Press Releases

DISTRICT 6 THANKSGIVING MEALS

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COUNCILOR ABBOTT RELEASES STATEMENT CLARIFYING COMMENTS ON LIBRARY FURLOUGHS AND CITY BUDGET CONSTRAINTS

PRESS RELEASE                              Tuesday, November 17, 2020 Contact: Kim Garner Phone: 205-254-2036 Email: kimberly.garner@birminghamal.gov During Tuesday’s meeting, Councilor Valerie Abbott addressed comments that she had made during Monday’s Committee of the Whole meeting regarding City budget constraints and furloughed employees. On Monday night, an […]

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COVID-19 — A MESSAGE FROM PRESIDENT WILLIAM PARKER AND COUNCILO JOHN HILLIARD, DISTRICT 9

Let’s take a look at where these COVID-19 numbers are today, according to the Alabama Department of Health: as of today there have been 476 deaths due to COVID-19 in Jefferson County. Take care of yourself, your family, and your neighbors. Practice the 3 W’s: WASH your hands, WEAR a mask, and WATCH your distance. […]

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ICYMI: COUNCIL PRESIDENT PARKER INVITES MEDICAL EXPERTS TO DISCUSS COVID-19 SAFETY PROTOCOLS AT TUESDAY’S MEETING

  PRESS RELEASE                                    Monday, November 16, 2020 Contact: Kim Garner Phone: 205-254-2036 Email: kimberly.garner@birminghamal.gov As cases of COVID-19 continue to spike across the United States, Alabama recorded over 2,000 new cases in a single day last week. Council President William Parker […]

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BETTER BASICS PRESENTATION TO THE CITY OF BIRMINGHAM EDUCATION COMMITTEE

Missed the presentation on increasing literacy and math scores during the Education Committee meeting? You can find the presentation and discussion in the link below:  CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE FULL PRESENTATION

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COUNCIL PRESIDENT PARKER HONORING BIRMINGHAM ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS WITH RESOLUTION AT TUESDAY’S COUNCIL MEETING

PRESS RELEASE                                    Monday, November 16, 2020 Contact: Kim Garner Phone: 205-254-2036 Email: kimberly.garner@birminghamal.gov As Birmingham continues to navigate this “new normal,” Birmingham City Council President William Parker is presenting the Birmingham Association of Realtors with a resolution honoring their efforts to […]

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IT’S NOVEMBER…..AND COVID IS STILL WITH US.

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PRESIDENT PARKER INVITES VETERANS TO BRING INVOCATION AND PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE AT TUESDAY’S CITY COUNCIL MEETING

PRESS RELEASE                                    Monday, November 9, 2020 Contact: Kim Garner Phone: 205-254-2036 Email: kimberly.garner@birminghamal.gov In the lead up to Veteran’s Day on Wednesday, Birmingham City Council President William Parker has invited retired Army Major Yolanda Bowman and her husband, retired Major General […]

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PRESIDENT PARKER ENCOURAGES EVERYONE TO COME OUT FOR FUNK FEST 2020 AT LEGION FIELD THIS SATURDAY

PRESS RELEASE                                         Friday, November 6, 2020 Contact: Kim Garner Phone: 205-254-2036 Email: kimberly.garner@birminghamal.gov This Saturday, Legion Field will be the site of Funk Fest 2020, a music and entertainment festival that will bring thousands of people to the historic […]

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ORDER OF THE STATE HEALTH OFFICER SUSPENDING CERTAIN PUBLIC GATHERINGS DUE TO RISK OF INFECTION BY COVID-19

WHEREAS Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) has been detected in Alabama;   WHEREAS the appearance of COVID-19 in the State poses the potential of widespread exposure to an infectious agent that poses significant risk of substantial harm to a large number of people;   WHEREAS the State Board of Health has designated COVID-19 to be a […]

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