finance committee

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Lexi Coon.

The finance committee reviewed the plans for the new public safety center and recommended approval of the Homewood City Schools construction project. more

Nov 6, 2017 8:48 PM News

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Photos by Lexi Coon.

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


Photo by Lexi Coon.

"I have seen a true effort by Buffalo Rock to be working on what they understand they’re supposed to do," Bazemore said. more

Mar 6, 2017 9:15 PM News

Central Avenue Parking

Courtesy of Jared Lewis

The council committees also considered options for a city parking study. more

Feb 6, 2017 8:40 PM News 1 Comments

Mayfair sidewalks

Department of Building, Engineering and Zoning

The project would install sidewalks from Montgomery Highway to Roxbury Road, including two blocks on Roxbury. more

Sep 19, 2016 8:20 PM News 2 Comments

City Council

Sydney Cromwell

The new budget must be approved by Oct. 1. more

Sep 6, 2016 9:44 PM News

Mayfair sidewalks

Department of Building, Engineering and Zoning

If approved, the first two phases of the proposed project would be funded. more

Sep 6, 2016 8:56 PM News 1 Comments

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Courtesy of Oldacre McDonald.

A Nashville-based developer has purchased part of the Wildwood shopping center and plans a major redesign of the buildings and parking lots. more

Aug 29, 2016 12:14 PM News

Wildwood Development

Oldacre McDonald

The development plan includes new retail spaces, changes to traffic flow and aesthetic improvements. more

Aug 8, 2016 9:27 PM News

City Council

Sydney Cromwell

The decision came after a brief executive session. more

Jun 20, 2016 8:48 PM News 9 Comments

Overton Park

Rendering courtesy of Rusty Holley.

A rock wall feature in Overton Park's newly installed playground equipment is at the center of a safety discussion in Homewood's April 19 finance committee meeting. more

Apr 19, 2016 7:22 PM News 1 Comments

A recap of the March 21, 2016 Homewood committee and City Council decisions. more

Mar 21, 2016 10:54 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

Permeable Pavers

Sydney Cromwell

These pavers have a higher initial cost than concrete or asphalt paving, but Pitre said they cause less longterm damage to storm water drainage systems and erosion. more

Sep 21, 2015 10:46 PM News

Public Safety Committee

Sydney Cromwell

Mayor Scott McBrayer will present budgets for the 2015-16 fiscal year at Monday’s Homewood City Council committee meeting. more

Aug 30, 2015 9:26 PM News

The Grove

Sydney Cromwell

Committee members said Monday that they had received interest from other parties and wanted to make sure that they are approving the best idea for the property. The committee decided to send out a request for proposals. more

Jul 6, 2015 9:09 PM News

Oak Grove Road paving and lighting project

Sydney Cromwell

Ward 2 Representative Fred Hawkins said the committee received three bids for the project, which involves redesigning the section of Oak Grove Road between Oxmoor Road and Hall Avenue. more

Jul 6, 2015 9:07 PM News 4 Comments

The Grove

Sydney Cromwell

A business plan for The Grove, a two-story building with restaurant, retail and event space, was brought before the Homewood finance committee on May 18 after several months of inactivity. more

May 18, 2015 8:04 PM News 1 Comments

Oak Grove Road paving and lighting project

Sydney Cromwell

At its April 6 meeting, the finance committee voted to recommend an agreement with Alabama Power to install and maintain the lights, which will have fluted concrete poles and glass acorn lamps. more

Apr 6, 2015 7:42 PM News

BJCTA bus talks continue

Sydney Cromwell

In a close 5-4 vote, the city council voted to continue full funding for the Birmingham-Jefferson County Transit Authority’s bus services for three months while the city continues to work toward a new agreement. more

Jan 26, 2015 9:07 PM News

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