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Hoover strategic development 10-4-18

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The plan was unveiled in October and is nearing time for adoption. Read more

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Hoover annexation value 10-4-18

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The public hearing on the proposed comprehensive plan now is set for 5 p.m. on Jan. 10. Read more

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The secretary of ALEA said it is imperative for information and videos to be kept confidential until the investigation is complete and a report sent to prosecutors. Read more

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Public buildings and services around Hoover have a variety of closing schedules for the Christmas and New Year holidays. Read more

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Margie Handley, who has been the city clerk since 2009 and worked with the city for more than 27 years in total, is retiring April 30, and Assistant City Clerk Lisa Lindsey is retiring before that. Read more

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Hoover city offices will close for both the Veterans Day and Thanksgiving holidays in 2018, but some public buildings will have different holiday hours. Read more

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Hurricane Michael

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Relief supplies are being collected at all Hoover fire stations. Read more

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Hoover land use

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The public presentation is scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 4, at the Hoover Municipal Center. Read more

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The new general manager for the Hoover Metropolitan Complex is no stranger to the sports and event industry. Read more

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Hoover employee milestones 2017

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The proposed new pay scale would give raises to all employees, increase the maximum amount they can earn in the future and cost the city about $1.5 million more in the coming fiscal year, city officials said. Read more

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Frank Brocato 8-30-18

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This budget should strengthen public safety and increase city employee salaries to once again make Hoover the "employer of choice," the mayor said. Read more

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This should be a record general fund budget for the city of Hoover, thanks to three tax increases approved by the City Council in July. Read more

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Two of the city of Hoover’s public information officers are retiring. Read more

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The hearings with department heads are scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 21, and Thursday, Aug. 23. Read more

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Hyatt Place Hoover

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The latest proposal would charge hotel guests a $2 nightly room fee in Hoover instead of the $2.50 fee proposed last week. Read more

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Hyatt Regency Wynfrey Hotel

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Hotel operators say they would rather see a $2.50 per night room fee than an increase in the city's total lodging tax from 14 percent to 17 percent. Read more

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Riverchase sewer meeting 6-21-18 (1)

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About 150 people heard details from Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato and his staff about the need to raise rates for the first time in 14 years. Read more

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The meeting is scheduled for Thursday night at the Riverchase Country Club. Read more

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Mayor Frank Brocato has asked the City Council to consider $20 million in incentives to lure a $300 million project that he says would bring 1,000 jobs to Hoover. Read more

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The board has the ability to issue tax-exempt bonds and provide other incentives allowed by Alabama law. Read more

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