Boca Mag

Delray Tests the Water, Candidates Line Up & More

by Boca Mag | December 1, 2020
“Delray Beach must test the city’s water for a year to monitor the level of cancer-causing chemicals. The Florida Department of Health issued the order last week in a letter to Utilities Director Hassan Hajidmiry. In his response to the state, Hajidmiry said he had planned to ask ...

Gretsas Faces His Own Black Friday This Week

by Boca Mag | November 19, 2020
“As I wrote Tuesday, Long serves on the city’s planning and zoning board and also is board chairman of the Palm Beach County Soil and Water Conservation District. Long used his district email account to send a recent finding by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility that ...

Delray Beach Mayor Shelly Petrolia On the Offensive Again

by Boca Mag | November 17, 2020
“Delray Beach Mayor Shelly Petrolia wants to purge a member of the planning and zoning board for saying something that she didn’t like. Rob Long is that board member. A civil engineer by training, he’s also chairman of the Palm Beach County Soil and Water Conservation District. ...

Boca City Council Fills Empty Seat, Delray Politics Flare Up Again and More

by Boca Mag | October 29, 2020
“A report on Delray Beach’s reclaimed water program concluded that the many problems resulted from “a lack of institutional control.” Tallahassee-based Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility has issued a news release saying that Delray Beach’s drinking water ...