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Posted on: February 6, 2019

FREE Tax Preparation Offered by IRS Certified Volunteers

Broward Tax Pro

  • Annual income of $75,000 or less
  • Daytime, evening and weekend hours
  • Taxes completed by Certified Tax professionals

The services are available in Hollywood at the Hispanic Unity of Florida at 5840 Johnson Street. Click here to schedule an appointment...

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Posted on: February 15, 2024

Important Information Regarding the Upcoming City Commission Meeting

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The City will be conducting its Regular City Commission meeting on Wednesday, February 21st at 1 p.m. at City Hall, 2600 Hollywood Blvd Room 219 with Citizens' Comments at 5 p.m. In-person comments are accepted for Agenda Items, other than Presen...

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Agendas City News Updates
Posted on: February 8, 2024

Partnership for Engaged Neighborhoods

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The Partnership for Engaged Neighborhoods (PEN) program strengthens community, encourages civic engagement, connects neighbors, and inspires two-way communication and collaboration between civic associations and the City.

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Posted on: January 22, 2024

Memorial Healthcare "One City at a Time" Mobile Health Vans

MHS mobile health center

Medical professionals with expertise in both pediatric and adult medicine are on-site to provide the following health related services and resources, regardless of insurance status:

  • Medical exams and health screenings
  • Vaccinations
  • School physicals
  • Nutritional...
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Posted on: February 15, 2024 | Last Modified on: September 26, 2016

Reconfiguration of Grant Street and N 14 Avenue

Grant St and 14th Ave

In response to resident concerns about traffic in the area, a traffic calming project will begin on February 26th at the intersection. The project includes realignment of the intersection by removing approximately 2,000 sq. ft. of asphalt, creating a new ...

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Posted on: February 6, 2024

Scam Alert - Vacation Rental License Program

Important Notice

The City has been made aware of an email phishing scam regarding the Vacation Rental License Program. The email contains the subject line "2024 VRL Properties owner Information Verification.” It looks authentic, includes the City's...

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Posted on: February 8, 2024

Full Road Closure Van Buren St. between N 20th Ave & N 21st Ave

Traffic Alert Road Closure

The east and westbound lanes on Van Buren Street, just east of S 21st Avenue to S 20th Avenue will be closed for approximately four months beginning Monday, February 12. The closure is in conjunction with construction of the Soleste building that&rsqu...

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City News Updates
Posted on: January 29, 2024 | Last Modified on: September 26, 2016

Partial Road Closure - A1A near Azalea Terrace

Traffic Alert Road Closure

City of Hollywood Department of Public Utilities are relocating a 20” force main line on the west side of A1A near Azalea Terrace. Beginning on Monday, February 5th, two southbound travel lanes of A1A/South Ocean Drive will be closed from Monroe...

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City News Updates
Posted on: January 30, 2024 | Last Modified on: September 26, 2016

Hydrant Flow-Testing Underway

Hydrant Flow Testing

Fire hydrant flow-testing is underway in the area of N. SR 7/441, west to Davie Rd Extension and from Sheridan St, north to Stirling Rd. This is required routine maintenance that will take place through approximately mid-March.

City News Updates
Posted on: January 29, 2024 | Last Modified on: September 26, 2016

Monitor Ownership Activity on Your Property

BCPA Owner Alert

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Posted on: December 13, 2023

New Horizons Now Available

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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.  New Horizons is available in...

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Posted on: November 22, 2023

City of Hollywood Earns Perfect Score in 2023 LGBTQ+ Municipal Equality Index

Municipal Equity Index Score 100

The City of Hollywood earned a perfect score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation’s 2023 Municipal Equality Index (MEI) for having programs and policies that are inclusive of the LGBTQ+ community. Cities are rated based on non-di...

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Posted on: November 1, 2023

Expanded Service Areas & Weekend Shuttle Service Available

Sun Shuttle Free Public Transportation Service

  • Use promo code FREERIDEWEST for free rides in Zones 2 and 3. 
  • Text to request a ride!  561-281-7236 in Zones 2 and 3

  • Weekend Shuttle Service Now Includes the Yellow Green Farmers Market

Over the past several years, the City has been focused...

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City News Updates
Posted on: January 23, 2024

City Street Light Replacement Project Underway

City-Owned-Street Light Replacement Program

A welcoming neighborhood includes a well-lit street that improves pedestrian and vehicle visibility and a sense of personal security. When streets are properly lit, especially at street crossings, it can encourage a walkable neighborhood, improve security...

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Posted on: May 3, 2023

Hollywood Boulevard/26th Avenue Mast Arms Replacement Project

Traffic Alert Road Closure

TRAFFIC ALERT: 

The City’s Design and Construction Management office is replacing the existing mast-arm traffic signal supports at City Hall Circle. The City's contractor, AUM Construction, will be working at the intersection of...

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Posted on: September 27, 2023

FDOT Lighting and Signalization Project Update

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The Florida Department of Transportation will be upgrading lighting and signalization at the intersection of Sheridan Street and N 46th Avenue. Construction is anticipated to begin in October and is estimated to be completed in early 2024, pending weather...

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City News Updates
Posted on: June 2, 2023

Adopt a Catch Basin to Help Control Flooding in Your Neighborhood

Adopt a Catch Basin Volunteer Program

Help to control flooding in and around your neighborhood by adopting a catch basin. Take a look at it at least once a month, clean it as needed, and earn points for rewards for helping to prevent flooding and waterway pollution! Learn more!

Adopt A Catch Basin Volunteer Program City News Updates
Posted on: July 14, 2023

Orangebrook Golf Course Redevelopment Project

Orangebrook

In July 2023, the City Commission approved the Comprehensive Agreement and Ground Lease between the City and GCF Development & PPG Development for the redevelopment of the Orangebrook Golf and Country Club, as part of a Public-Private Partnership (P3)...

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Posted on: April 27, 2023

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. Information on the proposed project is available for review.

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Posted on: September 23, 2016

Planning & Development Board

Planning and Development Board Minutes

The Planning & Development Board promotes excellence in urban design when considering development applications outside Historic Districts and Historic Sites. The board meets the second Thursday of the month, except during the month of August.

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Posted on: February 14, 2024

City of Hollywood Recognized as a Gold Level 2023 Cigna Healthy Workforce

Gold Cigna award

The Cigna Healthy Workforce Designation evaluates organizations based on the core components of their well-being program, including leadership and culture, program foundations and execution, policies and accommodations, and additional areas. Organizations...

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Posted on: December 28, 2023

Dive Hollywood’s Reefs!

Offshore Reef Guide Spotlight

But what exactly are coral reef ecosystems and why should you check them out?

Coral reefs are large underwater ecosystems that have been formed over hundreds of years by invertebrates called coral polyps! These coral polyps come in all shapes, colors, and ...

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Posted on: November 3, 2023

"The Garden of We" COVID-19 Memorial

COVID Memorial

The “Garden of We” utilizes meaningful symbolic choices to create a memorial that references the shared experiences of the COVID-19 pandemic (2020-2023). A garden within the existing Kiwanis Park, located at 3400 Johnson Street, transforms the memorial in...

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Posted on: December 19, 2023

Beach Renourishment Project on Hollywood Beach

Shore Proection Project

Project Update:

Now that turtle nesting season is over, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineer contractor has resumed work in Broward County. Having just completed work in Hallandale Beach, they have begun work at the south end of Hollywood Beach. They will conti...

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Posted on: November 30, 2023

Hate Crimes Community Meeting

Hate Crime Community Meeting

The Broward State Attorney's Office hosted a community meeting on Hate Crimes at Hollywood City Hall. Learn what qualifies as a crime, how to report it and how the Broward Hate Crimes Unit pursues it.

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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 Commissi...

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Posted on: June 21, 2023

City Encourages Property Owners to Assist in Iguana Control

iguana control

The Green Iguana poses a serious threat to native and endangered species in Florida. The iguana is considered an invasive species in our state, and more than just a pest to property owners, this lizard can cause extensive damage and spread disease through...

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Posted on: May 10, 2023

Hollywood Adds Laayoune, Morocco as Sister City

Sister Cities Morocco

Founded by President Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1956, Sister Cities International is a nonpartisan 501(c)(3) nonprofit which serves as the national membership organization for individual sister cities, counties, and states across the United States. This netw...

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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: 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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