their essay with, “If I were electe...

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Posted on: September 21, 2020

Apply By Friday, Dec. 4 at 5pm for Rental Assistance & Foreclosure Prevention Programs

Rental assistance and foreclosure prevention

Updated: November 18, 2020

Applications deadline is Friday, December 4, 2020 at 5pm. This deadline includes new applications and any applications currently in currently in process or in draft format.

The City of Boca Raton has received an additional $230,28...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: November 2, 2020

City Connection Newsletter - The November Issue

November in Boca Raton. City Connection.

The November 2020 issue of the City Connection is HERE! Catch up, and learn what’s coming up in Boca Raton!

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⛳️ Golf Course Donation
🏛️ City Council Seat C Temporary Designation
🎖️ Virtual...
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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: October 28, 2020

Yvette Drucker Appointed to City Council Seat C, Temporarily

Yvette Drucker Temporary City Council Seat C

Boca Raton City Council members recently appointed city resident Yvette Drucker to fill City Council Seat C, temporarily. Seat C is currently unoccupied due to the military deployment of Council Member Jeremy Rodgers.

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Posted on: April 16, 2020

City Council "Virtual" Meetings Continue Through November

CRA and City Council Virtual Meetings NF

City Council Meetings, CRA Meetings and City Council workshops will continue to be held virtually with GoToMeeting through November. To learn more about the virtual meetings or how you can participate, visit Virtual Meeting Instructions.

You can v...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: October 15, 2020

City of Boca Raton Accepts Donation of Boca Country Club

City accepts donations of Boca Country Club

On October 14, 2020, Boca Raton City Council members voted unanimously to accept an extraordinary donation from MSD Partners and Northview Hotel Group, owners of the Boca Country Club and the Boca Resort and Club. The 167-acre complex includes an 18-hole ...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: March 22, 2020

State of Florida, Palm Beach County Enter Phase 3

COVID City Updates NF

UPDATE: September 30, 2020 (10:30am) - Palm Beach County Executive Order 20-28 Issued for Phase 3 Reopenings

Governor Ron DeSantis issued Executive Order 20-244 moving all of Florida’s 67 counties into Phase 3. 

Executive Order 20...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: September 24, 2020

Boca Raton Receives $16.4 Million for Brightline Train Station Project

Brightline train at station

The City of Boca Raton was recently awarded a $16,350,000 grant from the US Department of Transportation (DOT). The Consolidated Rail Infrastructure and Safety Improvement (CRISI) grant funds will be used for the construction of the Brightline Train Stati...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: September 30, 2020

City Council Approves 2020-2021 Final Budget with No Tax Rate Increase

Tax rate 3.68 for Final Budget Boca Raton 2020-2021

The Boca Raton City Council approved the 2020-2021 budget at its final budget hearing on September 21, 2020. The total operating budget is $507.2 million, and the millage rate will stay the same as last year: 3.68. Boca Raton continues to have one of the ...

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Current Affairs & Topics
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 hour...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: April 27, 2020

Recreation Updates

COVID-19 Update Hillsboro El Rio playground

Update: September 8, 2020 (9:30am) - Community Centers and Public Libraries Reopen as Part of Phase 2, Step 1 and City Parks Return to Normal Operating Hours

In conjunction with the reopening plans for Phase 2 in Palm Beach County, the City of Boca Raton h...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: August 13, 2020

Take the READY. STEADY. BOCA! Pledge

Take the Pledge Boca! Hands coming together in unity.

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound impact on all of us—residents and businesses alike. As the City reopens in phased steps and a “different normal” begins to emerge, Boca Raton will continue to encourage social responsi...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: August 25, 2020

Glades Road & Clint Moore Road Projects to Begin Late 2020

FDOT Glades Rd aerial overview

In case you missed it, at the August 24 City Council Workshop, the Florida Dept. of Transportation (FDOT) and project representatives presented plans for a Diverging Diamond Interchange (DDI) at Glades Road and the Clint Moore Road overpass bridge replace...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 20, 2020

Palm Beach County Offers Offers Financial Assistance to Individuals & Businesses

PBC Assistance Updates

Updated: October 21, 2020 (5:30pm)

Restart Business Grants Program in Palm Beach County to Resume Accepting Applications

The Palm Beach County Board of Commissioners has approved an additional $20 million to the Restart Business Grants Program. The portal w...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 28, 2020

City's Small Business Recovery Relief Grant Program Accepting Applications

Small Business Recovery Relief Grant Program

On May 27, 2020, the Boca Raton City Council unanimously authorized a $500,000 Small Business Recovery Relief Grant Program for businesses within the City of Boca Raton. The online application is now live and applications are being accepted.

The grant prog...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 29, 2020

Official Hurricane Message from the City of Boca Raton

Be prepared Boca

Each year our community works together to prepare for the uncertainty of hurricane season. We review plans and stock up on supplies; we know the drill. This year, however, will require some additional preparation due to COVID-19.

We want you to know that w...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: March 12, 2020

Save a Trip to City Hall: Utilize Online City Services

Online Services. People doing online services on their phones.

As we all continue adapt to the recommendations and restrictions due to COVID-19, we’re encouraging customers to take advantage of our online services, email and phone resources. Instead of in-person transactions, visit How Do I for more informa...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: February 15, 2019

Website renovation underway

Website  Renovation

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: 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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