Gov. Ivey announces grant for Winfield sewer line improvements

May 21, 2024

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has announced a $500,000 grant to improve a vital public service in the city of Winfield. The grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission will fund upgrades to part of a city sewer line. The upgrades are required to adequately serve multiple businesses in the city’s Industrial Business Park and along […]

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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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Online state surplus property auction starts May 18

May 16, 2024

MONTGOMERY – A wide variety of items, including electronics, bicycles, agricultural equipment, cars, trucks and vans will be up for bid starting this Saturday in the online state surplus property auction. The Surplus Property Division of the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs will hold the auction from 7:30 a.m. Saturday, May 18 until […]

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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 $1 million grant to increase water capacity in Scottsboro area

May 7, 2024

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has announced a $1 million grant for infrastructure improvements to meet a growing demand for water in Scottsboro and western Jackson County. The grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission will be used to improve water service to 3,360 households and 35 businesses in the western part of Jackson County, which […]

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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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