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November 19, 2020
Orange Beach Hurricane Sally debris cleanup update graphic

The City of Orange Beach’s debris contractor CrowderGulf will temporarily suspend debris pickup operations through the Thanksgiving holiday, beginning on Tuesday, November 24th. Pickup will resume on Monday, November 30th. 

As of Thursday, November 19th, approximately 351,000 cubic yards of debris from the city right-of-ways (62% of which was vegetative) has been removed. That’s...

November 19, 2020
The Orange Beach Tennis League playing on the newly renovated tennis courts in Orange Beach, Alabama.

A special grand reopening ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on Wednesday, November 18 at the Orange Beach Tennis Center. 

The facility with eight lighted hard courts officially reopened to the public on Thursday, November 19, 2020. The project included the demolition of the old courts and a complete rebuilding of all eight hard courts. 

The courts are open from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m....

November 19, 2020
Arkansas, Texas A&M, South Carolina and Vanderbilt face off Thursday in SEC Women’s Soccer Tournament semifinals in Orange Beach

The semifinals of the Southeastern Conference Women’s Soccer Tournament are set for Thursday night at the Orange Beach Sportsplex. 

Play is scheduled to kick off at 6 p.m. (CST) with No. 1 seed Arkansas facing No. 4 South Carolina. No. 3 seed Texas A&M clashes with No. 7 Vanderbilt for the nightcap at 8:30 p.m.  

During the quarterfinals on Tuesday, Vanderbilt upset No. 2...

November 19, 2020
Orange Beach Garden Club announces 2020 'Light Up Orange Beach' contest

The Orange Beach Garden Club's annual “Light Up Orange Beach” Christmas contest will award cash to the owner of the best-decorated home, and recognize local businesses that are all decked out for Christmas. 

Judging for first, second and third place in the residential and business categories is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, December 16th. Judging is based on overall appearance...

November 19, 2020
City offices to close Nov. 26-27 in observance of 2020 Thanksgiving holiday

During the Thanksgiving holiday, non-essential city offices will be closed at noon on Wednesday, November 25th and all day Thursday and Friday, November 26th and 27th.

Concerning trash pickup, the usual Friday residential routes will run on Saturday.

City offices will open for normal business hours on Monday, November 30th.

The city wishes everyone a happy and healthy...