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Posted on: March 24, 2021

City Council Approves PPE Littering Fine Increase to $250

PPE and face masks that have been littered

At the Tuesday, March 23, 2021 City Council Meeting, the City Council unanimously passed a fine increase for individuals littering COVID-19 personal protective equipment (PPE), from $50 to $250, effective immediately.

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Posted on: January 28, 2021

Newly Elected Officials Sworn In & Roles Determined at Organizational Meeting

2021 Boca Raton City Council Group Portrait

On Tuesday, March 30, newly re-elected Monica Mayotte, Seat D, and elected Yvette Drucker, Seat C, were sworn in to their positions on the City Council. 

During the virtual Organizational Meeting held on Wednesday, March 31, the City Council recog...

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

City Connection Newsletter - The April 2021 Issue

April 2021 City Connection

The April 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...

😷 PPE littering fine increase to help keep our city clean
🚧 5th Avenue sidewalk improvements
🌳 Projec...
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Posted on: January 14, 2021

Vaccine Information

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

Update April 6 at 11:08am: Governor Ron DeSantis has announced that the COVID-19 vaccine will be available to all Florida residents ages 18 and older for Moderna vaccine and 16 and over for Pfizer vaccine.

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Posted on: March 22, 2021

Get Out and Ride for Bicycle Month

Woman riding bicycle on a paved trail

Join the City of Boca Raton as we celebrate Florida Bicycle Month! Take advantage of the beautiful weather and explore our 84 miles of bike lanes and shared use paths open for all residents and visitors.

Need a few ideas on how to best celebrate Bicycle Mo...

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Posted on: March 9, 2021

Fire Rescue Station 6 Opens

Fire Station 6 - NF

The City of Boca Raton Fire Rescue Services Department held a ribbon cutting ceremony on March 8, 2021, to open the new, state-of-the-art Fire Station 6 located at 1901 Clint Moore Road.

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Posted on: August 25, 2020

Glades Road & Clint Moore Road Bridge Reconstruction Projects Begin Work in March

FDOT Glades Rd aerial overview

Update: March 25, 2021

The Florida Department of Transportation is set to begin work on the Glades Road/I-95 Interchange and the Clint Moore Road bridge replacement projects beginning in March.

Glades Road Construction to Begin March 1, 2021

As part of the I...

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

Dealing with Iguanas

Picture of iguana in a plant with text saying Help with Iguanas

As an invasive species, iguanas can be a nuisance to homeowners by damaging landscaping, burrowing and leaving droppings in yards and pools. Learn more about what homeowners can do to limit the impact of and deal with iguanas.

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Posted on: January 28, 2021

Heads Up Boca! New Crosswalks Installed Along Palmetto Park Road

New flashing pedestrian crosswalk sign on Palmetto Park Rd

Our vibrant Downtown is seeing an increase in pedestrian traffic as people walk to and from the beach, to restaurants, shops and parks. Walkers, bikers and drivers will now notice that there are four new pedestrian crosswalks along Palmetto Park Road from...

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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: April 16, 2020

City Council "Virtual" Meetings Continue Through March

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

You can view...

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Posted on: March 22, 2020

City Updates: Latest Information on Vaccine Administration

COVID City Updates NF

Updates: February 3, 2021 at 4:11pm - Vaccine Administration in Palm Beach County

  • City of Boca Raton
    • Currently not administering / No new supply.
    • Received and administered 200 doses on January 15, 2021. All appointments have been scheduled for the second dos...
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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: 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: April 27, 2020

Recreation Updates

COVID-19 Update Hillsboro El Rio playground

Updated: April 1, 2021

  • The Friends of the Library Bookstore reopening changes, starting April 2nd:
    • Monday-Thursday, donations by appointment only 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, please contact Friends by email bookstore@BocaLibraryFriends.org
    • Friday and Saturday, open f...
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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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