Birmingham's Next Big Thing is...

BIRMINGHAM (WBRC) - What is Birmingham's Next Big Thing?

The right answer could earn you a $50,000 prize as part of the Community Foundation of Birmingham's push to expand the influence of Railroad Park.

Thursday afternoon the foundation unveiled its "Prize 2 the Future" campaign which is giving the prize to whoever comes up with the best idea for how to use the empty block of land just the east of Railroad Park.

Foundation leaders say they're looking for an idea that will generate excitement and financial support from the private sector.

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