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Social Media

The City of Birmingham offers several outlets to keep up on the latest news, events, and general Information. Connect with us today via Facebook, Twitter, and more!

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  • @bhamgov - The City’s official Twitter feed includes information about all things Birmingham, including events, meetings, job postings, and more!
  • @BhamShopping - The official Downtown Birmingham Shopping District Twitter feed contains updates about local businesses, events, and more!
  • @BhamFarmMkt - Keep up with news and information related to your favorite Farmers Market. The Birmingham Farmer’s Market takes place 10a-2p on Sundays from May to October in Lot #6 on N. Old Woodward Ave.
  • @JoeValentine151 - City Manager's Twitter account communicates information about the City of Birmingham to you.

E-Newsletters & More!

  • Around Town - A monthly e-newsletter sent right to your e-mail inbox. This e-newsletter is aimed at providing residents, businesses, and others interested in Birmingham with the latest information on events, construction projects, city programs, and all things Birmingham.
  • Nixle - Alert system which allows the police department to create and publish messages to be delivered to subscribed members instantly, via cell phone text message and/or email. Notifications can also be accessed online at This is a free service to all community members. Register at or by simply sending a text message with the zip code of "48009" to "888777".