City Council Makes New License Regs Official

OCEAN CITY – The ordinance outlining amendments to hearings and appeals of business license fines, suspensions, and revocations was discussed and passed on second reading at Monday evenings Mayor and Council meeting.   The ordinance will amend Chapter 14 entitled businesses and aims to add more teeth to the ordinance governing the suspension and revocation of… Read more »

City Property Auction, Height Rules OK’d

OCEAN CITY – Two ordinances came before the Mayor and Council at Monday night’s meeting, one calling for amendments to downtown height regulations and the other authorizing the sale of surplus property. The Mayor and Council were presented with the ordinance to amend Chapter 11, entitled Zoning, which will allow for changes in height limits… Read more »

Effort To Bring Subway Cars To OC Underway

OCEAN CITY – Ocean City’s ever-expanding artificial reef system off the coast could be getting a major addition in the future if the effort to obtain as many as 600 retired New York City “Redbird” subway cars can be worked out.The Ocean City Reef Foundation, in conjunction with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR),… Read more »

Agency Touts Ocean City Ad Campaign’s Success

OCEAN CITY – The Tourism Commission was presented with some encouraging information at its meeting Wednesday afternoon, as Andy Malis of MGH Advertising presented the commission with the results of the 2007 advertising campaign for Ocean City.Destination advertising was a hot topic this summer with the tourism community making adamant requests for an increase in… Read more »