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Homewood City Council

Sydney Cromwell

The council also set several public hearings for its next meeting. Read more

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Jimmie Edwards

Sydney Cromwell

The council also recognized a husband and wife who have worked as crossing guards in Homewood for 35 years. Read more

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U.S. 31

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The paratransit bus service provides rides for retirees and people with disabilities around central Alabama. Read more

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Safe & Healthy Homewood donation

Sydney Cromwell

The board also received a donation from State Rep. David Faulkner for the Safe & Healthy Homewood Coalition. Read more

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Mayor presents 18-19 budget

Sydney Cromwell

The City Council's finance committee will meet and discuss the particulars of the budget over the next few weeks, in order to approve a final version by Oct. 1. Read more

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City Council

Sydney Cromwell

Projects funded for the upcoming year include improvements to Spring Park, progress on the Greenway and planting of mature trees in city right-of-ways. Read more

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Erica Techo

The Homewood Board of Education approved its budget for fiscal year 2018, which starts on Oct. 1, at its Sept. 12 meeting. Read more

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Mayor Scott McBrayer

Sydney Cromwell

Finance committee hearings on the budget will begin in September. Read more

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City Council

Sydney Cromwell

The next council meeting will be July 24. Read more

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

A finished greenway, a firearms simulator for the police department and a significant increase in sidewalk construction are on deck for Homewood in the next 12 months — at least according to the budget the city council recently discussed. Read more

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This year’s budget allots a total of $52.5 million in expenditures. Read more

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In the upcoming fiscal year, the school board is projecting to have a total of $52.5 million in expenditures. Read more

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City Council

Sydney Cromwell

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

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City Council

Sydney Cromwell

The final budget must be approved by Oct. 1. Read more

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18th Street Revitalization

Courtesy of Goodwyn, Mills and Cawood.

The project will extend over the next two fiscal years and include landscaping, sidewalks, crosswalks and possible new parking spaces. The total cost is around $1.2 million, but the council anticipates that the city will only pay for $240,000. Read more

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Columbiana townhomes

Sydney Cromwell

As of the Nov. 9 city council meeting, smoking and vaping are no longer allowed in hotel and motel rooms, indoor and outdoor dining or within 20 feet of any business where smoking is banned. Read more

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City Council

Sydney Cromwell

With a few amendments, the council approved the 2016 fiscal year budget, which begins Oct. 1. Read more

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Superintendent Dr. Bill Cleveland pointed out that Homewood receives more local funding than state funding unlike some other districts. Read more

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Budget Presentation

Sydney Cromwell

The budget totaled $57.4 million in expenditures, with an expected surplus at the end of the year. The proposed budget is a 2.5 percent increase over the FY 2015 budget. Read more

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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. Read more

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