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Planning commissioners wanted a better summary and new plans for undeveloped areas. Read more

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Sunrise Baking Company is an online baked goods service with weekly pickup locations and daily offerings at Bloom and Innova Coffee. Read more

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The city’s annual Celebrate Hoover Day at Veterans Park returns for its 13th year on Saturday, April 27, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Read more

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It’s time for spring cleaning again, and the city of Hoover is gearing up for its 21st annual Household Hazardous Waste Day. Read more

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Hoover strategic development 10-4-18

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The plan was unveiled in October and is nearing time for adoption. Read more

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City officials called for unity and healing in the community and prayers for the family of the 21-year-old man shot by a Hoover police officer on Thanksgiving night. Read more

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Relief supplies are being collected at all Hoover fire stations. Read more

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Hoover land use

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The public presentation is scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 4, at the Hoover Municipal Center. Read more

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Hoover employee milestones 2017

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The proposed new pay scale would give raises to all employees, increase the maximum amount they can earn in the future and cost the city about $1.5 million more in the coming fiscal year, city officials said. Read more

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This budget should strengthen public safety and increase city employee salaries to once again make Hoover the "employer of choice," the mayor said. Read more

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This should be a record general fund budget for the city of Hoover, thanks to three tax increases approved by the City Council in July. Read more

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The job includes 9.7 miles of roadway on 38 streets, plus paving jobs at numerous Hoover schools. Read more

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The hearings with department heads are scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 21, and Thursday, Aug. 23. Read more

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The city's economic developer, Greg Knighton, shared the city's strategies at the Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce August luncheon. Read more

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Hyatt Regency Wynfrey Hotel

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Hotel operators say they would rather see a $2.50 per night room fee than an increase in the city's total lodging tax from 14 percent to 17 percent. Read more

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

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Frank Brocato 4-16-18

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Mayor Frank Brocato asked the council to work with him to address projected budget deficits by the council's June 4 meeting. Read more

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Hoover City Council Nov 2016

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The mayor and City Council should allow much public deliberation. Read more

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The city could have a $17.9 million funding gap by 2022 if more is not done to cut expenses or address sluggish tax revenues, a financial consultant from Porter, White & Co. said. Read more

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More than 1,150 people responded to an online survey conducted by the city of Hoover the past couple of months. Read more

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