MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA)- Community and business leaders want to continue Montgomery's strides in economic development, education and tourism in 2014.
Officials with the Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce say the city made great progress in 2013 on many different fronts and they want to keep the momentum going.
The chamber held its 141st annual meeting Tuesday night at the Montgomery Performing Arts Centre bringing out nearly 1,000 members of the business community as officials recognized the city's milestones this year. Among those milestones was the more the $230 million in capital investments by existing area industries and the creation of nearly 300 jobs.
As chamber chairman Horace Horn with Powersouth Energy Cooperative passed the reigns to Leslie Sanders with Alabama Power both touted the city's ongoing transformation and those working to make it happen.