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Council President Parker has organized two “Unite the Community” events for Monday evening

PRESS RELEASE                                                    Monday, December 9, 2019

Contact: Cody Owens

Phone: 205-254-7726

Cell: 205-317-1121

cody.owens@birminghamal.gov

Birmingham experienced a deadly weekend, with two separate shootings in District 4 that have taken the lives of a five-year-old boy and two teenagers.

Council President Parker has organized a vigil for the families of the teens this evening at 7 p.m. at the Brownsville Heights Community Center. This will be in addition to the unity walk that was organized for the 5-year-old boy who was killed on Saturday.

The unity walk will be held at Maclin Park (2701 F L Shuttlesworth Dr, Birmingham, AL 35207) at 6 p.m. and participants will walk together over the Maxine Herring Parker Bridge.

What: Vigil for teens who were killed on Sunday

When: Monday, December 9, at 7 p.m.

Where: Brownville Heights Community Center (9225 Airport Rd, Birmingham, AL 35217)