CHHF’s Cahaba 100 initiative featured in Cahaba Sun

The Cahaba Homestead Heritage Foundation was recently featured in the October issue of the Cahaba Sun. The article focused on the stone gateway entrances, part of the Cahaba 100 initiative. [Learn more about Cahaba 100 here] The foundation announced the stone gateways project May 1 but is actively fundraising toward a goal of $50,000. TheContinue reading CHHF’s Cahaba 100 initiative featured in Cahaba Sun

Homestead Headlines Wrap-Up

That’s a wrap! After 33 episodes, one for each of the issues of the Cahaba Hub newspaper, this video series is complete. We hope you enjoyed it. You can find a list of Homestead Headlines episodes on our website here or on our YouTube page here.

Introducing the Stone Entrance Project

The Stone Entrance Project will identify our historic community with entrances reading: “Cahaba Homestead Village – U.S. Resettlement Administration – Est. 1936-1938.” The sandstone entrance designs are based on the original sandstone entrance at the Parkway Drive and Highway 11 intersection. The three proposed locations include: Chalkville Road/Rockridge Avenue/Poplar Street intersection Poplar Street/Parkway Drive intersectionContinue reading “Introducing the Stone Entrance Project”

‘Small Town, Big Ideas’ event May 1

The Cahaba Homestead Heritage Foundation will hold a public event Sunday, May 1 at the Trussville Public Library. The event, titled “Small Town, Big Ideas,” is scheduled from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the main auditorium. The Foundation plans to share some of its immediate and long-term goals with the public. The event isContinue reading “‘Small Town, Big Ideas’ event May 1”