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Mayor's Update – March 1, 2024


Dear Friends,The artificial turf field at Shelter Road is complete, and I joined school, city, county and state officials, student athletes and city team members today to cut the ribbon on the exceptional new facility. The kids are excited to use th…

Free Military Beach Tags Available for Pickup


Ocean City's free military beach tags will be available for pickup starting on Saturday, Feb. 24. Remember to have proper military identification to receive your free tag(s). Veterans receive free tags (veteran only). Active military members, spouse…

New Polling Place Added in Ocean City's Fourth Ward


The Ocean City Clerk’s Office announced on Wednesday a new polling place for voters in two districts within the city’s Fourth Ward.Voters in Fourth Ward District 2 and District 3 will now vote at the 29th Street Firehouse at 2901 West Avenue. The po…

Free Tax Prep Assistance for Seniors Available


The Cape May County Division of Aging and Disability Services will offer free tax preparation assistance from noon to 3 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at the Howard S. Stainton Senior Center in Ocean City (1735 Simpson Avenue).The service allo…

Trash and Recycling Drop-Off to Continue on Sundays


The city will continue a new service that allows residents to drop off trash and recycling at the Shelter Road Recycling Center on Sundays from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. The pilot program had been scheduled to end Dec. 31, but because it was such a success,…

Discounted 2024 Beach Tags on Sale Now


Seasonal beach tags for summer 2024 are on sale now. A discounted $30 price will remain in effect through May 31, 2024. On June 1, the price increases to $35.Beach tags are required for all beachgoers ages 12 and older and will be in effect from Jun…