Council talks budget, waste disposal and more 

By Madeline Burbank  The Montevallo City Council had its first reading of the 2022-2023 fiscal budget at their Sept. 12 meeting. This budget included the Montevallo Police Department receiving $1,817,255 and American Rescue Plan Act…

Shoal Creek expansion and art show 

By Josie Shaw  The City of Montevallo’s expansion in tourism will now be carried out in local parks.   During August’s monthly Chamber of Commerce Luncheon, it was announced that a new accessible trail loop will…

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City looking into community center project 

By Cady Inabinett  The Montevallo City Council voted at their Aug. 8 meeting to allow the Dewayne Moore Foundation to conduct surveys to determine the feasibility of constructing a Montevallo Community and Recreation Center.   Mayor…

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Council approves Orr Park creek bank restoration 

By Cady Inabinett, News editor  Montevallo’s city council unanimously approved the allocation of $17,400 of Montevallo Development Cooperative District funds for restoration work along the creek bank in Orr Park at their May 23 meeting. …

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City council discusses future of Shoal Creek Park

By Cady Inabinett, News editor  The Montevallo City Council voted to enter into a memorandum of understanding with the Shoal Creek Park Foundation at their May 9 meeting. This agreement allows the foundation to move…

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Council hosts public hearing on former frat house 

By Cady Inabinett, News editor  The Montevallo City Council hosted a public hearing about changing the designation of the former Alpha Tau Omega fraternity house in order to allow the current property owner to convert…