Posted on: March 29, 2018

Pharmavite Spotlight

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For over 40 years, Pharmavite LLC has earned and maintained the trust of healthcare professionals, consumers, and retailers by manufacturing high-quality vitamins, minerals and other dietary supplements, and all-natural foods under its Nature Made®...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

Opelika Excited for Business Opportunities and Growth

In Opelika, businesses and job opportunities are growing. The Opelika City Council has recently approved three business expansions and additions, totaling almost $22 million.

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

Mando America and Pharmavite Look To Expand

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Auto supplier Mando America Corp. will be investing more than $10 million in building expansion and new machinery. And vitamin, mineral and supplement maker Pharmavite will invest $5.6 million for expansion.

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

April 14 - Events Still On

Events Update for Saturday, April 14:

Dog Park Grand Opening/Ribbon Cutting  10 a.m. @ Floral Park - still on!

Rocky Brook Documentary Premier - Municipal Park - 5-6:45  pm Free Train Rides and 7 p.m. - Documentary Viewing. As of now, we a...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

ADA Transition Plan Public Outreach and Public Hearing Notice

Please take notice that the City of Opelika, Alabama is in the process of updating its current ADA (Americans with Disabilities) Self-Evaluation and Transition Plan.  This update was led by City staff, City department heads, and field staff assig...

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Posted on: April 9, 2018

Roundabout Video Tips

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The following videos show examples of various types of vehicles using the new roundabout at Frederick and ML King Boulevard.

  • This is a standard fuel tanker truck doing a complete trip around the Frederick Road roundabout. The rear wheel is doing as it is ...
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Posted on: April 2, 2018

Cunningham Bridge and Sportsplex Connector Updates:

Cunningham Drive Bridge—The contractor is slated to mobilize and begin work on the bridge this week, April 2.  

Sportsplex Connector Roadway—The timber operation is completed and the contractor will soon begin burning debris, removing stumps, plac...

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Posted on: April 2, 2018

Road Resurfacing Update 04/02/18

The contractor will continue paving in Cedar Creek Subdivision today and tomorrow. They will move to Hill Flo Avenue tomorrow afternoon. After that they will move to Calcutta Court and Scott Street next. It is possible another crew will move in before the...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Westside Recycling Center Closing April 1

Due to recycling material being continually contaminated, the Westside Recycling Center on Grand National Parkway in Opelika will close effective April 1, 2018. Citizens can sign up for curbside recycling for only $10 per month or bring recycling to one o...

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

Roundabout at Frederick, Auburn & ML King Boulevard Now Open

Monday, February 26, marked the official opening the new Roundabout on Frederick Road.This is the third and last phase of the Frederick Road project that began in 1990. The Opelika Engineering Department revised the design of the intersection of Frederick...

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Posted on: April 20, 2018

History of Municipal Park and Rocky Brook Rocket

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Train rides, history and fond memories. That's what the Rocky Brook Rocket is all about. Take a look back in time with the "A Rocket In A Railroad Town" documentary. And a brief history of the train restoration.

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Posted on: March 30, 2018

Opelika Dog Park Grand Opening April 14

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Ribbon Cutting and Grand OpeningApril 14, 201810 a.m.

One of the most popular on-leash dog walking areas in Opelika is Floral Park, a 28-acre park located in the heart of the community. It's beautifully landscaped and easily accessible and a perfect place ...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

Opelika's Reveals New Brand

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ACCESSIBLE Website and NEW Brand Will Revitalize Engagement with Opelika Citizens 

The City of Opelika is releasing a new brand identity, which includes a new logo, clearly defined colors and new fonts. In addition, we are launching a redesigned w...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

New to Opelika

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If you are new to the City of Opelika or are moving here in the very near future, find resources that will make your transition into our community easier!

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

History of the Rocky Brook Rocket

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September 20, 1951, the Opelika Board of Parks and Recreation hired the first full time Director.Thirty one year old W.J. (Bill) Calhoun from Nashville, Tennessee was hired and an office at city hall was made available. The park board had functioned since...

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Parks & Rec Spotlight

Posted on: March 30, 2018

Summer Registration: Dates, times and locations for all summer programs.

Summer Registration for most Opelika Parks and Recreation programs begins on Monday, May 7th. For more information about our summer programs please visit the Park Bench Activity Guide.

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Registration for T-Ball, Swim Lessons, EYG Basketbal...

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Posted on: March 30, 2018

Fire Academy: Park Bench Misprint

The Fire Academy Camp fee is $10/residents and $11 for non-residents. Printed copies of the Park Bench Activity Guide have the wrong fee listed. We are sorry for any confusion this has caused!

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Sportsplex & Aquatic Center Memberships Now Available

Opelika Sportsplex and Aquatic Center memberships can be paid either monthly or annually. Choose your membership package and sign up today!

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