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With no ice rink, Mobile trying to figure out what it wants for Christmas

With no ice rink, Mobile trying to figure out what it wants for Christmas

The Mobile City Council's budget discussions took a sleigh-ride detour on Tuesday, with the revelation that the city won't present an ice-skating rink this winter but could opt to...
City-county rent dispute roils Mobile budget talks

City-county rent dispute roils Mobile budget talks

It's not every day that a reference to "Blazing Saddles" works its way into Mobile City Council discussions, but it happened Tuesday morning as talks over the city's 2018 budget...
Following Kamden Johnson death, Mobile council calls for state daycare regulation

Following Kamden Johnson death, Mobile council calls for state daycare regulation

Following the death of 5-year-old Kamden Johnson, the Mobile City Council has unanimously issued a call for the state legislature to tighten regulation of daycares and other...
Stimpson offers conservative 2018 budget; council talks start Tuesday

Stimpson offers conservative 2018 budget; council talks start Tuesday

On Tuesday, the Mobile City Council will begin formal consideration of a proposed 2018 budget that involves a little bit of belt-tightening....
Mobile agrees to sell City Hall North for apartment project

Mobile agrees to sell City Hall North for apartment project

The Mobile City Council has approved the sale of the Water Street building known as City Hall North, clearing its way for redevelopment as an apartment complex, and a consultant on...
Mobile near deal to sell Water Street building; would become residential development

Mobile near deal to sell Water Street building; would become residential development

It appears a prominent derelict property - and one that happens to be owned by the city - will join the roster of major residential developments under way in downtown Mobile....
Groundbreaking finally at hand for major downtown Mobile apartment project

Groundbreaking finally at hand for major downtown Mobile apartment project

After a lengthy wait, the Meridian at the Port project - billed as downtown Mobile's biggest residential development since the 1950s - is just a few days from a groundbreaking....