Press Releases

Birmingham City Councilor Steven Hoyt’s 7th Annual Man Up breakfast aims to uplift men in Birmingham’s neighborhoods

PRESS RELEASE                                                                          Saturday, June 16, 2018 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov   BIRMINGHAM, AL— In celebration of […]

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Councilor Steven Hoyt’s Education With A Purpose awards additional scholarships to Birmingham students

PRESS RELEASE                                                                         Tuesday, June 12, 2018 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov BIRMINGHAM, AL—Educational inequality between low-income communities and the rest of the country has been on the rise in recent decades. It’s a problem faced by too many of Birmingham’s residents. District 8 Birmingham City Councilor Steven Hoyt knows that when trying […]

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Councilor Steven Hoyt and Mayor Randall Woodfin Host the 2018 District 8 Town Hall Meeting

PRESS RELEASE                                                                                           March 26, 2018 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov […]

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Week Ahead Tease 03.23.2018

 

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Council Pro Tem Steven Hoyt’s Education with a Purpose Scholarship Continues to Change Lives in its Fifth Year

On June 6th, eleven graduating seniors from Birmingham High Schools stood in the Council Chambers holding large checks, while members of the Council beamed at them with pride. The students were recipients of “Education with a Purpose” scholarships, which have awarded more than $27,000 to 28 students since its inception in 2013. The scholarship program […]

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Council President Pro Tem Steven Hoyt to Host District 8 Town Hall Meeting

PRESS RELEASE                                                                                                            […]

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District 8 Ends the Year With Huge Announcements!

The western side of Birmingham can now look forward to revitalization and new developments coming to their community. The Birmingham City Council recently approved the $3.74 million infrastructure package for the Crossplex retail and commercial development during Council Meeting. This approval gives Chilton Contractors the green light to start the site infrastructure work for the mixed used […]

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Residents of Belview Heights Come Together to Combat Crime in Their Community

A call to take their neighborhood back. That’s what residents in District 8 are doing under the leadership of Birmingham City Council President Pro-Tem Steven W. Hoyt. A joint neighborhood association meeting was recently held with neighbors, local leaders, and law enforcement officials. With the help of the Council approving new LED lighting and shot spotters in the City […]

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Citizens are Encouraged to Attend the Annual Comprehensive Plan Implementation Progress Meeting on November 15th

Birmingham is a city consistently impacting communities by providing resources that set the pace and evolve the standards for a better quality of life, heightened global interests and immeasurable economic development opportunities. In 2012, with community support in tow, the City of Birmingham created its own Comprehensive Plan the first since 1961 and the first […]

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Birmingham City Councilors Hold Press Conference to Educate Citizens on Amendment 14

On November 8th you will not only be voting on the next president, but you will also vote on local issues and statewide amendments that affect you directly. Birmingham City Council members are making sure residents of Birmingham know exactly what they are voting for when it comes to Amendment 14. Amendment 14 could have a direct impact […]

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