The City website is currently under reconstruction and refreshing. For the past several years the website management was outsourced. Last month, May 2017, the City regained control of the website and the Mayor’s office will be managing it going forward. We realize that there is much updating that needs to be done and that is now in process. Please bear with us as we work through this long needed process. The end result will be something of which we can all be proud.
A Vibrant & Connected Community – Irondale is a small town with a rich history where strong collaboration exists between our local neighborhoods, businesses, local organizations and municipal government. Our citizens enjoy a superior quality of life and convenience to numerous regional amenities. Irondale is home to many annual community events including; The Whistle Stop Festival, Irondale National Night Out, Jazz in the Park, Asian Cultures Festival, Irondale Spring Fest and the Irondale Christmas Parade.
World Class Educational Institutions – Irondale is home to award winning schools at every educational level. Irondale’s, Jefferson County International Baccalaureate High School consistently ranks among the top academic high schools in the nation. Shades Valley High School, Irondale Middle School, Irondale Community School and Gresham Elementary, Jefferson Christian Academy and Grants Mill Community School are all award winning schools located in Irondale.
The Place For Outdoor Recreation – Irondale is a perfect place to embrace beautiful Mother Nature and outdoor recreation. Irondale residents and visitors enjoy; easy canoe access to the world famous Cahaba River, hiking at Ruffner Mountain Nature Preserve, viewing trains up close at the (2) Irondale Train Platforms, fishing at Lake Purdy, cycling on some of Jefferson County’s most popular bike routes or just relaxing at our many beautiful public green spaces.
Where Business Thrives – Irondale is a perfect place to start, grow, locate and sustain a business. We offer a business friendly climate, attractive incentives and a diverse mix of thriving businesses including: The Irondale Auto Mall – One of the largest concentration of luxury automobile dealerships in the Southeast. Irondale is also home to EWTN – the world’s largest religious based media company, Motion Industries – one of the nations largest distributors of industrial parts and Golden Rule Barbeque – Alabama’s second longest running restaurant.
Please explore our website to learn more about Irondale’s history, quality of life, interesting facts about our city and city government. If you don’t see what you’re looking for, use the search bar above, fill out an action request form or contact City Hall at 205-956-9200 so that we can assist you.