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Apr 12

April 6, 2021 City Council Meeting

Posted to Mayor's Blog by Taylor McAllister

During Mayor's Remarks in this week's city council, I was excited to recognize several of our high school students, one of our best Opelika police officers, and present a proclamation making April Sexual Harassment Month. 

OPS/AMEA Scholarships

I had the privilege of recognizing some of our Opelika High School students who received the OPS/AMEA Scholarships: Laura Daffin, Nicholas Fitzwater, Braxton Harris and Leighanna Howell. We wish these seniors luck on their future endeavors.

AMEA Scholarship Winners 2021

All-State Band and District IV Honor Band Members

It is always exciting to see our young citizens' dedication to their talents pay off. Candace Davis, Anita Duncan, Kylan Fanning, Za'Meria Butler have been granted the opportunity to be members of the All-State Band and District IV Honor Band.

All State Band Members 2021

Officer Hunter Awarded Officer of the Year by Central Alabama CrimeStoppers

OPD Officer Montrez Hunter was recognized as the 2020 Officer of the Year by Central Alabama Crimestoppers. I am so proud of Officer Hunter and his hard work and dedication to serving our community.

Trez Hunter Presented Officer of the Year

Proclamation for Sexual Harassment Awareness Month
Proclamation for Sexual Harrasment Month
Mar 11

Tree Pruning and Planting - Priority 1 Phase

Posted to Sidewalk and Tree Updates 2021 by Taylor McAllister

With Spring quickly approaching, our city arborist, contract workers and city employees will be around town pruning trees and planting some new ones to make up for the removal of trees this past Summer and Fall.

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