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May 10, 2021

MONTGOMERY — Governor Kay Ivey announced today that Alabama will end its participation in all federally funded pandemic unemployment compensation programs effective June 19, 2021 including:

I. Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation (FPUC), which provides for an additional $300 weekly payment to recipients of unemployment compensation.

II...

May 7, 2021
Planning blueprints generic photo

The Orange Beach Planning Commission is scheduled to meet at 4 p.m. Monday, May 10th for its regular meeting in the Council Chambers at City Hall. 

Full agenda packet for the May 10, 2021 Orange Beach Planning Commission meeting

The agenda is as follows:

ORANGE BEACH...

May 7, 2021
CANAL ROAD UPDATE - MAY 7, 2021 - PARDON OUR PROGRESS

Good news! All five lanes of Canal Road have been resurfaced. The ALDOT Canal Road project - between 161 (Doc's) and William 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...