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Posted on: October 16, 2019

Public invited to welcome reception for Bethune-Cookman University President

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The City of Daytona Beach is hosting a welcome reception for Bethune-Cookman University (BCU)’s President Dr. E. LaBrent Chrite from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30, at the Midtown Cultural and Educational Center located at 925 George W. Engram Blvd.

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Bike helmet giveaway Oct. 19

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The Daytona Beach Police Department is partnering with Amscot Financial Services to give free children's bicycle helmets on Saturday, Oct. 19, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Amscot's Daytona Beach location at 979 W. International Speedway Blvd.

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Posted on: September 30, 2019

Join us for the 27th annual Biketoberfest®, Oct. 17-20

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Since 1993, Biketoberfest® has drawn more than 125,000 motorcycle enthusiasts annually to enjoy beautiful Florida weather, live music, motorcycle racing at Daytona International Speedway, as well as miles of scenic rides along famous A1A, historic...

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Gun Buyback Event Oct. 24

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The Daytona Beach Police Department is participating in Real Radio’s 104.1’s annual “Kicks for Guns” event on Thursday, Oct. 24, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Midtown Substation, located at 995 Orange Ave. The initiative encourages residents to safely disp...

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Posted on: October 14, 2019

Routine flushing of city water through Dec. 9

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The city is going through the process of flushing and treating its water distribution system to maintain safe and delicious water. The process includes switching the disinfectant used from chloramines to a free chlorine. The city does this on a regular ba...

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Posted on: September 23, 2019

Hazardous Waste Amnesty Day Nov. 2

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Time to clean your garage…

On Saturday, November 2, there will be a one-day Hazardous Waste Amnesty Day from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the city’s Public Works facility, 950 Bellevue Avenue in Daytona Beach.This is your chance to safely dispose of common, yet po...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Register now for the city's Holly Jolly Christmas Parade

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Ring in the holidays with the City of Daytona Beach! The Holly Jolly Christmas Parade will begin at 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at Bethune Point Park and travel north on Beach Street to Bay Street. Enjoy local bands, festive floats and performances by commu...

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Posted on: October 17, 2019

Jazz photography exhibit extended at Yvonne Scarlett-Golden Cultural and Education Center

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The “Jazz Passion” photography exhibit by the late Roger Kallins at Yvonne Scarlett-Golden Cultural and Education Center (YSG), located at 1000 Vine St., has been extended to remain on display through November and will close Monday, De...

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Posted on: September 11, 2019

Beach Street Streetscape Info

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Pedestrian-orientated and aesthetics improvements to three blocks on Beach Street – between Orange Avenue and Bay Street – in downtown Daytona Beach will begin in January 2020. The project will be completed in phases and work will be d...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

City recruiting volunteers for Complete Count Committee

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While the 2020 Census Day is April 1, the City of Daytona Beach isn’t wasting any time in engaging our community to ensure all residents are counted.

Conducted every 10 years, census data is used to determine how more than $675 billion in federal...

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Posted on: October 9, 2019

Acting auditions at Yvonne Scarlett-Golden Cultural and Educational Center

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InnerActing Theater Ensemble, a Daytona Beach community acting troupe, will hold casting auditions for all ages from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29, and Wednesday, Oct. 30, at the city’s Yvonne Scarlett Golden Cultural and Educational Center...

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Posted on: October 2, 2019

Landscaping complete at entry to World's Most Famous Beach

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The landscaping improvements at the entrance to the World’s Most Famous Beach were recently completed. The areas improved are the northwest and southwest corners of Atlantic Avenue and East International Speedway Boulevard. City Commissioners approved the...

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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: September 30, 2019

SNAP benefits now accepted

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Families enrolled in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) are now able to use their benefits at the Daytona Beach Downtown Farmers Market at City Island. Using a SNAP EBT card, residents will be able to purchase eligible items such as frui...

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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: 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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Posted on: August 16, 2019

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Streetscape

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What's the latest on this important safety and aesthetic improvements on the .3-mile stretch of Dr. MLK Jr. Blvd. from Orange Avenue to ISB.

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