Press Releases

Councilor Steven Hoyt’s response to Mayor Woodfin regarding the Firehouse Shelter

The views and opinions expressed in this letter are those of Councilor Steven Hoyt’sand do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the Birmingham City Council. Mayor Randall L. Woodfin: Tuesday’s discussion at the Birmingham City Council meeting on funding for a new facility to house the Firehouse Shelter was never about homelessness […]

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The 12thAnnual Party With a Purpose Kicks Off Saturday October 6th and it WILL be the BEST YET!!

PRESS RELEASE                                                                         Thursday October 4, 2018 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov   BIRMINGHAM, AL –It’s almost time! You don’t want to miss out on this year’s Party With A Purpose! There will be tons of giveaways, food, fun and prizes not to mention health fairs, on site job recruiting and power packed […]

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Birmingham City Council approves Lakeshore residential development rezoning 

PRESS RELEASE                                                 Tuesday, August 28, 2018 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2036 Cell: 205-383-8432 chiara.perry@birminghamal.gov   BIRMINGHAM, AL -A major residential development is coming to Lakeshore Parkway following an item that adjusted the “Q” conditions on the property where the Regal Wildwood 14 Theatre used to be located. The change will allow for multiple family use, […]

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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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