Meetings, news, events, and updates from the Central City Neighborhood Association.
Central City Neighborhood Association
Tuesday March 19, 2013 6:00 PM
Birmingham Public Library – Second Floor, Story Castle
1. Call to Order
Adoption of Agenda
Approval of February 19, 2013 Minutes
2. Open Reports
Birmingham Police Department
3. Presentations/Requests for Sponsorship
Annual Fishing Rodeo, June 1, 2013 at Eastlake Park – B’ham Parks Dept.
Requesting donation of $200
The Birmingham Comprehensive Plan is now complete in draft form and is available for review and comment by the general public on the City of Birmingham Comprehensive Plan website, http://www.BirminghamComprehensivePlan.com. Hard copies of the draft Plan are available to review in the Avondale, Central, Eastwood, Five Points West, North Birmingham, Springville Road, East Ensley, East Lake, and West End libraries, as well as in the city planning offices, located on the 5th floor of City Hall.
Comments on the Plan can be given via email through the Comprehensive Plan website or by leaving comments on comment sheets at one of the libraries or in the planning offices in City Hall during the entire month of March. The Plan will be presented for public comments and adoption by the Birmingham Planning Commission on April 4, 2013 at 6:00 PM in the City Council Chambers and then will be presented for adoption by the City Council.
5. New Business
John Mills, new president of 5 Points South Neighborhood Association has suggested a joint mixer between 5 Points South NA and Central City NA.
Mayor’s Annual Prayer Breakfast: May 2, 2013 at the Sheraton Hotel Ballroom, 2101 Richard Arrington, Jr. Blvd. from 7:00 AM to 8:15 AM. Tickets are $25.00 and can be purchased online. For more information, contact Ronnie Adkins, Mission Birmingham Transformation Strategies, 205-202-6002 or go to the website:
Sena Jeter Naslund will be coming to Alabama for the Alabama Book Festival on Saturday April 20, 2013. For more information, go to: http://www.alabamabookfestival.org Some of the downtowners are working on plans to have her come to dinner on Thursday, April 18th. This is just an opportunity to meet with her and hear her talk about her work. If you are interested in attending, contact Patty Pilkerton at firstname.lastname@example.org.