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The plan includes projects that were suggested to the city based on current and future needs and resident input. Read more

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Downtown Master Plan presentation

Sydney Cromwell

The City Council's committees also discussed flooding issues at several homes and an incentive request for Milo's Tea to relocate its headquarters to the city. Read more

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Ward 5 Representative Jennifer Andress said she hopes to see work begin on the project as soon as the beginning of 2019. Read more

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

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The council will continue discussing alternatives and funding at the Feb. 5 planning and development committee meeting. Read more

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Planners presented two alternatives for improved access on Arrington Blvd. at a Vulcan Park meeting Jan. 18. Read more

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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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City Council

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The study will be the first step toward the city's goal of discouraging neighborhood cut-through traffic and rerouting cars to main roads. Read more

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Central Avenue Parking

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

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BikeShare Presentation

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The first bike-share public involvement meeting is set for Thursday, Feb. 25 from 5-7 p.m. Read more

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BikeShare Presentation

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The city of Birmingham announced on Monday that it would begin a BikeShare program with REV Birmingham. The first step in a similar proposal is now on the Homewood City Council’s agenda. Read more

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18th Street Downtown Shops

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The city council is in the early stages of updating the master plan for Homewood’s downtown business districts. Read more

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The code would ensure consistent character of buildings in the area, much like those seen in Edgewood or downtown Homewood. Read more

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0213 West Homewood Development Meeting

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A new form-based development code for West Homewood could ensure consistent character of buildings in the area, much like those in Edgewood or downtown Homewood. Read more

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