Week of Feb. 27, 2012

  • Published: February 27, 2012
  • ATRIP bond issue

    ACCA Executive Director Sonny Brasfield is meeting with Alabama Department of Transportation John Cooper this afternoon to continue discussions on how to implement Gov. Robert Bentley’s road program, called ATRIP for Alabama Transportation Rehabilitation and Improvement Program. See additional details released Thursday and Friday.

    Deadline nears for scrap tire letters

    The Alabama Scrap Tire Commission meets at 1 p.m. Wednesday, meaning time is short to submit your letters of support for the scrap tire recycling and remediation programs that have benefitted counties. Questions? Contact Sallie Gowan.

    Speaking out

    ACCA Executive Director Sonny Brasfield is speaking this morning to the Association of Alabama Tax Administrators Mid-Winter Conference, and on Wednesday he addresses a statewide conference on home rule at the Alabama Capitol.

    New member on ACCA board

    Colbert County’s District 1 Commissioner Rex Burleson has been appointed to the District 1 position on the ACCA board of directors. He replaces former Lamar County Commissioner Greg Norton.

    Award deadline extended

    Counties have a little more time to submit applications for the Innovations in American Government Awards. Application deadline has been extended to March 15.