Hot 5: Money savings, AL prisons in national spotlight

July 21, 2014

Want to save $25?
Budgets are tight all over, so don’t you want to save $25 for your county? It’s easy – register now for the ACCA Annual Convention coming up Aug. 19-21 in Orange Beach. It’s jam-packed with timely information to strengthen county government in your county. The registration fee is $185 right now, but [...]

Hot 5: Elections, prison overcrowding & free training

July 14, 2014

Just a few days left to vote for Burbage
Friday is the deadline to cast votes in the election for the Local Government Health Insurance Board, the new governing board for the health insurance program that most counties offer to employees. Don’t you want as many county voices as possible on the board that will make [...]

ACEA awards engineering scholarships

July 7, 2014

MONTGOMERY – The Association of County Engineers of Alabama has awarded two Richard Spraggins Scholarships in the amount of $2,000 each for the 2014-2015 academic year.
The award to a current engineering student was presented to Brandon Powell, 20, who is studying chemical engineering at Auburn University. He is a 2012 graduate of Smiths Station High [...]

Hot 5: Candidate forum full, deadlines approach & more

July 7, 2014

Deadline approaching for two ACCA leadership positions
Time is growing short for commissioners who would like to be considered for two key leadership positions in ACCA – second vice president and minority director. The necessary form is available in Convention Notes, and it must be returned no later than July 18.
Insurance-related training update
County administrators and safety [...]