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COVID 19 Resources


The following is a link to helpful information for residents during the State of Emergency declared in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

All city of Bessemer offices are closed to the general public until at least April 6.

Alabama Department of Health - Click Here
Center for Disease Controls - Click Here
Jefferson County Department of Health - Click Here

Unemployment/State Resources
The Alabama Department of Labor is providing guidance for workers impacted by COVID-19. See the following link for more information -  Click Here

Public Transportation - Click Here

Educational Resources
The Bessemer City School System has great information on local feeding programs and online educational programs for Bessemer students during the school closures. Visit the Bessemer City Schools social media pages for more information:  
Instagram @BCSPurpleTigers
Twitter @BCSTigers
Facebook @BCSTigers
Snapchat @BessemerCitySchools
YouTube @BCS Tigers

City of Bessemer
See the article “City Hall, Public Buildings closed” under the news tab for more information on the closures of City Offices during this time. However, residents and other interests can still access online services through the city’s website. Some city of Bessemer forms can be accessed by visiting the various departmental pages on the city of Bessemer’s website. The following links are available below:
City of Bessemer business license forms can be accessed by clicking here  
City of Bessemer building permits can be accessed by clicking here