Communications & Marketing

Overview

The communications department develops and implements strategies for effective internal and external communications in Daytona Beach.

Emergency Public Information

Emergency alerts are available via email or text through Notify Me. Sign up here

Media Relations

The office manages press releases and handles requests from the media.

Social Media

The department uses a variety of social media platforms to promote city events, resources, initiatives and information. Follow on social today!

Cable TV - Spectrum Channel 490

DBTV, also known as Spectrum Channel 490, provides up-to-date information for Daytona Beach residents including live streams of city commission meetings. To view, visit DBTV’s website or go to Spectrum channel 490. 

Radio Programming

Daytona Beach Radio takes place every Wednesday from noon to 1 p.m. on JOY 106.3 FM. Daytona Beach Radio provides timely and interesting discussions about projects happening in the community. Listeners can tune in at 106.3 on the FM radio dial, online or by using the TuneIn Radio app on smartphones and tablets. Listeners can call in to (386) 516-8030 during the program and ask questions about the day’s topic. 

Newsletters and Publications

  • City Manager's Report: A bi-weekly report covering the latest news in Daytona Beach. It is distributed at every city commission meeting. To read past issues, visit this webpage.  
  • E-Currents: A weekly email newsletter offering the most up-to-date news. To sign up, subscribe to Notify Me alerts here. Read past issues here
  • A monthly newsletter is included in each resident’s water bill, covering the latest information on city initiatives and upcoming events. Read past issues here

  1. Physical Address
    301 S. Ridgewood Ave.
    Daytona Beach, FL 32114

    Phone: : (386) 671-7948


  1. Baseball Clinic Flyer_23 (1)

    Baseball clinics start Feb. 21

    Registration for youth ages 4 to 12 is open now. Read on...
  2. Easter Beach Run_April 8 2023

    Register today for the Easter Beach Run, April 8

    The fun run/walk begins at 4 p.m. on the beach by Breakers Oceanfront Park. Read on...
  3. Cultuvue opens at city’s YSG Community Center

    New photography exhibit at YSG

    Visit Yvonne Scarlett-Golden Cultural & Educational Center to view "Cultuvue." Read on...
  4. Crab  Seafood Festival_April 29 2023

    Crab & Seafood Festival, April 29

    Event will be 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Blvd. Read on...
  5. Experience racing in Daytona Beach

    Daytona International Speedway hosts racing events

    Speedweeks presented by AdventHealth start Feb. 16. Read on...
  6. Citizen Survey_Jan 19 2023

    Resident survey underway

    Questionnaire mailed to 2,400 randomly selected residents Read on...
  7. Redistricting update

    Learn about city's redistricting process

    Daytona Beach is using census data to redraw its district lines to adjust for population shifts. Additional Info...
  8. Daytona Turkey Run

    Daytona Spring Turkey Run, March 24-26

    Thousands of classic cars will be on display at Daytona International Speedway. Read on...
  9. Childrens Business Fair_March 25 2023

    Children’s Business Fair, March 25

    Do you have a young entrepreneur? Let him or her showcase their business idea! Read on...
  10. Join us for the State of the City, Jan. 18

    State of the City 2023

    "Better Together" was the theme for the annual presentation. Read on...
  11. Midtown Center renamed to honor community icons

    Center renamed to honor community icons

    Facility is now the Julia T. and Charles W. Cherry Sr. Cultural & Educational Center. Read on...
  12. Copy of Copy of FB Open Gym (1) (3)

    Community Center Programs

    Check out what programs are offered at a community center near you. Read on...
  13. City Manager Update newsletter sign up

    Sign up to receive City Manager's Update

    Automatically receive via email or text. Read on...
  14. Daytona Beach Neighborhood Roadway Improvements

    Road resurfacing efforts kick into high gear

    36 lane miles of neighborhood streets will be repaved in 2023 Read on...
  15. kitchen faucet 3

    Routine water treatment through Feb. 17

    Beginning Jan. 13, the city will switch disinfectants used in its water distribution system to maintain safe and delicious water. Read on...
  16. City App graphic

    City's new mobile app provides ease and convenience

    DBCityConnect is available on Apple and Google app stores Read on...
  17. WEB_ Recovery Grants_Nov 17 2022

    Business owners can still submit applications

    Grants are intended to provide financial relief to Daytona Beach business owners impacted by hurricanes Ian and Nicole. Additional Info...
  18. City of Daytona Beach Storm Updates

    City storm information

    Find out the latest city storm recovery updates. Read on...
  19. EC_Landscaping Beautification Grant_Oct 26 2022

    Landscaping grants available for homeowners

    City offers new program using funds from American Rescue Plan Act. Read on...
  20. WEB_First Step Shelter_Jan 10 2023

    Contribute to the solution

    Make a donation to First Step Shelter instead of panhandlers Read on...
  21. Schedule virtual meetings with Daytona Beach city staff

    Schedule virtual meetings with city staff

    People can reserve one-on-one meetings with staff. Read on...
  22. A New Design (1)

    Motor oil collection sites

    Dispose of used motor oil for free throughout the city. Read on...
  23. New water tank to double storage capabilities

    New water tank to double storage capabilities

    Construction has started on a 5 million gallon water storage tank. Read on...
  24. city of Daytona Beach web Alert graphic

    Alert notifications by text message or email

    When an emergency strikes, will you know what to do, where to go or where to get more information? Sign up for free emergency alerts from the City of Daytona Beach. Read on...
  25. FB_Stay Connected_April 6 2022

    Stay engaged and connected!

    Follow our official social media accounts to receive the most timely information. Read on...
  26. Final phase of Dickerson Center improvements start

    Dickerson Center improvements underway

    Enhancements will improve connectivity to Campbell Aquatic Center. Read on...
  27. Permit and inspection fees waived for two years

    Permit and inspection fees waived for two years

    Financial relief provided to property owners to encourage private investment. Read on...
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