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U.S. Steel gets to take advantage of tax-exempt bonds to build its electric arc furnace at its Fairfield Works facility in unincorporated Jefferson County. Read more

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The Preserve town center rough sketch 10-8-18

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The commission also is recommending the City Council approve a 15,000-square-foot shopping center at the corner of Alabama 119 and Doug Baker Boulevard. Read more

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I-459 apartment rezoning

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The property owners claim the city violated their property rights by rezoning the land against their wishes. Read more

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Trace Crossings rezoning 5-8-17 (5)

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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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Trace Crossings amendment commercial land

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Trace Crossings residents say proposed restrictions on commercial development across from Hoover Metropolitan Stadium are not strict enough. Read more

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Trace Crossings rezoning meeting 2-9-17

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The new zoning plan calls for 421 residential lots to be moved from other parts of Hoover to Trace Crossings and includes a new layout for the sports complex, new access roads for schools, and park land along the Cahaba River. Read more

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Trace Crossings annexation

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The annexation plan is part of a more-involved proposed amendment to the Trace Crossings development plan, which will go to the Hoover Planning and Zoning Commission for consideration. Read more

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Hoover Metropolitan Complex Jan 2017

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The new design proposals are linked to new access roads for Hoover High and Trace Crossings Elementary, new nearby residential development and donated park land, city officials say. Read more

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I-459 apartment rezoning

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The council rejected stiff opposition from U.S. Steel and other owners of the property in question, saying the land is best suited for mostly commercial use. Read more

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I-459 apartment rezoning

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The vote originally was scheduled for March 7 but was postponed until April 4. Read more

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Old Berry High School Nov 2015

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Also, U.S. Steel has made an offer to sell Hoover City Schools 136 acres along Interstate 459 now zoned for apartments. Read more

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I-459 apartment rezoning

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The Hoover City Attorney has recommended Hoover City Council continue a rezoning case on the March 7 agenda. Read more

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I-459 apartment rezoning

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The city is proposing to rezone the land against the wishes of the property owners, which include U.S. Steel. Read more

I-459 apartment rezoning

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U.S. Steel and other property owners adamantly objected. The matter now goes to the Hoover City Council. Read more

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I-459 apartment rezoning

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The Hoover Planning and Zoning Commission is considering whether to rezone 273 acres between Preserve Parkway and Chapel Lane from multi-family use to commercial and single-family use. Read more

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I-459 apartment rezoning

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The Hoover City Council has called for a public hearing for Monday, Feb. 8, to consider rezoning about 273 acres, without a request from owners of the property, including U.S. Steel. Read more

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Blake Whitney Thompson

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The out-of-state company plans to invest $22 million in Trace Crossings, Lake Cyrus projects. Read more

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Hoover planning commission Dec 2015

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City engineers say U.S. Steel is not providing enough information for the city to review. Read more

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