Asphalt Resurfacing for Hill Avenue NW

Beginning the evening of Monday, September 24, 2018, weather permitting, the City of Fort Walton Beach’s contractor, James David Site Prep and Underground, will begin milling and resurfacing asphalt on Hill Avenue NW from the intersection of Lovejoy Road NW to Ajax Drive NW. During this time, the City would like to request that all […]

FWBFD Annual Open House 2018

It’s that time of year!  In recognition of Fire Prevention Week, the Fort Walton Beach Fire Department will be hosting its Annual Open House on Saturday, October 13th from 10:00 a.m. till 2:00 p.m. Kids can enjoy bouncy houses, a rock climbing wall, tour the fire station, take a ride on a fire truck, and […]

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 […]


TO:  Residents of Fort Walton Beach living at 302 – 318 Kepner Drive NE. As a precaution, for your safety, the City issued a Boil Water Notice starting on Wednesday September 5, 2018 when a City crew performed work on the water system in your area.  The September 5, 2018 “Precautionary Boil Water Notice” is […]

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 […]

Notice of water outage and precautionary boil water notice

On Wednesday September 5, 2018 city crews are scheduled to replace a section of water line near 309 Kepner Drive NE. In order to accomplish this we anticipate turning the water off around 8:30 AM and turning it back on around 11:00 AM or as quickly as possible thereafter. Customers affected are 302 – 318 […]

Carson Drive Streetscape Project

Beginning the morning of Monday, August 20, 2018, weather permitting, the City of Fort Walton Beach’s contractor, Gulf Coast Utility Contractors, will begin construction of a streetscaping project on Carson Drive. The work zone will include Carson Drive SE from Third Street SE to Hollywood Boulevard SE (diagram below). Proposed work will include utility work, […]

Now Accepting Vendors for Fall Craft Bazaar

The City of Fort Walton Beach Recreation Department is now accepting vendor applications for the 2018 Fall Craft Bazaar to be held on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at the Fort Walton Beach Recreation Center. The bazaar will take place from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., with free admission for attendees. The cost for vendor setup […]

City Council Workshop: Recreation Services

FWB CITY COUNCIL WORKSHOP SERIES: RECREATION SERVICES On Tuesday, August 21, 2018, at 5:30 p.m., the City of Fort Walton Beach will host a public workshop and general update regarding the Recreation Department and its operations. The workshop is one of several sessions meant to encourage public engagement and in-depth conversation on various topics. Members […]