Veterans Day 2017 Office Closures

All City administrative offices will be closed beginning at noon on Thursday, November 9th, and will remain closed through Friday, November 10th in observance of Veterans Day. To report a water or sewer emergency during this time, or if you need immediate water service, please call FWB Police Dispatch at (850) 833-9546 and your call […]

October 18th Office Closures

All City administrative offices will be closed beginning at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, October 18th, and will remain closed through the rest of the day due to a citywide employee function. Public Safety services and Sanitation routes will continue as usual. To report a water or sewer emergency during this time, please call police dispatch […]

Tropical Storm Nate Update 3:00 p.m., 10/6/17

UPDATE 3:00 p.m.: The Fort Walton Beach Public Library and the museums of the City’s Heritage Park & Cultural Center will be closed on Saturday, October 7th. Regular hours are expected to resume on Monday, October 9th. UPDATE 10:38 a.m.: Hurricane Watch from 10/6/2017 10:38 AM CDT until further notice for Okaloosa County ORIGINAL POST […]

Hurricane Irma & Monday City Services Update

The City of Fort Walton Beach is currently scheduled to open for our regular hours and services on Monday, September 11. Read on for this morning’s briefing from Okaloosa County Emergency Management: TROPICAL FORECAST: Okaloosa County Specific: • At this time, there are no plans to conduct evacuations. o The National Weather Service and the […]

Hurricane Irma Update 9.8.17

Keep an eye on the storm, FWB. Another slight westward shift of the cone. As you know, we can’t predict the future, and we’re no replacement for trained meteorologists; we just want to see our people prepared. Below we’ll be sharing some useful information and resources; whether or not we see a major impact from […]

Hurricane Irma Update & Safety Tips

This morning, the City’s management team met to discuss planning and responsibilites if Irma becomes a major threat to the Florida panhandle. There’s still uncertainty regarding the final storm track, so we definitely want you to keep monitoring your verified weather and local media outlets for updates (the National Weather Service, for instance). As of […]

Labor Day Office Closures

All City administrative offices will be closed on Monday, September 4th, in observance of Labor Day. Our Sanitation Division will be collecting residential and commercial garbage, but there will be no yard waste pick up on Monday. To report a water or sewer emergency during this time, please call police dispatch at (850)833-9546 and your […]

5 City Services You Should Know About!

5 City Services You Should Know About! Lesser known, but nifty! Here’s our Top 5 of the hour: 1. Our Sanitation Division offers special assistance to residents who are physically unable to roll their garbage and/or recycling carts to the street. You can complete a request for assistance at http://fwb.org/sanitation/special-needs-application/ 2. Our Police Department offers […]

Independence Day Office Closures

All City administrative offices will be closed on Tuesday, July 4th, in observance of Independence Day. To report a water or sewer emergency during this time, please call police dispatch at (850) 833-9546 and your call will be routed accordingly. If you would like to make a water bill payment, you can access our automated […]

Severe Weather Update: Tropical Storm Cindy

WE WILL BE UPDATING THIS POST AS WE RECEIVE NEW INFORMATION. PLEASE CHECK BACK HERE OR FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK AT “CITY OF FORT WALTNON BEACH PUBLIC INFO” 6/21/17 9:00 a.m. Preliminary UPDATE: We are receiving multiple reports of downed trees and powerlines, debris, etc. throughout the City this morning. Various roads currently impassable, including: […]