Hot 5 | Week of March 12, 2012

March 12, 2012

One-time moneyAlabama counties will receive about $38 million from a special distribution from the Alabama Trust Fund in April of 2013.  Counties are encouraged to consider these funds as a possible source of matching revenue for the new road and bridge construction program. Read the Association’s memo on this topic.
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ATRIP matching funds update

March 9, 2012

After the announcement of the ATRIP road and bridge program by Gov. Robert Bentley two weeks ago, we have received a host of questions about possible matching funds for counties submitting projects for this program. We realize counties are looking at several options and we want to be as helpful as possible and to keep […]

Hot 5 | Week of March 5, 2012

March 5, 2012

Last Call for Disaster Relief 101 Class Wednesday is the deadline to register for the CGEI Disaster Relief 101 Class scheduled for March 21-22, 2012 at the Marriott Legends in Prattville, Ala. There are about 15 spots left. This is a special introductory class for county officials and employees, not seasoned EMA personnel. Download a […]

Hot 5 | Week of Feb. 27, 2012

February 27, 2012

ATRIP bond issue
ACCA Executive Director Sonny Brasfield is meeting with Alabama Department of Transportation John Cooper this afternoon to continue discussions on how to implement Gov. Robert Bentley’s road program, called ATRIP for Alabama Transportation Rehabilitation and Improvement Program. See additional details released Thursday and Friday.
Deadline nears for scrap tire letters
The Alabama Scrap Tire Commission […]