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Mayor's Update – January 27, 2023


January 27, 2023 Dear Friends,I’m excited to announce that Ocean City will host a pickleball event for Special Olympics athletes on Saturday at the Civic Center. It’s a new sport for the Special Olympics, and this will help the athletes learn the ga…

Ocean City Accepting Applications for Citizens' Police Academy


The Ocean City Police Department is accepting applications for the 2023 Citizens’ Police Academy.The Ocean City Citizens’ Police Academy was organized in 2022 and offers citizens the opportunity to learn about the internal operations of the Ocean Ci…

13th Annual Ocean City Pops Student Competition


Each season, the Ocean City Pops Orchestra tries to feature outstanding students in grades 9 through 12 with solo performances on the Music Pier. In keeping with this tradition, the Friends of the Ocean City Pops will hold its 13th Annual Student Mu…

Fire Department Earns Exceptional Insurance Rating


The Ocean City Department of Fire and Rescue Services recently achieved a boost to the rating score that insurance companies use to help set premiums for homeowners.The Insurance Services Office (ISO) approved a change to Ocean City’s Public Protect…

Assistance Available for Income-Eligible Home Buyers


The Market to Affordable Program utilizes Affordable Housing Trust Fund money to provide subsidies to qualified applicants in order to buy market rate homes at a price affordable to low- or moderate-income households, in exchange for deed restrictin…

Ocean City Announces 2023 Calendar of Events


See printable version of full 2023 Calendar Ocean City greeted the new year in style with spectacular First Night and First Day celebrations, and the city is planning a full calendar of special events for 2023.It’s not too early to start planning fo…

Ocean City Play Group Open to Children Ages 3 to 5


Errands to run? Chores to get done? Just want your child to have some fun?! Little Rec’ers is a play group for young children (ages 3 to 5) to meet others their age, get some wiggles out and play! Packages include a daily drop-in fee ($20), a 10-pla…

Pilot Donates $3 Million for New Airport Terminal


Leon K. Grisbaum, the owner of Berger Realty and an avid pilot, will donate $3 million to be used to construct a new terminal building at the Ocean City Municipal Airport.The new facility will be named the “Leon and Elizabeth Grisbaum Airport Termin…

Winners Announced for the 67th Annual Night in Venice Celebration!


Winners Announced for the 67th Annual Night in Venice Celebration!AWARDS CAN BE PICKED UP STARTING 1PM ON SUNDAY JULY 24th FROM THE CITY HALL WELCOME CENTER BOAT RESULTSBoat Number, Name of the Boat, Family’s Name and Theme  Best in Show 25’ and ove…