Saturday, March 4, 2017

Boat Tour along the Intracoastal.

Have you ever heard of the Palm Beach County Planning Congress? Learn more and consider becoming a member using this link. For example, here is an upcoming event:

When: Saturday, March 11th from 7:30 to noon.
Where: Sailfish Marina, 98 Lake Drive, Palm Beach Shores

The Planning Congress is chartering the Palm Beach Water Taxi, leaving from Sailfish Marina, for a tour of the Intracoastal. We will travel south towards downtown West Palm Beach, while hearing from Palm Beach County Environmental Analyst Jennifer Baez, as she discusses the County's efforts to improve water quality in the region.
     We will also be stopping at the newly redeveloped Riviera Beach Marina. This project, funded in part by the city CRA includes a new community building and amphitheater. Riviera Beach CRA Director Scott Evans will give a brief tour providing insight regarding the project's impact and future plans.

A light breakfast will be provided.
2.0 AICP credits.
Event is $30 for members. One additional guest for $35.

You may recall a very well-attended conference last year hosted by the Palm Beach County Planning Congress, City of West Palm Beach, West Palm Beach Downtown Development Authority, and the Treasure Coast Regional Planning Council (TCRPC). Lake Worth’s Director of Community Sustainability, William Waters, gave a presentation about our little City: