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June 25, 2020
Fourth of July 2020 closings graphic

In observance of Independence Day, non-essential city offices will be closed on Friday, July 3rd. 

Trash and recycling will not be affected. All routes will run as normal. 

Offices will open for normal hours on Monday, July 6th. 

 

June 24, 2020
Orange Beach Fire Rescue accepting applications for Resident Volunteer Firefighter Program

Orange Beach Fire Rescue is now accepting applications for the Resident Volunteer Firefighter Program (RVFP). The RVFP is designed to give young men and women an opportunity to pursue a career in Fire and Emergency Services.

Applicants that are accepted into the RVFP are expected to successfully complete Firefighter I/II training. After successfully completing the training and receiving...

June 24, 2020
Fireworks in the sky at The Wharf in Orange Beach with palm tree in the forefront - one splashed in red light

From the Intracoastal Waterway to the Gulf of Mexico, Fourth of July celebrations are planned in Orange Beach, with appropriate social-distancing protocols in place. Please remember that fireworks are prohibited in Orange Beach, except for professionally produced and permitted shows.

The Wharf’s Independence Day Celebration - July 4th

The Wharf will hold its “...

June 15, 2020
Orange Pardon Our Progress graphic with ALDOT and City logos

Pardon Our Progress: Please be aware that beginning on Monday, June 22, ALDOT’s Canal Road widening contractor is scheduled to start widening operations on the south side of the roadway. A lane closure will be required for this work to be performed. 

The limits of the lane closure will be between Gulf Bay Road and State Highway 161/Orange Beach Blvd. in the eastbound outside lane.  ...

June 12, 2020
Orange Beach baseball and softball stadium renovations renderings

Anyone who has been in Orange Beach over the last two years knows there has been no shortage of construction around town. From the new Orange Beach Middle / High School to the widening of Canal Road to a new gymnasium at the Orange Beach Recreation Center, the city is wide open with work. And it will continue for the foreseeable future. 

“We’re in the midst of a...