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18th Streetscape Project

Courtesy of City of Homewood

Strickland said they are currently working on getting plans approved by the state and gaining construction easements to do the work. The project likely won’t be put out for bid until around the start of 2020. Read more

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The developers of SoHo, who filed a complaint over parking with the city of Homewood in March, say they plan to continue their attempt to change the parking situation. 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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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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Homewood High School traffic patterns

Courtesy of Homewood City Schools

As school starts back, know where to park this year for students and parents at Homewood High. Read more

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On-street parking delays emergency responders. Read more

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18th street

Rendering courtesy of city of Homewood.

The council also set a public hearing to consider changes to the zoning ordinance for home height limits in the Neighborhood Preservation District. 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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Do you have thoughts and opinions about what developments should be coming to Homewood? Fill out our survey from The Homewood Star and let us know what you think. Make sure to check back soon for survey results. Read more

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Curio Hotel

Courtesy of Scotty Stanford

The council also approved an increase in parking time limits downtown. 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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As Samford University prepares to celebrate its 60th year in the Homewood community, it is also recognizing its largest student body to date. This fall, almost 5,500 students will attend the university, including graduate and undergraduate students. 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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Take a moment and fill out our survey. Read more

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Homewood Parking

Sydney Cromwell

The Regional Planning Commission studied public and private parking lots around downtown Homewood in April. Read more

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Sydney Cromwell

The discussion will be continued at the next city council meeting on May 22. Read more

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Central Avenue Parking

Courtesy of Jared Lewis

The council committees also considered options for a city parking study. Read more

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Homewood Parking

Sydney Cromwell

Regular fines are now $20, and parking in a fire lane now results in a $100 fine. Read more

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Smoking regulations

Sydney Cromwell

The proposed regulations, which will go before the council Nov. 9 for a final vote, include banning smoking in all areas of restaurants, hotels and nursing homes. Read more

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