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 […]

Notice Of Bid Invitation City Of West Park Bid No.: 13-0318

The project consists of removal and reconstruction of existing parking lot for drainage improvements. The new pavements will include parking lot, emergency access entrance; relocation of entrance, two roundabouts, landscape, electrical and other incidental items. The project will impact the western 1.1 acres (approximately) of McTyre Park and is located east of SW 56th Avenue. […]

From the Desk of Commissioner Fyffe

I am sitting in my office listening to the rain pouring down outside. Hooray, Yippee, finally we are getting a much needed downpour. Soon the days will heat up, we will close the windows and turn on the AC. At this time of season, FPL does their FREE Ceiling Insulation Program. FPL will come to […]

Honoring our own unsung military heroes

On Saturday, February 9th, the Charmettes Incorporated of Broward County held their Third Annual Cancer Research and Scholarship Fundraiser- A Supper Club Gala. The theme was “Honoring our Unsung Military Heroes.” Three of West Park’s own were honored: Sergeant Vernon Nelson, Corporal JC Hardemon and Sergeant Marvin Price. Sergeant Nelson received numerous medals, two Purple […]

One Community, One Cause- Walking for Cures!

Visions of Images, Inc. will present One Community, One Cause- Walking for Cures taking place at McTyre Park located 3501 SW 56th Ave in West Park on Friday, April 12th beginning at 7pm thru Saturday, April 13th at 7am. Unlike any other event, the 12-hour One Community, One Cause- Walking for Cures event will bring […]

You win or lose based on what you choose

Every four years, the world’s attention turns to the summer Olympic Games. For a few days, men, and women from around the globe gather to compete against the best. Amazing records are broken, and new ones are set at these games. Just a few decades ago, track-and-field experts proudly declared that no runner could break […]

The City and the Health Foundation of South Florida Installed Fitness Zones at Mary Saunders Park & McTyre Park

The City continues to make great strides in ways to improve facilities and services for its residents. In our latest efforts and with the generous grant award from the Health Foundation of South Florida, we have added fitness zones to McTyre and Mary Saunders Parks. The project has also allowed for the addition of an […]


The City of West Park is proud to celebrate Black History Month this February. We are in celebratory remembrance of the millions of countless contributions of African descendants whose labor and sacrifices in education, music, science/technology, arts /entertainment, politics and social consciousness add to the making of this great nation. During this month, the world […]

Legacies Are Born Out Of Cost And Sacrifice

Legacies Are Born Out Of Cost And Sacrifice

In historical terms, a legacy is something handed down from one period of time to another. Legacies are, more or less, what we remember about a person, a people, or a nation. What is done in one period of time may, in the future, be regarded as important enough to be thought of as a […]

Bulk Trash And Recycling Guidelines

As the city’s solid waste contractor, Waste Pro handles household trash, bulk waste, yard debris, recycling, and other residential curb-side items under the following guidelines: City residents may dispose of their own trees for pick-up by Waste Pro. Cut tree limbs, branches, and individual trimmings to lengths no longer than 6 x 6 x 6 […]

New color palette for transit oriented corridor

New color palette for transit oriented corridor

Most of the 441 corridor within the City of West Park is within what is called the Transit Oriented Corridor (TOC). The purpose of this corridor is to provide of mix retail, restaurant, services, small employment uses and residential uses within a short distance of transit facilities. The City’s zoning code for the TOC specifies […]

BSO preventing violence in our community

When it comes to gun violence, when do we say, “Enough is enough??” When a person changing their tire is hit by a stray bullet? Or when a teenager is shot and killed walking home from school? How about when a decorated law enforcement officer is viciously gunned down in a drugstore parking lot? The […]

Creating a Healthier Community Today, Tomorrow, Together

You’re sitting at home with your family, irritably bored with TV reruns and annoyed with the constant play of video games. Do you need a scheduled reason to get you and your family outside? As the weather turns fine, now is your chance to get fit and enjoy the great outdoors. As part of a […]

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
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