City Office Closures: Memorial Day

All City administrative offices will be closed on Monday, May 29th, in observance of Memorial Day. To report a water or sewer emergency during this time, please call police dispatch at 850-833-9546 and your call will be routed accordingly. If you would like to make a utility payment, you can access our automated payment line […]

Water Line Replacement Project: Oregon Drive NE

Beginning at 7:00 a.m. on Monday, May 15, 2017, the City of Fort Walton Beach will begin a scheduled water line replacement on Oregon Drive NE from the north side of California Drive NE to the west side of Buck Drive NE. Work is anticipated to last four (4) weeks. During this time, the City […]

Special Council Meeting: Fire Assessment Study & Recommendations

On Tuesday, May 9, 2017, at 4:30 p.m., the Fort Walton Beach City Council will meet to review the results and recommendations of a Fire Assessment Feasibility Study, conducted earlier in the year by Government Services Group (GSG). The Council could potentially vote based on the report findings. The meeting is open to the public, with public comment […]

City Office Closures: Thursday, May 4th

On Thursday, May 4th, 2017 all administrative offices at the City of Fort Walton Beach will be closing at 10:30 a.m. and will remain closed for the rest of the day for a citywide employee function. Specific office closure times are listed below. Regular business hours will resume on Friday, May 5th. To report a […]

Monday Morning Crash with Traffic Detours: Beal Parkway/Memorial Parkway

A single vehicle crash early this morning at the intersection of Beal Parkway and Memorial Parkway is expected to affect Monday morning commutes in the Fort Walton Beach area. The crash occurred at about 1:20 a.m., with a vehicle striking a power pole; traffic lights have been affected and a related gas line leak was […]

Concerts at the Landing 2017!

Bring your blankets, lawn chairs, and the entire family to the 2017 return of the Concerts at the Landing series! Concerts are all FREE and kick off at 6 p.m. each Friday, located at the Fort Walton Landing on Brooks Street:   4/28  The Anteeks (Baton Rouge) 5/5   Grape Drink (FWB) 5/12  Side Project  (FWB)  […]

UPDATE: Precautionary Boil Water Notice: First Street/Perry Ave Area

UPDATE: Bacteriological tests have returned with satisfactory results and the Precautionary Boil Water Notice has been lifted for the project area. Original Post: On Wednesday April 19, 2017, City crews are scheduled to remove an existing fire hydrant and install a new hydrant near the intersection of First Street SE and Perry Avenue SE.  In […]

4/14 Road Work: Memorial Parkway

On Friday April 14, 2017, between 8:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., a contractor for Gulf Coast Utility Contractors will be restriping Memorial Parkway NW between Hemlock Drive NW and Victoria Avenue NW.  The road will not be closed, but there will be slow moving traffic during this time. Please plan ahead and drive safely.  

Spring Holiday Office Closures

All City administrative offices will be closed beginning at noon on Thursday, April 13th and will remain closed on Friday, April 14th for Spring Holiday and Easter weekend. To report a water or sewer emergency during this time, or if you need immediate water service, please call Police Dispatch at (850) 833-9546 and your call […]

FWB Swears in New Mayor and Council Members

On April 1, 2017, the City of Fort Walton Beach swore in Mayor Dick Rynearson, re-elected Councilwoman Amy Jamieson, and first-time Councilmen Nic Allegretto and David Schmidt for their four-year terms at the helm of the City. Mayor Dick Rynearson continues his leadership role at the City having served two previous terms on the Fort Walton […]