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Delivering the 2016 Economic Impact Report

Drayton and Noopie Cosby present to Gov. Ivey the 2016 Economic Impact Report provided by the Alabama Association of Regional Councils. This report shows how Regional Councils provide services related to Aging Programs, Grants, Revolving Loan Funds, Transit Programs, Senior Employment and many more deliveries, which reveal their added value to benefit the citizens of […]

ADECA Director Kenneth Boswell Visits AARC

AARC Directors invited the new ADECA Director Kenneth Boswell to their monthly Committee meeting held on June 2, 2017. Pictured L-R: Noopie Cosby, Tom Solomon, Greg Clark, John Clyde Riggs, Tyson Howard, Kenneth Boswell, Suzanne Burnette, Robert Lake, Nancy Robertson, Albertha Grant, Jeff Pruitt, Ritkey Rhodes, and Keith Jones

Meeting with Governor Ivey

Alabama Association of Regional Councils (AARC) Directors meet with Governor Kay Ivey and ADECA Director Kenneth Boswell in Governor Ivey’s office, Thursday, June 15. A great opportunity for the AARC Directors to share success stories of services and program deliveries throughout Alabama to Governor Ivey and Director Boswell. Thank you Gov. Ivey for meeting with […]

Your Town Alabama Workshop

The 2017 Your Town Alabama Workshop is scheduled for Wednesday, August 30 – Friday, September 1, 2017 at Camp McDowell, located near Nauvoo, AL, in Walker County. This letter includes essential information and application instructions for this year’s annual workshop, Your Town Alabama’s 19th year anniversary. The workshop consists of highly informative presentations and problem-solving […]

ACE Star Awards Announced, Including AARC Board Member James “Bill” Curtis

NEWS RELEASE Contact:   Ms. Sidney Hoover, (205) 567-3248 AUBURN, ALABAMA. The Alabama Communities of Excellence (ACE) presented the 2014 ACE Star Awards at the annual Alabama Community Leadership Network (ACLN) Conference Award Luncheon on October 7, 2014 in Auburn, Alabama. The ACE Star Awards recognize those individuals who have performed above and beyond the […]

Section 5310 (Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities) grant applications

AARC clearinghouse review of Section 5310  (Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities) grant applications. Agencies interested in applying for these funds will be required to submit their proposals to respective regions NLT August 14, 2014. Agencies will review the applications and provide clearinghouse letters stating compliance/non-compliance with local Human Service Coordinated Transportation Plans […]

CALL FOR PROJECTS FOR FUNDING TRANSIT SERVICES FOR FY 2015

The Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT), Modal Programs Bureau is now accepting Applications for funding consideration through the Section 5316 Job Access and Reverse Commute (JARC) Program and the Section 5317 New Freedom (NF) Program. These Federal Transit Administration (FTA) programs provide funding for transit related services that assist the state’s population of low income […]