March 2019 Trash and Brush Schedule

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February Birmingham Trash and Brush Schedule 2019

Click here to view the City of Birmingham Trash and Brush Schedule for February 2019.

Inclement Weather Closures and Cancellations on January 29, 2019

See all the latest closures and cancellations due to anticipated inclement weather on Tuesday, January 29, 2019.

Join Mayor Woodfin for his Second State of the Community Address

Join Mayor Randall Woodfin in his second State of the Community Address. The event will take place at 6PM, Monday January 14th at Boutwell Auditorium. 

A Thank You from Birmingham District 3!

As 2018 draws to a close, we want to thank the most important people in Birmingham, our residents.  Learn how to get more involved in Birmingham in 2019.

January 2019 Trash and Brush Schedule

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Bards and Brews at the Birmingham Public Library

Bards & Brews, the Birmingham Public Library’s popular spoken word poetry/craft beer event, is doing its annual tribute to William Shakespeare in April in honor of the original bard’s birthday. The free open mic poetry performances will take place this Friday, April 6, 2018, at the Central Library’s Central East Grand Reading Room, 2100 Park Place in downtown Birmingham.


Entertainment will be provided by Taco Truck Tuesday Improv troupe at 6:30 p.m. and poetry will begin to flow at 7 p.m.  Longtime Bards & Brews poet Lee Green is a member of the Taco Truck Tuesday Improv troupe. As usual, Brian “Voice Porter” Hawkins will emcee the event. Read more about Voice Porter  in this  Birmingham Times feature at this link:
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