Sydney Cromwell

The voluntary agreement states that the cities will not give incentives or otherwise try to lure businesses from their neighbors. Read more



Photo by Jon Anderson.

Campaigning to get elected to public office is one thing, but governing is another. So says Frank Brocato, who on Nov. 7 hits the one-year anniversary of being sworn in as Hoover’s 10th mayor. Read more



Photo courtesy of Lance Shores/City of Hoover.

Hoover Mayor Gary Ivey may have lost his re-election bid this year, but the 61-year-old city leader said he has no regrets about his 12 years as an elected official. Read more

People 1 Comments

The Hoover Beautification Board recently held a luncheon to commend businesses and non-residential properties for the most beautiful landscaping. This program is held every two years. Read more

Mayor's Minute

Frank Brocato

Sam Chandler

See the full list of city council election results. Read more

News 1 Comments

We have always been particularly impressed with the City of Hoover, and the quality of life it affords. Since 2011, Mayor Ivey has continued and enhanced the remarkable standards we appreciate. Read more

Opinion 13 Comments

Bluff Park election forum 8-9-16

Photo by Jon Anderson

All three candidates for mayor and 15 candidates for Hoover City Council were present Tuesday night at Shades Crest Baptist Church. Read more

News 6 Comments

Gary Ivey 2016 campaign kickoff

Photo courtesy of Gary Ivey campaign

A Hoover resident and former Board of Education member responds to a letter about Mayor Gary Ivey. Read more

Opinion 1 Comments

The latest in Hoover's municipal election. Read more


That makes three candidates seeking to become Hoover's mayor for the 2016-20 term. Read more


The latest in Hoover's municipal elections. Read more


Hoover Firefighters Association

Tara Massouleh

In its first mayoral endorsement, the Hoover Fire Fighters Association Local 435 announced its support for Gary Ivey over former Hoover Fire Marshal Frank Brocato. Read more

News 19 Comments

The latest updates on Hoover's City Council and mayoral elections. Read more


The latest updates on Hoover's City Council and mayoral elections. Read more


Gary Ivey 9-15-15

Staff photo.

The mayor spent at least one night at Brookwood Medical Center. Read more


Gary Ivey 9-15-15

Staff photo.

Ivey has been mayor of the sixth largest city in Alabama since late September 2011. Read more

News 2 Comments

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
Hoover Sun