The city of Bessemer continues to operate with strong financial management as evidenced by another successful audit, city officials were told earlier this week. The audit, which covers the period from Oct. 1, 2017 to September 30, 2018, was completed by the firm of Kellum, Wilson and Associates, P.C. The audit was presented to Mayor Kenneth Gulley […]
City officials hailed the groundbreaking as another milestone in the city’s economic development efforts.
Celebration to take place at Bessemer City High School.
Concerts to take place at DeBardeleben Park and the Bessemer Recreation Center.
Vendors along Second Avenue North in Historic Downtown Bessemer are preparing for a day of fun in the sun with an Old School Summer Block Party scheduled for Saturday, June 8. The festivities will begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday and last until 8 p.m. The event will be sponsored by The Paisley Pig, LLC. The event […]
More than 5,000 people converged on Historic Downtown Bessemer on June 1, 2019 to take part in the 2019 Caribbean Food and Music Festival at DeBardeleben park. The festival, organized each year by the Central Alabama Caribbean American Organization, was held for the first time this year in Bessemer. The organization had held the event in […]
Caribbean Festival makes its debut in Bessemer.
The city of Bessemer’s Economic and Community Development Department will host a series of meeting to gather citizens input on the FY2019 Community Development Block Grant Action Plan. The meetings are open to the public and will be held at Bessemer City Hall in the Multipurpose Room. The meetings will be on Tuesday, April 23; Wednesday, […]
An award-winning lineup is set for the 10th Annual Bob Sykes Barbecue and Blues Festival, scheduled for Saturday, April 27 at DeBardeleben Park in Historic Downtown Bessemer. The annual event, so-sponsored by Bob Sykes BBQ and the city of Bessemer, will combine the best of blues music and food. The event is from 12 to 8 p.m., […]