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Posted on: June 11, 2021

Learn to surf in 2021 with Jimmy "Fast" Lane through Aug. 13

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Learn the basics of surfing and competition this summer at this year's Jimmy Lane Surf Camp for boys, girls, and families!

Jimmy "Fast" Lane is a professional surfer once rated among the top 50 in the world, and as a certified lifeguard has been ...

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City of NSB News
Posted on: May 28, 2021

Free Summer Concert Series returns to Riverside Park July 8 through Aug. 26

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Don't miss the last performance of our Free Sunday Concert Series when acoustic trio Thompson-Browne takes the stage Sunday, June 6 from 3 to 4:15 p.m. under the gazebo on Riverside Park.

After that, take five for a month before recapturing the go...

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City of NSB News
Posted on: July 26, 2021

Voluntary annexation, managing western growth on Aug. 2 Planning & Zoning Board agenda

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The Planning & Zoning Board, made up of seven resident volunteers, will host their next regular meeting on Monday, Aug. 2 at 6:30 p.m. in the Brannon Center at 105 S. Riverside Dr. to consider the following items.

  • Voluntary annexation and rezoning requ...
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City of NSB News
Posted on: July 19, 2021

Say hello to the new face of City Hall: Administrative Specialist II Travis Kendrick!

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Ever ready to render a friendly greeting from the lobby's front desk while performing supporting tasks for the City Clerk's Office, he took a brief timeout from his orientation to answer three questions.

Q: Tell us about yourself. What&am...

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City of NSB News
Posted on: July 21, 2021

Volunteer to serve on a city advisory board today for a better tomorrow

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Please see below for current openings and visit http://bit.ly/3l41dpk or contact the City Clerk's Office at clerk@cityofnsb.com or (386) 410-2630 for further details.

Airport Advisory Board: One (1) Vacancy

The A...

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City of NSB News
Posted on: April 1, 2021

City of NSB still a sanctuary for monarch butterflies

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As part of our ongoing commitment to being certified as a Monarch City USA, two raised plots in the city's community garden at 505 Mary Ave. have been replanted with milkweed and nectar plants, which monarch butterflies rely on for food and shelt...

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City of NSB News
Posted on: February 10, 2021

Take an 18-hole video tour of historic New Smyrna Golf Club

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Designed by world famous golf course designer Donald Ross in 1948 and first opened for play in 1953, our historic New Smyrna Golf Club located at 1000 Wayne Ave. is a haven for both local and visiting golfers alike. Excellent year-round conditions and rec...

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City of NSB News
Posted on: July 1, 2021

Turnbull Street Dog Park closed until further notice effective July 5

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Effective July 5, Turnbull Street Dog Park at 1220 Turnbull Street will temporarily close until further notice due to concerns raised by nearby residents during the City Commission's June 22 regular meeting. The move comes after commissi...

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City of NSB News
Posted on: July 29, 2021

County libraries cancel programs

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Due to the recent spike in the number of COVID-19 cases, the 14 branches of the Volusia County Public Library system have canceled all indoor, face-to-face programs for youths and adults. 

There are no plans at this time to close the branches, and...

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City of NSB News
Posted on: July 20, 2021

FLOW staff to visit New Smyrna Beach library Aug. 5

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Employees from Florida Licensing on Wheels (FLOW) will staff a mobile unit from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 5, in the parking lot of the New Smyrna Beach Regional Library, 1001 S. Dixie Freeway.

Drivers can renew or reinstate their license, change an o...

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City of NSB News
Posted on: July 28, 2021

FDOT begins construction on S.R. 44 safety improvements at I-95

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 The Florida Department of Transportation has begun construction on the State Road 44 Operations & Safety Improvements Project in New Smyrna Beach. This project will provide safety and roadway improvements on S.R. 44 from the Interstate 95 in...

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City of NSB News
Posted on: July 16, 2021

Download the new "Volusia County Beaches" app

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Out with the old, in with the new! The free and completely redesigned Volusia County Beaches app provides real-time updates on beach ramps and staffed lifeguard towers, as well as important information like beach conditions and off-beach parking locations...

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City of NSB News
Posted on: July 14, 2021

$20 million in rental assistance available

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Volusia County’s Emergency Rental Assistance program has over $20 million available to assist households that have experienced a financial hardship during the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible households may receive up to 12 months of assistance for rent or uti...

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City of NSB News
Posted on: July 1, 2021

Health officials issue rabies alert

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The Florida Department of Health in Volusia County (DOH-Volusia) issued a rabies alert for New Smyrna Beach and portions of unincorporated Volusia County. This is in response to a horse that tested positive for rabies on June 29.

All residents and...

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City of NSB News
Posted on: July 23, 2021

Watch our Summer 2021 Video Development Activity Report here

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From a new pier at Buena Vista Park to NSB's first Chipotle Mexican Grill and everything in-between, we're covering capital improvement projects, construction currently underway, and projects still in the approval pipeline in our Summer ...

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City of NSB News
Posted on: July 1, 2021

Notable celebrations in the month of July

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July 1: Canada Day – National day of Canada, a federal statutory holiday celebrating the anniversary of the July 1, 1867, enactment of the British North America Act, 1867, which united three colonies into a single county called Canada.

July 2: Th...

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City of NSB News
Posted on: July 14, 2021

County plans free Explore Volusia programs in August

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Learn about Volusia County’s conservation lands and land management practices during free Explore Volusia programs in August. Environmental specialists will lead a variety of outdoor adventures. 

Registration is required; call 386-736-59...

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