Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Looking back, looking ahead with Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle

Article Title: Looking back, looking ahead with Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle


Article Snip: "...'If 2018 was the announcement year, 2019 was the year you really had to do the work. If you've been out to Greenbrier lately and seen 84 acres coming up under roof, seen the road work that's being done, everything to be ready for the Mazda Toyota production.... anybody who hasn't passed an orange cone lately, probably has not been looking, because there are orange cones everywhere, but, it just means we're growing.'..."


Article Source: whnt.com


Sunday, December 29, 2019

Court says workers can’t sue over blocked Birmingham, Alabama minimum wage boost

Article Title: Court says workers can’t sue over blocked minimum wage boost


Article Snip: "...The city of Birmingham in 2016 had planned to raise the minimum wage to $10 per hour. Alabama lawmakers responded by swiftly passing a state law that blocked cities from implementing their own minimum wage..."


Article Source: www.wrbl.com
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Huntsville council again OKs raise for themselves, mayor

Article Title: Huntsville council again OKs raise for themselves, mayor


Article Snip: "...The council voted 4-1 to increase the city council positions and the mayor's office a 15 percent raise with councilwoman Jennie Robinson casting the dissenting vote. If Battle doesn't veto it, it will be the first raise for Huntsville's elected leaders since 2008..."


Article Source: www.al.com


Monday, December 23, 2019

Birth of a Manufacturing Plant

Article Title: Birth of a Manufacturing Plant


Article Snip: "...Over in Huntsville, Mazda Toyota Manufacturing remains on schedule for a spring 2021 launch, assures Hostettler, an 18-year veteran of Toyota who joined the joint venture team in October 2018. The sprawling complex, which sits on about 2,500 acres of land, will have 3.1 million square feet under its roof when complete. Both Toyota and Mazda will build SUVs at the site..."


Article Source: www.industryweek.com
Toyota and Mazda Auto Plant in Huntsville,

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Aerojet Rocketdyne Huntsville Site Set for Large Solid Rocket Motor Production

Article Title: Aerojet Rocketdyne Huntsville Site Set for Large Solid Rocket Motor Production


Article Snip: "...Aerojet Rocketdyne is ready to begin producing large solid rocket motor carbon fiber cases in the Rocket City following installation and calibration of a key machine at its new Advanced Manufacturing Facility (AMF)..."


Article Source: www.globenewswire.com
Aerojet Rocketdyne, Solid Rocket Motor Production, Rocket Motors,