“Named one of the country's “Top 20 Most Walkable Communities”, Birmingham maintains a small-town feel while offering the recreational and cultural advantages of a prosperous urban area.
As a resident, you will enjoy our thriving pedestrian-friendly downtown area, which includes restaurants, movie theaters, art galleries, antique galleries and retailers. The downtown also serves as a center for real estate, accounting, finance, insurance, legal, and other services.”(Bhamgov.org)
Moving can be a difficult and overwhelming experience, whether it's across town or across the country. You can complete a form on their government website that allows you to receive a "New Resident Welcome Packet" that will provide you with a lot of beneficial information.