Category Archives: City Commission

Palm Beach Post Wrong – Setting the Record Straight

(West Palm Beach, FL) – In a story published by Palm Beach Post reporter Andrew Abramson, the newspaper incorrectly interpreted and misreported state law regarding requirements for open meetings. City of West Palm Beach Attorney Claudia McKenna corrected the record today during the same meeting referenced in the story. We invite you to watch her […]

City to Move on New Commitment to Keep FSU in WPB

(West Palm Beach, FL) – After months of ongoing discussions between the City of West Palm Beach and Florida State University, the City on Monday is expected to take the first major steps towards ensuring FSU remains in the City. On Monday, the City’s Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) is expected to move forward on plans […]

Major WPB Redevelopment Project Gets Green Light

Project expected to create 600 new jobs, and generate $43 million dollars in new tax revenue over 25 years.   (West Palm Beach, FL) – A proposed new luxury resort hotel, spa and residential community has been overwhelmingly approved by the City of West Palm Beach Planning Board. The proposed project is for the area […]

WPB Moves Towards Independent Radio System

  Outside Expert: Don’t Use Technology of Local Radio Consortium   (West Palm Beach, FL) – The City of West Palm Beach will not be using the police radio technology adopted by a multi-city consortium. Today an outside expert hired by the City of West Palm Beach told Mayor Jeri Muoio and city commissioners he […]

WPB Mayor Jeri Muoio Calls For Public Hotel Vote

Mayor Muoio Calls For Letting the Voters Decide Mayor Also Unveils New Website for the Public to Review the Proposals   (West Palm Beach, FL) – For the first time, today West Palm Beach Mayor Jeri Muoio called for a public vote to decide the height restrictions for a new downtown waterfront hotel. “I believe […]

Unanimous Vote Approves Convention Center Hotel

West Palm Beach Mayor Jeri Muoio calls the hotel deal a win-win for the City, the County and the overall economy.   Watch Mayor Jeri Muoio’s news conference here:   (West Palm Beach, FL) – By a unanimous vote tonight, the City of West Palm Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) approved an agreement that clears […]