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CAP Releases 2018 Legislative Agenda

CAP Releases 2018 Legislative Agenda

Coastal Alabama Partnership ‘s 2018 Regional Legislative Agenda supports the efforts of the nine economic development entities in Coastal Alabama representing over 4,700 businesses and nearly 150,000 employees region wide. These entities include the Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce, South Baldwin Chamber of Commerce, Coastal Alabama Business Chamber, Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce, Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Tourism,… Continue Reading

Coastal Alabama Loses a Leader

Coastal Alabama Loses a Leader

Coastal Alabama lost a leader this week. Ed Rodriguez, CEO and President of the Coastal Alabama Business Chamber, passed away last Thursday. Ed was a true visionary who looked outside of his own area and always thought regionally. Ed brought a high level of professionalism and leadership to his team, earning the Chamber of the Year in 2015.… Continue Reading

Baldwin & Mobile County Updated Flood Maps Released

Baldwin & Mobile County Updated Flood Maps Released

Over the last few months there has been significant activity in coastal Alabama regarding flood maps. Preliminary maps for Baldwin County were released in July and the Mobile County maps in November. The changes in Baldwin County effect over 4600 homeowners, with over 2500 homes now included inside the 100-year floodplain and over 2100 removed. … Continue Reading

Mobile River Bridge and Bayway Project Receives Four Responses to Request for Qualifications

Mobile River Bridge and Bayway Project Receives Four Responses to Request for Qualifications

The Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) recently announced that four teams submitted Statements of Qualifications (SOQs) in response to the Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for delivering the Mobile River Bridge and Bayway Project – a 12-mile project that will increase capacity along the Interstate 10 corridor in South Alabama. Four teams submitted applications for the proposed… Continue Reading

Coastal 150 Hosts Inaugural Bourbon by the Bay Event

Coastal 150 Hosts Inaugural Bourbon by the Bay Event

On November 5, 2017, Coastal 150 hosted the inaugural Bourbon on the Bay, where guests sampled from twenty-five premium bourbons and whiskeys while overlooking Mobile River and the Port of Mobile. The event also featured heavy hors d’oeuvres, a selection of wine and local brews, a silent auction and live music. Nearly 200 members and guests enjoyed… Continue Reading

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