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Posted on: June 20, 2019

Boca Raton Ranked #5 as Best Beach Town to Live In

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WalletHub recently released its 2019 Best Beach Towns to Live In list, putting Boca Raton at number 5 out of 146 beach (ocean) cities. To compile this list, WalletHub compared cities across 62 key indicators of livability with set ranges from housing cost...

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Posted on: June 6, 2019

Share Your Input to Help Boca #ReCreate

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The City of Boca Raton's Recreation Services Department launched a campaign at a recent public outreach meeting on June 13 to determine needs and priorities for the future of Boca Raton's parks, trails, beaches, libraries, recreation facilities, athletic ...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 17, 2019

Summer in the City: Spend the Summer Solstice with Glow Yoga and Art Night

Know Before You Go Summer Solstice Yoga & Art Event, June 21, 2019

The City of Boca Raton's Summer in the City series is in full swing with a line-up of FREE tribute concerts, fun and games, yoga, and ticketed events to Downtown Boca's Mizner Park Amphitheater (590 Plaza Real) from June 8 through August 11.

On Friday, Jun...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: June 10, 2019

Heads Up Boca!

Heads Up Boca

With new residents and hotels in the Downtown, Boca Raton is becoming an even more vibrant and active city. That means pedestrians and motorists need to respect the rules of the road, especially in our Downtown area. When walking in urban areas, crossing ...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: June 6, 2019

We Need Your Input - Take the Sustainability Survey

Take Our Short Survey

The City of Boca Raton is planning its strategy for sustainability! You can be a part by taking our QUICK survey!

♻️ Do you carry a reusable bag and say no to straws? Are you interested in eco-friendly ideas and initiatives in Boca Raton? We need ...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Official Hurricane Message from the City of Boca Raton

Be prepared Boca

The Atlantic Hurricane Season starts June 1 until November 30. As residents of South Florida and Boca Raton, it is important to be informed and prepared for potential hurricanes. 

The City of Boca Raton strongly encourages all residents and busine...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 20, 2019

It's Time to Clean & Cut Again to Prepare for Hurricane Season

Clean and Cut Program

You know what June 1 means to Floridians: Hurricane Season. That means it's time to get prepared, before the next named storm. (The season got an early start with Andrea.) Get your property hurricane-ready with the City's Clean and Cut Program offered by ...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: June 7, 2019

Saturday’s are for the Cheribundi Boca Raton Bowl

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

If you’re a college football fan, be sure to catch the 2019 Cheribundi Boca Raton Bowl on the ABC network this year. Or better yet, plan a trip to paradise and enjoy some great football and tailgating at Florida Atlantic University stadium.

All f...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: April 1, 2019

City Connection Newsletter - The June Issue

City Connection June 2019. Band playing to crowd at Mizner Park Amphitheater

The June 2019 issue of the City Connection is HERE! 

View the June 2019 City Connection.

Read about:✔️ Kick off Summer in the City at Mizner Park Amphitheater with Battle of the Bands✔️ Community input wanted for Recreation Needs ...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 31, 2019

What's Going On With All This Seaweed?

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If you’ve been to the beach lately, you’ve probably seen the tremendous amount of seaweed on our shoreline. Florida is currently experiencing massive amounts of seaweed washing on shore. Due to this immense influx, the City of Boca Rat...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: May 1, 2019

Get the 411 on Projects in Boca Raton: Roads, Bridges, Bike Paths and More

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Do you ever feel like you need a PhD in acronyms to understand who is doing what in the City of Boca Raton? PBC, LWDD, FDOT, FPL, PBCSD- we get it. With so many government agencies working on projects that may affect how you get around the City this summe...

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Current Affairs & Topics
Posted on: April 4, 2019

City Council determines policy actions for 2019-2020

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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. With the ...

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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: February 21, 2019

New waterfront park to open in 2019

Boca Raton, Florida Hillsboro El Rio Park Phase 2

Development of Hillsboro El Rio Park II has officially begun. Located on the south side of SW 18th Street between Dixie Highway and the El Rio Canal, this 14 acre site will become the newest City park with an estimated opening at the end of 2019. &nbs...

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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 ordinances a...

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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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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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