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Birmingham City Councilor Sheila Tyson to hold press conference to address recent deadly shootings

November 8, 2017

PRESS RELEASE                                                                          Tuesday, November 8, 2017 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2055 Cell: 205-908-7392   BIRMINGHAM, AL— Councilor Sheila Tyson will be holding a press conference to address the recent series of deadly shootings in District 6. Early on Wednesday morning, 15-year-old Miracle Sada McNeal was killed after a nearly 40 shots were fired into […]

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Week Ahead Tease 10.27.17

October 27, 2017


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2017-2021 Birmingham City Council Elect New President and President Pro-Tempore

October 24, 2017

PRESS RELEASE                                                                          Tuesday October 24, 2017 Contact: Cody Owens Phone: 205-254-2294   BIRMINGHAM, AL— By a vote of five to four, the freshly inaugurated Birmingham City Council elected Valerie Abbott, the longest serving current member, as council president on Tuesday. Moments later, by an equally narrow vote, the council selected Jay Roberson to serve […]

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2017-2021 Birmingham City Councilors Swearing In Ceremony to be held Tuesday October 24, 2017

October 23, 2017

PRESS RELEASE                                                                          Monday October 23, 2017 Contact: Chiara Perry Phone: 205-254-2055 Cell: 205-908-7392 BIRMINGHAM, AL— The 2017-2021 Birmingham City Council will officially be sworn in tomorrow October 24, 2017 at 9:30am. A meet and greet reception will take place on the 2nd Floor of City Hall in the Gallery of Distinguished Citizens at 8:00 […]

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Birmingham City Council Unanimously Approves Budget Recommendations

June 22, 2016

PRESS RELEASE                                                                        Wednesday, June 22, 2016 Contact: Brittany Sharp Phone: 205-721-5369 BIRMINGHAM, AL – The Birmingham City Council’s Committee of the Whole unanimously approved today, budget recommendations which have been submitted to the Mayor. The Council’s budget recommendations includes an additional $10M to support our neighborhoods, schools, and public safety. The Council is committed […]

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