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News Flash

Posted on: February 19, 2019

New Program Awards Sustainability Stars to Restaurants

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The City of Boca Raton is launching a new initiative called The Coastal Connection Restaurant Program. The program, sponsored by the City's Office of Sustainability and Recreation Services Department, will be introduced at the Sea Turtle Day Festival at G...

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Posted on: February 15, 2019

Website Renovation Underway

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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: February 4, 2019

Sale, sale away- but get your permit first!

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Bargain hunters don’t despair, garage sales will still be happening in a neighborhood near you, but only between 8am-5 pm. The Boca Raton City Council recently passed Ordinance 5470: Garage Sale Permitting & RegulationsThis new law regulate...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: January 3, 2019

City Connection Newsletter - The February Issue

City Connection February 2019 News Flash

The February 2019 issue of the City Connection is HERE!

View the January 2019 City Connection.

Read about:✔️ Fire Rescue Services' new lifesaving app: PulsePoint✔️ The Oasis Championship✔️ Applying for the new Art in Public Places mural p...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: January 30, 2019

Learn CPR. Get the App. Save a Life.

PulsePoint app notification popping up around baseball field

On Saturday, February 2, the City of Boca Raton Fire Rescue Services launched a new app for Boca Raton called PulsePoint at the 2019 First Responder Expo. The smart-phone app links to the 911 dispatch system to notify registered CPR-trained citiz...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: February 1, 2019

Art in Public Places Board "Call to Artists" for Spanish River Park / Beach Tunnels Art

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The City of Boca Raton's Art in Public Places (AIPP) Board is now accepting applications for artists skilled in visual arts (murals) for the new public art mural project located in the pedestrian tunnels at Spanish River Park.

The preferred artist(s) will ...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: November 27, 2018

Waterfront Park Designs and Renovations Underway

Wildflower and Silver Palm Park concept sketch

Plans to connect Silver Palm Park and the Wildflower property at the intracoastal and Palmetto Park Road are moving forward. At the November 26 City Council workshop, EDSA, the City's consultant, gave a presentation on the connectivity designs for the Wil...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: January 4, 2019

City of Boca Raton 2018 Year in Review

2018 City of Boca Raton Year in Review

Take a look at our 2018 Year in Review and you may see some familiar places and faces or even learn something new about Boca Raton. From building projects and building relationships to City signature events and our first ever Art in Public Places project,...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: January 2, 2019

New City Ordinances in Effect January 2019

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New City Ordinances in Effect January 2019

Ordinances are laws passed by municipal government. Ordinances are passed at most City Council meetings, but many of them don’t impact the day to day quality of life or business of the residents. Some or...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: December 13, 2017

How can we help? Reach out and Report Your Concern

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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: November 13, 2017

Sign Up for Sanitation Schedule Reminders

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Holiday sanitation schedule changes will affect pickups for Presidents' Day, February 18, 2019.  In addition to the holiday schedule that is available online, customers serviced by the City of Boca Raton can now sign up for email & text alert...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: December 21, 2018

Update from Palm Beach County School District on O5C

New Boca Raton Elementary School Approved

Press Release from Palm Beach County School District

Friday, December 21, 2018

After months of conversations, number crunching and site visits, Florida Department of Education Commissioner Pam Stewart has approved a new elementary school for the City of Boc...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: November 28, 2018

Boca Raton GreenMarket Moves to City Hall

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Grab your shopping bags and head over to the Boca Raton GreenMarket at its NEW LOCATION on the north-side of City Hall at 201 W. Palmetto Park Road. The Boca Raton GreenMarket is on Saturdays from 8am to 1pm, rain or shine. (It reoccurs every Sat...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: December 12, 2018

Government Campus Master Plan Concepts Presented at City Council Workshop

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At the December 10, 2018 City Council Workshop, Song & Associates presented conceptual plans for the Government Campus Master Plan. Two options were presented, and City Council members had an opportunity to ask questions, make suggestions and provide ...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: November 14, 2018

City of Boca Raton Continues Its Excellence in Accounting for 35 Consecutive Years

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The City of Boca Raton recently received the highest recognition in government accounting from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA). For the 35th consecutive year, the City received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for 2018 and fo...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 25, 2018

Sustainable Tree Maintenance Brochure

City of Boca Raton Tree Brochure

Be a part of something bigger in Boca Raton, learn how to protect one of our community’s greatest natural resources…trees!

View our Sustainable Tree Brochure with Resource Links

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News Flash

Posted on: February 19, 2019

City of Boca Raton Creates Innovative Program to Promote Coastal Sustainability

Coastal Connection City of Boca Raton's Restaurant Program

Boca Raton, FL - February 19, 2019

The City of Boca Raton is launching a new program called Coastal Connection on March 2, 2019 at the Sea Turtle Day Festival at Gumbo Limbo Nature Center. With the City located in coastal southeast Florida with five miles ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: January 30, 2019

Boca Raton Fire Rescue Services Empowers Residents to Save Lives with Innovative App

PulsePoint app notification popping up around baseball field

Boca Raton, FL - January 30, 2019

City of Boca Raton's Fire Rescue Services will be launching a lifesaving app called PulsePoint at the First Responder Expo on February 2 from 10 am to 2 pm at the Town Center at Boca Raton. The smartphone app links to the ...

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News Flash

Posted on: January 24, 2017

26TH ANNUAL COWBOY BALL

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Presented by George Snow Scholarship FundSaturday, February 23rd, 2019 6 PM - 11 PMTicketed FundraiserJoin George Show Scholarship Fund for the 26th annual Cowboy Ball! It is going to be an incredible night filled with dinner, dancing, and fun activities,...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

SUNDAY JAZZ BRUNCH

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Sponsored by The City of Boca RatonSunday, February 24th11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Free and Open to the PublicSpend your Sunday with Brunch, Beats, and Brass at Mizner Park Amphitheater's Sunday Jazz Brunch, soak up some sunshine, enjoy Swing and Jazz by Sunnysid...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS BOCA: DORIS KEARNS GOODWIN

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Leadership: In Turbulent TimesFestival of the Arts BOCAThursday, February 28thDoors: 6:00 PM, Event: 7:00 PMTicketed EventPulitzer Prize-winning author and presidential historian Doris Kearns Goodwin brings history alive with an uncanny sense for detail a...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS BOCA: FILM WITH LIVE ORCHESTRA

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Star Wars: A New HopeFestival of the Arts BOCAFriday, March 1stDoors: 6:30 PM, Event: 7:30 PMTicketed EventThe Symphonia performs John Williams’ Academy Award-winning score of Star Wars: A New Hope,during a grand showing of the epic film that st...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS BOCA: PINK MARTINI

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Festival of the Arts BOCASunday, March 3rdDoors: 6:30 PM, Event: 7:30 PMTicketed EventThere is nothing quite like a Pink Martini concert. Eclectic, international, multilingual, rambunctious and, of course, fun, Pink Martini's "little orchestra" ...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS BOCA: AN EVENING OF RUSSIAN MUSIC AND BALLET

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Festival of the Arts BOCAFriday, March 8thDoors: 6:30 PM, Event: 7:30 PMTicketed EventFeaturing stars from the Russian National Orchestra and the Bolshoi Ballet. Expect an exhilarating evening of Russian ballet, including music from Swan Lake and other fa...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS BOCA: RHAPSODY IN BLUE

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Festival of the Arts BOCASaturday, March 2ndDoors: 6:30 PM, Event: 7:30 PMTicketed EventThe Symphonia returns to the Mizner Park stage for a thrilling evening of orchestral favorites, including Gershwin’s immortal Rhapsody in Blue. Cons...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS BOCA: NU DECO ENSEMBLE

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Festival of the Arts BOCASaturday, March 9thDoors: 6:30 PM, Event: 7:30 PMTicketed Event

The Miami-based Nu Deco Ensemble is a virtuosic and eclectic chamber orchestra designed for the 21st century.

Its exciting and adventurous classical music performances ...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS BOCA: ARTURO SANDOVAL AND HIS BAND

Arturo Sandoval with Trumpet

Festival of the Arts BOCASunday, March 10thDoors: 6:00 PM, Event: 7:00 PMTicketed EventCuban-born jazz trumpeter and composer Arturo Sandoval, a 10-time Grammy Award-winner who plays with an unbeatable mix of fire, finesse, and feeling, brings his blazing...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

2019 HEALTH & WELLNESS EXPERIENCE

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Presented by WPEC CBS12 and WTVX CW34Saturday, March 30th, 201910:00 AM - 4:00 PMFree and open to the public

The "must-see", "must be-there" health and wellness event offers something for every age and interest. The FREE event is a day ...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

SUNDAY JAZZ BRUNCH

Lots of cute squiggles and dots in background, pink, yellow teal for Sunday Jazz Brunch. Really fun

Sponsored by The City of Boca RatonSunday, March 31st11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Free and Open to the PublicSpend your Sunday with Brunch, Beats, and Brass at Mizner Park Amphitheater's Sunday Jazz Brunch, soak up some sunshine, enjoy Blues and Jazzy tunes two blu...

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Posted on: December 21, 2016

FLORIDA YOUTH ORCHESTRA

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Hosted by City of Boca RatonSunday, March 31stDoors: 4:00 PM, Show: 5:00 PMFree and Open the PublicFAQs:Bring your own chair or blanket, chairs will also be for rent ($5 cash only)Outside food, beverage, and pets are not permittedFor venue FAQs : https://...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

16TH ANNUAL FUTURE STARS

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Presented by The Rotary Club of Boca RatonHosted by The City of Boca RatonSunday, April 7thDoors: 5:30 PM, Show: 6:30 PMFree and Open to the PublicUniversity Theater at FAU - February 10thSee rotaryclubbocaraton.com for application and rulesDeadline Janua...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

5TH ANNUAL BRAIN BOWL KICK OFF WITH LIVERPOOL LIVE

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Hosted by Nostalgic MagazineThursday, April 11th, 20194:30 PM - 9:00 PMTicketed FundraiserNostalgic Magazine presents a night hanging out and celebrating with the The Beatles - performed LIVE by LIVERPOOL LIVE one of the finest Beatles tribute bands in th...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

JDRF ONE WALK

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Hosted by JDRFSaturday, April 13th7:30 AM check in, 8:30 AM WalkFree and Open to the Public, donations suggestedJoin JDRF for a two (2) mile trek through East Boca Raton to raise awareness about type 1 diabetes (T1D) and funds to support life-saving resea...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

PALM BEACH VEGFEST

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Vegan Event SeriesSaturday, April 27th10:00 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 plant-based food and educate our ...

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Posted on: February 16, 2017

YOUTH ORCHESTRA OF PALM BEACH COUNTY

Youth Orchestra of Palm Beach County

Hosted by the City of Boca RatonSunday, April 28thDoors: 5 PM, Show: 6:00 PMFree and Open to the Public

FAQs:Bring your own chair or blanket, chairs will also be for rent ($5 cash only)Outside food, beverage, and pets are not permittedFor venue FAQs : http...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

O.A.R. WITH AMERICAN AUTHORS AND HUNTERTONES

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Summer Tour 2019Presented by Live NationTuesday, June 18th, 2019Doors: 6:00 PM, Show: 7:00 PM Ticketed ConcertWith special guests American Authors and HuntertonesFAQs:Mizner Park Amphitheater does NOT have a permanent box office. A temporary box office wi...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

TEDESCHI TRUCKS BAND W/ BLACKBERRY SMOKE AND SHOVELS & ROPE

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2019 Wheels of Soul TourPresented by Live NationSaturday, June 29th, 2019Doors: 6:00 PM, Concert: 7:00 PM Ticketed ConcertWith special guests Blackberry Smoke and Shovels & RopeFAQs:Mizner Park Amphitheater does NOT have a permanent box office. A temp...

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