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May 19, 2020
2020 Baldwin County Disaster Preparedness Expo set Aug. 5 in Daphne

The Baldwin County Emergency Management Agency will host the 2020 Disaster Preparedness & Recovery Expo on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Daphne Civic Center. The event was rescheduled from its original date of June 9. 

The Baldwin County EMA is working with key stakeholders to host this second annual Expo. 

The expo is a free community event...

May 19, 2020
Four red snapper in bin

The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources’ Marine Resources Division (MRD) reminds anglers who would like to fish from federally-permitted, for-hire vessels that the 62-day season begins June 1, 2020, at 12:01 a.m. local time and runs through August 2, 2020, at 12:01 a.m. local time.

The federal for-hire (charter) fishing season is managed by the National Marine...

May 18, 2020
Caution: Be alert to raccoons exhibiting signs of distemper

Coastal Resources staff and interns have responded to recent reports of raccoons exhibiting signs consistent with the canine distemper virus in the City of Orange Beach. On Saturday, May 16th, 2020, we received results from the lab tests confirming this suspicion. Distemper is not uncommon in a variety of species including raccoons.

Raccoons with distemper may approach people, or curl...

May 18, 2020
City offices closed Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day

In observance of Memorial Day, non-essential city offices will be closed on Monday, May 25th.

Trash and recycling will not be affected. All routes will run as normal.

Offices will open, with normal hours, on Tuesday, May 26th. 

 

May 18, 2020
New gymnasium at the Orange Beach Recreation Center

It is a busy time in the City of Orange Beach with many building projects either underway or soon to get started.

In addition to the new Orange Beach Middle / High School building on Canal Road, which is expected to be finished in June, and the adjacent Performing Arts Center, which is expected to be completed in April 2021, the following projects are happening in the city. (...