The purchase of Hill Elementary School for the purpose of redevelopment has been stalled after some members of the Birmingham city council felt they were uninformed on the city’s future development plans, during the council meeting Tuesday.
A rezoning plan that seeks to bring affordable and multifamily housing, retail space, and other developments to Southside was approved by the Birmingham City Council Tuesday. One of the plan’s developers said it aims to boost the city provide greater convenience for its residents financially.
There was a war with COVID-19 throughout last year and through the alliances created during the pandemic the Birmingham metro area is better prepared to help people with health crises in this post-war period, according to Jefferson Country Health Officer Dr. Mark Wilson said a speech Friday.
The City Council of Birmingham has offically endorsed House Bill 510, a bill introduced to the Alabama State House that would mandate Birmingham to fully fund the city’s pension system, in the Tuesday council meeting.
Birmingham City Council approved up to $50,000.00 in funding for Ideas Inc. which will help spread messages to the public regarding vaccinations in the hopes of encouraging continued masking and social distancing.