Press Releases

A Really Cool Facility Could Soon Be Coming to Birmingham!

A fun and unique facility could be coming to the Magic City soon and Birmingham City Councilors hope to put the gear in motion. President Pro Tem Steven Hoyt visited Full Blast Recreation Center in Battle Creek, Michigan to tour the multi-purpose recreation facility in hopes of bringing something just as extraordinaire to the city […]

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Food Festivals Taking Over Birmingham This Weekend!

If you love good food, this is the weekend to be in Birmingham! Two huge festivals centered around food are taking place in the Magic City! Cultural enthusiasts from all over took part in the annual Greek Food Festival Saturday as they walked the streets of Birmingham to not only feast on Greek food but […]

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Birmingham City Councilors Prepare to Break Down 2016-2017 Budget During Post Budget Tours

Birmingham City Council President Johnathan Austin is firm in his commitment to keeping citizens informed. As Birmingham City Councilors prepare to host hundreds of citizens on the final results of the 2016-2017 budget, the public will have an opportunity to voice their concerns on the latest financial status of the City of Birmingham. To keep […]

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New Security Measures in Place for the 12th Annual Labor Day Golden Classic

Pack up the entire family, set out the lawn chairs and prepare to salute the final days of summer goodbye. Get ready for a fun filled weekend of football fanfare as Miles College kicks off the Labor Day weekend battling it out on the gridiron against the Fort Valley State University in the 12th Annual […]

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Birmingham City Council’s Week Ahead: 9/5 – 9/9

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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UAB Welcomes Back Football By Hosting Groundbreaking Ceremony for New Facility

Happy Football Saturday! As the new season gets underway, UAB football fans are looking forward to getting closer to the return of football for their university in 2017. In preparation for the revived program the UAB Department of Athletics recently hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the Football Operations Center and Legacy Pavilion. President Ray Watts […]

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Looking for a Job: Several Career Advancement Workshops Taking Place This Month

As the fall season approaches, searching for a career can be quite the task. For those that desire better career advancement and opportunities, be sure to mark your calendars for several job seeker workshops and classes taking place at the Birmingham Public Library during the month of September. The series will include powerful workshops and […]

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