Cahaba River Park

Map courtesy of city of Hoover

The changes would shift 155 homes from Blackridge to Trace Crossings and have Signature Homes donate 158 acres for a potential new road out of the area. Read more

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Photo by Jon Anderson

Hoover is slated to gain several new shopping centers in 2019, as well as additions to existing shopping centers and commercial areas. Read more


Galleria concept plan 10-4-18

Image courtesy of city of Hoover

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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Photo by Jon Anderson.

Developers in Hoover may have to start building sidewalks on both sides of the street in their subdivisions and commercial developments if the city adopts proposed changes to sidewalk regulations. Read more

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Stadium Trace Village conceptual plan 8-30-17

Conceptual plan by Gonzalez-Strength & Associates

Plans for the shopping center include an "experiential" retail store, an organic grocery, a medical center, a retail village with small shops and restaurants and outparcels for hotels and other tenants. Read more

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Letters of interest and resumes are due by Aug. 24. Read more

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Lake Cyrus Sector 21 layout

Map courtesy of city of Hoover

The commission also approved preliminary plans for 263 residential lots in Blackridge, Lake Cyrus and Lake Wilborn. Read more


Chapel Farms housing devt 2

Map provided by city of Hoover

The recommendation means the property will be sent to city council for simultaneous annexation and zoning approval. Read more


Trace Crossings rezoning 5-8-17 (5)

Map courtesy of Signature Homes

Trace Crossings residents have been calling on City Council members to reject parts of the rezoning plan or postpone consideration until the city adopts a comprehensive plan. Read more

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smart neighborhood image 1.jpg

Courtesy of Alabama Power

The 62-home community will have energy-efficient technologies, materials and appliances and a community-scale power system, according to a press release from Alabama Power. Read more

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Home Development

Jon Anderson

Most of the new houses coming are in the western part of the city, in communities such as Ross Bridge, Lake Wilborn and McGill Crossings. Read more


HSUN-CITY Planco Bluff Park subdivision map.jpg

Map courtesy of the city of Hoover.

A plan to put a Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market in Bluff Park two years sparked a firestorm of opposition and was withdrawn, and now the property owners are asking the city to rezone the land to accommodate 35 houses on nine acres. Read more


Tyler Road and Alford Avenue rezoning map 2

Map provided by city of Hoover

It's the same site where Bluff Park residents fought off a Walmart Neighborhood Market two years ago. Read more

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Tattersall Park Lot 2

Map provided by city of Hoover

The 18 acres are part of the larger 75-acre Tattersall Park development being marketed by EBSCO. Read more


Tattersall Park aerial map

Aerial map from RBY Retail website

The company on Monday night is seeking rezoning for part of the 75-acre property near the corner of U.S. 280 and Alabama 119. Read more


The city's planning consultant is expecting a zoning request for about 1,100 homes in May, but developers are still drawing up plans. Read more

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Blake Whitney Thompson

Photo courtesy of The Blake Whitney Thompson Co.

The out-of-state company plans to invest $22 million in Trace Crossings, Lake Cyrus projects. Read more

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Hoover construction

Photo by Frank Couch.

Hoover residents can expect to see more neighbors in 2016 as the city continues to see steady residential growth, the city’s planning consultant said. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Lee Willcoxon.

Approximately 155 acres of land located at the southwest corner of the intersection of I-459 and Highway 150 are now on the market for development. Read more

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Hoover City Council has approved a new subdivision at the intersection of Sulphur Springs Road and Al Seier Road. Read more


  • I-459 Ala 150 interchange sketch

    Image courtesy of city of Hoover

    I-459 Ala 150 interchange sketch

    The city of Hoover's proposed comprehensive plan includes ideas for future development near the intersection of Interstate 459 and Alabama 150. The top image shows the current area on the southwest side of the interchange, while the sketch below shows the Stadium Trace Village shopping center already under construction, potential hospital or office development next to Stadium Trace Village and a potential flyover exit to get to the hospital/office site and provide an alternate road link to Trace Crossings.

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