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URGENT HIGH IMPORTANCE Councilor Sheila Tyson to Host Press Conference at Tom Brown Village on Domestic Violence

March 26, 2017

PRESS RELEASE                                                                                           Sunday March 26, 2017 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: (205) […]

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Councilor Marcus Lundy to Host Student Symposium at Jackson Olin High School on Pratt-Ensley Framework Plan

March 9, 2017

PRESS RELEASE                                                                                           Thursday, March 9, 2017 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-908-7392 […]

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Birmingham Careers Launches Today, Securing Nearly 5,000 Jobs for Students

February 23, 2017

PRESS RELEASE                                                                 Thursday, February 23, 2017 Contact: Brittany Sharp Phone: 205-721-5369 brittany.sharp@birminghamal.gov Birmingham – Did you know that according to U.S. Labor Department projections, 63% of all new jobs created between now and 2020 would not require a college degree? In knowing this, the Birmingham City Council wants to make sure that our youth are equipped with all the tools […]

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Birmingham City Council President Johnathan Austin Urges Birmingham Board of Education to Reject Charter Schools

January 24, 2017

PRESS RELEASE                                                                                   Tuesday, January 24, 2017 Contact: Brittany Sharp Phone: 205-721-5369 brittany.sharp@birminghamal.gov BIRMINGHAM, AL –Johnathan Austin, President of the Birmingham City Council, is calling on the Birmingham Board of Education (BBOE) to reject the charter school applications they will be considering at the BBOE meeting this evening. President Austin says a move like […]

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Birmingham City Council Preparing to Hold Joint Meeting with Area Legislators to Discuss the Upcoming Legislative Session

January 10, 2017

PRESS RELEASE                                                                                   Tuesday, January 10, 2017 Contact: Brittany Sharp Phone: 205-721-5369 brittany.sharp@birminghamal.gov BIRMINGHAM, AL – In preparation for the upcoming session of the Alabama Legislature, the Birmingham City Council is again calling together elected and public officials to discuss a shared vision for Birmingham in 2017. In a meeting set for today, January […]

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