Officials, Contractor Address Tram Ad Sales

OCEAN CITY – Officials say they are working with a new contractor to secure advertising on the resort tram fleet ahead of the summer season.Last week, public works representatives presented members of the Ocean City Transportation Committee with an update on tram advertising. Officials say concerns over advertising sales prompted a meeting with the town’s… Read more »

OC Council Debates Advertising Budget Increases

OCEAN CITY – Resort officials this week approved a budget amendment for fiscal year 2023, but not before a spirited discussion on the town’s advertising allocation.On Monday, the council voted 6-1, with Councilwoman Carol Proctor opposed, to approve the second reading of several budget amendments for fiscal year 2023.The change, which reflects an increase in… Read more »

Council Adopts Hazard Mitigation Plan

OCEAN CITY – An update of the town’s hazard mitigation plan will allow Ocean City to retain its eligibility for federal assistance programs.On Monday, resort officials approved a five-year update to the Town of Ocean City’s hazard mitigation plan. Emergency Management Planner Bob Rhode said the changes have been reviewed by both the state of… Read more »

Berlin Woman Dies In 113 Accident

BERLIN – A Berlin woman died in a crash involving a tractor trailer on Route 113 last Saturday afternoon.Maryland State Police (MSP) confirmed that Berlin resident Linda Brown, 69, died in a Saturday afternoon accident at the Route 113 intersection with Georgetown Road in Berlin. Authorities this week continued their investigation into the crash, which… Read more »

Changes Underway At Saltwater 75 Property; Neighbors Share Objections To Tiki Bar, Privacy Wall

Changes Underway At Saltwater 75 Property; Neighbors Share Objections To Tiki Bar, Privacy Wall

OCEAN CITY – Changes are underway at an Ocean City restaurant after neighbors expressed concerns.A tiki bar constructed at Saltwater 75, the restaurant being built at the former location of BJ’s on the Water, is being removed after neighbors shared their objections with the Worcester County Board of License Commissioners (BLC). Area residents said the… Read more »