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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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`The rezoning request had been carried over from the council's Feb. 6 meeting. more

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The rezoning request was continued from the Feb. 6 Chelsea City Council meeting. more

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The council also considered a rezoning and multiple purchases. more

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Some parents had begun to wonder if U.S. District Judge Madeline Haikala was ever going to make a final decision regarding the rezoning plan presented to her by Hoover school officials in April 2016. more

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Hoover City Schools Rezoning

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A federal judge in Birmingham today approved a long-anticipated plan to redraw attendance zones for Hoover City Schools, to remedy what the judge has said were unfair zoning practices in the past and to help the school system deal with growth. more

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The 6-acre property on Old Highway 280 was rezoned from residential to commercial. more

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The Shelby County Planning Commission voted to continue two cases and approved a third request at its June 19 meeting. more

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Deer Valley and Bluff Park elementary schools are expected to be about 99 percent full in August, and Hoover High, Berry Middle and Riverchase Elementary are expected to be above "functional capacity," school officials say. more

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Superintendent Kathy Murphy said she plans to ask a federal judge to implement the rezoning for 2018-19 instead to give families, employees and the community plenty of time to prepare. more

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The plan is to put a gasoline station/convenience store and a small shopping center on the property, across the street from the North Shelby Fire Department's Station No. 1. more

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Carmike Cinemas Patton Creek

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The proposal has stirred debate in the Hoover community. more

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The request asked to rezone the property from general business and office and institutional district to general business district. more

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At the June 20 Shelby County Planning Commission meeting, the commission approved a rezoning request to permit the auto body repair shop to open along Champion Boulevard. more

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Around 100 people attended the June 6 Shelby County Planning Commission meeting. more

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Hoover Schools superintendent Kathy Murphy wraps up a busy 1st year but says there is work still to be done. more

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School officials met with U.S. District Judge Madeline Haikala in her chambers on Friday and came away from the meeting upbeat. more

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The agenda at the May 16 Shelby County Planning Commission meeting included a resubdivision request on Indian Crest Drive and a rezoning request on Champion Boulevard. more

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Hoover school board meeting 3-7-17

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The proposal, which could send nearly 2,500 students to new schools in the 2016-17 school year, now goes to the federal court for consideration. more

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Nearly 2,500 students would change school zones or be sent to a new school next year because of the rezoning plan, if approved. more

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July 2018