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city of Muscle Shoals

City Website

Welcome to the city of Muscle Shoals

The City of Muscle Shoals is located in northwest Alabama along the Tennessee River Valley. As a world-renown center for music production and history, the city is home to FAME studios, the original Muscle Shoals Sound Studio, and the Muscle Shoals Music CityFest. As the largest city in Colbert County, Muscle Shoals is home to 13,600 residents and the University of North Alabama.

Core Services

Business Licenses

Business licenses are often administered by the Municipality’s Office of the Probate Judge or the Department of Revenue. Access the Municipality business license application or contact information for obtaining a license here.

Economic Development

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Contact Us

Find a directory of phone numbers for various city departments and officials here.

  • 2010 E. Avalon Avenue
    Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
  • (256) 383-5675