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Posted on: May 12, 2021

Boca Raton to Offer Outdoor Camp Programming

Girl swinging tennis racquet trying to hit ball at Boca Raton Tennis Center

The City of Boca Raton Recreation Services Department will be offering outdoor camp programming this summer, including Surf School, Gumbo Limbo Nature Center camps, Fishing Academy, Tennis Camp, Golf Camp and Ocean Rescue.

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Posted on: May 10, 2021

Boca Raton Breaks Ground on New Community Garden

Reps from City Council, Brightline and the Junior League at the Community Garden Ground Breaking

City Council and representatives from Brightline and the Junior League, broke ground on the new community garden located at Meadows Park on a 1.8-acre site near the City’s Downtown Library.

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Posted on: May 5, 2020

Honor America's Fallen Heroes with a Virtual Memorial Day

Memorial Day. A virtual ceremony. May 31. 9 AM

On Monday, May 31 at 9am, the City of Boca Raton Recreation Services Department will host a virtual Memorial Day Ceremony to honor America’s fallen war heroes. The “All Gave Some… Some Gave All” ceremony will featu...

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Update on Mask Mandate in Palm Beach County

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On May 3, 2021, Governor DeSantis issued executive orders suspending all local COVID-19 restrictions and mandates on individuals & businesses. Palm Beach County then announced that the face mask mandate is no longer in effect following these orders.

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Posted on: May 4, 2021

Council to Select Priorities for 2021-2022 Fiscal Year

Strategic Planning. City of Boca Raton. Our Goals.

The City Council and members of the City’s Executive Leadership met virtually to discuss the vision for the City and develop strategic goals for the 2021-22 fiscal year.

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Posted on: April 28, 2021

Palm Beach County Offers Mortgage, Rent & Utilities Assistance Programs

PBC Assistance Updates

Palm Beach County is offering two assistance programs for residents seeking financial help with mortgage, rent, utilities and relocation. Learn more below...

  • Palm Beach County Community Services Department - Emergency Rental Assistance, Relocation Assistan...
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Posted on: April 22, 2021

Visit the NEW "Shades of Culture" Photo Op

Shades of Culture art display in sanborn square consisting of large aqua sunglasses

The Cultural Council for Palm Beach County has partnered with Downtown Boca, Boca Recreation and the City of Boca Raton to bring its signature aqua "Shades of Culture" sunglasses display to Sanborn Square for a cool art exhibit and photo op.

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Heads Up Boca! Be Aware of the New Pedestrian Crosswalks

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: March 1, 2021

City Connection Newsletter - The May 2021 Issue

May 2021 City Connection mother's day collage

The May 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...

?? Virtual Memorial Day
?? Recycling at City Beaches
?? Brightline Signal Testing
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Posted on: April 16, 2020

City Council & Public Meetings Update

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In-Person Participation for Virtual Meetings

With respect to public participation, in addition to virtual participation by members of the public, in-person participation will be available for upcoming May meetings in the City Council Chambers at City Hall,...

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Posted on: December 8, 2020

4ocean Update: 2,600 Pounds of Recyclable Waste Removed from City Beaches

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 Corporation with a...

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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: 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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