Press Releases

Week Ahead Preview 08.31.2018

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Councilor William Parker and Alliance of American Football to make special team announcement

PRESS RELEASE                                                 Tuesday, August 28, 2018 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov   On Wednesday August 29, the Alliance of American Football will be hosting a press conference to make a team announcement. The new football league is slated to begin February 9, 2019 and will feature eight teams with 52-player rosters. “This […]

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Birmingham City Council approves Lakeshore residential development rezoning 

PRESS RELEASE                                                 Tuesday, August 28, 2018 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov   BIRMINGHAM, AL -A major residential development is coming to Lakeshore Parkway following an item that adjusted the “Q” conditions on the property where the Regal Wildwood 14 Theatre used to be located. The change will allow for multiple family use, […]

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Week Ahead Preview 08.24.2018

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The Birmingham City Council is now accepting applications and resumes to fill the unexpired term of President Pro Tem Jay Roberson

PRESS RELEASE                                                                         Tuesday, August 21, 2018 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov BIRMINGHAM, AL – Beginning today, August 21st, the Birmingham City Council will accept applications and resumes from District 7 residents who are interested in filling the unexpired term of President Pro Tempore, Jay Roberson. Council Pro Tem Roberson’s resignation is effective September […]

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Week Ahead Preview 08.17.2018

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The Birmingham City Council is now accepting applications for upcoming vacancy on Park Board

PRESS RELEASE                                                                         Friday, August 17, 2018 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov The Birmingham City Council is now accepting applications for an upcoming vacancy on the Birmingham Park Board. Applicants have until 5 p.m. on August 24 to send in their resumes. The new term will take effect on October 9, 2018. The […]

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Birmingham City Council President Pro Tem Jay Roberson resigns from Council seat

PRESS RELEASE                                                                         Thursday, August 16, 2018 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov On Thursday August 16, 2018 Council President Pro Tem Jay Roberson announced he will be resigning from his seat on Birmingham City Council. Roberson said the reason for resignation is to support his wife who has accepted a new position with […]

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9TH ANNUAL DISTRICT ONE MUSIC FESTIVAL

Media Advisory Lashunda Scales Phone: 205.854.8595   MEDIA ADVISORY   Live Music, Water Slides & More!   Birmingham, AL (AUG. 14, 2018) — The District 1 Music Festival returns this Friday, August 17, 2018 hosted by Birmingham City Councilor Lashunda Scales. This year’s festival promises to be bigger and better than ever featuring something for everyone!  […]

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Birmingham City Council codifies Department of Innovation and Economic Opportunity

PRESS RELEASE                                                                         Tuesday, August 14, 2018 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov   Today during Birmingham City Council meeting, the Council approved an item codifying the newly-minted Department of Innovation and Economic Opportunity (IEO). The item was on the agenda during two prior meetings but was withdrawn at the request of Councilor Steven […]

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