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Mountain Brook City Council 8-13-18

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Mountain Brook City Council seeks to work with Homewood, Birmingham and Jefferson County on the project. more

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Officials said they received positive comments at the public information session regarding the future roundabouts in Mountain Brook Village. more

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Together with the city of Birmingham and ALDOT, the city of Mountain Brook is hosting a public open house on June 20 about the project for the intersection of Cahaba Road, Culver Road, U.S. 280 and Lane Park Road. more

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The city discussed a cost-sharing agreement with Birmingham to use federal transportation funds to construct a roundabout at the intersection of Lane Parke Road, Cahaba Road and Culver Road to improve traffic flow. more

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The state Department of Transportation is monitoring a four-arrow traffic signal on Highway 280 and considering locations for more. more

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The U.S. 280 westbound outside (right) lane will be closed from Green Valley Road to Overton Road from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., according to a release from the Alabama Department of Transportation. more

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The group has planned a shutdown of The Summit’s U.S. 280 entrance Friday at 3 p.m. and asked participating protesters to wear black. At 4:30 p.m., there will be a “die-in” at the Riverchase Galleria food court. more

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0513 280 Intersections Construction

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ALDOT plans to begin installation the morning of Dec. 18 after rush hour if all parts are in and the weather is appropriate. more

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Village Living polled 102 Mountain Brook residents about their thoughts on how U.S. 280 traffic is flowing now that ALDOT’s intersection improvements have been completed. more

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0513 280 Intersections Construction

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The Overton Road intersection with U.S. 280 will be closed for approximately nine days starting Friday, Oct. 25 at 8 p.m more

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1212 Cherokee Road 280 Intersection

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“Right-turn only.” Over the last 10 months, these words have rung like sirens in the ears of Mountain Brook residents who drive on U.S. 280. Now, they’re a reality. more

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0513 280 Intersections Construction

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Beginning with Mountain Brook Plaza and moving east down U.S. 280, here is a summary of what drivers can expect to encounter at the updated intersections: more

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1212 Cherokee Road 280 Intersection

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At 7 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 2, contractors will begin steps to put traffic on U.S. 280 through Mountain Brook into its permanent state. more

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0513 280 Intersections Construction

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The Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) has begun its project to improve traffic flow on U.S. 280. more

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1212 Cherokee Road 280 Intersection

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The Mountain Brook City Council met with Governor Robert Bentley Thursday morning, March 14 regarding modifications to the Alabama Department of Transportation plan for the Cherokee Road and Hampton Inn intersections on U.S. 280. more

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0213 ALDOT Meeting

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With ALDOT Director John Cooper’s word, what can be expected by November 2013 is a much different system of traffic flow surrounding the Cherokee Road and Hampton Inn/Kovac Center intersections. more

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The City of Mountain Brook will hold a workshop on the revised plans on Wednesday, Feb. 6 at the Mountain Brook Junior High Auditorium located at 205 Overbrook Road. ALDOT employees and representatives of Skipper Consulting will be present. more

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Mountain Brook residents have voiced numerous safety concerns with ALDOT's proposed changes to intersections on U.S. 280. After extending the deadline an additional week, today marks the final day the organization will accept comments on its plan. more

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1112 ALDOT Highway 280 Plans

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Here, find the proposed plan for each intersection along Highway 280 and see how you could be affected if ALDOT's new plans are approved. more

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The Alabama Department of Transportation revealed its $15 million improvement plan for U.S. Highway 280 on Monday, Nov. 19 at the Cahaba Grand Conference Center. more

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