Birmingham leaders choose no action yet on Carraway proposal

There is no action yet on a deal to buy the Old Carraway hospital.

Councilman William Parker wants to turn the building into a new mixed use facility. But a competing plan aims to use the Social Security Building instead.{} {} {}Mayor William Bell says an independent company is looking into the costs of all options.City leaders decided to not vote on Parker's proposal today, but they decided to discuss the issues further during a committee meeting next week.