Week of Sept. 23, 2013

  • Published: September 23, 2013
  • Next County Chat with ACAA
    It’s time for the next County Chat with the Association of County Administrators of Alabama. The webinar will be this week on Wednesday, Sept. 25, at 9:30 a.m., and you can use this link to register. (If you want to mark your calendars for future webinars, they are usually scheduled on the fourth Wednesday of the month at 2 p.m.)

    New appointments to insurance board
    At last week’s meeting of the Association of County Commissions of Alabama’s Board of Directors, six people were appointed to the newly expanded board for the ACCA Workers’ Compensation Self-Insurers’ Fund. The new directors are Bobby Agee, commissioner, Chilton County; Cattie Epps, commissioner, Russell County; Billy Luster, chairman, Walker County; Dennis McCall, engineer, Butler County; David Money, chairman, Henry County; and Tyrone Moye, commissioner, Clarke County.

    Prescription drugs for inmates
    ACCA has had a request for sample bid documents for prescription drugs for inmates in the county jail. If you have recently bid this service and think your documents might be helpful to another county, please send the documents to Sallie Gowan. Documents that are shared will be added to the ACAA Resource Page.

    Statewide 9-1-1 board is hiring
    The new Alabama 9-1-1 Board is seeking to fill two positions – a director of development, who will need technical knowledge of 9-1-1 operations, and an executive assistant. Job descriptions are available online.

    Citizens Academy getting underway in Henry County
    There’s been a great deal of interest in ACCA’s Citizens Academy program, and Henry County has gotten off to a good start. Use this link to see Henry County’s materials or you can go to the ACCA website to find general information.