New hospital approved to be built in McCalla for southwest Jefferson County

Concept drawing new hospital McCalla
A new 200-bed hospital is set to be built in McCalla to serve southwest Jefferson County. Drawing via Medical West Hospital

A new 200-bed hospital facility set to be built in McCalla has been approved a Certificate of Need by the State Health Planning and Development Agency. Medical West, an affiliate of the UAB Health System will build the hospital near Exit 1 on Interstate 459 to serve the residents of the greater Birmingham area in southwest Jefferson County.

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Alabama’s first solar gas station opens in McCalla

Solar powered convenience store in Alabama
Staff at The Store in McCalla, Alabama with the LEED certificate and newly installed solar panels. Photo by Pat Byington for Bham Now.

Alabama’s most eco-friendly  convenience store, just got greener  with the installation of a state of the art solar powered energy system by Birmingham-based Eagle Solar and Light.

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Grupo Antolin, Global Automotive Supplier, setting up shop in McCalla

Grupo Antolin, a global supplier, which manufactures automotive interior parts, is opening an operation in Jefferson County.  Real estate investment firm, Graham Commercial Properties, (GCP) has secured a lease from Grupo Antolin at the Jefferson Metropolitan Park in McCalla.  In addition, GCP is investing over a million for client improvements to meet the supplier’s needs.

via Graham Commercial Properties

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