Mountain Brook City Council

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Lexi Coon.

While no formal decisions were made, local council members and city officials were able to express their concerns to their representatives. more

Jan 4, 2018 4:19 PM News 1 Comments

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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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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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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


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After rejecting an expiring bid for a bridge crossing Shades Creek along Jemison Trail, city officials are exploring their options for the project. more

Oct 27, 2017 3:04 PM People


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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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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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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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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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Lexi Coon

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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Phases two and three of the sidewalk project have been switched, and the city will be moving forward with the Canterbury Road closure traffic study. Council also approved a moratorium on new short-term rentals and new short-term rental reservations. more

Jul 24, 2017 8:44 PM News

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The stop signs will be placed at the intersections of Wimbleton Drive and Dunbarton Drive; Shambley Drive and Warrington Road; and Westmoreland Drive and Ryecroft Road. more

Jun 26, 2017 10:09 PM News

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The council voted 3-2 to give Chester's International a conditional use to open the facility in a space zoned for retail -- but with a possible time limit. more

May 22, 2017 11:02 PM Businesses


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The date for a public hearing for the Master Sidewalk Plan has yet to be finalized, but city manager Sam Gaston said they are looking to have it around mid-June. more

May 8, 2017 9:33 PM News

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Projects included mile markers along the sidewalk connecting the villages, a community mural and the kick-off event for Mountain Brook's 75th anniversary celebrations. more

Apr 10, 2017 9:54 PM News

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After adjusting initial plans, the city council has chosen a plan for the bridge that will use micropiles to anchor the bridge. more

Jan 23, 2017 8:21 PM News

During the Fields Meeting on Jan. 20, officials discussed possible plans to renovate the MBJH football field and the MBHS baseball field. more

Jan 20, 2017 11:24 AM Schools

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The new amendments on building limitations were passed as an ordinance during the city council meeting on Jan. 10. more

Jan 10, 2017 10:02 PM News

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While Schoel Engineering originally hoped for rock to be close to surface level for the foundation, further testing revealed the rock lies 10 feet below. more

Jan 10, 2017 9:15 PM News

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In addition to reviewing a variety of resolutions, city officials will be holding a public hearing on Jan. 10 to discuss amendments that will address building limitations in residential districts, use exemptions and accessory buildings on lots. more

Jan 9, 2017 10:35 AM News

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