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, […]

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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 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 […]

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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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