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DISTRICT 6 THANKSGIVING MEALS

November 23, 2020

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COUNCILOR ABBOTT RELEASES STATEMENT CLARIFYING COMMENTS ON LIBRARY FURLOUGHS AND CITY BUDGET CONSTRAINTS

November 17, 2020

PRESS RELEASE                              Tuesday, November 17, 2020 Contact: Kim Garner Phone: 205-254-2036 Email: kimberly.garner@birminghamal.gov During Tuesday’s meeting, Councilor Valerie Abbott addressed comments that she had made during Monday’s Committee of the Whole meeting regarding City budget constraints and furloughed employees. On Monday night, an […]

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COVID-19 — A MESSAGE FROM PRESIDENT WILLIAM PARKER AND COUNCILO JOHN HILLIARD, DISTRICT 9

November 17, 2020

Let’s take a look at where these COVID-19 numbers are today, according to the Alabama Department of Health: as of today there have been 476 deaths due to COVID-19 in Jefferson County. Take care of yourself, your family, and your neighbors. Practice the 3 W’s: WASH your hands, WEAR a mask, and WATCH your distance. […]

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ICYMI: COUNCIL PRESIDENT PARKER INVITES MEDICAL EXPERTS TO DISCUSS COVID-19 SAFETY PROTOCOLS AT TUESDAY’S MEETING

November 16, 2020

  PRESS RELEASE                                    Monday, November 16, 2020 Contact: Kim Garner Phone: 205-254-2036 Email: kimberly.garner@birminghamal.gov As cases of COVID-19 continue to spike across the United States, Alabama recorded over 2,000 new cases in a single day last week. Council President William Parker […]

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BETTER BASICS PRESENTATION TO THE CITY OF BIRMINGHAM EDUCATION COMMITTEE

November 16, 2020

Missed the presentation on increasing literacy and math scores during the Education Committee meeting? You can find the presentation and discussion in the link below:  CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE FULL PRESENTATION

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