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** 1579: [[Tony's Mufflers]]
 
** 1579: [[Tony's Mufflers]]
  
* [[1st Street Northwest]]/[[16th Avenue Northeast]] intersect
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* [[1st Street Northwest]] / [[16th Avenue Northeast]] intersect
** 1605: [[Jai T's Event Center]] / [[Runway Style Bar & Boutique]]
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** west side:
*** 1605B: former location of [[Allstate]] insurance (1990)
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*** 1610: [[Sherwin-Williams Paint Store]]
** 1607B: former location of [[Fish 'N' Critters]] pet store (1993)
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*** 1614: [[Title Cash]]
** 1609: [[Suit Shop]]
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*** 1636: [[U-Haul]]
** 1610: [[Sherwin-Williams Paint Store]]
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*** 1650: [[O'Reilly Auto Parts]]
** 1614: [[Title Cash]]
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*** 1652: [[New York Nails]]
** 1615: former location of [[Radio Shack]] (1975)
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** east side:
** 1617: [[Eastgate Shopping Center]]
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*** 1601–1629: [[Eastgate Shopping Center]] (built 1970)
*** 1619: [[Agnew Jewelers]] (1980–)
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*** 1631: [[Standard Furniture]]
*** [[Eastgate Cafe]]
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*** 1641A: former location of [[Jeans Etc]] clothing (1985)
*** [[Heaven's Kitchen]], former location of [[Seafood & Chicken Box]] (1972-2009)
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*** 1649: [[Quik Pawn Shop]]
*** [[Barnett's Furniture]])
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*** 1653: KFC
** 1621: [[Etheridge Brothers]] barber shop
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*** 1621A: former location of [[Dance World]] ([[Gerald Glass]] 1974)
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** 1625: [[Pro-Top Nails]]
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** 1627: former location of [[Center Point Hobby Shop]] (1974)
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** 1629: former location of [[Burch & Tant]] formal wear (1974)
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** 1631: [[Standard Furniture]]
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** 1636: [[U-Haul]]
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** 1641A: former location of [[Jeans Etc]] clothing (1985)
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** 1649: [[Quik Pawn Shop]]
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** 1650: [[O'Reilly Auto Parts]]
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** 1652: [[New York Nails]]
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** 1653: KFC
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* [[16th Terrace Northeast]] intersects, east only
 
* [[16th Terrace Northeast]] intersects, east only

Revision as of 06:25, 16 August 2022

1800 block of Center Point Parkway, looking south, July 2010

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Center Point Parkway is the name of Alabama Highway 75 as it passes northward through Center Point. It begins at approximately 2 miles from Highway 75's intersection with Exit 134 at I-59 (where it starts as Roebuck Parkway and continues northward as Parkway East), at the southern intersection of Huffman Road in Huffman. It is known as Center Point Parkway for approximately 4 miles, and runs through the city limits of Birmingham, Center Point, Pinson, and parts of unincorporated Jefferson County until its intersection with Sweeney Hollow Road in Pinson, where it becomes Center Point Road. At its most southern section, it is 6 lanes wide, narrowing to 4 lanes at approximately around the 1200 block, and continuing as 4 lanes through the heart of Center Point and continuing as Pinson Boulevard. Beginning with the northern intersection of Huffman Road at around 16th Avenue, Center Point Parkway serves as the dividing line between avenues which run east to west. Avenues which continue west from the parkway are labeled "Northwest" and those traveling eastward are labeled "Northeast", with street numbering beginning at 1 in either direction.

Several businesses in the 2300 and 2400 blocks were damaged or destroyed during the January 2012 tornado outbreak.

Notable locations

For an alphabetical list of locations, see the Center Point Parkway category.
2300-2400 blocks after the January 2012 tornado