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More than 1,300 Observations and 600 Species Recorded During PBC Parks for Pollinators BioBlitz

During the month of September, the Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department (PBC Parks) participated in the national Parks for Pollinators BioBlitz campaign, which is aimed at raising public awareness about the importance of pollinators and the role parks play in advancing pollinator health and native habitat.

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County Officials Opened New District Park West of Boynton Beach

Back row: Palm Beach County officials, staff and PBC Parks mascot, Oakly,  cutting red ribbon | Front row: Members of local youth soccer teams and children
Back row: Palm Beach County officials, staff and PBC Parks mascot, Oakly, cutting red ribbon | Front row: Members of local youth soccer teams and children

On Saturday, September 24, Palm Beach County officials celebrated the opening of phase I of Canyon District Park, located at 8788 Senator Joe Abruzzo Avenue, Boynton Beach.

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Glades Community Celebrated Phase II of Orange Bowl Field

Orange Bowl Field Phase I Grand Opening Video

On September 10, Palm Beach County in partnership with the Orange Bowl Committee officially opened the second phase of Orange Bowl Field at Glades Pioneer Park in Belle Glade.  The Orange Bowl Field is part of PBC Parks’ initiative to break down social justice barriers making parks and open spaces accessible to everyone and to be a champion of inclusiveness, fairness and social equity in the Glades Region.

Canyon District Park Opens September 24

Image description: Soccer ball with color splash design in the background with shadows of three children playing different sports and title "Canyon District Park"
Image description: Soccer ball with color splash design in the background with shadows of three children playing different sports and title “Canyon District Park”

County officials will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 24 to commemorate the opening of phase I of Canyon District Park, located at 8788 Senator Joe Abruzzo Avenue, west of Boynton Beach. The event will take place immediately after Palm Beach County’s Canyon Branch Library groundbreaking ceremony scheduled for 9:00 a.m. at 8802 Boynton Beach Boulevard.

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