The City of Montgomery will host its annual New Year's Eve event, the Downtown Countdown Street Celebration, from 9 p.m. on Dec. 31 to 1 a.m. on Jan. 1 to ring in the new year with fireworks, confetti, a new Shooting Star and music provided by Kirk J and Pop Culture. Sponsors include Bama Budweiser of Montgomery, Capitol Hyundai and Johnson & Sons Steel, Inc.
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The Center enables Montgomery’s three municipal court judges and administrative staff to handle more, smaller and specialized dockets thanks to two courtrooms – the old court building had just one. The new facility, located across from the Montgomery Curb Market, offers 25,000 square feet, more than tripling the space provided by the former court complex. Along with two courtrooms, it also offers amenities like up to seven pay windows, a new queuing system, dedicated parking for residents and staff and overnight security.
12/15/2016 3:26 PM
Community Leaders Express Support for F-35 Mission at Dannelly Field and Continuation of Tuskegee Airmen Red Tail Legacy
Dannelly Field Air Guard Station is one of five finalists in the Air Force search for candidate installations for the next F-35A bases. The installation advanced into the final round from a field of 18 potential bases.
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The event was MCCC’s most successful to date, and participants generously donated 12,764 pounds of non-perishable food items to benefit the Montgomery Area Food Bank. Gilmore Services (www.gilmoreservices.com) guarantees all confidential records are disposed of properly and all shredded paper will be recycled.
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Montgomery Clean City Commission (MCCC), MAX Credit Union, AARP Alabama, Walmart #4691 and Gilmore Services will offer free on-site document destruction on December 2 from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the south parking lot of Garrett Coliseum, 1555 Federal Drive.
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Motorist should expect delays, but construction plans will be implemented to avoid major disturbances. Work will affect only one-direction at all times, and lane closures will only affect one lane at a time, unless unforeseen issues arise. The project is estimated to take 10 months.
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Join Montgomery Fire/Rescue and over 500 firefighters representing more than 20 states and 14 countries at this year's Scott Firefighter Combat Challenge!
10/19/2016 4:55 PM
The newly announced Montgomery Kickoff Classic – set for Week 0 on Saturday, Aug. 26 – will help open the college football season from the historic Cramton Bowl in Montgomery, Ala., The game, to air on ESPN, will feature two of the current top-ranked FCS teams in the nation, pitting Jacksonville State University and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
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National organization ranks Montgomery Finance Department among nation's best for reporting, accounting and transparency
City's Finance Department's diligent efforts in preparing and publishing a comprehensive annual financial report resulted in securing what is considered the highest form of recognition in governmental accounting and financial reporting for its 28 consecutive year since 1987. The GFOA certificate represents a significant accomplishment by a government and its management.
09/21/2016 8:26 AM
City officials last week announced plans for a new initiative creating a five-person patrol to remove litter on highways and byways within Montgomery’s city limits.
08/26/2016 10:41 AM
City officials today announced plans for a new initiative creating a five-person patrol to remove litter on highways and byways within Montgomery’s city limits.
08/18/2016 11:06 AM
This marks 19 of the past 24 quarters in which Montgomery business executives have been more confident than their peers across the state.
08/03/2016 1:41 PM
Researchers from IIHS found red light camera programs in 79 large U.S. cities saved nearly 1,300 lives through 2014. Their research indicated shutting down such programs costs lives, with the rate of fatal red-light-running crashes rocketing 30 percent in cities where cameras have been turned off for various reasons.
07/29/2016 11:28 AM
Montgomery is Alabama’s best run city, according to findings from WalletHub, a personal finance website dedicated to empowering consumers.
07/29/2016 9:36 AM
As deadline looms, registering for free tickets to historic event includes opportunity to win commemorative memento
On September 10, the USS Montgomery will be commissioned in a ceremony at the Alabama State Port Authority’s Pier Two in Mobile. The ceremony will last about an hour, but the pageantry, tradition and overall experience could last a lifetime in memory.
07/28/2016 10:17 AM