Welcome to the Fort Benning Defense Community!

The information in this section was developed for Service Members, Veterans, and their Families who are transitioning into the Fort Benning Defense Community. Fort Benning is located just across the Chattahoochee River from Columbus, GA, and serves as home to many military families.

We have curated some of the most popular resources in one location, to help streamline your research into our local area.

*The Alabama Military Stability Foundation and The Heroes Welcome Initiative vets all resources before posting and does not endorse any of the organizations represented here.

Resources

Employment, Entrepreneurship and Education

East Alabama Chamber of Commerce

East Alabama Young Professionals

Personal & Professional Networking

East Alabama Chamber of Commerce

East Alabama Young Professionals

Still Serving Veterans

Schools, Childcare and Youth Services/Resources

Phenix City School District

Glenwood School

Russell County School District

Lee County Schools

Housing

East Alabama Board of Realtors

Municipal Services

Phenix City

Phenix City Government

Phenix City Government

Phenix City New Residents Portal

Phenix City New Residents Portal

Phenix City Police Department

Phenix City Police Department

Russell County

Russell County Sanitation

Russell County Commission

Russell County Government

Russell County Sanitation

Russell County Sheriff’s Office

Russell County Sheriff’s Office

Russell County Sanitation

Russell County Sanitation

Russell County Sanitation

Lee County

Lee County

Lee County Government

Lee County Government

Lee County

Lee County Sheriff’s Office

Lee County Sheriff’s Office

Lee County

Lee County Solid Waste

Lee County Solid Waste

Smiths Station

Smiths Station

Smiths Station City Government

Smiths Station City Government

Lee County

Lee County Sheriff's Office

Lee County Sheriff's Office

Smiths Water & Sewer Authority

Smiths Water & Sewer Authority

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