Town of Ocean Ridge
6450 North Ocean Blvd.
Ocean Ridge, FL 33435

Citizen Information Line: 738-ORFL (6735)

Proudly serving the residents of Ocean Ridge for 84 years

Town Hall:
561-737-8359 (fax)

Town Hall Hours:
M-F 8:30am-3:00pm

Police Dept.:
911 (emergency)
(non emergency)
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Mission Statement

The Mission of the Town of Ocean Ridge is to create and maintain a beautifully landscaped, diverse seaside community built around the family and civic pride, state of the art public services and infrastructure that enhances the natural beauty of our Town.

Calendar of Events

Meetings and events are linked to their agenda when available.

Sea Turtle Nesting Season begins March 1 and ends October 31
Lighting Guidelines

Hurricane Season begins June 1 and ends November 30
Palm Beach County's Hurricane Guide

Aug 29 SeaAngels Beach Cleanup from 8:00AM-10:30AM at Ocean Inlet Park
Sep 1 Code Enforcement Hearing begins at 10AM in chambers (tentative)
Sep 7 Labor Day - Town Hall closed, no inspection, no contractor work
Sep 10 Tentative Budget Adoption / Public Hearing / Regular Town Commission meetings begins at 5:01PM in chambers
Sep 17 Final Budget Adoption meeting begins at 5:01PM in chambers
Sep 19 Sand Sifters Beach Cleanup from 8AM-10:15AM at Oceanfront Park **NEW DATE** For more information visit:
Sep 26 SeaAngels Beach Cleanup from 8:00AM-10:30AM at Ocean Inlet Park

Updates to calendar will be made as they occur.  

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Town News

Tropical Storm Erika: Now is a good time to make sure your hurricane supplies are ready and in place. The town is monitoring TS Erika and reviewing emergency plans. For more information on TS Erika, please visit the National Hurricane Service or call  the Citizen Information Line at 561-738-6735. (Posted 8/25/15)
Public Service Announcement from Ocean Ridge Police Department. ORPD will be participating in the National DUI Enforcement Crackdown beginning August 21, 2015 - September 7, 2015. (Posted 8/20/15)
Suspect Vehicle Bulletin (Posted 8/18/15)
Back to School Safety Tips (Posted 8/14/15)
Temporary Road Closure: Woolbright Road, at the FEC Railroad Crossing, will be closed to all traffic beginning at 5AM, Sunday, August 16 through 6PM, Tuesday, August 18 for railroad repairs. Traffic will be detoured via Seacrest Boulevard, Boynton Beach Boulevard, and Federal Highway. For more information on this project, please contact Palm Beach County Engineering at 561-684-4000 or visit FDOT for current/future projects. (Posted 8/13/15)
Employment Opportunities: Applications are currently being accepted for the positions of Town Manager and Town Clerk. (Posted 06/26/15)
Employment Opportunities: Applications are currently being accepted for the position of Police Officer, Police Reserve Officer, and Police Dispatcher/Clerk. (Posted 06/02/15)
Return unwanted or expired prescriptions, over-the-counter, and other household medication (including pet medicine) at the Ocean Ridge Police Department lobby in the MedReturn Drug Collection Drop Box. (Posted 7/12/13)
Pet OwnersFor your animal's safety and the safety of your neighbors, please remember to secure your pets by a collar and leash as you walk them around the Town and especially on Old Ocean Blvd. where pedestrian traffic is heavy.  Thank you. (Posted 7/8/08)

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Website last updated: Friday August 28, 2015


Sea Turtle Nesting Season begins March 1 and ends October 31
Lighting Guidelines

Hurricane Season begins June 1 and ends November 30
Palm Beach County's Hurricane Guide

Manatee Season begins November 15 and ends March 31

MOBILE EYES is a program of the Traffic Safety Committee of the Palm Beaches. If you see impaired drivers, call 9-1-1 and mention MOBILE EYES. If an arrest is made then you are eligible to receive $100.
211 Palm Beach/Treasure Coast assists people by providing crisis intervention, information, assessment and referral to community services and by providing infrastructure support to the health and human service delivery system. The following are quick reference guides but more information can be found at Quick Reference Guide /Diabetes Reference Guide / Senior Reference Guide
The 511 Traveler Information System is FDOT’s toll-free traffic resource, offering up-to-date information on crashes, congestion, construction and more on all of Florida’s interstates, toll roads and major metropolitan roadways. Visit for more details. Additionally, you may follow specific road information on Twitter: @fl511_turnpike—Florida’s Turnpike, @fl511_i95 - Interstate 95 in Florida, @fl511_state for statewide information, and @fl511_southeast for local information.
Report FraudContact the Office of Inspector General To report allegations or see illustrations of suspected waste, fraud, misconduct, mismanagement or other abuses.
June is Flood Awareness Month! Click link for more details!

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