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Posted on: November 29, 2022

Severe Weather Expected Overnight

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A strong storm system is expected to move into Alabama this evening, bringing with it a threat of severe storms and localized flooding in the overnight hours. The main threats are tornadoes, damaging straight-line winds of 70-80mph, large hail (golf ball ...

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Posted on: February 16, 2022

Emergency Notifications from ShelbyALerts

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ShelbyALerts is a FREE system for you and your family to receive lifesaving emergency notifications straight to your cell phone, email, and landline phone. The service is provided through the Shelby County EMA.

We can quickly provide you with critical info...

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Posted on: November 22, 2022

A Pelham Hometown Christmas

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Last year, when the first city-wide Christmas celebration was an overwhelming success, organizers set out to build on the momentum. After months of planning, A Pelham Hometown Christmas, which includes a parade, tree lighting, and family fun, is set for S...

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Posted on: November 21, 2022

Santa Stop Schedule

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The Pelham Fire Department will escort Santa Claus around Pelham on Christmas Eve. We will do our best to arrive on time at the posted Santa Stops, but keep in mind, each engine company is subject to emergency calls. They could be off schedule as a result...

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Posted on: December 9, 2021

November/December 2022 City of Pelham E-Newsletter

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Read the November/December 2022 Newsletter

Subscribe to receive the E-Newsletter via our Notify Me software. You will need a CivicPlus account. If you don't have one, they are free and easy to set up. Click Sign-In in the top right corner of our h...

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Posted on: November 7, 2022

County Rd. 11 Water Main Replacement Project

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To provide more reliable water service to our customers, the City of Pelham will be replacing the water main along the west side of County Road 11. The work will begin near the intersection of CR 11 and CR 52 and will end just east of Chatham Court. The w...

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Posted on: October 24, 2022

City, Bulls Hockey Agree to New Five-Year Deal

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The City of Pelham and the Birmingham Hockey Club, LLC, owner and operator of The Birmingham Bulls, agreed to a new five-year contract on October 3, 2022, making the Pelham Civic Complex & Ice Arena the team's home arena through 2027. A five-year exte...

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Posted on: October 19, 2022

Municipal Board Vacancies

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The Pelham City Council is accepting letters of interest and resumes through Wednesday, November 30, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. from those citizens who would like to be considered for an appointment to one of the following municipal boards:  Pelham Storm ...

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Posted on: August 22, 2022

Sanitary Sewer Project Moves to Next Phase

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The City's Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation project is moving to the next phase in order to provide even more reliable sewer service to our customers.

A contractor working for the City will be making necessary repairs to the sanitary sewer system in multiple ...

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Posted on: October 12, 2022

Ballantrae Golf Club Named one of Alabama's Top 10

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Pelham’s own Ballantrae Golf Club was recently recognized as one of the ten best public golf courses in Alabama by AmericanTowns. The media group, which publishes Best of AmericanTowns, spotlights the best places to eat, live and visit across th...

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Posted on: August 2, 2022

Pelham Ranked One of the Best Places to Live in Alabama by Niche

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Pelham is ranked #8 on Niche's 2022 Best Places to Live in Alabama list. Rankings are based on location, quality of local schools, crime rate, housing, employment, and access to amenities.

In its ranking profile, Niche noted that "living in Pelham off...

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Posted on: November 28, 2022

Alicia Walters Recognized for Service to Recreation

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Pelham Parks & Recreation Assistant Director Alicia Walters is the recipient of the 2022 Merit In Recreation Award from the Alabama Recreation and Parks Association. The award is given to an individual who has shown outstanding leadership and innovati...

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Posted on: September 23, 2022

Meet the New Director of Pelham Parks and Recreation

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The City of Pelham recently welcomed a new Director of Parks and Recreation. Brian Cooper is a 36-year veteran of the field and brings a wealth of knowledge and ideas to serve the residents of Pelham.

A native of Pensacola, Florida, Cooper spent the last t...

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Posted on: October 24, 2022

Gingerbread House Programs

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Decorating Gingerbread Houses is a Pelham Library tradition. All ages are invited to join us for this family friendly event. The library provides a small ready built house and base, royal icing, and all the candy you need to decorate an adorable house!&am...

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Posted on: November 4, 2022

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Posted on: November 4, 2022

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Posted on: November 14, 2022

Chaney Mills Appointed to USTA Southern Committee

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Pelham Racquet Club Director Chaney Mills was recently appointed as Adult Tournament Competition (NTRP) Committee Vice Chair with USTA Southern for the 2023-2024 term. According to Brett Schwartz, USTA Southern President and CEO, Chaney was selected based...

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