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Posted on: October 7, 2021

Free COVID-19 testing has returned to New Smyrna Beach City Gym

Aerial photo with directions overlaid pointing to New Smyrna Beach City Gym at 1000 Live Oak St.

The City of New Smyrna Beach in partnership with Nomi Health, a direct healthcare company coordinating COVID-19 testing and vaccination efforts across the country, announce the return of a COVID-19 testing site at New Smyrna Beach City Gym at 1000 Live Oa...

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

Help mark NSB storm drains and learn about runoff on Oct. 28

A volunteer displays a storm drain marker in each hand.

Volusia County Environmental Management will host a storm drain marking event at 9 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 28. Participants will meet at the Hiles Boulevard parking lot, 4516 S. Atlantic Ave., New Smyrna Beach, and travel to several storm drains in the area.&...

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Posted on: October 22, 2021

Join up now! Volunteer to serve on a city advisory board

Photo of the dais in the James W. Hathaway Commission Chambers

Ready to take action and start developing your future vision of New Smyrna Beach inside City Hall? Volunteer to serve on a city advisory board today! Please see our current openings below, visit http://bit.ly/3l41dpk for a full list of a...

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Posted on: October 8, 2021

Economic Development Strategic Plan workshop scheduled for Oct. 28

Flyer detailing information about an Oct. 28 Economic Development Strategic Plan Workshop

You're invited to share your input regarding the City of New Smyrna Beach's Economic Development Strategic Plan priorities to encourage a stronger local economy on Thursday, Oct. 28 from 2 to 6 p.m. in the Brannon Center at 105 S. Rivers...

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Posted on: September 27, 2021

Celebrate Halloween at Oct. 29 Track or Treat event

Flyer of four illustrated children in costumes with text "Halloween Track or Treat" and event

Leisure Services is putting a spooky new spin on a free Halloween favorite this year at "Track or Treat!" Be at the New Smyrna Beach Sports Complex football stadium at 2335 Sunset Dr. on Friday, Oct. 29 from 4 to 6 p.m. to show off your cool cos...

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Posted on: October 4, 2021

If it's October, it's Breast Cancer Awareness Month in New Smyrna Beach

Photo of a New Smyrna Beach Fire Department engine wrapped in pink with pink ribbons

From our Police Department donning pink badges to our Fire Department wrapping an engine in pink to our Maintenance Operations Department sporting fresh pink T-shirts in our parks and along our streets, Breast Cancer Awareness Month is enthusiastically ob...

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Posted on: October 26, 2021

Two neighborhood meetings for proposed local historic districts on Oct. 30 & Nov. 6

Detail of a map depicting the boundaries of a proposed New Smyrna Beach Local Historic District

Two neighborhood meetings organized by Planning Department staff to give presentations and answer questions about two proposed local historic districts will be held on:

  • Coronado Local Historic District: Saturday, Oct. 30 at 9 a.m. in the Coronado ...
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Posted on: September 21, 2021

Vendors wanted for Oct. 29 Track or Treat event at NSB Sports Complex

Flyer reading "Vendors needed for Track or Treat October 29, 2021." Call 3864102890 for detail

Our Leisure Services Department is bringing ?? Halloween ?? to the New Smyrna Beach Sports Complex this year at "Track or Treat" on Friday, Oct. 29! Join in the fun and get your business or nonprofit directly engaged with city residents and visi...

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Posted on: October 20, 2021

Have you botany plants lately? Community Garden plots now available

Overhead photo of the Community Garden with yellow boxes and numbers highlighting available plots

With temperatures gradually cooling, it's a great time to secure a plot and develop your green thumb in our New Smyrna Beach Community Garden.

Located at 505 Mary Ave. in our Historic Westside neighborhood, the garden features 36 plots available on a first...

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Fight the bite and dispose of tires right on Oct. 30

Photo of three loose tires with information on Volusia County Mosquito Control's Tire Amnesty Day

Volusia County Mosquito Control will hold a tire amnesty event from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 30, at Volusia County Mosquito Control, 801 South St., New Smyrna Beach. Only residential tires will be accepted, and there is a limit of 20 tires per pers...

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Posted on: October 25, 2021

New hospital plans, Glencoe Road storage facility, and more on Nov. 1 Planning & Zoning Board agenda

November 2021 Development Activity Report map showing construction projects and their locations

The Planning & Zoning Board, made up of seven resident volunteers, will host their next regular meeting on Monday, Nov. 1 at 6:30 p.m. in the James W. Hathaway Chambers at 214 Sams Ave. to consider the following items:

  • Voluntary annexation of 1.06 acre...
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Posted on: October 5, 2021

Streetscape project brings new fence to Historic Westside's Heritage House

Before-after photo showing the Heritage House's old wood fence at left, new vinyl fence at right

The Mary S. Harrell Black Heritage Museum's Heritage House is the latest local landmark to benefit from a new Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) streetscape project as its aging wooden fence was recently replaced with a brand new vinyl one.

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Posted on: October 8, 2021

2021 State of the City address set for Nov. 2

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Join us on Tuesday, Nov. 2 in the Brannon Center at 105 S. Riverside Dr. when Mayor Russ Owen takes the stage to deliver his 2021 State of the City address covering city finances, public safety, recent ribbon cuttings and events, departmental accomplishme...

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Golf tournament to support NSBHS Barracuda Band on Nov. 13

Flyer for the Matthew J. Krajewski Memorial Golf Tournament. Call 3866904451 for details.

Come out and support the New Smyrna Beach High School Barracuda Band at the Matthew J. Krajewski Memorial Golf Tournament on Saturday, Nov. 13 at Hidden Lakes Golf Club located at 35 Fairgreen Ave. Entry fees of $75 per player and $275 per foursome covers...

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Posted on: September 19, 2021

Volusia Forever accepting land purchase nominations through Nov. 15

Photo of a swamp-marsh with text "Volusia Forever Program Call for Nominations Deadline Nov. 15&#

A wildly popular conservation program is gearing up to purchase and preserve lands that will benefit humans and wildlife for years to come.

Approved by taxpayers in 2000 and 2020, Volusia Forever finances the acquisition and improvement of environmentally ...

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Two NSB artists to be featured in Nov. 16 Naturally Volusia ECHO exhibit

Detail of Cathy Berse's painting Down River 18 by 22 inches oil on canvas

Meet the artists behind the new exhibit in the Ocean Center’s ECHO (ecological, cultural, heritage and outdoor) Gallery from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 16, at the Ocean Center, 101 N. Atlantic Ave., Daytona Beach. The artists will be available ...

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Posted on: October 23, 2021

Four NSB locations featured in Nov. 19 Farm Tour

Volusia County Farm Tour logo of illustrated fruits and vegetables, horses and cows, and a field

The agricultural industry is the silent engine of Volusia County’s economy with local farmers creating jobs, feeding families and pumping more than $780 million into the local economy.

Residents can visit eight of the more than 1,500 farms in Vol...

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Posted on: September 28, 2021

Libraries to offer anti-racism conversation kits through Feb. 28

Flyer reading "Check out VCPL's new Anti-Racism Family Conversation Kits" with multicolored

Families and individuals can check out anti-racism conversation kits at any of the 14 branches of the Volusia County Public Library beginning Friday. The kits were made possible by a grant from Florida Humanities.

The conversation kits are meant to help me...

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