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Commonly Asked Questions / General Information

What hours is the Lauderdale County Courthouse Open?

  • 8 A.M. - 5 P.M. (Monday thru Friday)

What is the Lauderdale County Courthouse 2016 holiday schedule?
 
The following holidays have been designated for observance in the 2016 calendar year:
 
January 1 - New Yearís Day
January 18 - Robert E. Lee/Martin Luther King Jr.ís Birthday
February 15 - George Washington/Thomas Jeffersonís Birthday
April 25 - Confederate Memorial Day
May 30 - National Memorial Day
June 6 - Jefferson Davis Birthday
July 4 - Independence Day observance
September 5 - Labor Day
October 10 - Columbus Day/Fraternal Day/ Indian Heritage Day
November 11 - Veteranís Day
November 24 - Thanksgiving Day
December 25 - Christmas Day

Any changes to this schedule will be provided to each department in writing.

How do I find the Lauderdale County Courthouse?

  • The Lauderdale County Courthouse is located in historic downtown Florence on Court Street, between the blocks of Alabama Street and College Street. 

What is the population of Lauderdale County?

  • 92,709

What is the size of Lauderdale County?

  • 670 square miles

Does Lauderdale County maintain any public campgrounds?

  • Yes.  We maintain two campgrounds that are available from mid-March thru late October each year.  For more information call 256-760-5878 or 256-760-5750

    Wheeler Reservation Camp Ground - located on Hwy 101 @ the east of end of Wheeler Dam.  We offer 30 camping sites with water and electricity at each site.  A free dumping station, bathhouse with both men and women's restrooms, as well as a fishing pier for campers.  A camping fee is required to stay of $10.00 plus tax or $8.00 plus tax per night for senior citizens. (60 and up).  Operated on a first come - first serve basis.  No Reservations.  Thirty day maximum stay.
     
    Brush Creek Park - Located on County Road 14 (Waterloo Road) at Wright's (Brush Creek). Primitive camping only.  No electricity, no water, no charge for camping.  Has both men and women's restrooms, cold showers, boat ramp and pier.  Thirty day maximum stay.

What are the Farmer's Market days and hours?

  • Starting May 7th - Saturdays only - 6 a.m. till 1 p.m

  • Starting June 2nd - Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday - 6 a.m. till 1 p.m

  • The month of October- Saturdays only, 6 a.m. till 1 p.m.

  • The market is closed yearly from November till April

Any questions about the Florence/Lauderdale Farmerís Market should be directed to the Lauderdale County Commission, 256-760-5750. Or you may email us at farmersmarket@lauderdalecountyal.gov