After 12 years, the abandoned Carraway Hospital site is officially slated for a long-awaited redevelopment. Today in their December 29th meeting, the Birmingham City Council passed a resolution to allocate up to $13M in incentives for the redevelopment of the site.Continue reading “Birmingham City Council passes $13M in incentives for redevelopment of Carraway Hospital site”
A recent redevelopment in downtown is welcoming three new tenants, while chef Rob McDaniel announces his new restaurant concept coming to Birmingham. Here are all the new businesses joining the community—plus, an update on several developments in downtown.Continue reading “3 new tenants move to Jefferson Corner, while downtown redevelopments continue”
I’ve always had a fascination with the unknown and unexplainable. What better day than Friday the 13th to explore just that in a city with a rich history and eccentric cultures. Check out these 5 places in Birmingham that’ll give you goosebumps.Continue reading “Check out these eerie Birmingham sites that’ll give you goosebumps”
Years ago, when travelers flew into Birmingham, their airplane flight path regularly approached and flew directly over Carraway Hospital. From one’s seat on the plane, you often felt you could reach out and touch Carraway’s iconic revolving “blue star.”
For residents of Birmingham – you were home.