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Posted on: March 1, 2018

History of the Rocky Brook Rocket

Mayor Gary Fuller as the conductor of the Rocky Brook Rocket

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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Posted on: August 5, 2021

PLANNING THE NEXT 20 YEARS OF LIFE IN OPELIKA!

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The City of Opelika is excited to kick-off the 2040 Comprehensive Plan project. Opelika 2040 will serve as the City’s official guide for future growth, land use and development for the next 20 years. Informed by community consensus, com...

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Posted on: September 15, 2021

SIDEWALK: 1st Avenue

On thursday from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m., a private contractor is going to do a street cut utility installation at 1929 1st Avenue. One lane of traffic will be closed and the contractor is responsible for flagging traffic around the work zone.

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