Buffalo Rock


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As West Homewood odor issue reaches 2-year mark, new ordinance, projects offer possibility of relief. more

Sep 21, 2017 9:54 AM News 1 Comments

West Homewood Odor

Sydney Cromwell

Tiny homes and the new public safety building were also on the table. more

Jul 17, 2017 9:59 PM News

Homewood Parking

Sydney Cromwell

The Regional Planning Commission studied public and private parking lots around downtown Homewood in April. more

Jun 5, 2017 8:24 PM News

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Members of the finance and special issues committees also reviewed a budget request from the BJCTA, the city's 2015-2016 fiscal year audit, street lights for the Rosedale community, the Mayfair sidewalk project and updates regarding Buffalo Rock. more

May 1, 2017 9:20 PM News

Committee meeting

Sydney Cromwell

At a Jan. 30 meeting, chemical testing firm Volatile Analysis presented results of its work with Dean Foods and Buffalo Rock, whose plants had been identified as likely sources of the odor, to special issues committee members. more

Jan 30, 2017 9:15 PM News 1 Comments

Hollywood Pedestrian Bridge

Sydney Cromwell

The engineering and feasibility study could be completed in the next nine months. more

Nov 21, 2016 7:33 PM News


Emily Featherston

New testing has begun at Dean Foods and is about to start at Buffalo Rock. more

Oct 27, 2016 4:38 PM News

Committee meeting

Sydney Cromwell

The full council will vote on the issue Oct. 24. more

Oct 17, 2016 8:39 PM News

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Members of the Homewood City Council met along with representatives from Volatile Analysis, Buffalo Rock and Dean Foods, which includes Mayfield Farms for a special issues session. more

Sep 20, 2016 8:32 PM News

Volatile Analysis

Sydney Cromwell

Buffalo Rock and Vanguard were identified in the Volatile Analysis study as likely sources of the odor. more

Sep 12, 2016 8:53 PM News


Emily Featherston

The company met with neighbors and City Council members to discuss modifications being made to the company's property. more

Feb 26, 2016 2:50 PM News

Special Issues Committee

Sydney Cromwell

Efforts to fix the odor problems coming from the Mayfield and Buffalo Rock facilities in West Homewood will continue at least until March. more

Jan 25, 2016 8:56 PM News

Mayfield Dairy

Sydney Cromwell

A recap from the Jan. 4 special issues and finance committee meetings. more

Jan 4, 2016 8:30 PM News

Mayfield Dairy

Sydney Cromwell

The residents near the Barber Court dairy and Buffalo Rock soda bottling company have noticed a foul odor coming from the area since early November. more

Dec 14, 2015 7:52 PM News

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Sydney Cromwell

Some new projects underway for the company include a coffee and tea franchise with Red Diamond and a new manufacturing system for Fruit Shoot, a popular U.K. drink that Buffalo Rock has been importing for several years but will now produce locally. more

Nov 17, 2015 8:11 PM Businesses

Read about recent openings, businesses coming soon and other happenings. more

Oct 28, 2015 1:32 PM Businesses

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