Communications

Overview

The communications department develops and implements strategies for effective internal and external communications in Daytona Beach.

Emergency Public Information

Emergency alerts are available via email or text through Notify Me. Sign up here

Media Relations

The office manages press releases and handles requests from the media.

Social Media

The department uses a variety of social media platforms to promote city events, resources, initiatives and information. Follow on social today!

Cable TV - Spectrum Channel 490

DBTV, also known as Spectrum Channel 490, provides up-to-date information for Daytona Beach residents including live streams of city commission meetings. To view, visit DBTV’s website or go to Spectrum channel 490. 

Radio Programming

Daytona Beach Radio takes place every Wednesday from noon to 1 p.m. on JOY 106.3 FM. Daytona Beach Radio provides timely and interesting discussions about projects happening in the community. Listeners can tune in at 106.3 on the FM radio dial, online or by using the TuneIn Radio app on smartphones and tablets. Listeners can call in to (386) 516-8030 during the program and ask questions about the day’s topic. 

Newsletters and Publications

  • City Manager's Report: A bi-weekly report covering the latest news in Daytona Beach. It is distributed at every city commission meeting. To read past issues, visit this webpage.  
  • E-Currents: A weekly email newsletter offering the most up-to-date news. To sign up, subscribe to Notify Me alerts here. Read past issues here
  • A monthly newsletter is included in each resident’s water bill, covering the latest information on city initiatives and upcoming events. Read past issues here

  1. Physical Address
    301 S. Ridgewood Ave.
    Daytona Beach, FL 32114

    Phone: (386) 671-7948


  1. Free COVID-19 vaccines offered at Health Department

    Health Department offers free COVID-19 vaccines weekly

    People can make appointments by calling (386) 274-0500, press #. Read on...
  2. Oakridge Boulevard with road construction

    Beachside's Oakridge Boulevard under construction

    Motorists should use caution in the area; work expected to be complete by January. Read on...
  3. Seabreeze Bridge and city logo

    Make a difference in the city by joining our team

    Visit www.codb.us/jobs to view the latest employment opportunities. Read on...
  4. Flags, ribbon and stars graphic

    Mark your calendars for July 4th fun!

    Parade, concert and fireworks planned to celebrate America’s birthday. Read on...
  5. People playing basketball at YSG Community Center

    Centers reopen at full capacity and available to rent

    Face masks are required inside; temperatures checked when entering. Read on...
  6. Three kids with play paint on their hands

    Registration for summer camps starts

    Camps will have reduced capacity at four city centers. Read on...
  7. Downtown Beach Street

    View the Community Redevelopment Agency annual report

    The report highlights projects during the CRA's fiscal year beginning Oct. 1, 2019, and ending Sept. 30, 2020. Additional Info...
  8. New city manager Deric C. Feacher

    Commission selects Deric C. Feacher as next city manager

    The employment contract for the new manager was approved at the April 7 City Commission meeting. Read on...
  9. WEB_Champions Drive Highlight

    Champions Drive undergoes road improvements

    Project includes repair of sidewalks to improve pedestrian safety. Additional Info...
  10. WEB_FD Halifax Historical Museum Highlight (1)

    Halifax Historical Museum features fire department’s history

    The museum is located at 252 S. Beach St. in downtown Daytona Beach. Read on...
  11. Web_Learn to Swim

    City offers learn-to-swim lessons

    Lessons start Monday, April 5, at the city’s Cypress Aquatic Center. Read on...
  12. WEB_DART Program for Fire

    DBFD starts program to fight opioid addiction

    The DART program is a collaborative effort between the community paramedicine program, police department and Stewart-Marchman Alliance. Read on...
  13. WEB_Norma Bland_Feb 4 2021

    Norma J. Bland field naming set for June 12

    A ceremony for the naming of a new multipurpose field at Derbyshire Park to the “Norma J. Bland Football & Soccer Field” is planned for 11 a.m. Saturday, June 12. Read on...
  14. Web_Crime trend down

    Overall crime down in 2020

    Auto thefts, burglaries, larcenies and robberies saw significant decreases in Daytona Beach. Read on...
  15. Web_PD Recruit Cars

    New police recruit vehicle hits the streets

    The police department hopes to continuously promote recruitment needs. Read on...
  16. WEB_SOTC_Jan 29 2021

    View this year’s State of the City

    The city responded to unprecedented challenges and worked to improve residents’ quality of life. Read on...
  17. WEB_Rental Assistance_Aug 19 2020

    City continues to provide rental assistance

    Residents must call to make an appointment for assistance. Read on...
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