Wednesday, August 7, 2013
New York Times recognizes BHAM revival - A Return to Downtown Birmingham - NYTimes.com
Get on board the Greater Birmingham Bandwagon.
Link: A Return to Downtown Birmingham - NYTimes.com:
"Long scarred as the site of brutal civil rights struggles and decades of industrial collapse, downtown Birmingham, Ala., has struggled to attract new business or visitors, even from its own region.
But some recent efforts give the city a bit of hope."
My comment: It's a little more than a bit, and it's a little more than hope. But we'll take what we can get.
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