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Week of June 6, 2024

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Happening in Cooper City

The News & Notes You Need to Know About

Upcoming Cooper City Commission Meeting

The City Commission will gather for a Regular Meeting on Tuesday, June 11 at 6:30 PM at City Hall located at 9090 SW 50 Place.

If you are unable to attend in person, the meeting will be available via Zoom. To participate online, please visit

See the agenda for the upcoming meeting.

Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday

June 1 through June 14

Consumers can purchase qualifying disaster preparedness supplies exempt from tax during the 2024 Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday. The sales tax holiday began Saturday, June 1 and extends through Friday, June 14. 

See a list of qualifying items.

Visit to get a full list of recommended items for your supply list.

Sign Up for Alert Cooper City

Stay connected to the City of Cooper City in case of a storm or other emergency.

With hurricane season underway, please subscribe to Alert Cooper City to make sure you are able to receive important text messages and phone calls related to City services and critical updates before, during, and after a storm.

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Capital Improvement Update

Lift Station Rehabilitation

Our Utilities Department continues to oversee the rehabilitation of Lift Station #3, which is located along SW 50 Court between SW 94 Way and SW 94 Terrace. Due to the project, a small section of SW 50 Court will intermittently close as the work progresses.

See more about our Utilities Department and helpful links.

A Look Back at Last Week's Check Presentation

Cooper City received $959,000 in federal funding, thanks to a recent Congressional bill, that will significantly boost the City’s ability to rehabilitate aging sections of our wastewater collection system.

Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz has been instrumental in securing this vital funding and led a check presentation alongside Mayor Greg Ross and our City Commission.

Watch the short video.

Need to Request a New Garbage or Recycling Cart?

As a reminder, requests for new garbage or recycling carts can be submitted directly to Coastal Waste & Recycling. Watch a brief video to see how to submit a request or report a concern. If you prefer, call 954-840-8998 or send an email to

Visit Coastal Waste & Recycling's webpage dedicated to Cooper City.

Visit Coastal Waste & Recycling's customer support page.

See more information on this transition.

Household Hazardous Waste
Next Dropoff Date: Saturday, June 15

Bulk Waste Pick-up Schedule
June 17 - 22
Field Closures
Routine Maintenance

Please be aware the football and soccer fields at Bill Lips Sports Complex and Suellen H. Fardelmann Sports Complex are closed for sod replacement. This project is part of annual maintenance to ensure the fields are prepared for the upcoming recreational seasons.

  • Bill Lips Sports Complex football/soccer fields will reopen on Saturday, August 3.

  • Suellen H. Fardelmann Sports Complex football/soccer fields will reopen on Saturday, August 17.


Grant Opportunity for Cooper City HOAs and Nonprofits

The S.T.A.R.S. program (Safer Through Active Real-Time Strategies) directly connects your security cameras to the Cooper City Real Time Crime Center.

Through the City of Cooper City, there is a grant program to help Homeowners Associations and nonprofit entities partner with the Broward Sheriff’s Office Cooper City District and protect your community!

This innovative Public-Private Partnership allows the BSO Cooper City District Real Time Crime Center (RTCC) access to live video to help stop crime and catch criminals. If your organization is interested in participating in this grant opportunity, don't delay - the deadline to apply is June 30!

Learn More & Submit an Application of Interest

Summer Camp Reminder

Please Make Note of this Important Change

The Open House for all those registered for Cooper City's Summer Camp will now be held on Tuesday, June 11, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Community Center.

If you have questions, please call the Parks and Recreation Department at 954-434-4300.

The City of Cooper City congratulates the Class of 2024! Wishing all graduates much success in your next chapter.

Watch an NBC6 story spotlighting 14 sets of twins and a set of triplets who graduated from Cooper City High School.

Coming Soon

Enhancing Electronic Payments

The City of Cooper City will be implementing new electronic payment options this summer. We are finalizing details and will soon roll out the new service to help more residents and businesses utilize electronic bill pay.

If you already make payments online or are enrolled in autopay, for purposes such as paying your Utility bill, no action will be necessary.

This new service will help the City accept payments via Google Pay, Apple Pay, PayPal, and Venmo to compliment credit card, debit card, and e-check payments.

See current ways you can pay a Utility bill.

Upcoming Events

Also on the Calendar
September 14
September 27
Don't Forget! You Can Register Online for Certain Cooper City Events & Programs

We have rolled out a more convenient way to register for certain year-round events and programs. Our new online registration portal is now available to Cooper City residents and non-residents.
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Youth Programs

Mayor's Open Chess Challenge

Saturday Mornings at the Pool and Tennis Center

Join us for open chess play to practice, learn and sharpen your chess skills in a friendly environment. All ages and skills welcomed. See more information on the Chess Challenge.

See more information on all of our youth programs.

Active Adult Programs

Walking Club

New Time: Mondays at 7 PM (Weather Permitting)

Join the Walking Club at Flamingo West Park every Monday evening from 7 to 8 PM. This group offers a great opportunity to get exercise while socializing and making new friends.

Flamingo West Park is located at 6201 S. Flamingo Road.

Memory Lane Discussion Group

June 7 at 11 AM - Community Center

Come together with others and discuss times of the past with photos and stories. You just might find out you attended the same high school with someone, worked in the same industry or share something else in common.

Cooper City Active Adults Programs

Health & Safety Webinars | Luncheons | Birthday Breaks | Trips | More

Cooper City active adults are invited to join a wide variety of activities, classes and programs. Click here for a list of programs available.

For more information, call 954-434-4300, extension 255. Visit the Community Center or Pool and Tennis Center to pick up a calendar of activities, events and more.
Active Adults Programs and Classes

Step into a Fitness Routine

The Cooper City Fitness Center is located at the Pool and Tennis Center. Explore your health insurance for membership benefits. An individual annual gym membership starts at only $85.60 for seniors (age 62+). An individual annual membership for Cooper City residents, age 14-61, is $139.10.

Non-residents can also enjoy the facilities. Get more information by visiting our Facilities page or call 954-436-7300.

Programs & Classes
Next Regular City Commission Meeting
Tuesday: June 11, 2024 at 6:30 PM

In-person: City Hall, 9090 SW 50th Place
TV: Comcast/Xfinity: Channel 78
Agendas & Minutes
View Live & Archived Meetings

Upcoming Meetings

Senior Citizen Advisory Board

Wednesday: June 12, 2024 at 4 p.m.

Community Center, 9000 SW 50 Place

Education Advisory Board

Wednesday: June 26, 2024 at 6 p.m.

City Hall, 9090 SW 50 Place

For more information please call 954-434-4300

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Apply to Serve on a Board or Committee
Are you a resident of Cooper City and interested in becoming more involved? Consider applying for one of many advisory boards. 
List of Boards & Committees

At Your Service

Home Watch Program

Did you know the Broward Sheriff's Office Cooper City District has a free Home Watch Program?

With this program, a deputy will check your home regularly while you are away. An exterior check of your home will be conducted to make sure there have been no unlawful entries and that no other obvious problems have occurred outside of your home.

To sign up for this FREE service, please fill out the Home Watch form and visit the BSO Cooper City District Office (10580 Stirling Rd.) to complete registration.

If you have questions, call the BSO Cooper City District at (954) 435-2000.
Need a Passport?
Cooper City offers passport appointments every 15 minutes at City Hall.

Fingerprinting Services

Our BSO Cooper City District is now offering free fingerprinting services to Cooper City residents and business owners, with proof of residency or business required. Those wishing to have fingerprinting done at the BSO Cooper City Station must bring their own fingerprint card.

Fingerprinting is available by appointment only on Tuesdays from 8 a.m. to noon and Thursdays from noon to 3 p.m.


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What If 911 Does Not Answer?

In the event a Cooper City resident calls 911 and there is no answer, Cooper City residents can call the BSO Cooper City station directly by dialing 954-435-2000. Cooper City's BSO station is the only BSO district to staff a lobby 24/7, 365 days a year.
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Contacting BSO to report a crime, abuse, tips or other non-emergency incidents has never been so easy. Here are the many ways you can call, email or text us so they can help you. There is even a SaferWatch app.

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