Temporary Road Closure: Billy Bowlegs Torchlight Parade

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE: BILLY BOWLEGS TORCHLIGHT PARADE On Monday, June 4, 2018, Eglin Parkway will be closed from First Street to Garnett Avenue beginning at approximately 6:45 p.m., due to the Billy Bowlegs Torchlight Parade, which will begin at 7:00 p.m. The detour near the First Street parade route entrance will take effect at approximately […]


Here is our running list of updates and advisories that are specific to the City of Fort Walton Beach. Please continue to monitor your verified weather and news outlets for further updates. —————————- MAY 28 MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER AND SAFETY CONCERNS ————- Residential and commercial garbage pickup proceeding as scheduled for […]

Memorial Day Office Closures

UPDATE: Monday, May 28:  MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY AT BEAL MEMORIAL CEMETERY CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER AND SAFETY CONCERNS. Residential and commercial garbage pickup proceeding as scheduled. No yard waste pickup on Monday, May 28 due to Memorial Day holiday. View original post below. Office Closures All City administrative offices will be closed on Monday, May […]

Friday Concerts at the Landing 2018!

The final lineup is here for our Concerts at the Landing 2018 series! All concerts take place at the Fort Walton Landing on Brooks Street…FREE! See you there! Fridays 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Fort Walton Landing Park  May 4: Mose Wilson & the Delta Twang May 11: The Jacob Mohr Band  May 18: Philo  May 25: […]


TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE: U.S. HIGHWAY 98 (MIRACLE STRIP PARKWAY) On Tuesday, April 17, 2018, Ducky Johnson House Movers, in cooperation with the City of Fort Walton Beach and FDOT, will be moving the Gulfview Hotel building from 12 Miracle Strip Parkway SE to its new destination at 115 Miracle Strip Parkway SE. This move will […]

2018 Strategic Planning Workshop Agenda Now Available

The agenda for the 2018 Fort Walton Beach City Council Strategic Planning Workshop is now available at http://fortwaltonbeachcityfl.iqm2.com/Citizens/FileOpen.aspx?Type=14&ID=1724&Inline=True The meeting will take place at the FWB Public Library and is open to the public. Friday, April 6, 2018 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 185 Miracle Strip Parkway SE Can’t make the workshop? Stay tuned for […]

FWB Office Closures: Week of March 26, 2018

Due to a citywide employee function and also the 2018 spring holiday, the City of Fort Walton Beach announces the following amended hours for the week of March 26th: –Monday, March 26th and Tuesday, March 27th: regular office hours –Wednesday, March 28th: administrative offices closed from 10:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. –Thursday, March 29th: administrative […]

Feb. 27 City Council Meeting Agenda Now Available

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 FWB City Council Meeting Upcoming Highlights: ANNEXATION OF PROPERTY: 233 Hill Avenue NW MOBILE CRISIS TEAM WITH BRIDGEWAY, INC.: Recommends City Council authorization for the Police Chief to execute a Letter of Understanding between Bridgeway, Inc. and the City of Fort Walton Beach Police Department to provide Mobile Crisis Team services. […]

February 13 City Council Meeting Agenda Available

Highlights coming up at this week’s meeting: -Lease agreement and repairs at FWB Tennis Center -Property Management Services and Utility Costs for Relocation of Gulfview Hotel Building -Approval of Sales Contract Terms for Two City-Owned Properties To view the meeting agenda and details, visit http://fortwaltonbeachcityfl.iqm2.com/Citizens/Default.aspx To learn more about or to contact your Fort Walton […]

Lease Opportunity: 139 Brooks Street SE!

The City of Fort Walton Beach is now accepting proposals for a long-term lease opportunity at 139 Brooks Street SE, the former Venture Hive building. This coveted piece of property is located in the heart of Downtown Fort Walton Beach and is directly adjacent to the popular Fort Walton Landing Park, along the Santa Rosa […]