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Birmingham Water Works Board

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Erica Techo

Birmingham Water Works General Manager Mac Underwood held a press conference at BWW’s administrative building on Tuesday, Feb. 7 to discuss the issues as well as steps they are taking to correct them. Read more

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Water usage restrictions are now voluntary, according to the drought management plan. Read more

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Photo by Lexi Coon.

At a meeting on Nov. 10, the Birmingham Water Works Board discussed the effects of the current drought and approved a rate increase of 3.9%. Read more

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Ron Burkett

Continued lack of rain as well as above-normal temperatures have exacerbated the already extreme drought conditions. Read more

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Emily Featherston

The ban on outdoor burning affects 46 counties in the state, including Jefferson and Shelby. Read more

Weather

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Emily Featherston

September and October are usually dry, but the area has had even less rainfall than normal. Read more

Weather

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