Gov. Ivey awards funds to prosecute domestic violence cases in northeast Alabama

June 30, 2022

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a total of $132,850 in grants to three northeast Alabama agencies that investigate and prosecute offenders in domestic violence cases in that region. “Domestic violence and related crimes are atrocious acts that can ruin lives and destroy families,” Gov. Ivey said. “I commend these agencies for the work […]

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Gov. Ivey announces grant to improve access for Stevenson plant

June 27, 2022

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has announced a $200,000 grant to help a Stevenson industry expand and hire 30 additional employees. The city of Stevenson will use the funds from the Appalachian Regional Commission to upgrade Adams Street, a main thoroughfare for Taylor Manufacturing and several other businesses. Taylor Manufacturing is a metal fabrication business […]

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Local agencies receive $494,875 in grants to weatherize homes for elderly, low-income residents

June 27, 2022

MONTGOMERY—Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded grants totaling $494,875 to assist low-income and elderly Alabama residents with weatherizing their homes to lower energy costs. The grants support Alabama’s Weatherization Assistance Program which provides funds to improve the energy efficiency and safety of qualifying homes. Priority for assistance is given to people with disabilities, the elderly and […]

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Online state surplus property auction starts today

June 16, 2022

MONTGOMERY — Laptops, office furniture, vehicles and other items are among the lots up for bid in the next state surplus property auction starting today, June 16. The Surplus Property Division of the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs is hosting the auction via GovDeals.com starting at 7:30 a.m. with bidding running until 6 […]

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Gov. Ivey awards grant to assist wayward youth in Opelika

June 14, 2022

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded a $29,167 grant to support an Opelika program that guides youthful offenders away from unlawful activities and offers them alternatives that can help lead to successful lives. Funds to the Curtis House will be used as a major component of the city’s Youth Incarceration Prevention Program in which […]

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Gov. Ivey announces grant to build water tank in town of Brilliant

May 27, 2022

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has announced a $199,500 grant to help the town of Brilliant construct a new water tank to ensure continued service to residents and businesses. The town will use funds from the Appalachian Regional Commission to construct a 50,000-gallon water storage tank and water lines to connect to existing lines. “A […]

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Gov. Ivey announces grant to improve sewer services in Scottsboro

May 26, 2022

MONTGOMERY — Gov. Kay Ivey has announced a $200,000 grant to help the city of Scottsboro improve sewer service and eliminate a potential health hazard. The city will use the funds from the Appalachian Regional Commission to replace lines and make other sewer-system improvements in the Ashmore Lane area where aging, damaged sewer lines cause […]

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Gov. Ivey awards grant to help Winston County repair collapsed road

May 25, 2022

MONTGOMERY— Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded $200,000 to assist Winston County in restoring access along a county road where a section collapsed and has been closed to travel for several months. The Community Development Block Grant will help fund the installation of a concrete bridge on County Road 54 near Haleyville. The road has been […]

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