Alabama General Contractors Board



WELCOME
TO THE LICENSING BOARD FOR
GENERAL CONTRACTORS




The State Licensing Board for
General Contractors was created
through legislation enacted in
1935. The Board licenses and
regulates commercial/industrial
contractors in the major and specialty
classifications that constitute
the industry. Currently, there
are more than 8,000
contractors licensed to work in
the state.



We maintain
a staff of license specialists
who are trained to answer
inquiries concerning the
licensing process and the
current status of licensed
general contractors.

 



NOTICES OF BOARD ACTIONS:

THE MARCH 31, 2020 LICENSE
RENEWAL DEADLINE IS
AUTOMATICALLY EXTENDED




THE
APRIL 30, 2020 LICENSE
RENEWAL DEADLINE IS
AUTOMATICALLY EXTENDED

&

PURSUANT TO EMERGENCY RULE
230-X-1-.34.01ER TEMPORARY

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Alabama woman dressing dogs for Halloween to help find forever homes

Cute doggies? Check. Cute costumes? Check.

Adorable way to let people know about rescue dogs? Check, times a gabillion.

Huntsville resident Sara Alavi has been fostering rescue dogs until they can be adopted. And to help find those forever homes, Alavi created the Instagram page @dearpups. “I created the page to share some fun images of my own rescue dogs and some of my fosters in hopes that they might get adopted,” she said, although she says has been lax in keeping it updated in the past.

Now she’s found an awwww-inspiring way to keep her page current: During October, she is posting photos each day of her dog, Nelly aka Jellybean, and some of her fosters wearing Halloween costumes. She is calling the challenge Nellyween and so far it includes costumes like Ruff Bader Ginsburg, Eve, Carol Baskin, and even the famed dress from Carol Burnett’s parody of “Gone

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Alabama nursing homes to allow limited in-person visits

Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey announced Wednesday the resumption on Oct. 2 of limited in-person visits to nursing homes more than six months after they locked down in response to coronavirus.

Each nursing home resident will be allowed one caregiver or visitor at a time. Nursing homes can only permit indoor visits if they have not had a positive coronavirus case in two weeks, according to the Alabama Nursing Home Association. Facilities can limit the total number of visitors at one time and masks and social distancing will be required.

The Alabama Nursing Home Association provided the following guidance to family members:

· Do schedule an appointment to visit with your loved one

· Do use alcohol-based hand sanitizer before, during and after your visit

· Do wear a mask covering your mouth and nose during your entire visit in the facility

· Do maintain social distance of at least six

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