Alabama News: Governor Kay Ivey Announces Alabama Receiving Nearly $4 Million in Homeland Security Grants

Alabama News: Governor Kay Ivey Announces Alabama Receiving Nearly $4 Million in Homeland Security Grants

MONTGOMERY, AL — Governor Kay Ivey on Thursday announced the state of Alabama is receiving a total of $3,980,000 through the Homeland Security Grant Program.  The Homeland Security Grant Program provides funding to state and local first responders to sustain and enhance protection, prevention and response capabilities to prevent terrorism and other catastrophic events.

“On both the state and local levels, safety and preparedness remain of high importance year-round.  I am grateful to the Department of Homeland Security for providing nearly $4 million in funds to ensure Alabamians are protected and that we are ready to respond in any situation,” Governor Ivey said. 

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