May 7, 2021

Good news! All five lanes of Canal Road have been resurfaced. The ALDOT Canal Road project - between 161 (Doc's) and Williams Silvers Parkway (approx. 2.3 miles) - is now almost complete.

While the main paving is done, there will still be intermittent lane closures. Over the next few weeks, the contractor will be resurfacing driveways and intersecting streets and there will be rolling...

May 3, 2021
Governor Ivey Announces COVID-19 Public Health Order and State of Emergency to End

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Monday announced that Alabama’s COVID-19 public health order will end Monday, May 31, 2021, and the state of emergency will end Tuesday, July 6, 2021.

“For over a year now, Alabamians, like people around the globe, have made sacrifices and adjusted to a temporary ‘new normal.’ We have learned much since last year, and this is absolutely now a managed...

April 29, 2021
National Day of Prayer observance on the lawn of the Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach on May 7, 2020.

National Day of Prayer will be observed on Thursday, May 6, 2021 from noon to 1 p.m. at the Coastal Arts Center of Orange Beach. Everyone is invited.

The National Day of Prayer was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of Congress, and signed into law by President Harry S. Truman. In 1988, the law was unanimously amended by both the House and the Senate and signed into law by President...

April 28, 2021
Homeowners Handbook to Prepare for Natural Disasters

ALABAMA HOMEOWNERS HANDBOOK to Prepare For Natural Disasters

Designed specifically for homeowners, this is a critical resource for anyone wanting to reduce the risks to both their family and property from the threats of natural hazards. This handbook covers basic information on emergency preparedness,...

April 26, 2021
2020 Census Shows Alabama’s Population at 5.03 Million; State to Keep Current U.S. House Seats

MONTGOMERY – Alabama has grown to a total population of 5.03 million and will retain its current number of seven seats in the U.S. House of Representatives for the next 10 years, according to the first data released from the 2020 Census.

The U.S. Census Bureau announced the statewide population totals and Congressional apportionment results for each of the states Monday afternoon as...