Marketing and Public Communication Office
Welcome to the City of Ocala's News and Press Release page. Here you will find press releases from the City of Ocala's Office of Public Communication. If you have any questions or need additional assistance, please contact Katie Hunnicutt, Marketing and Communication Manager at 352-401-3978 or email@example.com.
City of Ocala business offices will be closed Monday, Dec. 25 and Tuesday, Dec. 26 in observance of Christmas; and Monday, Jan. 1, 2018 in observance of New Year's Day.
12/13/2017 3:04 PM
The Racial Harmony and Cultural Awareness Task Force will host “REACH Across the Table,” a gathering of community members, Thursday, Jan. 25 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Silver Springs State Park, 5656 E Silver Springs Blvd.
12/13/2017 8:13 AM
Effective Monday, Dec. 11, the parking lot at the SE 31st Street Start! Walking Trail located at 2025 SE 31st St. will be closed for resurfacing.
12/08/2017 4:11 PM
The City of Ocala is pleased to announce the selected sculptors and their works participating in the 2018-2019 Ocala Outdoor Sculpture Competition.
12/07/2017 1:30 PM
Friday, Dec. 1, the City of Ocala will begin construction to install necessary water and electrical infrastructure for the downtown hotel project.
11/30/2017 3:39 PM
OEU Deploys Crews to the US Virgin Islands to Assist with Relief Efforts Following Hurricanes Irma and Maria
Tuesday, Nov. 21, crews with Ocala Electric Utility (OEU) were deployed to the U.S. Virgin Islands to assist with mutual aid power restoration and relief efforts following Hurricanes Irma and Maria.
11/30/2017 11:25 AM
Effective Monday, Nov. 27, the tennis courts at Tuscawilla Park located near the 600 block of NE Sanchez Avenue, are closed for resurfacing. These courts are expected to re-open to the public for recreational use Friday, Dec. 8.
11/30/2017 10:50 AM
This program offers a unique opportunity for children in Ocala/Marion County to talk to Santa at the North Pole ahead of the Christmas holiday.
11/29/2017 11:37 AM
The City of Ocala will host a silent surplus auction Tuesday, Dec. 12 from 9 a.m. to noon at the City of Ocala complex located at 2100 NE 30th Ave., near building 300.
11/28/2017 3:38 PM
11/27/2017 9:03 AM
The following is a list of road closures that will be in effect for the Ocala Christmas Parade, which will take place Saturday, Dec. 9 at 5:30 p.m.
11/21/2017 4:01 PM
With the excitement of the holiday it’s simple to take cooking for granted – turning on the stovetop, adding oil to a pan, and turning away for a minute, is a split second decision that could turn your holiday from fab to drab.
11/16/2017 3:49 PM
City of Ocala business offices will be closed Thursday, Nov. 23 and Friday, Nov. 24 in observance of Thanksgiving.
11/16/2017 10:04 AM
City of Ocala Recreation and Parks Department to Host 'A Fight for Freedom: Attack on Fort King' Dec. 2-3
Admission to this event is $5 per person. Veterans, active military and children ages five and under are free.
11/15/2017 1:05 PM
This family-friendly holiday program will take place Tuesdays and Thursdays Dec. 5 through 21 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the downtown square.
11/13/2017 11:30 AM
The following is a list of road closures that will be in effect for Light Up Ocala, which will take place Saturday, Nov. 18 from 4 to 9 p.m. in downtown Ocala.
11/08/2017 1:59 PM
It’s that time of year again! Light Up Ocala returns to downtown Ocala Saturday, Nov. 18 from 4 to 9 p.m.
11/08/2017 1:54 PM
This program provides citizens with low to moderate income help with down payment and closing costs on their first home purchase.
11/07/2017 3:37 PM