District Meetings Return to Swim an Racquet Center

Beginning with the Monday, June 7 meeting Boca Raton Beach and Park District Commissioners will resume holding public meetings at their main office in the Swim and Racquet Center.

District Agreement Ensures Gumbo Limbo Project Funding

District Commissioners approve Memorandum of Understanding with Friends of Gumbo Limbo, pumping project set to begin.

Beautification of Boca Teeca to Begin Shortly

Commissioners approve contract with CSR Athletic Construction, beautification of District-owned property at Boca Teeca expected to begin in early May.

District Approves Funding of Gumbo Limbo Pumping Project

District Commissioners demonstrate support of Gumbo Limbo and respect for taxpayers by confirming budget commitment to fund saltwater pumping project.

District-Owned Property Near Boca Teeca To Undergo Beautification

District Commissioners accept the bid of CSR Athletic Construction to give the east portion of District-owned former Boca Teeca golf course a facelift.

Patch Reef Pickleball Courts Open To Rave Reviews

Greater Boca Raton Beach and Parks District opens six new lighted pickleball courts at Patch Reef Park.

Residents' ideas for Boca Teeca Excite Commissioners

The District has already received several interesting ideas since issuing an RFI for Boca Teeca recreational development two weeks ago.

District Issues Ocean Breeze RFI

Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District Commissioners want to hear what residents would like created on the site originally purchased for Boca National Golf Course.

District To Begin Ocean Strand Phase II Clearing

Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District Commissioners vote to fund additional clearing at Ocean Strand Park, begin Phase II work.

On The Wright Path

District Commissioner Erin Wright “super excited” about the progress being made at Ocean Strand Park.

Ocean Strand Clearing Begins

Construction crews begin removing invasive vegetation from Ocean Strand Park, Boca Raton's newest waterfront park.

District to Conduct Hybrid Meeting

Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District to transition to hybrid in-person/teleconference assembly for Nov. 2 meeting.

Langford's Legacy Everywhere In Boca Raton

As its first Executive Director, Bob Langford guided the Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District through its formative years to produce some of its greatest successes.

Lighted Public Pickleball Courts Coming To Boca

Boca Raton Beach and Park District Commissioners approved a plan to convert some of the tennis courts at Patch Reef Park into pickleball courts.

Maracore Builders To Design/Build Ocean Strand Park

District Commissioners voted unanimously Monday to accept Maracore's bid to turn Ocean Strand into a passive park by year's end. Aug. 11 meeting set for public Q&A.

Commissioners Primed To Advance Boca National Golf Project

District commissioners still focused on Boca National Golf Course development, awaiting design approval from the City before taking next step.

District Commissioners Vote To Lower Tax Rate

Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District commissioners voted on Monday to lower the millage rate for 2021, giving the local community an economic break.

RFP for Ocean Strand Phase 1

Request for Proposals for Ocean Strand Phase 1 Development The Board of Commissioners of the Greater Boca Raton Beach & Park District (the “District) will receive proposals until July 31, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. for the design and construction of a pedestrian accessed waterfront park on an 11-acre property located at 2300 N. Ocean Boulevard, Boca Raton, FL., 33431. The proposals will be publicly opened in the District’s office, Room 204, in the Swim and Racquet Center, 21618 St. Andrews Blvd., Boca Raton, Florida, in the presence of District officials.  The site location of the work is 2300 N. Ocean Boulevard, (located…

District Increases Ocean Strand Funding, Sends Project To Bid

Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District commissioners increase the budget for development of Ocean Strand park, vote to issue RFP for design and construction.

June 1 District Meeting Postponed

The District's public meeting, scheduled for June 1, has been postponed.

District, FAU Extend Field Partnership Benefiting Another Generation of Soccer Players

Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District commissioners voted unanimously on Monday to approve a 10-year field leasing contract from Florida Atlantic University that allows community soccer teams to continue playing on some of South Florida's best fields.

District Approves Budget To Develop Ocean Strand

At first “virtual” Greater Boca Raton Beach and Parks District meeting, Commissioners set aside money to develop Ocean Strand into a park, pass declaration aimed at ensuring Ocean Strand remains a public park for future generations.

District To Conduct April 20 Meeting Via Zoom

Monday's Greater Boca Raton Beach and Parks District public meeting will be conducted via video conference, District creates multiple ways for the community to follow the meeting, comment.

District Cancels March 16 Meeting

The Greater Boca Raton Beach and Parks District has canceled the Monday, March 16 public meeting as a precaution against the spread of the coronavirus.

Residents Can Comment At District Meetings Via Email

Community members wishing to safeguard against the coronavirus can email their comments to the Greater Boca Raton Beach and Parks District and have those emails read into the record at Monday's meeting.

District Votes to Open Ocean Strand in Six Months

Commissioners approve funding for short term plan designed to open Ocean Strand park quickly, direct staff to gather input from the City and community for long-term plan.  

District Approves Sunscreen Dispenser Project

Project proposed by 13-year-old Brooke Diamond will ensure safe fun at District parks, beginning at Sugar Sand Park.

District To Launch Initial Phase of Ocean Strand Design

First phase will include cooperation with the public and City of Boca Raton officials to ensure the community receives the best possible oceanfront park.


At Monday's District-City of Boca Raton joint meeting, Executive Director Harms requests expedited Boca National Golf Course approval, offers suggestions for ways the organizations can partner.

District Votes to Submit Boca National Design for City Approval

Decision to send Price/Fazio design to City for approval draws applause from packed conference room.