COVID-19 UPDATES

PRESIDENT PARKER PUSHES TO KEEP LEGION FIELD TESTING SITE OPEN BEYOND APRIL 2021

February 26, 2021

PRESS RELEASE                                          Friday, February 26, 2021 Contact: Kim Garner Email: kimberly.garner@birminghamal.gov Of the nearly 5,000 people who have been tested at the Legion Field COVID-19 testing site since November of 2020, roughly 40 percent of those […]

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COUNCILOR HUNTER WILLIAMS BROKERS DEALS WITH WALMART FOR REALLOCATION OF COVID-19 VACCINATIONS AT 16 LOCATIONS IN BIRMINGHAM METRO AREA

February 16, 2021

PRESS RELEASE                                        Tuesday, February 16, 2021 Contact: Kim Garner Email: kimberly.garner@birminghamal.gov Last week, it was announced that Walmart and their sister company Sam’s Club would be distributing up to 14,000 doses weekly of COVID-19 vaccines across the […]

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VIRTUAL TOWN HALL, TONIGHT AT 6:00 P.M.: PRESIDENT WILLIAM PARKER ENCOURAGES RESIDENTS TO PARTICIPANT IN A COVID-19 VACCINE ROLL-OUT FORUM

February 15, 2021

PRESS RELEASE                                        Monday, February 15, 2021 Contact: Kim Garner Email: kimberly.garner@birminghamal.gov Council President William Parker is hosting a Virtual Town Hall on Monday, February 15th at 6:00pm to discuss the COVID-19 vaccine roll out.  Dr. Yocunda Clayton, Medical […]

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COUNCIL PRESIDENT PARKER REQUESTING MEETING WITH STATE HEALTH OFFICIALS ON RACIAL BREAKDOWN OF VACCINE DISTRIBUTION AND STRATEGIES MOVING FORWARD

February 11, 2021

PRESS RELEASE                                          Thursday, February 11, 2021 Contact: Kim Garner Email: kimberly.garner@birminghamal.gov Council President William Parker is requesting a meeting with state health officials on equitable vaccine distribution for Birmingham’s predominately Black communities. The Alabama Department of […]

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COUNCIL PRESIDENT PARKER REQUESTING BRIEFING FROM STATE HEALTH OFFICIALS ON RACIAL BREAKDOWN OF VACCINE DISTRIBUTION AND STRATEGIES MOVING FORWARD

February 9, 2021

PRESS RELEASE                                        Tuesday, February 9, 2021 Contact: Kim Garner Email: kimberly.garner@birminghamal.gov Council President William Parker is requesting a briefing from state health officials on equitable vaccine distribution for Birmingham’s predominately Black communities. The Alabama Department of Health […]

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