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The agreement would limit Samford's purchase and rezoning of neighboring homes. Read more

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On July 27, the streets of downtown Homewood will once again be bustling with shoppers trying to get the most for their money. Read more

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Homewood native Grace Sullivan, 16, received a national Gold Medal at Carnegie Hall in New York City on June 7 for her personal essay/memoir. Read more

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West Homewood Construction Moratorium

Sydney Cromwell

The moratorium applies to any construction that meets the Building, Engineering and Zoning Department’s definition of new construction, though remodeling or renovation work will be allowed. Read more

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Twenty Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic (OLS) School students were inducted into the prominent National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) at the end of the school year. They joined 25 other eighth-graders who became members in 2018. Read more

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The plans for a new mixed-use development in Rosedale were carried over to the July meeting. Read more

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The city worked with Volkert Engineering to determine its paving priorities. Read more

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Sydney Cromwell

The new Patriot Park Pool will hold a ribbon-cutting Friday, May 3, at noon. Read more

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Homewood’s existing sign code, Borys said, is not user-friendly and has a number of different sign districts that don’t match up with property zoning for different uses. Read more

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City Parking Deck

Sydney Cromwell

The owners of the SoHo Square condominiums and retail in downtown Homewood believe the city of Homewood has violated its contract with the development, due to a new parking agreement with the planned hotel and retail development on 18th Street South. Read more

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The draft is based on feedback from the city and residents during the Heart of Homewood master planning process. Read more

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

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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

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Sydney Cromwell

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

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Edgewood Manor

Sydney Cromwell

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

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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

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

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

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Sydney Cromwell

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

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

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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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