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

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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. more

Central City

Randall Woodfin.

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

Southside

Shipt sign downtown

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

Central City

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Jesse Chambers

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

Central City

Johnson & Coleman

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

Faces

Smith & Treadway

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The new chief is LAPD veteran Patrick D. Smith more

Faces

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

Central City

Birmingham City Hall

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

Central City

Aerial view

Birchfield Penuel & Associates

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

Business

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Photo by Jesse Chambers

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

Central City

Mayor Randall Woodfin Inauguration

Sarah Finnegan

The Social Justice Committee of the Woodfin transition team will take public input at Parker High School at 6 p.m. more

Central City

bham city council jan 9 2018

Photo by Jesse Chambers

The city agreed to fund the authority in the amount of $10.8 million a year for three years. more

Central City

Woodfin will speak on MLK Day at Parker High School and Tuesday at Kiwanis luncheon. more

Central City

Mayor Randall Woodfin Inauguration

Sarah Finnegan

Woodfin, only 36, became the youngest mayor in the city in modern times. more

Happenings

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Woodfin has chosen former Birmingham-Southern College president Charles Krulak and former Alabama Power vice president Bobbie Knight to lead the transition. more

bham city council 10-10-17

Photo by Jesse Chambers

Members voted to approve a restaurant retail liquor license for the 65,000-square-foot Topgolf complex, which is set to open by the end of 2017. more

Neck of the Woods

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Along with Mayor William Bell, incumbent City Council members Kim Rafferty and Johnathan Austin have lost their seats, based on Tuesday's unofficial results. more

Political challenger Randall Woodfin's strong showing in August election forces Oct. 3 mayoral runoff with incumbent William Bell. more

Faces

  • 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.