This site describes the various functions of our city along with information on housing, business, industry, our great school system, and our cities growth.
We are located at the Interstate 20 corridor and interconnecting roads . Our location makes our community very convenient to Birmingham, Montgomery, Chattanooga, Memphis, and Atlanta.
We are unique as communities go: Home to Honda Manufacturing of Alabama, along with the Talladega Superspeedway and the International Motorsports Hall of Fame. There is a lot going on in our growing community. Housing varies from lake front homes on Logan Martin Lake to patio or unique styled homes in one of our many subdivisions.
We welcome buisness small and large and industry. While we do like the big ones like Honda we go out of our way to work with any business looking for a place to call home.
If you are looking for a place to retire this might be the place for you. Downtown Birmingham with its great medical facilities is forty-five minutes West on Interstate 20. We are blessed with a number of doctors at our two medical clinics and not to forget our dental and eye clinics.
For growing families our schools have all been constructed since 2001. For information regarding the schools look at the School site. The football team makes the state playoffs almost every year and our basketball team has one state title under its belt. Our parks are second to none and growing. In 2009, we hosted the state playoffs for baseball at our new Lincoln Park. We have a total of five parks throughout the City. Information see our Parks and Recreation Site.
For higher education we are in a central location for Junior College facilities in Pell City, Anniston and Gadsden. There is Talladega College 10 miles away. Your only 40 minutes away from Jacksonville State University, or within two hours you can be at the University of Alabama or Auburn University.
If you don’t find the answer to your questions on this site just call me and I will try to find an answer to your questions, 205-763-4000.