Gov. Ivey awards grants to make Alabama’s highways safer

December 7, 2022

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded four grants totaling about $1.73 million to help keep Alabama highways safe and ensure that motorists who break state traffic laws are held accountable. The governor awarded $1.54 million to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency and another $187,179 to the state Office of Prosecution Services. ALEA will use […]

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Gov. Ivey announces grant to help Auburn police deter crime

November 14, 2022

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has announced a $254,684 grant to assist the city of Auburn in battling crime and keeping the community safe. The grant, which will be used by the Auburn Police Department, is part of the Project Safe Neighborhood program and is designed to help police and organizations reduce crimes in their […]

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Gov. Ivey awards grant to supply infrastructure for new veterans’ home

November 10, 2022

MONTGOMERY— Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $350,000 grant to the Coffee County Commission to provide a home for Alabama veterans while creating more than 200 jobs. Infrastructure improvements through the Community Development Block Grant will help lay the foundation for the Command Sergeant Major Bennie G. Adkins State Veterans Home which is being built […]

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Kenneth W. Boswell, Director

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