The Great Receipt Race is over, but that doesn’t mean our work is done. Birmingham’s small businesses still need our help. We’re calling on you to continue to purchase from your favorite local places and discover some new ones along the way.
The holidays aren’t the only time to buy gift cards for restaurants, bars and retailers. There’s always a birthday, anniversary, baby shower, wedding present or other big day purchase to be made. And, let’s not forget the “just because” gifts. A gift card can cover them all. Purchasing them can also help our retailers year-round. Here’s why:
At REV, we also love seeing the added vibrancy on the street as patrons enjoy outdoor dining in our beautiful city. As indoor dining reopens, cities across the country are realizing that ending expanded outdoor dining could mean leaving money on the table.
Although the Greyhound Bus Terminal was renovated in the ’70s, many original elements of the building remained and have now been become historic highlights in the present-day adaptive reuse project. Join us on a photo tour of the historic space!
This is obviously good for downtown… but why *exactly*? Here’s REV President & CEO David Fleming’s take on what the move means for downtown Birmingham’s place in the world now and in the future.