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Posted on: August 16, 2021

Vision 2025

vision 2025

In 2014, the City of Gulf Shores worked with local stakeholder groups to develop Small Town, Big Beach Vision 2025 for Sustainability – a strategic plan used to focus the City of Gulf Shores' growth and design.

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Posted on: August 16, 2021

BUILD Grant

Build Grant

The City of Gulf Shores has been awarded funding through the U.S. Department of Transportation’s BUILD Grant Program for an innovative, multifaceted project that will enhance the quality of life for our residents and visitors.

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Posted on: August 16, 2021

Laguna Cove NRDA Restoration Project

NRDA

The City is currently planning habitat restoration work and the design of limited, passive recreational access facilities on 53 undeveloped acres of property located on the south shore of Little Lagoon near the west end of W. Beach Blvd.

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Posted on: August 16, 2021

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Check out all the City's major projects by clicking below.

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News Flash

Posted on: January 20, 2022

USDA Scheduled to Distribute Oral Rabies Vaccine Baits in Alabama for Raccoons

USDA Distributing Oral Rabies Vaccine Baits in Alabama

Starting Monday, January 24, and extending through Saturday, February 5, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is scheduled to begin distributing oral rabies vaccine (ORV) baits in Alabama via low-flying airplanes and helicopters to vaccinate...

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Posted on: January 13, 2022

Healthcare Workers Appreciation Days

Healthcare appreciation days (1)

On December 6, 2021, Mayor Craft and City Council proclaimed January 24-29, 2022, as Healthcare Workers Appreciation Days in the City of Gulf Shores. 

This proclamation resulted from a project by Portia Hollis, 8th grade Red Ribbon Week Leader at ...

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Posted on: December 17, 2021

Gulf Shores Fire Rescue offering public education courses in 2022

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Gulf Shores Fire Rescue (GSFR) is offering a variety of public education courses in 2022. These courses are through the American Heart Association and range from basic First Aid training to more advanced classes such as Pediatric Advanced Life Support. Ea...

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Posted on: December 8, 2021

Gulf Shores announces lineup for the 2022 Winter Entertainment Series

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The City of Gulf Shores is excited to announce the 2022 Winter Entertainment Series lineup. Shows will be held at the Erie H. Meyer Civic Center and require a purchased ticket. Doors will open at 6 p.m., and all shows will begin at 7 p.m. Tickets are $35,...

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Posted on: November 19, 2021

City of Gulf Shores to Hold Special Council Meeting to Discuss Proposed Lodging Tax Increase

PUBLIC INVOLVEMENT MEETING (1)

The City of Gulf Shores is holding a Special Council Meeting to discuss a proposed three percent lodging tax increase that will be used to fund various capital improvement projects over the next 10 years as opposed to sales or property tax increase. This ...

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Posted on: January 21, 2022

Gulf Shores Recreation Department Holding Safe Sitter Classes February 1-3

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The Gulf Shores Recreation Department will be holding Safe Sitter classes on February 1-3 from 3:30-5:30 p.m. at Gulf Shores Middle School. The Safe Sitter program helps young teens in 6th. to 8th. grade learn the safety skills they need for themselves an...

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Recreation & Cultural Affairs News
Posted on: January 19, 2022

Adult Technology Classes

Winter Classes

Whether you're testing the waters or diving right into the world of technology, we have something for everyone! Classes are one hour in length, and we are offering sessions in the morning and afternoon. No computers or tablets are necessary.
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Recreation & Cultural Affairs News
Posted on: January 19, 2022

Kid Creators Educational Labs

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Calling all kiddos ages 5 and up! The Gulf Shores Public Library is hosting Kid Creators Educational Labs on the last Thursday of each month from January through May. Participate in wacky and educational experiments that make learning FUN! 

All la...

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Recreation & Cultural Affairs News
Posted on: January 18, 2022

Valentine's Dance & Chocolate Affair

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The Gulf Shores Recreation Department is excited to host the Valentine's Dance & Chocolate Affair on Friday, February 11, at the Erie H. Meyer Civic Center (1930 West 2nd Street).

Surprise your significant other this Valentine's Day ...

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Recreation & Cultural Affairs News
Posted on: January 1, 2022

2022 Youth Spring Sports Registration Now Open

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Registration for youth Spring Sports is now open until February 4!

  • T-Ball is open for ages 4 to 6 years old (age control date is May 1, 2022) 
  • Baseball is open for children ages 7 to 14 years old (age control date is May 1, 2022)
  • Softball is open fo...
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Recreation & Cultural Affairs News
Posted on: December 16, 2021

Daddy Daughter Dance Scheduled for 2022

Daddy Daughter Square

The City of Gulf Shores Recreation Department is excited to announce the Daddy Daughter Dance event is back again for 2022! To ensure that everyone gets a chance to join us on the dance floor, we are offering two dance nights:
Friday, January 28,...
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