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Mayor Randall Woodfin

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The budget prioritizes neighborhood revitalization and fully funding the city’s pension fund, according to Woodfin. Read more

Central City

Birmingham City Hall

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The mayor said the proposed facility near Five Points West would harm the 'quality of life' of residents. Read more

Central City

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The Birmingham City Council approved an amendment to the city's budget that will allocate some more money to tear down dilapidated houses. Read more

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Sydney Cromwell

The voluntary agreement states that the cities will not give incentives or otherwise try to lure businesses from their neighbors. Read more

Business

Birmingham City Hall

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Woodfin said the ordinance will promote access to healthy food in Birmingham, partly by limiting the number of dollar stores. Read more

Central City

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Jesse Chambers

The mayor announced a partnership between Mercedes-Benz and Lawson State and said he wants to rename the CrossPlex after the late Larry Langford. Read more

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The city's new AAF pro football team plays its first game at Legion Field Feb. 10. Read more

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Members approved $1 million to help build a new Firehouse Shelter. Read more

Central City

Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin picked Brandon Johnson in June to serve as the city’s director of community engagement. Read more

Faces

Bham City Council 10-9-18

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The Birmingham City Council approved money for 6 trucks for Public Works, and a local attorney will join the Park Board. Read more

Central City

Randall Woodfin.

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Randall Woodfin told the Birmingham City Council that adults must help guide youth. Read more

East Lake

Birmingham City Hall

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The money, including $20 million for Bus Rapid Transit, comes from a recently approved bond sale. Read more

Southside

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The tech firm is to receive about $1.7 million to create 881 new jobs. Read more

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Jesse Chambers

The amount of the budget is about $436 million. Read more

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Johnson & Coleman

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The city now has a director of community engagement and an LGBTQ liaison. Read more

Faces

Smith & Treadway

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The new chief is LAPD veteran Patrick D. Smith Read more

Faces

The mayor submitted a proposed $436 million budget to the City Council. Read more

Central City

Birmingham City Hall

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The ordinance is meant to make streets safer for pedestrians, bicyclists and transit riders. Read more

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Greater Birmingham Humane Society plans for a new campus but could be stopped if county sells site to IT firm. Read more

Business

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Mayor Woodfin told the City Council on Jan. 31 the city will get new tax revenue from an expanded BJCC. Read more

Central City

  • Mayor Randall Woodfin Inauguration

    Sarah Finnegan

    Mayor Randall Woodfin Inauguration

    Jeff Johnson speaks during Woodfin's inauguration on November 28, 2017 at Linn Park.

  • Mayor Randall Woodfin Inauguration

    Sarah Finnegan

    Mayor Randall Woodfin Inauguration

    Members of the crowd applaud during Woodfin's inauguration on November 28, 2017 at Linn Park.

  • Mayor Randall Woodfin Inauguration

    Sarah Finnegan

    Mayor Randall Woodfin Inauguration

    Sebastian Kole performs during Woodfin's inauguration on November 28, 2017 at Linn Park.

  • Mayor Randall Woodfin Inauguration

    Sarah Finnegan

    Mayor Randall Woodfin Inauguration

    Randall Woodfin gets sworn into office by The Honorable Niakita Blocton while Woodfin's parents look on during his inauguration on November 28, 2017 at Linn Park.

  • Mayor Randall Woodfin Inauguration

    Sarah Finnegan

    Mayor Randall Woodfin Inauguration

    Randall Woodfin embrances his mother after being sworn in as mayor of Birmingham during Woodfin's inauguration on November 28, 2017 at Linn Park.

  • Mayor Randall Woodfin Inauguration

    Sarah Finnegan

    Mayor Randall Woodfin Inauguration

    Mayor Randall Woodfin speaks after being sworn in during his inauguration on November 28, 2017 at Linn Park.