Press Releases

City officials meet with residents to share information about the proposed MLB Youth Academy at George Ward Park

PRESS RELEASE                                                    Tuesday March 19, 2019 Contact: Cody Owens Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-317-1121 cody.owens@birminghamal.gov BIRMINGHAM, AL — During Tuesday’s special-called Parks and Recreation Committee meeting, City Councilors, Park Board officials […]

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Councilors gain valuable insight on local Opportunity Zone legislation at the annual National Community Reinvestment Coalition Conference

PRESS RELEASE                                                    Thursday March 14, 2019 Contact: Cody Owens Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-317-1121 cody.owens@birminghamal.gov   BIRMINGHAM, AL – This week members of the Birmingham City Council attended the National Community […]

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Debate over George Ward Park dominates Council meeting; item delayed two weeks, public input meetings pending

PRESS RELEASE                                                     Tuesday March 5, 2019 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov BIRMINGHAM, AL – Following a thorough discussion, the Council unanimously passed a two-week delay on the […]

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Birmingham Parks and Recreation Board Reaches Agreement To Keep Annual Softball Tournament In Birmingham

PRESS RELEASE                                                  Saturday March 2, 2019 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov   BIRMINGHAM, AL – The Birmingham Parks and Recreation Board has reached an agreement with the New […]

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Councilor Steven Hoyt and Birmingham Black Nurses Association to teach CPR Training to Neighborhood Leaders

PRESS RELEASE                                                                       Thursday, February 28, 2019 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov BIRMINGHAM, AL – Birmingham City Councilor […]

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Birmingham Black Nurses Association Partnering With Cardiac Solutions To Teach CPR Training At Summer Youth Camps

PRESS RELEASE                                                                       Wednesday, February 27, 2019 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov BIRMINGHAM, AL – Sudden cardiac arrest […]

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Birmingham City Council appoints nine citizens to serve on the Human Rights Commission

 PRESS RELEASE                                     Tuesday January 22, 2019 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov   BIRMINGHAM, AL – On Tuesday, the Birmingham City Council unanimously approved nine appointments made by each councilor to serve on the Human Rights Commission. There are six more positions that must be appointed by Mayor Randall Woodfin — three representatives from non-profit […]

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Applications Open for Upcoming Vacancies on City Council in District 1 and District 6

The Birmingham City Council is now accepting applications to fill the two seats that will be vacated on November 14th by District 1 Councilor Lashunda Scales and District 6 Councilor Sheila Tyson. For those interested in being considered for the District 1 and District 6 seats, each applicant should be a qualified elector of the […]

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Week Ahead Preview 09.14.2018

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Application for Birmingham City Councilor, District 7

Application for Birmingham City Councilor District 7

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