Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

It has been four years since Homewood last hosted Patriot Day, the annual remembrance of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, but the event returns this year to Homewood City Hall. Read more



Vestavia Hills City Hall. Photo by Sarah Finnegan

The Vestavia Hills Police and Fire Honor Guard will post the colors, and Ron Higey of Birmingham International Church will offer the invocation. Read more


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Courtesy of Homewood City Schools

The ceremony was delayed due to bad weather from Hurricane Irma on Monday, Sept. 11. Read more


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Photo courtesy of the Mountain Brook Fire Department.

Homewood will join the cities of Mountain Brook and Vestavia Hills this year to pause and remember the lives lost on Sept. 11, 2001. The annual Patriot Day ceremony, which rotates between the three cities each year, will be Sunday, Sept. 11. Read more


I’m always so proud of our men and women in Homewood who serve our city and serve our country. Read more

Mayor's Minute


Photo by Jeff Thompson.

The annual Patriot Day ceremony held jointly by the Cities of Homewood, Mountain Brook and Vestavia Hills will dedicate a 1,305-pound H-beam from the World Trade Center. Read more


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