Spring Holiday Office Closures

All City administrative offices will be closed beginning at noon on Thursday, April 13th and will remain closed on Friday, April 14th for Spring Holiday and Easter weekend. To report a water or sewer emergency during this time, or if you need immediate water service, please call Police Dispatch at (850) 833-9546 and your call […]

FWB Swears in New Mayor and Council Members

On April 1, 2017, the City of Fort Walton Beach swore in Mayor Dick Rynearson, re-elected Councilwoman Amy Jamieson, and first-time Councilmen Nic Allegretto and David Schmidt for their four-year terms at the helm of the City. Mayor Dick Rynearson continues his leadership role at the City having served two previous terms on the Fort Walton […]

FWB to Allow Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

On March 28, 2017, the Fort Walton Beach City Council voted unanimously to adopt an ordinance that will make medical marijuana dispensaries a permitted use in certain zoning districts of the city. Ordinance 1972 amends the City’s Land Development Code to allow and set standards for medical marijuana dispensaries in commercial and mixed use zoning […]

Martin Luther King Day Office Closures

All City administrative offices will be closed on Monday, January 16th, in observance of Martin Luther King Day. To report a water or sewer emergency during this time, please call FWB police dispatch at (850) 833-9546 and your call will be routed accordingly. Water bill payments may be made using our secure, 24/7 accessible line […]

New Year’s Office Closures

All City administrative offices will be closed on Monday, January 2, 2017, in observance of the New Year’s holiday. 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 utility payment, you can access our […]

City Holiday Hours and Closures

Q&A: FWB Fire Assessment Study

December 15, 2016 Straight from the Source: Fort Walton Beach Fire Assessment As you may know, a Fire Assessment study is underway for the City of Fort Walton Beach. Since we know that our residents may have a lot of questions about this subject, we wanted to share what we know so far: Was a […]

Christmas Parade Postponed

Friends of the Fort: Due to severe weather forecasts for our area, we are saddened to announce the postponement of this evening’s scheduled Parade of Lights. These decisions are never easy and we hate to disappoint or inconvenience our guests. As we all know, Floridian weather is notoriously unpredictable, but when considering the safety of […]

Thanksgiving Holiday Closures

All City administrative offices will be closed beginning at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 23rd, and will remain closed through Friday, November 25th in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. To report a water or sewer emergency during this time, or if you need immediate water service, please call Police Dispatch at (850) 833-9546 and your […]

Veterans Day Office Closures

All City administrative offices will be closed beginning at noon on Thursday, November 10th, and will remain closed through Friday, November 11th, in observance of Veterans Day. To report a water or sewer emergency during this time, or if you need immediate water service, please call Police Dispatch at (850) 833-9546 and your call will […]