11.20.20 – Prichard Cancels Christmas Parade

11.20.20 – Prichard Cancels Christmas Parade

Prichard, Alabama – The City of Prichard has decided to cancel the annual Christmas Parade that was originally scheduled for Saturday, December 5, 2020. The leadership team is acting out of an abundance of caution regarding the statistics about the incidence Covid-19. However, there will be a tree lighting ceremony on Friday, December 4th at 6:30 p.m. where observerscan participate...

11.17.20 – Watermain Break Behind City Hall

11.17.20 – Watermain Break Behind City Hall

Prichard, Alabama –  The City of Prichard has experienced a water main break behind City Hall. The water will be shut off during the repair period. Water supply to City Hall and the surrounding area has been affected. The water is anticipated to be turned on again by 1 p.m. today. Please contact the Mayor’s office for more information at...

11.17.20 – The City of Prichard Mourns A Death

11.17.20 – The City of Prichard Mourns A Death

Prichard, Alabama – This afternoon, a resident of Mississippi passed away after being struck by a train in Prichard, Alabama. Two others were also hurt and were transported to the hospital. The incident occurred on the service road between Wilson Avenue and Price Street. Police and emergency responder teams are working together to gather more details. Mayor Jimmie Gardner lamented...

11.12.20 – The City of Prichard City Council Announces New Meeting Schedule

11.12.20 – The City of Prichard City Council Announces New Meeting Schedule

Prichard, Alabama – The City of Prichard’s newly installed City Council has issued a notice of public weekly meetings effective today. This notice is also posted on the grounds of City Hall. Other Special Call meetings will occur periodically beginning with two meetings next week. This information will be shared on Monday. ***Residents that wish to be added to the...

11.11.20 – Press Release – Mayor Gardner Thanks Veterans for Service and Recommends Team Rubicon

11.11.20 – Press Release – Mayor Gardner Thanks Veterans for Service and Recommends Team Rubicon

Prichard, Alabama –  In honor of Veterans Day, Mayor Gardner and the City of Prichard thank all veterans that have serve and continue to serve our country. It is the selfless sacrifices of these veterans that allows for our communities to live freely and maintain hope for better a tomorrow after every storm. In the spirit of Veterans Day appreciation,...

10.31.20 – Inauguration Ceremony of the City of Prichard

10.31.20 – Inauguration Ceremony of the City of Prichard

Prichard, Alabama –  Please join us on Monday, November 2nd, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. for the City of Prichard Mayor and City Council installation ceremony. No RSVP is required. The installation will be held at the A.J. Cooper Municipal Complex located at 216 Prichard Avenue in Prichard, Alabama. Please call 251-452-7800 with questions. For the most up-to-date information, please visit,...

10.01.20 – Mayor Gardner Press Conference About Prichard Water

10.01.20 – Mayor Gardner Press Conference About Prichard Water

Mayor Gardner Holds Press Conference to Respond to Prichard Water Board’s repeated refusal to meet Prichard, Alabama –  On Wednesday,  9/30/20 Mayor Jimmie Gardner received the attached letter from Prichard Water Works & Sewer Board stating their refusal to meet due to “political” reasons. Mayor Gardner will host a press conference today at 2 p.m., the same time as the...

9.30.20 – Prichard Fire AFG Grant Ceremony

9.30.20 – Prichard Fire AFG Grant Ceremony

Prichard, Alabama – The Department of Homeland Security has awarded an Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) in the amount of $82,540 in response to the application submitted by the Prichard Fire & Rescue Department. This grant requires a contribution of at least 10% of the Federal funds awarded, or $8,254 for a total budget of $90,794. An award ceremony to...

9.29.20 – Mayor Gardner Invites PWW&SB to hear Customer Concerns

9.29.20 – Mayor Gardner Invites PWW&SB to hear Customer Concerns

Prichard, Alabama –  On Monday,  9/28/20 during Mayor Jimmie Gardner’s press conference, he advised of a meeting request to be sent to the attention of Prichard Water Works & Sewer Board’s Operation Manager, Ms. Nia Bradley. Please find the letter below. Media is welcome to attend this Zoom meeting on Thursday, October 1, 2020 at 2 p.m. The link is...

9.28.20 – Mayor Gardner Hosts Press Conference to discuss New PWW&SB Issues

9.28.20 – Mayor Gardner Hosts Press Conference to discuss New PWW&SB Issues

Prichard, Alabama –  This morning, Mayor Jimmie Gardner has been inundated with calls from residents regarding the lack of water service to their homes. After investigation, he has learned that Prichard Water cut off service to the area around Warren and Main streets, affecting both residences and businesses/organizations including the Mobile County Health Department. He spoke with Prichard Water’s Nia...