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Signature Homes is building the fire station at its own cost, and city officials hope to have it operational by early 2021. Read more

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Trace Crossings Elementary

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The guardians claim school officials failed to protect the 6-year-old girl after numerous sexual assaults by other first-grade girls. Read more

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Black Creek Mtn Bike Park

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The 73-acre park in the Trace Crossings community has about 5 miles of mountain bike trails. Read more

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Cahaba River Park

Map courtesy of city of Hoover

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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Trace Crossings entrance sign 4-5-19

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Council President Gene Smith said a new connector road for Trace Crossings won't happen without the support of that community. Read more

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Trace Crossings traffic 4-10-19 (5)

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He said they are "dead in the water" and he wants to keep pursuing more substantial solutions for traffic congestion in western Hoover. Read more

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Trace Crossings traffic 4-9-19

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Residents asked the school board not to let the city use the road around Hoover High as a new connector route from Trace Crossings to Alabama 150. Read more

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Map courtesy of city of Hoover

The options are expected to cost anywhere from $3.1 million to $17.9 million. 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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UAB Medical West rendering

Rendering courtesy of city of Hoover

The meeting is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. Sunday in the banquet room at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. Read more

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A proposal for UAB Medical West to relocate its hospital from Bessemer to Hoover has some Hoover residents stirring. Read more

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Stadium Trace Village concept plan 9-11-17

Conceptual plan provided by city of Hoover

The two developers will receive 50 percent of new sales tax revenue to the city over 10 years, not to exceed $20 million for one development and $2.5 million for the other. Read more

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Stadium Trace Village site 8-29-17

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Two developments are part of the Trace Crossings community, and the third is the shopping center in Riverchase slated to gain a Whole Foods Market. Read more

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Flemming annexation map

Map courtesy of Signature Homes.

The land is designated for houses, two football fields, tennis courts and park land along the Cahaba River. Read more

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Trace Crossings 6-5-17 zoning amendment

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Commenters said the council should have delayed a decision until the city completes a comprehensive master plan. Read more

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Trace Crossings rezoning 5-8-17 (5)

Map courtesy of Signature Homes

The changes add 339 ares and 515 home sites to Trace Crossings, transferring all the home sites from approved home sites in other areas. Read more

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Trace Crossings rezoning 5-8-17 (5)

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Trace Crossings residents have been calling on City Council members to reject parts of the rezoning plan or postpone consideration until the city adopts a comprehensive plan. Read more

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Trace Crossings rezone plan 5-8-17

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The request, which now goes to the Hoover City Council, would add 348 acres and nearly 500 homes to Trace Crossings and rezone land across from the Hoover Met for commercial development. Read more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Trace Crossings – developed by U.S. Steel, or USS Real Estate – is a mixed-use area, with residential, commercial and light-industrial uses. Read more

50th Anniversary

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    Hoover fire Chief Clay Bentley speaks during the groundbreaking ceremony for the city's 11th fire station in the Trace Crossings community in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday, Dec. 9, 2019.

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    Signature Homes President Jonathan Belcher speaks at the groundbreaking ceremony for the city of Hoover's 11th fire station in the Trace Crossings community in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday, Dec. 9, 2019.

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    Hoover firefighters wait for a groundbreaking ceremony to begin for the city's 11th fire station — in the Trace Crossings community in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday, Dec. 9, 2019.

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    Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato speaks at the groundbreaking for the city's 11th fire station in the Trace Crossings community in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday, Dec. 9, 2019.

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    Hoover fire Chief Clay Bentley speaks during the groundbreaking ceremony for the city's 11th fire station in the Trace Crossings community in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday, Dec. 9, 2019.

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    Officials for the city of Hoover, Alabama, break ground for the city's 11th fire station in the Trace Crossings community on Monday, Dec. 9, 2019.

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