The Tuscaloosa DMV will be temporarily closing at the end of April for a database conversion. Driver License examining offices throughout Alabama will be unable to issue, renew, or reinstate driver licenses and non-driver identification cards. The Tuscaloosa DMV will be closed on April 28th and 29th. Services will resume at 8 a.m. on April 30th. ...Read more
Tonight the Recovery Operations group held an open house in the new Richard A. Curry Environmental Services building off Kauloosa Avenue. The operations group provides information and assistance to people about business recovery and homeowner programs. They offered applications and services to those interested. This division helps people affected by the tornado to create businesses, refinance debt, buy inventory and pay for jobs. They also help homeworners with downpayments and closing costs on their homes. The former Richard A. Curry building was destroyed in the April 27th, 2011 tornado. ...Read more
The Alabama Department of Transportation will be conducting routine maintenance work on Lurleen B. Wallace southbound from April 22nd through April 24th. Operations will begin at about 8:00 in the morning and last til around 4:00 in the afternoon. Motorists should be aware of signs, message boards and personnel in the area. The Department encourages drivers to drive carefully through this section of the highway. There will be stationary and slow-moving vehicles along the road. The delays from this construction will be about 30 to 40 minutes.