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WEST PALM BEACH, FLA. (May 8, 2013) – The Clerk & Comptroller’s Belle Glade branch will be closed to the public on Friday, May 17, because of construction at the West County Courthouse.

Anyone needing to pay a traffic ticket, apply for a marriage license or conduct any other business with the Clerk’s office in Belle Glade on May 17 can visit one of the other Clerk’s office locations throughout Palm Beach County. Traffic tickets also can be paid online at www.mypalmbeachclerk.com.

The Belle Glade office will resume normal operations on Monday, May 20.

“We thank everyone for their patience as the county continues its work on the expansion of the West County Courthouse. We know it’s an inconvenience to have the Clerk’s office closed for the day,” said Clerk Sharon Bock. “However, our other locations are ready to serve any Belle Glade customers who need help that day, and our website is always available for traffic ticket payments, records searches and other services.”

For more information about the Clerk’s office, please visit www.mypalmbeachclerk.com or call (561) 355-2996.

The Florida Constitution established the independent office of the Clerk & Comptroller as a public trustee, responsible for safeguarding public records and public funds. Clerk Sharon Bock is directly elected by and accountable to Palm Beach County residents. In addition to the roles of Clerk of the Circuit Court, County Recorder and Clerk of the Board of County Commissioners, the Clerk & Comptroller is the Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Auditor for Palm Beach County.


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