The News Palm Beachers Need to Know

Town of Palm Beach Civic Association Media and Communications staff and professional freelancers report on serious and interesting Town of Palm Beach news, events, and issues in and around Palm Beach, Florida. We write and produce individual articles and video news feature stories. In addition, we create and send out the popular This Week in Palm Beach e-newsletter and video newscast year-round. This Week in Palm Beach e-news is sent to your email address (subscribe here) and you can see the weekly issues under the Newsletter website tab. The video newscast is available on our website under Palm Beach TV.

Beaches & Intracoastal  |  Our Town  |  August 20, 2019

Hurricane Forecast Lower for the Next 2 Weeks

Key Points for the Town of Palm Beach The Colorado State University Forecast of...

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Top News

Development  |  Transportation & Bridge Alert  |  May 17, 2018

UPDATE: Stop Okeechobee Gridlock!

UPDATE: West Palm Beach city commissioners unanimously approved the city’s mobility plan Monday night. Original Story Urge...

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Midtown Beach Repair Groin

Beaches & Intracoastal  |  May 17, 2018

Midtown Beach Repair Almost Completed

The Midtown beach repair is almost completed with a new groin installed and fresh sand to...

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Breakers golf course aerial

Our Town  |  May 17, 2018

The Breakers Golf Course Undergoing Complete Re-Design

Florida’s oldest eighteen hole course, over 100 years old, is located at the site of The...

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Southern Blvd Bridge Aerial

Transportation & Bridge Alert  |  May 17, 2018

Temporary Southern Blvd. Bridge Now Open

Today the temporary bridge for the Southern Boulevard Bridge Replacement Project opened to both vehicular and pedestrian...

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Transportation & Bridge Alert  |  May 16, 2018

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...

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Flagler Bridge with drawbridge up Aerial

Transportation & Bridge Alert  |  May 8, 2018

UPDATE 5-8-2018: Flagler Bridge has Software Problems

“The software needed tweaking” said Geoff Parker of New Millennium Engineering, a consultant to the Florida...

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Development  |  Transportation & Bridge Alert  |  May 3, 2018

UPDATE: West Palm Mobility Study Released [Video]

By: R. Michael Brown, Civic Association Communications Director — UPDATE: WPB Workshop Video Added: This week West Palm...

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Overhead power lines

Utilities  |  May 2, 2018

FPL Interested in Going All-In On Undergrounding

Results are reports are coming in after Hurricanes Mathew and Irma on the performance and future...

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