Gov. Ivey awards grant for certification program at Bevill State

April 1, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded $20,000 to establish a building operator certification program at Bevill State Community College in Jasper. The building operator certificate training is geared toward people who manage and maintain equipment in commercial buildings including heating and air systems and lighting. “This program will ensure that building managers have a […]

More

Gov. Ivey grants to assist domestic violence victims in south central Alabama

March 29, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $193,000 to assist specialized groups that help domestic violence and sexual assault victims in south central Alabama. “The extremely negative effects of domestic violence and sexual assault can linger for years for victims and their families,” Gov. Ivey said. “I commend these agencies for helping victims […]

More

ABC for Students Program a “game changer” and “life saver” for Alabama schools

March 29, 2021

Over 200,000 Alabama students have been connected to broadband service through the ABC for Students Program. Governor Kay Ivey committed Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funding to deliver free internet access to eligible K-12 students in their homes this school year. The State of Alabama is using the funds to purchase internet […]

More

Gov. Ivey awards equipment grants to police in northwest Alabama

March 26, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded nearly $118,000 to help law enforcement agencies in northwest Alabama better serve the public. The funds to the towns of Aliceville, Gordo, Carrollton, Millport and Hackleburg will be used to purchase new equipment relating to law enforcement. “Law enforcement officers across Alabama protect our citizens and put their […]

More

Gov. Ivey awards equipment grants to law enforcement in east Alabama

March 26, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded more than $94,000 to help four east Alabama law enforcement agencies better serve the public. The funds to the cities of Southside and Ashland, the town of Wadley and the Chambers County Commission will enable police in those municipalities and the Chambers County Sheriff’s Department to purchase equipment […]

More

Gov. Ivey awards equipment grants to law enforcement agencies in southwest Alabama

March 19, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded more than $92,500 to help four law enforcement agencies in southwest Alabama perform their duties more efficiently and effectively. “Our police officers and sheriffs’ deputies put themselves in harm’s way enforcing our laws and protecting our citizens,” Gov. Ivey said. “I am pleased to provide these grants to […]

More

Governor awards grants to assist low-income residents in Hale County with utility costs

March 18, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $561,527 to help low-income households in Hale County with home heating and cooling bills. The two grants to the Hale Empowerment and Revitalization Organization will provide emergency assistance to help low-income families heat and cool their homes in 2021. The program gives priority to low-income households […]

More

Governor awards law enforcement equipment grants in Jefferson, Walker counties

March 18, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $80,823 to help four law enforcement agencies in the Birmingham area update or purchase new equipment. “New equipment for these officers will help them better protect the residents and visitors in their communities,” Gov. Ivey said. “I am pleased to assist these departments in their efforts […]

More

Governor awards grants for law enforcement equipment in west Alabama

March 17, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $116,077 to help five law enforcement agencies in west Alabama obtain new or update existing equipment. “New equipment can help police and sheriff’s deputies work more efficiently and effectively,” Gov. Ivey said. “I am pleased to assist these departments in their efforts to properly equip officers […]

More

Gov. Ivey awards grants to support statewide agencies that assist domestic violence victims

March 12, 2021

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $291,402 to help provide training and resources that ensure victims of domestic violence have access to professional assistance through local law enforcement and nonprofit agencies. The Alabama Office of Prosecution Services will use funds of $133,000 to continue the Domestic Violence Resource Prosecutor Program which offers […]

More