Birmingham, Alabama is a city on the rise. Best known for its Civil Rights History, Birmingham is now making headlines for its revitalized downtown, restaurant scene and as one of Forbe's Best Places for Business and Careers.
B'ham is also one of six cities selected to pitch for hosting the 2016 Democratic National Convention. Starting July 21, the DNC committee will tour Birmingham, Cleveland and Columbus Ohio, Brooklyn, Philadelphia and finish in Phoenix. The host city will be announced late this year or early 2015!