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Lexi Coon.

Overton Village Condos was originally proposed by developer Ron Durham with Overton Condos, LLC as a 41-unit development on 2 acres along Overton Road, behind the shopping center containing Magic Muffin. more

Dec 11, 2017 11:06 PM News


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In addition to many recognitions, board members reviewed a request for two new classes, a bandwidth upgrade and a facilities safety upgrade. more

Dec 11, 2017 6:01 PM News

0513 280 Intersections Construction

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Sections of Montrose Road, Mountain Park Circle, Mountain Lane, Old Trace Road and Overhill Road will be affected. more

Dec 4, 2017 7:40 PM News

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Lexi Coon.

Council members approved a combined flood study along Little Shades Creek as well as two grant applications for sidewalks along Dunbarton Drive and Pine Ridge Road. more

Nov 27, 2017 9:12 PM News


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While last year’s winter holidays fell on a weekend and made office closings a little easier, this year, Christmas and New Year’s are both on a Monday. more

Nov 16, 2017 10:02 AM News

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Council members voted to carry the public hearing to the meeting scheduled for Dec. 11. more

Nov 13, 2017 11:12 PM News

Overton Village Protest

Sarah Finnegan

The Mountain Brook City Council will hold a public hearing on the issue on Monday, Nov. 13. more

Nov 10, 2017 12:48 PM News


Erica Techo.

This is the first positive rabies diagnosis the city of Mountain Brook has had in four years. more

Nov 1, 2017 3:10 PM News

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By Keith McCoy

All traffic entering Crestline will be stopped at 3:45 p.m. for the start of the parade at 4 p.m., but should resume around 5 p.m. with the completion of the parade. more

Oct 30, 2017 3:17 PM News


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With two holidays in November, the city of Mountain Brook and its schools are observing both Veterans Day and Thanksgiving with various closings. more

Oct 27, 2017 2:48 PM News


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It’s often in the first year of a new job when employees learn the most, and for new City Council member Phil Black and Mayor Stewart Welch, this is not an exception. more

Oct 24, 2017 12:13 PM News


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Each year, the city of Mountain Brook tries to make itself better through capital projects. more

Oct 24, 2017 12:10 PM News

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There are 11 sets of intersections labeled as a high priority that fit within the budgeted funding for the study throughout the city, according to a presentation at tonight's meeting, although city officials did not make any decisions tonight more

Oct 23, 2017 9:12 PM News

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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

City Road Mountain Brook VIllage 1

By Keith McCoy

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

Dec 2017

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