Glen Iris

The Big Picture: An Update on the City of Birmingham's Strategic Plan

We’d like you to join us for a strategic plan update as we take a look at “The Big Picture” on Thursday, March 21, 2019, at 6:00 PM at the Dorothy Jemison Day Theater at the Alabama School of Fine Arts.

(Edited) Updates and Information on the Proposed MLB Youth Academy George Ward Park

View the proposed MLB Youth Academy Agreement for George Ward Park. After strong opposition from Council President Abbott and the District 3 Neighborhood, this item was withdrawn from consideration by Council President Pro Tempore William Parker.

George Ward Park Update from Council President Valerie Abbott

A message from Council President Valerie Abbott

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Contact List

District 1:

Councilor Clinton Woods Phone: 205.254.2349

Email: clinton.woods@birminghamal.gov

District 2:

Councilor Hunter Williams Phone: 205.254.2038

Email: hunter.williams@birminghamal.gov

District 3:

Council President Valerie A. Abbott Phone: 205.254.2355

Email: valerie.abbott@birminghamal.gov

District 4:

Council President Pro Tempore William Parker

Phone: 205.254.2464

Email: william.parker@birminghamal.gov

District 5:

Councilor Darrell O'Quinn

Phone: 205.254.2679

Email: darrell.oquinn@birminghamal.gov

District 6:

Crystal Smitherman

Phone: 205.254.2358

Email: crystal.smitherman@birminghamal.gov

District 7:

Councilor Wardine Alexander

Phone: 205.254.2418

Email: wardine.alexander@birminghamal.gov

District 8:

Councilor Steven Hoyt

Phone: 205.254.2304

Email: steven.hoyt@birminghamal.gov

District 9:

Councilor John Hillard

Phone: 205.254.2302

Email: john.hilliard@birminghamal.gov

March 2019 Trash and Brush Schedule

Click to view the Birmingham Trash and Brush Schedule for March 2019

Take the survey for the Northside/Southside Framework Plan and be entered to win a $25 Publix Gift Card!

In this survey you will have the opportunity to rank your top priorities, answer survey questions regarding strengths, challenges, needs and opportunities, as well as pinpoint your ideas and issues on a map.

Register now for Children's Summer Camps at the Botanical Gardens

Member Registration for Children's Summer Camps at the Birmingham Botanical Garden is Now Open!

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.

Glen Iris Neighborhood Cleanup for MLK Day of Service

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Please join neighborhood residents and UAB students who will be cleaning up parts of the Glen Iris Neighborhood on Monday, January 21st.

Those interested in participating should gather at the Cedars Club, 301 Greensprings Ave around 12:30 p.m. The cleanup will be from 1:00 until 4:00 pm.

The areas to be cleaned are:

  • Greensprings Ave from the Hwy to the four way stop

  • Old Greensprings Ave from the Cedars Club to 4th Place

  • Greensprings Ave from the overpass to the other side of Center Place

  • Greensprings Hwy from the Park to the top of the hill.

    Wear comfortable cloths and closed to shoes. Water, gloves, tools and garbage bags will be provided.
    Hope to see you there!

Southside Community Framework Plan Kick-off Meeting!

Calling all residents of Five Points South, Glen Iris and Southside. Come give critical input to your Community Framework Plan!