Associated Press Alabama Daybook
Associated Press Alabama Daybook for Thursday, June 20.
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Feb. 15 - Dec. 31. STATE AGENCY MEETINGS — The Alabama Secretary of State lists daily government agency meetings online. The complete list is available at https://www.openmeetings.alabama.gov/generalpublic/display_notices.aspx. Check meeting schedules daily for verification and changes.
June 20. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. PROPANE ROAD SHOW — The Propane Autogas Road Show will take place at the Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries on Thursday (June 20) from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event features presentations and panel discussions, as well as ride-and-drive opportunities in propane-fueled vehicles.
Location: Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries, 1445 Federal Drive, Richard Beard Building
Contacts: Robin DeMonia (Alabama Clean Fuels), 205-520-8096
June 20. 2 p.m. DAS MANUFACTURING GROUNDBREAKING — Governor Robert Bentley on Thursday will join other state and local leaders to break ground for a new, 300,000 square-foot manufacturing facility for DAS North America. DAS North America is an automotive seat manufacturer for Kia and Hyundai. The supplier will bring 300 additional jobs and a $37 million capital investment. DAS North America currently operates a temporary facility in Montgomery that employs 100 people. Once the new facility is completed in 2014, it will be the first North American manufacturing plant for DAS.
Location: Montgomery Industrial Park
Across the street from the Old Dominion Freight line building
759 Industrial Park Blvd.
Contacts: Unknown Unknown (Governor's Press Office), 334-242-7150
June 20. 6:30 p.m. - 8:45 p.m. RAINY DAY PATRIOTS MEETING — Speaker: Phillip Brown, Alabama Minority GOP Chairman
Location: Homewood Library
1721 Oxmoor Road
Homewood Al 35209
On the Net: http://www.rainydaypatriots.org/events/june-2013-meeting, Rainy Day Patriots site