Alabama Daybook


Associated Press

Posted on June 20, 2013 at 10:00 AM


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 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

Montgomery, AL

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.

Montgomery, AL

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:, Rainy Day Patriots site

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