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The city dedicated its new police and fire training facility to former Mayor Terry Oden, who served the city of Mountain Brook for over 20 years. more

Oct 13, 2017 1:30 PM News

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Council members heard updates regarding the second phase of Lane Parke and approved the study of two sections of roadway for a grant to assist in the master sidewalk plan. more

Oct 9, 2017 8:58 PM News


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Gov. Kay Ivey issued a state of emergency for the entire state Friday. more

Oct 7, 2017 4:41 PM News

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The commission recommended to council the approval of rezoning and the use of alternate exterior materials after review by Village Design Review. The Overton Condos are expected to go before Vestavia planning and zoning commission on Oct. 12. more

Oct 2, 2017 9:07 PM News

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Council members approved the extension with the request to both beautify the barrier to match the city's aesthetics and improve signage to locate shops along Canterbury Road. more

Sep 25, 2017 9:19 PM News

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Sarah Finnegan

Jefferson County Commissioner David Carrington announced Wednesday he would discontinue his campaign. more

Sep 13, 2017 3:48 PM News

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Public input will be used to select about eight intersections that will then go through a traffic analysis. more

Sep 13, 2017 10:49 AM News

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The Mountain Brook City Council passed an ordinance at its Sept. 11 meeting that sets the minimum period for short-term rentals at 30 days. more

Sep 11, 2017 10:02 PM News 1 Comments

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The National Weather Service has also issued a wind advisory through the morning of Sept. 12. more

Sep 10, 2017 8:45 PM , News

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The Henley Park event space is the first of three phases to improve the zoo. more

Sep 7, 2017 8:02 PM News


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The request will now move forward to the City Council at a future meeting. more

Sep 5, 2017 9:57 PM News

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The Emmet O'Neal Library will also be closed Sept. 2-4 and will resume normal hours on Sept. 5. more

Sep 1, 2017 10:31 AM News

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City Manager Sam Gaston described it as having “not a lot of frills,” but with some capital projects lined up as well as one new position. more

Aug 30, 2017 5:07 PM News


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Items requested include bottled water, new blankets, toothbrushes, toothpaste, diapers, canned dog and cat food, cleaning supplies, saline solution and trash bags. more

Aug 29, 2017 10:50 AM News

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Lexi Coon

Officials hope to have a better course of action regarding potential future sidewalks to the road after the preliminary engineering and drainage project from the residual APPLE grant funds. more

Aug 28, 2017 8:12 PM News


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Motorists traveling through the Mountain Brook area should exercise caution. more

Aug 28, 2017 4:39 PM News

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With a variance of five feet, managing partner Ron Durham said they will not be adding new floors or additional units to the building and the building will still be three floors in height. more

Aug 21, 2017 7:49 PM News

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Although this was the third meeting that zoning along Pumphouse Road was discussed, no decisions were made, and the item was carried over to commission’s next agenda. more

Aug 16, 2017 9:52 AM News

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Once construction crews have broken ground it is estimated that the bridge project would be completed in three months. more

Aug 14, 2017 8:46 PM News

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Sonny Jones with Birmingham Water Works said for the project along the exit ramp to be fully completed, they need eight more weeks of dry weather. more

Aug 14, 2017 1:00 PM News

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