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Governor Ivey Closes Some State Offices for Monday, Issues Directive for Others
September 10, 2017

Governor Ivey Closes Some State Offices for Monday, Issues Directive for Others

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Sunday announced the closure of state offices in several Alabama counties ahead of the expected effects of Hurricane Irma. Due to the existing State of Emergency, Governor Ivey has directed that all state offices and buildings in the following counties be closed on Monday, September 11,
Governor Ivey Orders Level One Activation of Emergency Operations Center; Activates Alabama National Guard Personnel for State Active Duty
September 9, 2017

Governor Ivey Orders Level One Activation of Emergency Operations Center; Activates Alabama National Guard Personnel for State Active Duty

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey on Saturday authorized the activation of the State Emergency Operations Center (SEOC) in Clanton to level one and the activation of the Alabama National Guard (ALNG) for state active duty, due to the potential impact of Hurricane Irma and the state’s role in supporting additional
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