News Flash

Posted on: October 3, 2022

City Connection Newsletter - The October 2022 Issue

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The October 2022 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...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: March 25, 2022

NW 1st Avenue Beautification Near Brightline Station

NW 1st Avenue Beautification Project

A beautification project is underway along NW 1st Avenue, which will be the gateway to the new Brightline Boca Raton station and garage. View a video to see the progress and the planned improvements.

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Posted on: August 30, 2022

City Council Approves 22-23 Budget

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City Council Approves FY 22-23 Budget

Council approved the 2022-2023 Budget and Capital Improvements Program at the Final Budget Public Hearing on Monday, September 19, 2022. For FY 22-23, the city-wide combined uses of funds including operations, transfer...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 25, 2022

City Council Approves 22-23 Strategic Plan

City of Boca Raton Strategic Planning

The Boca Raton City Council and Leadership Team
met to develop strategic goals and policy actions for the 2022-2023 Fiscal
Year. Learn about the recently approved plan for the City.

Additional Info... Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: March 17, 2022

Sign Up for NEW Emergency Alerts

Alert Boca

The City and Boca Raton Police Services have a NEW emergency alert system to help you stay alert, prepared, and know what's happening in our community in the event of an emergency. 

Alert BOCA (powered by Civic Ready) allows residents to receive p...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: September 16, 2022

Two City Leaders Appointed to Legislative Policy Committees

FLorida League of Cities Appointments to Legislative Policy Committees

The Florida League of Cities announced that Deputy City Manager George Brown and Council Member Yvette Drucker were recently appointed to serve on the Florida League of Cities 2022-2023 Legislative Policy Committees.

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Posted on: September 16, 2022

Check Out the Latest Issue of the Office of Sustainability Newsletter

Sustainability Matters September 2022 City of Boca Raton Office of Sustainability

Read up on sustainable issues in our City and how you can help make a difference in the latest issue of our Office of Sustainability's newsletter! https://conta.cc/3LgsYYG

This month, you can learn about:

  • Why water conservation is important
  • Knowing your wate...
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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: August 30, 2022

iSIP Program Coming to Boca Square

iSIP Innovative Sustainable Infrastructure Program

The City's infrastructure program is coming to Boca Square in October 2022. It will enhance quality of life with water main replacements, new water mains, service lines and meters, full road pavement, drainage improvements, sidewalk enhancements and more!

Additional Info... Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: August 24, 2021

See the Latest Updates at Wildflower Park

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As construction at Wildflower Park continues, check out the latest progress photos from the site, including new seating, water features, play art and beautiful views!

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Posted on: June 8, 2022

Enjoy Reduced Golf Summer & Weekday Special Rates, and On-Site Lessons

Boca Raton Golf & Racquet Club. Woman golfer putting at 18th hole

It’s a great time to get out and play at the Boca Raton Golf & Racquet Club, the City’s new premier course. This summer, residents and visitors can enjoy reduced rates through Sept. 30, new weekday special rates, and NEW on-site lessons.

Additional Info... Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 25, 2022

Official Hurricane Message from the City of Boca Raton

Be Prepared Boca. 2022 Hurricane Guide.

With June 1 marking the start of hurricane season, be sure to check out the City's Official Hurricane Newsletter with important information on how to prepare for a potential storm.

Additional Info... Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: September 28, 2021

Stay Connected and Be Informed

Sign up and stay connected

The City's goal this year is to make communicating with you -- our residents, visitors and business owners -- easier so that you know what's happening in your community.

Last year we introduced new communication opportunities to better se...

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Current Affairs & Topics

News Flash

Posted on: May 20, 2022

2022 Sea Turtle Nesting Numbers

See updated nesting numbers for the 2022 Sea Turtle nesting season.

Learn more... Gumbo Limbo
Posted on: August 18, 2022

September-October Issue of Hammock Happenings

Check out the latest issue of Hammock Happenings, our program guide and newsletter!

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Gumbo Limbo

News Flash

Posted on: September 23, 2021

Greek Weird Wave

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‘Greek Weird Wave’ refers to the emergence of a subversive brand of films in the last two decades which explore political and cultural issues in unusual unsettling ways. Hilarious dispositions, uncomfortable walks of fiction, or awkward scenescapes are al...

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Greek Weird Wave Recommendation Library News
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Celebrating México

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La Independencia de México also known as "Grito de Dolores" is widely celebrated on September 16th. In 1810, Padre Miguel Hidalgo, called every citizen together to Dolores, Mexico where he made an inspiring speech of rebellion to figh...

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Celebrating México Library News
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Welcome to Boca!

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Boca Raton, comes from boca de ratones, a Spanish term meaning “rat's mouth” that appeared on early maps and referred to hidden sharp-pointed rocks that gnawed or fretted ships' cables. Whether you are a new resident ...

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Welcome to Boca! Library News
Posted on: June 1, 2021

American Chess Day

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September 1st - American Chess Day - is next week! Check out one of our chess sets from our You Can Borrow That! collection. Looking to up your game? We have a great selection of instructional titles. Want to explore further? Find books and movies that ce...

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American Chess Day Library News
Posted on: June 1, 2021

Un-Bee-Lievable Tales for Kids

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Kids can indulge their sweet tooth with these items about honey and bees.

Staff-created list Library News

News Flash

Posted on: September 22, 2022

Boca Boo Days Brings a Month of Fall Fun to the City

Boca Boo Days

Parades, Performances, Pumpkins & More for All Ages Throughout the City in October

BOCA RATON, FLORIDA (September 21, 2022) – The City of Boca Raton’s Boca Boo Days returns to town throughout the month of October with a wide variety...

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Media Releases
Posted on: September 16, 2022

Appointments to Florida League of Cities Legislative Policy Committees

FLorida League of Cities Appointments to Legislative Policy Committees

Boca Raton, FL – The Florida League of Cities, the united voice for Florida’s municipal governments, announced that City of Boca Raton Deputy City Manager George Brown, and Council Member Yvette Drucker were recently appointed to serve...

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Media Releases
Posted on: September 2, 2022

Veterans Day Events

2022 Veterans Day

CITY OF BOCA RATON RECOGNIZES VETERANS WITH EVENTS ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11 FROM 11 A.M. TO 2 P.M.

Highlights Include Ceremony, Free Lunch for Veterans, Concert and Veteran Resource Fair

BOCA RATON, FLORIDA (September 2, 2022) – In commemoration of V...

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Media Releases
Posted on: August 17, 2022

Andrew Lukasik Joins Boca Raton as Deputy City Manager

Andrew Lukasik

Boca Raton, FL – The City of Boca Raton is pleased to announce the addition of Andrew “Andy” Lukasik as Deputy City Manager, effective July 25, 2022. In his new role, Lukasik will help manage the activities of the City and City Manager’s Office, overseein...

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Media Releases
Posted on: June 21, 2022

It's Tee Time, in Boca! Summer Rates and More at the Boca Raton Golf & Racquet Club

Tee Time in Boca

Boca Raton, FL – There has never been a better time to play Boca’s new golf course, the Boca Raton Golf & Racquet Club. The 18-hole championship course offers experienced and new players a premium golf experience – and no...

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Media Releases
Posted on: June 8, 2022

Boca Raton Receives Scholarship for Florida Race to Zero Cohort

Florida Race to Zero

Boca Raton, FL – The City of Boca Raton has been awarded a scholarship to join the Florida Race to Zero cohort, a friendly competition between municipalities to showcase how they are leading the way to carbon neutrality. Boca Raton is one of just 22 munic...

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Media Releases
Posted on: June 7, 2022

Fabulous Fourth Celebration Brings Fireworks & Fun for All to Boca Raton

Fabulous Fourth

BOCA RATON, FLORIDA (June 7, 2022) - The City of Boca Raton’s Recreation Services Department will host a Fabulous Fourth Celebration on Monday, July 4, at Countess de Hoernle Park/Spanish River Athletic Facility, 1000 NW Spanish River Boulevard, starting ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: May 31, 2022

New to Boca Raton or Not – Preparing for Hurricane Season

Be Prepared Boca. 2022 Hurricane Guide.

Boca Raton, FL – As hurricane season approaches, the City of Boca Raton is reminding the community to be prepared, stay safe and stay connected with its Be Prepared Boca 2022 Hurricane Guide.

The City has welcomed many new residents over the past year, som...

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Media Releases
Posted on: May 13, 2022

Boca Raton's Summer in the City is Back with Free Music and Wellness

2022 Summer in The City

BOCA RATON, FLORIDA (May 13, 2022) – The City of Boca Raton has announced a series of free summer happenings, bringing music and movement to the city throughout the season.

“We have curated a diverse and fun-filled schedule of concerts and wellness events ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: April 19, 2022

City of Boca Raton Hosts Ceremony & Concert in Recognition of Memorial Day

Memorial Day Remember and Honor our fallen heroes

BOCA RATON, FLORIDA (April 19, 2022) – In honor of Memorial Day and in remembrance of all military personnel who died in service to the United States, the City of Boca Raton will host two events free and open to the public on Monday, May 30 at 9 a.m. and ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: April 18, 2022

Battling Climate Change in Boca Raton with the City’s Race to Zero Pledge

Cities Race to Zero

Boca Raton, FL – On March 21, 2022, Mayor Scott Singer, with support from the City Council, committed the City of Boca Raton to the Cities Race to Zero pledge - a commitment to limit the negative impacts of climate change by getting to net zero carbon emi...

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Media Releases
Posted on: March 31, 2022

Boca Raton Leaders Honored with 2022 Home Rule Hero Award

2022 Home Rule Heroes

Boca Raton, FL – The Florida League of Cities (FLC), celebrating its 100th anniversary as the united voice for Florida’s municipal governments, recently recognized both Boca Raton Mayor Scott Singer and Deputy City Manager George Brown, with a 20...

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Media Releases
Posted on: March 9, 2022

City of Boca Raton to Unveil New Sustainable Public Art Project

Recycled Art Project Unveiling

Boca Raton, FL – The City of Boca Raton will unveil its latest Art in Public Places project, titled REcycled REef, on Friday, March 18 at 8:30am at South Beach Park, near the entrance at Palmetto Park Road. The unveiling will be immediately followed by a ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: February 4, 2022

Beach Closure in Effect in Boca Raton

Beach Closure Notice

Boca Raton, FL – Feb. 2, 2022 Due to a barge and tugboat that have breached the shores of South Beach between Deerfield and City of Boca Raton city limits, the beach will be CLOSED until further notice. The closure extends from Osceola ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: January 18, 2022

City of Boca Raton Celebrates 42 Years as a Tree City USA

Tree City USA Recognition

Boca Raton, FL – The City of Boca Raton has been recognized as a Tree City USA for the 42nd consecutive year by the National Arbor Day Foundation, which promotes the benefit trees bring to urban environments. Mayor Scott Singer, Sustainability M...

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Media Releases
Posted on: January 18, 2022

Boca Raton Receives Bicycle Friendly Community Award

Bronze Bicycle Friendly Community Award

Boca Raton, FL – The City of Boca Raton once again was awarded a Bronze Bicycle Friendly Community Award by the League of American Bicyclists. One of 55 destinations nationwide to receive the award designation, the City previously received this ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: October 6, 2021

Light Up Downtown Boca Kicks Off on Friday, November 19 with Tree Lighting, Movie and More

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Boca Raton, FLLight Up Downtown Boca, a series of winter holiday festivities, kicks off on Friday, November 19 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Mizner Park Amphitheater (MPA), 590 Plaza Real, with a FREE holiday happening, culminating with the City of Boca...

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Media Releases
Posted on: October 6, 2021

City of Boca Raton Recognizes Veterans with Events on Thursday, November 11 from 11 AM to 2 PM

Veterans Day

Boca Raton, FL – In commemoration of Veterans Day and in recognition of all military personnel who have served this country, the City of Boca Raton will host a FREE Veterans Day Observance “Honoring All Who Served,” open to the public, on Thursday, Novemb...

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Media Releases
Posted on: September 14, 2021

The Racquet Center in Boca Raton Awarded Outstanding Facility Award

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Boca Raton, FL – The Racquet Center in Boca Raton has been awarded a 2021 Outstanding Facility Award from the United States Tennis Association (USTA) in the category of Public Courts: Large Tennis Center (11 or more courts).  The Center...

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Media Releases
Posted on: June 18, 2021

City Recognized for Distinguished Budget 38th Year in a Row

Plaque for Budget's Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

Boca Raton, FL – The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) recently presented the City of Boca Raton’s Office of Management and Budget with the GFOA Distinguished Budget Presentation Award. The award represents a substantial a...

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Media Releases
Posted on: May 26, 2021

Scott Singer & George Brown Honored with 2021 Home Rule Hero Award

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Boca Raton, FL – The Florida League of Cities, the united voice for Florida’s municipal governments, recently recognized Boca Raton Mayor Scott Singer and Deputy City Manager, George Brown with a 2021 Home Rule Hero Award for their hard work and advocacy ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: March 9, 2021

Boca Raton Opens New Fire Station

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The City of Boca Raton Fire Rescue Services Department held a ribbon cutting ceremony on March 8, 2021, to open the new Fire Station 6 located at 1901 Clint Moore Road. Those in attendance included fire administration and personnel, City Council Members, ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: December 14, 2020

Flying Turtles? Gumbo Limbo Nature Center Provides First-Class Care to 20 New England Sea Turtles

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BOCA RATON, FL – December 14, 2020 – On Sunday, December 13, 20 cold stunned turtles were transported from the New England Aquarium (NEAQ) to Gumbo Limbo Nature Center for emergency treatment and warming. The 17 Kemp’s Ridley and 3 Loggerhead sea turtles ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: December 9, 2020

Boca Raton Fire Rescue Reminds Residents to Remove Hurricane Shutters

Boca Raton Fire Rescue Services. Hurricane shutters covering windows of a house.

BOCA RATON, FL – December 9, 2020 – Hurricane season officially ended on November 30, but many residents still have hurricane shutters up. Boca Raton Fire Rescue Services is encouraging residents to remove hurricane shutters and other protection like plyw...

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Media Releases
Posted on: November 24, 2020

Boca Raton Receives National Recognition For Its Utility Services

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The City of Boca Raton’s Utility Services Department has received national recognition as a Utility of the Future Today for its commitment to provide environmentally-sound treatment, distribution and storage of high-quality pot...

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Media Releases
Posted on: October 28, 2020

Yvette Drucker Appointed to City Council Seat C, Temporarily

Yvette Drucker Temporary City Council Seat C

Boca Raton, FL – October 28, 2020 – Boca Raton City Council members recently appointed city resident Yvette Drucker to fill City Council Seat C, temporarily. Seat C is currently unoccupied due to the military deployment of Council Member Jeremy Ro...

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Media Releases
Posted on: October 19, 2020

City of Boca Raton Receives Additional Coronavirus Relief Funds for City Homeowners and Renters

Rental assistance and foreclosure prevention

BOCA RATON, FL – October 19, 2020 – The City of Boca Raton has received an additional $230,285 in Phase 2 Coronavirus Relief Funds (CRF) from Florida Housing Finance Corporation (FHFC). Previously, the City received $317, 322 in Phase ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: October 15, 2020

Council Member Andy Thomson Invited to Active People, Healthy NationSM Champions Institute

Andy Thomson, Boca Raton City Council Member

BOCA RATON, FL – October 15, 2020 – In support of the Active People, Healthy Nation? Initiative, Smart Growth America (SGA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity announced today tha...

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Media Releases
Posted on: October 7, 2020

Owners of Boca Raton Resort & Club Announce Donation of Boca Country Club to the City

Boca Raton Country Club and Golf Course

BOCA RATON, FL – October 7, 2020 – MSD Partners and Northview Hotel Group, owners of the Boca Raton Resort & Club, have announced plans to donate the 130-acre Boca Country Club to the City of Boca Raton. As a result of this donation, the Boca Country ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: September 30, 2020

FPL to Install New Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in Boca Raton

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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. The stations c...

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Media Releases
Posted on: September 24, 2020

Boca Raton Receives $16.4 Million for Brightline Train Station Project

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BOCA RATON, FL – September 24, 2020 – 

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 fu...

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Media Releases
Posted on: September 23, 2020

City of Boca Raton Celebrates Its 40th Year as a Tree City USA

Tree City USA Sign near the road

BOCA RATON, FL – September 23, 2020 – This year, the City of Boca Raton will celebrate its 40th year as a “Tree City USA” a little differently. Trees will be planted in four parks around the City for residents to vi...

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Media Releases
Posted on: May 28, 2020

City of Boca Raton Announces Small Business Relief Program

Small Business Recovery Relief Grant Program

BOCA RATON, FL – May 28, 2020 – On May 27, 2020, the Boca Raton City Council unanimously passed a $500,000 Small Business Recovery Relief Grant program for businesses within the city limits of Boca Raton. The grant program, which is de...

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Media Releases
Posted on: May 19, 2020

City of Boca Raton Asks For Resident Participation In Virtual Memorial Day Ceremony

Memorial Day Virtual Ceremony May 25 at 9am

BOCA RATON, FL – May 19, 2020 – On Monday, May 25, the City of Boca Raton Recreation Services Department will host its Memorial Day Ceremony virtually to honor America’s fallen war heroes. Traditionally, the City hosts the ev...

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Media Releases
Posted on: April 24, 2020

Miuccio Named Boca Raton Chief of Police

Police Chief Miuccio

Interim Police Chief Michele Miuccio has been promoted to Police Chief.

Chief Miuccio, who has extensive law enforcement experience, has been with the department for over 30 years. During Chief Miuccio’s tenure with the Boca Raton Police Departme...

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Media Releases
Posted on: January 27, 2020

City's Newest Waterfront Park to Open with Community Celebration

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BOCA RATON, FL – January 27, 2020 – The City of Boca Raton is hosting a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the soft opening of Hillsboro El Rio Park South on Saturday, February 22, 2020. The ribbon-cutting will be held from 9:30am to 10am. Th...

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Media Releases
Posted on: December 31, 2019

Aaa Rated Boca Raton: Beautiful, Safe, Vibrant and Prosperous

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BOCA RATON, FL – December 31, 2019 – A recent report by Moody’s Investors Service indicated that the City’s credit position and the City’s Water & Sewer credit position remain rated Aaa, the highest possible rating out of 10 grade levels. Citing an “e...

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Media Releases
Posted on: December 30, 2019

City of Boca Raton Leader Named Building Official of the Year

John Cosmo Building Official of the Year

BOCA RATON, FL – December 30, 2019 – Boca Raton Chief Building Official John Cosmo was recently named the 2019 Building Official of the Year by the Code Officials Educational Association. The Association, founded in 1977 as the Broward...

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Media Releases
Posted on: December 11, 2019

Boca Raton City Council Approves Brightline/Virgin Trains Station Agreement

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BOCA RATON, FL – December 11, 2019 – The Boca Raton City Council has approved a long-term land lease with Brightline, soon to be Virgin Trains, for the construction of a train station and parking garage near the City’s Downto...

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Media Releases
Posted on: October 28, 2019

City of Boca Raton Utility Services Recognized for Sustainable, Reclaimed Water System

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BOCA RATON, FL – October 28, 2019 – The City of Boca Raton’s Utility Services Department was recently honored with a top award at the 2019 Executive Management Conference by the Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies (AMW...

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Media Releases
Posted on: October 21, 2019

The Friends of the Boca Raton Public Library Donates $77,075 for Library Mobile Van

Large check from Friends of the Boca Raton Library being presented to Library Staff.

BOCA RATON, FL – October 21, 2019 – The Friends of the Boca Raton Public Library has generously donated $77,075 to the Boca Raton Public Library for the purchase of a new library mobile van. The check was presented to Michael Kalvort, ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: October 17, 2019

City of Boca Raton Recognizes Veterans With Events From Morning To Night On Monday, November 11

Honoring all who served. Veterans Day. November 11.

BOCA RATON, FL – October 17, 2019 – In commemoration of Veterans Day and in recognition of all military personnel who have served this country, the City of Boca Raton will host a Veterans Day Observance "Honoring All Who Served&qu...

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Media Releases
Posted on: October 8, 2019

Light Up Downtown Boca Kicks Off With Annual Holiday Festival On Saturday, November 23

Christmas Tree. Boca Raton Happy Holidays flyer with information for Tree Lighting Festival, Street

BOCA RATON, FL – October 8, 2019Light Up Downtown Boca, a series of winter holiday festivities including parades, concerts and more, kicks off on Saturday, November 23 at the Mizner Park Amphitheater (MPA), 590 Plaza Real, from 4 p....

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Media Releases
Posted on: October 15, 2019

Boca Raton Celebrates Arbor Day with Intergenerational Event

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BOCA RATON, FL – October 15, 2019 – The City of Boca Raton is hosting its Annual Arbor Day Tree Planting Celebration at Patch Reef Park on Friday, October 18 at 9:30am. The park is located at 2000 Yamato Road and citizens are invited t...

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Media Releases
Posted on: September 19, 2019

Boca Raton Youth to Host Mental Health Round Table Discussion

Boca Raton youth discussing topics at a round table

BOCA RATON, FL – September 19, 2019 – The City of Boca Raton's Community Advisory Panel (CAP) Youth Subcommittee will host a Mental Health Discussion for the youth, by the youth. The discussion will be held on September 25 at 6pm at th...

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Media Releases
Posted on: September 13, 2019

City Communications & Marketing Division Wins Top Honors at National Communications Conference

City of Boca Raton Communications team holding their awards

BOCA RATON, FL – September 13, 2019 – The City of Boca Raton’s Communication and Marketing Division’s Know Before You Go digital newsletter won a top honor this month at the international City-County Communications ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: August 12, 2019

City of Boca Raton Hires New Municipal Services Director

Zachary Bihr Municipal Services Director headshot with MS building

BOCA RATON, FL – August 12, 2019 – The City of Boca Raton is pleased to announce that Zachary Bihr, P.E., has been promoted to Municipal Services Director for the City of Boca Raton. Zachary formerly served as the City's Assistant City...

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Media Releases
Posted on: June 4, 2019

Boca Raton Looks to RECreate City Parks and Recreation

Yale Newman Park and playground in Boca Raton

BOCA RATON, FL – June 4, 2019 – The City of Boca Raton's Recreation Services Department is launching a community engagement campaign to determine needs and priorities for the future of Boca Raton and Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park D...

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Media Releases
Posted on: May 14, 2019

Boca Raton Offers Special Bulk Pickup Ahead of Hurricane Season

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BOCA RATON, FL – May 14, 2019 – In preparation for hurricane season, the City of Boca Raton’s Sanitation Department is once again offering a special bulk and vegetation pickup for all customers in City limits. This is the second year the City is offering ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: May 1, 2019

Boca Raton's Community Advisory Panel Youth Subcommittee wins statewide competition

Youth Subcommittee posing with proclamation outside of City Hall

BOCA RATON, FL – April 30, 2019 – The City of Boca Raton’s Community Advisory Panel Youth Subcommittee was one of the five city youth councils to win the 2019 Municipal Youth Council Community Service Contest, sponsored by th...

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Media Releases
Posted on: April 2, 2019

City of Boca Raton hires first innovation strategist

Pedro Moras Innovation Strategist

Boca Raton, FL - April 2, 2019

The City of Boca Raton recently hired Pedro Moras as the new Innovation Strategist to further promote innovation and the use of technology within the community. Additionally, Moras will work to develop and implement SMART Cit...

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Media Releases
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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Media Releases

News Flash

Posted on: June 14, 2021

BOCA RATON PUMPKIN PATCH FESTIVAL

Pumpkin Patch Festival Orange and White Letters

Hosted by Boca Pumpkin Patch FestivalSaturday October 15 and Sunday, October 16Daily 10:00 AM - 6 PMTicketed $25 eachThe Boca Pumpkin Patch Festival is back at Mizner Park Amphitheater on October 15 & 16, 2022, and it'll be more wonderFALL th...

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Event Website Mizner Amphitheater
Posted on: September 21, 2022

SUNSET TEQUILA & MEZCAL FEST

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A celebration of all things agave! Art, music, food & techSaturday, November 5thStarting  at 4:00 PM, this is a 21 and up eventTicketed Event

Tequila tasting and music experience on two stages

Featuring: Artikal Sound System, Xperimento, The Re...

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Event Website Mizner Amphitheater
Posted on: June 14, 2021

VETERANS DAY OBSERVANCE

Veteran Standing

Hosted by City of Boca Raton Recreation ServicesFriday, November 1111:00 AM - 2:00 PMFree and Open to the Public

In commemoration of Veterans Day and in recognition of all military personnel who have served this country, the City of Boca Raton will host a ...

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Event Website Mizner Amphitheater
Posted on: August 15, 2022

CONCERT: SATURDAY NIGHT DANCE FEVER

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Hosted by Deney Terrio, and Featuring live: Tavares, Evelyn Champagne King, The Trammps featuring Earl Young, Heatwave, France Joli, The legendary Blue Notes, Lime, Felipe Rose and Vinyl GrooveSaturday, November 12th, 2022Doors: 6:00 PM, Show: 7:00 PMTick...

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Event Website Mizner Amphitheater
Posted on: September 21, 2022

LIGHT THE LIGHTS: SEASONAL KICKOFF

Light The Lights lit Christmas tree

Hosted by City of Boca Raton Recreation ServicesSaturday, November 196:00 PM - 9:00 PMFree and Open to the PublicLight Up Downtown Boca, a series of winter holiday festivities, kicks off on Saturday, November 19 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Mizner Park Am...

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Event Website Mizner Amphitheater
Posted on: March 28, 2018

FAU BAND-O-RAMA

FAU Band O Rama

Hosted by the City of Boca RatonSunday, November 20thDoors: 6:00 PM, Concert: 7:00 PMFree and Open to the Public

Surround-sound bands, as the FAU Wind Ensemble, Jazz Band, chamber ensembles and Marching Owls join forces in the only venue large enough to he...
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Posted on: September 21, 2022

FAU'S TUBA CHRISTMAS

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Hosted by City of Boca Raton and Conducted by Florida Atlantic University's Marc DeckerSunday, December 45:00 PM - 6:00 PMFree and Open to the PublicEnjoy a festive concert of holiday music performed by an ensemble of tubas and euphoniums. Tuba Christmas ...

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Posted on: September 26, 2022

PALM BEACH VEGFEST

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Palm Beach VegFestSunday, December 1811:00 AM - 5:00 PMFree and open to the PublicFree vegan festival at Mizner Park Amphitheater! Family-friendly. Food trucks, vendors, games, and more!  

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Posted on: September 26, 2022

ROOFCLAIM.COM BOCA RATON BOWL PEP RALLY

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Hosted by The City of Boca Raton and ESPNMonday, December 19Starts: 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 the pu...

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Posted on: September 26, 2022

MLK JR DAY CEREMONY & CELEBRATION

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Hosted by City of Boca Raton Recreation ServicesMonday, January 1610:30 AM - 2:00 PMFree and Open to the Public

Unity March | 10:00 AM

MLK Jr Memorial to Mizner Park

Ceremony | 10:30 AM

Mizner Park Amphitheater 

Unity Celebration | 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

BOCA STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL

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Boca Strawberry FestivalSaturday, January 21 & Sunday, January 2210:00 AM - 6:00 PM each dayTicketed Event It’s happening! The Boca Strawberry Festival is a BERRY fun weekend filled with activities for all...

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

Police Officer Starting Salary: $75,216

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Join our team of dedicated professionals who protect and serve the City of Boca Raton.

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

Now Hiring: Public Safety Communicators

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We invite you to consider answering the call to serving the community.

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Posted on: August 25, 2022

Interested in Becoming a Police Explorer?

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The Boca Raton Police Explorer Program is now recruiting youth, ages 14-20, who are ready to learn about an exciting career in law enforcement.

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Posted on: April 19, 2022

Transitioning From UCR to NIBRS

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The system that has been used to report the crimes occurring in our City, prior to this switch, is known as the Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Summary Reporting System. The UCR SRS system has been used across the United States since 1930.

 

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Posted on: August 24, 2022

Check Out October's Recreation Highlights

This month's recreation highlights

View the Recreation Highlights for October 2022 to learn what's happening around the City or to find a sport, class, program or activity for you and your family!

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