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Lake Purdy 10-13-16

Photo courtesy of Dr. James Sanderson

Water usage restrictions are now voluntary, according to the drought management plan. more

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Ron Burkett

That means even tighter restrictions and higher surcharges for excessive water usage. more

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Lake Purdy 10-13-16

Photo courtesy of Dr. James Sanderson

The restrictions technically cover only areas served by the Birmingham Water Works, but the mayor asked everyone to conserve water. more

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Emily Featherston

The ban on outdoor burning affects 46 counties in the state, including Jefferson and Shelby. more

Weather

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Emily Featherston

September and October are usually dry, but the area has had even less rainfall than normal. more

Weather

Highway 280

Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

New Grants Mill and Cahaba Beach Road routes could divert 280 traffic. more

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