City of FWB Partial EOC Activation for Hurricane Michael

The City of Fort Walton Beach has announced the partial activation of its Emergency Operations Center (EOC), which is located at the Fort Walton Beach Police Department on Hollywood Boulevard. The partial activation of the EOC will begin at 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 due to the strengthening and proximity of Hurricane Michael […]

City of FWB October 9, 2018 City Council Meeting Cancelled

The City of Fort Walton Beach has announced the cancellation of the October 9, 2018 City Council Regular Meeting due to the impending impact of Hurricane Michael. All agenda items from the October 9, 2018 City Council Regular Meeting will be moved to the October 23, 2018 City Council Regular Meeting agenda.

City of FWB Hurricane Michael Closures

The City of Fort Walton Beach has announced the closure of City facilities beginning at 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 and all day Wednesday, October 10, 2018 due to the impending impact of Hurricane Michael. In an emergency, City residents may call the general Police Dispatch number at (850) 833-9546. Emergency personnel will […]

Hurricane Michael Information

The City of Fort Walton Beach would like to provide the following updates in relation to Hurricane Michael. Please continue to monitor the weather and news outlets for further updates. SOLID WASTE PICKUP: Normal solid waste and recycling service from the City of FWB will be provided on Monday, October 8, 2018 and Tuesday, October […]

Fort Walton Beach Police Department Chief of Police

The City of Fort Walton Beach would like to congratulate Acting Chief of Police Bill Royal on his retirement from the Fort Walton Beach Police Department after 21+ years of dedicated, loyal and exceptional service. Following a career in the United States Air Force, Chief Royal pursued a career in law enforcement with the City […]

Building Corporation Breaks Ground on a New Field Office Complex for the City of Fort Walton Beach

FWB Field Office Groundbreaking Invitation Ajax Building Corporation, a nationally recognized family-owned commercial construction company, will join city leaders and community members to break ground on the City of Fort Walton Beach’s brand new Field Office Complex. The new complex will total 49,818 square feet on an 8.94 acre site and include four (4)  buildings […]

U.S. 98 (State Road 30) over Santa Rosa Sound (Brooks Bridge Replacement) Project Development and Environment (PD&E) Study

Financial Project Identification Number: 415474-2-22-01 The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will hold a public hearing regarding the above referenced project Thursday, October 4, 2018, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. CDT at the Emerald Coast Convention Center, 1250 Miracle Strip Parkway, S.E., Fort Walton Beach. The hearing will begin as an open house at […]

City of Fort Walton Beach Tropical Storm Gordon Information

The City of Fort Walton Beach would like to provide the following updates in relation to Tropical Storm Gordon. Please continue to monitor the weather and news outlets for further updates. SOLID WASTE PICKUP: Normal solid waste and recycling service from the City of Fort Walton Beach will be provided on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 […]

FWB Approves New Field Office Complex

At a Special Meeting on June 27, 2018, the Fort Walton Beach City Council unanimously approved the construction and consolidation of a new Field Office Complex to be located on Hollywood Boulevard NW where Jet Stadium is currently located. Then, on July 10, 2018, City Council adopted Resolution 2018-8, allowing the Finance Department to move […]

City of FWB Hurricane Information Guide

The 2018 edition of the City of Fort Walton Beach’s Hurricane Information Guide is now available. Please click here to view.