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Flu Season Worst to Hit Florida in Years, Doctors Say

By: R. Michael Brown, Civic Association Communication Director -- Flu activity levels statewide continue to increase sharply for the fourth week in a row and were above peak levels observed during the previous two seasons. Sharp increases in activity have been observed in all regions of the state and across all age groups.

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Utilities Undergrounding Peer Review Available

The Town of Palm Beach engaged Patterson & Dewar Engineers, Inc. to develop an independent, technical peer review of the “Town‐Wide Undergrounding of Utilities Master Plan” completed in April 2017 by Kimley‐Horn and Associates.

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Drift Cards on Local Beaches Part of Citizen Science Study

By: R. Michael Brown, Civic Association Communication Director -- The Civic Association received a tip from Diane Buhler, founder of the Friends of Palm Beach - Keeping Our Beaches Clean, that small biodegradable wooden science 'drift cards' are washing up on our beaches and that some have been found on Midtown Beach.

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