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The Church at Brook Hills is expanding its mission — both locally and globally — with its Roots & Reach initiative. The project, which has been in the works since fall 2016, is gearing up to start this month. Read more

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In April, the Chelsea City Council voted to approve a contract to purchase 12.2 acres of land from Honea Properties with the intent of building a new business park. Combined with property the city already owned, the space will total around 15 acres. Read more

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I-59/20 Bridge

Sarah Finnegan

The Interstate 59/20 bridge near Birmingham’s Uptown area is going to be closed for about a year as the Alabama Department of Transportation works to construct a new bridge with more capacity. Read more

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Photo by Sam Chandler.

The new store will help anchor the Tattersall Park development at the corner of U.S. 280 and Alabama 119. Read more

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Photo by Erica Techo.

A new playground, constructed near the neighborhood pool, was constructed in November and immediately drew out families. Read more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Housing construction in Hoover is expected to click up a notch in 2018 after a slower 2017, according to the city’s primary developer and home builder. Read more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

When Allen Pate first came to work for the city of Hoover in February 1988, it was supposed to be a one-year job of overseeing construction of Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. Read more

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Photo by Caroline Carmichael.

Ponder Properties hopes to provide four retail spaces in the Citgo gas station lot in Chelsea, located off U.S. 280. Read more

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Photo by Erica Techo.

Even though the Chelsea Sports Complex is set to open in late August or early September, it likely will not see baseball games until 2017. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Laurey Glenn.

The Highlands Community, off U.S. 11 near Chelsea High School, will offer mountain resort-style living just 20 miles from downtown Birmingham. Read more

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Asbury United Methodist Church has broken ground on their new expansion program. On Sunday, May 22, 2016, hundreds of parishioners gathered on the site of their new expansion of worship space and recreational facilities. Read more

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Chelsea Middle School

Sydney Cromwell

For Chelsea Middle School, the 2015-16 school year started with a new front entrance and some construction. Read more

Chelsea Schools

Chelsea Middle School

Sydney Cromwell

Construction and renovation projects at Chelsea Middle School should be completed by September. Read more

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Chelsea Community Center

Photo by Leah Ingram Eagle.

It will still be a few months until Chelsea residents can enjoy their new community center, as the grand opening has been delayed due to weather and changes in the plans. Read more

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Asbury UMC Expansion

Mike Gibbs

Asbury UMC plans to start a $14 million expansion next year. Read more

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EBSCO road

Photo by Leah Ingram Eagle.

Construction has begun on a private, exit-only road off U.S. 280 at EBSCO Industries. Read more

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In response to high afternoon traffic levels from Chelsea High School, Shelby County is adding a left turn lane to County Road 11 at its intersection with Old Highway 280. Read more

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Keep Oak Mountain Wild group disputes development in Oak Mountain State Park. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Michele Wilensky.

Hilltop Montessori School has announced plans to build a new addition. Construction will begin 2015 and be completed by 2016. Read more

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Photo by Jessa Pease.

The new Chelsea Community Center is set for completion in July 2015. Read more

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