Gov. Ivey awards grant to improve sewer services in Tuskegee

August 27, 2021

MONTGOMERY —The city of Tuskegee has been awarded a $384,000 grant to improve a city service and help resolve a potential health hazard for residents, Gov. Kay Ivey announced. The Appalachian Regional Commission grant will assist the city in its ongoing efforts to improve sewer service. The project will help prevent sewer overflows and backups […]

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Gov. Ivey awards grants to improve public safety in southwest Alabama communities

August 26, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded more than $66,000 to help increase safety in neighborhoods within several southwestern Alabama cities and communities. The governor awarded the funds from the Project Safe Neighborhoods program to the cities of Mobile and Satsuma and Monroe County. The program is designed to boost the ability of local law […]

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Gov. Ivey awards funds to spur innovation, new businesses

August 20, 2021

MONTGOMERY– Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded $580,000 to encourage entrepreneurship in Alabama and help create future jobs. The grant to the Birmingham-based Economic Development Partnership of Alabama will support the Alabama Launchpad program which through its competitions and guidance boosts and nurtures innovation and entrepreneurship in the state to create new products and ideas. “This […]

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Gov. Ivey announces grant to extend water service in New Site

August 18, 2021

MONTGOMERY —Gov. Kay Ivey has announced a $199,876 grant that will enable the town of New Site to extend public water service to residents and several businesses. Funds from the Appalachian Regional Commission will be used to connect 15 households and two businesses to the town’s water supply. Those households and businesses have been relying […]

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Gov Ivey announces grant to improve sewer services in Ardmore

August 18, 2021

MONTGOMERY —Gov. Kay Ivey has announced a $200,000 grant to alleviate a potential health hazard in the town of Ardmore. Funds from the Appalachian Regional Commission will be combined with a $350,000 Community Development Block Grant awarded by Gov. Ivey in 2020 to replace deteriorating and broken sewer lines in the downtown area along First […]

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Gov. Ivey announces grant for sewer improvements in Attalla

August 16, 2021

MONTGOMERY —Gov. Kay Ivey has announced a $200,000 grant to help the city of Attalla improve its sewer system. Funds from the Appalachian Regional Commission will be used to extend sewer services in the city’s industrial park while replacing an aging sewer line in the same vicinity. “For more than 50 years, the Appalachian Regional […]

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Gov. Ivey announces grant to improve sewer services in Wedowee

August 13, 2021

MONTGOMERY —Gov. Kay Ivey has announced a $200,000 grant to the town of Wedowee that will improve its wastewater collection system and alleviate a potential health hazard. Funds from the Appalachian Regional Commission will be used to help the town rehabilitate its wastewater lagoon. The facility has been cited by the Alabama Department of Environmental […]

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Gov. Ivey awards grant to bring new jobs to Scottsboro

August 13, 2021

MONTGOMERY— A $500,000 grant awarded by Gov. Kay Ivey will help provide both new commerce and jobs in the city of Scottsboro. The Community Development Block Grant will help in the construction of a new shopping center that will include a grocery store, restaurants and retail stores resulting in 100 new jobs for the city. […]

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Gov. Ivey awards Lowndes County with COVID-19 Community Development Block Grant

August 9, 2021

  MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $142,603 grant to help Lowndes County work to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic. The county is using funds to resurface an access road to a testing and vaccination facility and to purchase public safety software. The awards are part of more than $40 million allocated to Alabama […]

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Governor awards funds for energy assistance to low-income persons

August 3, 2021

MONTGOMERY– Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded more than $39.8 million in special grants to help qualified low-income households with the costs of their home energy bills. The grants will enable 20 community service agencies to provide emergency funding to help low-income families remain comfortable in their homes during the hot summer months and cool winter […]

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