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Hear That? You Won't. Train Quiet Zones Start [Video]

By: R. Michael Brown, Communications Director, Palm Beach Civic Association -- Residents in Palm Beach welcomed the new train track quiet zones that took effect Monday night. The noise pollution increased when the Brightline service launched but now the train horns will go quiet except in cases of emergencies.

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Rainy Season Begins in Palm Beach

Today is the official start to the rainy season which runs from May 15 through October 15.  Seventy percent of our rainfall for the year comes during this time. 

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UPDATE: West Palm Mobility Study Released [Video]

By: R. Michael Brown, Civic Association Communications Director -- UPDATE: WPB Workshop Video Added: This week West Palm Beach city leaders revealed the results of studies about traffic, walkability, bicycling, and parking in downtown West Palm Beach.  It’s called the Mobility Study.

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FPL Interested in Going All-In On Undergrounding

Results are reports are coming in after Hurricanes Mathew and Irma on the performance and future of undergrounding utilities in Florida. While undergrounding is not perfect, it outperforms overhead powerlines by a wide margin.

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