RECENT CITY NEWS
Learn about the upcoming trial for the West Maple Road lane reconfiguration. Details about the plan, the process, and the test criteria can be found via a brand new webpage: www.bhamgov.org/westmapletrial.
The August issue of the Around Town e-Newsletter is now available. Find information about the Woodward Dream Cruise, concerts, movie nights and more.
On Monday, June 1, the Birmingham City Commission approved recommendations from the Multi-Modal Transportation Board to create a modified cross-section for W. Maple Rd. from east of Cranbrook Rd. to Southfield that includes a three lane configuration with two through lanes and one continuous left turn lane. The changes will be made for an undetermined trial period beginning in August or September.
A special fundraising initiative is underway to raise $14,102 remaining of a $40,000 project to move Birmingham's historical Hill School Bell to a protective structure (inspired by the original cupola) outdoors.