The City of Alcoa Public Works and Engineering Department, in conjunction with the Alcoa Electric Department is celebrating National Public Works Week (NPWW), May 19-25, 2019 as designated by the American Public Works Association (APWA). Read on...
The area around the former Charles M. Hall High School and Alcoa Middle
School, now the Alcoa City Center, was named for the man, Charles M.
Hall, who discovered the secret of smelting aluminum economically which
led to the founding of the Alcoa, Inc. The school was located near a
number of company houses occupied mostly by African-Americans and also
the site of the former Commercial Building.