Press Releases

Council approves resolution declaring Birmingham nation’s largest Trafficking Free Zone

PRESS RELEASE                                               Tuesday, December 10, 2019 Contact: Cody Owens Phone: 205-254-7726 Cell: 205-317-1121 cody.owens@birminghamal.gov Worldwide there are an estimated 4.8 million victims of sex trafficking at any given time. On Tuesday, the Birmingham […]

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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 […]

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New on-demand transportation service launches in Birmingham

PRESS RELEASE                                                      Tuesday, December 3, 2019 Contact: Cody Owens Phone: 205-254-7726 Cell: 205-317-1121 cody.owens@birminghamal.gov  A new transportation option in Birmingham was launched today — the on-demand ride service provided […]

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Work Set To Begin On Grand River Technology Park

PRESS RELEASE                                                       Thursday, October 24, 2019  Contact: Cody Owens  Phone: 205-254-7726  Cell: 205-317-1121  cody.owens@birminghamal.gov There will be a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Grand River Technology Park on […]

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Birmingham City Council – 78th Annual Magic City Classic – Schedule of Events

The Birmingham City Council Welcome You to the 78th Annual Magic City Classic

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Councilors participating in “Youth Sports Safety: A Community Huddle Conference”

PRESS RELEASE                                                         Thursday, June 6, 2019 Contact: Cody Owens Phone: 205-254-7726 Cell: 205-317-1121 cody.owens@birminghamal.gov On Friday, June 7, Council President Pro Tem William Parker and members of the […]

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Following passage of SB 312, Birmingham looks to expand shared micromobility options

PRESS RELEASE                                                       Friday, May 31, 2019 Contact: Cody Owens Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-317-1121 cody.owens@birminghamal.gov Birmingham wants rentable electric scooters and bicycles, and so the city has advocated for […]

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Council President Pro Tem Parker providing transportation for residents to attend court hearing on unlawful waste disposal in Airport Hills Community

  PRESS RELEASE                                                                 Thursday, May 9, 2019  Contact: Cody Owens  Phone: 205-254-2036  Cell: 205-317-1121  cody.owens@birminghamal.gov   Birmingham, AL — Council President Pro Tem William […]

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PRESS RELEASE                                                                 Tuesday May 7, 2019 Contact: Cody Owens Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-317-1121 cody.owens@birminghamal.gov Birmingham, AL — The Council will be meeting with elected […]

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Council passes resolution opposing proposed concrete facility near the CrossPlex

PRESS RELEASE                                                      Tuesday April 30, 2019 Contact: Cody Owens Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-317-1121 cody.owens@birminghamal.gov   Birmingham, AL — During the Birmingham City Council’s first evening meeting of 2019, the […]

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