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_Millage_Sept 14 2020

    City Commission approves tentative budget

    The budget is scheduled for adoption at Sept. 23 City Commission meeting. Read on...
  2. WEB_SWH Trail_Sept 10 2020

    Take a walk, bike on new section

    Section connects to existing trail to north and south. Read on...
  3. WEB_Biketoberfest_Sept 10 2020

    Commissioners take steps to prevent spread of COVID-19

    City Commissioners voted at their Sept. 9 meeting to not issue special event permits for Biketoberfest. Read on...
  4. 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...
  5. WEB_Census_2020 May 8 488 x 450

    Only You Can Make Daytona Beach Count

    Make sure you complete the 2020 Census today. Read on...
  6. WEB_Fall Hours_Pools_Aug 26 2020

    Stay cool at a city pool

    Pools are open Monday through Saturday. Read on...
  7. Market at Magnolia Highlight

    City’s Farmers’ Market gets new home, new name

    Market is open from 7 a.m. to noon every Saturday. Read on...
  8. Mayor Henry Relected

    Mayor Derrick Henry wins August election

    Mayor Henry garners 50.1% of votes against two candidates during the primary election. Read on...
  9. WEB_Rental Assistance_Aug 19 2020

    City receives Coronavirus Relief Funds from State

    Funds will be used for city’s rental assistance program. Read on...
  10. Daytona Beach Pier image with fishing pier extension

    Fishing section on Daytona Beach's Pier reopens

    The fishing section is open from dawn to dusk seven days a week. Read on...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. WEB_Req Face Masks_June 26 2020 488 x 450

    City requires face coverings when indoors

    Beginning Sunday, June 28, all residents and visitors required to wear face coverings when indoors. Read on...
  14. WEB_MLK Highlight_July 16 2020

    Improvements on MLK Road Project almost complete

    Project includes new roadway, utility services and 8-feet wide, ADA complaint sidewalks. Read on...
  15. 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...
  16. City Highlight_Mayors Equity Initiative

    Upcoming meeting for Mayor’s Equity Initiative

    Dates, times and meeting links are available for upcoming meetings. Read on...
  17. mayor golf

    Mayor’s Charity Golf Tournament, Nov. 6

    The Mayor’s Charity Golf Tournament is set for Friday, Nov. 6, with proceeds to benefit the Halifax Health Foundation and Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library program. Read on...
  18. WEB_E-Currents_May 15 2020

    Stay informed with weekly E-Currents Newsletter

    Get city news delivered to your inbox via the city's E-Currents Newsletter. Read on...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. Construction project on beachside

    See development projects throughout city

    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. Go to map...
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