The City of Guntersville offices will be closed on Monday, September 2, 2019 in observance of Labor Day. Recycling will be a day late. Residents normally receiving recycling on Mondays will receive service on Tuesday. Those with regular Tuesday service will receive pickup on Wednesday. Gunter’s Landing will receive both recycling and garbage pickup on Tuesday. All other residential garbage service will be on regular schedule.
In accordance with General Act No. 217, Special Session 1967, notice is hereby given that the City of Guntersville, Guntersville, Alabama will receive sealed bids for Annual Materials, Supplies and Services. The City’s Annual Bids become effective for the period of time beginning October 1, 2019 until September 30, 2020. Bid packets will be accepted at the City Clerk’s Office until Thursday, September 12th 2019 at 2:00 pm. Bids will be opened in the 2nd floor conference room at the time. The City of Guntersville reserves the right to accept and/or reject any and all bids.
Training is now beginning for the 2020 US Census and they need people to work! The pay range for our area is $13.50 – $15.00 an hour plus .58 cents a mile. For more information and to apply online visit: https://2020census.gov/en/jobs
The City of Guntersville’s three brush trucks run routes approximately every week depending on what the needs are. This service runs on a regular basis and debris needs to be placed at the curb. We do not do “on-call” pick ups.
The pickup routes are:
*Scott Street and all of Downtown including the alleys
*Sunset Drive, Willow Beach and the Creek Path area
*Lowes to Happy Home, Spring Creek and Highway 79
*Gunter’s Landing, Signal Point, Highway 227 and Wyeth Drive
For immediate disposal, debris can be taken to the Marshall County Transfer station in Albertville located at 224 Rives Road phone number 256-891-2944
Please call 256-571-7564 for information regarding the inert landfill.
The City of Guntersville will be closed on Thursday, July 4th, in observance of Independence Day. Residential recycling will be on the regular schedule. Regular Thursday residential garbage service will be picked up on Wednesday. Please note that garbage should be out by 6 a.m. as pickup may be a little earlier or later than usual on the modified schedule. Residents with Friday garbage service will receive pickup on their normal day.
* The following streets will be closed to thru traffic from Thursday, June 27th from 9:00am until Sunday, June 30th at 12:00 midnight: Sunset Drive from the Water Treatment Plant to Highway 69 and Patterson Street from O’Brig Ave to Sunset Drive except for residents *The right lane of Hwy 69 on the Warrenton Causeway coming in from Arab to Guntersville will be closed (not sure about the timing on this one)
* Guntersville Rec Center including the pool will be closed Friday 28th – Sunday 30th no Night Swim on Thursday 27th
* Senior Center closed Thursday, June 27th thru Sunday June 30th
* Boat ramps at Tom Jackson Park and Brown’s Creek beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, June 26th and not reopen for public use until 8:00 a.m. on Monday, July 1st. These ramps will serve as the pit areas for four classes of race boats.
The racecourse will be located to the left of Ala. Hwy 69N. Access to this area of Lake Guntersville will be closed to personal watercraft Friday, June 28- Sunday, June 30 from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. each day.
For spectators that wish to view the races by water, the Beech Creek ramp, located on Warrenton Road, will remain open. For anyone wishing to leave the viewing area during active racing, this ramp will need to be utilized. Boats may launch at Beech Creek and watch the races from outside the course area. There will be no personal watercraft allowed under the Ala. Hwy 69 causeway bridge during the race weekend while the course remains active.
*Guntersville Municipal Airport: No Jet-A fuel sold Thursday 27th after 12:00 NOON thru Sunday June 30th. Also the FOB will not be attended to
TVA will continue implementation of its Aquatic Plant Management Program on Guntersville Reservoir during the week of June 17th-21st, 2019. This will include areas along residential and commercial shoreline as part of the Lake Guntersville Stakeholder Program as well as developed public access areas. Those areas scheduled for treatment can be found below. Treatments will be made in no particular order and are weather dependent. For a list of areas treated during 2019 as well as treatment area maps, please visit tva.com/aquaticplants under “Aquatic Weeds Treatment Schedule”.
Honeycomb Creek – Long Jagger Branch Subdivision, Shady Acres Subdivision, Pine Shores Subdivision, Honeycomb Park Subdivision, Honeycomb Public Ramp
Connors Island Area – Marshall County Park #1 Ramp and Day Use Area along 431, Allred’s Marina, Bayshore Estates Subdivision, TVA pier
Browns Creek –Beech Creek Bay Subdivision along Douglas Drive
Big Spring Creek – Big Spring Creek Pointe Subdivision, Big Spring Creek 2nd Addition, portions of Big Spring Creek Subdivision, Steele Ford Ramp and Day Use Area, Wyndham Gardens Hotel Piers, Wyndham Public Ramp, Bucky Howe Park Swim Area, Public Ramp and Piers, Wyeth Drive Park
Buck Island Area – Marshall County Park #1, Buck Island Shores Subdivision, northern portions of Buck Island Subdivision
Town Creek (Marshall County) – Guntersville State Park Cabins, Main Campground, Swim Area and Ramps, Campground along Co. 227, Minky Creek Public Ramp
Columbus City Area – Seibold Public Ramp, Seibold Campground and Marina
Mill Creek – portions of Pine Island Subdivision
Waterfront Area – portion of Preston Island Cabin Site Subdivision
Boshart Creek – portions of St. Christopher’s Point Subdivision, portions of Adeline’s on the Lake
South Sauty Creek – South Sauty Creek Campground downstream of Co. 67, Northshore Campground at Big Rock, portion of Davis Point Subdivision
Langston Area – South Lewis Evans Subdivision, portion of North Lewis Evans Subdivision
Mink Creek – J.W. Goodwin Subdivision, McLemore Point Subdivision, portions of Lakeview Beach Subdivision
North Sauty Creek – Goosepond Campground, Marina, Amphitheater, Swim Area
Roseberry Creek – Harrington Hollow Subdivision, portion of Roseberry Homesite Subdivision, Willow Cove Subdivision, Ft. Payne Boat Club, Lakeshore Subdivision, portions of Lakeview Shores Subdivision along Starkey Drive and Campground Circle