SIDP Deadline Approaching | Hot 5

October 10, 2016

This Week’s Top 5 Things You Need to Know
PLUS… HOT TIP: Communicating with the News Media Using Your County’s 10-Year Plan
PLUS… Key Dates This Week
 
1. ACCA Safety Incentive Discount Program Deadline Approaching 
This year, Halloween is about more than just “trick or treat” for counties in the 2015-16 Safety Incentive Discount Program (SIDP), because October 31 is […]

Police Jurisdictions: Still Unsettled in Alabama, Brasfield says

October 5, 2016

Most cities and counties work well together, but jurisdictional issues do flare up
From AL.com | “Police jurisdictions: Alabama still (re-)drawing the lines” by Lawrence Specker
Mobile and Selma came to the brink and backed away before taking a plunge that would have affected emergency services for thousands of people and shifted financial burdens from city to […]

ACCA Property Insurance Program Has Begun | Hot 5

October 3, 2016

This Week’s Top 5 Things You Need to Know
PLUS… HOT TIP: Grassroots Group on Facebook – Save Our RSA Retirement
PLUS… Key Dates This Week
 
1. ACCA Property Insurance Program Has Begun
The property insurance coverage provided through the ACCA Liability Self-Insurance Fund, Inc., officially began on Oct. 1. The Association is pleased that 35 counties and county-related entities elected to […]

AL.com: Amendment could take local issues off statewide ballot

September 28, 2016

From AL.com | Amendment could take local issues off statewide ballot by Mike Cason

Voters in all of Alabama’s 67 counties will decide on Nov. 8 whether Pickens County can elect a probate judge as old as 75.
Voters in all counties will decide whether the Etowah County sheriff can hire employees through a new personnel board.
And […]