Gary Ivey


Sarah Finnegan

"People tell me I know where all the bodies are buried. I kind of do," Denise Roberson said. more

Jun 30, 2017 6:20 PM People 1 Comments

Ivey Wright proclamations 11-3-16

Photo by Jon Anderson

Special recognition was given for Mayor Gary Ivey, Council President Jack Wright and Councilman Joe Rives. more

Nov 3, 2016 9:46 PM News


Photo courtesy of Lance Shores/City of Hoover.

Hoover Mayor Gary Ivey may have lost his re-election bid this year, but the 61-year-old city leader said he has no regrets about his 12 years as an elected official. more

Oct 27, 2016 5:14 PM People 1 Comments

The Hoover Beautification Board recently held a luncheon to commend businesses and non-residential properties for the most beautiful landscaping. This program is held every two years. more

Aug 31, 2016 3:00 PM Mayor's Minute

Brocato Ivey McClinton

Photos courtesy of the mayoral campaigns

See who has donated to Ivey, Brocato and McClinton's campaign. more

Aug 23, 2016 5:18 AM News

Readers' opinion: Mayor Gary Ivey has failed to demonstrate transparent and collaborative leadership. more

Aug 5, 2016 10:07 AM Opinion 29 Comments

USS Alabama Peul Reinhardt

Photo by Jon Anderson

Commander Paul Reinhardt and two other USS Alabama crew members stopped in Hoover as part of a three-day "namesake visit" to the state. more

Jul 13, 2016 12:48 PM News 1 Comments

Mayor's Prayer Breakfast 2016 Humphrey 2

Photo by Jon Anderson

About 560 people attended the Hoover Mayor's Prayer Breakfast at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham — The Wynfrey Hotel. more

May 3, 2016 12:38 PM News

The mayor spent at least one night at Brookwood Medical Center. more

Apr 28, 2016 6:23 PM News

Gary Ivey 2016 campaign kickoff

Photo courtesy of Gary Ivey campaign

Ivey touted the city's investments in education, economic development and public safety under his leadership. more

Apr 7, 2016 11:38 PM News 4 Comments

Gary Ivey Friends of Hoover 2-8-16

Photo by Jon Anderson

Ivey spoke to about 20 people at the Friends of Hoover meeting. more

Feb 8, 2016 2:39 PM News 3 Comments


Sketch courtesy of Goodwyn Mills & Cawood.

Mayor Gary Ivey is scheduled to speak to the Friends of Hoover group. more

Feb 7, 2016 8:15 PM News 1 Comments

Hoover police officers 2015

Photo from Hoover Police Department video

Mayor Gary Ivey said he plans to propose a mid-year budget amendment to provide about $600,000 to pay for 10 additional patrol officers. more

Feb 1, 2016 8:40 PM News 1 Comments

Gary Ivey Hoover chamber Dec 2015

Photo courtesy of Rhonda Pyatt/Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce

Ivey delivered the state-of-the-city address to nearly 200 people at the Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce's monthly luncheon at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham — The Wynfrey Hotel. more

Dec 17, 2015 9:35 PM News 1 Comments

The speech is scheduled for Thursday at the Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce luncheon, and the reservation deadline is Monday. more

Dec 13, 2015 9:06 PM News

Ivey has been mayor of the sixth largest city in Alabama since late September 2011. more

Dec 10, 2015 7:55 PM News 2 Comments

Brookwood FED

Erica Techo

Brookwood Medical Center this morning held the ribbon cutting and open house for its facility off Alabama 119, set to open Nov. 30. more

Nov 19, 2015 2:18 PM Businesses

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Mayor Gary Ivey said the superintendent had not indicated a need for additional revenue more

Nov 17, 2015 4:51 PM News 1 Comments

sidewalk projects

Photo by Frank Couch.

The Hoover City Council recently approved a construction agreement with the Alabama Department of Transportation for a 1-mile sidewalk along Preserve Parkway between Sulphur Springs Road and the Preserve Town Center. more

Sep 23, 2015 6:07 PM News

Aldridge Gardens Veterans Arbor

Photo by Roy L. Williams.

Construction on the Veterans Memorial Arbor will begin by early August and the project slated to be dedicated on Veterans Day, Wednesday, November 11, 2015. more

Aug 27, 2015 9:08 PM People

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