Holiday Hours of Operation

The City of Mary Esther Water Department and City Hall will be closed on November 26th and November 27th for Thanksgiving. We will reopen promptly at 8am on Monday, November 30 2015. You may pay your water bill online using the link below, or use our dropbox located in the parking lot. Please note - the dropbox will not be checked until Monday morning. Recycles will be picked up on Saturday, due to the holiday. Happy Thanksgiving!

2016 Election Information

Not only are you encouraged to vote, but you are equally encouraged to run for elected office! This is your chance to give back to our community, to be a part of the legislative processes which govern your life, to better understand the budget and millage process from the other side of the table, to be a part of our team and to serve for the greater good of Mary Esther.

Please click here to read about the 2016 Election for the City of Mary Esther.

Visit the Okaloosa County Supervisor of Elections website at

Employment Opportunities


The City of Mary Esther is accepting applications for the position of Firefighter. Successful candidate must be FF II Certified in accordance with FSS. Certified EMT within 1 year of DOH. Position is open until filled. The City of Mary Esther offers an excellent benefits package, is an equal opportunity employer (EOE), and operates as a Drug Free Workplace. Interested persons should complete an application Monday-Friday, 9-4:30 at Mary Esther City Hall, 195 Christobal Road, Mary Esther, FL, 32569 and turn them in to the Assistant City Clerk. Printable applications are available at Applications may be submitted in person or by mail – EMAILED OR FAXED APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

Download A Fire Department Application

P/T Library Technician

The City of Mary Esther has an immediate opening for a P\T Library Technician.  Applicant must be a minimum of 18 years of age, high school graduate, possess excellent verbal and written communications skills, work independently and have exceptional aptitude for customer service.  Very good computer skills are necessary; willingness and ability to learn and stay current with new technology is required.  Position requires patience and willingness to assist patrons at various levels of technological expertise.  Bending and lifting heavy objects including books, tables, computers, etc., is mandatory. Previous public library experience and knowledge of library functions preferred. $9.25/hour; 16-20 hours per week; must have flexible schedule. Applications are available online at or picked up at 195 Christobal Rd N., Mary Esther, FL 32569 and must be submitted in person or mailed to the City Clerk. NO Faxed or Emailed applications accepted. Drug Free Workplace, EOE. No phone calls please.

Download An Application

Pay Your Water Bill Online

We now offer convenient online Bill Pay! Simply click the button below. You will be redirected to the website that will process your water bill payment using your Visa or MasterCard debit/credit card.

2014 Consumer Confidence Report - Water Quality

The 2014 Consumer Confidence Report - Water Quality is now available online to view. This report will be mailed with the Residential Water Bills and will also be available in hard-copy form at City Hall at the end of April.

2014 Consumer Confidence Report - Water Quality Report

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Fair Housing

The City of Mary Esther supports and promotes Fair Housing, Equal Employment Opportunity and Handicap Access. If you feel you've been discriminated against in regard to Housing, Equal Employment Opportunity, or Handicap Access, please contact the City Manager, Lynne Oler at 850-243-3566 ext. 14.

Meeting Schedule

Get the schedule of City Council Meetings and more.

Agendas and Minutes

View and download Agendas and Minutes from all city meetings.


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