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The zoning board recommended the City Council rezone 5.6 acres on the old Smith dairy farm to allow for up to 47 houses on 26.4 acres. Read more

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The issue goes back to the Hoover Planning and Zoning Commission on Monday, Jan. 13. Read more

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Developer Lance Kitchens wants to rezone about 6.7 acres of a 26.6-acre piece of the old Smith dairy farm from agricultural and estate zoning to an R-1 residential district, like the rest of the land. 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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I-459 apartment rezoning

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Some of the land owners sued the city last year after the city rezoned their property against their wishes. Read more

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The upcoming closure of the Sears department store at the Riverchase Galleria is being heralded by mall managers and city officials as a great opportunity for redevelopment. Read more

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Tattersall Park proposed master plan July 2019

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Greystone residents strongly objected to the proposal. Read more

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Future land use plan July 2019

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Mayor Frank Brocato said the document will serve as a roadmap in making decisions over the next 20 to 25 years. 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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Cahaba River Park

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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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South shades Crest grocery map

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RealtyLink Investments wants to put a 48,000-square-foot grocery at the corner of South Shades Crest Road and Morgan Road. Read more

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Parrish Building Co. wants to build a three-story, 60,000-square-foot self-storage facility and a 9,000-square-foot retail strip center. Read more

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Bluff Park rezoning map 2-11-19

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Longtime Bluff Park resident Don Bennett wants to create a set of shops or a restaurant at the corner of Park Avenue and Valley Street. Read more

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PetSuites Resort revised layout Jan 2019

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The proposal for the boarding, grooming facility for up to 182 animals now goes back to the Hoover City Council, with no outdoor play area. Read more

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Hoover comp plan hearing 1-10-19

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Residents said they don't want a new road between Ross Bridge and Bluff Park, nor a road from Hoover High to Cahaba River Estates. Read more

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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 decision now moves to the Hoover City Council for consideration. Read more

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Planning commissioners want more time to review a noise study. Read more

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PetSuites Resort map

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Some residents and planning commissioners say they're concerned about dog barking and odors so close to people's homes. Read more

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    Bluff Park resident Richard Morse speaks at a meeting of the Hoover Planning and Zoning Commission on Jan. 13, 2020, regarding a rezoning case for the old Smith dairy farm in Bluff Park. Morse said he didn't see a major problem with the developer's request to build up to 47 houses on 26.4 acres.

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    Hoover Councilman Mike Shaw, a member of the Hoover Planning and Zoning Commission, speaks about a request to rezone 5.6 acres of the old Smith dairy farm in Bluff Park so a developer can get a few more homes on the property. The commission voted 6-3 in favor of the developer's request on Monday, Jan. 13, 2020.

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    Developer Lance Kitchesn of CK Enterprises, talks to the Hoover Planning and Zoning Commission about his request to rezone 5.6 acres of the old Smith dairy farm in Bluff Park to make way for a new subdivision. The commission voted 6-3 to recommend the City Council approve his request, with the condition that the development not exceed 47 houses.

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    Bluff Park resident Robin Schultz speaks to the Hoover Planning and Zoning Commission on Monday, Jan. 13, 2020, about a developer's request to rezone 5.6 acres of the old Smith dairy farm in Bluff Park to make way for a new subdivision. The commission voted 6-3 in favor of the developer's request, with the condition that the subdivision not exceed 47 houses.

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    A large crowd turned out for the Jan. 13, 2020, meeting of the Hoover Planning and Zoning Commission. The commission voted 6-3 to recommend the City Council rezone 5.6 acres of the old Smith dairy farm in Bluff Park so a developer can get a few more homes on the property.

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    Hoover City Administrator Allan Rice, a member of the Hoover Planning and Zoning Commission (center), speaks during a hearing about a request to rezone 5.6 acres of the old Smith dairy farm in Bluff Park so a developer can get a few more homes on the property. The commission voted 6-3 in favor of the developer's request, with the condition that the subdivision not exceed 47 houses.

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