Wastewater Spill: Gap Creek

On Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at approximately 10:15 p.m., 5,250 gallons of diluted wastewater from an abandoned City forcemain made its way to Gap Creek via an existing FDOT storm drain on Beal Parkway. While the existing forcemain was placed out of service and filled in 2013, an ancillary void in the line contained residual […]

APRIL 17 TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE OF U.S. HIGHWAY 98 DUE TO RELOCATION OF GULFVIEW HOTEL

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 […]

UPDATED Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Linda Lane/Oakland Circle

RESCISSION OF PRECAUTIONARY BOIL WATER NOTICE TO: Residents of Fort Walton Beach living at 313 – 348 Linda Lane NW and 354 & 356 Oakland Circle NW. As a precaution, for your safety, the City issued a Boil Water Notice starting on Tuesday April 10, 2018 when a City crew performed work on water lines […]

UPDATED Precautionary Boil Water Notice: South Memorial Area

UPDATED April 5, 2018: Precautionary Boil Water Notice Rescinded As a precaution, for your safety, the City issued a Boil Water Notice starting on Tuesday April 3, 2018 when a City crew performed work on water lines by replacing a fire hydrant. The April 3, 2018 “Precautionary Boil Water Notice” is hereby rescinded following the […]

Temporary Closure: Walkedge Boat Ramp

NOTICE REGARDING WALKEDGE BOAT RAMP The City of Fort Walton Beach will be closing the Walkedge boat ramp beginning on Saturday, March 31 for repairs to the channel and associated jetty. Work is anticipated to last 4 to 6 weeks and the City will provide notification once the boat ramp is back open. We appreciate […]

UPDATED Precautionary Boil Water Notice: Linwood Road

March 23 UPDATE: As a precaution, for your safety, the City issued a Boil Water Notice starting on Wednesday March 21, 2018 when a City crew performed work on water lines by replacing a fire hydrant. The March 21, 2018 “Precautionary Boil Water Notice” is hereby rescinded following the satisfactory completion of the bacteriological survey […]

“Let’s Talk Trash” Sanitation Newsletter

Check out the latest news and information from our Sanitation Division with our January 2018 edition of the “Let’s Talk Trash” newsletter! Click here to view.

FWB Permitting Office Hours: Week of Feb. 5

Due to employee training, the City of Fort Walton Beach Permitting Division will be open as indicated below for the week of February 5-9, 2018. For more information, please feel free to contact the Building Division at (850)833-9605. We thank our customers for your patience and apologize for any inconvenience during this time. Monday, February […]

Precautionary Boil Water Notice Rescinded

UPDATE: The Precautionary Boil Water notice for the area of Beachview/Bradley/Marshall has been rescinded following the satisfactory completion of the bacteriological survey showing that the water is safe to drink. —————- Original Post: On Tuesday January 30, 2018 city crews are scheduled to connect two existing water lines at the intersection of Marshall Drive NE and […]

New Software Program to speed FWB Customer Service

The City of Fort Walton Beach Public Works Department announces the rollout of TRAKiT, a software program that aims to streamline a variety of services, from building inspections to code enforcement. Once complete, TRAKiT’s process will allow for City staff and members of the public to submit and track permits, code enforcement violations, and other […]