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Posted on: October 22, 2021

Youth basketball league hits the floor this winter

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Daytona Beach's youth basketball league is now open for registration for boys and girls ages 4 to 17. A free skills clinic will be held the first week of November for ages 6 to 17 at the Midtown Cultural and Ed...

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Trunk or Treat at Daytona Beach City Hall Oct. 31

Trunk or Treat at Daytona Beach City Hall Oct. 31

Bring the families to Daytona Beach City Hall for a howling good time at a Trunk or Treat Sunday, Oct. 31. From 5 to 8 p.m. kids can trick or treat around decorated vehicles and enjoy free games, a pumpkin patch, face painting and more. There will be a co...

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Posted on: October 20, 2021

City Manager's Update for first 100 Days

Daytona Beach City Manager's First 100 Days Summary

Describing becoming the city manager of Daytona Beach as his “dream job,” Deric C. Feacher is excited to mark serving as the city’s top administrator for 100 days. “My goal during my first 100 days was to Accelerate Daytona Beach,” he said. Balancing more...

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Posted on: October 20, 2021

Permit and inspection fees waived for two years

Permit and inspection fees waived for two years

To promote neighborhood improvement and beautification, as well as to spur private investment in the core of the city, building permit and inspection fees are being waived for commercial and residential properties within the borders of Mason Avenue to Sha...

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Posted on: October 25, 2021

Daytona Turkey Run, Nov. 25-28

Daytona Turkey Run 47th Annual

Come celebrate the 48th annual Daytona Turkey Run, the country’s largest classic car show and swap meet! The event will take place from Thursday, Nov. 25, to Sunday, Nov. 28, at Daytona International Speedway, 1801 W. International Speedway Blvd...

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Posted on: October 25, 2021

Routine flushing of city water through Dec. 3

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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: October 19, 2021

Tour dates are Nov. 4, Nov. 10 and Nov. 18

Daytona Beach City Manager hosts walking tours in November

Starting in November, City Manager Deric C. Feacher will host walking tours in select neighborhoods where key staff members will join him to help identify areas where businesses can grow, seek better zoning for individuals to have greater use of their pro...

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Posted on: October 12, 2021

Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune statue on display

Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune statue on display in Daytona Beach

Don’t miss seeing the Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune statue exhibit at the News-Journal Center (221 N. Beach St.) in downtown Daytona Beach. There is no cost to see the exhibit; however, tickets are required.

The statue celebrates the life and legacy of...

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Posted on: October 20, 2021

The city is hosting its annual parade Dec. 11

The city is hosting its annual parade Dec. 11

Ring in the holidays with the City of Daytona Beach in downtown Daytona Beach.

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Posted on: October 12, 2021

Road resurfacing efforts kick into high gear

Daytona Beach Neighborhood Roadway Improvements

Preserving roadway conditions improve a community’s quality of life, and the city continues to invest in the maintenance, rehabilitation and repaving of neighborhood streets. The road resurfacing program kicked off the new fiscal year with annou...

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Posted on: October 11, 2021

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day, Nov. 6

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day is Saturday, Nov 6

The City of Daytona Beach is offering its residents an environmentally safe way to dispose of household hazardous waste at no charge during its annual Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day, which will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6, at the c...

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

Mayor Henry provides an update on city’s budget and priorities

Mayor Derrick Henry Oct 1 2021

Oct. 1 is the first day of the fiscal year for your city government. Watch this short video as Daytona Beach Mayor Derrick Henry provides an update on the city’s budget and priorities as elected leaders and staff focus on efforts to make Daytona...

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Posted on: September 30, 2021

City implementing new utilities rate structure

Rates for water bills change October 1

Beginning Oct. 1, the city is implementing a new rate structure to calculate monthly utility bills. Most single-family residential customers will see a reduction in their statements because minimum-use quantities are being replaced with the actual number ...

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Posted on: September 27, 2021

Swim league makes a splash at Cypress Aquatic Center

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The City of Daytona Beach is starting a non-competitive swim league that focuses on endurance, strength, dives, turns and more. Swimmers must be at least 7 years old and able to swim front crawl and backstroke 25 yards to participate. Practices are from 6...

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

Special Election for Zone 2

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Due to Commissioner Aaron Delgado’s resignation, the city’s Charter requires a special election to fill the vacated seat in Zone 2. On August 4, 2021, Daytona Beach's City Commission approved an ordinance calling the Special Municipal Election. 

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Posted on: August 19, 2021

Sign up to receive newsletter from City Manager Deric C. Feacher

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Learn about city's latest initiatives, programs and projects in the City Manager’s Update newsletter. This informative newsletter is distributed on days the City Commission meets. Sign up through Notify Me to receive it automatically via email and/or text...

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

Volunteers sought for Adopt-A-Drain program

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With afternoon thunderstorms, residents may notice water ponding in roadways. Often times standing water is caused by clogged storm drains because rainwater can't flow freely to underground pipes. There are 6,395 storm drains throughout Daytona Beach. Cit...

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Posted on: June 21, 2021

2021 Water Quality Report

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The city of Daytona Beach is proud to let its customers know they receive safe, high-quality drinking water. Each year, the city provides an annual drinking water quality report to its water customers.

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Posted on: June 2, 2021

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: June 7, 2021

Sidewalks to be installed in active residential neighborhood

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The city has taken a major step in improving pedestrian safety, walkability and connectivity in the active residential neighborhood surrounding the Yvonne Scarlett-Golden Community Center on Vine Street, which is in the Derbyshire neighborhood. City commi...

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Posted on: May 25, 2021

Residents can help keep the city bright

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Street lighting improves the quality of life in neighborhoods by making residents, motorists and pedestrians feel safer.

There are more than 7,000 street lights in the city, with FPL maintaining most of them. A team of four city employees from the traffic ...

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Posted on: April 28, 2021

Beachside's Oakridge Boulevard under construction

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The number of travel lanes on Oakridge Boulevard, between North Halifax Avenue and A1A, are being reduced from three to two lanes and a designated, 7-foot buffered bicycle lane is being created as part of this Florida Department of Transportation project....

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Posted on: April 26, 2021

Make a difference in the city by joining our team

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No matter what your passion is, you can probably put it to use through working for the City of Daytona Beach! From working with children in our Leisure Services programs and helping residents have access to quality water to maintaining infrastructure and ...

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Posted on: February 25, 2021

Halifax Historical Museum features fire department’s history

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The history of the Daytona Beach Fire Department is featured in an exhibit at the Halifax Historical Museum. Now through Oct. 31, guests can view the exhibit with memorabilia and equipment highlighting the department’s history dating back to the late 1800...

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