May 22, 2020

Alabama’s Unemployment Rate for April is 12.9%

This is almost 10 percent higher than in early March. Here are the latest county-by-county figures.
May 22, 2020

Huntsville Toyota employee honored in White House ceremony for graduates

Jeffrey Neill, 46, is part of a group of graduates to be recognized, ranging from kindergarten through adult education programs. The event is symbolic for all those who missed graduation ceremonies across the United States due to COVID-19.
May 21, 2020

More restrictions eased: Theaters, bowling alleys, athletic activities, summer camps may reopen

Social distancing remains more important than ever, health officials stressed.
May 18, 2020

#ShowYourCoverHSV – City encourages mask wearing when you can’t be six feet apart

Are you wearing a mask at work when you can’t be six feet apart? We want to show it!
May 18, 2020

Event Safety Alliance Posts Reopening Guide

Here is information to help event professionals.
May 18, 2020

Gov. Kay Ivey proclaims May 18 Women-Owned Business Day

by Bonnie Powers President, Women’s Business Council Governor Kay Ivey recognizes the economic contributions of the Women Owned Businesses in […]
May 15, 2020

Updated Guidance from CDC for Businesses & Workplaces

The Centers for Disease Control has shared new information for preparing your workplaces and employees to operate safely during COVID-19.
May 8, 2020

Gov. Ivey announces easing of restrictions in “Safer at Home” order

This includes the ability for restaurants, bars, salons and gyms to reopen, but they must take precautions to do so safely. Here are some of the key points.
May 6, 2020

UA SafeState: Start-Up Safety Information

The University of Alabama offers this information to help companies enter "restart" mode.
May 6, 2020

Huntsville/Madison County Chamber again recognized by Site Selection Magazine

The Huntsville/Madison County Chamber is honored to win a prestigious Mac Conway Award for the second year in a row.  This was announced in the May 2020 issue of Site Selection Magazine, released this week.
May 4, 2020

PARCA: Billions Coming to Alabama Through the CARES Act

The Public Affairs Research Council of Alabama explores key provisions of the Act, with attention to funds allocated for state and local governments and schools.
May 4, 2020

Paycheck Protection Program Loans – FAQ (Updated May 3)

Here is updated guidance to address borrower and lender questions.
May 1, 2020

Ask the Experts: New ‘Lunch & Learn’ Series starts May 4

You likely have questions about returning to work, or maybe about employees. Join this new series starting Monday, May 4 to get answers from a banker, accountant and attorney.
April 30, 2020

Gov. Ivey: New investment across Alabama topped $7B in 2019

MONTGOMERY (April 30, 2020) – Governor Kay Ivey announced today that economic development activity across Alabama last year generated $7.1 […]