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Benefits Provided by the Birmingham Shopping District
The BSD provides many programs and services that assist businesses, property owners and the entire business district. Learn more by downloading our BSD benefits letter

Join a BSD Committee 
Become more involved with the Birmingham Shopping District by filling out an application to join one of the following committees: Business Development, Special Events, Maintenance and Capital Improvements and/or Marketing. The BSD Board will review your application and you will be notified regarding the status of your request. Download the rules and application today!

BSD downtown valet map Aug18
Valet Parking
To ensure an advanced level of service to Birmingham customers and visitors, the City of Birmingham and BSD are offering two valet parking locations: Hamilton near Ferndale, and South Old Woodward near Merrill. The service is offered Monday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. The charges are $5 per vehicle (first two hours), then an additional $5 per hour thereafter.  

Avoid Fines - Follow the Snow Ordinance
Winter will be here before we know it. As a reminder, please take a moment to review the City's snow ordinance so you can avoid fines. Remember, property owners are responsible for salting in front of their buildings.

Holiday Birmingham Magazine_Page_01Birmingham Magazine
Reach shoppers with an ad in the Birmingham Magazine! The magazine comes out three times per year (Spring/Summer, Fall and Winter editions) and is distributed to more than 40,000 in Birmingham's retail trade area. Read the current edition of the Birmingham Magazine here. To advertise in the Birmingham Magazine, please contact Hour Media at 248-268-8026 or to reserve your space today!

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsoring a BSD special event is a great way to gain exposure and support the community. Download the 2018 BSD Event Sponsorship Packet for sponsorship opportunities that meet all budgets. Thank you for your support!

Birmingham Bonus Bucks
Learn about holiday Birmingham Bonus Bucks at

City of Birmingham Public Notices Webpage 
All Public Notices distributed by the City can be accessed all in one place at The City of Birmingham distributes public notices to make residents and businesses aware of important information and/or changes within your community. You’ll find a variety of notice categories on this page to help you learn what's happening around your home or business. This page is updated frequently and you’ll see a “NEW” icon next to the most recent notice added to the page. Learn more about other City Communications tools at  

Birmingham BSD Employee Discount Program registration form

Birmingham BSD Employee Discount Program participating merchants

Birmingham BSD Ambassador Program registration form

The City of Birmingham recently released information about window signage regulations and tips to help make signs visible while maintaining high standards. Download the information today.

Birmingham Fire Department's Safety Information for Businesses
The Birmingham Fire Department encourages businesses to learn about fire protection systems and proper testing and maintenance procedures. Download the information on the City's web site.

Birmingham Fire Dept. Recommends Knox-Boxes

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