Next online state surplus property auction starts today

September 2, 2021

MONTGOMERY — Laptops, office furniture, vehicles and other items are among the lots up for bid in the next state surplus property auction starting today. The Surplus Property Division of the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs is hosting the auction via starting at 7:30 a.m. today with bidding running until 6 p.m. […]


Gov. Ivey awards grants for safer neighborhoods in Calhoun, Jefferson, Madison counties

August 26, 2021

MONTGOMERY— Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded six grants totaling $140,283 to help law enforcement efforts to make several communities in three north and central Alabama counties become safer places to live, work and play. Funds from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Project Safe Neighborhoods will support projects by five entities to reduce crime in Calhoun, […]


Gov. Ivey awards grant to assist sexual assault victims statewide

August 23, 2021

MONTGOMERY— Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $423,976 grant to support sexual assault victims across Alabama. The Alabama Coalition Against Rape, a nonprofit organization that assists victims of sexual violence and conducts outreach and education, is using the funds to continue its efforts to provide services to victims and prevent further assaults. The coalition has […]


Gov. Ivey awards COVID-19 recovery funds to four counties

July 6, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded $1.4 million in funds to help four more Alabama counties overcome the COVID-19 pandemic. The awards to Chilton, Dale, Henry and Winston counties are part of more than $40 million allocated to Alabama under a special Community Development Block Grant program funded from the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief […]


Gov. Ivey awards grant to help sexual assault victims in east Alabama

June 21, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded $30,000 to help an Auburn-based organization continue its services for victims of sexual assault. Rape Counselors of East Alabama serves victims of Lee, Chambers, Macon, Russell and Tallapoosa counties with multiple services aimed at helping victims overcome the physical and psychological trauma of sexual assault. “When sexual assault […]


Gov. Ivey awards additional $2.9 million for weatherization projects in Alabama

June 17, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a total of $2.9 million to assist low-income, elderly and disabled residents with making their homes more energy efficient. The governor awarded grants to 14 community action agencies under the Alabama Weatherization Assistance Program. The program assists eligible recipients through projects that make their homes cooler in the […]