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2017 budget

Most of the budget discussions centered on cuts in overtime, the salary of the municipal judge and the mayor's recommendation to hire a public relations company to develop a marketing and social media strategy for the city. more

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City of Hoover logo - council chambers

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The budget includes a $5 million contribution to Hoover City Schools and $13.3 million for various capital projects. more

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City of Hoover logo - council chambers

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Budget hearings were interrupted due to wintry weather. more

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Hoover City Council 11-7-16

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The hearings will be held Thursday and Friday at the Hoover Municipal Center. more

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Hoover school board 9-12-16

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Board member Jill Ganus Veitch voted against the budget, saying she didn't support short notice of cuts in principals' discretionary spending. more

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Hoover High Principal Don Hulin said in an email to faculty the proposed 2017 budget was "deeply troubling on many fronts." more

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Tina Hancock 9-6-16

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Superintendent Kathy Murphy said school officials have worked hard to lower the budget deficit from the $10 million deficits approved in recent years. more

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Hoover August 2018