Press Releases

Birmingham City Councilor Hunter Williams sponsors 20th Annual Fishing Rodeo at Eastlake Park

PRESS RELEASE                                                                         Thursday, June 7, 2018 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov BIRMINGHAM, AL— It’s going to be a great weekend for a family fun day at the 20thAnnual Fishing Rodeo on Saturday June 9, 2018 from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. all sponsored by Birmingham City Councilor Hunter Williams of District 2. […]

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Mayor Randall Woodfin names new Chief for Birmingham Police Department

PRESS RELEASE                                                                         Monday, June 5, 2018 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov   BIRMINGHAM, AL— On Monday, Mayor Randall Woodfin announced Patrick D. Smith as the new police chief for the Birmingham Police Department. Smith, who grew up in Tuscaloosa, has spent the last 28 years with the Los Angeles Police Department. Having […]

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East Lake Organic Bakery Receives $75,000 Small Business Loan through Community Development Block Grant

PRESS RELEASE                                                                              May 1, 2018 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov    BIRMINGHAM, AL – Monday marked the beginning of Small Business Week. But it’s not just one week out of the year that the Birmingham City Council — working in conjunction with Mayor Randall Woodfin’s administration – is dedicated to improving economic opportunities […]

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Romeo Comes to City Hall & Sweeps Councilor off Her Feet

Only took 50 years, but thanks to council assistant Earlene Prince,  a childhood dream comes true for Councilor Kim Rafferty as “Romeo” came and swept her off of her feet. For more information about everything the Birmingham City Council is doing visit www.birminghamalcitycouncil.org.

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Birmingham City Council’s “Nine Acts of Kindness” Continues With District 2

Our Nine Acts of Kindness project continues this time with a visit to Putnam Middle School in District 2.  Through the “Nine Acts of Kindness” campaign, each Councilor is donating much needed school supplies to each school in their district to show our appreciation for our students and teachers as we pause to reflect on […]

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New Upgrades On the Way: Birmingham City Councilors Approve More Technology Upgrades for Emergency Systems

Addressing emergency concerns in the City of Birmingham will soon become a little easier. That’s in part to new system upgrades that were recently approved by the Birmingham City Council. The Birmingham Fire and Rescue Department dispatch and emergency service is a vital part of response time when tragedies or emergencies occur and knowing this, […]

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