Lakeshore Drive

Human Trafficking Awareness Month

Sydney Cromwell

The Patriot Park connector sidewalk should be completed by summer. Read more


Public Works Committee

Sydney Cromwell

The Milo's incentive package was approved in a specially called council meeting. Read more

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The council will discuss the issue in a May 22 public hearing. Read more


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Staff photo.

The Homewood Police Department arrested five individuals on Oct. 15 after conducting a prostitution human trafficking operation at the Hilton Garden Inn. Read more


Lakeshore Interchange Project

Sydney Cromwell

With a projected nine-month planning cycle, Volkert representatives are anticipating an early 2017 start date. They requested an ongoing dialogue with city members as the project continues. Read more


BP Station Pole Lakeshore

Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

A large pole has been installed at the BP gas station on the corner of Lakeshore Drive and Columbiana Road. It is intended to support an electronic billboard, but the Homewood City Council wants to stop the sign before it happens. Read more

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Black Lives Matter Protest

Photo by Katie Turpen.

According to the Homewood Police Department Facebook page, the protest was peaceful but two people refused to leave the parking lot after the demonstration. Read more

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A new Sears Outlet will hold its ribbon cutting and grand opening on Saturday, March 29. The event begins at 9 a.m. at 251 Lakeshore Parkway. Read more


Diverging Diamond Intersection Example

Photo courtesy of Georgia Department of Transportation.

A Diverging Diamond crosses traffic to the opposite side of the road at the bridge, which creates an opportunity for drivers to veer left onto the interstate without stopping. Read more

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