Insider Newsletter for March 24, 2023

Insider Newsletter for March 24, 2023

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The 41st Annual Palm Beach International Boat Show is NOW OPEN!

Don’t miss this year’s Palm Beach 41st Annual International Boat Show. It opened Thursday, March 23, 2023 at noon and runs until Sunday, March 26, 2023 along Flagler Drive directly across the Intracoastal Waterway from Palm Beach Island.


Click the image above to watch the video!

Mayor Keith James Cuts the Ribbon for the

41st Palm Beach International Boat Show!

It is a perfect weekend to head Downtown for the 41st Annual Palm Beach International Boat Show. Mayor Keith A. James was joined by celebrities and dignitaries for the show’s ribbon cutting ceremonies on Thursday, March 23, 2023.


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Helping People Experiencing Homelessness

Finding permanent homes for people experiencing homelessness is a top priority for the City of West Palm Beach, as one senior citizen who’d been homeless for two years recently discovered.



Smoke Testing of Sewers Throughout the City

The City will be smoke testing sewers from Monday, March 27 to Friday, April 14, 2023, between 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. This test is performed periodically to locate sources of sewer odors, leaks and pinpoint potential breaks in sewer lines. Please be aware.


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Summer Jobs Available at WPB Parks & Rec!

If you’re looking for a summer job, the City of West Palm Beach’s Parks & Recreation Dept. wants to talk to you! Positions are available for qualified applicants ages 17 and up. For more information, visit, or call (561) 494-1000


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Pumphouse Coffee Roasters & Pouratorium Comes to the Warehouse District

The Warehouse District is thriving, and one of the newest businesses to open is the bustling Pumphouse Coffee Roasters & Pouratorium, owned by two Florida brothers who got their start at the West Palm Beach GreenMarket.


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e4 Life: Green, Health, and Wellness Expo Coming Up!

Join us for the 10th Annual e4 Life: Green Health & Wellness Expo at the Cox Science Center and Aquarium on Saturday, April 1, 2023 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This event features fun and educational programs for the entire family.



Apply Today: Summer Camp Scholarship Program

The City’s Parks and Recreation Department invites residents to apply for Palm Beach County’s Summer Camp Scholarship Program. These scholarships can be applied to the City’s summer camp programs. Applications will be accepted through April 14, or until funds run out.


City Events & Activities

Grassy Waters Preserve Activities

Reservations are required for all programs. Please call the Nature Center at

(561) 804-4985 (TTY: 800-955-8771) to RSVP.

  • Nocturnal Adventure Family Night Hike
  • Canoe Cruise
  • Swamp Tromp
  • Kayak Cruise
  • And, more!

Community Events

  • Clematis by Night (Great Lawn, 100 N. Clematis Street) – Thursday, March 30, 6 – 9 p.m. David Gator Bressmer: Country
  • ***Due to the 41st Annual Palm Beach International Boat Show, the GreenMarket on Saturday, March 25 will be canceled.***
  • GreenMarket (Great Lawn, 100 N. Clematis Street) – Saturday, April 1 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Pop-up Workshop: Everything BRIE Alright! Mastering Cheese

Mandel Public Library Events & Programs

Here’s a snapshot of some of the March programs offered by the Mandel Public Library, 411 Clematis Street

  • VITA Tax Preparation Services
  • Homework Center
  • Soulful Stitching
  • Itsy Bitsy Yoga
  • Meet with a Licensed Clinical Social Worker
  • SAT Prep Workshop Series
  • Acrylic Open Studio
  • Intro to Web Programming
  • And, more!

Recent Policy Actions, Next City Commission Meeting

The next City Commission meeting will be held at 5 p.m. on Monday, April 3 at City Hall, 401 Clematis Street. Commission meetings are held every other Monday, except for holidays, and the public is encouraged to attend.


Click the image above to watch the City Commission meeting from March 20, 2023


Join Our Team, Apply Today!

The City is seeking candidates for several positions, including:

  • Digital Marketing Strategist
  • Accounting Manager
  • Recreation Program Coordinator
  • Homeless Outreach Specialist
  • Associate Librarian
  • Deputy Clerk
  • And, more!

Weekly Road & Dock Update

Know about road closures before your morning commute!


WPB-TV Lineup

Find WPB-TV listings and live broadcast times for City of West Palm Beach public meetings with the City’s new Public Meeting Broadcast Guide.


Have a City Issue or Complaint?

Submit a Service Request Today with…

City Directory

Code of Ordinances



Questions? Contact us today: (561) 822-2222 (TTY: 800-955-8771)

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