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Posted on: May 18, 2022

Rules for Vacation Rental Properties

Vacation Rental Information

Report issues with a Short-Term Rentals and learn more about the City's Vacation Rental License Program Ordinance.

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Posted on: May 18, 2022

Memorial Day Celebration

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Memorial Day Celebration
May 29, 2022, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Boulevard Heights Community Center
Join the City of Hollywood on Sunday, May 29th for an uplifting celebration to honor those who have served our country. The Memorial Day Celebration will be held on S...
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City News Updates
Posted on: May 9, 2022

Orangebrook Golf and Country Club Revitalization Project

Orangebrook Workshop

A City Commission Workshop on Orangebrook Golf and Country Club was held on Wednesday, May 11th City Hall. The workshop included opening remarks and a presentation on the project status by Gus Zambrano, Assistant City Manager for Sustainable Development a...

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City News Updates
Posted on: May 9, 2022

Southport Turning Notch Expansion at Port Everglades Underway

Port Everglades Southport Turning Notch Expansion Project

Port Everglades continues to expand in Hollywood. Over 80% of Port Everglades located in Hollywood and many new projects are underway. The Temporary Certificate of Occupancy for the Southport Turning Notch Expansion and Crane Rail Improvement Project in P...

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Posted on: May 10, 2022

Hurricane Season is Around the Corner – Now’s the Time to Get Prepared

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Reduce your stress during an emergency by having your family’s plan in place in advance. A hurricane can cause major disruptions to your family, the power grid and the supply chain. The best way to minimize these and many other problems is to be...

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City News Updates
Posted on: April 14, 2022

Sign Up For New "Alert Hollywood" Emergency Notifications

Alert Hollywood

The City of Hollywood has launched a new emergency notification system called Alert Hollywood. Used by many government agencies throughout Florida, Alert Hollywood notifies residents through phone calls, e-mails and/or text messages to mobile phones of an...

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Posted on: March 21, 2022

City Awarded $1.7 Million from Federal Government to Launch Body Worn Camera Program

Body Worn Camera Program

The City of Hollywood’s Police Department has been awarded $1.7 million in federal funding for 250 body worn cameras (BWCs) and associated infrastructure and equipment in support of a new program within the Department. As part of the $1.5 trillion omnibus...

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City News Updates
Posted on: May 2, 2022

Homeowners Assistance Funding Available

Homeowner Assistance Fund

The Homeowner Assistance Fund (HAF) was established under Section 3206 of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 and provides more than $676 million in financial assistance to Florida through the United States Department of the Treasury. The state of Florid...

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Posted on: January 27, 2022

3 Minutes to Understanding the Budget Process

3 minutes to understanding the budget process

CLICK HERE to watch a short informational video on the Budget Process here in the City of Hollywood.

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Posted on: February 15, 2022

Turn Your Passion Into a Career!

Hollywood is Hiring Apply Today WEB 2

The City of Hollywood and Hollywood Police Department have positions available for entry-level and high skilled employees. Search for open positions and apply

BENEFITS INCLUDE: #• 200 hours of vacation leave per year• 8 hours o...

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City News Updates
Posted on: April 11, 2022

Register for Notify Me and Stay Connected!

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Subscribe to Notify Me to receive updates and information about community news and happenings. Subscribe to an unlimited number of email lists to receive email or text message updates for more information you have requested. Sign up today!

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Posted on: April 19, 2022

COVID-19 Testing and Vaccinations

FREE COVID Testing and Vaccinations

COVID-19 Testing Sites in Hollywood

Boulevard Heights Community Center Location: Florida Department of Health in Broward County, in partnership with the City of Hollywood hosts a free COVID-19 Walk-Up Testing Site at the Boulevar...

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Posted on: September 20, 2021

Get Help Fast using the "HOLLYWOOD CONNECT" App

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The City's new customer service platform, “Hollywood Connect,” powered by Rock Solid Technologies, allows residents, business owners and visitors to report concerns directly to City Hall for resolution. The easy-to-use app allows you to submit service req...

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Posted on: March 14, 2022

New Horizons Now Available

New Horizons

New Horizons contains important information about what’s going on in your City, including news from your Mayor and Commissioners, information on City programs, services and events and public safety updates.  READ NEW HORIZONS NOW

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Posted on: January 5, 2022

Use caution on where you test & vaccinate for COVID-19

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From roadside tents to empty store fronts, testing and vaccination sites are popping up across South Florida. Residents are urged to use caution as many of these locations are charging money for testing, not returning results, or are requiring credit card...

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Posted on: January 24, 2022

New Information Available: Hollywood Beach Culture and Community Center Redevelopment Proposal

HBCCC Redevelop Project

The City is working with the Related Group on a public-private-partnership for the redevelopment of 1301 S. Ocean Drive. The proposed business agreements are now available for review.

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

City Services Available Online

Online Services

BUILDING DIVISION:

Use the online self-service system to submit, monitor, and pay for your building permits and schedule inspections. Hollywood customers can also apply and receive approvals for associated Broward County permits using the ePermitOneStop on...

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City News Updates
Posted on: November 18, 2021

City of Hollywood Earns Perfect Score in 2021 LGBTQ+ Municipal Equality Index

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The City of Hollywood received a perfect score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation’s 2021 Municipal Equality Index (MEI). The MEI examines how inclusive municipal laws, polices and services are of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transge...

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Posted on: April 7, 2022

City Celebrates Historic Preservation Month 2022

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Historic Preservation Month is celebrated throughout the Country during the month of May. This program was created by the National Trust for Historic Preservation to spotlight preservation efforts by local governments and communities. As a Certified Local...

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City News Updates - Development
Posted on: April 11, 2022

Infrastructure Enhancements Along N. 26th Avenue Scheduled To Begin

26th Ave

This summer along N. 26th Avenue, in the North Central Neighborhood, the Department of Public Utilities will be gearing up to begin a Utility Replacement Project. In coordination with this project, starting immediately after, the Development Services, Eng...

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News Flash

Posted on: April 11, 2022

Learn to Swim Programs Offered at Driftwood Community Pool

Learn to Swim at the Driftwood Community Pool

The summer swimming season is right around the corner and registration is now open for those interested in learning how to swim. The City of Hollywood is an authorized provider of the American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim program. Courses are geared to teach p...

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Posted on: February 15, 2022

Join Our Team!

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Are you ready to begin your dream career in law enforcement or are you an experienced officer ready to make your next career move? The Hollywood Police Department is the place for you! HPD is currently hiring candidates who qualify in three different ways...

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City News Updates - Police
Posted on: February 15, 2022

Therapy Dog, K-9 Casey

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Over the past several years, the law enforcement profession has introduced Therapy Canines into the ever expanding tool box of resources in an effort to improve our service to the community.  These dogs have proven to be a valuable resource in re...

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City News Updates - Police
Posted on: February 15, 2022

Hollywood Police Explorer Program

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The Hollywood Police Explorer program provides our youth with an opportunity to learn about a career in Law Enforcement, enhance their leadership skills, and make a difference in their community.

Who can be an H.P.D. Explorer? You are between the ages of 1...

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News Flash

Posted on: May 19, 2022

Affordable Connectivity Program

Affordable Connectivity Program

The Affordable Connectivity Program is an FCC benefit program that helps ensure that households can afford the broadband they need for work, school, healthcare and more. The benefit provides a discount of up to $30 per month toward internet service for el...

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Posted on: February 9, 2022

City Awarded Over $16.2 Million from State for Sustainable Projects Through Resilient Florida Grant

Hollywood-Awarded-16.2 million in matching grant funding

The City of Hollywood has been awarded over $16.2 million in matching grant funding for three environmental resilience projects in the City to help address the impacts of sea level rise, tidal flooding and storm surge. As part of the $404 million Resilien...

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Posted on: June 15, 2021

Spotlight on Education in Florida's Hollywood

Take Pride in Our Schools

Education is a top priority for families residing in and relocating to the City of Hollywood. Some of the best and most innovative schools in the state are located here. Learn more about the Pre-K -12 public schools options here in Hollywood.

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Posted on: February 9, 2022

Hollywood Is On The Map!

MAP Broward

Cycle 1 approved MAP Broward Projects in the City of Hollywood total approximately $11.7 Million. Learn more here.

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Posted on: August 11, 2021

Bicycle Mobility Master Plan

Bicycle Mobility Plan

The City of Hollywood has a strong foundation for bicycle mobility with a network of local streets that surround a vibrant, historic downtown, world-famous oceanfront promenade, and expanded urban core. The City Commission has approved a Comprehensive Cit...

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Posted on: August 9, 2021

City-wide Stormwater Master Plan Workshop Recap

Stormwater Workshop

The Department of Public Utilities hosted two public workshops this summer to discuss the City's ongoing Stormwater system assessment and flooding mitigation plans. The workshops were an opportunity for the public to share their past experiences ...

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Posted on: March 10, 2021

Read More on a Variety of Important Topics

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Read more about a variety of different Hot Topics

SPOTLIGHT STORIES Home - City Spotlight
Posted on: January 26, 2020

Strategic Plan for the Future

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The Strategic Plan encompasses the City of Hollywood’s vision to become “South Florida’s top city to live, learn, work, invest, and play.” As one of the many municipal governments in South Florida, the City Commission and Administration recognize that thi...

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News Flash

Posted on: April 11, 2022

Building Safety Inspection Program

40 Year Inspection Program

The City of Hollywood works with Broward County to ensure buildings in Hollywood that are 40 years old or older are in compliance with the Broward County 40-Year or Older Building Safety Inspection Program.  When a building reaches 40-years or ol...

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40yr or Older Building Safety Inspection Program Home - City Spotlight - Development
Posted on: April 12, 2022

Oracle - the City of Hollywood's Online Permitting Portal

ePermit Online Service Portal

In an effort to build on the City’s Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) efforts, Development Services has partnered with Oracle to develop an online permitting system streamlining all aspects of the building permit and inspection process. Beginning January...

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News Flash

Posted on: April 11, 2022

Summer Meal Program

Summer Meal Program

Breakfast, lunch and a snack are offered for free to all children ages 18 and under during the summer break as part of the USDA Summer Feeding Program. Meal times vary depending upon the designated location, please call the City's Community Cente...

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Meal Locator Home - City Spotlight - Parks
Posted on: April 11, 2022

Register for Summer Camp

Summer Camp

M.O.S.T. Camp, S.E.A Camp, Sunshine Summer Camp and Jr. Beach Lifeguard Camp registration is happening now. Register your children today!

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News Flash

Posted on: January 26, 2020

Police Body Cameras

Body Worn Camera Program

The City of Hollywood’s Police Department has been awarded $1.7 million in federal funding for 250 body worn cameras (BWCs) and associated infrastructure and equipment in support of a new program within the Department. As part of the $1.5 trillion omnibus...

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Posted on: January 26, 2020

Public Service Announcements

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The Hollywood Police Department is working to keep you safe. Below are different PSA's that were put out on our social media channels that give information about upcoming city events, safety messages, or crime trends.

Credit card skimmers are out there. Sc...

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