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Hoover City Council 10-19-17

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The mayor and some council members said they weren't comfortable paying more than $500,000 to be able to host the convention next year. more

Oct 19, 2017 11:31 PM News

A London-based organization called SoccerEx has proposed bringing its first North American convention in 20 years to Hoover but wants Hoover to pay to be the host city. more

Oct 18, 2017 7:06 PM News

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About 45 people showed up at Hunter Street Baptist Church for the first of four citywide town hall meetings. more

Oct 18, 2017 6:59 PM News

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Erica Techo

A bid for improvements at the Highway 47 sports complex was also on the agenda. more

Oct 18, 2017 1:16 AM News

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Sydney Cromwell

The proposed project would reconnect Cahaba Beach Road between Sicard Hollow Road and U.S. 280, over the Little Cahaba River. more

Oct 18, 2017 12:39 AM News

The developer of the shopping center will receive a rebate equal to 50 percent of new sales tax revenues coming from all the businesses in the shopping center over the next 10 years, not to exceed $4 million. more

Oct 17, 2017 3:14 AM News

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Eighty people turned out for this year's event, which includes a 6.2-mile trek with a weighted backpack and a 3.1-mile run/walk. more

Oct 14, 2017 10:49 PM News

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Two years after being approved by the city of Birmingham, a feasibility study on using Grants Mill Road to relieve congestion on U.S. 280 looks ready to begin later this year. more

Oct 13, 2017 8:03 PM News

The London-based organization is proposing to bring 1,000 to 1,500 prominent figures in the soccer world from 41 countries in North America, Central America and the Caribbean to Hoover next year. more

Oct 13, 2017 12:53 AM News

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So far, 25 of the eventual 97 home sites in Brock Point have been sold, and eight homeowners have moved in, Signature Homes President Jonathan Belcher said. more

Oct 10, 2017 12:58 AM News

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Erica Techo

The Governmental Utilities Services Corporation, or GUSC, was formally approved by the Chelsea City Council. The Commission's approval allows it to operate in unincorporated Shelby County. more

Oct 9, 2017 7:23 PM News

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Courtesy of NWS Birmingham

Gov. Kay Ivey issued a state of emergency for the entire state Friday. more

Oct 7, 2017 9:28 PM News

Tour an open house in the 280 area this weekend. more

Oct 5, 2017 9:34 PM News

Greystone Crest cell tower Oct 2017

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Crown Castle plans to replace a 90-foot-tall cell phone tower with a 120-foot-tall tower to help Verizon Wireless improve service. more

Oct 5, 2017 9:15 PM News

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Most branches will offer free health screenings, pediatric dental care, flue shots, free personal training sessions and chair massages. more

Oct 5, 2017 3:05 PM News

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Photo by Jon Anderson

The change is being sought so Verizon Wireless can improve its service in the Greystone area. more

Oct 4, 2017 2:04 AM News

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An annexation and ordinance relating to the city's municipal court were also on the agenda. more

Oct 4, 2017 1:39 AM News

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Erica Techo

A special district amendment for a property on Dunnavant Valley Road was also on the agenda. more

Oct 3, 2017 2:33 AM News

Bluff Park fire engine

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A replacement fire engine for the Greystone Legacy community will have to wait until more money is available, fire Chief Clay Bentley said. more

Oct 2, 2017 8:29 PM News

Hoover City Council 9-28-17

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Council members praised the mayor and his staff for making $4 million in cuts since the beginning of September. more

Sep 28, 2017 9:26 PM News

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