DAPHNE – City firefighters and police, including dispatchers, will get extra pay and residents some financial relief to deal with the effects of the COVID 19 outbreak, following action by the Daphne City Council.
SPANISH FORT – The city of Spanish Fort will put about $3 million in municipal projects on hold while officials wait to see how the COVID-19 outbreak will affect finances.
FAIRHOPE – City Council members support restrictions on gatherings of people to curtail the spread of the COVID-19 outbreak but said a curfew could cause more harm than good.
FAIRHOPE – A municipal crew to trim city trees could save Fairhope money and allow other work, such as lighting trees at Christmas to also be done in-house, according to a proposal presented to the City Council.
DAPHNE – City officials approved hazard pay for first responders who have to deal with potential coronavirus patients and economic relief for citizens during the pandemic.