Cahaba River Park receives grant to construct trailhead and 5 mile trail (video)

Birmingham Alabama
Cahaba River – Photo from Cahaba Environmental Center

Last week, $3.3 million in grants were awarded by Governor Kay Ivey to expand recreational trails in several communities across the state. Included in the announcement is a $200,000 grant to the Shelby County Commission to construct a trailhead and a five-mile-long, multi-use trail at Cahaba River Park.

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Why try Forge? Interviews with a podcaster, an author, and a marketer

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Forge - Birmingham
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Forge is the happening co-working space where independent workers can collaborate in an office space without all the office stuffiness.

Perks include a fantastic downtown location inside The Pizitz, free Revelator coffee, and did we mention the fantastic collaborations you’ll get to be a part of? It’s worth mentioning twice. Continue reading “Why try Forge? Interviews with a podcaster, an author, and a marketer”

Vacant, historic Protective Life building has been purchased

Historic Commerce Building
Protective Life Building is sold. Photo: – Cameron Balentine.

There has been quite a bit of construction, renovation and development in Birmingham recently, especially on the North Side of the city . The latest, the historic and vacant Commerce Center or the former Protective Life building, sold for $2.875 million.

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