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Homewood City Council

Sydney Cromwell

The council also set several public hearings for its next meeting. Read more

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Proposed downtown intensity zoning

Courtesy of Heart of Homewood Plan

The downtown zoning code changes are expected to come before the Planning Commission in November. Read more

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The revised agreement reflects several changes requested by residents. Read more

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Rosedale 18th Street project

Courtesy of Nequette Architecture.

The proposed mixed-use buildings had been a controversial subject for Rosedale residents for several months. Read more

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Brookwood Village

Erin Nelson

The mall’s specialty leasing and marketing coordinator, Anne Stephens, said this variety is intentional as the mall looks to reinvent itself as a place for community gathering and entertainment, not just shopping. Read more

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Erin Nelson

HEC Chair Amy Milam said the data will help the city understand the health of its urban forest and its impact, from carbon to heat reduction. Read more

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Want to get more involved in your child’s school, or simply know more about what’s going on? Your school’s PTO is where to go. Get to know this year’s PTO presidents and their plans for events, fundraising and more. Read more

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The Homewood Chamber of Commerce has a new date and a new location for its annual Chamber Golf Classic. Read more

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Photo courtesy of Kyle Bass, Homewood Theatre.

In just three seasons, Homewood Theatre has gone from an initial idea to selling out shows. With its move to a new spot at Brookwood Village, co-founder Kyle Bass said the theater can put on more shows and host them for more weekends. Read more

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Photo by Erin Nelson.

For teachers, students and parents in Homewood, the clock is ticking down to the first day of school on Aug. 12. Read more

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Sydney Cromwell

The city of Homewood is making plans for a property purchase on Green Springs Highway for the future construction of a new fire station. Read more

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Samford University Agreement

Sydney Cromwell

Revisions to the agreement will be discussed again in August. Read more

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

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The Historic Preservation Commission will use the grant for work on Union Missionary Baptist Church. Read more

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The planning and development committee will continue its discussion of the agreement, which would last five years. Read more

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Rosedale community meeting

Sydney Cromwell

The developers of two proposed mixed-use buildings at the corner of 18th Street South and 26th Avenue South say they’re going to take another look at their development’s height and other factors after a meeting with Rosedale residents Thursday. Read more

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After a year of construction, The Bell Center moved back into its home on 1700 29th Court S. in June. Read more

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The city of Homewood has more work to do in preventing stormwater runoff, Homewood Environmental Commission Chair Amy Milam says. Read more

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The Homewood Police Department expects to begin the move-in process at its new headquarters on Bagby Drive right before the holidays. Read more

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From simple paving projects to complete intersection overhauls, here are the construction projects on Homewood’s horizon in 2019. Read more

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    Sydney Cromwell

    The Heart of Homewood downtown master planning committee presents goals and a draft map for the future of downtown at a town hall on March 22, 2018.

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    Sydney Cromwell

    The Heart of Homewood downtown master planning committee presents goals and a draft map for the future of downtown at a town hall on March 22, 2018.

  • STAR CITY Downtown Master Plan.jpg

    Sydney Cromwell

    The Heart of Homewood downtown master planning committee presents goals and a draft map for the future of downtown at a town hall on March 22, 2018.

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    Sydney Cromwell

    The Heart of Homewood downtown master planning committee presents goals and a draft map for the future of downtown at a town hall on March 22, 2018.

  • STAR CITY Downtown Master Plan3.jpg

    Sydney Cromwell

    The Heart of Homewood downtown master planning committee presents goals and a draft map for the future of downtown at a town hall on March 22, 2018.

  • STAR CITY Downtown Master Plan5.jpg

    Sydney Cromwell

    The Heart of Homewood downtown master planning committee presents goals and a draft map for the future of downtown at a town hall on March 22, 2018.

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