WHAT IS THE ALLIANCE FOR ALABAMA’S INFRASTRUCTURE?
The Alliance for Alabama’s Infrastructure (AAI) is a grassroots advocacy coalition focused on fixing Alabama’s infrastructure crisis by identifying financially-responsible investments, reforms and long-term solutions for Alabama’s transportation infrastructure and communicating this message to policy makers and the public. By investing in Alabama’s infrastructure, we can repair existing roads and bridges and launch new priority projects which make our roads safer, generate economic growth and improve quality of life for all Alabamians.
The AAI includes founding members from the Business Council of Alabama, the Chamber of Commerce Association of Alabama, the Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama, 3M, the Greater Shelby County Chamber of Commerce, the Birmingham Business Alliance, the Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce, the South Baldwin Chamber of Commerce, the Albertville Chamber of Commerce, the Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce, the Dothan Area Chamber of Commerce, the Calhoun County Chamber of Commerce, the Greater Jackson County Chamber of Commerce, the Opelika Chamber of Commerce, the Prattville Area Chamber of Commerce, Lake Guntersville Chamber of Commerce, North Baldwin Chamber of Commerce, the Alabama Retail Association, the Alabama Trucking Association, the Alabama Road Builders Association, the Economic Development Association of Alabama, the Association of County Commissions of Alabama, the Coalition for Regional Transportation, the Associated General Contractors, the Associated Builders and Contractors, the Alabama Asphalt Pavement Association, the American Association of Engineering Companies of Alabama, the American Society of Civil Engineers - Alabama Chapter, Alabama Bridge Contractors Association, the Coastal Alabama Partnership, Hunt Refining Company, Medical Association of Alabama, Marshall County Economic Development Council, Sain Associates, Mobile Asphalt Company, LLC., Wiregrass Construction Company, Inc., and the Alabama Concrete Industries Association.
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"All in," is how one member of Gov. Kay Ivey's inner-circle describes the governor's commitment to revitalizing Alabama's aging infrastructure. In many ways, Ivey is echoing President Donald Trump's pledge to, "[B]uild gleaming new roads, bridges, highways, railways, and waterways all across our land."
The Chambers County Commission has executed a resolution officially stating its support for an increase in Alabama's gasoline and diesel fuel taxes to be used for improvements to roads and bridges statewide. The resolution comes a month ahead of the 2019 regular season for state legislators.