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Ocean City Launches 'OCMD311' App

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OCEAN CITY, Md.- Ocean City launched the 'OCMD311' application that allows users to report problems and receive information in the town.

The 'OCMD311' app allows users to view events and information about Ocean City as well as report issues around town for prompt action and resolution.

Jessica Waters, Ocean City communications manager, said this application is great because of the amount of people that use apps.

"A lot of our residents and visitors are now using their tablets and mobile devices to get information so we really wanted to create something to get information from us but also receive information," Waters said.

Waters said the app is meant to cater to all ages.

Although the application is used to report problems, town officials want users to know that it is only for non-emergency situations.

"The most important thing you need to know and as the app indicates, if you are in need of immediate help and you are experiencing an emergency, dial 911, this is not a substitute for 911," Waters said.

This app also provides links to the city services and visitor information sites.

According to Waters, the application was created by the Town of Ocean City's IT department.

The application is free to users and can be downloaded on the app store under 'OCMD311.'

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