Stopping the tragedy: Montgomery city and county leaders join forces to form a hospital-based violence intervention network

By: Joseph Bryant A Montgomery hospital could soon become the starting point for community healing with opportunities to break vicious cycles of violence that plague the River Region and much of the country. Montgomery City and County officials dedicated $2 million of the Montgomery Thrive initiative to launch a three-year Hospital-based Violence Intervention Program (HVIP). … Read more

A seat at the table: Montgomery City and County residents invited to virtual town hall meeting series on $86 million Montgomery Thrive initiative spending

By Joseph Bryant MONTGOMERY, ALABAMA — Montgomery City and County leaders this week will begin a series of virtual town hall meetings to update citizens on Montgomery Thrive, a nearly $86 million program to support transformative projects with funding from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). The first session is Wednesday, Aug. 24 from 5:30-6:30 … Read more

Councilor Marche Johnson to Host District 3 Town Hall Meeting on August 30

WHAT: City of Montgomery, District 3 Town Hall Meeting “Let’s Talk about Social Issues – Health, Crime and Environment” WHEN: Tuesday, August 30, 2022 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm WHERE: Montgomery City Hall, 103 N. Perry Street, Montgomery, Alabama 36104 WHO: Free and Open to the Public SPEAKERS: Marche’ Johnson (District 3 City Councilor), Terri Reynolds … Read more

Major improvements on the way for Montgomery City and County with historic $86 million plan to uplift and enhance communities

Written by Joseph Bryant The City of Montgomery and Montgomery County are setting new standards for government and community collaboration with an unprecedented partnership to enhance the lives of more than 230,000 people who call the Capitol City and the River Region home. Montgomery Thrive is a nearly $86 million effort to support programs and initiatives … Read more