Revised ACCA Election Process | Hot 5

August 3, 2015

1. Key Deadline Approaches in Revised ACCA Election Process
For county officials wanting to serve on the ACCA Board of Directors or Legislative Committee, Thursday is the last day to register as a candidate. Registering by the deadline ensures that your name will be included on the candidate list in registration packets and listed on the […]

Brasfield: ACCA’s New Election Process

August 1, 2015

The County Line | By Sonny Brasfield, ACCA Executive Director | County Commission July/August 2015
Leadership is key to future of 67 Counties, One Voice
ACCA election process revised
by membership in 2014
Near the close of the convention in August, the Association will once again elect its leaders for the next 12 months – officers and members of […]

Ludgood: We still need to be pioneers

July 30, 2015

Mobile County Commissioner Merceria Ludgood, ACCA’s 2014-15 President, wrote this final column for the July/August issue of County Commission magazine.
Our counties & our state still need us to be pioneers
Though we are not promised the fruits of our labors
It seems like only yesterday that I assumed duties as president of the Association of County Commissions […]

Talking Points | Hot 5

July 27, 2015

1. Talking Points: ACCA Convention 
What will my county gain when I go to the ACCA Convention? Longtime county officials and employees might say the benefits are “too many to count,” but some things can be counted. For starters, there are at least 29 education credits that can be earned toward continuing education or completion of […]