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UPDATE: SEE VIDEO - All Four Flagler Memorial Bridge Lanes are Open!

By: R. Michael Brown, Civic Association Communication Director -- A brief rain-soaked ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on the new Flagler Memorial [North] Bridge at 9:20 a.m. with Palm Beach Mayor Gail Coniglio, Town Manager Tom Bradford, West Palm Mayor Jeri Muoio, FDOT officials, and local news crews.

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Algae Blooms Detected on Lake Okeechobee

How do you know there’s an algae bloom on Lake Okeechobee?  Look at the calendar. Those familiar with the area will tell you that if it’s summer, there’s a good chance there’s an algae bloom somewhere on the Big O.

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UPDATE 7-14-2017: We Got Soaked & Jolted

Tropical Depression 4

The former Tropical Depression 4 dumped record rains in South Florida. The Palm Beach area received 1.91 inches on Wednesday. The average for that date is usually 0.19 inches.

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Zika Now: A Civic Association In-Depth Report

Zika Virus Florida Update

By Michele Dargan, Special for the Civic Association -- Seeing the proactive approach Palm Beach has taken to reduce the mosquito population that transmits the Zika virus, healthcare attorney Judy Goodman wants to share the town’s plan with other communities.

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