Hot 5 | Week of Feb. 25, 2013

February 25, 2013

One-time money coming soonThe one-time payments from the Alabama Trust Fund resulting from a re-calculation of the fund’s earnings should be distributed to counties in April. The distribution will total approximately $38 million. An estimate of the amounts that will be received by each county can be found by clicking here.
Alabama Trust Fund annual distributionIn […]

Hot 5 | Week of Feb. 11, 2013

February 11, 2013

Innovation in Alabama county governmentDo you have an innovative program that modernizes county government and increases services to county residents? You could be a winner in the 2013 NACo Achievement Awards, a non-competitive recognition program. Awards are given in 21 categories ranging from criminal justice to county administration to information technology. The deadline to apply […]

Hot 5 | Week of Feb. 4, 2013

February 4, 2013

New risk control representative for central Alabama counties
Meadowbrook Insurance Group has hired a new risk control supervisor to succeed Jerry Gill. Ray Hodge, who has already started work, has more than 20 years experience in commercial experience, primarily in risk control. A map showing his counties and his contact info can be found online.
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Hot 5 | Week of Jan. 28, 2013

January 28, 2013

First insurance incentive checks go out next weekACCA and Meadowbrook are in the final stage of verifying that members of the insurance funds have completed all nine requirements of the Safety Incentive Discount Program. Counties in the workers’ compensation fund that completed the requirements and submitted a verification form on time will be notified next […]