With the help of community partners, REV’s Zyp Bikeshare team is throwing another Station Celebration… and this time we’re celebrating with the residents of Titusville! This family-friendly event will take place this Saturday, August 5th at Memorial Park, right next to our Zyp Station, from 10 AM to 2 PM and will include:
– Food Trucks
– Live Music
– Local Vendors
– A Neighborhood Bike Ride (led by Magic City Bike Club)
– Special Guests
– Plus Much More!
The Zyp Team will also provide FREE DEMO RIDES and BIKE SAFETY COURSES for interested attendees who want to test out a pedelec (or a standard 8-gear bike) while learning how to cycle safely through the Magic City.
So come out August 5th, enjoy yourself, and see how Zyp can improve your daily commute!
What Stallions cornerback, Brian Allen loves about Birmingham
Filed Under: Downtown Birmingham, Events, Front Page, Yaysayers
Brian Allen, a talented cornerback, has made the remarkable transition from a small town in Texas to the vibrant city of Birmingham. Choosing Birmingham for his football career for two consecutive seasons, Brian’s unwavering dedication and exceptional skills have made him a standout figure in the world of football. To dive deeper into Brian’s journey and discover his genuine appreciation for the city, watch this video with the link below!
Preserving Our Past: Celebrating Historic Preservation Month and Saving the Buildings We Love
Filed Under: Developer, Downtown Birmingham, Filling Vacant Spaces, Front Page, Potential-Proving
Many historic buildings, including the John Hand and The Frank, have been successfully redeveloped while preserving their original charm. May is Historic Preservation Month, which aims to raise awareness about the importance of preserving historic buildings. Currently, numerous buildings possess a solid foundation but have been left vacant and require immediate attention for preservation. Find out which treasures are in need of your help today!
A Call for a Parking Revolution
Filed Under: Developer, Downtown Birmingham, Front Page, Transportation, Yaysayers
Parking lots are dead spaces. Nothing we can construct sucks the life and vibrancy out of a place more than a parking lot. Yet we cannot seem to live without parking. Views on parking dominate almost every issue related to downtown growth. From not enough parking to being too expensive, learn from David Fleming why parking is essential to Birmingham’s growth.