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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

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 a.m. Among the newly elected officials, freshmen Councilors Hunter Williams, District 2, Darrell O’Quinn, District 5 and John Hilliard, District 9 will enter into their first terms serving the City of Birmingham. Councilors will also vote for a new President and Pro Tempore to preside during the first two year term, shortly following the inaugural ceremony.

WHO: 2017-2021 Birmingham City Council

WHAT: Official Swearing In Ceremony

WHEN: Tuesday October 24, 2017 at 9:30am

WHERE: City Hall, 710 North 20th Street 2nd Floor

WHY: The Birmingham City Council-Mayoral elections are held every four years in the City of Birmingham. The official Council takes office on October 24, 2017.

For media inquiries please contact Birmingham City Council Interim Director of Public Information Officer Chiara Perry at 205.908.7392 or