The votes are in, and the Birmingham Parks and Recreation Bond was approved by more than 70% of voters! Thank you for helping to ensure beautiful parks and superior recreation opportunities in our community. The Parks and Recreation Board and City staff will provide public engagement opportunities to plan and prepare for upcoming parks projects. We anticipate the early projects will include: Adams Park, Booth Park corner feature and improvements at the Ice Arena. Keep an eye on this webpage for next steps and project updates!
Learn about the history of the bond with videos and frequently asked questions on the Parks & Rec Bond Background Information webpage.
Ice Arena Renovation/Addition Project Awarded to Andrus Architecture
The City of Birmingham recently awarded the Birmingham Ice Arena Architectural and Engineering Services project to Andrus Architecture in the amount not to exceed $288,900.00. Ice Arena improvements will include the following:
Booth Park Entry Concept Plan
Booth Park Phase III corner feature reveals an entry plaza with gardens and seating. This 2007 concept plan is also included in the current 5 year Parks and Recreation Master Plan. This still needs planning efforts to develop a final concept plan with ongoing public engagement all along the way.