Press Releases

Birmingham City Council’s Week Ahead 2/1 – 2/5

These are the highlights of what The Birmingham City Council will be addressing this coming week. For more information about everything the council is doing visit www.birminghamalcitycouncil.org.

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Birmingham City Council’s Week Ahead 1/25 – 1/29

These are the highlights of what The Birmingham City Council will be addressing this coming week. For more information about everything the council is doing visit www.birminghamalcitycouncil.org.

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MLK Day Remembers the Past While Looking to the Future

It was a day to remember history while laying out plans for the future. Birmingham city councilors started off the MLK Day holiday by attending the annual MLK breakfast & then joined over 7,000 residents to welcome a visit to Birmingham from Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. For more information about everything the Birmingham City […]

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Lights, Camera, Lyric!

Don’t call it a comeback, because Lyric Theatre has been in Birmingham for years! This jewel of a landmark, situated in the epicenter of Birmingham’s downtown notable culture has gained the attention of donors who sought to restore the theatre into it’s rightful place in our southern entertainment sector. For those that have witnessed the […]

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Nonprofit Tour-Paving the Way for Birmingham’s Assets

Birmingham City Councilors are looking at ways to assist hundreds of nonprofits in our area with “Paving the Way for Birmingham’s Assets”. It’s a nonprofit tour designed to be a discussion involving the public and those within the nonprofit world to establish partnerships and continue maintaining services. For more information about everything the Birmingham City […]

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“100 Days of Nonviolence” Offers Solutions for Youth Violence

Hundreds of teens took part in a summit to learn how to help curb violence while being given a plan for life. This years “100 Days of Nonviolence” campaign saw its first violence since its inception 6 years ago. As painful as that is for President Pro-Tem Jay Roberson, he says it is a reality […]

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Vital Discussions for Legislative Session that Starts in 2 Weeks

With only two weeks until the 2016 Legislative session in Montgomery, city, county and state leaders are meeting to highlight important items. For more information about everything the Birmingham City Council is doing visit www.birminghamalcitycouncil.org.

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Celebrating The Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

A message from Council President Johnathan Austin “Everybody can be great, because everybody can serve.” ~ Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Today, as we pause to reflect on and to celebrate the extraordinary life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., I believe the most appropriate way to honor his legacy is through service and volunteerism. […]

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“Riding With Sheila” Kicks Off in District 6

District 6 Councilor Sheila Tyson will be riding the bus to council meetings in an effort to increase awareness about the MAX bus system in Birmingham. www.birminghamalcitycouncil.org

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Birmingham City Council’s Week Ahead 1/18 -1/22

These are the highlights of what The Birmingham City Council will be addressing this coming week. For more information about everything the council is doing visit www.birminghamalcitycouncil.org.

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