Disasters

Hurricane Sally: Apply for physical disaster SBA loans by Nov. 19

Hurricane Sally: Apply for physical disaster SBA loans by Nov. 19

As of Oct. 19, more than $100 million in FEMA grants, National Flood Insurance and low-interest disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration had been approved for Alabama’s Hurricane Sally survivors, according to the governor’s office. Other 2020 Hurricanes…

Flooding prompts governor to declare a state of emergency

Flooding prompts governor to declare a state of emergency

At noon Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020, Gov. Kay Ivey declared a state of emergency in all 67 Alabama counties related to flooding. The statewide emergency proclamation prohibits price gouging and eases transportation restrictions for the movement of emergency supplies throughout…

Threat of winter storm prompts Alabama state of emergency

Threat of winter storm prompts Alabama state of emergency

At 3 p.m. Monday, Jan. 28, the governor declared a state of emergency in Alabama related to anticipated ice, snow, and other winter storm conditions. >> Governor’s Proclamation >> Governor’s news release related to the emergency declaration >> Light snow reported in parts…