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Posted on: January 31, 2020

2020 State of the City

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See the many reasons why Mayor Derrick Henry selected the theme of “Celebrating Daytona Beach” for this year’s State of the City report.

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Posted on: January 31, 2020

City celebrates Black History Month

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From discovering a prehistoric archaeological site to founding a private school that has grown into a nationally recognized university, African-Americans have made significant contributions to our city’s heritage and history. In February, which ...

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Posted on: January 27, 2020

Beach Street Streetscape Underway

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The Beach Street Streetscape project began Monday, Jan. 27, 2020. There will be access to all of the businesses and downtown shoppers are encouraged to park in any of the free available parking lots located to the rear of the stores. All lanes of traffic ...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Improvements

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Learn the latest about the safety and aesthetic improvements on the .3-mile stretch of Dr. MLK Jr. Blvd. from Orange Avenue to International Speedway Blvd.

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

New Daytona Beach iconic landmark on I-95

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Road construction projects typically aren’t known for their eye-catching aesthetic features but a new iconic landmark in Daytona Beach is changing that narrative. Installed last month, the large concrete sculpture is greeting thousands of motori...

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

Utility crews work on Ballough Road

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Utility crews are constructing underground potable water pipes within the Ballough Road right-of-way between Lexington Drive and Fairview Avenue through the end of April. The work, which is part of maintaining the potable water lines, is being completed b...

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

City cleans drinking water pipes

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Beginning in the overnight hours on Thursday, Feb. 20, the city will clean drinking water pipes in specific neighborhoods using a technique called “ice pigging.” Over time, drinking water pipes build up a residue or sediment that requi...

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Posted on: February 15, 2020

Routine flushing of city water

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In order to maintain safe and delicious drinking water, the city’s water distribution system is going through a month-long process of being flushed and treated. The treatment process includes switching the disinfectant used from chloramines to a...

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

Veterans Memorial Bridge to reopen soon

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Volusia County officials have announced that the construction of the new Veterans Memorial Bridge over the Halifax River has recently reached a significant milestone with completion of the driving surface. With the bridge deck now finished, work will proc...

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

Pop-Up Prom Boutique at YSG, March 14

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The Pretty Ladies Girls Mentoring Group that meets regularly at the city’s Yvonne Scarlett-Golden Cultural and Educational Center, is hosting their free second annual Pop-Up Prom Boutique from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 14. 

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Posted on: January 7, 2020

East ISB public meeting hosted by FDOT, March 31

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Residents and stakeholders are encouraged to attend a public meeting about the proposed design plans for East International Speedway Blvd. (U.S. 92) from the International Speedway Blvd. Bridge to Atlantic Avenue (see map). The Florida Department of Trans...

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Posted on: February 7, 2020

Join a board

Board vacancies (1)

Looking to get involved in your Daytona Beach government and community? Consider joining a board! There are vacancies available in 13 boards and committees. Below are the current vacancies as of Feb. 1 through June 30, 2020. Applications remain on file fo...

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Posted on: January 22, 2020

Baseball & T-ball registration open

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Registration is underway for co-ed youth baseball and t-ball leagues through Feb. 21. Sponsored in part by the Daytona Tortugas and the Daytona Beach Police Department, the leagues are open to youth ages 4 to 12 years old. 

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Posted on: February 1, 2020

53rd Annual Easter Beach Run, Apr. 4

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On your mark, get set, GO....The 53rd annual Easter Beach Run will take to the sands of the “World’s Most Famous Beach” on Saturday, April 4.The signature event is a 4-mile up-and-back race, beginning at 10 a.m. on the beach,...

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

Mayor’s Charity Golf Tournament, April 17

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The Mayor’s Charity Golf Tournament is set for Friday, April 17, with proceeds to benefit the Halifax Health Foundation and Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library program. This will be the 41st year that Daytona Beach’s mayor has...

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

Fair Housing & Financial Wellness Clinic, April 18

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Residents are invited to the city’s Fair Housing & Financial Wellness Clinic from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 18, at the Allen Chapel AME Church located at 580 George W. Engram Blvd. Activities at the housing and financial information ...

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Posted on: January 10, 2020

Free books for children

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Did you know that reading books to your child gives them a head start on language skills and literacy? Through Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library Program, all children under 5 years of age living in the 32114 zip code can receive an age-appropri...

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Posted on: January 31, 2020

Manatee Island closed for relocation of historic home

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Prep work has begun to relocate the historic home of Dr. Josie Rogers, Daytona Beach’s first woman doctor and mayor. In preparation of the move, Manatee Island has been temporarily closed and will remain closed until the home has been relocated....

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

See development projects throughout city

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An interactive map is available to view and track progress of proposed/current development projects. See project documents like permit applications, site plans, utility reports, surveys, etc.

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Posted on: October 2, 2019

Enjoy world-class shows at Peabody Auditorium

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Year round Daytona Beach residents and visitors are fortunate to have an entertainment crown jewel – Peabody Auditorium – to enjoy. About 100,000 residents and visitors attend events annually at the Peabody. Thanks to funding by the Ci...

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Posted on: August 26, 2019

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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