Posted on: September 22, 2017

Don’t Forget to Register for the Dunn’s Run

The City of Deerfield Beach is excited once again to announce its partnership with the 21st Annual Dunn’s Run benefiting the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County. The run/walk will take place on Sunday, October 1st at 7:30 AM at the Main Beach Parking...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 22, 2017

District Four Saturday Office Hours – October 7th

District Four Commissioner, Todd Drosky is happy to introduce Saturday office hours, October 7th, 2017 at City Hall located at 150 Second Ave., Deerfield Beach. Commissioner Drosky will be available to meet with constituents on an appointment basis, betwe...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 22, 2017

Hurricane Debris Removal Update

The City continues its storm debris collection activities city wide and to date have collected 950.72 tons, 1,901,440 pounds, of hurricane debris. It is estimated that the amount of debris is more than what is normally collected in bulk pickup throughout ...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 21, 2017

South Beach Bathrooms – Temporarily Closed

The Department of Parks and Recreation would like to notify residents that the bathrooms located at the south end of the beach will be temporarily closed for maintenance beginning today, September 21st. The maintenance is scheduled to take two weeks, weat...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 20, 2017

Maintaining Trees afer a Storm

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Strong winds and rainfall as a result of Hurricane Irma has left many residents and businesses with trees that are severely damaged or at high risk. Following is a list of  helpful information, to ensure the lawful removal of trees is efficiently...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 20, 2017

City Team to Participate in Dunn’s Run 2017

The City of Deerfield Beach is excited to announce that 90 walkers and runners have joined the city team to participate in the Dunn’s Run on Sunday, October 1, 2017, which benefits the Jim & Jan Moran Boys & Girls Club of Deerfield Beach. The race...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 19, 2017

Hurricane Debris Removal Update

 At this time, the City has begun hurricane debris removal and crews are continuing to work on public roads only.

 

Hurricane debris should be placed in the swale and away from power lines, fire hydrants, etc. Residents must also be sure t...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 19, 2017

Marine Advisory Board Meeting Rescheduled

The Deerfield Beach Marine Advisory Board meeting that was set for September 21, 2017 has been Rescheduled for Monday, September 25, 2017.

Deerfield Beach's Mayor and City Commission created the Marine Advisory Board and tasked its members with identifying...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 18, 2017

What to Expect When You Register for FEMA Disaster Assistance

If you live in one of the disaster-designated Florida counties and experienced property damage or loss directly caused by Hurricane Irma, register with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for disaster assistance – even if you have insurance. Th...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 16, 2017

Questions about Permits and Landscape Debris

In light of what Hurricane Irma has left behind, many residents are asking if permits are needed to fix property damage. The only way to be sure is to call the Building Services Department directly at 954-480-4250 or to stop by between the hours of 7AM - ...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 15, 2017

Sullivan Park Rental Reservations

The Department of Parks and Recreation would like to notify the community that Sullivan Park Rental Reservations are now available in two, four hour block periods, 9am – 1pm and 2pm – 6pm. To reserve your rental please contact the Hillsboro Community Cent...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 15, 2017

Trash Collection Updates

The City of Deerfield Beach would like residents to be aware that there will be no garbage or recycling collection services this weekend. At this time, hurricane debris removal will continue to take place on public roads only.

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 15, 2017

Broward County Distribution Sites Consolidated

The six points of distribution (PODs) in Broward County opened to provide water, ice and MREs to residents are consolidating operations:

  • The POD at Howard C. Forman Human Services Campus in Pembroke Pines is closed.
  • The POD at Patrick Meli Park in Dania Bea...
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City News & Events
Posted on: September 15, 2017

Sullivan Park Splash Pad Re-Opens

The Department of Parks and Recreation would like to notify residents that the Splash Pad at Sullivan Park, 1700 Riverview Road, is now re-open to the public for regular operating hours. We ask that those that visit the park be conscientious as debris cle...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 15, 2017

Latest Broward County update on Hurricane Irma Recovery Effort

BROWARD COUNTY, FL - The following are the latest updates on the Hurricane Irma recovery effort:Service Resumptions

  • 76 percent of traffic signals are now operational. Continue to treat improperly functioning traffic lights as four way stops and be mindful ...
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City News & Events
Posted on: September 15, 2017

Broward Animal Care Committed to Helping Displaced Pets

Now that Hurricane Irma is no longer a threat to South Florida, Broward County Animal Care continues to help provide care and sheltering to pets that are lost or displaced from home.Prior to the hurricane's arrival, Broward County Animal Care partnered wi...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 15, 2017

Water Points of Distribution (PODs) sites

Broward County, along with several local municipalities, have opened six Water Points of Distribution (PODs) sites. The hours of operation are subject to change depending on the supply of water and the needs of the local community. The distributi...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 15, 2017

17th Annual Health and Wellness Expo – October 21st

The Center for Active Aging (formerly N.E. Focal Point) invites the community to the 17th Annual Health & Wellness Expo to be held on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at the Center for Active Aging, 227 N.W. 2nd Street, Deerfield Beach from 9:00 am &nda...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 15, 2017

BCPS & United Way - Lunch Meals for Students and families

Dear Parents/Guardians,

Broward County Public Schools knows many families across our community are still without power and are dealing with the damage left behind by Hurricane Irma. 

To provide assistance, our District is partnering with the United...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 14, 2017

Tennis Center Court Resurfacing

The Department of Parks and Recreation would like to notify residents that the Tennis Center located at, 222 NE 2nd Ave. will be temporarily closing the back four courts starting Thursday, September 14th until further notice for court resurfacing. Two cou...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 14, 2017

When in Doubt, Throw it Out

DATE: September 14, 2017MEDIA CONTACT: Margaret Stapleton 954-831-3890EMAIL:publicinfo@broward.orgWEB: Broward.org/HurricaneEMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER201 NW 84th AvenuePlantation, 33324

HURRICANE IRMA ADVISORY #39

BROWARD COUNTY, FL - The...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 13, 2017

The International Fishing Pier will Reopen 6am

The City of Deerfield Beach Parks and Recreation Department will be reopening the pier Thursday, September 14th for normal operating hours. Part of the pier will be closed until repaired.  

City News & Events
Posted on: September 13, 2017

Ice, Water and More Given Out at Quiet Waters Park

 Broward County workers will be set up at Quiet Waters Park located at 401 S. Powerline Rd, Deerfield BeachonThursday, September 14, 2017 at 8:00AM to distribute water, limited ice and limited MRE's (meals ready to eat)...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 13, 2017

City of Deerfield Beach Update on Hurricane Irma Recovery Efforts

The City of Deerfield Beach will resume regular City operations on Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 8:00AM. At this time, we would like to update residents on current conditions in Deerfield Beach.

Power:

Of the 48,900 FPL customers in Deerfield Beach, 37,28...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 13, 2017

Broward's Emergency Hotline to Resume Normal Operating Schedule

Broward's Emergency Hotline to Resume Normal Operating Schedule

DATE: September 13, 2017CONTACT: Margaret Stapleton 954-831-3890RUMOR CONTROL: 311 or 954-831-4000EMAIL:publicinfo@broward.orgWEB: Broward.org/HurricaneEMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER201 ...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 13, 2017

County Update on Hurricane Irma

County Update on Hurricane Irma

CONTACT: Margaret Stapleton 954-831-3890RUMOR CONTROL: 311 or 954-831-4000EMAIL:publicinfo@broward.orgWEB: Broward.org/HurricaneEMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER201 NW 84th AvenuePlantation, 33324

HURRICANE ADVISORY #30

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 12, 2017

Broward County Public Schools Remains Closed Through Friday, September 15, 2017

CONTACTS: Tracy Clark, Chief Public Information Officer, 954-257-5592  

                      Cathleen Brennan, Public Information Office, ...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 12, 2017

News Conference Scheduled for 9AM Wednesday

DATE: September 12, 2017

MEDIA CONTACT: Margaret StapletonOffice of Public Communications 954-831-3890

RUMOR CONTROL: 311 or 954-831-4000

EMAIL: publicinfo@broward.org

WEB: Broward.org/Hurricane

BROWARD COUNTY, FL - Broward County will hold the next Hurricane ...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 12, 2017

Individual FEMA Assistance Now Available

The City of Deerfield Beach will like to notify residents that on September 11th, Broward County was added to the Disaster Declaration list of eligible counties for residents to receive individual FEMA assistance.FEMA may provide Transitional Sheltering A...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 11, 2017

Individual Business Hurricane Irma Damage Documentation

Please be advised that Broward County has not been included as a County where individuals or individual businesses can request FEMA assistance for Hurricane Irma damages. However, the City of Deerfield Beach invites business owners whose business...

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Irma Damage Assessment Survey City News & Events
Posted on: September 11, 2017

Deerfield Beach Pier Closed to the Public

The City of Deerfield Beach International Fishing Pier sustained some damage during Hurricane Irma and is therefore closed to the public until further notice. We appreciate the patience and cooperation of the community during this time.

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 10, 2017

Public Safety Answering Point Calls Re-Routed, HURRICANE IRMA ADVISORY #26

 

DATE: September 10, 2017CONTACT: Margaret Stapleton 954-831-3890RUMOR CONTROL: 311 or 954-831-4000EMAIL: publicinfo@broward.orgWEB: Broward.org/HurricaneEMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER201 NW 84th AvenuePlantation, 33324

HURRICANE IRMA ADVISORY #26

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 10, 2017

Broward Mayor to Residents: "Don't Let Down Your Guard", HURRICANE IRMA ADVISORY #25

DATE: September 10, 2017CONTACT: Margaret Stapleton 954-831-3890RUMOR CONTROL: 311 or 954-831-4000EMAIL: publicinfo@broward.orgWEB: Broward.org/HurricaneEMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER201 NW 84th AvenuePlantation, 33324

HURRICANE IRMA ADVISORY #25

BROWARD COUNT...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 10, 2017

Updates from Broward County Emergency Operations Center HURRICANE IRMA ADVISORY #24

DATE: September 10, 2017CONTACT: Margaret StapletonRUMOR CONTROL: 311 or 954-831-4000EMAIL: publicinfo@broward.orgWEB: Broward.org/HurricaneEMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER201 NW 84th AvenuePlantation, 33324

 

HURRICANE IRMA ADVISORY #24

BROWARD COUNTY, ...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 10, 2017

Updates from Broward County Emergency Operations Center HURRICANE IRMA ADVISORY #23

Here are some storm updates from Broward County Emergency Operations Center:National Weather Service reports that the Storm Surge Warning for coastal Broward County has been lifted. Broward remains under a Hurricane Warning and a Flood Watch. Hurricane wi...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 9, 2017

Mayor Sharief Updates on Hurricane Irma Activity

Broward County Government offices will be closed on Monday, September 11th due to Hurricane Irma. Essential operations will remain open. 

City News & Events
Posted on: September 9, 2017

Hurricane Irma has Arrived HURRICANE IRMA ADVISORY #22

Powerful Hurricane Irma has Arrived

- County under a curfew until otherwise noticed -

DATE: September 9, 2017CONTACT: Margaret StapletonRUMOR CONTROL: 311 or 954-831-4000EMAIL: publicinfo@broward.orgWEB: Broward.org/HurricaneEMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER201 N...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 9, 2017

Mayor Sharief Updates on Hurricane Irma Activity HURRICANE ADVISORY #21

 

HURRICANE ADVISORY #21

 

BROWARD COUNTY, FL - At a news conference earlier today, Mayor Barbara Sharief shared the latest developments regarding Hurricane Irma and the final preparation activities that are underway. Hurricane Irma remains...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 9, 2017

Tornado Watch Issued for Broward County Until Midnight - Advisory #20

DATE: September 9, 2017CONTACT: Margaret Stapleton 954-831-3890RUMOR CONTROL: 311 or 954-831-4000EMAIL: publicinfo@broward.orgWEB: Broward.org/Hurricane

HURRICANE IRMA ADVISORY #20

BROWARD COUNTY, FL - The National Weather Service has issued a torn...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 9, 2017

Flooding is a Major Concern as Hurricane Irma Approaches - #19

DATE: September 8, 2017

MEDIA CONTACT: Margaret StapletonOffice of Public CommunicationsRUMOR CONTROL: 311 or 954-831-4000EMAIL: publicinfo@broward.org

WEB: Broward.org/Hurricane

HURRICANE IRMA ADVISORY #19

BROWARD COUNTY, FL - As p...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 9, 2017

Curfew for Deerfield Beach Ordered by City Manager

A curfew has been issued for barrier island residents of Deerfield Beach beginning Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 12 PM. The remainder of the City will begin its curfew at 4 PM also on Saturday, September 9, 2017.

The order reads as follows:

NOW THEREFORE, ...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 9, 2017

Curfew for Deerfield Beach and Hillsboro Beach Residents

Beginning Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 12 PM, a barrier island curfew will be in effect for the City of Deerfield Beach and the Town of Hillsboro Beach. A Citywide curfew will be announced later this afternoon.  The curfew will remain in effect...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 8, 2017

Bulk Trash & Regular Garbage Pick Up has Ended

ATTENTION: The City of Deerfield Beach wants to remind residents that bulk trash pick-up & Regular garbage pick-up has ended. The City is asking residents to remove any trash that has not been picked up from the street, please bring it inside or find ...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 8, 2017

Hurricane Irma Warning Activates Bus Transportation for Homeless to General Population Shelters

HURRICANE ADVISORY #17

BROWARD COUNTY, FL -  A hurricane warning and storm surge warning are in effect for Broward County. Hurricane Irma is a Category 4 storm moving closer to South Florida for this weekend with initial tropical storm force winds...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 8, 2017

Broward County Mayor Urges Residents to Make Final Preparations Now

HURRICANE IRMA ADVISORY #16

BROWARD COUNTY, FL - Broward County is under a Hurricane Warning and portions of the County are under a Storm Surge Warning. All areas east of Federal Highway, including the barrier island, are under a mandatory evacuation. Coun...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 8, 2017

Reminder about Solid Waste, Bulk Trash and Pet Shelters

The City of Deerfield Beach wants to remind residents that bulk trash pick-up ended at noon today, Friday, September 8th. Regular garbage pick-up ends at 3pm today. The City is asking residents to remove any trash that has not been picked up from the stre...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 8, 2017

City Evacuating Residents until 5pm, Friday Sept. 8th

The City of Deerfield Beach with the Broward Sheriff’s office is evacuating residents from the barrier island, single family homes, condos and mobile home parks including Highland Village, Pine Tree Park, Country Knolls, Breezy Hills, and Tide Waters toda...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 7, 2017

County Continues to Prepare as Hurricane Irma Bears Down - Advisory #13

HURRICANE IRMA ADVISORY #13

BROWARD COUNTY, FL - All of Broward County remains under a Hurricane Watch and portions are under a Storm Surge Watch as powerful Hurricane Irma, a Category 5 storm, nears South Florida. A mandatory evacuation is in eff...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 7, 2017

Dangerous Storm Surge Predicted by the National Hurricane Center - Advisory #11

HURRICANE IRMA ADVISORY #11

BROWARD COUNTY, FL - The entire County is now under a Hurricane Watch and portions are under a Storm Surge Watch. A mandatory evacuation is in effect for residents east of Federal Highway in anticipation of powerful Hurricane Ir...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 7, 2017

BROWARD COUNTY HURRICANE ADVISORY #9

DATE: September 7, 2017MEDIA CONTACT: Michael Wright, ManagerBroward County Homeless Initiative PartnershipPHONE: 954-357-6167 or 954-802-4512EMAIL:mwright@broward.org

HURRICANE ADVISORY #9

BROWARD COUNTY, FL- A Hurricane watch has been is...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 7, 2017

Bulk Trash to Halt by Noon Friday, Sept. 8th

The City of Deerfield Beach wants to notify residents who have scheduled bulk trash pickup that workers will only pick up until noon, Friday, September 8th.  This is due to the scheduled closing of both the City’s compressed natural gas provider’...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 7, 2017

Notice of Special City Commission Meeting

A Special City Commission Meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 13, 2017, at 9:30 a.m. in the Commission Chambers of City Hall, 150 Northeast Second Avenue, Deerfield Beach, Florida, 33441, to discuss the Fire Rescue Assessment Fee and Nuisance Aba...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 6, 2017

Mandatory Evacuation for Some Deerfield Beach Residents

The City of Deerfield Beach would like to remind residents that Broward County is issuing a mandatory evacuation beginning Thursday, September 7, 2017 at 12:00 p.m., for Zones A and B. This includes all residences and businesses east of US-1/Federal Highw...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 6, 2017

Residents Urged to Finalize Plans for Pets Now - Hurricane Advisory 6

DATE: September 6, 2017MEDIA CONTACT: Lisa Mendheim, Public Communications SpecialistAnimal Care and Adoption DivisionPHONE: 954-359-1010EMAIL: lmendheim@broward.org

Hurricane Irma Advisory No. 6

BROWARD COUNTY, FL - Due to Hurricane Irma, the Broward Count...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 6, 2017

City Hall and Regular Operations Closed

City Hall and regular operations will be closed beginning Thursday, September 7, 2017 at 12PM due to storm events related to Hurricane Irma.  Non-essential city staff will be released at close of business Thursday, September 7th. Employees should...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 6, 2017

Debris Removal Reminder to Gated Community Associations

In light of recent of Hurricane Irma developments the City of Deerfield Beach would like to remind those gated community associations who have signed Debris Removal agreements to make sure that all debris, collected after the storm, is moved to the curb a...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 6, 2017

City Cancellations

Due to Hurricane Irma, the following City meetings have been cancelled.9/7/17 - Planning and Zoning Board Meeting

9/9/17 – Commissioner Drosky Saturday hours

9/12/17 - Code Compliance Special Magistrate

9/13/17 - Community Appearance Board Meeting

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 6, 2017

CRA Meeting- September 12, 2017

The Community Redevelopment Agency meeting will be held Tuesday, September 12 at 7:00 PM at the City Commission Chambers of the City Hall Complex, located at 150 N.E. 2nd Avenue, Deerfield Beach, FL, 33441.For additional information on the agenda items fo...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 6, 2017

City of Deerfield Beach Encouraging Voluntary Evacuations

In light of recent developments and the Broward County 11AM update the City of Deerfield Beach is encouraging residents who live in low-lying areas, mobile home parks or east of Federal Highway, including the barrier island to voluntarily evacuate and fin...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 5, 2017

Mayor Sharief Updates Residents on County's Pre-Storm Preparations

DATE: September 5, 2017MEDIA CONTACT: Kimberly MaroePublic Information Manager, Broward County CommissionPHONE: 954-232-4510EMAIL:kmaroe@Broward.org

BROWARD COUNTY, FL- At a 3PM news conference this afternoon, Mayor Barbara Sharief updated residents on the...

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City News & Events
Posted on: September 5, 2017

First Annual Ryan Owens Memorial Run

The City of Deerfield Beach and the Naked Warrior Project present the 1st Annual Ryan Owens Memorial Run, a four-mile beach run to celebrate and honor the life of SOCS (SEAL) William Ryan Owens, who was killed in combat in Yemen on January 29, 2017. The r...

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City News & Events
Posted on: August 7, 2017

Deerfield Beach Aquatics Dolphins Swim Coach Earns Vikki Wells Commitment to Excellence Award

The City of Deerfield Beach Parks and Recreation Department would like to congratulate Coach Joanna Brighton of the Deerfield Beach Dolphins for receiving the 2017 Vikki Wells Commitment to Excellence Award! The South Florida Recreational Swim League pres...

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City News & Events
Posted on: August 7, 2017

Youth Volunteer Coaches Needed

The City of Deerfield Beach Parks and Recreation Department, is actively recruiting volunteer coaches for all Bison Youth Athletic Programs. These programs include, but are not limited to, soccer, baseball, track & field and basketball.If you have any...

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City News & Events
Posted on: July 28, 2017

Deerfield Beach Bison Begins Mentoring Program

The City of Deerfield Beach Parks and Recreation Department is excited to announce the start of the Deerfield Beach Bison’s new Athlete Mentoring Program! This program is held on Mondays at 6:00pm in the Leo J. Robb Gymnasium at the Oveta McKeithen Recrea...

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City News & Events
Posted on: May 5, 2017

FDOT: Upcoming Traffic Alerts

Hillsboro Boulevard Improvements Project from Military Trail to US 1 in Deerfield Beach

  • Periodic lane closures in each direction of Hillsboro Boulevard from Military Trail to US 1 will be closed evenings between 7 p.m. and 5:30 a.m. until further notice fo...
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City News & Events
Posted on: July 13, 2017

Don’t Get Buried This Hurricane Season

Making sure your community recovers quickly from a storm

In the event of a hurricane, the City of Deerfield Beach team hits the ground with all its resources to restore order to the City as quickly as possible.

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 10, 2017

US Flag Disposal Program Comes to Deerfield Beach

Through a partnership between the National Association of Counties, the National Flag Foundation and the National Sheriff’s Association, the Broward County Board of County Commissioners has provided a flag retirement box for Deerfield Beach Resi...

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