Mayor Tuck, Chief Hewitt, BSC intern Patrick Welch

Tarrant Greenway Leadership Retires

After many years of service and perseverance, Five Mile Creek Greenway Partnership leader and Tarrant Fire Chief Billy Hewitt retired September 30, 2014. The resolution adopted by the Jefferson County Commission in Birmingham, Alabama 20th day of November, 2014 reads as such: Whereas, it is the policy of the Jefferson County Commission to recognize outstanding […]

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Cookie Eating Contest

Fultondale Greenway Leadership retires

http://www.njeffersonnews.com/news/fultondale-city-inspector-darryl-aldrich-to-retire-after-years/article_76706938-742c-11e4-9e71-0711cd2c874f.html Fultondale city inspector Darryl Aldrich to retire after 17 years After 17 years of inspecting buildings in Fultondale, Darryl Aldrich is calling it a career. Aldrich announced his retirement during Monday morning’s regular session of the Fultondale City Council (November 24, 2014).  To say that the landscape of the city has changed over Aldrich’s […]

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#10 Trestle Builder Identified

#10 Trestle Builder Identified

You may remember the May 2006 fire that took the beautiful #10 Trestle from 216 feet high and 672 feet long to ashes. The Birmingham History Center renewed interest in this trestle over Newfound Creek in a recent article about the builder J. L.  Mitchell.  The Five Mile Creek Greenway District plans to replace this […]

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