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Due to a resurfacing project, the parking lot at City Hall will be closed beginning Thursday, July 25. This project is expected to be completed in five business days, weather permitting.
07/18/2019 12:05 PM
Due to necessary maintenance, Nature Park, 1600 SE 30th Ave., will be closed beginning Monday, July 1 and will reopen to the public on Saturday, July 13.
06/26/2019 3:27 PM
The City of Ocala Public Works Department will host an Evergreen Cemetery volunteer cleanup day, July 20 from 8 a.m. to noon.
07/18/2019 1:53 PM
The City of Ocala will host a water aerobics fundraising event in support of the Estella Byrd Whitman Wellness and Community Resource Center.
06/25/2019 11:20 AM
The Wetland Groundwater Recharge Park flooding event has been postponed due to the formation of a sinkhole in one of the wetland cells.
06/21/2019 3:03 PM
Thursday, June 20th, the City of Ocala Water Resources Department experienced a spill of public access reuse water, which has been contained.
06/20/2019 4:46 PM
The Discovery Center’s newest exhibit, Sense-sational, will open to the public Saturday, July 6.
06/20/2019 10:01 AM
Residential sanitation collection regularly scheduled for Thursday, July 4 will be collected Friday, July 5.
06/11/2019 1:24 PM
This project has been cooperatively funded through the St. Johns River Water Management District, Florida Department of Environmental Protection and the City of Ocala.
06/10/2019 3:08 PM
This competition is open to artists currently working and residing in North America with experience in large outdoor public art.
06/05/2019 10:40 AM
Reservations can only be made by non-profit organizations.
05/22/2019 4:23 PM
The goal of this public meeting is to collect input from residents and business owners for design elements within the second phase of this project.
05/14/2019 11:02 AM
The 2019 Levitt AMP Ocala Music Series will feature a diverse lineup of high-caliber talent spanning musical genres such as blues, jazz, funk, soul, hip hop, classical, Latin and R&B.
05/13/2019 4:26 PM
OEU Recognizing National Electrical Safety Month by Encouraging Electrical Safety Before, During and After Storms
In recognition of National Electrical Safety Month, Ocala Electric Utility is urging residents and businesses to review important electric safety measures that can prevent electrically related fatalities, injuries and property loss before, during and after severe weather or natural disasters.
05/13/2019 9:43 AM
A single lane closure will be in place at the intersection of SW 60th Avenue and SW First Lane Monday, May 20 through Wednesday, May 22.
05/09/2019 2:31 PM
City of Ocala business offices will be closed Monday, May 27 in observance of Memorial Day.
05/08/2019 12:33 PM
This bus tour is free and open to the public. Space is limited.
04/30/2019 1:20 PM
Ocala Electric Utility would like to provide a few simple tips to keep your family safe and prevent injuries from happening this spring.
04/24/2019 2:32 PM
The Levitt AMP Ocala Music Series will take place at Webb Field every Friday, May 31 through Aug. 2 from 6 to 9 p.m.
04/24/2019 9:42 AM
Effective Wednesday, May 1, overnight parking will be available at the downtown parking garage on a permit-issued basis.
04/23/2019 9:04 AM