Posted on: November 17, 2017

Kick-Off the Holidays - Annual Tree Lighting Wed., Nov. 22

City of Boca Raton Tree lighting

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Posted on: November 16, 2017

SFRTA/Tri-Rail to host Public Meeting

SFRTA Public Meeting

The South Florida Regional Transportation Authority (SFRTA) will host a public meeting on Tuesday, December 5 at 6pm at the Spanish River Library (1501 NW Spanish River Blvd) on the proposed Tri-Rail station near Glades Road and Military Trail.

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

Sign Up for Holiday Sanitation Schedule Reminders

Sanitation Sign Up

Tis the Season! 

Holiday sanitation schedule changes will affect pickups for Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Year’s Day. In addition to the holiday schedule that is available online, customers serviced by the City of Boca Raton can now sign up f...

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Posted on: October 30, 2017

*NOTICE* Temporary Water Distribution System Disinfection Modification & Hydrant Flushing Nov. 5-19

Water Notice

Printable Notice (PDF)

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...

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Posted on: September 21, 2017

Building Department Offers Online Tutorials and Interactive Maps

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Boca Raton Building Department Offers OnlineTutorials and Interactive Maps

The Boca Raton Building Department has rolled out a host of new online tools to make doing business with the City even easier. Customers can apply online, submit plans, schedule ins...

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Posted on: October 25, 2017

City Council Authorizes Sale of Municipal Golf Course to G.L Homes for $65 Million

Municipal Golf Course

On November 14, 2017, The Boca Raton City Council approved Ordinance No. 5410 authorizing the sale of its Municipal Golf Course to G.L. Homes for $65 million dollars. The City may now enter into a sales contract with G.L. Homes. 

A closing date is...

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Posted on: October 25, 2017

Boca Raton City Council Votes 4-1 to Ban Medical Marijuana Dispensing Facilities

Medical Marijuana Senate

By approving amendments to the City’s code of ordinances, Boca Raton City Council voted 4-1 to ban dispensing facilities within the City consistent with Florida Senate Bill 8-A.

In June 2017, the Florida Legislature passed Senate Bill 8-A which r...

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Posted on: August 16, 2017

2017-2018 Final Budget

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The Boca Raton City Council approved the 2017-18 budget with amendments at the final budget hearing on October 2, 2017. Additions to the $443,173,500 operating budget included carry over amounts from 2016-17 projects still in progress, financial assistanc...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

View Recording of 3rd Joint Meeting on Ocean Breeze Golf Course

Joint Meeting News Flash

3rd Meeting

On Tuesday, September 26, 2017, the Boca Raton City Council and the Greater Boca Raton Beach and Parks District (GBRBPD) held a third joint public meeting to discuss the 27 hole Ocean Breeze Golf Course located at 5801 NW 2nd Ave. 

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Posted on: August 23, 2017

Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Program

Palm Beach County PACE

Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Program

Property assessed clean energy, or PACE, financing allows property owners to fund energy efficiency, renewable energy, and wind mitigation projects with little or no up-front costs. With PACE, residential and c...

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

Biodegradable Bags Now Available at All Beach Access Points

Bio beach bags

Pack it in Pack it Out, Trash Your Trash and Leave No Trace. Hikers, campers and those who love the outdoors understand these basic principles and the City of Boca Raton is now helping residents and visitors do their part by providing new biodegradable ba...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

From Free Putting Practice to Oceanfront Golf and Family Specials, Boca Raton Has It All

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Shoppers, diners and visitors to Downtown Boca’s Mizner Park now have the opportunity to brush up on their short game at the new Putt’n on the Plaza.

The 20x20, four hole putting green was installed this month and has accompanying putte...

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

One Cent Sales Surtax

One Cent Sales Surtax

In November 2016, Palm Beach County voters approved raising the sales tax from 6 percent to 7 percent. This 1-cent sales tax increase took effect January 1, 2017 and will sunset on December 31, 2026 unless $2.7 billion is collected before then.

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

I-95 Interchange at Spanish River Blvd

Span River Aerial

This project will provide direct access to Spanish River Blvd from I-95 as well as Yamato Road, with 13 bridges being constructed as part of the interchange.

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

FDOT Improvement at Glades Rd/Turnpike Interchange Project

FDOT Glades Turnpike

Improvements to be constructed at the interchange of Glades Road and Florida’s Turnpike include widening the exit ramp from the northbound Turnpike to Glades Road to two lanes, adding an additional right turn lane from the Turnpike exit ramp to ...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

FAU BAND-O-RAMA

FAU Band-o-Rama

Hosted by The City of Boca RatonSunday, November 19th 2017Doors: 6:00 PM, Music: 7:00 PMFree and open to the publicFAQs:- Seating: Chairs and blankets are welcome. For your convenience, chairs will be available to rent for $5 cash inside the venue- Food a...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

ANNUAL HOLIDAY TREE LIGHTING

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Hosted by The City of Boca RatonWednesday, November 22nd 2017Doors: 4:30 PM, Event: 5:30 PMFree and open to the publicCome kick-off the Holiday season with the City of Boca Raton's Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony! There will be the traditional holid...

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Mizner Amphitheater
Posted on: February 14, 2017

LUNCH ON THE LAWN SERIES

Lunch on the lawn

Hosted by the City of Boca RatonDecember SeriesFridays, December 1st, 8th, & 15thLunch: 11 AM - 2 PMFree and Open the the PublicSpend your Friday lunch break with us on December 1, 8, and 15 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.Lunch on the Lawn will open to those i...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

FAU'S TUBA CHRISTMAS

FAU's Tuba Christmas

Hosted by The City of Boca RatonSunday, December 10th 2017Doors: 4:00 PM, Music: 5:00 PMFree and open to the publicMore information coming soon!FAQs:- Seating: Chairs and blankets are welcome. For your convenience, chairs will be available to rent for $5 ...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

BOCA RATON BOWL PEP RALLY

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Hosted by The City of Boca Raton and ESPNMonday, December 18th 2017Starts: 6:00 PMFree and open to the publicMore information coming soon!FAQs:- Shows are rain or shineFor venue FAQs : https://www.myboca.us/1035/FAQsTICKETS: This event is free and open to...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

POLAR EXPRESS MOVIE AND ACTIVITES

Polar Express

Hosted by The City of Boca RatonFriday, December 22nd 2017Doors: 4:30 PM, Movie: 6:00 PM Free and open to the publicMore information coming soon!FAQs:- Seating: Chairs and blankets are welcome. For your convenience, chairs will be available to rent for $5...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

SOMETHING BIG 2018

Something Big

Presented by Yoga JourneyMonday, January 1st, 2018Check in: 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM YogaPre-registration is highly recommendedYoga Journey is once again bringing the COMMUNITY together for a one of a kind New Years Day experience.For the 4th year a FREE outdoo...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK - HAMLET

Shakesmiami

Hosted by The City of Boca RatonProduced by Shakespeare MiamiFriday, January 5th Doors 7:00 PM Show: 8:00 PMSaturday, January 6th Doors 7:00 PM Show: 8:00 PMSunday, January 7th Doors 5:00 PM Show: 6:00 PMFree and open to the publicShakespeare Miami brings...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

SUNSHINE MUSIC FESTIVAL 2018

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Presented by Live NationSunday, January 14th, 2017Doors: 12:00 PM, Show: 1:00 PMTicketed ConcertFAQs:This is a standing only, chairs are not permitted, limited picnic tables will be available on a first come, first served basisOutside food, beverage, and ...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

PALM BEACH VEGFEST

vegfest

Presented by Courtney & Mike MitchellSaturday, January 20th 201810:00 AM - 6:00 PMFree and Open to the PublicPalm Beach Vegfest is a 501c3 and profits are donated to local and national vegan efforts. Our mission is to bring you delicious and local pla...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS BOCA: KATHLEEN BATTLE

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Concert:  Kathleen Battle, sopranaLynn Philharmonia,  Constantine Kitsopoulos, conductorFestival of the Arts BOCAFriday, February 23rd , 2018 at 7:30 PMTicketed eventEstablished in 2007, Festival of the Arts BOCA was designed to promote ...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS BOCA: ITZHAK PERLMAN - IN THE FIDDLER'S HOUSE

Itzhak Perlman

Concert: Itzhak Perlman - In the Fiddler's HouseA Klezmer CelebrationFestival of the Arts BOCASaturday, February 24th, 2018 at 8:00 PMTicketed eventEstablished in 2007, Festival of the Arts BOCA was designed to promote the cultural arts and to enrich the ...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS BOCA: GRUPO COMPAY SEGUNDO

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Concert: Grupo Compay Segundo, Iconic band from HavanaFestival of the Arts BOCASunday, February 25th, 2018 at 7:00 PMTicketed eventEstablished in 2007, Festival of the Arts BOCA was designed to promote the cultural arts and to enrich the quality of life o...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS BOCA: RICHARD HAAS

Dr Richard Haas

Authors & Ideas: Richard HaasAuthor & President, Council on Foreign Relations - A World In Disarray: Causes, Consequences, ChoicesFestival of the Arts BOCAMonday, February 26th, 2018 at 7:00 PMTicketed eventEstablished in 2007, Festival of the Art...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS BOCA: PETER DIAMANDIS

Peter Diamandis

Authors & Ideas: Peter Diamandis, Bestselling author and Founder of the X Prize Foundation - Transforming Scarcity to AbundanceFestival of the Arts BOCAWednesday, February 28th, 2017 at 7:00 PMTicketed eventEstablished in 2007, Festival of the Arts BO...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS BOCA: T BONE BURNETT

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Authors & Ideas:  T Bone Burnett, Award-winning songwriter, producer & performer - On the Road with T Bone Burnett: Stories, Music & MoviesFestival of the Arts BOCAThursday, March 1st, 2017 at 7:00 PMTicketed eventEstablished in 2007,...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS BOCA: BILL MURRAY

Bill Murray

Concert: Bill Murray, Jan Vogler & Friends "New Worlds"An evening of music, poetry and proseFestival of the Arts BOCAFriday, March 2nd, 2018 at 7:30 PMTicketed eventEstablished in 2007, Festival of the Arts BOCA was designed to promote the c...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS BOCA: HOOPES, VIOLIN; NIKOLAY KHOZYAINOV, PIANO

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Concert: Hoopes, Violin; Nikolay Khozyainov, pianoThe Symphonia, Boca Raton & Constantine Kitsopoulos, conductorFestival of the Arts BOCASaturday, March 3rd, 2018 at 8:00 PMTicketed eventEstablished in 2007, Festival of the Arts BOCA was designed to p...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS BOCA: E.T. THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL

ET Movie

Film with Orchestra: E.T. the Extra-TerrestrialThe Symphonia, Boca Raton & Constantine Kitsopoulos, conductorFestival of the Arts BOCASunday, March 4th, 2018 at 6:00 PMTicketed eventEstablished in 2007, Festival of the Arts BOCA was designed to promot...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

3rd ANNUAL MIXOLOGY CRAFT SPIRIT EVENT

Mixology

Hosted by Boca MagazineFriday, March 17th, 20195:30 PM - 8:30 PMTicket Event

Boca Magazine's annual event will showcase local craft spirits, mixologists, and South Florida’s growing craft cocktail culture scene. Widely recognized as one of Boca&a...

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