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Gov. Ivey Awards $18.7 Million to Help Improve Alabama Communities
November 20, 2019

Gov. Ivey Awards $18.7 Million to Help Improve Alabama Communities

MONTGOMERY – Gov. Kay Ivey has awarded $18.7 million in grants for improvements in 58 Alabama communities. The funds from the Community Development Block Grant program will enable communities to provide water, improve roads and sewage systems, construct public community buildings and remove blight. “Community Development Block Grants are vital
Governor Ivey Names Marty Redden Secretary of OIT
November 19, 2019

Governor Ivey Names Marty Redden Secretary of OIT

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Tuesday announced that Marty Redden will serve as the Alabama Office of Information Technology Secretary. Redden began serving as the acting secretary in July 2019. “Since Marty stepped in to OIT as the acting secretary, he has run the agency effectively and with great
Governor Ivey Appoints J C Love, III as Montgomery Probate Judge
November 15, 2019

Governor Ivey Appoints J C Love, III as Montgomery Probate Judge

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Friday announced she has named J C Love, III to serve as Montgomery County’s Probate Judge. The governor signed Love’s appointment letter today. “J C Love, III has an impressive career, both in his work as an attorney and his involvement in the Montgomery
Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama to add 200 jobs, new vehicle at Montgomery assembly plant</br><span style='color:#000000;font-size:75%;'> A total of 1,200 new jobs coming to the state </span>
November 13, 2019

Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama to add 200 jobs, new vehicle at Montgomery assembly plant
A total of 1,200 new jobs coming to the state

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey joined Hyundai executives and local leaders today to announce that the automaker plans to add a new vehicle to its Alabama production lineup as part of a $410 million expansion project that will create 200 jobs at the state-of-the-art facility. During a ceremony at the
Governor Ivey Makes Statement on Southwest Alabama Regional Airport Approval
November 13, 2019

Governor Ivey Makes Statement on Southwest Alabama Regional Airport Approval

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Wednesday issued the following statement celebrating the Southwest Alabama Regional Airport approval. “It is always encouraging to see rural areas in our state take bold, giant steps and I congratulate Senator Richard Shelby and Mayor Sheldon Day for their work in getting the Southwest
Governor Ivey Presented with Plan for Achieving Statewide STEM Success
November 8, 2019

Governor Ivey Presented with Plan for Achieving Statewide STEM Success

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey today was presented with a plan to improve STEM education across the state and create a workforce pipeline critical to filling the more than 850,000 STEM-related occupations that will be needed in the state by 2026. Alabama is a national leader in STEM fields such
Governor Ivey Announces Record Number of Alabama Foster Care Adoptions
November 7, 2019

Governor Ivey Announces Record Number of Alabama Foster Care Adoptions

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Thursday announced that, yet again, Alabama reported a record number of foster care adoptions. In Fiscal Year 2019, there were 731 foster care adoptions, which is an all-time record for the state. That is up from the previous year’s record of 727 adoptions. The
Governor Ivey Announces 16 GOMESA-funded Projects
November 6, 2019

Governor Ivey Announces 16 GOMESA-funded Projects

SPANISH FORT – Governor Kay Ivey on Wednesday, during a press conference, announced close to $28 million for 16 projects, which are supported by funds from the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006 (GOMESA). These projects focus on land acquisitions, research and recreational access improvements, which are included