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Construction Begins on Southern Blvd Bridges Replacement Project

[FDOT News Release Palm Beach/West Palm Beach] -– Construction begins April 3 on a $93 million project to replace the Southern Boulevard Bridges over the Intracoastal Waterway and Lake Worth Lagoon, the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) said.

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VIDEO: Civic Association Holds Community Undergrounding Forum

By Michele Dargan, Special for the Civic Association -- More than 50 people filled the Palm Beach Civic Association’s Community Room Wednesday to get the latest information and hear responses to their questions regarding the estimated $98.6 million project to bury the town’s utility lines.

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Undergrounding Utilities Task Force Chairman Updates Civic Association Directors

By Michele Dargan, Special for the Civic Association -- The projected construction costs of burying the town’s utility lines have gone up close to 10 percent from the $90 million project approved in a town referendum last year, said Jeffrey Smith, chairman of the town’s Undergrounding Utility Task Force.

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Palm Beach Public Safety Director Speaks to Issues Surrounding Presidential Visits

By Michele Dargan, special for Civic Association News. Director of Public Safety Kirk Blouin wants residents to know that his department – along with other federal, state and local agencies – are working diligently to solve traffic gridlock and other issues arising out of President Donald Trump’s visits to Palm Beach

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VIDEO: Wilbur Ross Swearing in for Secretary of Commerce Today

WASHINGTON — The Senate confirmed Wilbur L. Ross, a former Civic Association director, as Commerce Secretary on Monday.  Mr. Ross is a key leader for the Trump administration’s plans to overhaul trade deals such as the North American Free Trade Agreement.

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