For more than 90 years, Alabama Power has invested in the responsible growth and economic development of Alabama. Our efforts today are grounded in the same principle articulated by our founders: "What's good for Alabama is good for Alabama Power."
Our economic and community development website, www.amazingalabama.com, offers:
Comprehensive information on
available buildings and sites in Alabama.
Complete labor force and
demographic information for every community in Alabama—including the
ability to compare and contrast Alabama communities with any community
in the United States.
- A thorough overview of the state's primary business taxes and statutory incentive programs.
Late-breaking news impacting
economic development in Alabama
We are committed to helping Alabama
and Alabama communities grow and prosper. Learn more at www.alabamapower.com.
Alabama Mountain Lakes is a non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion and development of the travel and tourism industry within the 16 northernmost counties of the state. AMLA plans and advances the economic welfare of North Alabama by advertising, promoting, and encouraging further development of the natural, historic, and man-made tourist attractions and the recreational facilities and resources of the region through the cooperative efforts and support of its 500+ members.
Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC
3700 Colonnade Parkway
Birmingham, Alabama 35243
Contact: Brian Barksdale
Carr, Riggs & Ingram CPAs & Advisors (CRI) is a top 20 nationally ranked full-service accounting and advisory firm offering innovative tax, accounting, audit, consulting, and advisory services derived from “big firm” expertise and delivered locally by partners you trust. Try CRI.
Municipal Workers Compensation Fund (MWCF)
P. O. Box 1270
Montgomery, Alabama 36102
Contact: Richard Buttenshaw
Established in 1976, the Municipal Workers Compensation Fund (MWCF) is the second oldest League insurance pool in the nation. With more than 625 participating municipal entities and over 80% of the Alabama League's membership – MWCF provides a direct means for municipalities, Water / Sewer utilities, Gas / Power utilities, Housing Authorities...the ability to save on workers compensation coverage. MWCF offers a variety of Loss Control and Risk Management Services including loss control representatives; on-site risk management with follow-up reports and recommendations; specialized law enforcement risk control; loss analysis and trending; employment practices hotline; proactive driver training; firearms training systems; DVD library; and seminars. For more information, please contact Terry Young.
NAFECO, established in 1968, carries complete lines of First Responder equipment, KME Fire Apparatus and industrial safety products. Our Public Safety Division can meet all your uniform, stationwear and high visibility needs while our Fire Division can meet all your PPE needs. NAFECO also offers a complete parts and service department for apparatus, SCBA and compressors. NAFECO is proud to be celebrating our 50th anniversary in 2018, and continuing the tradition of excellence for our customers.
3104 Bates Lane
Fultondale, Alabama 3568
Contact: McKay Lyvers
Alabama 811 is the underground utilities notification system for approximately 425 utilities across the state.
At American Fidelity, we believe there is a better way to provide benefit solutions to you and your employees. A way that eliminates hassles and frustrations of working with multiple carriers and providers, and instead offers a seamless, cost-efficient administration of your benefit program. We support all aspects of your benefit program with a variety of solutions from employee education, to compliance support and program cost controls. Consider American Fidelity for a different opinion.
7700 Washington Avenue, Room 180
Montgomery, AL 36104
Contact: Cleo Washington
We help family, friends and neighbors connect in meaningful ways every day. From the first phone call 140+ years ago to mobile video streaming, we innovate to improve lives. We have the best network according to America’s biggest test.** We’re building FirstNet just for first responders and creating next-generation mobile 5G. With DIRECTV and DIRECTV NOW, we deliver entertainment people love to talk about. Our smart, highly secure solutions serve over 3 million global businesses – nearly all of the Fortune 1000. And worldwide, our spirit of service drives employees to give back to their communities. AT&T Communications is part of AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T). Learn more at att.com/CommunicationsNews.
Partnering with communities to improve
and enhance the quality of life for all.
Dewberry is a multi-disciplined firm with a proven history of providing professional services to a wide variety of public- and private-sector clients. Recognized for combining unsurpassed commitment to client service with deep subject matter expertise, Dewberry is dedicated to solving clients most complex challenges and transforming their communities. Established in 1956, Dewberry is headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia, with more than 50 locations and over 2,000 professionals nationwide.
Goodwyn, Mills and Cawood is one of the largest multi-disciplined Architecture and Engineering firms in the region with offices across the Southeast. Our firm has grown from the original municipal civil engineering firm of 1947 into the multi-disciplined firm it is today. GMC provides all of the professional services associated with architecture, civil, municipal, geotechnical and environmental engineering, landscape architecture, airport planning, master planning, surveying and construction administration.
Information Transport Solutions, Inc. (ITS) is a full service provider of technology solutions & services integrating voice, video, and data, with goal of creating exceptional and affordable solutions for all our customers. ITS is your one source provider for design, installation, and support. The company also provides managed network solutions and has a team of certified technical experts who can proactively manage your network from a state of the art management center.
McKee & Associates Architecture and Interior Design
631 South Hull Street
Montgomery, Alabama 36104
Contact: Leisa Finley
McKee and Associates is a full service architecture and interior design firm specializing in providing cost effective design solutions that meets your need. This firm specializes in new designs, renovations, additions and re-roofing projects that not only correct infrastructure and code issues, but maximizes the utilization of the existing space. With a staff of 30, McKee and Associates has the production capacity to provide architectural services in a very timely and client friendly manner.
P.O. Box 2235
Tallahassee, Florida 32316
Contact: Jenny Haverland
Municode, the Nation’s leading codifier, is now your source for custom government websites, self-service supplementation and meetings/agenda management solutions. Technologically advanced codification, supplementation, self-supplementation, legal review, meetings and agenda management, online code, website design, and much more!
Municipal Revenue Service
League Program / Flagstone Sponsor
2915 Piedmont Road, Suite E
Atlanta, GA 30305
Contact: Peter Catlin
For seven decades, the ALM has assisted member cities by collecting delinquent license taxes from insurance companies. With more than 400 municipalities participating, this program has been very successful, recovering millions of dollars of revenue without out of pocket expenses for cities. The program is administered for the League by Municipal Revenue Services, Inc., which works closely with League officers and city officials to make the program a significant benefit of League membership.
2100 Southbridge Parkway, Suite 650
Birmingham, Alabama 35209
Contact: Walter Lewis, Managing Director
Piper Jaffray is a leading investment bank and asset management firm. Our broad capabilities in public finance investment banking and municipal bond distribution ensure that you receive a creative, tailored approach to your transaction. With our national reach and deep understanding of your regions and community, we have the expertise needed to help you meet your financial goals. Walter Lewis and Ryan Combs are Alabama natives and serve all of our Alabama clients.
Our primary focus is increasing local government revenues through identification and efficient collection programs. We have developed highly successful revenue enhancement and collection tools and processes for administration and the discovery of non-compliant or delinquent taxpayers. We understand and apply local ordinances, tax laws and state regulations governing tax and license administration, collection, and compliance.
Sain Associates, Inc.
Two Perimeter Park South
Suite 500 East
Birmingham, Alabama 35243
Contact: Joe Meads
Sain Associates is a full-service, Birmingham-based civil engineering and surveying firm established in 1972. We provide land surveying, traffic engineering, transportation planning, transportation engineering, GIS and civil engineering for private and public sector clients. Our diverse services to municipalities across the state include ADA plans, pavement management plans, city engineering, on-call consulting, traffic studies, corridor studies, roadway design and CE&I services.
A division of Charter Communications, Spectrum Business Enterprise Solutions can help you broaden the impact of your e-government, public safety and smart cities initiatives with reliable, cost-effective, high-bandwidth Internet, networking, voice and commercial video services over our wholly owned, flexible and secure Gigabit network. As the nation’s 4th largest cable operator, Charter serves more than 6 million residential and commercial customers in 28 states. Charter is focused on integrating the highest-quality service with clearly superior entertainment and communications products. Over the years, billions have been invested in the communities Charter serves, including Alabama communities, through infrastructure upgrades to deliver video, high-speed Internet and phone service to homes and businesses.
1301 Gervais Street,
Columbia, South Carolina 29201
Contact: Chrisite Williams
Since 1994, VC3 has been on the leading edge of Information Technology, providing a full range of IT solutions and services to local government organizations. As the well-established technology partner for over 220 cities, towns, municipal leagues, and COGs across the United States, VC3 can leverage its expertise to ensure your municipality utilizes technology to better serve your citizens.
Carlisle Medical has over 39 years experience as a leader in the workers' compensation industry. Our nationwide pharmacy, case management and durable medical equipment programs have assisted insurance carriers, third party administrators and employers in significantly lowering their workers' compensation costs.
CenterPoint Fund Accounting is specifically designed for municipals. It allows tracking of individual funds and allows for departmental allocations It is flexible and easy to use.
- Unlimited Funds, Departments & Accounts
- Budget vs. Actual Variance Monthly Reporting
- Create customized budgets for each fund including grants, departments or projects.
- Detailed General Ledger & Activity Report
- Track cash receipts, disbursements, journal entries and other types of transactions
711 Coliseum Plaza Court, #A
Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27106
Contact: Eddy Forrest
DataMax's revenue generation services are uniquely positioned to support municipal clients by helping to increase revenues and cash flow (through credit collections and revenue enhancement services) while allowing our clients to decrease expenses. Timely receipt of revenues have never been more critical for cities and municipalities than they are right now.
Electric Cities of Alabama (ECA) is proud to serve approximately one million customers in 36 cities across the beautiful state of Alabama. From the Tennessee Valley region in the north to the Gulf and Wiregrass regions in the south, ECA’s municipally owned electric utilities are proud to offer reliable and low-cost electricity.
Alabama Retire Deferred Compensation program. Empowering your employees to replace their income for life.
Runkle & Associates / Merrill Lynch
4001 Carmichael Road
Montgomery, Alabama 36106
Contact: Bob Runkle
Musco Sports Lighting
100 1st Avenue W
Oskaloosa, Iowa 52577
Contact: Jimmy Jumper
Musco has shaped the history of sports lighting since 1976, with innovations in glare reduction and light control responsible to the needs of facility owners, players, fans, neighbors, and the night sky. Musco’s TLC for LED™ technology is the system of choice everywhere from community fields, to major stadiums and arenas, to international superspeedways, to the Olympic Games, and is backed by a long-term parts and labor warranty.
SealMaster sells pavement maintenance supplies and equipment or has a fleet of hot crack filling and sealcoating machines that we rent. Keeping the cracks in your roads sealed will definitely extend the life of your asphalt by keeping out water intrusion. We also carry a line of asphalt coatings to protect and preserve your asphalt roads and parking lots. Pavement maintenance and preservation is our business.
2660 EastChase Lane
Montgomery, Alabama 36117
Contact: Kenneth Funderburk
LOCAL KNOWLEDGE AND PRESENCE / NATIONAL STRENGTH AND SALES DISTRIBUTION. Stifel's Public Finance professionals specialize in helping local government agencies raise capital for essential infrastructure in communities. From some of the nation's largest cities to small towns, our municipal banking and underwriting group works to develop and implement financing strategies that allow you to better optimize the important work you do.
Retire to Alabama! Are you looking for a place to relocate, to utilize your special skill, or start another career, or start a small business, or a community to retire and volunteer? Alabama communities have been discovered by many retirees and military retirees . The Alabama Advantage website is an "Internet Gateway" to state, regional, and community websites that provide information about relocating or retiring to Alabama.
The Frazer Lanier Company
300 Water Street
Montgomery, AL 36104
Contact: Lee Garrison
The Frazer Lanier Company is an investment banking firm that through experience, skill and finesse provides its clients with personal attention and sound advice. Our firm is dedicated primarily to municipal and corporate finance. Since 1976, our company has served as an investment banker to thousands of corporations, cities, counties, states, local boards and agencies throughout the United States.
Viva Health was founded in 1995 and is one of the largest health insurers in the state of Alabama. Viva Health offers a comprehensive network of quality providers across the state, and as a member of the UAB Health System, we provide access to all of the affiliates of the UAB Health System in addition to many other partner hospitals. We offer competitive benefit plans with robust medical management programs designed to generate cost savings while delivering high quality medical care.