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Governor Ivey Announces Alabama Approved for SBA Disaster Assistance Following Severe Weather in January
February 22, 2019

Governor Ivey Announces Alabama Approved for SBA Disaster Assistance Following Severe Weather in January

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey, along with the U.S. Small Business Administration and Alabama Emergency Management Director Brian Hastings announced on Friday that Alabama businesses and residents affected by severe weather and a tornado on January 19th, can apply for low-interest disaster loans from the SBA. SBA Administrator Linda McMahon
Governor Ivey Announces Grand River Technology Park Project with $85 Million Impact Coming to Birmingham
February 20, 2019

Governor Ivey Announces Grand River Technology Park Project with $85 Million Impact Coming to Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM – Governor Kay Ivey and the Alabama Department of Labor’s Abandoned Mine Land Program (ADOL AML) along with United States Steel Corporation (U. S. Steel) announced on Wednesday the new Grand River Technology Park project and relocation of the Southern Museum of Flight. This project is a collaborative effort
Governor Ivey’s Statement on Domineque Ray Execution
February 7, 2019

Governor Ivey’s Statement on Domineque Ray Execution

MONTGOMERY – Domineque Ray has been executed for the 1995 murder of 15-year-old Tiffany Harville. After being notified that Mr. Ray’s sentence had been carried out, Governor Kay Ivey released the following statement: “It is my duty as the Governor of Alabama to uphold the laws of our state. A
Termination of State of Emergency: Winter Weather
January 30, 2019

Termination of State of Emergency: Winter Weather

State of Emergency: Winter Weather
January 28, 2019

State of Emergency: Winter Weather

Governor Kay Ivey Issues Statewide State of Emergency Due to Expected Impact of Winter Weather
January 28, 2019

Governor Kay Ivey Issues Statewide State of Emergency Due to Expected Impact of Winter Weather

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey has issued a State of Emergency effective at 3:00 p.m. Monday for all Alabama counties in preparation for potential winter weather. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning and Winter Weather Advisory for a large portion of Alabama in anticipation of rain,
Governor Ivey and Blue Origin Team Break Ground on New World-Class Engine Production Facility
January 25, 2019

Governor Ivey and Blue Origin Team Break Ground on New World-Class Engine Production Facility

HUNTSVILLE – Governor Kay Ivey joined members of the Blue Origin team to celebrate the official groundbreaking for its world-class rocket engine production facility on Friday in Huntsville. The plant will be built on 46 acres at the corner of Explorer Boulevard and Pegasus Drive in Cummings Research Park. The
Governor Ivey Announces Selection of Alabama Veterans Affairs Commissioner
January 24, 2019

Governor Ivey Announces Selection of Alabama Veterans Affairs Commissioner

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey announced on Thursday the selection of retired Rear Admiral W. Kent Davis as commissioner of the Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs. Adm. Davis was voted upon by the State Board of Veterans Affairs on Friday, January 4, 2019, and Governor Ivey officially offered him the
Gov. Ivey Awards State’s First Broadband Accessibility Fund Grants
January 22, 2019

Gov. Ivey Awards State’s First Broadband Accessibility Fund Grants

MONTGOMERY – Residents in seven Alabama communities will be afforded access to high-speed internet thanks to grants awarded by Gov. Kay Ivey under the Alabama Broadband Accessibility Fund. The grants totaling almost $1.1 million are the first awarded from the fund, created by the Legislature and signed into law in