Getting Ready | Hot 5

December 19, 2016

This Week’s Top 5 Things You Need to Know
PLUS… HOT TIP: Local Road and Bridge Survey
PLUS… Key Dates This Week
 
 
1. Getting Ready
A total of 20 jail professionals from across the state spent two days at the Association office last week preparing for the 2017 Alabama Jail Training Academy classes. This outstanding program provides a certification process for those […]

2016 Legislative Conference Resources

December 14, 2016

Thank you to everyone who contributed to the success of the 2016 Legislative Conference!
As always, the sessions were jam-packed with valuable, actionable information. Many of the presentations and handouts are collected below (in approximate chronological order).
 
Wednesday, December 7, 2016
General Session | Lynn Beshear, Envision 2020On the Horizon:
Mental Health Services in County Jails
| Opening General Session […]

ATRIP-2: Infrastructure Improvement Plan | Hot 5

December 12, 2016

This Week’s Top 5 Things You Need to Know
PLUS… HOT TIP: Rely on DRIVE Alabama
PLUS… Key Dates This Week
 
1. ATRIP-2: Infrastructure Improvement Plan
Alabama counties spoke with one voice at last week’s ACCA Legislative Conference, voting to support a 3-cent per gallon fuel tax increase to fund a $1.2 billion bond issue for local road and bridge projects. The […]

New ACCA Publications | Hot 5

December 5, 2016

This Week’s Top 5 Things You Need to Know
PLUS… HOT TIP: Tag! You’re It
PLUS… Key Dates This Week
 
1. New ACCA Publications Released THIS WEEK
Two unique and invaluable publications will be released this week at the ACCA Legislative Conference:

When checking in at the registration desk, county administrators will receive a bundle of 2017 Association Calendars for distribution to county commissioners […]