Palm Beach County Resources
Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches – 401 N. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach, FL 33401 * (561) 833-3711 / Fax: (561) 833-5582
The Chamber of the Palm Beaches and its website provide information on the entire county of Palm Beach – arts & culture with a list of current events, business and employment, education, government,, sports and recreation, visitor information on attractions, accommodations and shopping, relocation information for the county, information on chamber membership and benefits, their newsletter and other available publications, an online roster of chamber members, and links to resources for global trade, technology and investment.
City of Boca Raton – 201 W. Palmetto Park Rd., Boca Raton, FL 33432 * (561) 393-7708
The City and its website provide general information on the community and on government. Additional sections are proposed that will include community information: recreation areas and community centers – beaches, parks and tennis centers, libraries, and their activities and events, educational classes, club meetings, and athletic programs.
Chamber of Commerce of Delray Beach – 64 SE 5th Avenue, Delray Beach, Fl 33444 * (561) 278-0424
The Delray Beach Chamber and its website provide business and community information similar to the Boca Chamber. With its proximity to Boca Raton, many residents and visitors make use of its amenities and activities.
Palm Beach County, Government – 301 S. Olive Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401 * (561) 355-2001
Palm Beach County and its website provide information on county government and community services.
Broward County Resources
Broward County, Government – 115. S. Andrews Ave., Governmental Center, Room #421, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301 *(954) 357-7000
Broward County’s website provides a wealth of information and links on the Broward and Ft. Lauderdale area – chambers of local municipalities, county convention and visitors bureau, cultural organizations, education sites, state and federal agencies, county government agencies, plus much more.
University of Florida, Bureau of Economic and Business Research (BEBR)
- UFL Main Web Page
- BEBR Main Web Page
- Address: 221 Matherly Hall, P.O. Box 117145, Gainesville, FL 32611-7145
- Tel: (352) 392-0171 / Fax: (352) 392-4739
Since its founding in the early years of the Warrington College of Business 65 years ago, BEBR has become a leading source of data and analysis for Florida. Their professional staff conducts a wide range of research and service activities to provide reliable information about economic, demographic and business trends to both the private and public sectors within the state and throughout the nation. They provide a wide range of publications to enable business leaders, policymakers, public officials and other interested citizens to make informed decisions about moving Florida to a better future.
Other Publications / Websites Resources
The Insider’s Guide is a comprehensive, in-depth guide to the Boca Raton and Palm Beach area. It is part of a series of guides for various cities across the US. The guides are sold as books, and the website is the online version of the entire 470-page book. You’ll find recommendations for beaches, parks and sports information, shopping, dining, schools and colleges, and hundreds of annual festivals, attractions and cultural events. For people relocating to the area, you will find chapters on real estate, retirement, healthcare and education. The information covers the major cities of Palm Beach County from North Palm Beach and Jupiter south to Boca Raton, and includes some highlights from the Ft. Lauderdale area in Broward County.