On Memorial Day, let us never forget!

This month we will also pay tribute to veterans on Memorial Day. We honor those soldiers, sailors, airmen and marines who died for our country.We honor those who fought for us. Peace has meaning the protected will never know. Each soldier who falls is a great tragedy. Though each death is a tragedy we honor […]

Unleash the Power of Age!

Every year since 1963, May has been the month to appreciate and celebrate the vitality and aspirations of older adults and their contributions and achievements. It is a proud tradition that shows our nation’s commitment to honor the value that elders continue to contribute to our communities. This year’s Older Americans Month theme -“Unleash the […]

May: A month of Special Tributes


  Mothers are everything for us when we are small…our lives revolve around her. For everything that we need we call mother. To protect us from all perceivable dangers, we want her around us. To take us, out we hold her arms. To kiss away our wounds, we run to her. And for a warm […]

Looking better as a team


    Life is learned as we are instructed by the people are most dear to us and the evolving events that through experience, teach us as they erase our ignorance and replace it with wisdom. Butterflies and Bullfrogs teach us how the process of metamorphosis can make a caterpillar and a tadpole something that […]

From the Desk of Commissioner Dorsett

From the Desk of Commissioner Dorsett

In West Park, I am often referred to as the “Economic Development Commissioner”. It is a distinction that I am extremely proud of being associated by. The future of West Park has much to do with taking full advantage of economic development opportunities that will shape our competitive edge and sustain our economic viability. During […]

From The Desk Of Commissioner Fyffe

Hello Neighbors, Come celebrate EARTH DAY with us. The City is having a Recycling Fair. The date is Saturday, April 27, 2013 beginning at 10:00 in the morning. This event will take place on the front lawn of City Hall. Many booths will be set up on the lawn and a variety of vendors will […]

From The Desk Of Commissioner Mack

West Park… What a wonderful place to live in. If you don’t have the same sentiment about where you live, please call me or make an appointment so we can figure out what would make you happy, or at least content to live, work, or play in our Wonderful Community, we call home. Spring is […]

Special Delivery!

A Special Delivery of $50,000 from the Florida Democratic Party was delivered to the VFW Post 8195 by Minority Leader Senator Chris Smith, Minority Leader Representative Perry Thurston, Senator Oscar Braynon and Representative Shevrin Jones. Congratulations to our Veterans and Special Thanks to our Legislatures!

Spring is in the air

This winter weather has been a rollercoaster for our community and thankfully, sunshine is on the horizon. Spring is such a wonderful time of the year since it is a reminder of new life blossoming before our eyes. Spring is also known as a time of renewal. This is certainly true with regards to the […]

Help us help Stay Informed

As you browse through this issue of your Cities newspaper, you will recognize that West Park is a city on the move. Over the years many positive changes have been implemented, programs, and events aimed at strengthening and revitalizing our community. Our major successes are many that have left our city cleaner, safer, and have […]

Gun Safety and Responsibility

“In an effort to address the problem of rising gun violence in our nation and in our community, the Broward Sheriff’s Office is developing a multifaceted public safety campaign that will focus on reasonable gun control measures, enhanced school safety precautions and responsible gun ownership”. Often times people view me only as the sheriff of […]

Pet Fire Safety Reminder from BSO Fire Rescue

Take Safe Measures Before Your Home Is Threatened Further Readings • Excessive Anger Can Be Bad for Your Heart • Anger Danger in Stroke Patients • Death by Angry Outburst • Why Am I So Angry? Tips to Control Your Anger Problem • Being Angry All the Time Hurts Heart • Always Angry? Lungs May […]

Business Tax Receipts Frequently Asked Questions

What is Local Business Tax? The Business Tax is a tax for the privilege of engaging in or managing any business, profession or occupation within the city limits. In order to operate a business based in the City of West Park, you will need to pay the Business Tax. Whether your business is operated from […]

West park city events

West park city events

The City’s recent “Extreme Mailbox Makeover” program was a great success. Congratulations to the recipients of the second set of new mailboxes awarded from the “Extreme Mailbox Makeover” contest. During the City Commission Meeting in Wednesday, February 20, 2013, the Commission awarded the last set of mailboxes from the “Extreme Mailbox Makeover program. The installation […]

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Upcoming Events

  1. Mommy Fitness and Conditioning

    April 13 @ 10:00 am - May 30 @ 5:00 pm
  2. Mommy Fitness and Conditioning

    April 14 @ 10:00 am - May 19 @ 5:00 pm
  3. “Guys and Dolls, Jr.” is a sure bet at Area Stage Company!

    April 17 @ 8:00 pm - April 19 @ 8:00 pm
  4. Black Male Youth Mental Health Conference

    April 18 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
  5. Mini-Zoo Camp: April 18, 2014

    April 18 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm