Level Plains in Dale County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Town of Level Plains
At the request of community residents James A. Waters Sr., Jesse C. Thomas and William C. Grantham, the Town of Level Plains, population 133, was granted incorporation by the Honorable S. Kirke Adams, Dale County Judge of Probate, on April 30, 1965. The first organization meeting of the Town Council was held June 28 with the first order of business being administering the oaths of office to the newly elected officials by Attorney Kenneth T. Fuller. James A. Waters Sr. was sworn in as the first mayor, with Ray E. Everett, Jesse C. Thomas, Charles R. Waters and Obetus J. Waters as the first councilmen. A motion was made and approved, and by majority vote, Walter L. Waters was appointed as the first city clerk and treasurer of Level Plains.
Erected 2010 by the Alabama Tourism Department and the Town of Level Plains.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 31° 18.036′ N, 85° 46.402′ W. Marker is in Level Plains, Alabama, in Dale County. Marker is Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1708 Joe Bruer Road, Daleville AL 36322, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Daleville, Alabama (approx. 3.1 miles away); First United Methodist Church (approx. 4.7 miles away); Rawls Hotel (approx. 4.8 miles away); Boll Weevil Monument (approx. 4.9 miles away); Enterprise Depot (approx. 4.9 miles away); Providence Baptist Church (approx. 5.2 miles away); Enterprise Academy (approx. 5.4 miles away); 1840's Split Log Cabin (approx. 6.1 miles away).
Also see . . . The Encyclopedia of Alabama entry for Level Plains. Replacement for original broken link; 08/28/2020 LPG. (Submitted on June 4, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 28, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 4, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 461 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 4, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.