Impacts to County Services and Facilities

Last Updated  4/6/2020  1029

ABSENTEE VOTING-  We continue to process applications and ballots for absentee voting by mail only.  Contact us at 251.937.0261.

ACCOUNTING - Staff is available by phone but facility closed to the public.

ADMINISTRATION - Staff is available by phone 251.937.0264 or email. Live Oak Landing payments can be mailed. 

ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH – Both facilities in Robertsdale (within facilities owned and operated by Baldwin County) will remain open to the public. 
Contact us at 251.947.3618.

ALEA/DRIVER'S LICENSE TESTING/ REINSTATEMENT/ STAR ID- Baldwin County offices closed.  Other offices closed statewide. Reinstatement offices closed statewide. View all ALEA updates here: https://www.alea.gov/news-releases  Contact the Mobile District office at 251-660-2330. 

ARCHIVES - Staff available by phone but facility closed to public. 
Contact us at 251.580.1897

ANIMAL SHELTER - Closed to the public. Adoptions temporarily suspended. Staff will respond as able to reports of strays and aggressive animals. Volunteers should not report until further notice. Adoption events cancelled until further notice. 
Contact us at 251.972.6834.

BRATS - All non-essential routes cancelled. Emergency (dialysis, school, medical and nutrition routes) continue to run. Courier will continue to run.  Staff available via by phone but facility closed to face to face interaction. 
Contact us at 251.972.6817.

BUILDING DEPTWe now offer online permitting!  Even though our facility is closed to the public, our staff is still working.  We also encourage emailing or mailing plans and other requests. There are drop boxes at the Foley, Fairhope, and Bay Minette locations to leave documents for the department. Inspectors practice social distancing as they continue to go to job sites.
Contact us at 251.943.5061.

BUILDING MAINTENANCE - Practicing social distancing while otherwise operating as normal.  

COUNCIL ON AGING -  We have suspended all face to face contact.  However employees are available by phone or email.   Curbside pickup for meals will continue at the Loxley S.A.I.L Center.  (251-964-5330).  Pharmacy pick up is curbside only.  AARP tax aid appointments are cancelled, for the latest information on AARP go to www.aarpfoundation.org/tax  help.  Clients needing to drop off paperwork for the Council on Aging can use the Solid Waste drop box located at the main entrance of the Central Annex - 22251 Palmer Street, Robertsdale, AL . 
Contact us at 251.972.8506.

CORONER- Open, but very limited public access. 
Contact us at 251.970.4051.

COURT - Staff in office and available by phone or email.  The Circuit Clerk's Office is not open for face to face interaction. Court cases from March 16th thru April 16th will be rescheduled and you will receive notice of new dates in the mail. Emergency cases will still be heard (P.F.A., Restraining Orders, Bond Hearings, DHR Hearings). Security will limit access to courthouse. Attorneys, parties, witnesses must have case number at the door to be allowed in. Security will verify.  Contact your attorney, not the courts, if you have further questions.  

DISTRICT ATTORNEYStaff in office and available by phone or email but closed to the public.  Contact us at 251.937.0274.

HIGHWAY - Staff in office and available by phone and email but facilities are closed to face to face interaction.  Call 251-937-0371.

JAIL / CORRECTIONS COMMAND - Baldwin County Sheriff's Corrections Center inmate visitation cancelled until at least April 1st. The visitation lobby is closed to public access.  Offsite video visitation will remain as usual.

JUVENILE DETENTION CENTER - Our facility is closed to the public but staff can be reached by phone . Attorneys will be allowed. No visitation at this time. Contact us at 251.580.2540.

LAW LIBRARY - Closed at this time.  

LEGISLATIVE DELEGATION – Baldwin County offices closed at this time. 

License Inspection- Office closed to the public, staff available by phone.  All field work postponed until further notice.

PARKS – County parks and boat launches remain open to the public.  However no field trips and all visitors must follow CDC Coronavirus Guidance.  Any organized events such as fishing tournaments are not allowed at this time due to the Governors order of limiting all non-work gatherings to 10 people or less. Playground and basketball courts will be closed (this includes Lillian Rec Center, Latham Park, Vaughn Community Center & Tensaw Community Center).  All county owned beach access points and parking lots down Ft. Morgan road are closed. 
Contact us at 251.943.5061

Passports-Suspended at this time

PLANNING AND ZONING - Our offices are closed for face to face interaction however staff is still available via phone or email.  Documents or requests can be emailed to llee@baldwincountyal.gov. There are also document drop boxes in Foley, Robertsdale and Bay Minette (Bay Minette located in front of County Building Dept). 
Contact us at 251.972.1655.

PROBATE – Our facilities are closed for face to face interaction however our staff is still available to serve you via phone or email and many of our services are also offered online or through the mail.  Alabama has granted an extension for March tag renewals and for new vehicle registrations.  Alabama has granted 2nd extension for March and April tag renewals and new vehicle registrations Citizens can renew tags online or through the Baldwin County commission mobile app. You can also now Register a Vehicle Purchased from Alabama Dealer online. 
Contact us at 251.937.0260.

Probate Court - Cases will be rescheduled. 
Contact us at 251.937.0260. 

PURCHASING - Closed for face to face interaction however our staff is available to assist over the phone. 
Contact us at 251.580.2520.

REVENUE – Our staff is still available to serve you via phone, email or mail but our offices are closed for face to face interaction. 
Contact us at 251.937.0245. 

SALES AND USE TAX - Our offices are closed for face to face interaction but we are available to assist via phone, email or mail.  Mail all correspondence to: Sales and Use Tax. PO Box 189, Robertsdale, AL. 36567.
Contact us at 251.937.9561. 

SHERIFFView Sheriffs COVID-19 Information
To reach Sheriff's Dispatch call 251.937.0202. 

SOLID WASTE - Collection routes continue to operate as normal, however pickup times on your designated day may be earlier or later than usual.  Please have carts curbside no later than 6:30 AM and if it is not collected on your normal collection day, please leave curbside.  All garbage will be collected by the end of business on Saturday at the latest.  Pay bills online or by mail to:  Solid Waste 22251 Palmer Street, Robertsdale, AL 36567.
Contact us at 251.972.6878. 

RECYCLE:  For the health and safety of the Baldwin County Solid Waste Staff, due to the Coronavirus Pandemic, Recycling services have been discontinued.  The Baldwin County Commission will evaluate conditions after the State Heath Officer order expires 5:00pm April 17.

LANDFILL:  In light of the recent order by the Governor and State Health Officer we ask that all homeowners refrain from taking items to the landfill for disposal until April 17.  Magnolia Landfill, MacBride Landfill, and The Bay Minette Transfer Station are still open to service our municipal and commercial haulers during this time. Eastfork Landfill (17917 CC Road) is temporarily closed. 

Yard Debris/Bulky Pickups:  Pickup request have surged, please allow extra time to pick these up.

VETERANS AFFAIRS- Closed Statewide