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INSIDER Newsletter (3/10/2019)

 

 

March 10, 2019

 
 
 

 

Election Day is Tuesday, March 12, 2019

 

The City of West Palm Beach will hold an election on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 and runoff election, if necessary, on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. to elect a Mayor and a City Commissioner for District 3 and, also, to vote on a ballot measure.

 

For information, please visit: 

 http://WPB 2019 General Election Information Announced: http://wpb.org/News-Video/Archive-News/WEST-PALM-BEACH-2019-GENERAL-MUNICIPAL-ELECTION-IN

 

Insider Headlines

 

 

The City's EV charging capacity is getting a big boost. After Tesla donation, 38 EV charging stations are being installed in City garages: https://www.wpb.org/News-Video/Archive-News/CITY-OF-WEST-PALM-BEACH-EXPANDS-EV-CHARGING-CAPACI 

 

Leaving their Mark on West Palm Beach | WPB is Putting People to Work with Small-Business, Minority-, and Women-Owned Enterprises Programs:  https://www.wpb.org/News-Video/Archive-News/LEAVING-THEIR-MARK-ON-WEST-PALM-BEACH

 

City of West Palm Beach Receives People's Choice Award at Safe Streets Summit: https://www.wpb.org/News-Video/Archive-News/CITY-OF-WEST-PALM-BEACH-RECEIVES-PEOPLE-S-CHOICE-A

 

City of West Palm Beach to Host Farmer’s Market in Currie Park; As part of seasonal “Hurry to Currie” promotion, City continues programming through March: http://www.wpb.org/News-Video/Archive-News/CITY-OF-WEST-PALM-BEAC-TO-HOST-FARMER-S-MARKET-IN

 

 

 

Marsh Madness: Spend Your Spring Break in the Everglades at Grassy Waters Preserve of West Palm Beach: http://​https://www.wpb.org/News-Video/Archive-News/MARSH-MADNESS-SPEND-YOUR-SPRING-BREAK-IN-THE-EVERG

 

Sign up for Spring Break Camps with City of WPB Dept. of Parks & Recreation: https://www.wpb.org/News-Video/Archive-News/SIGN-UP-FOR-SPRING-BREAK-CAMPS-WITH-THE-CITY-OF-WP

 

Making Nature Accessible at Grassy Waters Preserve: https://www.wpb.org/News-Video/Archive-News/MAKING-NATURE-ACCESSIBLE-AT-GRASSY-WATERS-PRESERVE

 

 

 

Grassy Waters Preserve of West Palm Beach

 

City of West Palm Beach Unveils New M/WBE Program and Upcoming Projects at Small Business Outreach Event: https://www.wpb.org/News-Video/Archive-News/CITY-OF-WEST-PALM-BEACH-UNVEILS-NEW-M-WBE-PROGRAM

 

Members of the Audience at Procurement Quarterly Report Meeting

 

Mandel Public Library of WPB Celebrates Anniversary, National Library Week with Fine Forgiveness: https://www.wpb.org/News-Video/Archive-News/MANDEL-PUBLIC-LIBRARY-OF-WEST-PALM-EACH-CELEBRATES

 

 

WPB Library Foundation Hosts 3rd Annual Fundraiser, Food For Thought: An Evening of Great Conversation: http://www.wpb.org/News-Video/Archive-News/WPB-LIBRARY-FOUNDATION-HOSTS-3RD-ANNUAL-FNDRAISER,

 

Road and Dock Closures Update: Week of March 10: https://www.wpb.org/News-Video/Archive-News/ROAD-DOCK-CLOSURES-UPDATE-WEEK-OF-MARCH-10,-2019

 

 

Daylight Saving Time 2019 began at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, March 10

 

 

City of West Palm Beach Recent Policy Actions

 

For a summary of some of the approvals and decisions made by City Commission during the February 25, 2019 City Commission meeting,

please visit: 

http://wpb.org/getattachment/Meetings-Events/Meetings/City-Administration/City-Commission-Agenda-2-25-19/02252019-CC-PASS-FAIL.pdf;

 

 

 

 

 

MANDEL PUBLIC LIBRARY OF WPB

 

MARCH HIGHLIGHTS: LOTS OF FREE EVENTS & ACTIVITIES!

Mar. 10           Atlantic Piano Trio Performance

Mar. 10 & 11  Vampire Rock:  An Escape Room Experience (45-min. session, registration required)

Mar. 16 – 25   SPRING BREAK ACTIVITIES for kids and teens

(Note:  Homework Centers closed March 18-25 during Spring Break)

Mar. 20           Millennials Ruin Book Club at Subculture Coffee

Mar. 20           Growing in Florida, 3-class gardening series

Plus Taxes Filed Free with VITA Volunteers and new meditation classes!

 

TO VIEW THE FULL LIST OF MARCH HIGHLIGHTS AT THE LIBRARY, PLEASE VISIT: http://wpb.org/News-Video/Archive-News/MANDEL-PUBLIC-LIBRARY-EVENTS-FOR-MARCH-2019

 

WPB-TV HEADLINES

(Click on the image to play the video!)

 

VIDEO: Mayor/Commission Work Session (March 4, 2019)

 

VIDEO: Mayor/Commission Work Session

MLK Memorial Wall Refurbishment (March 4, 2019)  

 

VIDEO: Mayor/Commission Work Session

Tree Program Overview (March 4, 2019)  

 

VIDEO: Mayor/ Commission Work Session

Lake Levels at Lake Okeechobee (March 4, 2019)  

 

VIDEO: Water Tank Mural to Beautify Dreher Park

 

 

 

 
 
 

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Popular City of West Palm Beach Links

 

City Events: http://wpb.org/Departments/Waterfront/Community-Events

 

West Palm Working Performance Dashboard:

http://westpalmbeach.clearpointstrategy.com/

 

Citywide Projects List Information Portal:

http://wpbgis.maps.arcgis.com/apps/Shortlist/index.html?appid=5d86c10d29764a7b808101c4ab8631b8

 

Capital Improvement Projects Database: http://gis.wpb.org/cipstorymap/

 

City Commission, CRA Meetings, Agendas: http://wpb.org/Meetings-Events/City-Commission-Meeting-Agendas

 

City Job Opportunities: http://wpb.org/Departments/Human-Resources/Home/I-want-to-work-for-the-City-of-West-Palm-Beach

 

Utility Bill Payments: http://wpb.org/utilities/paying-your-utility-bill/

 

Road Closures Updates: http://wpb.org/News-Video/Road-Closure-Updates

 

WPB-TV Live: http://wpb.org/News-Video/Live-Video-Ch-18

 

WPB-TV on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/WestPalmTV

 

Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach: http://wpb.org/Departments/Library/Overview

 

Grassy Waters Preserve of West Palm Beach: http://wpb.org/grassywaters/

 

Public Works Request for Service: http://wpb.org/Departments/Public-Works/Public-Works-Forms.

 

Volunteer Opportunities: http://wpb.org/volunteer

 

Vickers House of West Palm Beach: http://wpb.org/vickers

 

City Clerk: http://wpb.org/Departments/City-Clerk/Office-of-the-City-Clerk

 

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