Short Term Rental Legislation

To:  Fellow Flagler Beach Residents From:  Jane Mealy, City Commission Chair Subject:  Short Term Rental Legislation Date:  February 6, 2018 The Florida State Legislature is currently in session and is continuing its attack on “Home Rule”, despite the fact that, in 1968, Florida voters amended the State Constitution to delegate Home Rule authority to municipalities…

Polar Plunge

4th Annual Polar Plunge for Special Olympics   On Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. the 4th Annual Polar Plunge will take place in Flagler Beach.  Registration starts in Veterans Park at 9:00 a.m. and the actual “Plunge” into the Atlantic Ocean is set for 10:15 a.m. The purpose of the Polar Plunge is…

Beach Access/Dune Crossovers Damaged

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT Subject: Winter “Bomb Cyclone” – Beach Access/Dune Crossovers Damaged Date: January 4, 2018 Last night’s high tides associated with the winter “Bomb Cyclone” severely damaged many of our City’s Beach Access/Dune Crossover locations. Earlier today City Staff conducted an inspection of all City Beach Access/Dune Crossover locations. Effective today, Thursday, January 4,…

Holiday Safety Tips

Holiday Safety Tips – On-Line Awareness The on-line holiday shopping season is in full swing and each year scammers and hackers are looking for different, inventive ways to gain access to your personal information.  Please be alert and aware as you shop and interact on-line.  The following safety tips are provided to help keep your…

Toys for Tickets Results

3rd Annual – “Toys for Tickets” Results   The Flagler Beach Police Department is proud to announce the completion of its 3rd annual “Toys for Tickets” program.  This year’s response from our community has been incredible!   The campaign began Monday, November 13, 2017 and concluded Tuesday, December 12, 2017.  During the thirty (30) days…

Force Main Break

On December 10, 2017 at approximately 5:00 AM, a ten inch (10”) steel sewer force main ruptured at the intersection of South 22nd Street and Daytona Avenue.  The rupture occurred approximately four feet (4’) below ground surface. City Staff responded within thirty (30) minutes and began making necessary repairs.  The force main break was repaired…

Winter Holiday Safety Tips

Winter Holiday Safety Tips The winter holiday season is always a special time of year and the following safety tips are being provided in a proactive effort to make this the safest season possible.  We can never be too careful, too prepared or too aware; so please share this information with family, friends and neighbors.…

Active Email Scam

“Active E-mail Scam – Stop the Grinch” The Flagler Beach Police Department is providing this announcement in an effort to warn citizens in our community that there is an active e-mail “scam” occurring locally. “Scammers” are looking to profit on a deal that’s too good to be true. The good news is that there have…