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Public Hearing On Proposed Mayor-Council Act Changes Met With Criticism From Residents

Screen Shot 2016-04-07 at 3.15.59 PMIn an attempt to provide details to the public for the first time regarding amendments to the Birmingham Mayor-Council Act, state lawmakers held a public hearing to discuss their proposals for changing the act. During the hearing they were met with strong criticism from residents concerning the explanation that they received concerning the bill. If you would like to voice your concerns about the bill, you can call your state legislator at (334) 242-7600.For more information about everything the Birmingham City Council is doing visit