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JULY 2019
SCHOOL BASH
Short Video: Commissioner Weiss participated in the Back to School Bash at the Convention Center
CLASS OF 2020

Leadership Palm Beach County

Commissioner Weiss has been selected to the Leadership Palm Beach County (LPBC) Class of 2020. LPBC is a nonprofit organization that brings together leaders from the public, private and nonprofit sectors to build and steward a vibrant, interconnected community.

Commissioner Weiss said "I am proud to be joining the 2020 Class of Leadership Palm Beach County.  and I look forward to spending a year becoming more informed and working with my fellow classmates making our community a better place."

From Left to Right: Motasem Al-Turk, Traffic Division Director; Niels Heimeriks, Assistant to Comm. Weiss; David Ricks, Engineering Department Director; Commissioner Weiss; Marcelino Alicea, Public Works Assistant Superintendent; Virginia Savietto, Assistant to Comm. Weiss; and Luisa Alarcon, Executive Assistant 
WITH THE ENGINEERING DEPT.

Traffic, Roads & Bridges

Commissioner Weiss and his staff visited The Engineering & Public Works Department to learn about its operations and how it impacts county residents. 

Engineering & Public Works is responsible for administering the County’s Five Year Road Program, operation and maintenance of the County-owned roads and bridges,.

The  Engineering & Public Works Department currently maintains:

  • 3,500 lane miles of roadway
  • 2,250 miles of sidewalk
  • 2,500 acres of mowing
  • 40 miles of shellrock roads
  • 3.5 miles of drainage canals/ditches 
  • Approximately 300 bridges (including 8 bascule and 1 swing bridge) guardrail throughout the county road system
SALES TAX HOLIDAY

Back-to-School
From Friday, August 2
Until Tuesday, August 6, 2019

 

During this sales tax holiday, no sales tax will be collected on purchases of:

• Clothing, footwear, and certain accessories selling for $60 or less per item
• Certain school supplies selling for $15 or less per item
• Personal computers and certain computer-related accessories selling for $1,000 or less per item, when purchased for noncommercial home or personal use

This sales tax holiday does not apply to:
• Any item of clothing selling for more than $60
• Any school supply item selling for more than $15
• Books that are not otherwise exempt
• Computers and computer-related accessories purchased for commercial purposes
• Rentals or leases of any eligible items 
• Repairs or alterations of any eligible items
• Sales of any eligible items in a theme park, entertainment complex, public lodging establishment, or airport

For more information click here

CERTIFICATION WORKSHOP

Are you interested in learning about certification and its benefits?

Come out and learn about the process of certification and how to do business with the participating agencies.  Staff will be on hand to answer your questions and help you navigate the procurement systems when responding to government bids.

For more information contact Angie Whitaker at 561-616-6849 or click here

FARM SHARE
SENIORS HELPING SENIORS
SAVE OUR PETS STICKERS

Pet Safety Sticker Program

Palm Beach Fire Rescue is working with a nonprofit to distribute Pet Safety Stickers to county residents.
If you have pets, you want to get this sticker and put it on or near your front door. It lets first responders know that there are pets in the home.

Get your free pet sticker by emailing Lance Berkowitz rxcaneman@gmail.com

Have any ideas, suggestions, concerns?

Contact Us!

We are here to help you!
Administrative Assistants to Commissioner Gregg K. Weiss:

Niels Heimeriks
Constituent Issues
NHeimeriks@pbcgov.org

Office: 561-355-4966   Cell: 561-371-1089

Virginia Savietto 
Constituent Issues
VSavietto@pbcgov.org

Office: 561-355-2209   Cell: 561-324-9621

Paul Razza 
Scheduling & Constituent Issues
PRazza@pbcgov.org

Office: 561-355-2202  

Website: www.pbcgov.com/D2
Email us as a group: district2@pbcgov.org


Contact PBC Commissioner Gregg Weiss, District 2 at:
301 N. Olive Avenue, 12th Floor
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Tel: 561-355-2202
Email: district2@pbcgov.org
Website: www.pbcgov.com/D2
Follow us on social media:
Facebook: @GreggWeissPBCCommissionerD2
Twitter: @GreggPBC

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