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The deal is contingent on the sale of Greendale Apartments to a third-party developer, which will be approved at a later meeting. Read more

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The board of education approved the addition after golf balls were found on the playground in August. Read more

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The council also discussed the recent construction of a concrete island at the intersection of Gentilly Drive and Columbiana Road. Read more

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The city posted a short update on its Facebook page, announcing the update, as well as positive news about the park's new pools. Read more

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The deal has not been finalized, and is likely dependent on an agreement between the city and the property owner that will be voted on this coming Monday at a council meeting. Read more

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The Alabama Department of Environmental Management found the city is "deficient" when it comes to controlling erosion at construction sites. Read more

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The council also approved various resolutions and ordinances in a short meeting. Read more

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The fire department is accepting toys through Thursday, December 12. Read more

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Work to prepare the old Berry High campus to be the new Pizitz Middle School continues. Read more

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The city also became the first in Alabama to be declared a "Human Trafficking Free Zone." Read more

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The council also heard about the city's plan to be declared a human-trafficking free zone. Read more

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Legislators from the over-the-mountain area gathered to discuss multiple topics related to education on Nov. 18. Read more

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The incentive agreement will be given to the automotive group in exchange for Serra granting the city right-of-way access it needs to complete the Massey Road project. Read more

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Tony Cooper is retiring as the mission's executive director at the end of 2019, after almost 30 years of leading the ministry. Read more

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Homes in Vestavia Hills and Mountain Brook, including the home of the president of Samford University in Homewood, will be on display during this year’s Legacy League Home Tour. Read more

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The policy, named after a 10-year-old Montgomery student who committed suicide, allows schools to investigate online bullying if its effects carry over to the school campus. Read more

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Tower Homes will build 11 townhomes on the property, which currently houses apartment units. Read more

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The road is closed due to an overturned vehicle. Read more

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Two businesses won silver awards, while one, Leaf & Petal, took home gold. Read more

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The property will be used as a parking lot at the new Vestavia Hills Elementary Dolly Ridge. Read more

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    Members of the Vestavia Hills City Council talk ahead of the Jan. 27 meeting at Vestavia Hills City Hall.

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    VHCS Superintendent Todd Freeman, accompanied by VHHS theater teacher Jamie Stephenson, honors theater students who recently competed at the Trumbauer State Theater Festival, taking home superior honors.

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    Margaret and Charles Farrell at their home in Vestavia Hills on Jan. 6. The Farrells have been married since September of 1961.

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    Margaret Farrell rests her hand over her husbands Charles’ at their home in Vestavia Hills on Jan. 6. The Farrells have been married since September 1961.

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    Barbara Fowler with the Child Trafficking Solutions Project and Christie Peters with the Junior League of Birmingham receive a declaration naming January as Human Trafficking Awareness Month.

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    Dr. Audie Woolley will be named the Distinguished Citizen of the Year by Leadership Vestavia Hills on Feb. 25

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