Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato

Frank Brocato 2018

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Reservations are due by 3 p.m., Monday Jan. 14. Read more


Frank Brocato 10-4-18

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The mayor said the increases are needed to eliminate projected budget deficits, pay for routine capital expenses, provide more money for schools and pay for projects requested by residents. Read more

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There were 269 drug overdose deaths in Jefferson County in 2017, including 11 in Hoover. The mayors of four over-the-mountain cities have created a new coalition to increase awareness of drug abuse and addiction resources. Read more



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Hoover is known as a retail hub with one of the highest income levels in the state, so some people may wonder how the city could be facing financial difficulties. Read more

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Frank Brocato 4-16-18

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Mayor Frank Brocato asked the council to work with him to address projected budget deficits by the council's June 4 meeting. Read more


  • Frank Brocato 10-1-18

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    Frank Brocato 10-1-18

    Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato talks to the Hoover City Council about the potential to have UAB Medical West relocate its hospital from Bessemer to Hoover during a meeting of the council's Economic Development Committee on Monday, Oct. 1, 2018.

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