Big Decisions | Hot 5

November 28, 2016

This Week’s Top 5 Things You Need to Know
PLUS… HOT TIP: Preach to the Choir! Share YOUR County’s Success Stories
PLUS… Key Dates This Week
 
 

1. Two Big Decisions for ACCA Members at Business Session 
Counties will cast votes on not one but two major agenda items at the ACCA Legislative Conference next month. During the Business Session, counties will vote […]

Assistance for Drought-Damaged Roads Could be Hard to Get

November 21, 2016

‘Hundreds of thousands of dollars’ in damage as drought impacts underlying roadbeds in North Alabama
From www.TimesDaily.com | “Assistance for drought-damaged roads could be hard to get” by Russ Corey
TUSCUMBIA — Cooler temperatures might help slow down the drying of the soil beneath Colbert County roadways and with it, the numerous cracks that have begun to […]

Amendment 4 vs. Limited Self-Governance

November 21, 2016

This Week’s Top 5 Things You Need to Know
PLUS… HOT TIP: Thankfulness and #ALCountiesWork
PLUS… Key Dates This Week
 
1. Amendment 4 vs. Limited Self-Governance
On November 8, Alabama voters ratified Constitutional Amendment 4 which gives counties limited authority to make management and administrative decisions in the following five areas: county personnel programs, community programs related to public properties, public transportation and […]

SIDP Success | HOT 5

November 14, 2016

This Week’s Top 5 Things You Need to Know
PLUS… HOT TIP: Thank YOU!
PLUS… Key Dates This Week
 
1. SIDP Wraps Another Successful Year
ACCA’s self-insurance funds’ Safety Incentive Discount Program (SIDP) has ended another successful year with participating counties taking countless proactive steps to control risk. It is expected that nearly $600,000 will be sent to counties that applied […]