Category Archives: City Commission

BREAKING NEWS – Digital Domain Exec acknowledges WPB entitled to land back

This just in…. Michael Katzenstein, Chief Restructuring Officer for Digital Domain Media Group, has stated in sworn documents filed with the bankruptcy court today (9/11/12) that the City’s land will revert back to the City if certain conditions are not met by December 31, 2012. The sworn statement also acknowledges that , as of today, […]

The passing of Commissioner “Bill” Moss

West Palm Beach Mayor Jeri Muoio, along with the City Commissioners, held an impromptu press conference this morning at City Hall to announce the unexpected passing of Commissioner “Bill” Moss today. He was 67. The cause of death is unknown, but foul play is not suspected. Mayor Muoio stated that Commissioner Moss was “one of […]

Currie Park Fishing Pier and Boat Ramp Improvements

When:     Monday, March 19, 2012 City Commission meeting Where:      Currie Park, 2300 block Flagler Drive Contact:    Christine Thrower, Parks and Recreation Director, 561-644-0623 Faced with a reduced capital budget and dwindling resources, the City of West Palm Beach is hoping the Florida Inland Navigation District (F.I.N.D.) can help improve one of the few […]

Notice to the Voter: Commission District 5

ATTENTION: WEST PALM BEACH VOTERS The following Notice will appear at each voting precinct and in each voting booth on Election Day, March 13, 2012, due to the withdrawal of David Smith from the City Commission District 5 Seat: Notice to the Voter A candidate in the race for the office of City Commissioner District […]

Commisioner Isaac Robinson, Jr. Appointed to National Committee

Isaac Robinson, Jr. Appointed to National League of Cities’ Public Safety and Crime Prevention Steering Committee Washington, DC – Isaac Robinson, Jr., has been appointed to the National League of Cities’ (NLC) 2012 Public Safety and Crime Prevention Steering Committee. The Public Safety and Crime Prevention committee is responsible for developing policy positions on issues […]

City Commission Redistricting Information

Public Meeting on City of West Palm Beach Reapportionment The City is required by charter to reapportion the City Commission district boundaries within six (6) months of official publication of the 2010 Census data, which was released on March 17, 2011. For this redistricting effort, City Staff successfully utilized specialized redistricting software and created a […]

3rd Annual Mayor’s Putting Challenge

3RD ANNUAL MAYORS PUTTING CHALLENGE WEST PALM BEACH GOLF COURSE SATURDAY, DEC 13TH 2PM (CLINIC BEGINS) (PUTTING CHALLENGE 4PM) JR. TOURNAMENT, FREE GOLF CLINIC, FREE FOOD MEMBER APPRECIATION GIVEAWAYS For the 3rd consecutive year, the West Palm Beach Golf Course has hosted the Mayors Putting Challenge. All Commissioners and the Mayor are scheduled to attend […]

Swearing-in Ceremony for Newly-elected Commissioner

When:  Thursday, July 10, 2008 at 2:45 p.m. Where:  City Commission Chambers, 200 2nd Street, WPB City Hall (07/08/08)  Newly-elected City Commissioner Kimberly Mitchell (District 3) will be sworn into office at a special ceremony on Thursday, July 10, 2008 at 2:45 p.m.  The ceremony will take place in West Palm Beach City Hall Commission […]

Commission Amends Election Rules

(Monday, October 29, 2007)  West Palm Beach City Commissioners have voted to amend the rules for candidates wishing to qualify to run for City offices.  The new rules change the timing of the qualifying period, lengthen the official campaign period and follow the recommendations made by the City’s elections task force.  The Commission also changed […]