City Manager Update: Special Events in Downtown Fort Walton Beach

UPDATE FROM CITY MANAGER MICHAEL BEEDIE: SPECIAL EVENTS IN THE CITY OF FORT WALTON BEACH Since 2012, the City of Fort Walton Beach, through its Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) has aimed to revitalize the Downtown Fort Walton Beach area through several ambitious projects and programs: creation of a Downtown Business & Entertainment District, development of […]

Precautionary Boil Water Notice Rescinded

UPDATE: The Precautionary Boil Water notice for the area of Beachview/Bradley/Marshall has been rescinded following the satisfactory completion of the bacteriological survey showing that the water is safe to drink.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 […]

FWB Cold Night Shelter Open Jan. 23

One Hopeful Place will be open on Tuesday, January 23, 2018 starting at 5:00 p.m. Pickups will be available at First United Methodist Church on First Street at 5:00 and 6:00 p.m. 1564 North Beal Extension, Fort Walton Beach Please help spread the word. It takes a community effort.

January 23 City Council Meeting Agenda Available

View the agenda for the January 23 FWB City Council Meeting at

FWB Sanitation Services Update

FWB SANITATION SERVICES UPDATE: Due to potentially hazardous travel conditions that were predicted, all City Sanitation services will be temporarily suspended on Wednesday, January 17th, 2018. These services are currently scheduled to be made up on Thursday the 18th, with Thursday’s regular routes to be completed as scheduled. We will post more updates as we […]

FWB Winter Weather Safety Updates

WINTER WEATHER UPDATE We’ve been roving the local information outlets and have put together some of the latest updates for you! We’ll add to it as we receive more, but please stay tuned to your trusted local weather and public service providers! Spread the word and stay warm and safe in the Fort! ————————————————————- CITY […]

Office Closures: Martin Luther King Jr. Day

All City administrative offices will be closed on Monday, January 15th, 2018 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. 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 placed in the drop box next […]

January 9 FWB City Council Meeting Agenda

The agenda for the upcoming January 9, 2017 FWB City Council Meeting is now available by clicking here. Find out what’s going on and coming up in your city!    

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 […]