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  • Nov 24 2020
    The Ocean City Fire Department will help Santa Claus greet children throughout Ocean City on Friday, Nov. 27. Santa will ride atop a fire engine leaving from the station at Sixth Street and Asbury Avenue at about 3 p.m. and finishing along downtown Asbury Avenue at about 5 p.m. Anybody can see his planned route through town by clicking here. Families can track his progress in real time by downloading the official Ocean City Vacation app (look for the blue OCNJ icon). Anybo... details
  • Nov 23 2020
    All are invited to participate in a town hall meeting at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020 to hear plans to address flooding issues throughout Ocean City. The public and presenters will participate in the meeting only remotely. The public is welcome to participate in a Q A session following a prepared presentation that will start at 10 a.m. Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/977921045 You can also dia... details
  • Nov 20 2020
    Seasonal beach tags for summer 2021 will go on sale starting Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020. A discounted $20 price will remain in effect through May 31, 2021. On June 1, the price increases to $25. Beach tags are required for all beachgoers ages 12 and older and will be in effect from June 5, 2021 through September 6, 2021. Only seasonal beach tags can be purchased at this time. Weekly and daily tags will be available for purchase during the season. Seasonal tags can be ... details
  • Nov 20 2020
    Dear Friends, The number of reported COVID-19 cases is still on the rise in Ocean City and throughout the region. I want to urge everybody to continue to take personal responsibility for following all public health recommendations. I know the holidays are a difficult time to limit family and social gatherings, but at this time we all have to remain very cautious. I spoke with the Rev. Marcia Stanford this week, and she and the Ocean City Ecumenical Council hav... details
  • Nov 20 2020
    Ocean City will celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday, Jan. 18, 2021. The annual ceremony, a long tradition in Ocean City, will be held virtually this year, and details on how to watch will be made available in advance of the event. The ceremony includes the honoring of Ocean City residents with the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Services Award, and the city is currently seeking nominations from the public for this year s hono... details
  • Nov 13 2020
    The following is the trash, recycling and yard waste pickup schedule for Nov. 23 to Nov. 28, 2020. Our regular schedule will resume on Monday, Nov. 30. Please remember: Recycling and yard waste cannot be placed in plastic bags. Monday (Nov. 23): S. Side of 34th St. to 59th St. Tuesday (Nov. 24): S. Side of 17th St. to N. Side of 34th St. Wednesday (Nov. 25): S. Side of 9th St. to N. Side of 17th St. Thursday (Nov. 26): No collection. Happy Thanksgiving! Friday (Nov. ... 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