Delray GreenMarket

Coming this Season – SNAP at the Delray Greenmarket

When you think SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program), you might think quantity over quality. Well, now the Delray Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) is helping to change that!  Starting this GreenMarket season, local community members will be able to take advantage of the healthy options the GreenMarket offers for themselves and their family.  Official launch…

Visual Adjectives

Arts Warehouse Resident, Visual Adjectives

For anyone who is interested in taking their written idea to the next level, the Visual Adjectives team is here to help!  Visual Adjectives is an independent publishing and production company, comprised of a team of publishers, actors, teachers, and artists who call themselves “curators of intellectual properties.” They encourage those who have a book…

Carolyn Quince Court in Delray Beach

Carolyn Quince Court

If you were a City employee in the 1990s and 2000s, or if you were an involved community member, you’d know all about Carolyn Quince Holder. She was a dedicated CRA team member and amazing public servant who focused her efforts on helping to keep our neighborhoods clean and safe.  Holder bravely and fearlessly devoted…

Delray Beach CRA 5th Avenue Cottages

The Historic 5th Avenue Cottages

Two historically significant cottages in the Historic West Settlers District are getting minor repairs in preparation for new tenants, thanks to the Delray Beach Community Redevelopment Agency.  The Muse House is a historically contributing structure that was a single family dwelling constructed in 1941. The CRA acquired the property in 2009. The Harvel Cottage is…

Tracy Waterlander, CRA Executive Coordinator

Meet Tracy Waterlander, CRA Executive Coordinator

If you’ve ever wondered just how the CRA’s programs, events and meetings get done, or how the various outreach initiatives and community coordination occurs, meet Tracy Waterlander, Executive Coordinator for the CRA.  While her primary role might be to provide high-level administrative assistance and project support to the executive director, she also supports the assistant…

EJS Project, Emanuel “Dupree” Jackson, Jr.

EJS Project: Building Tomorrow’s Leaders

One dedicated community member is making it his life’s mission to be a positive difference for Delray Beach’s youth, and with the help of the Delray Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA), he is achieving his goal.  “I founded the EJS Project back in 2014 when I looked around at certain conditions in my community and…

Artist Dana Donaty

Delray Camera Shop Mural Finds New Life

After spending the past 14 years on the side of the Delray Beach Camera Shop, the ‘Observations’ mural is getting a much-needed facelift and a new home!  If you previously drove south on Second Avenue in Pineapple Grove, you would have certainly noticed the landscape-inspired mural on a building on the West side of the…

Spady Museum

A-GUIDE Grant Recipient: The Spady Museum

Happy Anniversary to the Spady Cultural Heritage Museum, celebrating it’s 20th year as a vital part of Delray Beach’s cultural landscape.  The Delray Beach Community Redevelopment Agency is proud to have the Spady Cultural Heritage Museum as an A-G.U.I.D.E (Achieving Goals Using Impact Driven Evaluation) Grant Program recipient. This Program is a community development tool…

Delray GreenMarket

The Summer Delray GreenMarket

The Summer GreenMarket is Open!  We’ve all come to know and love the Winter GreenMarket, so now that it’s summer, head to the Summer GreenMarket! The Seventh Annual Summer GreenMarket is open every Saturday until July 31 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and you’re invited to get up close and personal with some of…