BBA reports 35 projects, 1,240+ jobs and $518M invested in Birmingham in 2020

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Construction along 1st Avenue North. Photo via Jacob Blankenship for Bham Now

On Tuesday, February 2nd, the Birmingham Business Alliance (BBA) reported on their findings for the seven-county region over the past year. Despite the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, 2020 brought several promising developments to the Birmingham area. Here’s what we learned.

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New Lowe’s distribution center to bring new jobs to Birmingham

Lowe’s distribution center coming to Bessemer. Photo via Flickr

Lowe’s will soon join the big name companies like Amazon and Carvana that are expanding in Bessemer. By Fall 2021, the 1.2 million square foot distribution facility will bring new opportunities to the area. Here’s what we know so far about this huge development.

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