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Message from Kenneth W. Boswell, Director of ADECA

The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs (ADECA) is committed to our mission:  Building Better Alabama Communities. Through partnerships with local governments, nonprofit groups, state and federal agencies, and other agencies, the men and women of ADECA work every day to improve the quality of life for Alabamians. I am pleased to welcome you to our website, and I invite you to explore our Department’s various program areas and divisions. We are here to serve, so please do not hesitate to contact us.


ARC Invests $1.2 million for jobs in West Central Alabama

The grant will assist impacted coal communities in Walker, Jefferson, Fayette and Tuscaloosa counties.


CDBG - Disaster Recovery

Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery funds are allocated after some federally declared disasters.

Notice of 2017 CDBG Grant Application Workshop on June 20, 2017 (PDF)

Fair Housing Outreach

Understand the basic provisions of the Fair Housing Act.

2017 Consolidated Annual Performance Evaluation Report (CAPER)

Public comment period is June 9-23, 2017.

Energy Division Survey

The brief survey will help us to better understand the energy efficiency needs of organizations such as K-12 school systems, local governments, and non-profit organizations in Alabama. The survey will be up until July 7.

Click here to take survey.​

State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI)

The Community and Economic Development (CED) Division of ADECA is responsible for implementing and managing the SSBCI program in Alabama.

The State Banking Department will advise and assist the ADECA staff in the program implementation.


Funding Opportunities


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