Hoover strategic development 10-4-18

Image courtesy of city of Hoover

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



Photo by Erica Techo.

Driving down U.S. 280, it can be difficult to tell the difference between Hoover, Birmingham, Jefferson County and Shelby County. But Chelsea wants to make sure drivers know when they have entered city limits. Read more



Photo courtesy of Shawn Arterburn.

In addition to public projects, one of Vestavia’s most prominent commercial properties will also see development in the coming year. Read more



Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Even though most people don’t think about economic development in their day-to-day lives, it can be a big factor in their lives, said Yvonne Murray, the director of 58 Inc. Read more



Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

OneAscent Financial to occupy 1 building; 2 others for sale or lease. Read more


Stadium Trace Village site 8-29-17

Photo by Jon Anderson

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. Read more



Staff photo.

New developments like single-family housing replacing closed golf courses. Read more



Rendering courtesy of Shawn Arterburn.

In the coming years, developers are hoping to make Liberty Park a one-stop-shop where anyone can live, work, play and everything in between. Read more


Tattersall Park Lot 2

Map provided by city of Hoover

The 18 acres are part of the larger 75-acre Tattersall Park development being marketed by EBSCO. Read more


Tattersall Park aerial map

Aerial map from RBY Retail website

The company on Monday night is seeking rezoning for part of the 75-acre property near the corner of U.S. 280 and Alabama 119. Read more

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As of May 1, Eagle Point residents are no longer able to hear the swing of a golf club from their backyards. The Eagle Point Golf Club has closed, and it is most likely going to be the site of a few hundred new homes. Read more


Eagle Point Golf Club

Frank Couch

Highpointe Properties submitted a rezoning request to Shelby County on March 31. Read more


People who live in north Shelby County along the U.S. 280 corridor can expect to continue seeing a lot of new neighbors in 2016. Read more


Dunnavant Square

Photo by Erica Techo.

Safety for neighborhood children is at the forefront of a group of Dunnavant Square homeowners’ request to amend a proposed plan for a gas station, attached convenience store and grocery store located on Shelby County Road 41. Read more


4700 Colonnade

Erica Techo

The first building at 4700 Colonnade is almost finished, and tenants are expected to be able to move in this fall. Read more


Mt Laurel Master Plan

Rendering courtesy of Shelby County Development Services.

Two commercial changes are being considered for properties in Mt Laurel and its neighbor, Dunnavant Square. Read more


​After commemorating 50 years of education, Briarwood Christian School has another reason to celebrate in 2015. Read more


  • I-459 Ala 150 interchange sketch

    Image courtesy of city of Hoover

    I-459 Ala 150 interchange sketch

    The city of Hoover's proposed comprehensive plan includes ideas for future development near the intersection of Interstate 459 and Alabama 150. The top image shows the current area on the southwest side of the interchange, while the sketch below shows the Stadium Trace Village shopping center already under construction, potential hospital or office development next to Stadium Trace Village and a potential flyover exit to get to the hospital/office site and provide an alternate road link to Trace Crossings.

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