FAIRHOPE – With the purchase of the Fairhope K-1 Center by the city of Fairhope, municipal and school system officials are working to decide what to do with the Pelican’s Nest Science Lab also located on the campus.
FAIRHOPE – The ban on sleeping in cars or other outdoor locations is in effect in Fairhope, but officials said they don’t plan to use the ordinance to target homeless people.
FAIRHOPE – City officials and Mobile Baykeeper agreed that Fairhope does not appear to be responsible for what was reported as sewage floating in Mobile Bay but disputed how notifications on the issue where handled.
DAPHNE – Construction delays have slowed plans to move Baldwin County’s Virtual School program, that allows local students to study in a public-school program from anywhere in the world, to expand into a new home.
SPANISH FORT – After nine years, Spanish Fort city officials are considering going out for new proposals for municipal garbage service. Mayor Mike McMillan told City Council members that he will bring them requests for proposals for garbage service at an upcoming council meeting. The mayor said the city has received frequent calls about pickup.