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Business License Revocation of Atlantis: What Business Owners Need to Know When Enforcing Safety

August 3, 2015

Entrepreneurship is strongly encouraged in the bustling economy of the City of Birmingham. Growing trends from pastry artists and food truck business owners to entertainment lounge and festival promoters, all have a stake in offering Birmingham and surrounding residents a flavor filled taste of the south. Businesses that provide entertainment are required to provide a […]

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Coming Up at the August 4, 2015 Council Meeting

August 3, 2015

These are the highlights of what the Birmingham City Council will be addressing at August 4th council meeting.  For more information about everything the council is doing visit www.birminghamalcitycouncil.org.

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Pres. Austin tells Uber supporters the council will do what is needed to get rideshare companies here in Birmingham

July 31, 2015

Council President Johnathan Austin spoke with a group of Uber supporters that gathered outside of city hall and assured them that the council will do what is needed to bring rideshares like Uber & Lyft to Birmingham. For more information about everything the Birmingham City Council is doing visit www.birminghamalcitycouncil.org.

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Over 600 District 6 residents enjoyed a free day at the Birmingham Zoo thanks to Councilor Sheila Tyson

July 31, 2015

The Birmingham Zoo’s wildlife got a big visit from over six hundred local residents. Councilor Sheila Tyson’s second annual day at the zoo brought in adults and children from District 6 free of charge. For more information about everything the Birmingham City Council is doing visit www.birminghamalcitycouncil.org.

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The Birmingham City Council invites rideshares like Uber to operate in the “Magic City”

July 30, 2015

The Birmingham City Council is inviting rideshare companies like Uber & Lyft to operate in Birmingham. Uber has said that the council doesn’t want them in the city, but President Austin makes it clear they do, as long as businesses follow guidelines that are there to protect the rider and the driver.  For more information […]

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