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  • New Traffic Signal App

    New Traffic Signal App to Aid in Post-Storm Damage Assessment

    Following Hurricane Irma in 2017, damaged traffic signals were a major issue. Many intersections were without proper traffic controls, confusing drivers and sometimes resulting in crashes. ...

  • Green Cay Nature Center

    August 2019 Program Guide at Green Cay Nature Center

    All programs are by online reservation only, unless otherwise stated. Please register online at www.pbcparks.com; under “Online Services” click on Register/Pay for Program, or visit the nature center to register and make payment. All participants are required to sign a Program Participation Form fo ...

  • Palm Beach County Building Division Employees

    Palm Beach County Building Division Maintains Its Rating Among Best in Nation

    ​In June, the Palm Beach County Building Division participated in the triannual evaluation of the effectiveness of building code enforcement activities by the Insurance Services Office (ISO). The Building Division retained its superior rating of 2 on the Building Code Effectiveness Grading Schedule ...

  • 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. ...

  • Oakly’s character

    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. ...