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alcohol sales

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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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Mayors of the five biggest cities have been meeting for at least five years and want to expand their group. Read more

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Strategic Development Concept June 2019

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Planning commissioners wanted a better summary and new plans for undeveloped areas. Read more

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Black Creek Mtn Bike Park

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The 73-acre park in the Trace Crossings community has about 5 miles of mountain bike trails. Read more

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But the council held off a decision to extend a fiber-optic line along Valleydale Road from U.S. 31 to almost U.S. 280. Read more

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Hugh Daniel Drive signal 1

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Shelby County and Hoover are partnering to add a traffic signal and turn lanes at the intersection at an estimated cost of $600,000. Read more

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Jeff State welding building 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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U.S. 31 lighting 3-18-19

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The City Council hired Skipper Consulting to do engineering and design work to replace all the streetlights on U.S. 31 between Interstate 65 and Patton Chapel Road South. Read more

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pumping gas 3-18-19

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The city expects to get about $600,000 a year more and hopes the state and Jefferson and Shelby counties will have more for Hoover projects as well. Read more

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Wendy Dickerson 3-7-19

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Wendy Dickerson has worked in the Vestavia Hills city clerk's office for more than 19 years and been deputy clerk for about 15 years. Read more

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Mayor Frank Brocato said the city will vigorously defend any legal action and vigorously defends the rights of people to protest. Read more

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Hoover Public Library sign

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This includes the Hoover City Hall, Hoover Public Library, Hoover Recreation Center, Hoover Senior Cente, Hoover Metropolitan Complex, Aldridge Gardens and non-emergency portions of the Hoover Public Safety Center. Read more

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Melanie Posey Scott West

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Melanie Posey comes to the city of Hoover from the WBRC Fox 6 TV station, while Scott West has been with the Hoover Fire Department since 2003. Read more

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Christmas Tree Lighting 2012

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City officials called for unity and healing in the community and prayers for the family of the 21-year-old man shot by a Hoover police officer on Thanksgiving night. Read more

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Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato tried to lure the hospital to Hoover, but some council members opposed a proposed $20 million incentive package. Read more

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Hoover strategic development 10-4-18

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The proposed comprehensive plan now will be presented on Oct. 30 and Nov. 7, with a public hearing on Dec. 6. Read more

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Galleria concept plan 10-4-18

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Two more public presentations are scheduled for Oct. 30 and Nov. 7, and a public hearing is set for Dec. 6. Read more

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  • Thank A Vet Week 2018 kickoff 53

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    Thank A Vet Week 2018 kickoff 53

    The Alabama Youth Symphony plays prelude music at the city of Hoover's 2018 Thank A Vet Week kickoff celebration at the Hoover Public Library on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018.

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    Retired Air Force Brig. Gen. Paul Pocopanni, chairman of the Hoover Veterans Committee, welcomes people to the city of Hoover's 2018 Thank A Vet Week kickoff celebration at the Hoover Public Library on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018.

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    Thank A Vet Week 2018 kickoff 50

    The Alabama Youth Symphony plays prelude music at the city of Hoover's 2018 Thank A Vet Week kickoff celebration at the Hoover Public Library on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018.

  • Thank A Vet Week 2018 kickoff 52

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    Thank A Vet Week 2018 kickoff 52

    The Alabama Youth Symphony plays prelude music at the city of Hoover's 2018 Thank A Vet Week kickoff celebration at the Hoover Public Library on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018.

  • Thank A Vet Week 2018 kickoff 24

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    Thank A Vet Week 2018 kickoff 24

    Retired Air Force Brig. Gen. Paul Pocopanni talks with Hoover Public Library employee and Hoover Veterans Committee member Kelsi Walters at the city of Hoover's 2018 Thank A Vet Week kickoff celebration at the Hoover Public Library on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018.

  • Thank A Vet Week 2018 kickoff 28

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    Thank A Vet Week 2018 kickoff 28

    Leslie Fillmer, director of the Alabama Youth Symphony, listens during the city of Hoover's 2018 Thank A Vet Week kickoff celebration at the Hoover Public Library on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018.

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