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Governor Ivey Comments on Selection of Quinton Ross as President of Alabama State University
September 8, 2017

Governor Ivey Comments on Selection of Quinton Ross as President of Alabama State University

MONTGOMERY – This afternoon the Alabama State University Board of Trustees selected Dr. Quinton Ross to be the next president of the University. As president of the board, Governor Kay Ivey participated in the vote, after which she released the following statement. “Dr. Quinton Ross is a true public servant.
Governor Ivey Issues State of Emergency Ahead of Hurricane Irma
September 8, 2017

Governor Ivey Issues State of Emergency Ahead of Hurricane Irma

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Friday issued a State of Emergency ahead of Hurricane Irma, which is expected to begin affecting Alabama late this weekend and into the beginning of next week. Governor Ivey had previously issued limited supplemental States of Emergency to address immediate needs, but due to
State of Emergency: Hurricane Irma
September 8, 2017

State of Emergency: Hurricane Irma

 
Governor Ivey Urges Alabamians to Prepare for Hurricane Season and Monitor Hurricane Irma
September 6, 2017

Governor Ivey Urges Alabamians to Prepare for Hurricane Season and Monitor Hurricane Irma

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Wednesday stressed the importance of everyone getting prepared for Hurricane season, especially as we approach the peak of the season, according to the National Hurricane Center. Today, the Alabama Emergency Management Agency conducted its first coordinating group call as we continue to monitor the
Governor Ivey Names Brian Hastings Director of the Alabama Emergency Management Agency
September 1, 2017

Governor Ivey Names Brian Hastings Director of the Alabama Emergency Management Agency

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey announced Friday she has named Brian Hastings as Director of the Alabama Emergency Management Agency. Director Hastings recently retired, with the rank of Colonel, from the United States Air Force. “The recent events in Texas remind us of the importance of having a well-run and effective
Governor Ivey Sends Additional Support to Texas to Help Hurricane Harvey Survivors
August 31, 2017

Governor Ivey Sends Additional Support to Texas to Help Hurricane Harvey Survivors

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Thursday authorized additional support personnel from Alabama to assist Texas in response to the devastation resulting from Hurricane Harvey. Texas has requested an Alabama Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) team through the Emergency Management Assistance Compact (EMAC). EMAC serves as the nation’s state to state
Governor Ivey Encourages Alabamians to Donate Blood Following Hurricane Harvey
August 31, 2017

Governor Ivey Encourages Alabamians to Donate Blood Following Hurricane Harvey

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Thursday called on Alabamians to donate blood to aid the victims of Hurricane Harvey. Due to the massive devastation of this storm system, the state of Texas is relying on the efforts of blood banks across the country. Today, in fulfilling her pledge to
Hours of Service Waiver: Hurricane Harvey
August 30, 2017

Hours of Service Waiver: Hurricane Harvey