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September 19, 2019
Two new fire engines sit parked in front of Orange Beach Fire Station No. 1

Mayor Tony Kennon and the Orange Beach City Council joined Fire Chief Mike Kimmerling and the Orange Beach Fire Department on Tuesday, September 17th for an official blessing and push-in ceremony for the city’s two new fire trucks - Engine 1 and Engine 2. 

Chief Kimmerling and Mayor Kennon spoke briefly to open the ceremony, followed by a blessing led by Pastor Fred Franks. A group of...

September 19, 2019
Census 2020 outreach begins in Orange Beach with council proclamation

Mayor Tony Kennon and the Orange Beach City Council proclaimed their partnership with the U.S. Census Bureau during the council meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019 to ensure a full and accurate count in 2020. 

The proclamation reads as follows: 

Whereas, every ten years the U.S. Census Bureau counts residents across the country, and the official deadline for...

September 18, 2019
Pardon Our Progress graphic to go with Canal Road lane closure announcement

UPDATE on Sept. 19, 2019: The contractor finished work on Thursday and no road closure will be needed on Friday, Sept. 20. The lane will still be closed on Monday for one to two weeks. 

Due to work associated with ALDOT's Canal Road widening project, there will be a single-​lane closure from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursday and Friday, Sept. 19-20, and then for up to two weeks beginning on...

September 16, 2019
Par Three Skins Game First Sunday of Every Month, October to April, at Orange Beach Golf Center

The Orange Beach Golf Center will host the first Skins Game Tournament of the 2019-20 fall/winter season on Sunday, October 6th, and then on the first Sunday of each month through March, with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. The public is welcome.

There will be Skins on all 18 holes, a closest-to-the-pin contest, and $250 for a hole-in-one on all 18 holes. 

Cost is $5.50 for Golf Center...

September 13, 2019
Orange Beach Town Hall meeting set for October 1, 2019

Orange Beach Mayor Tony Kennon and the City Council invite the public to a Town Hall meeting on Tuesday, October 1st at the Orange Beach Event Center. The Town Hall will begin after the 5 p.m. City Council meeting and work session, which will also be at the Event Center. Those attending the Town Hall should arrive between 5:30 and 6. 

“Transportation, frustrations and golf carts, that’s...