Ocean City News

Mayor's Update – May 20, 2022


May 20, 2022 Dear Friends,The weekend weather forecast looks great. We’ve had a lot of wind, rain and cool temperatures this spring, so it will be a great time to enjoy all that Ocean City has to offer.We will officially “unlock” the ocean for the s…

OC Talks! Features Virtual Discussion on Sustainability on May 25


The Ocean City Division of Social Services will present a free virtual discussion on practicing sustainable habits at 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 25, 2022. This month, the "OC Talks!" series will have Caitlin Quirk, owner of Bowfish Kids, sharing informat…

Certified Municipal Election Results


The following are certified results from the municipal election on May 10, 2022 for mayor and three City Council At Large seats. Printable 2022 Municipal Election Results

Ocean City Summer Recreation Registration Opens May 1


Registration for Ocean City’s popular summer recreation programs for people of all ages opens on Sunday, May 1.The description of programs (including an downloadable brochure) is available online now at ocnj.us/summer-recreation-programs.Programs in…

Tickets on Sale for 2022 Summer Concert Series


Tickets for the 2022 Summer Concert Series at the Ocean City Music Pier will go on sale at local box offices starting on Monday, April 25. They will be available 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday at the City Hall Welcome Center (861 Asbury Avenue) a…

Schedule of 2022 Boardwalk Bicycling Hours


BIKES ON THE BOARDWALKBicycle riding on the Ocean City Boardwalk is generally permitted all day in the off-season. It is restricted to the hours between 5 am and noon between June 16 and September 4.  See the complete list below for exceptions to th…

OCBP Tryout Set for June 4


The Ocean City Beach Patrol's annual tryout for new lifeguards will be held on June 4, 2022. In the event of inclement weather, the tryout would be pushed to June 5.This year's competitive test will include a 500-meter ocean swim, a 300-meter ocean …

New Year’s Message From Mayor Jay A. Gillian


The city team is hard at work putting together plans to accomplish a lot in 2022, but I want to take a moment to reflect on what we achieved in 2021. From beach to bay, we were able to continue our ambitious program of infrastructure improvements, a…