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October 9, 2018

City of Orange Beach Hurricane Michael Update - Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 4 p.m.

At present, Hurricane Michael is still predicted to make landfall between Destin and Apalachicola on the Florida panhandle by ‪Wednesday, Oct. 10.‬

A Tropical Storm Warning is still in effect for Mobile and Baldwin Counties in Alabama, including our area. A Hurricane Warning is in effect for the...

October 5, 2018
2018 Shrimp Festival map

The 47th Annual National Shrimp Festival will be held Thursday, October 11th through Sunday October 14th in Gulf Shores. Hours are 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Thursday-Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday.

Due to the upgrades at Gulf Place, the festival will feature a new layout this year.

“The 47th year brings excitement, a new layout and a fresh look at the sandy white beaches that...

October 5, 2018
Women's Self Defense Seminar planned Oct 8 2018 at OB Rec Center

The Orange Beach Recreation Center will host a Self-Defense Seminar for women and teen girls at 6:30 p.m. Monday, October 8th.

Instructors will be Chris Wheeles of Wheeles Karate and Orange Beach Police Detective Lisa Johnson.

Childcare will be provided. Registration is not required and there is NO COST. 

The Orange Beach Recreation Center is at 4849 Wilson Blvd.

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October 5, 2018
West Oak Ridge Drive and circles paving Fall project 2018 web

Before the end of the year, 18 city streets will be repaved as the Orange Beach City Council voted on Tuesday, Sept. 18th, to approve a low bid of $380,000 to Roads Inc. of NWF.

With the original bid for coming in under budget at $380,000, three more streets were added for $22,768 in a change order approved by the City Council on Tuesday, Oct. 2nd.

The 2018 Roadway...

October 4, 2018
Orange Beach Planning Commission meeting October 2018

The Orange Beach Planning Commission is scheduled to meet at 3 p.m. Monday, October 8th for its work session followed by its 4 p.m. regular meeting in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 4099 Orange Beach Blvd.

Full agenda packet

The agendas are as follows:

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