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Free Showerheads and Faucet Aerators

Free Showerheads & Faucet Aerators

In an effort to save water, money and the environment, the City of Margate provides free, high-efficiency water faucet aerators and showerheads to qualifying residential customers. You can pick up your water-conserving devices Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. at the Department of Environmental and Engineering Services Administration Building, located at 901 NW 66th Avenue. If you have any questions or need additional information, please call Aaron Tauber at (954) 972-0828 or click here.

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Do Your Part to Fight the Bite!

Margate residents are encouraged to take every precaution to prevent the spread of the Zika virus and other diseases from mosquitoes. To help prevent the breeding of mosquitoes, drain any standing water in and around your home. Fight the bite by using repellent with DEET or other effective substance, wear long pants and sleeves when outdoors, and repair broken screens on windows and doors.

If you experience a problem with the pesky pests, please contact the City's Public Works Department to request mosquito control spraying. City personnel, who are professionally trained and licensed by the Florida Department of Agriculture, will conduct a special spraying in your area. Click here to request mosquito spraying in your area.

Be a Part of the 4th of July Parade

Be a Part of Our 4th of July Parade

Be a part of the City of Margate's 4th of July parade! Now is the time to enter your parade application and show us if you are the most patriotic. Awards will be given to the Best Overall Entry in the following categories: Private Business, Non-profit, and Margate Family. Entry deadline is June 30th. For more information and to download the parade application, go to margatefl.com/4thofJuly.

Margate Sports Complex and Southeast Park Closed

Parks Closed for Construction

Please be advised that the City of Margate Parks and Recreation Department has closed the Margate Sports Complex located at 1695 Banks Road, and Southeast Park located at 655 SW 50th Avenue, for construction.

At the Margate Sports Complex, crews are currently making enhancements to the baseball dugouts. And, at Southeast Park, crews are working on replacing the sod and sod maintenance. Stay tuned for updates on when these parks will reopen.

Summer Boom Health Expo on June 20th

Summer Boom Health Expo 

The Northwest Focal Point Senior Center will host the 2018 Summer Boom Health Expo from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, June 20th. This free expo will take place at 6009 NW 10th Street, Margate.

This event is free and open to the public. Participants will learn about free and paid services for senior citizens, retirement facilities in the area, hurricane preparedness, the Broward County 211 Program, transportation options and more. A variety of doctors with various specialties will be available. Biometrics screenings will be done by Baptist Health. More than 25 vendors are currently registered to participate. For more information, please call (954) 973-0300 or click here.


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