RSS

finance committee

Highland Road ROW Work

Sydney Cromwell

The fiscal policy was set by the city council to govern how it spends money and maintains cash reserves in the budget. more

News

The mid-year report was prepared by the finance department to update the Council on this year's budget and how expenses and revenues compare to the last fiscal year. more

News

Tommy Alfano, HPM

Sydney Cromwell

Several projects will go out for bids in April and May, with construction beginning over the summer. more

News

Homewood Green Skies-1.jpg

Jesse Chambers

The council has enlisted the help of the Homewood Environmental Commission and Henry Hughes from the Birmingham Botanical Gardens to create this plan. more

News

Patriot Park Connector

Courtesy of City of Homewood

The public hearing will be set by the council at its next meeting on March 12. more

News

webSTAR-CITY-Committees-022018.jpg

Emily Featherston

The topic was ultimately carried over. more

News

HW CITY CommitteNov6 copy.jpg

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

News

HW NEWS CommitteeMay1.jpg

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

News

DSC_1294.jpg

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

News

Central Avenue Parking

Courtesy of Jared Lewis

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

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

News 2 Comments

City Council

Sydney Cromwell

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

News

Mayfair sidewalks

Department of Building, Engineering and Zoning

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

News 1 Comments

STAR CITY Council Aug 8 3.jpg

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

News

Wildwood Development

Oldacre McDonald

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

News

City Council

Sydney Cromwell

The decision came after a brief executive session. more

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

News 1 Comments

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

News

Mayfield Dairy

Sydney Cromwell

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

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

News

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
June 2018