10 facts about Back Forty Birmingham, including how the sausage is made

Birmingham, Alabama, Back Forty Birmingham friends and family soft opening July 7 2018
Doug Brown, CEO and owner-operator of Back Forty Birmingham, with Jason Wilson, founder. Photo by Jacob Blankenship for Bham Now

Back Forty Birmingham, the first satellite brewery of Back Forty in Gadsden, welcomed friends and family to its Sloss Docks location for an opening celebration on Saturday, July 7. The brew pub is now officially open to the public, and Bham Now’s got the lowdown.

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Expert: Birmingham can be the most walkable city in the South

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Rotary Trail – photo from Freshwater Land Trust

Last week, at the conclusion of a two day tour of Birmingham, Christopher Coes,  Vice President at Smart Growth America and a leading expert on transportation and walkable communities declared that Birmingham can be one of the most walkable cites in the South.

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Birmingham Innovators: Catherine Sloss Jones president of Sloss Real Estate & Pepper Place

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Birmingham Innovators Catherine Sloss Jones
Market founder Catherine Sloss Jones and her father Pete Sloss (Image courtesy of Pepper Place)

Catherine Sloss Jones and her family have played a large part in making Birmingham into the city it is today.  Hear from the president of Sloss Real Estate and the founder of Pepper Place in our second interview with Birmingham innovators!

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