News Flash

Posted on: November 19, 2018

City Facilities and Sanitation Changes for Thanksgiving Day Observance

Thanksgiving News Flash

In observance of Thanksgiving Day, City offices will be closed on Thursday, November 22 and will re-open Friday, November 23.

Recreational facilities that are open with amended hours include:

  • Sugar Sand Park Carousel
  • Boca Raton Tennis Center
  • The Racquet Cente...
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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: November 16, 2018

Tree Lighting Ceremony to "Light Up Downtown Boca" This Week

Crowd in Mizner Park Amphitheater with Christmas tree lit up next to stage

Looking for fun, holiday events to enjoy with family and friends in the City? Look no further than Light Up Downtown Boca, a series of winter holiday festivities including parades, concerts and more. 

Take a look at all the upcoming events in this...

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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

Photo of finance and budget departments with CAFR and distinguished budget award plaque

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: October 31, 2018

City Connection Newsletter - The November Issue

City Connection Nov NF

🦃🍗🍂 The November issue of the City Connection is HERE!

View the November City Connection.

Read about:✔️ Top Things to Do & Know✔️ Veterans Day Ceremony & Concert✔️ Water Distribution System Disinfection Program✔️ Previously Owned Treasu...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: October 18, 2018

City of Boca Raton Recreation Services Director Elected to American Academy for Park & Recreation

Michael Kalvort Elected to American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration - NF

The City’s Recreation Services Director, Michael Kalvort, has been elected to the American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration, one of the most prestigious designations in the Parks and Recreation field. For the past 25 years, Kalvort...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: October 4, 2018

New Podcast: Knowing Your Flood Hazard - Protecting & Insuring Your Property

Three men sitting in Boca Chamber Radio studio speaking about flood insurance during podcast segment

Tune in to Episode 13 of "Boca the Behind the Scenes" as Keith Carney, Senior Zoning Officer and Floodplain Manager, and Zachary Bihr, Assistant City Engineer, explain the importance of flood insurance for property owners in the City. 

A...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: October 9, 2018

City Fleet Maintenance Division Ranked Nationally for Innovation & Leadership

Fleet Maintenance proclamtion posing with awards

The City of Boca Raton’s Fleet Maintenance Section was recently ranked in the top 20 fleets in the nation as a Leading Government Fleet by the Government Fleet Magazine and the American Public Works Association for 2018. The award recognizes the...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: September 19, 2018

Your Surtax Dollars At Work

Picture of City employees working on sidewalk pavement with Infrastructure Surtax Projects written i

The City of Boca Raton provides its residents with the highest level of service through the responsible use of public resources.

One of the financial resources available to the City is the Infrastructure Surtax (IST) Fund. This surtax is funded by the Palm...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: September 17, 2018

2018/19 Permits NOW on Sale..AND NEW Hours for Mizner Bark Dog Park

Girl with dogs sitting on bench

2018/19 Permits for the Beach, Boat, Dog Beach and Dog Park are now on sale as of Monday, September 17.

For pricing and information please visit our Annual Permits webpage or one of the pages below.

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: August 27, 2018

2018-2019 Proposed Budget

image of proposed budget on a desk with graphics for website

The City of Boca Raton’s Fiscal Year 2018-2019 Proposed Budget is now available on our website. 

A public hearing on the Proposed Budget was held Thursday, September 13. View video.

The Final Budget Hearing was held Monday, September 24. ...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: August 6, 2018

2018 State of the City Presented at Chamber Breakfast

2018 Year In Review (aerial view of Boca Raton ocean coastline)

The annual State of the City was presented at the August 9, 2018 Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce Breakfast. Mayor Scott Singer and City Manager, Leif Ahnell, shared accomplishments from the 2017-2018 fiscal year, reviewed goals and initiatives for ...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 30, 2018

City Council Determines Policy Actions for 2018-2019

Strategic Planning Policy Actions 2018

Strategic Planning Session May 2018

The City Council and members of the City’s Executive Leadership team met over four days in May to develop strategic goals for the 2018-2019 Fiscal Year.  With the guidance of moderator Lyle Sumek, elec...

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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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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: November 13, 2017

Sign Up for Holiday Sanitation Schedule Reminders

Sanitation Sign Up graphic

Holiday sanitation schedule changes will affect pickups for Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and New Years Day. 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 aler...

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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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