Public Notices

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PUBLIC NOTIFICATION

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

May 10, 2019

WE ARE LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS FOR THE 70TH ANNIVERSARY EVENT PLANNING COMMITTEE!
2019 marks the 70th anniversary of the Town of Highland Beach. To celebrate our wonderful beachside community, the Town Commission and staff would like to form an event planning committee. The members of the committee would be tasked with providing ideas, planning and coordinating the event.
If any residents are interested in being on the committee, please contact Terisha Cuebas, Assistant to the Town Manager at tcuebas@highlandbeach.us or (561) 278-4548.

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PUBLIC NOTICE – BOCA BASH

April 26, 2019

This is a friendly notice that this Sunday (April 28, 2019) is Boca Bash in Lake Boca. Please be aware that the event may cause increased traffic in the Intracoastal Waterways and on A1A.

For more information on the event, click the link to read an article published by the Sun-Sentinel http://www.sun-sentinel.com/local/palm-beach/boca-raton/fl-ne-boca-bash-20190425-story.html#share=email~story.

 

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ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING

April 25, 2019

The Town recently tested the non potable water and there is no concern with the levels of enterococci in the water. If you should have any questions, please contact Town Hall at 561-278-4548.

View the results here.

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TOWN MANAGER’S REPORT – APRIL 2019

April 5, 2019

Manager’s April Report (2019)

If you have any questions, please contact Town Hall at 561-278-4548.

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TOWN COMMISSION – VACANCY

April 4, 2019

The Vice Mayor resigned Wednesday, March 27, 2019; and therefore, the commission must fill the Vice Mayor seat by April 27, 2019. The process includes an application (letter of intent and resume) period and an appropriate background check (criminal convictions, work history, affiliations and financial) followed by public interviews and selection and appointment via a resolution.  There will be a public comment period made available during the interview process. To download a copy of the Appointment process, click here.

If you have any questions, please contact Town Hall at 561-278-4548.

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BEST WATER TASTING CONTEST RESULTS

April 4, 2019

The Town of Highland Beach entered into the American Water Works Association Florida Section VI Best Tasting Drinking Water Contest. The contest was held on March 19, 2019 in Deerfield Beach. We are pleased to announce that the Town of Highland Beach placed 2nd amongst the competing communities. Amazing job to our staff in the Water Plant!

If you are at Town Hall, please be sure to look at the trophy in the display case.  IMG_0031

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ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING

April 1, 2019

The Town recently tested the non potable water and there is no concern with the levels of enterococci in the water. If you should have any questions, please contact Town Hall at 561-278-4548.

View the results here.

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ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING

March 4, 2019

The Town recently tested the non potable water and there is no concern with the levels of enterococci in the water. If you should have any questions, please contact Town Hall at 561-278-4548.

View the results here.

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TOWN HALL CLOSED – ADMINISTRATIVE DAY

March 1, 2019

Due to the Municipal Election on March 12, 2019, Town Hall, Building Department, Library, Post Office and Administrative Police Office will be CLOSED. Essential personnel will be present. If you should have any questions, please contact Town Hall at 561-278-4548.

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ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING

January 9, 2019

The Town recently tested the non potable water and there is no concern with the levels of enterococci in the water. If you should have any questions, please contact Town Hall at 561-278-4548.

View the results here.

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PUBLIC SAFETY NOTICE

October 3, 2018

Effective October 1, 2018, all 911 and Non-Emergency calls for service for the Town of Highland Beach are being received and dispatched by the Delray Beach Police Department’s Communications Center. The Non-Emergency number for Police or Fire Rescue for the Town remains the same – (561) 276-2458.

The Highland Beach Police Department’s Administrative number also remains the same (561) 266-5800.

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WALK PATH OVERLAY PROJECT

September 21, 2018

The Town of Highland Beach will begin the resurfacing of the existing walk path on September 26, 2018The duration of the project is expected to be about 30 days (weather permitting).

This project is being performed in order to ensure a smooth, crack-free asphalt surface to help ensure safe pedestrian passage. 

This project is a temporary measure while a more comprehensive project, known as “Ocean Walk & More” is in the planning stage.  Residents will be given the opportunity to provide input during the design phase & the project will appear as a ballot item on a future voter referendum.

Please be careful when using the walk path while it is being resurfaced.  Heed warning signs and worker’s directions as your safety is our primary concern.  This will also help expedite the project. 

If you have any questions, please contact Town Hall at 561-278-4548. 

Thank you for your cooperation and the continued support for Town infrastructure improvement projects!

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NEW CONSTRUCTION HOURS AND CONSTRUCTION PARKING RESTRICTIONS

 

September 20, 2018

To Residents, Contractors and Property Owners
Town of Highland Beach

 

Subject: New Construction Hours and Construction Parking Restrictions

Dear Resident:

Please be advised that on August 7, 2018, the Town of Highland Beach Town Commission adopted, per Ordinance No. 18-007 O, new regulations governing the hours that construction is allowed to operate within the Town boundaries.  The new hours for construction by contractors is from 8 am to 5 pm on weekdays and prohibited on Saturday.  The prohibition for work on Saturday does not apply to single-family homeowners who are working on their own property.  Homeowners are allowed to work on their own properties on Saturday.

Ordinance No. 18-007 O also includes new restrictions for construction site parking.  Per Ordinance No. 18-007 O, on-street parking is prohibited.  All vehicles associated with construction sites must be parked completely on the construction site and/or an alternate location approved by the Building Official.

Finally, to be clear, please be advised that the Town Commission did not vote on, or change any lot to building ratios.

For more information, read Ordinance 18-007 O.

If you have any questions or comments, you may contact the Town’s Building Department at 561-278-4540.

Sincerely,

Lanelda Gaskins
Interim Town Manager

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 NEW CONSTRUCTION HOURS AND CONSTRUCTION SITE PARKING

 

August 31, 2018

Please be advised that on August 7, 2018, the Town of Highland Beach Town Commission adopted, per Ordinance No. 18-007 O, new regulations governing the hours that construction is allowed to operate within the Town boundaries.  The new hours for new allowed construction activity, effective immediately, are from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.  No construction is allowed Saturday, Sunday or Holidays. However active construction sites may operate under the existing construction hours of 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. until September 18th. Any construction activity that occurs outside of these hours will be issued a Stop Work Order and a Code Enforcement Notice of Violation.

In addition, Ordinance No. 18-007 O includes new restrictions for construction site parking.  Per Ordinance No. 18-007 O, on street parking is prohibited.  All vehicles associated with the construction or construction personnel must be parked completely on the construction site and/or an alternate location approved by the Building Official.

For additional information, please contact the Building Dept. at 561-278-4540.

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