Gov. Ivey announces additional funding for Cullman road project

November 29, 2023

MONTGOMERY — A project to aid the expansion of a Cullman industry, which will result in new jobs, picked up some additional financial support with a $500,000 grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission, Gov. Kay Ivey announced. The ARC funding along with a $200,000 Community Development Block Grant, awarded earlier by Gov. Ivey,  will enable […]


Gov. Ivey awards nearly $17.5 million for improvement projects in Alabama municipalities and counties

November 7, 2023

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded nearly $17.5 million to provide improvements in 44 Alabama towns, cities and counties. The Community Development Block Grants will enable local governments to pave or resurface roads, eliminate blight and drainage problems, improve water or sewer service and build or improve local community centers and playgrounds. “Community Development […]


Gov Ivey awards grants for more electric vehicle charging stations

November 3, 2023

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded nearly $1 million to make it more convenient for electric-vehicle drivers to charge their vehicles in Alabama. Gov. Ivey awarded three grants from funds remaining from Alabama’s portion of the nationwide Volkswagen settlement plan for electric charging stations at businesses and public venues in three locations, all in […]


Gov. Ivey awards $1 million to state groups in support of research and innovation projects

November 2, 2023

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded nearly $1 million to assist Alabama research institutions and industries in producing innovative products and procedures that can help improve the lives of Alabamians and others throughout the world. The grants from the Alabama Research and Development Enhancement Fund provide funds for research at Alabama universities and other […]


Gov. Ivey awards $2.1 million for recreation projects in Alabama

October 31, 2023

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has announced grants totaling more than $2 million to improve recreational facilities in six Alabama communities. The awards, made through the federal Land and Water Conservation Fund, will provide playgrounds, trails and recreation courts. These grants come on the heels of nearly $2 million in Recreational Trails Program grants announced […]


Gov. Ivey announces planning funds for disaster recovery grants in coastal Alabama

October 25, 2023

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has announced grant awards of $1 million each to Baldwin County, Mobile County and the city of Mobile as precursors to larger awards in those areas for long-term recovery efforts from Hurricanes Sally and Zeta that struck Alabama in 2020. The latest awards under the Community Development Block Grant Disaster […]


Gov. Ivey awards $2.5 million to fight homelessness in Alabama

October 24, 2023

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded more than $2.5 million to assist Alabamians who are homeless or close to becoming homeless. The funds from the Emergency Solutions Grants program will assist local governments and nonprofit agencies to provide housing and other related services to homeless people or people facing homelessness. “Emergency Solutions Grants are […]


Gov. Ivey awards 12 grants for facility upgrades to lower energy costs

October 20, 2023

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $2 million to help a dozen local governments and schools, nonprofit groups and others help save money by cutting energy usage. The State Energy Program helps qualified organizations and groups lower energy costs by making energy-efficient improvements in buildings and operations. The grants will help replace […]