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Birmingham City Council’s Week Ahead 9/28 – 10/2

September 25, 2015

These are the highlights of what The Birmingham City Council will be addressing this coming week, 9/25 – 10/2. For more information about everything the council is doing visit

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Action Plans Are Set: Councilor Sheila Tyson’s Community Meeting Drew Hundreds of Concerned Citizens, Block Watch Captains Were Recruited on Site

September 24, 2015

Birmingham City Councilor Sheila Tyson doesn’t hold back any efforts when gathering citizens together to promote change. Tuesday night was no different as hundreds of residents, including neighborhood officers and youth leaders gathered together to address the issues of a recent string of crimes in the West End area at a special called community meeting […]

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Community Meeting in District Six Addresses Recent Violence

September 23, 2015

Recent violence in District six prompted Councilor Sheila Tyson to get community leaders together to see what can be done to help residents feel safe. Police representatives were also on hand to talk about what is being done to curb shootings in the area. For more information about everything the Birmingham City Council is doing visit […]

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Birmingham City Council Meeting Highlights – 9.22.15

September 22, 2015

In case you missed it, here is a quick look at this week’s council meeting – 9.22.15.

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Soccer Game a Huge Win for USA & Birmingham

September 21, 2015

Almost 40,000 fans packed into Legion Field to watch the 2015 USA Women’s World Cup soccer champs beat Haiti 8-0. Officially, that is the largest crowd that has watched these talented players during their victory tour. The large fan support could end up contributing over $10 million to the local economy. But despite the money […]

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