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Posted on: January 20, 2022

State of the City 2022

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Mayor Derrick L. Henry delivered his annual State of the City address in City Hall before the regular meeting of the City Commission on Jan. 19. After a video highlighting the city’s unique strengths and important topics in 2021, Mayor Henry int...

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Posted on: January 11, 2022

Banners displayed on ISB honor Dr. King

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Banners celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will be displayed on street poles in the city’s core area - International Speedway Boulevard from Nova Road to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.The banners are part of an ...

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Posted on: January 24, 2022

Insituform Technologies lines existing pipes

Sewer lines undergo maintenance

As part of maintaining the sanitary sewer lines, Insituform Technologies, a city contractor, will be in multiple neighborhoods lining sewer pipes starting Monday evening. Crews are working on the following days and streets:

  • Monday, Jan. 24 – 9 p....
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Posted on: January 20, 2022

Downward crime trend continues in Daytona Beach

Daytona Beach Police Department End-of-Year Stats

Although Daytona Beach’s population grew more than 19% over the last decade, overall crime decreased by nearly 44% when comparing statistics from 2011 to 2021. Stats include person crimes, also known as violent crimes — murder, rape, r...

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Posted on: January 20, 2022

Testing of city’s hydrants begins on beachside

Annual fire hydrant maintenance begins Monday

Starting Monday, Jan. 24, testing will begin on the city’s 2,646 fire hydrants and 7,607 valves. Each hydrant will be tested as part of a citywide annual maintenance program to ensure servable hydrants with adequate water pressure. Testing will ...

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Posted on: January 13, 2022

Know about proposed development near neighborhoods

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 ...

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Posted on: January 10, 2022

See what all the buzz is about with local beekeeping

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The city is hosting an educational presentation with honeybee expert Tim Blodgett where he will discuss beekeeping and honey production. The presentation is at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 9 at the city’s Breakers Environmental Learning Center at 13. S. Atla...

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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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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: December 30, 2021

Gymnastics winter session Jan. 5 through April 1

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Registration is open for Daytona Beach Gymnastics winter session, which is from Jan. 5 through April 1. This session is offered for boys and girls of all ages (preschool to teen). Athletes will learn proper technique, teamwork and basic fundamentals of gy...

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Posted on: November 23, 2021

Join a City Advisory Board

Join a city Advisory Board

The city is seeking applicants to fill vacancies on several of its advisory boards. Serving on a volunteer board is a rewarding experience and an excellent way to contribute to the quality of life in your community. The following boards have curr...

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Posted on: November 10, 2021

YSG Community Center activities

Open Gym

John Riddick’s Kung-fu and Tai-ChiChannel your inner peace by learning the art of Kung-Fu and Tai-Chi. Classes are offered from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday and from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The fee is $40 per month. 

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Posted on: August 19, 2021

Sign up to receive newsletter from City Manager Deric C. Feacher

City Manager Update newsletter sign up

Learn about city's latest initiatives, programs and projects in the City Manager’s Update newsletter. This informative newsletter is distributed on days the City Commission meets. Sign up through Notify Me to receive it automatically via email and/or text...

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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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