The District's September 2023 Newsletter Is Here

A fencing National Champion calls Sugar Sand home, Leonardo's Labs coming to Boca Raton and more in this month's District Dispatch newsletter.

Fencing's Finest Calls Sugar Sand Home

Ivan Goriunov learned to fence at Boca Raton's Sugar Sand Park. In less than a decade he became a National Champion.

Leonardo's Lessons - A Hands-On Lab

Fun and educational, Leonardo's Labs exhibition highlighting da Vinci's genius coming to Boca Raton

COMMISSIONER'S CORNER: Why Become A Commissioner?

Why did the five people who represent the people on the Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District decide to become Commissioners? Glad you asked! Here's your answer.

District Dispatch Newsletter - August 2023

The community asked for more pickleball courts. District Commissioners obliged. Plus, Lightning warning systems at Patch Reef Park, Sugar Sand Park and Boca Raton Swim & Racquet Center predict the future to keep visitors safe.

More Pickleball Coming To Boca Raton

New 18-court covered pickleball facility one of two pickle projects coming to Patch Reef Park in Boca Raton.

Lifesaving Lightning Predictions

The Thor Guard lightning prediction system installed at District athletic parks alerts visitors to the likelihood of lightning, allowing them to take cover before danger strikes.

Answering The Hall's Call

District Commissioner Bob Rollins becomes 30th member of the Florida Youth Soccer Association Hall of Fame.

District Dispatch Newsletter - July 2023

How to celebrate July being National Park and Recreation month? This month's District Dispatch is loaded with ideas.

Commissioners Picking Their Favorites

Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District Commissioners choose their favorite District park or feature and explain their reasoning.

Keep It Cool This Summer

Think it's too hot in the summer to visit a Boca Raton Beach and Park District park? Think again. Here are some great ways to cool off this summer at District parks.

July's A Month For Recreation

Celebrate July being National Park and Recreation Month by enjoying one of the numerous activities available to the Boca Raton community at Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District park. 

A Place Everyone Can Play

Jordan Ogman's search for a more inclusive playground prompts District commissioners to create a place in Boca Raton where everyone, regardless of their challenges, can play.

Upgrades Coming To Sugar Sand Park

Roofing, safety upgrades begin at Sugar Sand Park in Boca Raton.

Free Little Libraries Come To Boca Parks

Greater  Boca Raton Beach and Park District partners with Friends of the Boca Raton Library to bring Free Little Libraries to Boca Raton Swim & Racquet Center, Patch Reef Park and Sugar Sand Park.

District Dispatch Newsletter - May 2023

Meet some of the volunteers who make Sugar Sand Park hum, Boca Raton's newest waterfront park is open, the Racquet Center upgrades are nearly complete and more.

Sugar Sand Park's Volunteer Army

An army of volunteers ensures children have great experiences at the Science Explorium within Sugar Sand Park.

See The Racquet Center In A New Light

Upgrades to the Racquet Center, including new lights and resurfaced tennis courts, will be completed in the coming weeks.

Ocean Strand Park Opens

Ocean Strand Park, Boca Raton's newest natural waterfront park, is now open for the community to enjoy.

District Honors Boca Raton Coaching Legend Hurley With Proclamation

Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District Commissioners honor national TOPSoccer Coach of the Year Lin Hurley at public meeting with proclamation thanking her for service to Boca Raton.

District Achieves Final Approval For Ocean Strand

Ocean Strand Park clears permitting hurdle, ready for conversion into natural waterfront park.

Voting Now Open To Win $75,000 For Ocean Strand Park

The Boca Raton community can visit to vote today – and every day for six weeks – to help win $75,000 toward development of Ocean Strand Park.

Ocean Strand Park A Finalist For $75,000 Prize

The Boca Raton community can bring additional funding to the development of Ocean Strand Park by voting in free contest.

Public Invited To View Latest Possibilities For Ocean Breeze

District to debut concepts for Ocean Breeze development, invites feedback from Boca Raton community at public workshop.

Request for Proposals For Grant Writer for the Greater Boca Raton Beach & Park District

The Board of Commissioners of the Greater Boca Raton Beach & Park District (the “District) will receive proposals until April 29,2022 at 1:00 p.m. for the purpose of selecting a grant writer or multiple grant writers for multiple projects of the Greater Boca Raton Beach & Park District. 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.

Online Survey Affords Another Chance To Provide New Park Input

Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District creates another way for community residents to suggest amenities for the former Ocean Breeze golf course.

District To Host Workshop To Field Public Visions For Boca Teeca

Greater Boca Raton Beach And Park District Commissioners invite residents to share their ideas for the creation of Boca Raton's newest park.

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.