Gov. Ivey awards grant to help create jobs in Livingston

May 20, 2024

MONTGOMERY— A $175,000 grant awarded by Gov. Kay Ivey will enable a Sumter County company to expand and provide additional jobs. The Community Development Block Grant will support infrastructure needed for Southwest Paper Sales Inc., to expand and add 20 employees over the next three years. Located in Livingston’s North Industrial Park, Southwest Paper Sales […]

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Gov. Ivey announces $500,000 grant to improve Red Bay water lines

May 13, 2024

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has announced a $500,000 grant for water line upgrades to support a growing industrial base in the city of Red Bay. The Red Bay Water and Gas Board will use the funds from the Appalachian Regional Commission to install a new water line to supply the city’s industrial park as […]

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Gov. Ivey announces grant to aid Hamilton water upgrades

May 9, 2024

MONTGOMERY — Residents of Hamilton will soon have a safeguard to prevent a disruption in public water service like one experienced in 2023 thanks to a $310,000 grant announced by Gov. Kay Ivey. The collapse of a pond dam at a local farm in August 2023 began a domino effect that didn’t end until farther […]

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Gov. Ivey announces ARC award to help bring jobs to Macon County

May 8, 2024

MONTGOMERY — A $500,000 grant announced by Gov. Kay Ivey will further help lead to hundreds of imminent and future jobs in Macon County. Funds from the Appalachian Regional Commission will be combined with a $250,000 Community Development Block Grant, awarded last year by Gov. Ivey, to construct a needed entrance to Regional East Alabama […]

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Gov. Ivey announces grant to repair industrial road in Glencoe

May 6, 2024

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has announced a $500,000 grant to assist the city of Glencoe with improving traffic safety while also helping local industries retain jobs. Funds from the Appalachian Regional Commission will be used to make major road improvements along Websters Chapel Road. Three industries along with several private residences rely on the […]

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Gov. Ivey announces grant to upgrade Fort Payne water lines

May 3, 2024

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has announced a $1 million grant to help Fort Payne improve a public service and eliminate a potential health hazard in the city’s downtown. Funds from the Appalachian Regional Commission will enable the Water Works Board of the City of Fort Payne to replace old and undersized water lines primarily […]

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Gov. Ivey awards 11 grants for facility upgrades to lower energy costs

April 12, 2024

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded 11 grants totaling more than $300,000 to help Alabama cities, utilities, nonprofit organizations and others save operating costs through the installation of energy-efficient lighting, heating and air systems and other measures. The grants from the State Energy Program provide funding and technical assistance to decrease energy waste and […]

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Gov. Ivey awards equipment grants to 19 law enforcement agencies

April 4, 2024

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded slightly more than $791,000 to improve public safety in 12 municipalities and seven counties in Alabama. The grants will enable police and sheriffs’ departments in those jurisdictions to purchase equipment or participate in practices that will help them better serve their communities. “I appreciate our men and women […]

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Gov. Ivey awards $250,000 to assist new commerce in Hayden

April 2, 2024

MONTGOMERY— Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $250,000 grant to help bring new commerce and jobs to the town of Hayden. The Community Development Block Grant funds will be used to provide infrastructure required for High Tide Oil to construct a 24-hour travel center and fast-food restaurant off exit 284 off Interstate 65 in Blount […]

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