The City of Ocala is providing residents with free tire disposal Saturday, Oct. 14 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Disposal locations will be at the corner of NE 14th Street and NE Eighth Avenue and the Hampton Aquatic Fun Center located at 255 NW Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
09/27/2017 11:29 AM
Tuesday, Sept. 26, the City of Ocala Water Resources Department experienced a spill of public access reuse water, which has since been contained. This spill occurred at the Ocala Golf Club located at 3110 E Silver Springs Blvd. and involved approximately 239,000 gallons of public access reuse water, which is used for irrigation purposes.
09/26/2017 4:50 PM
Ocala Electric Utility (OEU) will host a Customer Appreciation Day Friday, Oct. 6 at Citizens’ Circle, 151 SE Osceola, Ave. from 6 to 8 p.m. This event will be held in collaboration with Public Power Week happening Sunday, Oct. 1 through Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017.
09/26/2017 3:06 PM
The City of Ocala Recreation and Parks Department will host the ‘After Dark in the Park’ Movie Series every Friday in October from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at various locations across the City.
09/25/2017 10:06 AM
The northbound lanes of SW 27th Avenue, from State Road 200 to SW 19th Avenue Road, will be closed Wednesday, Sept. 27 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
09/22/2017 5:05 PM
The northbound outside lane of SW 27th Avenue, at SW 34th Street, will be closed Monday, Sept. 25 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
09/22/2017 5:03 PM
The City of Ocala has posted a new solicitation, ITB# PWD/17-023 Annual Tree & Hedge Trimming (City Complex) at www.bidocala.com.
09/22/2017 7:51 AM
The City of Ocala has posted a new solicitation ITB# AIR/17-006 Relocate Access Road and Gate - Airport Control Tower. Please see www.bidocala.com.
09/21/2017 3:41 PM
Following Hurricane Irma, the City of Ocala is actively working to address mosquito control and areas of concern for residents. The City has deployed staff to immediately resume larviciding areas that are currently holding water due to effects from the hurricane. Along with Clarke Mosquito, the City is also spraying areas that have been investigated and determined to have a nuisance adult mosquito population.
09/21/2017 9:15 AM
The City of Ocala Water Resources Department will begin work to replace a 2,400 linear foot sewer force main Tuesday, Sept. 26. This project is expected to be completed by the end of October 2017.
09/20/2017 9:10 AM
The City of Ocala has posted a new solicitation ITB# FAC/17-020 Citywide Preventative HVAC Maintenance Service. Please see www.bidocala.com.
09/19/2017 4:48 PM
The Discovery Center’s newest exhibit, Super Kids Save the World, will open to the public Saturday, Sept. 23 and will be on display through Saturday, Jan. 20 at the Discovery Center located at 701 NE Sanchez Ave.
09/18/2017 9:06 AM
The Discovery Center, 701 NE Sanchez Ave., will resume normal operating hours Tuesday, Sept. 19. The Discovery Center is open Tuesdays through Fridays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., and is closed Sundays and Mondays.
09/15/2017 6:40 PM
The City of Ocala Water Resources Department experienced lift station and manhole surging of approximately 1,000 gallons of raw effluent Tuesday, Sept. 12, which has since been contained. This malfunction occurred at the City lift station located at 4350 SW 40th St.
09/15/2017 2:45 PM
The City of Ocala will host Ocala Zumbathon Friday, Sept. 22 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Ocala Downtown Market located at 310 SE Third St. All proceeds from this event will benefit the United Way of Marion County.
09/15/2017 9:57 AM
Due to effects from Hurricane Irma, the following City of Ocala parks and facilities will be closed until further notice:
09/14/2017 5:53 PM
The City of Ocala and its FEMA-approved debris management contactor, Crowder-Gulf, will begin collecting hurricane debris Monday, Sept. 18 in all four quadrants of the City limits. This cleanup process is expected to last approximately 30 to 60 days.
09/14/2017 2:58 PM
Days after Hurricane Irma’s passing through Ocala, residents are still feeling its effects. Though the community remains resilient and is rapidly adapting to the improving daily conditions, hazards from the aftermath remain.
Due to Hurricane Irma, the following City of Ocala meetings have been canceled or rescheduled
09/13/2017 4:42 PM
City of Ocala business offices will re-open Wednesday, Sept. 13 following Hurricane Irma. The City of Ocala will resume normal household garbage and recycling collection Wednesday, Sept. 13.
09/13/2017 11:11 AM