Ocean City News

  • Oct 30 2020
    The November and December schedule for programs at the Ocean City Aquatic and Fitness Center are now available. GYM: Time slots can be made any time the day before, for any time of day. Reminder a reservation is not required. Someone may work out if there is an opening. POOL: Adult lap and recreational swimming time slot reservations can be made any time after 9 a.m. the day before, for any time during the day. Reminder a reservation is not required. Someone may ... details
  • Oct 30 2020
    Dear Friends, More than three inches of rain, an approaching full moon and strong onshore winds combined over the past two days to cause the highest water levels of the year in Ocean City. While there were pockets of moderate flooding throughout the city during this morning s peak tide, I m very pleased with the success of our pumping station projects. Just one of our 10 pumping stations, for instance, moved more than 1 million gallons of water off the streets in Meri... details
  • Oct 26 2020
    The city is proposing a new public safety building at the site of the current fire headquarters at 550 Asbury Avenue. The building would house police, fire, EMS, emergency dispatch, emergency management and municipal court operations. A 360-degree tour of the concept drawings is available here . Video of a public town hall meeting on Oct. 24, 2020 is available here. A copy of the slide presentation is available here. ... details
  • Oct 13 2020
    The Ocean City Skate Park will be host to a Halloween event with prizes for best trick and best costume. The skate will be 4 p.m. to dusk on Saturday, Oct. 31, at the park at Fifth Street and Asbury Avenue. Free candy and music will be available. ... details
  • Oct 9 2020
    Traditional trick-or-treating hours for Ocean City will be 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31. It is important this year for both trick-or-treaters and families putting out treats to plan for a safe and healthy holiday. Free door hangers are now available to identify every home that will put out treats for trick-or-treaters. This system will make it easier for trick-or-treaters to find participating homes, and it will limit interactions with homes not participating. ... details
  • Sep 30 2020
    Mail-in ballots for the Nov. 3 general election have been sent to registered voters in Ocean City. One of the options for returning completed ballots is via a secure drop box located outside the Ninth Street entrance to City Hall (861 Asbury Avenue). This drop box is now installed and accepting ballots. This 7-minute video provides step-by-step instructions and options for returning your ballot. More information on the election is available at capemaycountyvotes.com. ... details