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That will give Hoover a total of 11 full-time police officers and 17 part-time officers in the city's 16 schools. more

Feb 19, 2018 10:38 PM News

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The Hoover City Council is again looking for people who want to serve on the school board. more

Feb 19, 2018 8:19 PM Schools

Hoover Met Complex South Access Road

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C.S. Beatty Construction beat out two other bidders for the road project. more

Jan 19, 2018 9:47 AM News

Santek Waste Services truck

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Santek acknowledges an uptick in complaints in the last couple of months and is working to address issues, a manager said. more

Jan 19, 2018 9:42 AM News

Municipal Drive land purchase 12-28-17

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The city plans to build a police training facility on the property, which is between Hoover Fire Station No. 4 and the Extra Space Storage facility. more

Dec 28, 2017 4:00 PM News

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The 1.22 acres is along Municipal Drive between a half-acre the city already owns next to Hoover Fire Station No. 4 and the Extra Space Storage facility. more

Dec 27, 2017 6:33 PM News

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Jon Anderson.

The rate increased from $6 to $8.50 per $1,000 worth of construction, in addition to the base fee of $1,500 per house that goes to the school board. more

Dec 19, 2017 4:14 AM News 1 Comments

Meadow Brook Corporate Park Building 100

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The company plans to relocate its corporate headquarters into the Meadow Brook Corporate Park and double its Birmingham-area workforce from 300 to 600 in five years, its president and CEO said. more

Dec 4, 2017 9:39 PM Businesses

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City officials are not disclosing the name of the company until Monday, but City Treasurer Robert Yeager said the company plans to invest $12.5 million to move its corporate headquarters to Hoover, bringing 600 jobs to the city over five years. more

Nov 30, 2017 10:36 PM Businesses

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The Louisiana-based bank plans to create a regional headquarters with 450 employees in the International Park office complex off Acton Road. more

Nov 7, 2017 2:51 AM News

IberiaBank sign

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The deal would include an abatement of $495,630 of Hoover taxes, $720,430 of Jefferson County taxes and $463,500 of state taxes. more

Nov 3, 2017 9:15 AM Businesses

Hoover school board applicants Oct 2017

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The applicants are seeking to fill a vacancy left by the resignation of Jill Ganus. more

Nov 1, 2017 10:06 PM Hoover Schools

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Board member Jill Ganus resigned after accepting an appointment to a Jefferson County District Court judgeship. more

Oct 24, 2017 10:59 PM News

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

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

Hoover cell tower

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Fifth-generation (5G) mobile networks require more, but smaller cell towers, Councilman Mike Shaw said. more

Sep 7, 2017 9:54 PM News

Stadium Trace Village site 8-29-17

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Two developments are part of the Trace Crossings community, and the third is the shopping center in Riverchase slated to gain a Whole Foods Market. more

Sep 5, 2017 4:03 PM News

Willy Wonka Jr. 8-7-17

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The Birmingham theater put on the show with an all-kids cast 10 times between July 27 and Aug. 6. more

Aug 8, 2017 3:51 PM People/Places

Monte D'Oro flooding 7-26-17

Photo courtesy of Eileen Lewis

City leaders have identified five pieces of private property where they say repairs are needed for the general protection and welfare of the public. more

Aug 3, 2017 9:34 PM News

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