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The Homewood City Council approved a series of changes to the city zoning ordinances at its Aug. 13 meeting, and council members plan to discuss more changes in the near future. more

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Edgewood Manor Public Hearing

Sydney Cromwell

Residents have spoken largely in opposition to the development for several months prior to tonight's unanimous vote. more

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Downtown Master Plan presentation

Sydney Cromwell

The City Council's committees also discussed flooding issues at several homes and an incentive request for Milo's Tea to relocate its headquarters to the city. more

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City Council

Sydney Cromwell

The city council will also consider a request from Milo's Tea Company for incentives to locate their headquarters in Homewood. more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Sidewalks, bike lanes, speed humps and more were up for discussion at the July 2 Council committee meetings. more

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Mike Anastasia retires

Sydney Cromwell

The council also recognized retiring Fire Battalion Chief Mike Anastasia. more

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Hena Street

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The speed humps were removed to repave the road and two have been added back, but the city decided to wait before installing the rest to come to a decision. more

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Emergency Road Construction at Brookwood Medical Center

Sydney Cromwell

The council also announced that City Clerk and Finance Director Melody Salter will be leaving the city in May to take a new job in Trussville. more

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NPD House Height

Sydney Cromwell

The change does not impact the height limits, but rather the way home height is measured. more

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Homewood pursues exemption to property tax cap. more

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Patriot Park Connector

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

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

The open house will be held at two times on March 22 at City Hall. more

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The exemption will now be voted on by Jefferson County residents in the November general election. more

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Patriot Park Connector

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The plan involves gaining easements from homes along the proposed sidewalk route in order to build it. more

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Sydney Cromwell

The city has until March 31 to create a rough draft of its Stormwater Management Program Plan. more

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2016-2020 council

Sydney Cromwell

The bill caps the amount of property tax that Homewood can collect. more

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The city of Homewood is finalizing its sidewalk priorities for the 2018 fiscal year, with $249,000 budgeted in new sidewalk construction and $100,000 in sidewalk repair. more

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Once classes end in May, all five of Homewood’s schools will see the arrival of construction crews that will be at work until August 2019. more

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See the list of projects, budget and timeline for accommodating Homewood City Schools' expected growth over the next 10 years. more

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Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

Four new members joined the Homewood City Council last November to start their 2016-20 terms. more

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Homewood Star August 2019