Adamsville Alabama City Hall


Mayor Pam Palmer

Pam Palmer

Pam Palmer - City Mayor In 2008, Mayor Pam Palmer was elected as the first female Mayor of City of Adamsville receiving 58% percent of the vote against the opposition of three male candidates. Daughter of "Crazy Bill" and raised in the "Fireworks" industry, Mayor Pam Palmer graduated from Minor High School in 1981. That same year "FIREWORKS" were legalized in the State of Alabama. She earned an Associate’s Degree of Science in Nursing and is a Registered Nurse specializing in Cardiac Care. She is the mother of 4 children, 3 beautiful daughters and 1 very special son who was adopted when he was only 9 months old, he is 14 now. He was diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome at the age of 12. She also has 5 precious grandchildren and is married to Gary Palmer. Gary was a manufacturer of Consumer Fireworks for about 30 years. He is currently her business partner in other family fireworks businesses.

She has been employed by Crazy Bill’s Fireworks since its beginning in 1981. For many years, Crazy Bill's has been the holder of the largest number of fireworks permits in the State of Alabama. She served as President until 2008 and has Managed 112 fireworks retail stores throughout Alabama. As Vice President of Fireworks of Alabama, she is an importer, wholesaler, distributor, and retailer of Consumer Fireworks. Mayor Palmer’s other affiliations include President – Alabama Fireworks Association, Member – National Fireworks Association, Member – American Fireworks Standards Laboratory, Member – Adamsville Lions Club, President – West Jefferson Civitan Club, and Chairman – Adamsville Landfill Authority.

One special notation to her line of business and one that she specifically remains proud and honored to share: On April 5, 2006, a Joint Resolution of both houses was passed to honor her due diligence by working together with Children’s Hospital of Alabama to protect the children of the State of Alabama by promoting the safe and responsible usage of fireworks.