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Posted on: January 14, 2022

Shores Officials Honored for Distinguished Service

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The City of Daytona Beach Shores is honored to have received two awards in the Volusia League of Cities’ 2021 Distinguished Service Awards. City Clerk/Human Resources Director Cheri Schwab was selected as Administrative Employee of the Year, and...

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Posted on: January 12, 2022

City Manager Michael Booker Announces Retirement

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City Manager Michael T. Booker, who has focused on providing an excellent quality of life for the residents and visitors of Daytona Beach Shores as the City has grown and developed during his 22 years as City Manager, has announced that he will retire thi...

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Posted on: January 19, 2022

New Creative Caregiving Program at Shores Community Center

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The City of Daytona Beach Shores is partnering with Atlantic Center for the Arts to offer a new Creative Caregiving program for caregivers and their care partners.

Registration is now open for this free program, with each session limited to 20 people (10 p...

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Posted on: December 29, 2021

Let us Help You with Your New Year’s Resolutions

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Active lifestyle and recreation are the pillars of a vibrant and healthy quality of life in Daytona Beach Shores. Let us help you reach your goals in 2022!

The Shores Community Center

The Shores Community Center is a hub of classes and social activities suc...

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Posted on: December 21, 2021

Shores Detective enjoys 'Major League' Career Path

Photo of Detective Ed Hickox at his desk at Public Safety with inset photo of Hickox as an umpire.

Ed Hickox credits a combination of skill and luck in achieving his dream of becoming a full-time Major League Baseball umpire in 1999, after 16 years of working his way up through the ranks.

When he and 21 fellow MLB umpires lost their jobs during a union ...

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Posted on: November 23, 2021

New Optical Sights Improve Safety

Detective Gary Malphurs provides training to Public Safety Officers at gun range.

The Daytona Beach Shores Department of Public Safety has upgraded its department handguns by adding red dot optical sights -- becoming the first law enforcement agency in Volusia County to adopt the technology for both handguns and rifles for an entire ag...

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Posted on: October 12, 2021

The New Budget Year

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Thanks to a strong commitment to financial responsibility, the City was able to reduce property taxes by 27% overall this year – while fully maintaining the high level of city services and quality of life residents and visitors expect and enjoy.

The City C...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Rent the Community Center

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The City of Daytona Beach Shores offers the ability to rent out portions or the entirety of the Community Center for: 

  • Business Organizational Functions
  • Parties
  • Special Interest Clubs
  • Weddings
  • Other Uses

Check out our Rental Page for more information!

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Get the Pelican Newsletter

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Our quarterly newsletter is mailed to residents of the Shores. It is also available on this website and at various City buildings. The Pelican contains useful information about upcoming meetings and events, City activities and other useful tips (storm pre...

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Posted on: January 4, 2021

COVID-19 Updates

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Visit the Volusia County COVID-19 site for information on testing, vaccines and regular updates

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