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High Visibility Enforcement to Improve Pedestrian & Bicycle Safety

In an effort to protect the safety of these most vulnerable road users, the West Palm Beach Police Department will conduct High Visibility Enforcement Details (HVE) during the period of December 2, 2019, and May 15, 2020.

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City of West Palm Beach Hosts Vision Zero Community Block Party

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INSIDER Newsletter (8/18/2019)

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City Offers One-Stop-Shop Mobile Health Clinic to Chronically Homeless Residents

The City of West Palm Beach Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD), The Health Care District of Palm Beach County and C.L. Brumback Primary Care Clinics are now operating a state of-the-art mobile health clinic to deliver medical and behavioral health services to chronically homeless residents of Palm Beach County. 

“The Mobile Health Clinic is a wonderful, innovative way the City is working address the issue of homelessness in our community,” said West Palm Beach Mayor Keith A. James.

 

Mayor James Joins Discussion Panel

on School Safety

Mayor James joined 850 WFTL’s Karen Curtis and panelists to discuss safety in our schools and community. Mayor has made public safety priority #1. During the panel discussion, Mayor spoke about steps the City of West Palm Beach has taken to make our community even safer.

 

ICYMI: West Palm Beach Seeks Citizen Input On Proposed Fire Assessment Rates

The City is seeking public input on proposed fire assessment rates. What is the fire assessment program and what are the proposed rates for 2020? A public hearing is scheduled for August 26, 2019 and input from the public is invited and welcomed. Click below for more information.

 

Vickers House to Offer Community Resources at Mandel Public Library of WPB

Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, in partnership with the Vickers House, will soon be providing weekly social services and programs to the public, including housing, relocation assistance, job placement, assessments and other referral services. The Vickers House is the social services division of the City of West Palm Beach Department of Housing and Community Development. The partnership with the library enables the City through its Vickers House to expand its reach into our community.

 

Mayor Hosts Celebration of National Black Business Month featuring NBA Legend Walter Bond

The City of West Palm Beach in partnership with the West Palm Beach Community Redevelopment Agency and The Mosaic Group hosted the 6th Annual Community Mixer in celebration of National Black Business Month on Tuesday. The event was hosted by Mayor Keith James and feature staff from various departments informing guests about opportunities to do business with the City of West Palm Beach.

 
 

Public Meetings

The public is invited and encouraged to attend CWPB public meetings. 

***Meetings held in the Commission Chambers and Flagler Gallery are located at City Hall, which is located at 401 Clematis Street***

 

MONDAY, AUGUST 19, 2019

  • 9:00 a.m., Final Commission Workshop 3: Budget Presentation and CIP (Commission Chambers)
  • 11:00 a.m., Mayor/Commission Work Session (Commission Chambers)

TUESDAY, AUGUST 20, 2019

  • 11:00 a.m., VEBA Trust Fund (City Hall, HR Conference Room)
  • 12:00 p.m., Library Advisory Board Meeting (411 Clematis St. 3rd Floor)

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21, 2019

  • 9:00 a.m., Special Magistrate Code Compliance Hearings (Commission Chambers)
  • 4:00 p.m., West Palm Beach Housing Authority Board Meeting (Paul Laurence Dunbar Senior Complex Clubhouse, 820 Grant St.)

THURSDAY, AUGUST 22, 2019

  • 9:30 a.m., Special Police V,E.B.A. Meeting (Police Benevolent Hall 2100 North Florida Mango Road)
  • 10:00 a.m., City Commission Agenda Review (Mayor's Board Room)
  • 5:30 p.m., Education Advisory Committee (Mayor's Board Room)

FRIDAY, AUGUST 23, 2019

  • 8:30 a.m., CRAAB Meeting (Fire Station No. 3 5050 Broadway)
 

Recent Policy Actions

 Some of the approvals and decisions made by City Commission during the latest meeting held August 12, 2019

 

We want your West Palm Beach photos!

We love to share our beautiful City on Social Media! This great photo of a glowing sundown along Okeechobee Blvd. was taken by Ronnie Tranchida and reshared on the City's Instagram account. We want your favorite photos from around town! Email them to gmarcelo@wpb.org.

 

Mandel Public Library Events for September, 2019

September Highlights: LOTS OF FREE EVENTS & ACTIVITES!

Sept. 5            Learn the Fundamentals of Drawing

Sept. 7            Concert Performance: Joel Zoss

Sept.. 8           Concert Performance: Folk Songs of the 60’s with Laible Blu

Sept. 11          History of D-Day Landings with Robert Watson

Sept. 14          Concert Performance: Peter Roland

Sept. 17          Make Fall Wreaths

Sept. 18          World Dance Performance with Dawn Rhys

Sept. 19 & 16 Creative Writing: Your Novel’s Characters

Sept. 19          Kids Can Cook

Sept. 21          TEEN Acrylic Painting Class

Sept. 24          Dog Tales Starts (T, W, Th & Sat)

Sept. 25          The Galapagos: A Living Museum

Sept. 26          Create a Micro-Mosaic Stained Glass Necklace



 
 

WPB-TV HEADLINES

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VIDEO: Mayor James Talks About His First 100 Days in Office

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VIDEO: Mobile Health Clinic Available to WPB Residents who are Homeless

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VIDEO: WPB Urges Residents to Prepare Now for Hurricane Season

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VIDEO: Department Spotlight: Mandel Public Library

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VIDEO: City Commission Meeting (August 12, 2019)

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VIDEO: Community Redevelopment Agency Meeting (August 12, 2019)

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VIDEO: CIP Spotlight: Banyan Blvd. Streetscape

 

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