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August 23, 2019
September 2019 Orange Beach Adult/Senior Center Calendar

The Orange Beach Adult/Senior Activity Center has announced its September 2019 Excursions and Events. 

Call 981-3440 to sign up for any of the events listed below.  

  • September 2nd - Center closed for Labor Day. 
  • September 2nd at 6 p.m. - “Community Center Potluck”: The Monthly Community Potluck returns Monday, September 2nd at the Orange Beach Community Center....
August 16, 2019
City of Orange Beach Road and Sidewalk Project Updates - August 16, 2019

West Oak Ridge Drive Sidewalk Extension - An 8-foot-wide sidewalk extending from West Oak Ridge Drive to the Orange Beach Sportsplex is open but some finishing touches still need to be completed. The overall sidewalk through the neighborhood, behind City Hall, runs parallel with Canal Road from State Highway 161/Orange Beach Boulevard westward about 4,000 feet to the...

August 13, 2019
Red Snapper catch in a red bucket

After completing a review of the 2019 private angler red snapper season through August 5, the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources has determined two additional days can be added to the private angler recreational season. The additional days will begin 12:01 a.m. on Saturday, August 31, 2019, and run until midnight on Sunday, September 1, 2019.

Landing estimates are...

August 12, 2019
Orange Beach Festival of Art ranked among top shows in nation by Sunshine Artist magazine

For the first time, the Orange Beach Festival of Art has broken into Sunshine Artist magazine's Top 200 rankings.

Not only did the Festival of Art get a ranking this year, it came in at No. 39 of the "Top 100 Fine Art and Design Shows" in the nation in 2019. The success of the show's artists, which is reported and tabulated through Sunshine Artist, reflects the hard work of the festival...

August 9, 2019
Construction plans rolled up on top of rolled out construction drawings

The Orange Beach Planning Commission is scheduled to meet at 2:30 p.m. Monday, August 12th for a work session followed by the 4 p.m. regular meeting in the Council Chambers at City Hall. 

Full agenda packet for the August 12, 2019 Orange Beach Planning Commission meeting

The agenda...