Post-Hurricane Michael Assistance for Bay County

The City of Fort Walton Beach is doing its part to assist victims of Hurricane Michael. The Fort Walton Beach Medical Center is receiving patients and rescued victims from the Bay County area. Military helicopters are utilizing the new Fort Walton Beach Fire Training Facility as a landing zone and ground transfer point for victims […]

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 […]

FWBFD Hosts RIDER Team Motorcycle Rollout

RIDER Team is coming! On Thursday, June 2nd, 2016, at 2:00 p.m., the Fort Walton Beach Fire Department will host a dedication ceremony and rollout for its newest service: the FWB RIDER Team. Made possible through a partnership with Emerald Coast Harley-Davidson, the Rapid Incident Deployment and Early Response (RIDER) program offers another facet of […]

FWB Fire Department to Host Engine Welcome Ceremony & Open House

On Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 8:45 a.m., the Fort Walton Beach Fire Department will host a dedication ceremony for its new fire engine. This traditional departmental ceremony includes the retirement of the outgoing Engine 7 and the welcome and wash-down of the new Fire Engine 7, with the public invited to assist FD personnel with pushing the […]

Join us for the Fire Department’s Open House!

The City of Fort Walton Beach invites the public to the Fire Department’s 2nd annual Open House on Saturday, October 4th, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Admission is free and there will be an obstacle course and bouncy house, video game truck, fire fighting demonstrations, fire house tours, refreshments, and more! For more information, […]

Emergency Utility Work on Hollywood Boulevard NW

Beginning the morning of Wednesday, April 23, 2014, weather permitting, the City of Fort Walton Beach’s contractor, Utility Services, Inc. will be doing emergency utility work on Hollywood Boulevard SW near its intersection with Temple Boulevard SW. Work will begin Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014 and continue through Tuesday, April 29th, 2014. Due to traffic control, Cecilia […]

Kelly Avenue Temporary Road Closure

Due to water service construction for 162 Eglin Parkway NE, on Wednesday, November 6, 2013, from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., the east end of Kelly Avenue will be closed to through traffic from State Road 85/Eglin Parkway NE to Luverne Street NE. To accommodate the construction equipment and work, the City would like to […]