Ocean City Taps Familiar Face For New Tourism, Business Development Director

Ocean City Taps Familiar Face For New Tourism, Business Development Director

OCEAN CITY — Ocean City officials this week tapped a familiar name and face to fill the recently-recreated Director of Tourism and Business Development post, a quarterback of sorts to direct the town’s sales and marketing strategy.Earlier this year, the Mayor and Council signed off on creating the new Tourism and Business Development Director and… Read more »

Mayor Suggests Boardwalk Restrooms Need Earlier Attention With Busy Spring Weekends

Mayor Suggests Boardwalk Restrooms Need Earlier Attention With Busy Spring Weekends

OCEAN CITY — The cleanliness of the public restrooms on the Boardwalk was a topic of discussion during a budget work session last week.Public works was the last department to present its annual budget highlights to the Mayor and Council, and Mayor Rick Meehan took the opportunity to address his concerns about the occasional condition… Read more »

Ocean City Council Votes To Build New Midtown Fire Station On 66th Street; Existing 74th Street Property Would Be Sold Under Plan

Ocean City Council Votes To Build New Midtown Fire Station On 66th Street; Existing 74th Street Property Would Be Sold Under Plan

OCEAN CITY — Responding to a “911 call” of sorts from the Ocean City Fire Department, resort officials Thursday voted to replace the dilapidated Station 3 firehouse at 74th Street with a new state-of-the-art firehouse in front of the Public Safety Building at 66th Street.The midtown Station 3 firehouse at 74th Street was first built… Read more »

Action Needed On Flooding Issues At OC-Owned Golf Course; Improvements Estimated At $1.5M

OCEAN CITY — After three decades, Ocean City’s municipal golf course Eagle’s Landing is in need of substantial infrastructure upgrades including elevating certain low-lying holes to mitigate tidal flooding.During a budget hearing last week, Eagle’s Landing PGA Course Professional Bob Croll and Golf Course Superintendent Joe Perry presented to the Mayor and Council the municipal… Read more »