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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 21, 2020

Applications Open Oct. 1 for Rental Assistance and Foreclosure Prevention Programs

Rental Assistance and Foreclosure Prevention. City of Boca Raton Coronavirus relief fund (CRF) progr

The City of Boca Raton is projected to receive $317,322 in Coronavirus Relief Funds from the Florida Housing Corporation (FHFC). 

The City has approved Rental Assistance and Foreclosure Prevention Programs that can provide assistance to tenants th...

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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 hour...

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Posted on: March 22, 2020

Palm Beach County Enters Phase 2, Step 1 on Tuesday, September 8, 2020

COVID City Updates NF

UPDATE: September 6, 2020 (10:45am) - Palm Beach County Phase 2, Step 1

On September 4, 2020, Palm Beach County Mayor Dave Kerner gave an update on local COVID-19 plans for an incremental Phase 2 reopening, allowing additional businesses and services in Pa...

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Posted on: September 1, 2020

City Connection Newsletter - The September Issue

City Connection. Girl on swing in park.

The September 2020 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...

✋ Take the Ready. Steady. BOCA! Pledge

💲 Taxes Explained Bro...

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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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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: 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: August 20, 2020

Boca Raton Inlet Bridge Closing for Two Months

Boca Inlet Bridge

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will be closing the SR A1A / Haven Ashe Bridge over the Boca Raton Inlet to vehicular traffic beginning August 24 for a maximum of 60 days for painting of the steel and concrete portions of the bridge. The b...

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Posted on: May 20, 2020

Palm Beach County Offers Mortgage, Rent & Utilities, Childcare, Food Assistance

PBC Assistance Updates

Updated: September 23, 2020 (9:30am)

$23 Million Available to Restart Business in Palm Beach County

The Palm Beach County CARES Restart Business Grants Program will resume on Friday, September 25, 2020 at 8am.

The Restart Business Program guidelines, includi...

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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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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: August 19, 2019

Census 2020: Are You Up For The Challenge?

2020 Census Challenge NF

The City wants to be sure that everyone in Boca Raton gets counted in the 2020 Census. Your responses to this once-a-decade population count means more opportunities for you, your family, your friends and neighbors for the next 10 years.

When you respond t...

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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: May 25, 2020

Library Curbside Pick-Up Service Begins

COVID-19 Update. Boca Raton Library staff wearing a mask and putting a bag of books into the trunk o

Beginning Tuesday, May 26, the Downtown and Spanish River Libraries will be starting new curbside holds pick-up service for new books, DVDs and other library materials that library cardholders have placed a hold on.

How does curbside pick-up service work?

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: April 16, 2020

City Council "Virtual" Meetings

CRA and City Council Virtual Meetings NF

City Council Meetings, CRA Meetings and City Council workshops are now being held virtually with GoToMeeting. There will be one Regular City Council Meeting in July (7/28) and one in August (8/25). To learn more about the virtual meetings or how you can p...

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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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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 20, 2020

Palm Beach County Approves CARES Restart Business Grants Program

The Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) approved the CARES Restart Business Grants Program on May 15, 2020 to accelerate the reopening of businesses hardest hit by COVID-19.  

The $60 million Business Restart Program uses a porti...

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