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November 5, 2020
City offices closed Wednesday, Nov. 11 in observance of Veterans Day

In observance of Veterans Day, non-essential city offices will be closed on Wednesday, November 11th.

Trash and recycling will not be affected. All routes will run as normal. City offices will open, with normal hours, on Thursday, November 12th.

A sincere thank you goes out to all of our veterans.

 

November 4, 2020
Orange Beach City Council recognizes Chandler Rayborn for his life-saving actions during house fire

By Marc D. Anderson, City of Orange Beach

The Orange Beach City Council on Monday, November 2 recognized the heroic actions of resident Chandler Rayborn during the night of Wednesday, September 16, 2020 in the aftermath of Hurricane Sally. 

In an official letter of commendation, the City Council honored Rayborn for his actions during a devastating fire on Jubilee Point...

November 3, 2020
Lake Shelby aerial photo with Gulf State Park lodge in background

Gulf State Park | For Immediate Release: November 3, 2020 

GULF SHORES, ALA. – The Lake Shelby picnic area at Gulf State Park in Gulf Shores, Alabama, will close for renovations on Monday, November 2, 2020. The entire Lake Shelby area will be fenced and closed to the public for the duration of the renovation process. However, trail access near the lake will remain open throughout the...

November 3, 2020
FEMA logo

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Homeowners and renters of Baldwin, Escambia and Mobile counties with uninsured damage or losses from Hurricane Sally occurring September 14 – 16, 2020 have only two weeks left to register for disaster assistance.

The FEMA registration deadline is Nov. 19, 2020.

Although FEMA cannot make you whole, FEMA assistance may include grants for...

November 2, 2020
Blue Angels photo from official Facebook page with graphic

Weather permitting, the U.S. Navy Blue Angels will conduct a historic flyover along our beaches on Wednesday, November 4th at 4 p.m.   

The purpose of this event is to make the final flight of the old Blue Angels' Hornets.  

The Blue Angels will begin the salute by flying over Orange Beach and Gulf Shores and then turning around at Fort Morgan. They will circle back and do a low...