Attached is the Gardendale Chamber of Commerce‘s official Press Release for the State of the City Address. The State of the City event is held every year and gives the Mayor of Gardendale a chance to address the past year and the vision for the next year. Mayor Hogeland has always done an exceptional job for the city of Gardendale, and this event is one we at the North Jefferson Post encourage anyone who can to attend!
The Official Press Release
Gardendale Chamber of Commerce
April 6, 2022
GARDENDALE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE APRIL LUNCHEON – STATE OF THE CITY ADDRESS
The Gardendale Chamber of Commerce is hosting its April Chamber Luncheon where Mayor Stan Hogeland will present his State of the City address to those in attendance and via Facebook live broadcast. He will share about the wonderful things currently happening and in store for our community—restaurants coming, development of the baseball complex, and more.
The event will be held at the Gardendale Civic Center (857 Main Street – Gardendale, Alabama 35071) on Thursday, April 14, 2022 from 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM. Lunch will be served from 11:30 – 11:50, and at 11:50 the program will start.
Last Year’s State of the City Address
- In 2020 Revenue was up 5% even with covid.
- Apartments on Odum scheduled to open
- Snow Rogers elementary tornado shelter
- Brand new synthetic turf on GHS football field
- The city gave 250k to local schools
- Remodeled Racetrac opened
- Marriot Springhill suites opened
- Almost 250 new homes were built in 2020
- New walking trail around city hall and new ADA compliant sidewalks on Main Street
- New Youth Recreation Complex to be built
- Restaurants are on the way.
Come grow with Gardendale
The City of Gardendale has been inviting everyone to “Come grow with us” for the past few years. Along with that saying you can hear Mayor Hogeland saying “Greater things are yet to be done in this city”. One saying shows the vision and faith of what is in store for Gardendale. The other invites others to join this great journey for the standout city of Gardendale Alabama. We will be at the State of the City address, will you?
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