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This notice is posted pursuant to Fla. Stat. §119.12 and any and all other applicable local, State, and Federal laws.
Regular City Commission meetings take place on the first and third Tuesdays of each month.
The City has re-implemented social distancing with limited seating at public meetings in accordance with the CDC’s public health recommendations about COVID.
Draft Update of the City's Sign Regulations is Available for Review: The City’s Sign Code, within the Land Development Regulations, Chapter 4, Article IV have been reviewed by a staff team, and proposed amendments are available for viewing and comment. The Sign Regulations are tentatively scheduled to be considered by the Planning & Development Board at their October meeting, and tentatively scheduled for review by the City Commission at their regular meetings in November and December.
H.E.L.P. Program for 2021/2022 Fire Assessment: A waiver or deferral may be available to City of Boynton Beach qualified resident property owners who have difficulty in paying the 2021/2022 Fire Assessment ($120.00). Eligible individuals for the H.E.L.P. assistance include: residential property owners who meet the 2021 U.S. Department of Health and Human Services poverty guidelines; disabled veterans; permanently disabled persons. Application deadline is October 15, 2021.
Notice of Hearing to Impose and Provide For Collection of Canal Maintenance Services Special Assessments: The City Commission will conduct a public hearing to consider imposing Canal Maintenance Services Special Assessments upon properties that receive Canal Maintenance Services along the Lake Shore Haven Canal and the Lake Eden Four Canals, for the provision by the City of Canal Maintenance Services to such properties within the City of Boynton Beach. The hearing will be held at 5:30 p.m., on September 8, 2021, in City of Boynton Beach Commission Chambers, 100 East Ocean Avenue, City of Boynton Beach, Florida, 33435 for the purpose of receiving public comment on the proposed assessments. All affected property owners have a right to appear at the hearing and to file written objections with the City Commission within 20 days of this notice.
Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) Amendment: The City of Boynton Beach has been allocated a combined total of $911,184 in additional CDBG funds under the CARES Act to provide citizens with supplemental funds to prevent, prepare for, and respond to coronavirus. The City’s Development Department, through the Community Improvement Division, manages the CDBG Program and will administer these additional resources. The City of Boynton Beach was awarded two rounds of funding from HUD.
Utilities Rate Adjustments for Fiscal Year 2021-2022: During the regular City Commission meeting on September 21, 2021 the Commission will consider a Resolution to adjust charges for utility services provided by the City of Boynton Beach. The meeting will be held at Commission Chambers, 100 East Ocean Ave., Boynton Beach, Florida, at 5:30 p.m., or as soon thereafter as the agenda permits. Public comment will be heard.
FY2021 Public Comment Period, CDBG (Community Development Block Grant) Annual Action Plan: The City of Boynton Beach received $582,437 in grant funding from the Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) for FY 2021. Recommendations will be considered for approval at the City Commission Meeting on August 3, 2021 regarding the projects and activities.
SHIP LHAP Plan: State Housing Initiatives Partnership (SHIP) Local Housing Assistance Plan (LHAP) For Fiscal Years 2021-2022, 2022-2023, and 2023-2024. The City of Boynton Beach State Housing Initiatives Partnership (SHIP) LOCAL HOUSING ASSISTANCE PLAN (LHAP) has been drafted and will be available for viewing June 28, 2021. The document will be available in the Development Department, at City Hall located at 100 E. Ocean Avenue, Boynton Beach, FL 33435. The City Commission will consider approving this document at a PUBLIC MEETING on Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at 5:30 p.m., or as soon thereafter as the agenda permits.
SHIP Annual Report: The City of Boynton Beach has available for public inspection and comment the State Housing Initiative Partnership (SHIP) Annual Report for Fiscal Years 2018/2019. Persons may review a copy of the report at the Development Department, 100 E. Ocean Avenue, Boynton Beach, Florida 33435.
The Recreation & Parks Department Revenue Policy Manual (June 15, 2021) was created to allow the Department to provide sustainable, affordable programming and facility rentals to the community. The policy is reviewed annually and compared with fees charged in other nearby, like cities for comparison and updates as needed.
The City of Boynton Beach updated its reasonable accommodation policy, on July 2, 2019.