South Shades Crest Road

Hoover police

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The wreck happened on South Shades Crest Road near the intersection with Eden Ridge Drive. more

Aug 14, 2017 12:09 PM News

Hoover police vehicle

Photo by Jon Anderson

The wreck happened at the intersection of South Shades Crest Road and Eden Ridge Drive. more

Aug 13, 2017 4:36 PM News 1 Comments

Trace Crossings restricted industrial zoning map

Map courtesy of city of Hoover

The meeting between USS Corp. and residents concerned about the rezoning was scheduled to take place this coming Sunday, but USS Corp. does not yet have a revised plan ready to present. more

Nov 2, 2016 11:14 AM News

Andy Rotenstrick

Photo by Erica Techo

The proposed tower will be a 190-foot-tall monopole with a 9-foot lightning rod on top. more

Aug 15, 2016 10:39 PM News


Photo by Erica Techo.

School rezoning plan meets opposition as parents turn out in force to advocate keeping their neighborhoods intact. more

Feb 29, 2016 4:12 PM News

The Hoover City Council, in a unanimous 7-0 vote, denied a landowner request to rezone 26 acres just off South Shades Crest Road where a developer wanted to build a retail center that included a gasoline station and grocery store. more

Apr 7, 2015 1:33 AM News 4 Comments

A consultant April 2 recommended the Hoover City Council approve a proposed rezoning of a 26-acre tract on South Shades Crest Road where a developer wants to build a retail development, provided he meet several stipulations including a traffic study. more

Apr 3, 2015 12:06 AM News

The Hoover City Council will hold a work session at 5 p.m. today, April 2, to hear more details on a potential retail development that could bring a Walmart Neighborhood Market near the Trace Crossings community. A public hearing takes place April 6. more

Apr 2, 2015 9:58 PM News

New lanes, lines and pavement

Photo by Jeff Thompson.

During Monday night's meeting, the city council discussed several road projects including one that is over budget. more

Jul 8, 2014 2:31 AM News 1 Comments

On a Shoestring Antiques owners

Photo by Katie Turpen.

In 1982, On a Shoestring Antiques opened in the weathered, red house on scenic Shades Crest Road that is now more than 80 years old. more

Feb 25, 2014 5:26 PM Businesses

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