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Posted on: January 14, 2021

City of Boca Raton Fire Rescue Services to Administer COVID-19 Vaccinations by Appointment

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

All appointments for Friday, January 15 have been booked. Thank you for your patience. We will provide information about new vaccine opportunities as they are received. The Citizens Information Center (CIC) will be open until 5pm today at 561-982-4900.

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Posted on: January 5, 2021

Temporary Water Distribution System Disinfection Modification & Hydrant Flushing: January 10-24

Hydrant Flushing GIF

To maintain the water quality in the City’s water system, The City of Boca Raton Utility Services Dept. will temporarily modify the disinfection process used by the water treatment facility. The City will be using a somewhat stronger disinfectio...

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Posted on: January 4, 2021

City Connection Newsletter - The January 2021 Issue

city of boca raton january 2021 city connection

The January 2021 issue of the City Connection is HERE! Catch up, and learn what’s coming up in Boca Raton!

READ this month’s issue of the City Connection...

🚒 New Fire Station
💉 Vaccine Information
🌳 Park Improvements
🚰 New Utility Bill...
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Posted on: March 22, 2020

State of Florida & Palm Beach County Begin COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

COVID City Updates NF

UPDATE: December 31, 2020 (9:30am) -  State of Florida & Palm Beach County Begin COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

DISTRIBUTION AND ADMINISTRATION OF INITIAL DOSES  

The supply of COVID-19 vaccines is currently very limited. On December 23...

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Posted on: December 28, 2020

Coronavirus Relief Funds Provide Help to Boca Raton Residents

Rental assistance and foreclosure prevention

In September 2020, the City of Boca Raton received $547,617 in Coronavirus Relief Funds (CRF) to assist residents experiencing financial hardship as a direct result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The funds were used to help eligible residents in need of rental...

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Posted on: April 16, 2020

City Council "Virtual" Meetings Continue Through January

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 January. To learn more about the virtual meetings or how you can participate, visit Virtual Meeting Instructions.

You can vi...

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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: December 13, 2017

How to Report Concerns and Make Suggestions

Keeping Boca Raton Beautiful and safe. How to report concerns and make suggestions.

With nearly 30 square miles in our City, we appreciate your help in reporting any concerns you may see. A street sign down, a pot hole, or maybe even graffiti in a park. Help us keep Boca Raton beautiful and safe by reporting your concern or sharing your ...

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Posted on: December 17, 2020

FPL to Install New Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in Boca Raton

EV NF

The City of Boca Raton announced its partnership with Florida Power and Light Company (FPL) in a new pilot program that includes the installation of nine electric vehicle (EV) charging stations at seven public locations throughout the City.

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Posted on: December 8, 2020

City Partners with 4ocean for Beach Recycling Effort

4ocean blue recycling bin at the beach

In an effort to keep Boca’s beaches clean and free of debris and plastics, the City is partnering with Boca Raton-based 4ocean on a 6-month pilot program to increase recycling efforts at City beaches. 

4ocean is a Public Benefit Corporat...

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Posted on: December 1, 2020

We Need Your Input on Accessibility in Our City

Transportation ADA Survey 2020 - NF

The Traffic Division is constantly looking for ways to enhance the community and make it accessible for everyone. Take the City's ADA Transition Plan Public Access Survey below and help the City shape accessibility now and into the future. The de...

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Posted on: December 9, 2020

Artist Selected for Downtown Mural Project

Artist Selected. Congratulation Eduardo Mendieta. Picture of MPA Stage Doors with mural mockup.

The Boca Raton City Council members recently selected artwork by artist Eduardo Mendieta for the Mizner Park Amphitheater Stage Door Mural project. One of several public art projects commissioned around the city in the last few years, the large open canva...

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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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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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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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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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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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Posted on: April 27, 2020

Recreation Updates

COVID-19 Update Hillsboro El Rio playground

In conjunction with the reopening plans for Palm Beach County, the City of Boca Raton has undergone a tiered reopening of recreational facilities. The following recreational facilities will be open to the public with some modified hours of operation and l...

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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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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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