BIRMINGHAM REAL-TIME NEWS [1] Published: May. 02, 2024, 5:35 p.m |  Updated: May. 02, 2024, 7:06 p.m. This is the latest rendering of the Star Amphitheater. Site work is already under way on the 9,000-seat venue in downtown Birmingham near Protective Stadium.Contributed By                          […]

Exciting Announcement!

Attention all construction enthusiasts, professionals, and entrepreneurs! We’re thrilled to unveil the launch of a groundbreaking news platform that’s set to revolutionize the industry: The Black Contractors News (BCN)! What is BCN, you ask? Well, it’s not just your average news source. It’s a dynamic and dedicated platform that shines a spotlight on the remarkable […]

9 Organizations for Black Contractors, Builders, Engineers, and Architects

9 Organizations for Black Contractors, Builders, Engineers, and Architects These organizations strive to support and level the playing field for minorities working in construction, engineering, architecture, and other trades. By Deirdre Mundorf For decades, even centuries, Black workers have been underrepresented in the construction industry. According to information shared by the Construction Employers Association in 2023, Black workers […]

Woodfin says if anti-DEI bill passes, he would urge athletes to leave Alabama.

By Greg Garrison | ggarrison@al.comBirmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin took a social media jab this morning at Alabama legislators who introduced a bill prohibiting the teaching of “divisive concepts” and the sponsorship of “any diversity, equity and inclusion program” in Alabama public schools and universities. “Although I’m the biggest Bama fan, I have no problem organizing […]