North Old Woodward Parking Project

Birmingham N.O.W. (North Old Woodward) Project

Project Overview

On August 6th, voters will be asked to consider a bond proposal for the demolition of the North Old Woodward Parking Structure, the construction of a new parking structure and the extension of Bates Street to North Old Woodward, now known as the Birmingham N.O.W. Project.  Take a look to learn more.


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City Commission Workshop Set for June 20th at 7 p.m.
The Birmingham City Commission will hold a workshop to review a construction agreement for the Birmingham N.O.W. Project (the new North Old Woodward Parking Structure and related Bates Street development project) on 
Thursday, June 20th at 7 p.m. at City Hall (151 Martin Street) in the Commission Room. This meeting is a workshop of the Commission and no actions will be taken. The workshop is open to the public. Formal consideration of the construction agreement is planned to occur at the June 24th City Commission meeting. Agenda items for City Commission meetings can be found on the City's website at

Media Coverage
May 14, 2019 - Voters to decide $57.4M bond for parking structure

May 10, 2019 - Parking bond vote okayed for Woodward Bates

May 8, 2019 - Birmingham to ask voters in August for $57.4M bond for parking structure

May 7, 2019 - Key bond question for downtown Birmingham development heads to voters

May 6, 2019 - RH to anchor Woodward Bates project in city

May 5, 2019 - RH eyes Birmingham store if N. Old Woodward Project gets green light

April 28, 2019 - Parking expansion will help Birmingham's future

April 24, 2019 - $133 million development plan in Birmingham inches forward with financing, approvals pending

April 23, 2019 - Birmingham's massive Bates Street development project hinges on public approval 

April 2, 2019 - New parking garage, multiple mixed-use buildings and housing proposed for downtown Birmingham

April 1, 2019 - Massive $133M Birmingham project adds parking, housing, retail, extends Bates Street