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Posted on: April 16, 2021

Evander Collier IV Selected to Serve the Residents of Cocoa as the Next Chief of Police

Police Chief Evander Collier IV headshot and Cocoa Police Department logo

Evander Collier IV out of Jacksonville, Florida has been selected to serve the residents of Cocoa as the next Chief of Police. Collier who has served in the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office for over thirty years in various leadership roles, includi...

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Posted on: April 30, 2021

2021 Drop Savers Poster Contest

Drop Savers Poster Contest Division 3 Winner_Cocoa Utilities Dept

The Cocoa Utilities Department invited students in the Cocoa water service area to participate in the Florida Section of the American Water Works Association’s (FSAWWA) "Drop Savers" poster contest. Students in grades K-12 were encoura...

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

City of Cocoa Fiscal Year 2021 Budget Document - Now Available

Adopted Budget Fiscal Year 2021. Serving the community with PRIDE. City of Cocoa.

The City of Cocoa Finance Department has published the Fiscal Year 2021 Budget Document.

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Posted on: March 19, 2021

Cocoa Donates 7 Pallets of Bottled Water to Texas

Cocoa City Council and Staff on hand in front of the pallets of water being donated to Harris County

In February, Mayor Michael Blake with approval from City Council, requested a donation of Cocoa water be made to our neighbors in Texas who were in need due to the destruction from the winter storm that passed through there earlier in the month. With the ...

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Posted on: March 15, 2021

City of Cocoa Awarded a $2.3 million FEMA Grant

Stormwater run-off going down a drain

FEMA has approved a grant of $2,319,585 to help the City of Cocoa improve drainage along Fiske Boulevard and the Broadmoor Acres Subdivision during a storm.

The proposal was submitted to FEMA after Hurricane Irma in 2017 as part of their Hazard Mi...

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

Amazon to Open New Delivery Station in Cocoa

Delivery vans in loading lot area

Amazon Logistics plans to open a new delivery station located in Cocoa. The new delivery station will power Amazon’s last-mile delivery capabilities to speed up deliveries for customers around Brevard County.

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

Cocoa Now Offers Online Building Permits

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In an effort to continue to provide a high level of service to the Cocoa community, the City of Cocoa is now offering online permitting for things such as window replacements, plumbing and electrical work, fences, HVAC replacement, sheds and more. All per...

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Posted on: February 25, 2021

Council permits expanded outdoor dining options due to COVID-19

Outdoor dining area in front of Village Idiot Pub in Cocoa Village

On Wednesday, May 6, 2020, Cocoa City Council approved a resolution establishing a limited permit-outdoor seating area for local restaurants to be able to expand dining options for patrons while under the seating capacity limitations ordered by the State ...

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Posted on: January 13, 2021

Cocoa Now Offering Same Day Permitting

Customers being assisted at the Building and Permitting Department at the City of Cocoa

The City of Cocoa is now offering same day and over the counter permitting options every Wednesday from 8-11am. Same day and over the counter permitting will take place on Wednesdays from 8-11 am with complete permit applications submitted. Applications w...

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