Among the new features available are online fee payments and video webcasts of Birmingham City Council meetings, with archived video searchable by topic. The software for producing and presenting video is being provided by Granicus, a San Francisco, California company.
In April 2008 it was announced that each of Birmingham's neighborhoods would have a website hosted through the city site.
 Former addresses
- Bryant, Joseph D. (December 29, 2007) "Birmingham, Alabama Web site to host live City Council meetings." Birmingham News
- Coman, Victoria L. (April 16, 2008) "Birmingham to provide neighborhoods with Web sites." Birmingham News