HERE ARE THE QUESTIONS THAT MEMBERS OF THE BIRMINGHAM CITY CONCIL SUBMITTED TO THE MAYOR REGARDING THE FY 2021 BUDGET

PRESS RELEASE                                Friday, September 4, 2020 Contact: Kim Garner Phone: 205-254-2036 Email: kimberly.garner@birminghamal.gov On Thursday, September 3, the Birmingham City Council held a work session to discuss the City’s FY 2021 budget. During the meeting, members of the Council discussed changes they … Read more

The People Speak: What do citizens hope the new city council and mayor accomplish in the next four years?

Hundreds of revelers gathered outside city hall, the crowd stretching out into Linn Park, as Mayor Randall Woodfin was sworn in on Tuesday afternoon. Members of the Birmingham City Council stood beside the mayor as he gave remarks about inclusion and the cooperative spirit he hopes to bring with him into office. There was a … Read more

Birmingham City Council issues statement of condolences in the loss of former Mayor Larry Langford

Birmingham City Council issues statement of condolences in the loss of former Mayor Larry Langford PRESS RELEASE                                     Tuesday January 8, 2019 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov BIRMINGHAM, AL – “The Birmingham City Council wishes to extend our deepest sympathies and condolences to the family and friends in the loss of our former Mayor Larry … Read more

Council Discusses 2018 Budget Negotiations with Mayor During Committee of the Whole Meeting

On Wednesday, during a special called Committee of the Whole meeting, Birmingham City Councilors and Mayor Bell discussed the progress of the 2018 Budget among other business — a resolution appointing a Human Rights Commission and the upcoming two-and-a-half year Alabama bicentennial celebration that will feature a myriad of concerts and community events. After an … Read more

JOINT BUDGET AND FINANCE AND SPECIAL CALLED COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE MEETING, 06.27.2022

The Budget and Finance Committee recommends on matters pertaining budget and taxing ordinances; public revenue; bonds and other debt; tax officials and collectors; Department of Finance; and licensing and pension funds. Items before the Budget and Finance Committee are usually budget amendments or funding items for various requests. Budget amendments from the Mayor’s office are … Read more

Birmingham City Council Presented With Citywide 2022 Disparity Study

During Wednesday’s Committee of the Whole Meeting, the Council was presented with a citywide 2022 Disparity Study, detailing Minority/Women-owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) utilization in the city from FY 2015 to FY 2019. The presentation was given by representatives with Atlanta-based firm Griffin and Strong Attorneys and Public Policy Consultants who conducted the study and have … Read more

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