Photo by Emily Featherston.

The Vestavia Hills Board of Education is expecting to remain in comfortable financial position going into the 2018 fiscal year. more


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Asia Burns

The council also heard presentations from area special-interest groups and nonprofits at the rescheduled September meeting. more


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Emily Featherston

The meeting was the superintendent's final with the district. more


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Emily Featherston

Officials say the total $37,185,611 budget will allow the city to shore up several departments, while moving ahead in many others. more


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Emily Featherston

Contracts for trash, right of way maintenance and pest control were approved. more


Jacob Lipford

Photo courtesy of Lauren Miller

During the challenge, students have to manage their money for 10 weeks, and senior Jacob Lipford and junior Emily Vick placed in the top 22. more


City Council

Photo by Katie Turpen.

The City Council Meeting starts at 5 p.m. The full agenda is available online. more


Taking into account the revenue forecast and the department requests we’ve received, I am pleased to report that we will have a balanced budget. more

Mayor's Minute

When you spend $1 in the city and the register rings up $1.09, do you ever wonder what happens to that 9 cents? “Shop Vestavia Hills” — you hear it all over town, and that 9 cents is why. more

, News


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Local legislators addressed funding, school safety, the Alabama Accountability Act and more during the meeting. more


The Vestavia Hills City Council could approve the use of grant money to fund more than $100,000 in upgrades at the Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest. more


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May 2018