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Posted on: September 26, 2022

City storm information

City of Daytona Beach Storm Updates

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Beach safety

Residents and visitors are still strongly discouraged from visiting the beach due to unfavorable conditions. Waves and rip currents, ...

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Posted on: November 7, 2022

Commissioners approve three recovery grant programs

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Grants are to provide financial relief to Daytona Beach residents and business owners impacted by Hurricane Ian and Nicole.

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Posted on: November 21, 2022

City offices closed for Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

City offices will be closed Thursday, Nov. 24, and Friday, Nov. 25, in observance of Thanksgiving.

There will be no garbage collection for Daytona Beach customers on Thanksgiving. Thursday’s garbage and recycling collection will be Friday, Nov. 2...

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Daytona Beach - City Highlights
Posted on: August 17, 2022

Daytona Turkey Run, Nov. 24-27

Daytona Turkey Run 47th Annual

Come celebrate the 49th annual Daytona Turkey Run, the country’s largest classic car show and swap meet! The event will take place from Thursday, Nov. 24, to Sunday, Nov. 27, at Daytona International Speedway, 1801 W. International Speedway Blvd...

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Posted on: October 21, 2022

Ring in the holidays in Daytona Beach

Daytona Beach Bells & Shells Christmas Parade

The parade begins at 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 10, on Beach Street.

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Posted on: November 21, 2022

Suburbia Park Closed Nov. 28 & 29

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Suburbia Park at 700 Heineman Street will be closed to the public Nov. 28-29 for the removal of two trees for a utilities project to build a potable water tank. Following the removal of the trees, Suburbia Park will resume regular hours from sunrise to su...

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Daytona Beach - City Highlights
Posted on: October 7, 2022

Building permit fees waived for storm repairs

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The City of Daytona Beach is waiving building permit fees through Dec. 5 for work to repair or restore damage caused by Hurricane Ian. Waivers apply to commercial and residential properties within city limits.   It is the city’s...

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Daytona Beach - City Highlights
Posted on: October 26, 2022

Landscaping grants available for homeowners

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The City of Daytona Beach is offering landscaping grants to qualifying residential property owners. Up to $1,000 will be awarded for landscaping improvements including:

 

  • installing new or repairing existing irrigation systems
  • laying new sod and mul...
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Posted on: October 27, 2022

Schedule virtual meetings with city staff

Schedule virtual meetings with Daytona Beach city staff

Thanks to a new technology-based initiative, residents can schedule virtual meetings with specific departments. Residents can reserve a date and 15-, 20- or 30-minute time slot for a one-on-one virtual meeting with staff, similar to making an online reser...

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Posted on: November 2, 2022

Get a behind-the-scene look at municipal government

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Register now for the next offering of Our Daytona Beach: A Citizen Academy and learn more about the services offered by the City of Daytona Beach. The next 9-week program starts Tuesday, Jan. 10. There is no cost to participate in this exciting program.

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Posted on: November 11, 2022

Youth basketball league hits the floor this winter

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Daytona Beach's youth basketball league is open for registration for boys and girls ages 6 to 17. A free skills clinic will be every night at 5:30 p.m. through Nov. 15 at the Midtown Cultural and Educational Center at 925 George W. Engram Blvd. T...

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Daytona Beach - City Highlights
Posted on: September 2, 2022

Motor oil collection sites

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Used motor oil is a major contaminant of waterways so it should never be dumped down the drain or put in the trash. One gallon of motor oil can contaminate one million gallons of fresh water. The city has made it easy and convenient for residents to dispo...

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Daytona Beach - City Highlights
Posted on: October 25, 2022

New water tank to double storage capabilities

New water tank to double storage capabilities

Project Facts at a GlanceContractor: Wharton-Smith, Inc.Cost: $12.4 millionStorage Capacity: 5 million gallons or enough to fill 7.5 Olympic-sized swimming poolsStart Date: JanuaryCompletion estimate: Early 2024

The need for additional drinking water stora...

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Daytona Beach - City Highlights
Posted on: June 2, 2021

Alert notifications by text message or email

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When an emergency strikes, will you know what to do, where to go or where to get more information? You may, if you sign up for free emergency alerts from the City of Daytona Beach. In a few minutes, you can register to receive emergency alerts which may b...
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Posted on: August 17, 2022

New service makes requesting documents easier

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The City Clerk’s Office is improving transparency by making public record requests much easier for people through a new service called JustFOIA. Accessible from the city’s website, the new system can be used for all public record reque...

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Posted on: August 17, 2022

Daytona Beach named "Better City for Pets"

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The City of Daytona Beach has received a Pet-Friendly Certification through the “Better Cities for Pets” program from Mars Petcare. The certification recognizes cities that have met or exceeded pet-friendliness standards. The effort to earn the certificat...

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Daytona Beach - City Highlights
Posted on: September 12, 2022

YSG community center activities

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The following programs are offered for patrons at Yvonne Scarlett-Golden Cultural & Educational Center at 1000 Vine St. 

Game Night Come out and play the games you know and love! Game Night is from 5 to 7 p.m. every Thursday and hoste...

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Daytona Beach - City Highlights
Posted on: August 17, 2022

City's Water and Sewer System earns A+ rating from S&P

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The City of Daytona Beach’s utility system recently received a bond rating of A+ by Standard & Poor’s (S&P) Global Rating agency after they analyzed the city’s $27.2 million water and sewer bond. The A+ rating is an improvement over the p...

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Posted on: January 13, 2022

Know about proposed development in area

Know about proposed development near neighborhoods

The city uses an automated notification system designed to improve communication between residents and developers who are proposing projects in or near a neighborhood’s boundaries. The notification system will alert subscribers, by email and/or text, when...

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Daytona Beach - City Highlights
Posted on: August 26, 2022

Stay engaged and connected!

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The City of Daytona Beach uses various social media channels to engage and inform the community. The objective is to strengthen the city’s responsiveness and transparency by informing the community about city services, events, resources, programs, emergen...

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Posted on: July 8, 2022

Dickerson Center improvements underway

Final phase of Dickerson Center improvements start

A three-year project to improve amenities and functionality of the Dickerson Community Center and adjacent Campbell Aquatic Center is in its third and final phase. Temporary fencing was installed the week of July 4 around the construction area to allow fo...

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Daytona Beach - City Highlights
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Get farm-fresh produce at farmers' markets

Get farm-fresh produce at farmers’ markets

Get locally grown, farm-fresh produce at one of the two farmers’ markets in Daytona Beach.  Downtown Farmers’ Market7 a.m. to noonEvery SaturdayOn Magnolia Avenue between Beach Street and Palmetto AvenueDaytona Beach ...

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Posted on: May 4, 2022

Northern section of Riverfront Esplanade is open

Northern section of Riverfront Esplanade set to open

The new Riverfront Esplanade in downtown Daytona Beach has opened its north portion, which extends from Main Street to International Speedway Boulevard (ISB) and offers many amenities within the beautiful riverfront setting.

The northernmost section of the...

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Posted on: June 13, 2022

2022 Water Quality Report

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The city of Daytona Beach is proud to let its customers know they receive safe, high-quality drinking water. Each year, the city provides an annual drinking water quality report to its water customers.

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

Residents can Adopt-A-Drain

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With afternoon thunderstorms, residents may notice water ponding in roadways. There are 1,464 storms drains that are privately maintained (by private or commercial property owners or homeowners’ associations) and 4,931 city-maintained drains. 

The...

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Daytona Beach - City Highlights
Posted on: October 20, 2021

Permit and inspection fees waived for two years

Permit and inspection fees waived for two years

To promote neighborhood improvement and beautification, as well as to spur private investment in the core of the city, building permit and inspection fees are being waived for commercial and residential properties within the borders of Mason Avenue to Sha...

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Posted on: February 16, 2022

New amenities planned for Daisy Stocking Park

Upgraded amenities planned for Daisy Stocking Park

A $330,000 grant will help fund new and upgraded amenities at Daisy Stocking Park, a four-acre neighborhood park near Bethune-Cookman University. The grant award was announced by the Daytona Beach Racing and Recreational Facilities District at their board...

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Daytona Beach - City Highlights
Posted on: February 15, 2022

Learn about city's redistricting process

Redistricting update

Cities use census data to redraw their district lines to adjust for population shifts.

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Posted on: October 12, 2021

Road resurfacing efforts kick into high gear

Daytona Beach Neighborhood Roadway Improvements

Preserving roadway conditions improve a community’s quality of life, and the city continues to invest in the maintenance, rehabilitation and repaving of neighborhood streets. Roadway maintenance is currently funded at $4 million for this fiscal ...

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