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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Photo by Jon Anderson.

Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato said building new sidewalks will be a priority for his administration. Read more

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Bluff Park sidewalk map Jan 2016

Map provided by city of Hoover

The city is ready to start acquiring rights of way, but sidewalk completion probably is two to 2 1/2 years away, Assistant Executive Director Tim Westhoven said. Read more

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Park Avenue sidewalk

Photo by Frank Couch

Acquiring rights of way should take nine months, and construction likely won't begin until late 2016, Assistant Executive Director Tim Westhoven said. Read more

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sidewalk projects

Photo by Frank Couch.

The Hoover City Council recently approved a construction agreement with the Alabama Department of Transportation for a 1-mile sidewalk along Preserve Parkway between Sulphur Springs Road and the Preserve Town Center. Read more


Preserve Parkway sidewalk map.jpg

(Map provided by city of Hoover)

The sidewalk is expected to cost about $270,400. The federal government will pay 80 percent, and the city will pay 20 percent. Construction likely will start in the spring, a city official said. Read more


The city and the Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) are currently designing four sidewalk and crosswalk projects at Ross Bridge, Preserve Parkway, Chapel Road and Bluff Park. Read more


0814 Hoover Sidewalks

Photo by Sam Farmer.

Construction crews for new sidewalks may begin appearing around Hoover as early as November. Read more

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Patton Chapel Road Phase III

Map courtesy of City of Hoover / image by Jeff Thompson.

Upcoming construction will redirect Patton Chapel Road, Chapel Road by Simmons Middle School, Chapel Lane and Preserve Parkway into a four-way intersection. Read more


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