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Birmingham City Councilor Sheila Tyson and Council Pro Tem Steven Hoyt to Give Out Free Bags of Starbucks Ground Coffee

PRESS RELEASE                                                                                 Thursday, May 11, 2017

Contact: Chiara Perry

Phone: 205-908-7392

chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov

BIRMINGHAM, AL – Birmingham get Ready to take home some of the finest ground coffee and coffee beans all for FREE! Join Councilor Sheila Tyson, Council Pro Tem Steven Hoyt and Miracle Deliverance Church of God In Christ for the FREE Starbucks coffee beans/ground coffee and coffee cups/mugs giveaway in efforts to introduce Birmingham’s Inner City to Starbucks and drive more economic impact to all locations including the new location coming soon to the new Crossplex Development. Happening today Thursday May 11, 2017 at 1pm, fifty palates of coffee will be divided between three locations and they will consist of: the Birmingham Fairgrounds, Harrison Park and Recreation Center and Railroad Park under the pavilion, ALL while supplies last. Drive to one of the designated locations and grab your free bag of coffee to go!

WHO: Birmingham City Councilors Sheila Tyson and Council Pro Tem Steven Hoyt

 WHAT: FREE Starbucks Coffee Beans/Ground Coffee and Coffee Cups/Mugs giveaway (While Supplies Last)

 WHEN: Thursday May 11, 2017 at 1pm

 WHERE: Birmingham Fairgrounds, 2331 Bessemer Road, Birmingham, AL 35208

Harrison Park and Recreation Center, 901 17th St SW, Birmingham, AL 35211

Railroad Park (under the pavilion), 1600 1st Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233

 WHY: In efforts to introduce Birmingham’s Inner City to Starbucks and drive more economic impact to all locations including the new location coming soon to the new Crossplex Development.

For media inquiries contact Chiara Perry, Interim Director of Public Information for the Birmingham City Council at 205.908.7392. PLEASE NOTE, media interviews will take place with both Councilors at noon at Harrison Park and Recreation Center. If additional interviews are requested after that time, times will be scheduled consistent with both Councilors’ schedules at the requested locations.