Delray Beach City Council Meeting – February Observer Corps Report

Delray Beach City Council Meeting – February Observer Corps Report

Delray Beach City Commission Meeting, February 4, 2020 Serena Lurie, Observer Corps After some deliberation about density restrictions, the Delray Beach City Commission adopted the Always Delray Comprehensive Plan.  On other topics, Commissioner Frenkel noted that the newly-formed committee to address panhandling was gathering input from homeless advocates and City departments, while Mayor Petrolia suggested that Delray Beach should investigate

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Boynton Beach City Council Meeting – October Observer Corps Report

Boynton Beach City Council Meeting – October Observer Corps Report

The following major issues were discussed: The City is beta testing a new app for the cellphone. The app will be a way for the City to communicate to citizens (e.g., hurricanes) and vice versa. The Boynton Police Department was recognized as an Excelsior Agency which is the highest honor by an outside Accreditation authority. The City is having a

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Boynton Beach City Council Meeting – September Observer Corps Report

Boynton Beach City Council Meeting – September Observer Corps Report

The Commission approved the budget for the upcoming fiscal year. The Commission also will begin contract negotiations with the current Homestead City Manager for the City Manager position in Delray. Although there was disappointment any residents and the Commission about the proposed removal of mangroves, the Commission decided to advance the Marine Way Seawall and Docs Improvement Program. A presenter

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Delray City Commission Meeting- Observer Corps Report

Delray City Commission Meeting- Observer Corps Report

At the August 20, 2019 meeting of the Delray Beach City Commission, Michael Cernech was selected for the post of City Manager. The Commission also approved a working version of the new comprehensive city plan, “Always Delray.”  The comprehensive plan will be sent to the Department of Economic Opportunity for further review. density. The Commission also unanimously authorized and approved the revised

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Boca Raton City Council Meeting- Observer Corps Report

Boca Raton City Council Meeting- Observer Corps Report

Boca Raton – June 11, 2019:  Among issues discussed were that the Council is considering changing requirements for residency for candidates, and ways to solve downtown parking issues. Other important issues were discussed- June 11, 2019 There was a discussion about changing requirements for residency for candidates to retire proof of address and longer residency (currently 30 days) to 6

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Boynton Beach City Commission Meeting- Observer Corps Report

Boynton Beach City Commission Meeting- Observer Corps Report

Boynton Beach – June 18, 2019: Senator Lori Berman and two Representatives provided legislative updates. The Marketing Manager outlined vigorous efforts of her department to ensure full census participation. The Sustainability Coordinator discussed the Green Business Recognition Program and announced the initial participants. The Director of Economic Development and Strategy, and a number of others spoke about the city’s efforts

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Delray Beach City Commission-Observer Corps Report

Delray Beach City Commission-Observer Corps Report

Delray Beach – May 9, 2019: Senator Berman gave a legislative post-session update, including environmental legislation that passed, texting becoming a primary offense, a ban on plastic straw prohibition (with possible grandfathering). Also discussed was the importance of the census, including mention that Delray has been working on the census for 3 months.   May 21, 2019: A Delray Beach Cluster

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