Due to Tropical Storm Gordon, the Orange Beach City Council rescheduled its regular meeting to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11th, followed by the Committee of the Whole meeting.
For the last several months, the Orange Beach "Edward H. Carroll Sr." Kids Park has been under renovation by city crews and work continues.
Anyone who visits the park for the first time since the upgrades began will find:
The Orange Beach Wind and Water Learning Center is starting up its after-school sailing program again.
Classes will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 4 p.m.-6 p.m. Students will need to bring a water bottle, life jacket and water shoes. Classes will be held until Oct. 30, weather permitting. There is a 48-hour notice required for any cancellations.
The Orange Beach Senior Center will be hosting a Flu Shot Clinic from 10 a.m. to noon on Friday, Sept. 7th.
The clinic is sponsored by CVS Pharmacy. Each participating individual is reminded to bring his or her Medicare or insurance card. Cash pay is $35.
The Senior Center is at 26251 Canal Road.
This morning [August 28, 2018] the Orange Beach Department received multiple calls of suspicious packages being left on the porch of their houses. All of these calls in Orange Beach have been investigated and found to be non-credible and no packages were found. The Orange Beach Police Department is currently investigating the origin of these calls.
On August 26th, 2018, at approximately 0400 hours, the Orange Beach Police Department received multiple calls from concerned residents of suspicious individuals in the area walking around their houses and vehicles.
In a candid, straight-talking Facebook Live interview led my musician and Orange Beach resident Jack Robertson on Thursday, August 23, Mayor Tony Kennon answered a wide range of questions from condo heights and traffic solutions to public safety and even keeping McDonald's open
In observance of Labor Day, non-essential city offices will be closed on Monday, Sept. 3.
Trash and recycling will not be affected. All routes will run as normal.
Offices will open, with normal hours, on Tuesday, Sept. 4.