Port of Palm Beach | On The Water's Edge
Palm Beach County Cares Press Conference

County Residents and Organizations Come Together to Show Puerto Rico and USVI They Care 

The Port of Palm Beach hosted a press conference on Wednesday, October 11, for Palm Beach County Cares, community leaders committed to making a difference in the lives of those devastated by this year’s hurricane season. The group is spearheading efforts to collect supplies and donations for the rebuilding of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Click here to read more. To donate and volunteer, visit www.PalmBeachCountyCares.com.  

Jake Award Presentation

Port of Palm Beach District Railway Earns 2016 Jake Award

In 2016, the Port of Palm Beach District Railway achieved a perfect safety record with no reported injuries. In recognition of this outstanding achievement, the American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association has honored us with the 2016 Jake Award. Read more

Grand Celebration

Grand Celebration Resumes Cruise Schedule on December 23

Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line's Grand Celebration was chartered by FEMA to house the National Guard and first responders, as they help to rebuild the communities of St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands. The ship will resume its  2-night cruise schedule from the Port of Palm Beach, beginning with the December 23, 2017 sail date. Click here to read more. 

October is "Plan a Cruise Month" – a worldwide movement to learn more about, plan, and take a cruise vacation. Contact Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line today to plan your holiday to Grand Bahama Island! 

(800) 995-3201

Ship's Registry: Bahamas. 

Rescued Turtles

63 Turtles Rescued at the Port of Palm Beach

Last week's stormy days brought in an unusual blanket of seaweed in the Port's Slips. And much to the surprise of workers along the docks, this dense accumulation of seaweed also brought dozens of tiny visitors: green, loggerhead and hawksbill hatchlings! Between Wednesday, October 4 and Friday, October 6, 63 turtles were rescued and transported from the Port to Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno Beach. 

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Board Meetings

Upcoming Commission Meetings

  • October 19, November 16, December 21

You're invited to attend our Board of Commissioners meetings, held at 4:00 pm in the Board Room, on the 6th Floor at the Port's Maritime Office Complex (MOC). The MOC is located at 1 East 11th Street in the City of Riviera Beach. Agendas and Minutes are posted on our website: bit.ly/2nBZbh6.


From the Archive: An Aerial View of Port Life in 1930.

Port of Palm Beach, 1930
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