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Santek recycling pickup 8-21-19

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The garbage hauler has put cameras on all its trucks in Hoover and enacted landfill restrictions on recycling pickup day. Read more

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With new zoning restrictions in place, the City Council also lifted its moratorium against such businesses. Read more

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The amount of city funding for the Hoover City Schools Foundation still remains uncertain. Read more

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City hall renovations should begin in early 2020, City Administrator Allan Rice said. Read more

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Orange Development U.S. 31 10-7-19

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The council also transferred an existing sales tax rebate for The Boot at The Grove restaurant to a restaurant that will replace it. Read more

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Ben Powell 8-15-19

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The Hoover City Council promoted the city’s purchasing director, Ben Powell, to the city treasurer position, replacing Robert Yeager, whose retirement took effect Oct. 1. Read more

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The Hoover City Council in late September passed a $144 million budget for fiscal 2020 after cutting out $4.5 million from the mayor’s proposed spending plan and adding $2.3 million in spending favored by the council. Read more

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Vapeology 9-6-18

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Hoover's zoning board on Monday recommended the City Council approve the new restrictions. Read more

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Orange Development U.S. 31 site plan 7-21-19

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Orange Development plans to invest $4.76 million in the project and get a 25% tax rebate up to $500,000. Read more

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The City Council cut $4.5 million from the mayor's proposed spending plan and added $2.3 million in spending favored by the council. Read more

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If the Hoover City Council had not raised sales, use, leasing and lodging taxes last year, city revenues from those taxes likely would have declined this fiscal year, city records now indicate. Read more

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The mayor said his budget proposal is focused on better traffic management, education and public safety. Read more

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The council on Aug. 5 voted to amend the city’s ordinance regarding alcoholic beverage sales to allow sales as early as 10 a.m. on Sundays. Read more

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Previously, sales or dispensing of alcoholic beverages could not occur until 11 a.m. on Sundays in private clubs and noon at places such as restaurants, hotels and meeting and event centers. Read more

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Hoover City Council 7-1-19

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The grocery store is planned to be built at the intersection of South Shades Crest Road and Morgan Road in southwest Hoover. Read more

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The Hoover City Council has decided to spend $368,000 to extend a fiber-optic data connection to the Hoover Metropolitan Complex, but it took nearly two hours of debate and a split 4-2 vote. Read more

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Residents have complained about having a constant stream of strangers coming to and going from homes in their neighborhoods. Read more

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IberiaBank June 2019

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The bank's renovation of a 130,000-square-foot building in International Park is taking longer than anticipated. Read more

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Hoover back to school 2018 (20)

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Council members said Kelley's experience is critical as the district faces issues related to funding and a federal court desegregation case. Read more

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Jeff State welding program land

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“The Shelby-Hoover campus is the only campus we have that has not been able to offer welding, and it’s time to change that,” Jeff State President Keith Brown said. Read more

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    The William J. Billingsley Council Chambers at Hoover City Hall in August 2017. The chambers are set to be remodeled as part of a $2.7 million renovation project at Hoover City Hall.

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    Melinda Lopez, the chief financial and information officer for the city of Hoover, Alabama, presents Mayor Frank Brocato's 2020 budget proposal at a Hoover City Council work session on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019.

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    Hoover Councilman Derrick Murphy comments about Mayor Frank Brocato's 2020 budget proposal during a council work session on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019.

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    Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato presents his 2020 budget proposal to the Hoover City Council during a council work session on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019.

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    Hoover City Council members Curt Posey, at left, and Gene Smith listen to discussion about Mayor Frank Brocato's 2020 budget proposal during a council work session on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019.

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    Hoover Councilman Derrick Murphy flips through Mayor Frank Brocato's 2020 budget proposal during a council work session on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019.

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