Press Releases

District 8 Ends the Year With Huge Announcements!

The western side of Birmingham can now look forward to revitalization and new developments coming to their community. The Birmingham City Council recently approved the $3.74 million infrastructure package for the Crossplex retail and commercial development during Council Meeting. This approval gives Chilton Contractors the green light to start the site infrastructure work for the mixed used […]

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Birmingham City Council Week Ahead: 12/19 – 12/23

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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Residents of Belview Heights Come Together to Combat Crime in Their Community

A call to take their neighborhood back. That’s what residents in District 8 are doing under the leadership of Birmingham City Council President Pro-Tem Steven W. Hoyt. A joint neighborhood association meeting was recently held with neighbors, local leaders, and law enforcement officials. With the help of the Council approving new LED lighting and shot spotters in the City […]

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Local City Attraction Kicks-Off This Weekend!

Millions of lights and gravity defying displays with your favorite wildlife animals in the heart of Birmingham! Prepare for an evening of excitement as the Birmingham Zoo hosts 17 nights of holiday-centric fun during the annual ZooLight Safari presented by Wells Fargo that kicks off tonight! Participants will watch in amazement as the festive dancing […]

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Watch this Video to See How District 7 Is Spreading The Holiday Cheer!

It’s the time of the year to spread holiday of cheer. District 7 residents recently joined Birmingham City Councilor Jay Roberson to spread the holiday spirit throughout district . Councilor Roberson hosted the Annual District 7 Holiday event at Lawson State Community College bringing residents of District 7 together to fellowship during this festive season.  For more information about everything the […]

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Birmingham City Council Week Ahead: 12/12 – 12/16

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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Calling All Pizza Fans! Fill Your Appetite for the Weekend and Enjoy Your Pie’s at its New Location in Uptown

It’s not enough that Birmingham recently topped Zagat’s list of 26 Hottest Food Cities in the nation, beating major cities such as New York and San Diego with the number fourteen spot. Thankfully the southern food movement won’t stop there as countless venues and restaurants continue offering unparalleled delicacies right in the heart of the […]

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Birmingham City Councilors Encouraging Residents To Shop Small

As you begin your holiday shopping, the Birmingham City Council is encouraging you to shop small in support of those hidden jewels within all nine districts. In order for communities to thrive, Councilors know that small businesses within each community must thrive as well. That’s why in 2010 American Express founded small business Saturday, a day […]

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Birmingham City Councilors Making Provisions To Ensure That Senior Games Are a Success!

Birmingham is known for it’s top-notch athletes, and soon senior citizens will have a chance to face off in a friendly sports competition in Birmingham’s premiere facilities. The National Senior Games Association (NSGA), is non profit corporation that owns the rights to the biennial sports competition, the National Senior Games. The City of Birmingham will […]

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You’re Invited! The Seventh Annual District 1 Holiday Gala is Just Days Away!

It’s time to spread holiday cheer and District 1 Councilor Lashunda Scales is inviting you to an event that the entire family can enjoy! The 7th Annual Holiday Gala will take place this Friday, December 9th at 6 p.m. The event will take place at Huffman High School located at 950 Springville Road, Birmingham, AL […]

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