Bessemer City Council will meet on Tuesday January 15 at 10 a.m. at Bessemer City Hall, 1700 Third Avenue North. A pre-council meeting will start at 9 a.m. An agenda is available at the link below: January 15, 2019 City Council Agenda
There is “opportunity” in Bessemer! The city’s downtown district, which includes the federally-recognized Downtown Historic District, has been designated as an Opportunity Zone by the United States Department of Treasury. Bessemer’s Opportunity Zone designation was approved through Treasury as a new initiative in the Tax Cuts and Job Act of 2017. The Internal Revenue Service defines an Opportunity Zone as […]
The Bessemer City Council will hold its first meeting of 2019 on Tuesday with a pre-council meeting January 8 at 6 p.m. at Bessemer City Hall, 1700 Third Avenue North. The regular business meeting will start at 7 p.m. An agenda is available below: January 8, 2019 City Council Agenda
UPDATE: The city of Bessemer’s Annual Christmas Parade has been RESCHEDULED to Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, at 2 p.m. in downtown due to the forecast of rain this weekend. The theme for this year’s parade is “A Marvel Christmas in The Marvel City of Bessemer.” Participants are asked to dress as characters from the Marvel […]
City offices to close for Thanksgiving.
Mayor, Seven councilmembers and seven school board members take oaths of office.
Everything is free.
The unofficial results of the Oct. 9 Municipal Run-off Election. The (I) stands for incumbents. City Council District 1 Jarvis Collier 273 58% David Vance (I) 199 42% City Council District 2 Kimberly Alexander 523 53% Chester Porter (I) 463 47% City Council District 3 Cynthia Stephenson-Donald (I) 317 56% Sarah Bell Person 245 44% […]
New fulfillment center expects to employ at least 1,500 when it is completed in the third quarter of 2019.
From Oct. 4 through Oct. 11, local home builders and hundreds of volunteers will construct 10 homes as part of Habitat for Humanity’s Home Builders Blitz at 3174 Pine Creek Loop in the city of Bessemer’s Windsor Park area. Home Builders Blitz participants are AGH Homes, Inc, Bluestone Building, LLC, Compass Home Builders & MRM […]