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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Broward County Issues Emergency Order 20-20

To address the rise in COVID-19 cases in Broward County has issued Emergency Order 20-20. This order is effective as of Thursday, July 2, 2020, at 11:59 p.m.

Facial Covering Requirements

Emergency Order 20-20 states that facial coverings are requir...

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City News & Events
Posted on: June 30, 2020

Broward County Orders Beaches Closed for July 4th Weekend

BROWARD COUNTY, FL – The number of COVID-19 cases continues to surge across Florida, with increases in all South Florida counties, and particularly in Broward. On Sunday, after consultation with Municipal Mayors, the Mayor of Miami-Dade County a...

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City News & Events
Posted on: July 2, 2020

Recycling Drop – Off Center to Close for 4th of July Holiday

The City of Deerfield Beach Recycling Drop-Off Center will be closed on Friday, July 3, 2020 and Saturday, July 4, 2020, in observance of the 4th of July holiday.

The DOC makes it easy to recycle and dispose of special wastes. The DOC is open to City resid...

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City News & Events
Posted on: June 22, 2020

City Facilities Closed In Observance of 4th of July Holiday

All City facilities will be closed on Friday, July 3, 2020, in observance of the 4th of July holiday.  

The International Fishing Pier will continue to be open for fishing only from 6:00 AM – 8:00 PM The boat ramp at Pioneer Park will be...

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City News & Events
Posted on: June 22, 2020

Deerfield Beach 4th of July Celebration Goes Virtual

The City of Deerfield Beach Parks and Recreation Department is disappointed to have canceled our 2020 4th of July Celebration that was to be held at the Main Beach Parking Lot. [CW1] Though festival-goers will not be able to “physically&rdqu...

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City News & Events
Posted on: June 17, 2020

City to Suspend Curbside Recycling Program Starting July 1, 2020

Due to continued excessive contamination rates contributing to the rising costs for recyclable processing and low global demand for materials, the City Commission voted to suspend the City’s curbside recycling collection programs starting July 1...

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City News & Events
Posted on: June 29, 2020

Virtual City Commission Meeting – July 7, 2020

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

To ensure complianc...

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City News & Events
Posted on: June 29, 2020

Free Business Education Training in Portuguese for the Brazilian Entrepreneur

SCORE Broward and the City of Deerfield Beach will host the first business education training in Portuguese, focusing on the entrepreneurs in the Deerfield Beach Brazilian community. The first session of the series will take place Thursday, July 16th, fro...

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City News & Events
Posted on: June 29, 2020

District One Saturday Office Hours – July 11, 2020

District One Commissioner, Michael Hudak is happy to host Saturday office hours via teleconference, Saturday, July 11, 2020.

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

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City News & Events
Posted on: June 29, 2020

District Four Saturday Office Hours – July 11, 2020

District Four Commissioner, Todd Drosky is happy to host Saturday office hours via teleconference, Saturday, July 11, 2020.

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

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City News & Events
Posted on: June 24, 2020

County Order Outlines Penalties for Establishments Violating Reopening Guidelines

Broward County and Florida Department of Health officials continue to closely monitor the number of positive cases of COVID-19 in our community and in the State, which unfortunately are climbing.

While Broward County has been cautious and judicious with th...

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City News & Events
Posted on: June 22, 2020

Election Day Workers Needed

The Broward County Supervisor of Elections Office is currently accepting applications for the August 18, 2020, Primary Election and November 3, 2020, General Election.

If you would like to become an Election Day Worker and earn up to $325 for the day, plea...

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City News & Events
Posted on: June 16, 2020

Micro-Enterprise Grant Assistance (MEGA) Program Funding Still Available

The City of Deerfield Beach is committed to supporting small businesses who are financially struggling amidst the COVID-19 outbreak. To help the City’s small businesses, applications are still being accepted for the Micro-Enterprise Grant Assist...

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City News & Events
Posted on: June 15, 2020

New County Order Outlines Requirements for Restaurants and Retail Establishments

Broward County issued Emergency Order 20-17 late Friday, June 12, 2020.  This new order requires retail establishments and restaurants to post signage containing information regarding social distancing and facial covering requirements, to further...

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City News & Events
Posted on: June 3, 2020

Statement about Racial Injustice by the Deerfield Beach City Commission:

Statement by the Deerfield Beach City Commission:

As a nation, we all watched as George Floyd took his final breath on the streets of Minneapolis. We watched the brutality that was captured on video for all to see. This injustice has caused many in our nat...

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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: June 3, 2020

Broward Excluded from State’s Phase 2 Recovery

Per the Governor’s press conference today and the executive order recently issued, except for the tri-county area, the rest of Florida is moving to Phase 2 of recovery starting on Friday. Per the Order, the Broward County Mayor (and Dade/Palm Be...

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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. 

COVID-19...

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City News & Events
Posted on: June 3, 2020

South Florida Rail Corridor (SFRC) Safety Improvements Project

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) District Four, is pleased to provide information regarding the South Florida Rail Corridor (SFRC) safety improvements project to take place at South Florida Railroad crossings within Broward and Palm Beach C...

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City News & Events
Posted on: June 2, 2020

International Fishing Pier FEMA Funding

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has received the subgrant application for the City of Deerfield Beach for the International Fishing Pier repairs due to damages in Hurricane Irma (DR‐4337‐FL PW 05519). Pursuant to Executive Order 11988 and 4...

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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 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 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: 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 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 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

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 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 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