The latest from the state, local, and the daily Zoom calls

September 30, 2020

Alabama’s Safer at Home order extended through Sunday, Nov. 8

Keep masking up -- Governor Kay Ivey has extended the Safer at Home Order until Sunday, Nov. 8 at 5 p.m. There is a new guidance for nursing homes and visitors.
September 2, 2020

Web Call (September 2): NASA Test Firing, Huntsville Development Update

During our weekly call with members, we took a moment to watch NASA's SLS Booster Test. We also got an update on various commercial and road projects around Huntsville with Kathy Martin, the City's Director of Engineering.
August 27, 2020

Update: Statewide Mask Order in Effect Through Oct. 2

Alabama Governor Kay Ivey and State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris both said mask-wearing is working in keeping the virus rates down.
July 30, 2020

Web Call (July 29): Speaker Mac McCutcheon

Speaker McCutcheon talked about a variety of topics, including next year's budget, COVID funding, the importance of saving Space Camp, and more.
June 18, 2020

Web Call (June 17): Best Places to Work Past Winners

On this call, we spoke with team members at Modern Technology Solutions, Inc. (MTSI) and IronMountain Solutions, who are both past winners of our Best Places to Work Awards. In fact, they won in their categories again this year!
June 12, 2020

Web Call (June 12): COVID cases rising – don’t let up with prevention measures

Please continue to wear your masks and practice social distancing.
June 8, 2020

Web Call (June 8): Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle

Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle discussed the latest on our community’s fight against COVID-19, and also talked about recent demonstrations in our downtown area.
May 29, 2020

Web Call (May 29): Congressman Robert Aderholt

On May 29, Congressman Robert Aderholt joined us for our Chamber Zoom call. We talked about various topics relating to COVID-19, the Census, NASA, agriculture issues and more. 
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 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.
April 28, 2020

Web Call (April 28): Alabama Technology Network on “Return to Work”

Keith Philips and Robert Tomlinson presented the Alabama Technology Network's Return to Work plan to help businesses and industry in bringing employees safely back to work.
April 28, 2020

UPDATE: Gov. Ivey issues new “Safer at Home” order effective April 30

(MONTGOMERY, Ala. – April 28, 2020) – Alabama Governor Kay Ivey issued a new “Safer at Home” order effective Thursday, […]
April 27, 2020

Web Call (April 27): Robert “Hoot” Gibson, Retired NASA Astronaut

On April 27, Robert "Hoot" Gibson, retired NASA astronaut joined us for our daily Zoom conference call. The topic was 'living and working in tight spaces' as many of us telework!
April 26, 2020

Web Call (April 24): Jody Singer, Director of NASA Marshall Space Flight Center

On April 24, Jody Singer, Director of NASA Marshall Space Flight Center joined us for our daily Zoom conference call.