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  • PBIA Named 8th Best Domestic Airport

    PBIA Named 8th Best Domestic Airport by “Travel + Leisure”

    Each year, “Travel + Leisure” magazine asks readers to vote for their favorite travel experiences in the T+L World’s Best Awards survey. ...

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    Parks & Recreation Announces Name of New Squirrel Mascot

    The Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department has chosen “Oakly” as the name of its new squirrel mascot, after receiving more than a dozen name submissions from Palm Beach County students, as part of its recent mascot naming contest. ...

  • Water Utilities Department Temporary Modification

    Water Utilities Department Announces Temporary Modification to Water Disinfection Process

    In order to maintain compliance with regulatory water quality requirements in the water distribution system, the Palm Beach County Water Utilities Department (PBCWUD) will temporarily modify its water disinfection process between Sunday, July 14 and Saturday, August 3, 2019. ...

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    Notice Update of Temporary Closure at Green Cay Nature Center and Wetlands

    ***UPDATED July 10, 2019*** Green Cay Nature Center and Wetlands will be closed to the public during construction of a new nature center roof. Construction is anticipated to start in late September and is estimated to take 4 to 6 months to complete. The wetlands and wildlife will not be affected b ...

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    Criminal Justice Commission to Host Book Discussion at Lantana Road Branch Library

    The Palm Beach County Criminal Justice Commission and the Palm Beach County Library System will present a book discussion open to the public on Wednesday, July 24, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. The topic will be “The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness” by Michelle Alexander. ...

  • Riverbend Park

    What’s Happening at Riverbend Park

    Riverbend Park is operated by the Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department and is located at 9060 Indiantown Road, Jupiter. For more information, visit www.pbcnature.com. All programs are by reservation only. Please visit www.pbcparks.com to make program reservations. Under “Online Service ...

  • Daggerwing Nature Center

    Awesome August at Daggerwing Nature Center

    Daggerwing Nature Center is operated by the Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department and is located in Burt Aaronson South County Regional Park at 11435 Park Access Road, off Cain Boulevard between Glades Road and Yamato Road, west of Boca Raton. For more information, visit www.pbcnature.c ...

  • Okeeheelee Nature Center

    August is Amazing at Okeeheelee Nature Center

    Okeeheelee Nature Center is operated by the Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department and is located in Okeeheelee Park at 7715 Forest Hill Boulevard, west of West Palm Beach. For more information on Okeeheelee Nature Center and other county-operated nature centers, visit www.pbcnature.com. ...

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    Palm Beach County, Riviera Beach CRA and Community Come Together to Repair and Renovate Blind War Veteran’s Home

    The Riviera Beach home of Jeffrey Perkins, a blind military veteran who served in the U.S. Army, had fallen into a state of severe disrepair. In addition to a long list of smaller repairs and improvements that were needed, sections of the roof had caved in as a result of termite and water damage. ...

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    Palm Beach County First in Florida to Adopt Ordinance for Sterile Needle and Syringe Exchange Program

    Palm Beach County became the first county in the state of Florida to adopt an Infectious Disease Elimination Program ordinance that allows the establishment a Syringe Exchange Program within its geographic boundaries. The Board of County Commissioners adopted the ordinance pursuant to legislation s ...

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    Free Pet Adoptions to Create Kennel Space

    Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control is at critical capacity due to a higher than usual amount of animals being brought into the shelter in recent weeks. The shelter currently has over 200 happy, healthy adoptable dogs and cats with new animals coming in each day. ...