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Posted on: September 27, 2023

FDOT Lighting and Signalization Project Update


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 2024 and is estimated to be completed in early 2024, pending we...

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City News Updates
Posted on: August 8, 2023

Expanded Service Areas & Weekend Shuttle Service Available

Sun Shuttle Free Public Transportation Service

Over the past several years, the City has been focused on providing additional public transportation choices for residents and visitors alike. As of September 1st the City, in partnership with the Hollywood Community Redevelopment Agency, and Circuit Tran...

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City News Updates
Posted on: September 20, 2023

Florida Division of Emergency Management Residential Mitigation Grants Available

Important Notice

Mitigation is the reduction or elimination of potential risk to life and/or property. Mitigation is a cost-effective way to avoid future damage from disasters, such as flooding or high winds. Typical residential mitigation projects include:

  • Structure Acqui...
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City News Updates
Posted on: September 12, 2023

"University Station" Brownfield Redevelopment Designation Proposed

Brownfield Redevelopment Designation

The University Station project is moving along with construction of the mixed-use development.  This Public Private Partnership (P3) project was approved by the City Commission in October 2022, and calls for a mixed-use development comprised of r...

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City News Updates
Posted on: August 24, 2023

Get Ready for King Tides


Unusually high tides, also known as King Tides, are expected periodically through late November. Flooding in low-lying areas is more likely during this time of the year due to the close proximity of the moon which creates King Tides. These seasonal high t...

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Posted on: May 30, 2023

Flood Safety

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Flood Safety Tips

Call 911 if floodwater impacts your home and creates an emergency situation such as a fire.

  • Report a storm water issue or an emergency utility issue by calling 954.921.3046. This is the same number to call to report urgent utilities issues...
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City News Updates
Posted on: August 7, 2023

City Street Light Replacement Project Set To Begin

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: July 27, 2023

Johnson Street Nightly Closure at I-95 Overpass

Traffic Alert

The FDOT widening of I-95 over Johnson Street began on Wednesday, August 2nd and is expected to be completed by December 29, 2023. Nighttime construction may require a full closure of Johnson Street. These activities will typically be done Sunday Night th...

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City News Updates
Posted on: August 7, 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.  READ NEW HORIZONS NOW

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Posted on: June 25, 2023

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: 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


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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City News Updates
Posted on: May 3, 2023

Downtown Hollywood Streetscape Project

Hollywood Blvd Streetscape Project

Construction has begun on the Hollywood Boulevard Streetscape Project. Temporary detours can be expected. Businesses remain open during construction.

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Posted on: April 25, 2023

Intersection Improvement Project - Johnson St. Dixie Hwy FEC Railway & N 21st Ave

Traffic Alert

On May 1, 2023, Weekley Asphalt Paving, Inc. began construction of intersection improvements at Johnson Street, Dixie Highway, Florida East Coast (FEC) Railway, and N 21st Avenue in Hollywood. Improvements include the replacement of the existing span wire...

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City News Updates
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.

Posted on: February 28, 2023

Sea Turtle Nesting Season

Sea Turtle Nesting Season

The 2023 Sea Turtle Nesting Season is underway, which takes place every year from March 1st through October 31st. During this time, the City of Hollywood’s “Turtle Friendly Lighting Ordinance” is in effect, when the City&...

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City News Updates
Posted on: November 23, 2022

City of Hollywood Earns Perfect Score in 2022 LGBTQ+ Municipal Equality Index

municipal Equity Index

The City of Hollywood earned a perfect score of 100, plus earned 9 additional flex points on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation’s 2022 Municipal Equality Index (MEI) for having programs and policies that are inclusive of the LGBTQ+ commu...

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Posted on: December 20, 2022

City Services Available Online

Online Services


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: October 25, 2022

Dedicated Website Launches for Hollywood Police Headquarters Project

New Police Headquarters Project Website

Take a moment to visit the new Hollywood Police Headquarters Project website. The website features:

  • General Project Information
  • Project Updates/Documents
  • Photos
  • Timelines
  • FAQs
  • Contact Information 
  • Recordings of public meetings
  • Opportunities for the publi...
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Dedicated Project Website City News Updates
Posted on: April 11, 2022

Register for Notify Me and Stay Connected!


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: 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: 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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News Flash

Posted on: July 10, 2023

Hurricane Preparedness Guide for Construction Projects

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Preparing your team

Project contractors must instruct their teams on hurricane preparedness and safety plans before the hurricane season begins. This plan explains the timeline and steps the contractor must take to safeguard the project site in a storm. Th...

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News Flash

Posted on: June 21, 2023

City Encourages Property Owners to Assist in Iguana Control

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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: June 20, 2023

Beach Renourishment Project on Hollywood Beach

Shore Proection Project

Project Update:

The Army Corp stopped the Beach Renourisment work on April 30, 2023 for sea turtle nesting season. They were able to finish the state park area and approximately 100’ south of the state park near The Renaissance. The Army Corp will resume t...

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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: 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: 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: August 18, 2023

Community Development Community Survey

Take the Survey Online

The City of Hollywood expects to receive funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) to support the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program which will help to address affordable housing and community development needs....

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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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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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