Press Releases

Birmingham City Council votes unanimously to revoke Skky Nightclub’s business license after public hearing

On Tuesday the Birmingham City Council voted unanimously to revoke Skky Nightclub’s business license and rescind the resolutions approving the club’s liquor license. During the public hearing, which lasted well over an hour, the owner of the Five Points South club, along with concerned citizens presented arguments as to why they think the club should […]

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Birmingham City Councilor Sheila Tyson Hosts Free Flu Shots Courtesy of Publix

PRESS RELEASE                                                                          Tuesday October 31, 2017 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2055 Cell: 205-908-7392 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov   BIRMINGHAM, AL— Just in time for the cold snap of fall, Councilor Sheila Tyson is inviting the public to get a FREE flu shot plus receive a $10 Publix Gift Card on Tuesday October 31, 2017 on the 3rd floor […]

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The 76th Magic City Classic Festivities Didn’t Fall Short of Fanfare Despite Sudden Drop in Weather Temperature

During the parade that kicked off the Magic City Classic festivities on Saturday, a hard rain fell on the huddled masses of revellers who gathered downtown to see area high school marching bands, city councilors and other public figures parade through the cold, soaked streets. For those who ventured out into the dreary October morning, […]

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Week Ahead Tease 10.27.17

 

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2017-2021 Birmingham City Council Elect New President and President Pro-Tempore

PRESS RELEASE                                                                          Tuesday October 24, 2017 Contact: Cody Owens Phone: 205-254-2294 cody.owens@birminghamal.gov   BIRMINGHAM, AL— By a vote of five to four, the freshly inaugurated Birmingham City Council elected Valerie Abbott, the longest serving current member, as council president on Tuesday. Moments later, by an equally narrow vote, the council selected Jay Roberson to serve […]

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2017-2021 Birmingham City Councilors Swearing In Ceremony to be held Tuesday October 24, 2017

PRESS RELEASE                                                                          Monday October 23, 2017 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2055 Cell: 205-908-7392 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov BIRMINGHAM, AL— The 2017-2021 Birmingham City Council will officially be sworn in tomorrow October 24, 2017 at 9:30am. A meet and greet reception will take place on the 2nd Floor of City Hall in the Gallery of Distinguished Citizens at 8:00 […]

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