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Posted on: August 26, 2014

Final draft of the city's Land Development Code (LDC) ready for review

The LDC rewrite project is in its final review stage before being submitted to the City Commission for adoption, which is expected to be brought forward the early fall. The consultant, Clarion Associates, will provide an... Read on...

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Posted on: August 21, 2014

Road Closure Announced on Orange Avenue

Orange Avenue, from Nova Rd. to Keech St., will be closed for about 90 days starting August 25. Businesses along this section of the roadway remain open and access is available to patrons and local residents. Please use caution and follow detour signs.

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Posted on: August 18, 2014

Maintaining delicious & safe drinking water

On Thursday, August 21, the city will begin flushing and treating its water distribution system by switching the disinfectant used from chloramines to a free chlorine. The city does this on a regular basis to improve the... Read on...

Posted on: August 7, 2014

Major east-west gateway gets a makeover

Senegal palm in median

Tropical and unusual Senegal date palms (Phoenix reclinata) have been planted in the median of Beville Road, a major east-west corridor along the south boundary of Daytona Beach. This beautification project was made possible... Read on...

Posted on: July 24, 2014

Register now for upcoming self defense workshop for women

Daytona Beach's Police Department has teamed up with Simple Self Defense for Women to offer a FREE two-hour workshop for women on Wednesday, November 12. Space is limited so register now.

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Posted on: July 14, 2014

Rec volleyball available at YSG Center on Tuesday evenings

Co-ed recreational volleyball (or “rec ball”) is available for adults and teens on Tuesday evenings, from 4 to 6 p.m., at the Yvonne Scarlett-Golden Cultural & Educational Center, 1000 Vine Street in Daytona Beach. This is a... Read on...

Posted on: July 14, 2014

Fire Department wheels out environmentally friendly emergency response

bike medics on pier

The Daytona Beach Fire Department unveiled a new concept in emergency response – EMS personnel on bicycles – during the Fourth of July weekend.

Bike medics patrolled the congested areas of the Boardwalk, Main Street and... Read on...

Posted on: July 14, 2014

Water quality enhancement project under construction behind Fire Station at University & Halifax

The project replaces an existing aged booster station which maintains drinking water quality and boosts water pressure for the residents and businesses on the northern section of Daytona Beach’s beachside.

The new... Read on...

Posted on: July 2, 2014

Orange Avenue Reconstruction Project Begins

city officials and partners

Residents joined city officials, funding partners and contractors to celebrate the start of the Orange Avenue Reconstruction Project. The $17.6 million project will completely overhaul Orange Avenue, both above and below the... Read on...

Posted on: June 2, 2014

Daytona Beach Pier

The fishing portion of the pier (east of Joe's Crab Shack) will close at 5 p.m. on Saturday evenings throughout the summer. This is to prepare for weekly firework shows which start at 9:45 p.m. The pier will close early on July 4 and Labor Day as well.

Posted on: March 10, 2014

Fight the BITE of Mosquitoes - Alert about Chikungunya viral disease

According to Jim McNelly, Volusia County’s mosquito control director, standing water in salt marshes, puddles and ditches are providing lively breeding grounds for the pesky insects.

Employees are already treating... Read on...

Posted on: June 2, 2014

Peace of mind while you're out of town

If you’re planning to head out of town for a vacation this summer, you can request a vacation house check by the Daytona Beach Police Department. When available, an officer will periodically check your home and have your... Read on...

Posted on: June 2, 2014

Postcard delivered with original postmark from 1947

postcard from 1947

The Peabody Auditorium got a mysterious piece of correspondence when a postcard was delivered with a 67-year-old postmark. It was delivered with the routine mail service by the regular postman to the Peabody Auditorium. The... Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2014

Cool off in Daytona Beach's premier swimming facility

Make a splash this summer at Cypress Aquatic Center, on the corner of Nova Road and George Engram Blvd. It's open Monday through Saturday and admission is $3 for adults and $2 for persons 17 years and younger.

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Posted on: March 11, 2014

Committed to making our neighborhoods safer

Gang crimes and violence affect our community every day. Boys and girls as young as nine are being recruited into criminal street gangs. Citizens wishing to provide anonymous tips related to gang members or activities are urged to call (386)671-5270.

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Posted on: January 27, 2014

Charter Review Commission begins process of reviewing the city's charter

The city's charter, which is required to be reviewed every 10 years, establishes the framework for how our local government operates in terms of its structure, responsibilities and functions. Find out more about the review process and how to get involved.

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Posted on: June 1, 2011

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Posted on: June 1, 2012

Website Personalization Now Available!

By clicking “Log In” on the MyDashboard bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyDashboard. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and... Read on...