Juvenile justice system leaders gather to review current programs, identify additional support needs for youth and families

By Joseph Bryant MONTGOMERY, ALABAMA – Juvenile justice advocates and officials gathered recently for a summit to explore existing programs that aid youth and families and explore ways to address unmet challenges that impact the River Region. The summit was an initiative of Montgomery Thrive. Montgomery Thrive is a collaboration of the City of Montgomery … 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

City, county leaders to discuss ‘Montgomery Thrive’ initiative

By Bethany Davis Published: Jun. 13, 2022 at 6:01 AM CDT MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) – Montgomery county and city leaders will meet Monday to discuss ideas and concerns raised as part of the “Montgomery Thrive” initiative. That’s a project aimed at recruiting input and educating the public on plans related to the American Rescue Plan Act. … Read more

Montgomery Thrive to Hold Educational Webinar on American Rescue Plan Act

Montgomery Thrive to Hold Educational Webinar on American Rescue Plan Act Community members, nonprofit leaders, and small business owners invited to participate Montgomery, Ala. – Montgomery Thrive, a community investment initiative of the Montgomery County Commission (County) and the City of Montgomery (City), will host a virtual town hall meeting on Thursday, February 17 at 5:30 pm … Read more