Press Releases

Week Ahead Preview 12.28.18

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Birmingham City Council appoints new councilors to District 1 and District 6 vacant seats

  PRESS RELEASE                                      Tuesday December 18, 2018 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov   BIRMINGHAM, AL –The Birmingham City Council appointed two new members to the governing body on Tuesday to fill the vacant seats in District 1 and District 6. Clinton Woods (District 1) and Crystal Smitherman (District 6) were selected by […]

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Birmingham City Council Pro Tem William Parker is cordially inviting citizens to the District 4 Holiday Celebration

 PRESS RELEASE                                      Monday December 17, 2018 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov   BIRMINGHAM, AL –It’s beginning to look a lot like the Holiday Season and Birmingham City Council Pro Tem William Parker wants to cordially invite you to the District 4 Holiday Celebration on Tuesday December 18, 2018 from 5 to 7pm […]

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Week Ahead Preview 12.14.2018

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Council approves final candidates for the District 1 and District 6 council seats

 PRESS RELEASE                                       Thursday December 13, 2018 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov BIRMINGHAM, AL –On Thursday, December 13, the Birmingham City Council met with 26 candidates who applied for the vacant District 1 and District 6 seats. Six of the 32 candidates who applied did not attend the scheduled meeting. Candidates were given […]

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Council approves a resolution amending the World Games organizing committee

PRESS RELEASE                                       Tuesday December 11, 2018 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov   BIRMINGHAM, AL –After initially passing on the consent agenda, the Birmingham City Council voted to reconsider a resolution amending the local World Games organizing committee. The resolution expressed the need for the Birmingham City Council to have more voting members […]

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Week Ahead Preview 12.7.18

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Amendments made to Human Rights Commission ordinance; appointments expected to be made in coming weeks

PRESS RELEASE                                       Tuesday December 4, 2018 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov   BIRMINGHAM, AL – Last year, the Birmingham City Council unanimously passed a pair of nondiscrimination ordinances, becoming the first city in Alabama to add legal protections for those who face discrimination based on a person’s real or perceived race, color, religion, […]

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Birmingham City Council Welcomes the Wake Forest Demon Deacons and the Memphis Tigers to this year’s Birmingham Bowl

PRESS RELEASE                                       Sunday December 2, 2018 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov   BIRMINGHAM, AL – Council President Pro Tem William Parker, Chair of the Park and Recreation Committee, join the Birmingham City Council and welcome Wake Forest Demon Deacons and the Memphis Tigers to the Birmingham Bowl. The 13th Annual Birmingham Bowl […]

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