News Flash

Posted on: September 26, 2022

Storm and Flood Safety Information

Hurricane Ian

Hurricane Ian (Update 5:00 p.m. 9-28-22)

As of the 5 p.m. advisory from the National Hurricane Center, Hurricane Ian made landfall just south of Punta Gorda near Pirate Harbor and  remains a category 4 hurricane with maximum winds of 145 mph. Whil...

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City News Updates
Posted on: September 27, 2022

Declaration of State of Emergency - Hurricane Ian

State of Emergency Declared for Hollywood

Pursuant to Chapter 252, Florida Statutes, and Section 1.01 of the Charter of the City of Hollywood, I, Josh Levy, Mayor of the City of Hollywood, designated as a City Official empowered to declare that a State of Emergency exists within the boundaries of...

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City News Updates
Posted on: September 27, 2022

Parking Fees Suspended in City-operated Downtown Garages Only

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To assist Hollywood residents who live in low-lying areas, from 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 27 to 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 29, parking fees will be waived in the two City-operated downtown Hollywood garages only. Hollywood residents can park...

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City News Updates
Posted on: September 27, 2022

Helpful List of Who to Call

Contact Us

Report a water main break, water outage, sewer emergency, or storm water issue by calling 954.921.3046. This is the same number to call to report issues after hours, on weekends and holidays.

Please call Utilities Customer Service at 954.921.3938 during no...

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City News Updates
Posted on: September 26, 2022

New Virtual Parking Permit Program Launching October 3rd

Your Plate Now Parking Permit

The City’s new virtual parking permit system launches on Monday, October 3rd. This new virtual system will use a vehicle owner’s license plate as their parking permit, thereby eliminating the need for physical paper permits to be issued or displayed. From...

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Current Parking Program Details City News Updates
Posted on: September 16, 2022

City-owned Homes For Sale

City Property for Sale

Two fully renovated homes are available for sale, along with up to $70,000 in purchase assistance to qualified, eligible homebuyers. Learn more about the sale of these City-owned properties.

Homes For Sale City News Updates
Posted on: September 12, 2022

We Want to Hear From You! Take the Business Visitation Program Survey!

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The Business Visitation Program is underway and we want to hear from you! The City, in partnership with the Greater Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, has launched a joint venture to survey business owners and stop by to visit businesses Citywide. The goal of...

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City News Updates
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Proposed Highland Gardens & North Central Sidewalk Improvement Project

Gracewood Sidewalk Program

The City of Hollywood is applying for a grant to fill in missing sidewalk sections in the Highland Gardens and North Central Neighborhoods.  The primary purpose of this project is to improve pedestrian safety by providing a safe network of interc...

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City News Updates
Posted on: September 15, 2022

City Director Appointed to Serve on Florida League of Cities Legislative Policy Committee

Florida League of Cities Legislative Policy Committee Appointment

The Florida League of Cities, the united voice for Florida’s municipal governments, announced that City of Hollywood Director of Financial Services David E. Keller was recently appointed to serve on the Florida League of Cities 2022-2023 Finance, Taxation...

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City News Updates
Posted on: August 5, 2022

Traffic Alert: N. Park Road Sidewalk & Roadway Improvement and S. 52nd Ave Paving Project

Traffic Alert

Full Roadway Closures Planned for S. 52nd Ave just south of Washington Street  

Portions of S. 52nd Ave. just south of Washington Street and the roundabout that was constructed on Hillcrest Drive and its intersection with Parkview Drive w...

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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: June 6, 2022

Sheridan Street Bridge over the Intracoastal Closing and N. 26th Ave from Sheridan to Taft Closure

Traffic Alert

Sheridan Street Bridge over the Intracoastal Waterway

The SR 822/Sheridan Street Bridge over the Intracoastal Waterway will be fully for closed for approximately 90 days beginning Monday, June 13, weather and unforeseen conditions permitting. Eastbound tra...

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City News Updates
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.

Budget and Performance Management webpage 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: 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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Hollywood Connect Application City News Updates
Posted on: May 31, 2022

Multiple Roadway Projects Taking Place in Hollywood

MAP Broward

Broward County Transportation Surtax Rehabilitation and Maintenance (R&M) Projects Taking Place in Hollywood 

Beginning in early June and continuing for 7-8 months, multiple paving and resurfacing roadway projects are set to begin in ...

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MAP Website City News Updates
Posted on: June 9, 2022

It's Rainy Season. Drain and Cover to Prevent Mosquitoes!

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Although mosquito season seems to be year-round in South Florida, it becomes a problem during the rainy summer months. This is the time of year when those pesky mosquitoes find even more opportunity to breed, and most of the time, we can help fight the bi...

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City News Updates
Posted on: June 21, 2022

COVID-19 Testing and Vaccinations

FREE COVID Testing and Vaccinations

COVID-19 Testing Sites in Hollywood

Please note - the Boulevard Heights Community Center testing site is now closed.

INSURANCE REQUIRED

Please note: As of March 19, 2022, the following testing locations operated by Curative are no longer able to offer free t...

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City News Updates
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.

Learn More Here City News Updates
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: 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.

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION City News Updates
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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News Flash

Posted on: July 20, 2022

Home Buyer Purchase Assistance

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The City of Hollywood extended an existing agreement with Broward County for the administration of the Home Buyer Purchase Assistance Program. Funding will assist eligible first-time homebuyers with a deferred-payment, Conditional Grant up to $50,000.00 t...

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City News Updates - Development

News Flash

Posted on: July 13, 2022

Swim Central Learn to Swim

Learn to Swim at the Driftwood Community Pool

The Children’s Services Council of Broward County has partnered with Broward County’s SWIM Central program provide a coupon to help off-set the cost of swimming instruction for children and their families. The coupon is redeemable for ...

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Additional Info... City News Updates - Parks
Posted on: July 13, 2022

ArtsPark Movie Night

Movie Night Fridays 8-10 PM

See a free family friendly flick every Friday at the ArtsPark at Young Circle in Downtown Hollywood. Lawn seating is available, so bring a blanket or beach chair for comfort. As a reminder, City parks are plastic and foam free. Single-use items, like plas...

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News Flash

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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City News Updates - Police

News Flash

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: 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.

Additional Info... Home - City Spotlight
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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Additional Info... 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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Apply, Pay and Track the progress of your permit Home - City Spotlight - Development

News Flash

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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Home - City Spotlight - Police
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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