New vendors highlight Bessemer Farmers Market’s 2017 season

Monday, May 22, 2017

The items for sale this year will include produce such as peppers, watermelons, tomatoes, squash, eggplant, farm-raised eggs, honey, plants, oils, herbs and pastries. Other vendors have expressed an interest in bringing fresh meat, seafood, art and hand sewn goods.

City to use traffic safety cameras to combat red light violations, speeding

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

The ordinance goes into effect immediately, but several steps will be taken before the cameras are deployed to Bessemer’s roadways.

Bob Sykes BBQ and Blues Festival to celebrate anniversary, recognize military

Friday, May 12, 2017

This is the 8th year of the Bob Sykes BBQ and Blues Festival.

Lights, Camera, Marvel City!

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Second film in a year being shot in Bessemer.

Bessemer Beautification Board lays down new roots

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

The Bessemer Beautification Board returns to activity after 15-year hiatus in the city.

2017 Taste of Bessemer sees “awesome” growth

Friday, April 21, 2017

Attendance was up 40 percent for the Third Annual Taste of Bessemer.

New bakery sweetens downtown Bessemer’s culinary scene

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Cake Creations owners feel downtown Bessemer “on the rise.”

Bessemer Rail-Trails project gets underway this month

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Rail-trails impact recreation, transportation and economy.

Mayor Gulley Kicks off Health Initiative with First Annual Citywide Walk

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Mayor Kenneth Gulley kicked off The City of Bessemer’s new spring and summer health initiative — Be Active, Be Fit, Be Healthy, last Saturday at Roosevelt Park, as part of a wellness campaign. The informal city gatherings will happen once a month, exploring the City’s neighborhoods, parks and local businesses. 98.7 Kiss-FM radio provided tunes […]

Bessemer City Council agenda (April 4, 2017)

Friday, March 31, 2017

The City Council meets at City Hall, 1700 Third Avenue North.