By MIA BASS
Board of Equalization nomination. Robert Thomason was nominated to the Board of Equalization for the city of Mountain Brook.
Internet sale for excess Park Board equipment. Internet auctions will be used to sell the following items: two Grounds Master Toro Mowers, five Stihl weed eaters, three Redmax weed eaters, one Bush Hog, various computer monitors, printers and processors, three 19” HP flat screen monitors and one 19” CTX flat screen monitor.
Mountain Brook repays Irondale. After the April 27 tornadoes, Irondale sent one truck and one worker for two weeks to assist Mountain Brook in debris cleanup. The Council agreed to pay back Irondale (the estimate between $8,000 and $10,000) for their assistance. Mountain Brook hopes FEMA will reimburse the City for this expense.
RBC Bank to be built in former Leaf & Petal. The Council approved a conditional use for RBC to take down the existing Leaf & Petal building in Mountain Brook Village and rebuild. The proposed new building will be less square footage than Leaf & Petal and there will be 6 on-site parking spaces in addition to 9 on the road. Leaf & Petal will keep its location at the Summit and at Birmingham Botanical Gardens.