Economic Development

September 2018 – Monthly Development Review

October 9, 2018

More than $56 million in non-residential building permits were issued in September. Residential permits and CO’s decreased year-over-year. Residential Permits (new construction) in Huntsville city limits: In September, 122 housing units were permitted, 104 single- and 18 multi-family. The top tract for building permits last month was 112 [more]

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Mayor Battle Statement on United Launch Alliance Contract Announcement

September 27, 2018

Mayor Tommy Battle congratulates United Launch Alliance and Blue Origin on ULA’s selection of Blue Origin to build the advanced booster engine for the Vulcan Centaur rocket system. “Congratulations to United Launch Alliance and to Blue Origin! After a lengthy due diligence period by ULA, today’s [more]

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Senator Shelby Announces $29.1 Million Grant for Huntsville Airport

September 18, 2018

U.S. Senator Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) today announced that the Huntsville-Madison County Airport Authority will benefit from a $29.115 million federal Airport Improvement Program (AIP) grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT).  The funding will be used for the construction of a new taxiway [more]

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August 2018 – Monthly Development Review

September 5, 2018

An expansion of the VBC was among the top non-residential permits issued last month. Residential permits and CO’s decreased year-over-year. Residential Permits (new construction) in Huntsville city limits: In August, 97 housing units were permitted, all single-family. The top tract for building permits last month was 113 [more]

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Redstone Arsenal Joint Land Use Study Hosts Public Workshop Aug. 21

August 9, 2018

PARTNERING WITH OUR NEIGHBOR REDSTONE ARSENAL – YOUR INPUT MATTERS! You are invited to a public workshop Aug. 21 regarding compatibility planning around Redstone Arsenal. The workshop is part of the ongoing development of the Joint Land Use Study (JLUS) to address compatibility planning between Redstone Arsenal [more]

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