Ocean City News

  • Oct 17 2017
    The United States Army Corps of Engineers (ACOE) has posted a notice requesting public comments and recommendations for the permit application for dredging that includes the entire back bay of the Ocean City. The Ocean City application was submitted in December 2016. Excerpts from the public notice are included below along with the link to the official ACOE site. This application is important to all residents of Ocean City, because it will allow every property own... details
  • Oct 17 2017
    The Trail of Two Cities 5-kilometer run/walk will be held for the 22nd time on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. The popular 5K (3.1-mile) race offers spectacular views over the length of a point-to-point course from Ocean City to Somers Point. The route travels the length of the Route 52 causeway in the lanes usually reserved for cars. Registration is open now and long-sleeved race T-shirts are guaranteed for the first 500 to sign up. Pre-registration fee is $25, and participants can sig... details
  • Oct 11 2017
    The fifth and final phase of a multi-year Ocean City Boardwalk reconstruction project will begin on Monday, Oct. 16. Contractors will demolish and replace the entire substructure and decking between 10th Street and 12th Street. The boardwalk will be closed between 10th Street and 11th Street as of Oct. 16. The entire project project area between 10th Street and 12th Street will close as of Monday, Oct. 23. The boardwalk entrance at 10th Street will be closed as part of... details
  • Oct 6 2017
    Learn about the new FEMA flood insurance rate maps and how the changes affect your property during a free lecture 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24 at the Ocean City Free Public Library. The event is part of the Environmental Lecture Series sponsored by the Ocean City Environmental Commission in partnership with the library. Frank Donato, Ocean City's financial management director and emergency management coordinator, will make the presentation. He also will talk ab... details
  • Oct 4 2017
    The 2017 4th-quarter taxes are due November 1, 2017, with a 13-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 November 13, 2017. Taxes can be paid online by visiting the Tax Collection webpage on the Ocean City website: www.ocnj.us/tax. If you are using the bill pay feature with your bank, please allow sufficient time, 7-10 days for your payment to reach us... details