The Russell County Commission


Chance Corbett

Russell County Commissioner
District 6


Gentry Lee
Vice Chair

Russell County Commissioner
District 1


Scott Chambers

Russell County Commissioner
District 2


Ronnie Reed

Russell County Commissioner
District 4


Cattie Epps

Russell County Commissioner
District 5


Rod Costello

Russell County Commissioner
District 3


Larry Screws

Russell County Commissioner
District 7




Request for Lawn Service Proposal  


Russell County Septic Bid



Morgue Cooler Bid Announcement




Russell County Commission is soliciting sealed bids for the below item(s) and bidder may bid on one or both items as they will be taken separately. Please see bid details on the Request for Bid.



Bids will be received by the Russell County Commission at the Russell County Courthouse 1000 Broad Street Phenix City, AL  36867   Attention: Tina Thomas, Assistant County Administrator


Bids will be opened in the County Commission Chambers, 1st Floor, Russell County Courthouse, the location listed above, at the bid stated time and date. Time is of the essence in submitting bids and only sealed bids received in the Commission office by the bid time listed shall be opened and considered.  Bidders and any other interested individuals are invited to attend the bid opening.    


Prospective bidders are instructed to read the General Terms and Conditions, Special Terms and Conditions, and Bid Specifications very carefully. Bid addendums will be provided to all bidders, if necessary.  Bids must be made in compliance with the guidelines in the sections referred to bid and each page initialed by the bidder representative to denote understanding of such compliance.


If you have any questions concerning terms or conditions, specifications, or any other aspects of the Request for Bid, please refer to the contact person on the bid.



 Employment Opportunities


For current job openings, please go to

            In the Search Jobs first box, type in Russell County Commission and then type in 36867 in the second box to see our current job postings.


Commission Work Session and Meeting Information

Regular Russell County Commission meetings are at 9:30 a.m. Eastern time and scheduled for the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month. Work Sessions begin at 5 p.m. on Mondays preceding the regular meeting.  Agenda Items must be in by the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month at noon. A sign-up sheet is provided for public comments at the meeting. Public comments are limited to 3 minutes at the beginning of a regular meeting.  Times and days may vary with legal holidays so contact 334-298-6426 for information regarding meeting times and dates.

Commission Meeting Schedule for 2021 year

The County Commission Meetings are held  at the
Russell County Courthouse
1000 Broad Street Phenix City 36867
Russell County, Alabama schedules are on EST/ EDT.


Click here for Russell County Meeting Minutes


Please see our 2021 schedule here for county closing: 

Russell County Commission -2021 Holiday Schedule

Ms. Lee Vanoy with Congressman Mike Roger’s Office will have a mobile office at the Russell County Courthouse each 3rd Tuesday from 1 – 2 pm ET beginning Tuesday, July 20, 2021, to answer questions and speak with the public. She looks forward to seeing you there.


COVID 19 Information and Assistance:

For More Information on COVID-19 Click Here

COVID-19 FEMA Funeral Assistance:

For detailed information and to apply for COVID-19 FEMA Funeral Assistance, please go to the following FEMA site: 


Russell County Locations Covid-19 Vaccine Flyer

MARCH 17, 2020 4:30PM EDT

WHEREAS, the Russell County Commission has joined the State and Federal Government in declaring an emergency due to the COVID 19 Coronavirus epidemic; and 

WHEREAS, public health agencies have recommended the practice of social distancing and selfisolation to slow the spread of the pandemic to assist healthcare providers in keeping the number of those experiencing severe symptoms at a manageable level; and 

WHEREAS, operations of local schools have been suspended, creating childcare issues for many employees; and 

WHEREAS, it is anticipated that additional orders and recommendations from the State and Federal level will make it increasingly difficult to maintain routine operations

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED BY THE RUSSELL COUNTY COMMISSION, that RUSSELL County facilities may require closing based on the recommendation of the Emergency Management Director, the Russell County Chairman and the Russell County Sheriff by order of the Chairman or Vice Chair in the Chairs absence. The official closing of county offices will be publicized and reported to media upon official action.