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Homewood City Council

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The committee voted to send the plan to the council without recommendation. A public hearing will be held Dec. 9 Read more

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Homewood Planning Commission

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The Commission heard one zoning case, discussed possible changes in NPD setbacks and set a public hearing about downtown rezoning. 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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Recommendations presented to city officials on Wednesday, Jan. 9 put an emphasis on simple codes regulating everything from building height and density to signs and pedestrian paths. Read more

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Homewood Parking

Sydney Cromwell

The city is also taking steps to increase parking availability on 29th Avenue South and 19th Place South. Read more

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Looking for a beach read?

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The sale attracted a strong crowd on the sunny, dry Saturday. Read more

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Sydney Cromwell

The committee plans to present a full master plan draft in June. Read more

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

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This survey covers transportation, green spaces and the appearance of streets around the downtown area. Read more

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Rendering courtesy of Heart of Homewood Plan.

The council also intends to fund a study of turning part of Reese Street into a one-way road. Read more

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Sydney Cromwell

The open house was a chance for stores to draw in new customers and offer special sales. 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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Sydney Cromwell

The meeting included a chance to review maps of downtown and make recommendations for placement of sidewalks, bike lanes and green space. Read more

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The downtown master plan is being performed by the city of Homewood and the Regional Planning Commission of Greater Birmingham. Read more

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Pocket Park Initiative

Sydney Cromwell

Representatives of the downtown greenspace initiative gave a short presentation at tonight's meeting. Read more

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Special issues committee

Sydney Cromwell

The time limit on parking on 18th Street may be increased to three hours. Read more

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18th Street Hotel Development

Courtesy of Mike Mouron

The plans included a seven-story Curio hotel, restaurant and retail space in the former Hatfield Auto and Little Professor properties on 18th Street South. Read more

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Opinions were extremely split about the Regional Planning Commission's conclusions from their parking study: that there are enough parking spaces to handle demand but the city needs better enforcement of rules. Read more

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