Category Archives: CRA

Mayor Muoio meets one-on-one with Board of Governors Vice Chair

WPB Mayor Jeri Muoio meets with Florida Board of Governors Vice Chair Mori Hosseini in Daytona Beach. Attending the meeting from left to right: Kim Briesemeister, Executive Director of the West Palm Beach Community Redevelopment Agency, Jeri Muoio, Mayor of the City of West Palm Beach, Mori Hosseini, Vice Chair of the Florida Board of […]

FSU Hot Topic at Mayor Muoio’s Weekly Media Briefing

“The point is that it’s economic development and jobs in our city.”                                                     -West Palm Beach Mayor Jeri Muoio   (West Palm Beach, FL) – The fate of the Florida State University Animation and Digital Arts Program in West Palm Beach led off West Palm Beach Mayor Jeri Muoio’s weekly media availability today. Mayor Muoio […]

State Responds to City’s FSU Questions

  (West Palm Beach, FL) – The City of West Palm Beach has received a response from the Florida Board of Governors regarding the Board’s anticipated inquiry into whether the Florida State University Animation and Digital Arts Program should remain in West Palm Beach. In a letter sent to the Florida Board of Governors on […]

Come help light the Old Northwood Christmas Tree 12/16 @5pm

25TH ANNUAL OLD NORTHWOOD CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING Sunday, December 16 @ 5:00pm 3510 Spruce Avenue, West Palm Beach   It’s the 25th anniversary Old Northwood annual Christmas tree lighting. Among the special 25th anniversary performances: The Northwood Children’s Choir, directed by Evelyn Ziegler Ballet performances by Dreyfoos School of the Arts & Suncoast High School […]

New Program Across WPB Marks America Recycles Day

Program helps kick off America Recycles Day Come out to the November 30th Northwood Art and Wine Promenade to Check Out the New Program   (West Palm Beach, FL) – Residents across West Palm Beach now have some new options when they recycle.  It’s all part of marking today, November 15th, as America Recycles Day. […]

Broadway Business Improvement Plan

Below is a link to the presentation made at the November 13th City of West Palm Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) meeting regarding the conceptual economic development strategy for the Marine Village Sub-area.   View the Broadway Business Improvement Plan

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, […]

West Palm Beach Redevelopment Projects Win State Award

WEST PALM BEACH REDEVELOPMENT PROJECTS WIN STATE AWARD  West Palm Beach, Fla. — The West Palm Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) received two awards out of 12 throughout the state recognized by the Florida Redevelopment Association (FRA). The awards are given to projects that exhibit the best practices in Florida redevelopment over the past year.  […]

West Palm Beach CRA Gears Up for Exciting Year

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (September 27, 2011)  The West Palm Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) couldn’t be more excited about their upcoming projects.  After nearly six years of redeveloping Northwood Village, the funky, eclectic area just two miles north of downtown West Palm Beach, the time has come for even more transformations and a focus on […]

Northwood Village Unveils New VIP Card and Website

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (August 24, 2011) – Northwood Village, the historic neighborhood just north of Downtown West Palm Beach that has evolved and grown tremendously in recent years with the addition of distinctive and highly popular new businesses, has unveiled this week a new Village VIP card on its new web site, www.northwoodvillage.org. The […]

Free Art & Wine Promenade in Northwood Village This Friday

Northwood Village hosts Art & Wine Promenade on Friday, April 29th from 6:00 – 10:00pm. Participants enjoy live music, streetside artists, complimentary wine and a variety of activities. New businesses, unique stores, free events and exciting projects are just a few of the reasons to visit Northwood Village! This creative, eclectic and vibrant community continues […]

Three New Businesses Celebrate Grand Openings in Northwood Village

West Palm Beach Community Redevelopment Agency and  Northwood Village Merchants Association Northwood Village continues to attract new and exciting businesses to the area.  With its unique, eclectic and creative feel, it’s easy to get excited about this up and coming area. On Friday, January 28th, Mayor Lois Frankel, City Commissioners and lots of Northwood Village […]

Northwood Village merchants decorate holiday trees – all proceeds benefitting the Florence De George Boys & Girls Club

When: Monday, November 29, 2011, 3:00pm Where: Art Space 408 (408 Northwood Rd. – one mile North of Palm Beach  Lakes Blvd on Northwood Rd.) A group of local artists are getting in the holiday spirit as they generously donate their time, talent and creativity to decorate amazing holiday trees to help raise money for […]

Free Art & Wine Promenade in Northwood Village

What: Free Art & Wine Promenade in Northwood Village When: Friday, November 12, 2010 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Where: 400 – 500 blocks of Northwood Road in Northwood Village Who: Produced by the West Palm Beach Community Redevelopment Agency and Northwood Village Merchant Association The stylish, creative and eclectic people of Northwood Village open […]

Northwood Village’s Twist on New York’s Fashion’s Night Out and Fashion Week

When: Friday, September 24, 2010 during the monthly Art & Wine Promenade 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. (Fashion Show 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.) Where: 400 – 500 blocks of Northwood Road in Northwood Village Who: Produced by the West Palm Beach Community Redevelopment Agency and Northwood Village Merchant Association Northwood Village is a community […]

Northwood Village Art & Wine Promenade, Casual Summer Fun

When: Friday, August 27, 2010 from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Where: 400 – 500 blocks of Northwood Road in Northwood Village Who: Produced by the West Palm Beach Community Redevelopment Agency and Northwood Village Merchants This month’s Art & Wine Promenade features something for everyone: a “beer tasting” at Relish located at 401 Northwood […]

Northwood Village Art & Wine Promenade

When: Friday, June 25, 2010 from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Where: 400 – 500 blocks of Northwood Road in Northwood Village Who: Produced by the West Palm Beach Community Redevelopment Agency and Northwood Village Merchants This month’s Art & Wine Promenade now has an exciting new addition…a “beer tasting” at Relish at 401 Northwood […]

Northwood Village Art & Wine Promenade and the Grand Opening of Northwood Boutique

When: Friday, May 28th, 2010 from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. (New extended hours) Where: 400 – 500 blocks of Northwood Road in Northwood Village Who: Produced by the West Palm Beach Community Redevelopment Agency and Northwood Village Merchants This month’s Art & Wine Promenade features new and exciting additions! First, we extended the hours […]