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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Recreation Center Survey

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This survey will be used to help identify unmet needs for leisure and recreation services in our Village.

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Posted on: July 27, 2018

Transportation Survey

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Council Member Vince Arena would like to know if you are interested in the Village providing transportation services to various locations in the Village, similar to what is offered for Tequesta Fest with the trolley service.

To take the survey, click the survey link below.  

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Posted on: August 1, 2018

Council to hear Citizen Comments during Workshops

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The Village Council changed its procedures and extends an opportunity for residents to comment during both Regular Council Meetings and Council Workshops. Council is dedicated to hearing from our residents and believes this will provide a better opportuni...

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Posted on: July 26, 2018

Village Manager Vacancy Updates

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The Village of Tequesta is conducting an executive search for its next Village Manager

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The Village of Tequesta is currently conducting an executive search for its next Village Manager. After 18 years of service, Village Manager Michael Couzzo will be retiring on December 31, 2018 and a national search commenced on June 7, 2018...

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Posted on: July 23, 2018

US 1 Paving Begins 7/29/18

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Paving on US 1 is scheduled to begin on Sunday, July 29, 2018. This work will take place nightly between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m. and will require one additional lane closure. One travel lane will remain open in each direction at all times.

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Tequesta Drive Railroad Crossing Closure 8/18/18 - 8/21/18

Rail Road Crossing Closure August 18-21 2018

The roadway grade crossing will be under a full roadway closure for four days:

  • DAY 1 – (Begin 7:00 am) MOT detour put in place, Track Panel rehabilitation built off-line and demolition of existing crossing surface begins (saw-cutting of ...
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Posted on: May 16, 2018

Register for Emergency Alerts

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Hurricane season is approaching. Are you signed up to receive emergency alerts?

Nixle will allow us to send important, valuable community information directly to residents using this latest technology.

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

2018 Tequesta Business Guide

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The 2018 Business Guide is now available. Businesses that have paid and are current on their annual business tax receipts as of April 1, 2018 are included.

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

Comp Plan

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The Village's Comp Plan is a compilation of goals and objectives for land use, recreation and housing.

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Posted on: March 21, 2018

Register for Emergency Alerts

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In the event of an emergency, alerts will be sent to those who have registered their landline phones, cell phones and emails.  To sign up to receive these alerts, visit the link below.  

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

PACE (Property Assessed Clean Energy) Program

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The Village of Tequesta Council voted to adopt the Palm Beach County Pace Program. The PACE Program has four providers available to the residential and commercial owners in Tequesta. For more information, visit PACE's webpage.

Benefits for residential property ownersLower utility bills and a more comfortable home are the big benefits of home energy efficiency. By combining proper equipment maintenance and upgrades with recommended insulation, air sealing, and thermostat setting...

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Posted on: March 6, 2018

Golf Cart Safety

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Recently we’ve been getting complaints of Golf Carts being driven on roadways and we wanted to make a post to clear up some of the confusion. Some laws apply to state of Florida, and some laws/rules apply to Village of Tequesta.

We’ve created a small FAQ to help address the questions we’ve been getting regarding use of golf carts and low speed vehicles. If you aren’t sure of a rule, call the police station at (561) 768-0500 and ask to speak with an o...

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Posted on: April 16, 2018

Mayor and Vice-Mayor Appointments

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Congratulations Mayor Brennan and Vice-Mayor Paterno

Following the swearing in at the April Council Meeting, Council reorganized and elected current Mayor Abby Brennan to serve as Mayor for the sixth consecutive year and Tom Paterno was elected to serve as Vice-Mayor.  Vice-Mayor Paterno previously...

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Posted on: April 16, 2018

Newly Sworn in Council Members

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Council Members Laurie Brandon (Seat 3) and Kristi Johnson (Seat 5) were sworn in on April 12, replacing long time members Steve Okun and Frank D’Ambra. Council Member Vince Arena, first elected in 2008, ran unopposed and returned for his sixth term.

Two new Council Members assumed seats on the Village of Tequesta Council and were sworn in on Thursday, April 12 at 6:00 p.m.. Council Members Laurie Brandon (Seat 3) and Kristi Johnson (Seat 5) replaced long time members Steve Okun and Frank D’...

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Posted on: March 6, 2018

Tequesta Chooses New Police Chief

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After recently completing an extensive nationwide search for a new police chief, the Village of Tequesta plans to appoint Mr. Gus Medina from East Brunswick, New Jersey.

Mr. Medina will replace Chief Christopher Elg who retired after a 33-year career in law enforcement to accept an active duty assignment with the U.S. Coast Guard in Washington, DC.

Tequesta’s comprehensive, layered recruitment process involved a ...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

US 1 “Complete Streets” Project Update - February 2018

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Grr! What is with the orange barrels on US 1 and why now when “season” is in full swing?!
Those are questions I am asked a lot! I’ve prepared this update and FAQs with answers. Please share with friends and neighbors.

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

8th Annual Chili Cook-off and Beer Tasting Event

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Now Accepting Sponsors

Proceeds to benefit Honor Flight (25%) an organization that sends WWII veterans to Washington to see their WWII memorial; F.O.P.S., Inc. (25%) established to support Tequesta Public Safety Departments; Operation 300 (25%) an organization that hosts advent...

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Posted on: October 25, 2017

7th Safest City in Florida

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The Village of Tequesta is pleased to be ranked the 7th Safest City in Florida as a result of our commitment to the safety and security of our residents.  

SafeWise released its “20 Safest Cities in Florida” report on October 2...

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Posted on: September 21, 2017

2017/2018 Budget

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

Boat Permits are Required

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Notice to Watercraft Owners

Permit Application

On April 4, 2016, Village of Tequesta Council passed Ordinance 6-16, creating an amendment to Article III, Division II. Sections 46-73 and 46-74; requiring the creation of a no-fee permit for the parking and/or storage of all watercraft ...Read on...

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Posted on: June 19, 2017

Receive Emergency Alerts from the Village

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Extending Emergency Notifications to an All-in-One Approach - Communications from the Village – “Your Way”

Click here to sign up for Alerts from the Village. 

The Village of Tequesta uses the communications service - Nixle to communicate important information to our residents.

Nixle allows us to send important, valuable community infor...

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Posted on: July 18, 2016

Florida Heat can be Deadly to People and Pets Left in Cars

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In 2016, Florida Governor Rick Scott signed a bill making it legal to break into locked vehicles to rescue pets or vulnerable people believed to be in mortal danger from overheating. The bill provides immunity from civil liability for the damage caused by...

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