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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

UPDATE: Ocala Fiber Network Experiencing Connectivity Difficulties

Post Date:02/21/2019 9:36 AM

OCALA, Fla. (Feb. 21, 2019) – Ocala Fiber Network is continuing to experience fiber connectivity difficulties and intermittent outages. As a result of these issues, the City of Ocala will not be disconnecting any of its utility customers until further notice. Customers who would have been shut off otherwise due to nonpayment will not be disconnected until online communications are restored.

Customers experiencing electric outages are encouraged to call 352-351-6666. When calling this number, customers may experience longer than normal wait times, so please remain patient as City staff works to resolve these issues. The City of Ocala Customer Service Center will make appropriate accommodations to any customers affected by these issues.

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