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Riverchase sewer meeting 6-21-18 (1)

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About 150 people heard details from Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato and his staff about the need to raise rates for the first time in 14 years. more

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The greater Birmingham region drew a record 4.6 million visitors in 2017, the head of the Greater Birmingham Convention and Visitors Bureau told the Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce. more

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International Park Lot 7

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The council did rezone 11 acres in International Park from office use to commercial use but turned down a request to put apartments on the top two floors of a three-story building. more

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Inverness sewer plant 5

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The meeting is scheduled for Thursday night at the Riverchase Country Club. more

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Hoover City Council 6-18-18

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Council members left a proposed lodging tax increase intact but are proposing half as much of a sales tax increase and an increase in the real estate rental and lease tax. more

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The robbery occurred at 3:42 p.m. Thursday. more

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Orange Development has plans to build one of the training centers off U.S. 31 near Interstate 65 and Lorna Road and the other off U.S. 280 in the Meadow Brook area. more

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Evangelist Scott Dawson of Hoover came in third in the Republican primary and said he gave the campaign all he had and will support Ivey in the general election. more

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The school board also approved a change in the district's drug testing policy for school system employees. more

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Free Friday Flicks 6-1-18

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Lightning, thunder and rain led to the cancellation of what was supposed to be the first installment of the 2018 Free Friday Flicks series at Veterans Park. more

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Police are still investigating what caused the wreck on Greystone Highlands Circle. more

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The Hoover Democrats also are scheduled to hear from Democratic candidates for Jefferson County sheriff. more

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Inverness family finds success with Bohemian chic boutique at Galleria. more

Businesses

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The Force is coming to Veterans Park for the 2018 Free Friday Flicks summer outdoor movie series. more

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Murphy's salary now will be $218,900, and she will get a $40,000 bonus if she stays employed with Hoover five years. more

Hoover Schools

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The rezoning plan approved by a federal judge in December also is expected to move an estimated 1,900 to 2,200 students to new school zones. more

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Hoover City Council 5-21-18

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The City Council is considering the pros and cons of a variety of tax increases and whether or not to charge residents for garbage pickup. more

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Tattersall Park PUD plan 5-14-18 (1)

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The zoning request now goes to the Hoover City Council for a public hearing and vote on June 18. more

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Hoover chamber scholarships May 2018

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The scholarship winners came from Briarwood Christian, Hoover, Oak Mountain and Spain Park high schools. more

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International Park Lot 7

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The zoning board also postponed consideration of a zoning plan for Tattersall Park off U.S. 280 and Alabama 119 until Thursday night. more

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June 2018