Ocean City News

  • Jun 4 2020
    City of Ocean City, NJ - Office of Emergency Management Special Weather Statement: 4 p.m. Thursday, June 4, 2020 The National Weather Service has issued a Coastal Flood Advisory in effect for Ocean City from 6 p.m. to midnight on Thursday, June 4, 2020. Water levels are expected to peak in the hours around high tide on the bay side of Ocean City at 8:07 p.m. Forecasters project a tide of 5.5 feet on the mean low water scale (MLW). This projection falls just... details
  • Jun 2 2020
    Dear Friends, The event today was peaceful, and the crowds have dispersed. It was an example of how different people can come together to send an important message. I could not be prouder of how our community and the police handled themselves, and I was glad to see Sgt. Tyrone Rolls and Lt. Pat Randles join the proceedings to offer their perspectives. I want to thank our entire department and all of the neighboring patrols who provided assis... details
  • May 29 2020
    May 29, 2020 Dear Friends, At last night s City Council meeting, we introduced a municipal budget with a tax increase of zero. We had proposed a budget earlier this year with a small tax increase to help pay for our capital improvements and other costs. But after everything our taxpayers have sacrificed in the past few months, I wanted to do everything I can to help them. The entire city team went back to the drawing board and made the cut... details
  • May 15 2020
    Am I allowed to be on the beach? The beach is open. The Ocean City Beach Patrol is guarding the ocean (see list of guarded beaches). As per the governor s guidelines, please maintain six feet of space between others. Avoid large groups. Masks or face coverings are recommended. Tents and canopies will not be permitted on the beaches between First Street and 10th Street. On other beaches, they will be limited in size to 8 feet wide by 6 feet deep by 6 feet tall, and they must b... details