In meetings today and yesterday with Governor Kay Ivey, key cabinet members and state legislative leadership, Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle, Birmingham Mayor William Bell, Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox, Mobile Mayor Sandy Stimpson and Montgomery Mayor Todd Strange addressed several priorities with lawmakers.
The proclamation hearkens to the recent success of the Maxwell Air Force Base Heritage to Horizons Air Show, the biggest air show to visit Alabama in several years. Thanks to the efforts of Maxwell AFB leaders, Heritage to Horizons attracted more than 160,000 people to the area resulting in an estimated economic impact of about $10 million.
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