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City of Florence, Alabama    
Postal Address:

Post Office Box 98
Florence, Alabama 35631

Street Address:

110 West College Street
Florence, Alabama 35630

Phone:

Phone: (256) 760-6300

Fax:

Phone: (256) 760-6388

Electronic mail:

General Information: info@florenceal.org

Emergency Numbers/After Hours/Outage Numbers

Police/Fire/Medical (Emergency) - 911

To Report an Incident (non-emergency - Police) - (256) 760-6500 (Ext. 5)

Regular Business Hours:

Outages & Interruptions of Electricity - (256) 764-4456
Outages & Interruptions of Natural Gas, Water & Sewer -(256) 764-6490

Afterhours, Nights, Weekends, Holidays:

Outages & Interruptions of Electricity, Gas, Water & Sewer - (256) 764-4456


Mayor/Council Office  
Office of the Mayor
102 S. Court Street
P.O. Box 98
Florence, AL 35630
 
Phone: (256) 760-6400

Fax: (256) 760-6388

Mickey Haddock Mayor (256) 760-6400
Sandra Morgan Administrative Assistant (256) 760-6408
Martha Murphy Administrative Assistant (256) 760-6400

Elected Officials  
 
Dave M. Smith District 1 (256) 760-6401
William D. Jordan District 2 (256) 760-6402
Hermon Graham District 3 (256) 760-6403
Barry Morris District 4 (256) 760-6404
Blake Edwards District 5 (256) 760-6405
Andy Betterton District 6 (256) 760-6406

Animal Control  
Animal Control Office
702 East College Street Street
Florence, AL 35630 

Phone: (256) 760-6676

Fax: (256) 740-4668

Vinnie Grosso Supervisor (256) 718-5170

Arts/Museums  

Art Center/Museums Department
217 E. Tuscaloosa Street
Florence, AL 35630

Phone:  (256) 760-6379

Fax: (256) 760-6382

Todd Nix Community Services Director (256) 760-6416
Barbara Broach Director (256) 760-6380

Building Department  

Building Department
Municipal Building - Room 216
110 West College Street
Florence, AL 35630

Phone: (256) 760-6325

Fax: (256) 740-4651

Gary Williamson Building Official (256) 760-6331
Kathy Austin Sign Inspector (256) 760-6336
David Carpenter Electrical Inspector (256) 760-6328
Jim Cassel Building Inspector (256) 760-6334
Kerwin Crapps Building, Plumbing & Gas Inspector (256) 718-5160
David Grigsby Plumbing & Gas Inspector (256) 760-6329
Beth Harrison Secretary / Permit Clerk (256) 760-6330
Judy Hennessee Office Coordinator (256) 760-6325
Owen Sewell Project Coordinator, Inspector (256) 760-6623

City Attorney  

Office of the City Attorney
110 West College Street
Florence, AL 35630

Phone: (256) 740-6040

Fax: (256) 740-4145

William T. Musgrove, III City Attorney (256) 740-6040
Paige Abernathy Administrative Assistant (256) 740-6040
     

City Clerk  

Office of the City Clerk
Municipal Building - Room 116
110 West College Street
Florence, AL 35630

Phone: (256) 760-6679

Fax: (256) 760-6635

Bob Leyde City Clerk (256) 760-6678
Melissa Bevis City Services Coordinator (256) 740-6086
Frank Chaney Clerk I / Parking Technician (256) 760-6684
Sherry Hines Administrative Assistant (256) 760-6679
Regina Campbell General Clerk (256) 760-6683
Chris Faust License Inspector (256) 760-6681

City Treasurer
General Fund Accounting
 

City Treasurer/General Fund
102 S. Court Street
Florence, AL 35630

Dan Barger Treasurer (256) 760-6634
Michele Moore Assistant Accountant, Payroll (256) 760-6631
Lora Morgan Senior Accountant (256) 760-6392
LaShawn Parrish Accounting Clerk (256) 760-6636
Cindy Wilson Accounting Clerk (256) 760-6633
Betty Whitlock Accounting Clerk (256) 760-6632

Electricity - Florence Utilities  

Electricity Department
P.O. Box 877
Florence, AL 35631
 
Phone: (256) 760-6300

Fax: (256) 760-6442

Richard Morrissey Manager (256) 740-6007
Charles Rasch Director of Engineering/Operations (256) 740-6010
Jo Ann Brown Engineering Services Coordinator (256) 740-6005
Allen Caddell Engineer (256) 740-6014
Ben Crane Engineer (256) 740-6013
Steve Ford Staking Technician (256) 740-6008
Norma Hamner Administrative Assistant (256) 740-6044
David Harper Staking Technician (256) 740-6057
Will Harper Engineer (256) 740-6063
Doug Jackson Stores/Purchasing (256) 718-3232
Bill Jordan Maintenance/Safety Coordinator (256) 740-6094
Alicia Kelsey Warehouse Service Coordinator (256) 760-6536
Clara Lambert Energy Coordinator (256) 740-6055
Tony Lee Engineering Aide (256) 740-6058
Aiko Riggins Staking Technician (256) 740-6048
Ben Maharrey Safety/Insurance (256) 740-6089
Steve Hennessee General Foreman, Overhead (256) 760-6535
Mary McDuffa Engineer (256) 740-6006
Joseph A. McPhail Line Clearance Supervisor (256) 760-6533
Paul Michael GIS/CAD Specialist (256) 740-6011
Charles McGee General Foreman, Underground (256) 760-6534

Controller - Florence Utilities  

Controller Department
P.O. Box 877
Florence, AL 35631
 
Phone: (256) 740-6087

Fax: (256) 760-6542

Vance Young Controller of Utilities (256) 740-6087
Gail Cassel Accounting Clerk - Payroll (256) 718-3209
Denise Davis Secretary (256) 718-3210
Pam Gist Plant Accountant (256) 718-3212
Mary Ann Griffin Accountant (256) 718-5110
Rebecca Patton-Harper Chief Accountant - Water (256) 740-6046
Sabrina Johnson Assistant Accountant - Payroll (256) 718-5111
Beth Jordan Chief Accountant - Electricity (256) 718-3211
Mark Lovejoy Chief Accountant - Gas (256) 718-5112
Dorothy Putnam Accounts Payable Clerk (256) 718-3207

Collections - Florence Utilities  

Collections Department
110 W. College Street
P.O. Box 877
Florence, AL 35631

Phone: (256) 760-6525

Beth Moody Collections Coordinator (256) 760-6525

Customer Service -
Florence Utilities
 

Customer Service
110 W. College Street
P.O. Box 877
Florence, AL 35631

Phone: (256) 760-6512

Fax: (256) 760-6322

Kathy Anderson Customer Service Supervisor (256) 740-6071

Emergency Management  
Florence-Lauderdale
Emergency Management Agency

110 W. College Street
City Hall; Room B25
Florence, AL 35630

Phone: (256) 760-6363

Fax: (256) 766-0529

George M. Grabryan, Jr. Director (256) 760-6363
Jesse Davis Planner (256) 760-6363
Courtney Ford Secretary (256) 760-6363
Tim Greer Deputy Director (256) 760-6363
Brad Hice EMA Assistant (256) 760-6363
     
General Email Address    

Engineering  

City Engineer
City Engineering Department
Municipal Building - Room 227
110 West College Street
Florence, AL 35630

Phone: (256) 760-6350

Fax: (256) 740-4667

Bill Batson City Engineer (256) 760-6357
Mark Hatcher Assistant City Engineer (256) 760-6358
Beth Hunt Secretary (256) 760-6350
Annette Menne Administrative Assistant (256) 760-6350
     

Fire-Rescue  
Fire Department
402 S. Wood Avenue
Florence, AL 35630

Phone: (256) 760-6475

Charles Cochran Chief (256) 760-6480
Jeff Perkins Deputy Chief/Support (256) 760-6479
Tim Anerton Deputy Chief/Suppression (256) 760-6477
Terry Buchanan Chief Training Officer (256) 760-6691
Danny Simbeck Chief of Fire Prevention (256) 718-5040
Jeff Bevis Fire Inspector (256) 718-5044
Ryan Orrick Fire Inspector (256) 760-6397
Casey Glover Fire Inspector (256) 718-5041
Carolyn Weeden Office Coordinator (256) 740-8888
     
     
     

Gas & Water/Wastewater Departments - Florence Utilities  
Gas & Water/Wastewater Department
110 W. College Street; Room 229
Florence, AL 35630

Phone: (256) 760-6490
              (256) 767-3430
 
Fax : (256) 767-1818

Michael Doyle Manager (256) 718-5100
Gina Hall Admin. Assistant to the Manager (256) 718-5101
Laura Butler Admin. Asst. to the Operations Assist. (256) 718-5103
Kenneth Davis Gas Field Operations Supervisor (256) 718-5122
Keith Arnett Water Distribution/Collection Superintendent (256) 760-6671
Mike Hipps Water/Wastewater Treatment Plants Superintendent (256) 760-6673
Larry Grace GIS Water (256) 718-5118
Dolphus King Operations Assistant (256) 718-5102
Stan Pruitt GIS Gas (256) 718-5116
Tim Truitt P.E. (Engineering) (256) 718-5113
Reid Ware Stores/Training Coordinator (256) 718-5130

Human Resources/Benefit  

Human Resources/Benefits
Municipal Building
Suite 107
Florence, AL 35630

Phone: (256) 760-6360

Alanna Sullivan Human Resources Director (256) 760-6361
Samantha Davis HR Specialist/Civil Service Coordinator (256) 718-5089
Teresa Maddox Benefits Specialist (256) 760-6362

Insurance / Safety  

Insurance/Safety Department
110 West College Street
Florence, AL 35630

Ben Maharrey Safety/Insurance (256) 740-6089
Clara Lambert Energy Coordinator (256) 740-6055

Information Technology Systems  

Information Technology Department
110 West College Street
Florence, AL 35631

Telephone: (256) 740-6018

Fax: (256) 760-6544

Steve Price Manager (256) 740-6025
Sandra Burfield Administrative Clerk (256) 740-6018
Bryan Mitchell G.I.S. Administrator (256) 718-3216
John Moody Network Administrator / Programmer (256) 740-6017
Kenneth Staggs Computer Programmer (256) 740-6052
     

Municipal Court  

Municipal Court
651 South Seminary St.
Florence, AL 35630

Phone: (256) 760-6625

Fax: (256) 760-6509

Debbie Alexander Court Clerk/Magistrate (256) 760-6626
Heath Trousdale Prosecutor (256) 740-4115
Kia Christian Magistrate (256) 760-6627
Dewanna Fuller Magistrate (256) 740-4111
Kelly Mitchell Magistrate (256) 760-6625
Bernice Smith Magistrate (256) 760-6326
Annette Webb Magistrate (256) 740-4112

One-Stop Shop  

One Stop Shop
110 W. College Street
Florence, AL 35630

Phone: (256) 740-6086

Melissa Bevis One Stop Shop
City Services Coordinator
(256) 740-6086

Parks & Recreation
(Central Office)
 
Parks & Recreation Dept.
2830 Darby Drive
Florence, AL 35630
Todd Nix Community Services Director (256) 760-6416
Tina Kitchens Director (256) 760-6416
Fred Boughner Parks Superintendent (256) 760-6416

Parks & Recreation
(Recreation Supervisors)
 
Rhonda McCarley Broadway Recreation Supervisor (256) 760-6425
Fran Davis The Club (256) 760-6420
David Dolan Athletic Supervisor (256) 760-6628
Scott Dorroh Royal Ave. Recreation Supervisor (256) 760-6426
Nicole Lambert Athletic Supervisor (256) 760-6628
Nate Morris Handy Recreation Supervisor (256) 760-6435
Debby O'Steen Administrative Asst. Central Office (256) 760-6416
Rona Swindall Accounting Clerk Central Office (256) 760-6416

Parks & Recreation
(
Coliseum Office)
 
Mike Adams Community Programs/Special Events (256) 718-5088
Charlotte McDaniel Secretary/Royal Avenue Recreation Ctr. (256) 760-6425
Patti Morris Secretary/Broadway Recreation Center (256) 760-6418

Blackberry Trail Golf Course  
John Freeman Golf Course Superintendent (256) 740-8810
Joel Gafford Golf Pro Shop Manager (256) 740-8825
Kim Lovelace Assoc. Pro Shop Manager (256) 740-8825

Parks & Recreation
(
Park Maintenance)
 
Doug Griffin Maintenance Supervisor (256) 760-6414

Parks & Recreation
(McFarland Camp Ground Office)
 
Billy Seal Campground Host (256) 760-6414
Sue Whisenant Campground (256) 760-5977

Parks & Recreation
(
Sports Complex)
 
Randy Burns Athletic Director (256) 718-5086
David Dolan Athletic Supervisor (256) 718-5091
Nicole Lambert Athletic Supervisor (256) 718-5087
Mike Thompson Sports Field Manager --

Planning Department/
Community Development
 

Planning Department/
Community Development

110 West College Street
Florence, AL 35630

Phone: (256) 740-8806

Fax: (256) 760-6323

Melissa Bailey Director (256) 740-8809
Lyndsey Borden Ass't Coordinator - Community Dev. (256) 760-6453
Tina Irons Associate Planner (256) 760-6467
Robert Muse Assistant Director (256) 740-8807
Ben Smith GIS Planner (256) 740-8804

Police (General Information)  

Police Department
702 S. Seminary St.
Florence, AL 35630

Phone: (256) 760-6500

To Report an Incident (non-emergency) (256) 760-6500 Ext. 5
To reach an individual officer (256) 760-6500 Ext.1
Florence Municipal Court (256) 760-6625
Florence/Lauderdale Detention Center (256) 760-5771
Lauderdale Co. Sheriffs Office (256) 760-5757
Hearing Impaired Link  

Police (Administration)  

Police Department
702 S. Seminary St.
Florence, AL 35630

Phone: (256) 760-6500

Ron Tyler Chief (256) 760-6551
Neal Rhodes Deputy Chief (256) 760-6575
Tim Shaddix Deputy Chief (256) 760- 6567
Leah Ford Administrative Assistant (256) 768-2737

Police (Investigations)  

Police Department
702 S. Seminary St.
Florence, AL 35630

Phone: (256) 760-6500

Sgt. Patterson Sergeant/Investigations (256) 760-6577
Drew Harless Investigator (256) 760-6559
Shannon Harris Investigator (256) 760-6465
Kevin Jackson Investigator (256) 760-6557
Keith Johnson Investigator (256) 760-6562
Captain Nichols Captain/Patrol (256) 760-6560
Carol Bevis Investigations Secretary (256) 768-2764
Jerry Pearson Investigator (256) 760-6561
Brad Holmes Investigator (256) 760-6595
Justin Wright Investigator (256) 760-6578

Police (Community Policing / CPO)  

Police Department
702 S. Seminary St.
Florence, AL 35630

Phone: (256) 760-6500

Capt. Jim Curtis Community Policing (256) 760-6581
Sgt. Steven Robertson Community Policing (256) 760-6597
Lt. Ken Lester Community Policing (256) 760-6582
Ricky Sharp CPO (256) 760-6585

Police
(Records / Office Personnel)
 

Police Department
702 S. Seminary St.
Florence, AL 35630

Phone: (256) 760-6500

Leah Ford Administrative Assistant (256) 768-2737
Melinda Maxwell Records (256) 760-6566
Pam Lisby Records Supervisor (256) 760-6563
Abby Jackson Administrative Assistant (256) 760-6343
Katherine Davenport Records (256) 760-7357
Donia Zavala Records (256) 760-7328

Police
(Technical Svcs/System Admin)
 

Police Department
702 S. Seminary St.
Florence, AL 35630

Phone: (256) 760-6500

Capt. Dodd Technical Services (256) 760-6580
Anthony Gurley Technical Services / System Admin (256) 760-6556
Greg Cobb Technical Services (256) 760-1340
     

Police (Support Services)  

Police Department
702 S. Seminary St.
Florence, AL 35630

Phone: (256) 760-6500

Lt. Robert Richey Training Officer (256) 760-6587
   

Purchasing  

Purchasing Department
110 West College Street
Municipal Building Room 329
Florence, AL 35630

Phone:  (256) 760-6629

Fax:  (256) 760-6344

Phil Stevenson Purchasing/Public Grants Administrator (256) 760-6630
Sheri Hiebel Secretary (256) 760-6629
Leigh Anne Kidd Administrative Assistant (256) 740-4661

Recycling  

Recycle Center
1200 Terrace Street
Florence, AL 35630

Phone:  (256) 760-6466

Fax:  (256) 760-6466

David Koonce Manager (256) 760-6495
Rachel Mansell Education Outreach Coordinator (256) 760-6494
Jennifer Threet Office Coordinator (256) 760-6496

Solid Waste  

Solid Waste Department
P.O. Box 98
Florence, AL 35631

Physical Address - Landfill:
29485 County Road 14
Florence, AL 35633

Landfill Fax: (256) 760-6538

Administrative Office:
450 Country Club Drive
Florence, AL 35633

Solid Waste Office
Phone:  (256) 760-6495

Scale House
Phone:  (256) 760-6399           

Fax - (256) 740-4665  

David Koonce Manager (256) 760-6495
Lester Burroughs Landfill Supervisor (256) 718-5081
Doug Hice Shop Supervisor   (256) 718-5082
Johnny Lawson Route Supervisor (256) 718-5083
Rachel Mansell Education Outreach Coordinator (256) 760-6494
Jennifer Threet Office Coordinator (256) 760-6496
Diane Williams Secretary (256) 760-6495

Street Department  

Street Department
P.O. Box 98
Florence, AL 35631

Phone: (256) 760-6460

Fax: (256) 760-6493

David Koonce Manager (256) 760-6495
Paula Doggett Secretary (256) 760-6460
Terry Pitman Construction/Maintenance Coordinator (256) 760-6463
     

Urban Forestry  
Urban Forestry/Horticulture
2806 Darby Drive
Florence, AL 35631

Phone: (256) 760-6314

Fax: (256) 740-8870

Todd Nix Community Services Director (256) 760-6416
Craig Thompson Urban Forestry Supervisor (256) 718-5027
     

   

Florence-Lauderdale Tourism  
Florence/Lauderdale Tourism
One Hightower Place
Florence, AL 35630

Phone:  (888) 356-8687

Debbie Wilson Director (888) 356-8687
Georgia Carter Turner Communications Manager (888) 356-8687
Suzie Shoemaker Sports Marketing/Special Events (888) 356-8687
Alison Stanfield Assistant Director (888) 356-8687