Council approves paving of 20 city streets, repairs to paths on Backcountry Trail

By City of Orange Beach

October 21, 2019 - Orange Beach, AL - (OBA®) - Over the next few months, 20 city streets will be repaved and numerous sections of paved paths on the Backcountry Trail will be repaired as the Orange Beach City Council voted unanimously on Tuesday, October 15th to award a low bid of $694,282.31 to Roads Inc. of NWF for the paving project. The project will also include a driveway and a small parking area at the Coastal Resources’ maintenance facility, and several locations at the Orange Beach Wastewater Treatment Plant.

The paving is tentatively scheduled to begin by the end of the month, and all finished by the end of the year

The 2019 Roadway Resurfacing Project includes the following:

  • Bay Drive 
  • Pine Road 
  • Palmetto Drive
  • East Beach Boulevard
  • Magnolia Drive
  • Park Drive
  • Park Lane (Lake Road)
  • Bayou Drive
  • Tiger Brown Avenue
  • South Wilson Boulevard
  • Mauldin Lane 

2019 City of Orange Beach Resurfacing Project

  • Bay La Launch Avenue

2019 City of Orange Beach Resurfacing Project

  • Caribe Drive 
  • Majestic Court 
  • Lexmark Court 
  • Lianna Court 

2019 City of Orange Beach Resurfacing Project

  • Bradford Road 

2019 City of Orange Beach Resurfacing Project

  • Walker Avenue 
  • White Avenue 

2019 City of Orange Beach Resurfacing Project

  • Sampson Avenue

2019 City of Orange Beach resurfacing project

List of trails to be repaired and resurfaced in certain areas include the following: 

  • Cotton Bayou Trail 
  • Rosemary Dune Trail 
  • Twin Bridges at Hidden Lake 
  • Twin Bridges at Sportsplex Entrance 
  • Powerline Trail
  • Powerline at Gulf Oak Ridge Intersection 
  • Gulf Oak Ridge Trail 

2019 City of Orange Beach Resurfacing Project - Backcountry Trail repairs