July 10, 2020
Planning Commission generic art of blueprints rolled up

The Orange Beach Planning Commission is scheduled to meet at 4 p.m. July 13th for its regular meeting in the Council Chambers at City Hall. 

Full agenda packet for the July 13, 2020 Orange Beach Planning Commission meeting

The agenda is as follows:


July 9, 2020
Orange Beach Police promotions announced

During the Orange Beach City Council meeting on Tuesday, July 7th, Police Chief Steve Brown announced recently promoted personnel. 

Chief Brown recognized Asst. Chief Robert Howard, Lt. Keven Lonsdale and Lt. Trent Johnson. 

“First, I would like to recognize and introduce Asst. Chief Robert Howard,” Chief Brown said. “Robert grew up here in Baldwin County and is a graduate of...

July 9, 2020
Update from Baldwin County Schools Superintendent Eddie Tyler: Classes start August 12th - Parents to chose Traditional or Virtual School

Message from Baldwin County Public Schools Superintendent Eddie Tyler shared on July 9, 2020: 


I hope this message finds you well and enjoying your summer thus far.

Last month, I committed to bring you information on our return to school after the Fourth of July and today I will be sharing with you our plans for school this fall.


July 8, 2020
Governor Ivey announces $100 Million Small Business Grant Program 'Revive Alabama'

JULY 8, 2020 | Office of Alabama Governor Kay Ivey | Press Release

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Wednesday announced the Revive Alabama grant program to support small businesses in Alabama that have been impacted by COVID-19. Revive Alabama will reimburse small businesses up to a combined $100 million for expenses they have incurred due to operational interruptions caused by the...

July 8, 2020
Orange Beach City Council approves plan to keep five lanes open on Canal Road on weekends during summer

Summer traffic has no mercy on Canal Road but the Orange Beach City Council approved a plan Tuesday to help alleviate backups on weekends. 

The Alabama Department of Transportation project to widen Canal Road to five lanes has been ongoing all year, and while a brief period allowed for all five lanes to open early in the summer, work began on the south side in late June, closing a...