The Economic and Community Development Department team is positioned to help businesses large and small with their specific needs. Our team serves as the one-stop-shop for all business attraction, expansion, and retention efforts for the City of Hoover. Our experienced team is here to support your project at no cost to the prospect or developer.
How we can help new or expanding businesses
Site selection services for any type of commercial, industrial, flex, or office use
Market demographics and workforce data
Customized site visits to properties and city
Workforce development liaison and consultation
Incentives applications and analysis
Zoning consultation of conditions and requirements
Local permitting assistance including:
Certificate of Occupancy
Building Construction Permitting
Mobile Food Unit Permit
Alcohol Sales Permit
The Roadmap for Doing Business in Hoover is a downloadable tool to guide you through the steps to opening a new business in the city.