Birmingham Councilor to seek funding for road project


Birmingham City Councilor William Parker plans to present a proposal to the City Council next week that would seek funding for Zion City road repairs and reconstruction. Parker tells ABC 33/40 he will request 20 percent of a local city match of funding. He plans to get the rest from federal and state grants. Parker will hold a community meeting for his plan at noon Wednesday at Brownsville Heights Community Center. The repairs to Zion City Road would run from East Lake Boulevard to Lawson Road.Stay with ABC 33/40 for more on this developing story.{}