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Posted on: June 1, 2020

Broward County Issues Emergency Curfew Order

Broward County officials issued an Emergency Curfew Order on Sunday, May 31, in response to growing civil unrest that could potentially threaten the health, safety and welfare of the people of Broward County. The curfew is set for 9PM – 6AM, eve...

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City News & Events
Posted on: May 29, 2020

Broward County Loosens Restrictions

Broward County officials have issued Emergency Order 20-14 on Friday, May 29, which further loosens restrictions for beaches, parks, tattoo parlors, and massage establishments. These new guidelines go into effect on Monday, June 1, 2020. 

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City News & Events
Posted on: June 1, 2020

Virtual “Got Art?” Gallery is Now Live

The Community Redevelopment Agency Public Art Committee is pleased to announce the virtual “Got Art?” Gallery is now live on Facebook @CityofDeerfieldBeach, and the City website, www.dfb.city. The virtual art gallery is designed to tem...

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City News & Events
Posted on: June 1, 2020

District One Saturday Office Hours – June 13

District One Commissioner, Michael Hudak is happy to host Saturday office hours via teleconference, Saturday, June 13, 2020.

Commissioner Hudak will be available via telephone to speak with constituents on an appointment basis, between the hours of 10:00 A...

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City News & Events
Posted on: May 26, 2020

City of Deerfield Beach COVID-19 Micro Enterprise Grant Assistance Program

The City of Deerfield Beach is launching a COVID-19 Micro Enterprise Grant Assistance Program designed to support small businesses within city limits during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

The grant program will provide businesses up to $5,000.00...

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City News & Events
Posted on: May 26, 2020

Virtual City Commission Meeting – June 2, 2020

YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that the Regular City Commission meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 2, 2020, at 7:00 PM utilizing communications media technology with elected officials and City staff participating through video conferencing.

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City News & Events
Posted on: May 26, 2020

District Four Saturday Office Hours – June 6, 2020

District Four Commissioner, Todd Drosky is happy to host Saturday office hours via teleconference, Saturday, June 6, 2020.

Commissioner Drosky will be available via telephone to speak with constituents on an appointment basis, between the hours of 10am&...

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City News & Events
Posted on: May 23, 2020

Beaches, Gyms, and Hotels Can Open with Restrictions

Broward County officials have issued Emergency Order 20-13 on Friday, May 22, which extends Phase 1 reopening guidelines to beaches, commercial gyms and fitness centers, hotels and other commercial lodging, effective Tuesday, May 26, with restrictions. Ad...

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City News & Events
Posted on: May 20, 2020

COVID-19 Micro-Enterprise Grant Assistance Program

The City of Deerfield Beach is launching a COVID-19 Micro Enterprise Grant Assistance Program designed to support small businesses located within the City of Deerfield Beach during the COVID-19 pandemic.  

The grant program will provide b...

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City News & Events
Posted on: May 20, 2020

Education Advisory Board Meeting- Cancelled

The City of Deerfield Beach Education Advisory Board meeting scheduled for Wednesday, June 3, 2020, at 7:00 PM in the Hillsboro Community Center, 50 Technology Way, Deerfield Beach, FL 33441 is CANCELLED.

 

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City News & Events
Posted on: May 21, 2020

Community Bus Shuttle Service, DB Express I & II, Resuming Regular Operating Routes and Hours

Effective Tuesday, May 26, 2020, the City of Deerfield Beach/Department of Active Aging’s community bus shuttle service, Deerfield Beach Express I & II, will resume its regular routes and hours, Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4 pm. There...

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City News & Events
Posted on: May 19, 2020

Recycling Drop-Off Center To Re-Open – May 26, 2020

The City of Deerfield Beach is announcing that the Recycling Drop-Off Center (DOC) will be re-opening on Tuesday May 26, 2020. This re-opening includes recycling, limited bulk waste disposal and shred services.

Re-opening will maintain strict adherence to ...

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City News & Events
Posted on: May 18, 2020

Beach Berm Re-sodding

The City of Deerfield Beach Parks and Recreation Department would like to inform residents that staff will be re-sodding the beach berm from the Pier to SE 1st St. starting May 19, 2020. During this time, staff will treat the current turf for weeds and th...

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City News & Events
Posted on: May 18, 2020

CDBG FY 2020/2024 Consolidated Plan and FY 2020/2021 Annual Action Plan

The City of Deerfield Beach receives an annual allocation from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) under the CDBG program. In FY 2020/2021, the City anticipates receiving an allocation of $690,707. The purpose of these funds is to p...

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City News & Events
Posted on: May 14, 2020

Deerfield Beach Sets May 18th for Phase 1 Reopening of Restaurants, Retailers and Other Businesses

Following Governor Ron DeSantis’ announcement, the City of Deerfield Beach is announcing that retailers, restaurants, and personal care businesses such as barbershops and salons may reopen on a limited basis on Monday, May 18, 2020.

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City News & Events
Posted on: May 8, 2020

Beaches Remain Closed After County Extends Order

Broward County Administrator Bertha Henry has issued Emergency Order 20-09, effective Friday, May 8, 2020. In summary, the Order clarifies some provisions of Emergency Order 20-08 and:

•    Extends the existing closure o...

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City News & Events
Posted on: May 11, 2020

Virtual City Commission Meeting – May 19, 2020

YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that the Regular City Commission meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 19, 2020, at 7:00 PM utilizing communications media technology with elected officials and City staff participating through video conferencing.

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City News & Events
Posted on: May 15, 2020

Community Bus Shuttle Extended Hours

Effective Monday, May 18, 2020, the City of Deerfield Beach Department of Active Aging’s modified community bus shuttle service, will extend its hours of operation.      

The extended hours will be Monday through Friday...

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City News & Events
Posted on: May 15, 2020

Limited Extension of Mortgage Foreclosure and Eviction Relief

 On May 14, Governor DeSantis, through Executive Order 20-121, extended the moratorium for limited extension of mortgage foreclosure and eviction relief until June 2, 2020. To read orders 20-94 and 20-121 visit https://www.flgov.com/wp-content/up...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 16, 2020

Broward Health Expanding COVID-19 Testing

Broward Health is expanding access to COVID-19 testing with the opening of a second mobile testing unit at Festival Marketplace in Pompano Beach 2900 W. Sample Rd. The drive-through site will open Monday, April 20, 2020.
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City News & Events
Posted on: May 6, 2020

County Offers Mobile & In-Home Testing for Homebound Elderly or Disabled

BROWARD COUNTY -- Broward County, the Florida Department of Health in Broward (FDOH-Broward), American Medical Response (AMR) and Century Ambulance Services (CAS) are set to launch on Wednesday, May 6, a new mobile/in-home testing program that continues o...

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City News & Events
Posted on: May 11, 2020

City of Deerfield Beach Proposed Amendment to Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Funds

The City of Deerfield Beach is a recipient of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) through the Department of Housing and Urban Development and is required  to provide citizens with reasonable notice of and an opportunity to comment on an ...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 29, 2020

Phased Approach to Reopening Deerfield Beach Begins on Wednesday, April 29, 2020

The City of Deerfield Beach announces it has begun a phased approach to its reopening plan starting today, Wednesday, April 29, 2020

This first phase of the plan includes the partial reopening of parks for passive use with strict adherence to social distan...

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City News & Events
Posted on: May 6, 2020

Virtual City CRA Meeting – May 12, 2020

YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that the Regular Community Redevelopment Agency Board meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 12, 2020, at 7:00 PM utilizing communications media technology with elected officials and City staff participatin...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 28, 2020

Reopening of Community Pools Includes Strict Guidelines

The City of Deerfield Beach announces that it will begin a phased approach to its reopening plan on Wednesday, April 29, 2020, in coordination and in compliance with Broward County, State of Florida and federal guidelines for “Opening Up America...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 27, 2020

Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Information

Broward County’s Office of Economic and Small Business Development (BCOESBD) is sharing valuable information regarding the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).  See below webinars invitation and a list of resources to apply for and get in...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 27, 2020

Virtual City Commission Meeting – May 5, 2020

YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that the Regular City Commission meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 5, 2020, at 7:00 PM utilizing communications media technology with elected officials and City staff participating through video conferencing.

To ensure c...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 25, 2020

Re-Open Florida Task Force Launches Public Comment Submission Portal

The Re-Open Florida Task Force today launched a public comment submission portal open to all Floridians. Public feedback will be a critical component of the Task Force’s final report to Governor Ron DeSantis. All interested Floridians are encour...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 24, 2020

Parks and Beaches Remain Closed Until Further Notice in Deerfield Beach

The City of Deerfield Beach urges the public to continue to adhere to emergency orders including no trespassing on parks and beaches. Parks and beaches remain closed and will continue to be closed until which time that data-driven conditions qualify the S...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 23, 2020

Senate Approves Deal Expanding Aid for Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

The White House and Congress have reached an interim Phase 3.5 coronavirus funding deal that amends the CARES Act and replenishes the small business rescue program known as the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).

The $484 billion bill injects the program, w...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 21, 2020

There is still chance to take the COVID-19 Business Impact Survey

The City of Deerfield Beach is seeking information from businesses within City limits about the challenges you’re facing as a result of the COVID-19/Coronavirus Pandemic. The information you provide will help the City and the CRA assess the econ...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 21, 2020

Deerfield Beach Community Redevelopment Agency Launches Restaurant Bingo

In a continued effort to support local businesses during closures mandated to combat the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the Deerfield Beach CRA would like to encourage the community to support local restaurants from a distance with DBCRA Restaurant Bingo.

H...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 20, 2020

Save Small Business Fund Application Opens Today

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation has launched the Save Small Business Grant Fund. Funded by contributions from corporate and philanthropic partners, the program provides $5,000 grants to small employers in economically vulnerable communities.

To qua...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 16, 2020

Repair Work to Begin on Local Bridges

On Tuesday, April 21, 2020, contractors will begin the work of repairing five city bridges to include: Deer Creek Bridge at Country Club Boulevard, Lakes Drive Bridge, Little Harbor Way Bridge, South East 12 Avenue Bridge, and the South West 15 Avenue Bri...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 9, 2020

Florida Reemployment (Unemployment) Assistance Application

Beginning this week, CareerSource locations across the state will make available paper applications and provide support with the Reemployment (Unemployment) Assistance applications.

Visit https://careersourceflorida.com/help-is-here/ for information and ce...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 14, 2020

Partner America Offering Individual Business Assistance

Individual business assistance is another program now available at no cost to small business owners impacted by the economic consequences of the coronavirus pandemic. By dialing 855-876-5561, owners will be connected with experts who can assist them in de...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 2, 2020

Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)

The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the U.S. Small Business Administration have released information on the application process for the Paycheck Protection Program. The program consists of a loan designed to provide a direct incentive for small busine...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 13, 2020

4th Annual Ocean Brews & Blues Festival Canceled

Due to the growing health concerns associated with COVID-19, the City of Deerfield Beach Parks and Recreation Department is disappointed to announce the cancelation of the 4thannual Ocean Brews & Blues Festival that was to be held at the Main Beach Pa...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 15, 2020

REMINDER: SFWMD Issues Strict Guidelines for Landscape Irrigation Amid Drier Conditions

Deerfield Beach is urging residents to follow a two day per week irrigation schedule. Although no Water Shortage declarations are currently in effect, on April 10, 2020, the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) issued an order on water conserva...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 7, 2020

City Emergency Order Includes New CDC Guidelines

The City continues to monitor all Coronavirus (COVID-19) changes across all levels of government in its effort to protect the residents of Deerfield Beach and prevent the rapid spread of COVID-19. Today the City amended Emergency Order 20-04 to include th...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 2, 2020

Planning & Development Services Updates Hours of Operation

Beginning Monday, April 6, 2020, the Planning, Code Compliance, and Building Divisions will be adjusting their schedules and closing at 2:00 PM, Monday - Friday. Complete schedules are as follows:

Building Division

7:30 AM – 2 PM

Monday –...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 6, 2020

Pineview & Memorial Cemetery Updates

The City of Deerfield Beach would like to notify residents that in accordance with Federal, State, and Local emergency orders addressing the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, burial services at Pineview and Memorial Cemeteries are limited to no more than 10 of...

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City News & Events
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Stay Busy! Parks and Recreation Begins Virtual Programs

The City of Deerfield Beach Parks and Recreation Department along with the Center for Active Aging is excited to start offering virtual programming! Join staff for low intensity fitness, Tik Tok Tuesday, art/crafts, eSports and much more! Turn off the mov...

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City News & Events
Posted on: April 3, 2020

Restaurants Open for Takeout & Delivery

The City is making it easier for residents to support local restaurants with a web page listing eateries open for takeout and delivery amid the coronavirus pandemic. If you own a restaurant located within City limits that offers takeout or delivery that i...

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City News & Events
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Complete List of Business Closures

To protect the health of Deerfield Beach residents and contain the transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the State and the County have issued orders directing the closure of non-essential businesses. The following is an updated list of industries th...

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City News & Events
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Recycling Drop-off Center Closed in response to Coronavirus

In response to the Coronavirus, the City will close the recycling drop-off center (DOC) located at 401 SW 4th Street, starting at the close of business today, March 20, 2020.

 

The DOC will remain closed indefinitely.   &...

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City News & Events
Posted on: March 27, 2020

Weekend Advisory: Deerfield Beach Observes Stay-at-Home Order

As the City prepares for the weekend, it is essential to remember that a Stay-at-Home order has been issued to protect residents from the spread of Coronavirus (Covid-19).  This order has been passed by all 31 Broward County cities with the suppo...

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City News & Events
Posted on: March 22, 2020

COVID-19 - International Fishing Pier Angler Update

The City of Deerfield Beach would like to notify residents that beginning tomorrow morning, March 23, 2020, at 6:00 AM the International Fishing Pier, 200 NE 21st Ave., will be open to ONLY Deerfield Beach residents for fishing until further notice. When ...

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City News & Events
Posted on: March 22, 2020

City of Deerfield Beach Issues Further Restrictions Including Shutdown of Boat Ramp

Effective Monday, March 23, 2020, at 6:00 AM, the Pioneer Park boat ramp located at 217 NE 5th Avenue, Deerfield Beach, will be closed until further notice.

Updated Restrictions to the Usage of the International Fishing Pier

Effective Monday, March 23, at 6...

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City News & Events
Posted on: March 19, 2020

Vulnerable Population Shopping

The City of Deerfield Beach has compiled a list of the local retail brands that are altering operating hours to better serve the vulnerable population. Vulnerable populations include those with underlying medical conditions and seniors.

Target

Target has al...

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City News & Events
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Continued DFB Updates and Responses to COVID-19

The City of Deerfield Beach is working with local, state, and federal officials to help prevent the transmission of COVID-19. As a result, there have been many changes to our everyday life and many of those changes are happening by the hour as Florida Gov...

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City News & Events
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan Program

The City of Deerfield Beach continues to monitor resources for the business community to manage the impact of the COVID – 19 outbreak. The State of Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) Office of Economic and Small Business Developmen...

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City News & Events
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Business Resources for Managing COVID-19

The City of Deerfield Beach continues to monitor the spread of COVID-19 and is taking steps to ensure the safety of residents, visitors and the business community.

The following list of business emergency mitigation resources will be updated as new informa...

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City News & Events
Posted on: March 17, 2020

City Announces Beach Closure to Contain Covid-19

The City of Deerfield Beach continues to monitor and adapt emergency plans for COVID-19 in its effort to slow the rate of transmission. The City is closing its public beach effective Wednesday, March 18, at 6:00 AM.

In a meeting held this afternoon with th...

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City News & Events
Posted on: March 13, 2020

Business Resources for Managing COVID-19

The City of Deerfield Beach is closely monitoring the spread of COVID-19 and is taking steps to ensure the safety of residents, visitors and the business community. A State of Emergency has been declared by Federal, State and Local Governments. Business o...

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City News & Events
Posted on: March 13, 2020

Broward Schools Announce Closure & Center for Active Aging Suspends Services

The City of Deerfield Beach has learned that Broward County Schools has confirmed they will close effective Monday, March 16, 2020, and there will be no classes for two weeks. 

As noted in previous communications, the City will follow the lead of ...

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City News & Events
Posted on: March 13, 2020

Deerfield Beach Update on COVID-19

On Tuesday, March 10, 2020, Broward County declared a local State of Emergency due to the regional spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and several confirmed cases in Broward County. Today, Friday, March 13, 2020, the Mayor of the City of Deerfield Beach ...

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City News & Events
Posted on: March 9, 2020

State Health Officials Confirm Third Broward Resident Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Florida health officials on Sunday, March 8, 2020, announced another positive case of COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, in Broward County. The state health department confirmed the new case in a social media post, and explained that t...

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City News & Events
Posted on: March 2, 2020

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH ANNOUNCES TWO PRESUMPTIVE POSITIVE COVID-19 CASES IN FLORIDA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 1, 2020

Contact: Communications OfficeNewsMedia@flhealth.gov(850) 245-4111

Risk to Florida Public Remains Low 

TALLAHASSEE— The Florida Department of Health (Department) has announced there are two presumptive po...

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City News & Events