Cold Weather Update & Safety Tips

Read on for information on cold weather safety, the City water system, and cold weather shelters: 1. SAFETY TIPS Protect yourself and others from the cold weather! See Photo 1 for tips. 2. CITY WATER SYSTEM: COMMERCIAL PROPERTIES Due to prolonged freezing temperatures, business property owners and tenants in the City of Fort Walton Beach […]

FWB Holiday Garbage Pickups

The City of Fort Walton Beach’s Sanitation offices will be closed on the following days this holiday season: -Monday, December 25, 2017 -Tuesday, December 26, 2017 (offices are closed, but some route service will be provided, as listed below) -Monday, January 1, 2018  Garbage Pickup Routes: On these dates, residential garbage service days will shift […]

Temporary Road Closure: Patton/Bradley Drive

On Wednesday, November 29, 2017, crews with the City of Fort Walton Beach will have the intersection of Patton Drive NE and Bradley Drive NE closed to thru traffic. Patton Drive NE will be closed from Greenbrier Drive NE to Beachview Drive NE, and Bradley Drive NE from Marshall Drive NE to Patton Drive NE.  Work […]

Water Tank Demolition with Road Closure: Holmes Blvd.

Beginning at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 21, 2017, the City of Fort Walton Beach will begin a scheduled demolition of the existing elevated water tank located at 55 Wright Parkway NW (corner of Holmes Boulevard NW and Wright Parkway NW). Work is anticipated to last one day. During this time, Holmes Boulevard NW will be […]

Emergency Water Line Repair UPDATE: Brooks Street

UPDATE: This Precautionary Boil Water Notice has been lifted. ——————————————– Original Post On Wednesday October 4, 2017 city crews will perform emergency repairs to the water distribution system by replacing a section of defective water line at the intersection of Brooks Street SE and Waynel Circle SE.  In order to accomplish this we anticipate turning […]

“Let’s Talk Trash” Sanitation Newsletter!

Check out the latest edition of “Let’s Talk Trash,” our Sanitation Division’s quarterly newsletter! In this issue: Holiday 2017 pickup schedules, holiday recycling tips, and more helpful hints and information! http://fwb.org/sanitation/newsletter/

Precautionary Boil Water Notice LIFTED: Oregon Dr., California Dr., Utah Place

UPDATE: This Precautionary Boil Water Notice has been lifted. ——————————————– Original Post On Tuesday October 3, 2017, city crews are scheduled make repairs to the water distribution system by removing from service an existing 2 ¼” water line located on Oregon Drive.  In order to accomplish this we anticipate turning the water off at around […]

Temporary Road Closure: Hollywood Blvd. at Robinwood Dr.

From approximately 3:00 a.m. Thursday, September 14, 2017, through 11:00 a.m. Thursday, September 14, 2017, the westbound lane of Hollywood Boulevard NW at the intersection of Robinwood Drive NW and Hollywood Boulevard NW will be closed to through traffic.  This temporary closure is due to utility construction. For questions or concerns, please contact our City Utilities Office at (850)833-9613.  

Road Work with Travel Advisory: Holmes Boulevard

Beginning the morning of Wednesday, August 2, 2017, weather permitting, the City of Fort Walton Beach’s contractor, James David Site and Prep., will begin milling and resurfacing asphalt on Holmes Boulevard NW from Wright Parkway NW to Memorial Parkway NW. During this time, the City requests that all vehicles and obstructions be removed from the […]

August Sanitation Special: Household Waste Pickups!

Need to get rid of some old stuff? Clean out your garage or attic? The City of Fort Walton Beach Sanitation Division is here to help! During the month of August, residents of The City of Fort Walton Beach (incorporated) can leave their unwanted household items curbside for pickup on their regularly scheduled yard waste […]