Press Releases

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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City Council Meeting to be held at 5:30 p.m. at City Hall on April 30, 2019

PRESS RELEASE                                                                           Tuesday April 30, 2019 Contact: Cody Owens Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-317-1121 cody.owens@birminghamal.gov Birmingham, AL — Birmingham City […]

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Council approves funding agreement for Sidewalk Film Center & Cinema

PRESS RELEASE                                                    Tuesday April 23, 2019 Contact: Cody Owens Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-317-1121 cody.owens@birminghamal.gov Birmingham, AL —Residents walking by the Pizitz building downtown may have noticed a new project underway — the […]

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Councilors discuss opposition to several bills being considered by state legislature

PRESS RELEASE                                                   Wednesday April 17, 2019 Contact: Cody Owens Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-317-1121 cody.owens@birminghamal.gov Birmingham, AL — The Birmingham City Council passed a resolution opposing a bill that is currently in […]

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Council approves funding agreement for youth workforce development program

PRESS RELEASE                                                       Tuesday April 2, 2019  Contact: Cody Owens  Phone: 205-254-2036  Cell: 205-317-1121  cody.owens@birminghamal.gov   BIRMINGHAM, AL – On Tuesday the Birmingham City Council approved a $15,000 funding […]

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Council approves bid for trash collection service, discusses how to improve services throughout Birmingham

PRESS RELEASE                                                 Tuesday March 26, 2019 Contact: Cody Owens Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-317-1121 cody.owens@birminghamal.gov   The Council passed a resolution approving the bid for Waste Pro Management to provide trash pickup service […]

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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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