Archive | August 10th, 2011

Alabama hardball: Birmingham mayor wants private land for ballpark

August 10, 2011

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Baseball in the backyard is an American mainstay. But giving up your backyard for baseball? Birmingham Mayor William Bell is asking his City Council to endorse a plan to seize private property for building a new home for the Birmingham Barons, the city’s AA minor league baseball team that now plays at suburban Hoover’s Regions […]

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SOS Logs Eminent Domain Comments

August 10, 2011

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“Should government be prohibited from taking private property by eminent domain and then transferring it to other persons?” So asks the Mississippi Secretary of State’s official website. Referring to Initiative #31, a so-called “eminent domain reform” proposal that backers want on the November ballot, the SOS has a list of comments Mississippi voters have made […]

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Mississippi Public Companies List Online

August 10, 2011

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The Mississippi Business Journal’s list of Mississippi public companies is now available for sale at the following link. Excel copies are $10.00 USD. http://msbusiness.com/lists/?djoPage=bridge&djoPid=13711

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