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The amount of city funding for the Hoover City Schools Foundation still remains uncertain. Read more

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With new zoning restrictions in place, the City Council also lifted its moratorium against such businesses. Read more

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So the question was: What was happening with those items people were trying to recycle? The answer: They were going to the landfill instead. Read more

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City hall renovations should begin in early 2020, City Administrator Allan Rice said. Read more

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The council also transferred an existing sales tax rebate for The Boot at The Grove restaurant to a restaurant that will replace it. Read more

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The Hoover City Council amended the city’s ordinance regarding alcoholic beverage sales to allow sales as early as 10 a.m. on Sundays. Read more

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The Hoover City Council promoted the city’s purchasing director, Ben Powell, to the city treasurer position, replacing Robert Yeager, whose retirement took effect Oct. 1. Read more

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Hoover's zoning board on Monday recommended the City Council approve the new restrictions. Read more

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Hoover's cost on the project should remain at $1.4 million or less, Chief Operations Officer Tim Westhoven said. Read more

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Orange Development plans to invest $4.76 million in the project and get a 25% tax rebate up to $500,000. Read more

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The City Council cut $4.5 million from the mayor's proposed spending plan and added $2.3 million in spending favored by the council. Read more

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If the Hoover City Council had not raised sales, use, leasing and lodging taxes last year, city revenues from those taxes likely would have declined this fiscal year, city records now indicate. Read more

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StoreEase plans to put 700 self-storage units near the entrance to Deer Valley, and the owner of Jubilee Joe's is building a new restaurant and retail center near I-459. Read more

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StoreEase Development wants to build about 90,000 square feet of self-storage space near the entrance to Deer Valley, and the owner of Jubilee Joe's wants to relocate near I-459. Read more

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The mayor said his budget proposal is focused on better traffic management, education and public safety. Read more

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For 25 years, the city and club both have been operating under the assumption that the city owned the pool and tennis courts and the club has a lease to use the facility through March 2093. Read more

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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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The city of Hoover has obtained a second federal grant to help pay for a $1.1 million half-mile walking trail and parking lot along the Cahaba River next to Riverchase Elementary School. Read more

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For several years, the pool at the Birchtree Swim & Racquet Club has needed some major repairs, including a new pool liner and deck, club and city officials say. Read more

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Hoover City Council 7-1-19

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The grocery store is planned to be built at the intersection of South Shades Crest Road and Morgan Road in southwest Hoover. Read more

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    Members of the Hoover City Council from left, Mike Shaw, John Lyda, Curt Posey, Gene Smith, and John Greene listen as citizens raise concerns during Monday’s meeting on Nov. 18, 2019 at the Hoover Senior Center. Photo by Erin Nelson

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    Members of the Hoover City Council from left, Mike Shaw, John Lyda, Curt Posey, Gene Smith, John Greene, Derrick Murphy, and Casey Middlebrooks listen as citizens raise concerns during Monday’s meeting on Nov. 18, 2019 at the Hoover Senior Center. Photo by Erin Nelson

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    The William J. Billingsley Council Chambers at Hoover City Hall in August 2017. The chambers are set to be remodeled as part of a $2.7 million renovation project at Hoover City Hall.

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    Hoover Councilman Derrick Murphy flips through Mayor Frank Brocato's 2020 budget proposal during a council work session on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019.

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    Melinda Lopez, the chief financial and information officer for the city of Hoover, Alabama, presents Mayor Frank Brocato's 2020 budget proposal at a Hoover City Council work session on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019.

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    Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato presents his 2020 budget proposal to the Hoover City Council during a council work session on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019.

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