City of Homewood

The pipe will be installed the first week of March. Read more


Jennifer Schuble, who lives on Peerless Avenue, said city drains clogged right before the new year and earlier in the fall, causing a backup of water and mud on roads and surrounding properties. Read more



Sydney Cromwell

The city gave out its annual Employee of the Year awards on Jan. 15. Read more


Edgewood Manor

Sydney Cromwell

The three ordinances must be approved by July 1, according to the Alabama Department of Environmental Management. Read more


Tree planting

Photo courtesy of Henry Hughes.

The Homewood Environmental Commission has been working for about six months on fulfilling the Tree City criteria. Read more



Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

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



Sydney Cromwell

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



Courtesy of Kelly Landscape Arch

Parks and Recreation Director Berkley Squires said he hopes to start construction as soon as March. Read more



Sarah Finnegan

Ward 1 Representative Britt Thames said of the items the city's residents are recycling, 30 percent or more are unapproved items. Read more

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The "Heart of Homewood" committee also published a tentative timeline for completing the master plan. Read more


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Erica Techo

Homewood has several projects in store for 2017 to make traveling easier for vehicles and pedestrians. Read more


Bike share

Courtesy of Zyp Birmingham

The city of Homewood is still considering a bike-share program, but as part of a broader regional program rather than an individual city system. Read more


When voters take to the polls early this month, there will be several things to consider. Read more


Saulter Road Sidewalks

Sydney Cromwell

Cobb estimated that putting sidewalks along the entire two-mile length of Saulter would have a minimum cost of $500,000. Read more

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Homewood City Website

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An overhaul is in the works for Homewood's city website, Ward 5 Representative Peter Wright announced at the Dec. 21 city council meeting. Read more


Billboard Protest

Photos by Dan Starnes.

Digital billboard goes up and is coming down on Lakeshore. Read more


Several new real estate listings have been added in Homewood. Read more


I am concerned about proper disposal of waste items and have a good working knowledge of what the city takes. Read more

Letters to the Editor 2 Comments

Mayor Scott McBrayer talks 2015 in Homewood. Read more

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