Semmes Honor Park
4100 Wulff Road East

Open to the Public
*Refreshments will follow
the ceremony

November 16th, 2015
11:00 AM

Join the Semmes Community
in the dedication of this
beautiful new park!

*Lunch available following 
the ceremony

Friday, November 20th, 2015
5:00 PM

Semmes Library
9150 Moffett Road
Semmes, AL  36575

Parking at Winn Dixie - no parking allowed
on Library Grounds




City of Semmes
2015 Event Schedule


Committee positions for are now open for City Advisory Committees.  If you are interested in serving on an Advisory Committee and would like more information -->  Advisory Committees


Our City of Semmes Newsletter is now DIGITAL!  
Our November-December Issue
(click on image to open newsletter)


The City of Semmes is now offering sponsorships on items placed in the Newly Opened Honor Park! 
Please come by City Hall to reserve yours. There are a limited number of items. First come, first served!

All funds raised from these sponsorships will go toward the cost of a veteran's monument
that is planned for the center of the flag area.

 Please call City Hall if you have questions. 251.649.8811 Order forms are available!

   Pergolas - 3 1 available
$600.00 each

Bench - 13 11 available
$500.00 each

Memorial Bricks
$35.00 each
(Color of brick is not accurately depicted in the photo above)


Monuments - 9 8 available
$800.00 each

(Air Force - not available)


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During the Regular Session of the City Council Meeting on Tuesday, July  7th, 2015, the Council voted unanimously in approval of the following Ordinances:

Standards, Processes, and Oversight on
City of Semmes Right-of-Ways Ordinance

Anti-Tethering or Chaining Ordinance

As required by law, these Ordinances have been posted in a minimum of 3 places
within the City Limits of Semmes and also on our website:  

Standards, Processes, and Oversight on City of Semmes Right-of-Ways Ordinance

Anti-Tethering or Chaining Ordinance


Planning Commission Meeting 
at City of Semmes
Council Chambers
(7875 Moffett Rd Unit #C)

Work Session Meeting
Tuesday, November 10th, 2015
at 10:00 AM

Regular Meeting
Tuesday, November 24th, 2015
at 6:00 PM

Subdivision Regulations
(adopted July 9th, 2015)

Information about
our Subdivision Regulations
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Meetings are 



City Council Meeting

The City Council Meeting scheduled for
October 6th, 2015 has been re-scheduled
to October 13th, 2015

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015
Work Session -- 6:30 PM

Regular Session -- 7:30 PM


City Council Chambers
7875 Moffett Road Unit #C
(in same complex as City Hall)

Committee Meetings
for the week of
November 2nd, 2015

Historic Preservation Committee
Monday, November 2nd
6:00 PM


December 4th, 2012

Adopted Business License Ordinance
Effective January 1, 2013

*Please note that currently the City Staff will forward all business license inquiries to RDS until further notice. An announcement will be placed on the website as City Staff begins accepting applications for business licenses. 

For more information on the City of Semmes business license, 
please contact 
RDS @ 800-556-7274

The Semmes 
"Yard of the Month" nomination form is 
now open!  



Semmes is more of a simpler way of life than a place - and as we grow, it is our desire to maintain our friendly, neighborly atmosphere, while preserving the rural community character we've developed over the last 100+ years.

** City Council Chambers **

As of October 25, 2011, all City Council Meetings
and Planning Commission Meetings
will be held in the new "City Council Chambers"
located at 7875 Moffett Road, Unit #C -- this is 3 units down
 from City Hall in the Century Bank Building
(next to WalMart in Semmes)

Sales Tax in 1.5 mile Police Jurisdiction is 1/2 of the city tax rate


Revenue Discovery Systems (RDS)
will collect the Sales, Use, Rental & Lodging
taxes for the City of Semmes


Contact RDS: 800-556-7274

Contact the city with any questions:


Effective October 7th, 2014
City Sales Tax Rates for Semmes, AL

General Sales/Use Tax -- 3%

Automotive Sales Tax -- 1.0%

Rental Tax -- 2.5%

Lodging Tax -- 5.0%

If you are not sure if your business is located within the 1.5 police jurisdiction,
call the City office phone number at 251/649-8811 and give them your address Webutation


Last Updated:  November 2nd, 2015

City of Semmes
Mailing Address:  P. O. Box 1757
Street Address:  7875 Moffett Road, Unit #F
Semmes, AL  36575

Phone 251/649-8811                FAX 251/649-7711

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