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
Due to large amounts of rainfall and flooding in certain areas of the community following Hurricane Irma, the City of Ocala strongly encourages its residents to avoid wading, fishing, swimming or playing in any standing bodies of water and/or retention areas.
09/13/2017 11:09 AM
The City of Ocala Water Resources Department experienced a secondary treated water spill Monday, Sept. 11, which has since been contained.
09/13/2017 11:01 AM
In preparation for Hurricane Irma, overnight parking was temporarily allowed in the downtown parking garage located at 296 SE Broadway St. Beginning Thursday, Sept. 14, overnight parking will no longer be permitted in the downtown parking garage.
09/13/2017 11:00 AM
Due to effects from Hurricane Irma, the End of Summer Bash scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 16 has been canceled. At this time, there are no plans to reschedule this event.
09/13/2017 10:59 AM
A generator being used to power a home without energy, as a result of Hurricane Irma, caught on fire, destroying a shed in Ocala.
SE 17th Street, from SE 25th Avenue to SE Lake Weir Avenue, is now open to thru traffic following repairs for a sewer force main break and stormwater flooding earlier this week.
09/11/2017 7:31 PM
The City of Ocala will enact a mandatory curfew for all residents due to effects from Hurricane Irma. This curfew will begin at 10 p.m. Monday, Sept. 11 and will be in effect until 6 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 12.
09/11/2017 6:18 PM