Communications

Overview

The communications department develops and implements strategies for effective internal and external communications in Daytona Beach, using the following communications techniques:

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. Web_Utility Bill Error

    Corrected utility bills to be sent to customers

    Printing error caused customers to receive statement with wrong agency identified. Read on...
  2. WEB_Rental Assistance_Nov 13 2020

    Middle-income households now eligible for rental assistance

    Residents must call to make an appointment for assistance. Read on...
  3. WEB_Riverfront_Nov 19 2020

    Daytona Beach Riverfront Esplanade transformation starts to take shape

    Crews make progress from Main Street to International Speedway Boulevard. Read on...
  4. Highlight_Elections

    Daytona Beach election results

    Elected officials were sworn into office Nov. 11 at City Hall. Read on...
  5. 2020 April 13_WEB_Comm Mtg

    Revised procedures for City Commission and advisory board meetings

    To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the city has new procedures to allow remote and in-person public participation at City Commission meetings. Read on...
  6. WEB_3 Phase_Sept 25 2020

    City's face covering requirement remains

    Residents required to wear face coverings when indoors and social distancing is not possible. Read on...
  7. WEB_Free Face Masks_July 7 2020 (1)

    Free face masks available

    Face masks can be picked up at libraries and on Votran. Read on...
  8. Purple Heart City_Highlight

    Daytona Beach is a Purple Heart City

    Mayor Derrick Henry signed the proclamation to honor veterans in the community. Read on...
  9. ranking highilght

    City makes marks in U.S. News & World Report rankings

    Daytona Beach is featured in "Best Places to Live & Retire 2020-21" lists. Read on...
  10. WEB_Pop Study_Oct 23 2020

    University of Florida study forecasts increase in Daytona Beach's population

    Study estimates city's population to grow 40% from 2020 to 2045. Read on...
  11. WEB_Campbell Pool_Oct 9 2020

    Campbell Aquatic Center improvements underway

    A new pool entry pavilion and additional shaded seating areas are coming soon to the Campbell Aquatic Center in the city’s Midtown area. Read on...
  12. EC_Tethering_Sept 25 2020

    City bans animal tethering

    City Commission unanimously adopted ordinance to ban tethering at their Sept. 23 meeting. Read on...
  13. WEB_SWH Trail_Sept 10 2020

    Take a walk, bike on new section

    Section connects to existing trail to north and south. Read on...
  14. Dolly Parton City Highlight

    Free books for children

    Through the Dolly Parton Imagination Library program, Daytona Beach residents can receive free books for children under 5 years of age. Read on...
  15. Beach Street Streetscape Highlight

    Beach Street Streetscape Underway

    The project beautifies and improves safety along Beach Street from Orange Avenue to Bay Street. Read on...
  16. CODB emergency alert graphic

    Alert notifications by text message or email

    When an emergency strikes, will you know what to do, where to go or where to get more information? Sign up for free emergency alerts from the City of Daytona Beach. Read on...
  17. 2020 July 28_Stay connected_City Highlight

    Stay connected!

    Get the latest city updates by following our Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Nextdoor, LinkedIn, YouTube or Spectrum Channel 490. Read on...
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