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Posted on: July 23, 2019

Brightline/VTUSA Station & Garage on Track for Boca

Virgin Trains on a railraod track

Update: November 14, 2019

At a lengthy workshop and public discussion on Tuesday, November 12, 2019, the details of a long term lease for City-Owned property were reviewed. Stakeholders had an opportunity to weigh in with concerns and expressions of suppor...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: November 21, 2019

Get in the Holiday Spirit with the City of Boca Raton

Group of kids at holiday street parade

With the holidays quickly approaching, the City of Boca Raton has many holiday events that will take place throughout the month of December. From the Holiday Street Parade and Boat Parade to Recreation Services Jolly Days, this month is jam-packed with fe...

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Posted on: June 7, 2019

Get Your Tickets to Watch FAU Take On SMU at the Cheribundi Boca Raton Bowl

Cheribundi Boca Raton Bowl, Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 3pm EST, Live on ABC FAU Owls SMU Mustang

The Cheribundi Boca Raton Bowl has selected Conference USA Champion FAU Owls to take on the American Athletic Conference's SMU Mustangs in the sixth annual Cheribundi Boca Raton Bowl. The game will feature two of the nation's top scoring teams, each with ...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: December 2, 2019

City Connection Newsletter - The December Issue

December 2019 City Connection. Daugher on her dad's shoulders at holiday street parade.

The December 2019 issue of the City Connection is HERE! 

View the December 2019 City Connection.

Read about:🎅 🥁 Holiday Street and 🛥️ Boat Parades🏈 Cheribundi Boca Raton Bowl⛳ Ocean Breeze Golf Course Redevelopment👮‍♀...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: November 21, 2019

Keep Our Beaches Clear of Plastic with the Coastal Clean Up Program

Boca Raton beach with Community Coastal Clean Up sign and metal buckets for beachgoers to pick up tr

In October, Gumbo Limbo Nature Center rescued a baby turtle that had washed up along the coastline. Unfortunately, due to its injuries, it did not survive. The rehabilitation team discovered that the tiny turtle, which would fit in the palm of your hand, ...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: August 19, 2019

#2020Census - What Residents Should Know

United States Census 2020

Every 10 years, the US Census Bureau undertakes a tremendous task: counting all the people residing in the United States. This count affects the allocation of funding for our community's public resources (e.g., roads, hospitals, schools), how we plan for ...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: June 6, 2019

Share Your Input to Help Boca #ReCreate

bocareacreates.com video with play button

Update 11/14:

The Recreation Needs Assessment Survey is now available for all to take. By taking this 25-question survey, you can help determine the needs and priorities for the future of Boca Raton's parks, trails, beaches, libraries, recreation facilitie...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: November 6, 2019

Help Us Name a New Park

Help us name a new park coming 2021

Help us name a new park in Boca Raton. The two intracoastal properties known as Silver Palm Park (south side of Palmetto Park Road) and the Wildflower Property (north side of Palmetto Park Road) will be connected under the Palmetto Park Road bridge and re...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: July 30, 2019

Boca National Golf Course Update

golf course and sand trap

Update:  November 13, 2019

The Boca Raton City Council met with the Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District (GBRBPD) commissioners on Tuesday, November 12, to resume discussions about the design, construction and operation of the proposed Boca ...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: November 20, 2019

Beautification Committee Announces Landscape Excellence Award Winners

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The Boca Raton Beautification Committee recently announced the winners of the Annual Landscape Excellence Awards at City Hall. Each year, the Beautification Committee honors local businesses for their landscaping efforts in several different categories. T...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Congratulations to the Jr. Golf Classic Champs!

girl playing golf, putting to the hole

The City of Boca Raton and the Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District hosted the inaugural 2019 Red Reef Jr. Golf Classic on Sunday, November 10 at Red Reef Executive Golf Course. The course is an ocean-side Executive style 9-hole par-3 with four par-...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: August 12, 2019

Spanish River Boulevard Intracoastal Waterway Bridge Painting Underway

View of Spanish River Boulevard Intracoastal Waterway bridge

The Spanish River Intracoastal Waterway Bridge Painting Project, overseen by the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), began on Monday, August 12, 2019. The scope of work for this project includes sandblasting the existing paint and repainting the ...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: October 23, 2019

Boca Raton Public Library Goes Mobile

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

The Boca Raton Public Library is going mobile and taking their services on the road to change the way residents interact with the library. The new van, complete with WiFi and a charging station, will expand services for all residents in the community. The...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: September 26, 2019

City Council Approves 2019-2020 Final Budget with No Increase to Tax Rate

Property Tax Rate Comparison 2020. 3.68. Boca Raton has one of the lowest property tax rates for a f

The Boca Raton City Council approved the 2019-2020 budget at its final Budget Hearing on September 23, 2019. The total operating budget is $526.3 million, and the millage rate will stay the same as last year: 3.68. Boca Raton continues to have one of the ...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: September 4, 2019

New Sanitation Rates Approved at Final Budget Hearing

City of Boca Raton sanitation truck picking up garbage container in residential neighborhood

With over 50 employees, the City’s Sanitation Division is arguably one of the hardest working crews in town. They are awake and on their routes before most people’s alarms have even gone off, and whether running extra routes to pick up...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: April 4, 2019

City Council Determines Policy Actions for 2019-2020

strategic planning workshop april 2019

Strategic Planning Workshop April 2019

Members of the City Council and the City’s Executive Leadership Team met on Thursday and Friday, April 11 and 12, to discuss the vision for the City and develop strategic goals for the 2019-2020 fiscal year....

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: February 15, 2019

Website renovation underway

Website  Renovation

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: 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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