Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

In addition to public projects, two of Vestavia’s most prominent commercial properties will also see development in the coming year. more

Dec 21, 2017 10:54 AM News

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

As development continues near Cahaba River, stakeholders try to balance growth, conservation. more

Jun 23, 2017 11:55 AM , People


Photos by Sarah Finnegan.

Everything in city government takes time. That is City Manager Jeff Downes’ reminder for residents as they watch and consider what will happen to the former Altadena Valley Country Club property off Acton Road. more

Oct 3, 2016 7:34 AM News


Courtesy of Dan Fritts.

Construction crews are busy at work in the Patchwork Farms area of Vestavia Hills, and the scope of change is only expected to increase in the coming months. more

May 26, 2016 2:19 PM Businesses

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Photo courtesy of Sanders Capital Partners.

Although the bulk of construction work is yet to begin, two separate projects in Liberty Park will bring both retail space and business offices to the neighborhood. more

May 26, 2016 2:15 PM Businesses

Altadena Ridge

Courtesy of Harris Doyle

Know what to expect in Vestavia Hills this year, from retail and commercial openings to construction of new subdivisions and continued road work. more

Dec 28, 2015 3:57 PM News

Liberty Park

Courtesy of Liberty Park Joint Venture

Know what to expect in Vestavia Hills in 2016, from retail and commercial openings to construction of new subdivisions and continued road work. more

Dec 28, 2015 3:57 PM News

Cahaba Heights Development Meeting

Emily Featherston

The Vestavia Hills City Council voted Oct. 26 to postpone a vote on rezoning lots on Dolly Ridge Road and Oakview Lane for a mixed-use building to Dec. 14, with a new first-reading on Nov. 23. more

Oct 26, 2015 10:53 PM News 3 Comments

Cahaba Heights Lemonade Stand

Sydney Cromwell

Saturday's lemonade stand was an effort to get more names on a petition opposing the development, which has been recommended by the planning commission. more

Oct 24, 2015 4:59 PM News

Cahaba Heights Apartments

Sydney Cromwell

On Monday, the Cahaba Heights Community Foundation filed for its 501(c)3 nonprofit status. Brady said the nonprofit’s goal will be to preserve the Cahaba Heights community master plan. more

Oct 14, 2015 2:42 PM News


Erica Techo

Development has recently been a popular discussion in the Cahaba Heights area. more

Jul 30, 2015 1:14 PM News

4700 Colonnade

Erica Techo

The 4700 Colonnade apartment complex started pre-leasing units in the last few weeks. Tenants are expected to be able to move in this fall. more

Jul 24, 2015 4:25 PM News

Over the next 18 months, Vestavia Hills construction projects will include Sprouts Farmers Market, new City Hall, America’s First Federal Credit Union and Patchwork Farms development. more

Feb 24, 2015 10:19 AM News

A public hearing to discuss the results of the Cahaba Heights Charrette and Cahaba Heights Community Plan with with the planning and zoning commission is scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 8 at 6 p.m. at City Hall. more

Dec 19, 2014 1:26 PM News 1 Comments

Town Hall Meeting

Photo by Madison Miller.

During the Dec. 2 meeting, discussion focused on development options for the commercial district surrounding Pump House Road, Cahaba Heights Road and Dolly Ridge Road. more

Dec 2, 2014 9:44 PM News

Pending City Council approval, the building on Rocky Ridge Road could open its doors as a new restaurant, effective January 1. more

Oct 29, 2014 12:12 PM News

Six years after an official Cahaba Heights Community Plan was made, the city is taking concrete steps forward with improvements. more

Oct 29, 2014 11:54 AM News

Patchwork Farms

Photo courtesy of City of Vestavia Hills.

Less than one year after the planning charette he helped organize, City Manager Jeff Downes has delivered what he considers to be a big economic development win for Vestavia Hills. more

Sep 23, 2014 3:22 PM News 1 Comments

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