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  • Apr 24 2018
    The City of Ocean City will hold its annual Bicycle Auction 10 a.m. to noon Monday, July 16, 2018 at the Shelter Road Recycling Center at 1 Shelter Road (off Tennessee Avenue, which intersects Bay Avenue near 23rd Street). The Ocean City Police Department lets anybody bid on used bicycles that have been deemed by police to be abandoned or unclaimed. Approximately 115 bicycles and other items (including unclaimed kayaks and surfboards) will be for sale. In a typical auc... details
  • Apr 24 2018
    The Ocean City Food Cupboard, operated by the Ocean City Ecumenical Council, provides groceries to residents in need. Upon completing the registration at the Ocean City Social Service Office and becoming qualified, clients are eligible to receive free bags of groceries on a monthly basis. The Food Cupboard is located in the alley behind St. Peter's United Methodist Church and is open Monday through Friday from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Volunteers prepare the bags for clients with... details
  • Apr 24 2018
    NEWS ADVISORY FROM NEW JERSEY AMERICAN WATER: New Jersey American Water to Start Annual Spring Cleaning Water main flushing begins May 1 in Ocean City New Jersey American Water will perform its annual cleaning of the water distribution system to help ensure that customers continue to receive high-quality, reliable water service. Beginning on May 1 in Ocean City, New Jersey American Water will begin annual maintenance to flush out harmless mineral deposits that may ... details
  • Apr 23 2018
    Ocean City will hold its semi-annual Paper Shredding and Electronic Recycling Day from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 5, at the Shelter Road Recycling Center located off of Tennessee Avenue. This event is free to residents and property owners in Ocean City. Please bring a driver's license or other proof of residency/home ownership. Paper Shredding: Paper only; paper clips and staples acceptable. Paper shredding by a highly secure, mobile shredding u... details
  • Apr 20 2018
    Dear Friends, I know it seems impossible to drive anywhere in Ocean City this month without running into a road construction project. The amount of work this spring has been truly exceptional. We re combining an already ambitious schedule of road improvements with two major neighborhood drainage projects. At the same time, the utility companies are upgrading their infrastructure, and Cape May County is working on redecking the 34th Street Bridge and replacing the W. 17th Stree... details
  • Apr 12 2018
    Videotaped statements from candidates in the contested mayoral race in the May 8 municipal election will be replayed on several occasions on the city s Government Access Channel (Channel 97 on the Comcast Cable System). In 2006, the policy of providing access to the channel for local election candidates was established. The city provides candidates the opportunity to have a statement up to five minutes long professionally recorded at their cost and then replayed on Channel 97.... details
  • Apr 11 2018
    The 2018 2nd-quarter taxes are due May 1, 2018, with a 10-day grace period. Please be advised that postmarks are not accepted in accordance with the State of New Jersey tax laws, therefore the payment must be received by May 10, 2018. Taxes can be paid online by visiting the Tax Collection webpage on the Ocean City website: www.ocnj.us/tax. The Tax Collection office is located at 861 Asbury Avenue and our office hours on Monday are 8:45 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.... details
  • Apr 6 2018
    Mayor Jay A. Gillian has announced that he will hold a town hall meeting at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 28, at the Ocean City Tabernacle (550 Wesley Avenue) to present Ocean City s 2018-2019 bayside dredging program. Anybody with an interest in the dredging of public or private areas on the bay side of Ocean City is encouraged to attend. Representatives of ACT Engineers and the city team will be on hand to provide details on this year s plans, the status of a citywide permit and on lon... details
  • Mar 29 2018
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