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Updated: Section of Flagler Avenue to close July 6 – 8
Temporary closure of a one-block section of Flagler Avenue has been postponed until Monday. The section of roadway will be closed from July 6 – 8 for utility work and is between Cooper Street and N. Atlantic Avenue, according to Kyle Fegley, New Smyrna Beach city engineer.
Businesses along Flagler Avenue will be open throughout project.
During the [...]
Central Beach Neighborhood Plan meeting July 11
Residents, property owners and business owners are encouraged to attend the second Central Beach Neighborhood Plan meeting at 9 a.m., Saturday, July 11, at the Coronado Civic Center, 150 South Pine St., New Smyrna Beach.
“This meeting will provide stakeholders in the neighborhood with an opportunity to identify top priorities that the City should focus on [...]
July happenings in the NSB Waterfront LOOP
JAM at Summer Concert Series July 2
The free Summer Concert Series will feature Jeremy and Andrea Mix playing variety music from 6:30 – 7:45 p.m., Thursday, July 2, in Old Fort Park. In the event of rain, the concert will be rescheduled. Weekly concerts continue through July 30. The park is on the corner of Sams Avenue [...]
July 12 deadline to purchase personalized playground pickets
New Smyrna Beach residents and visitors have a little more time to support the soon-to-be-rebuilt Manatee All Children’s Playground in Riverside Park by purchasing a personalized fence picket. The fence will encircle the new, ADA-compliant playground.
The deadline to purchase pickets has been extended to July 12.
Fence pickets may be individualized with up to 18 letters. [...]
Children’s playground in Riverside Park to close for summer
Construction of a new, accessible playground in Riverside Park gets underway next week in New Smyrna Beach. Demolition of the current playground begins Monday, June 22. The new playground is expected to open at the end of August, according to Faith Miller, New Smyrna Beach maintenance operations manager.
“We’ll be replacing this heavily-used structure with a [...]