So they paved Paradise and put up a parking lot…
We’re short a pink hotel but there’s plenty of boutiques and music venues. And a huge library standing empty.
Already there are plans afoot. Big plans on display.
I’m not sure I like the proposals. I’m not sure I’m entitled to a say. It’s a long time since I was a Birmingham resident. I do know that I’ll miss the familiar.
But Birmingham’s motto isn’t “Balanced development with respect for the opinions of everyone while maintaining an element of modernism.”
No, it’s “Forward”, and I think that kind of fits.