Economic Development

City of Huntsville heads to market

February 21, 2018

In a special session Wednesday afternoon, Huntsville City Council approved the sale of a series of general obligation warrants valued at approximately $131 million. The monies will be used to fund a series of public improvement projects in Huntsville’s capital plans and to help finance incentives [more]

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Revised Greenway Plan Expands Network and Partnerships

January 31, 2018

After months of public input and planning, the City of Huntsville has updated its Greenway Plan to reflect the community’s vision for an expanded system of connected trails and greenways to serve as recreation and transportation corridors. The revised plan calls for more than 312 miles [more]

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Huntsville Earns “Straight A” Financial Report Card

January 26, 2018

For the 10th straight year, two of the nation’s top credit rating agencies assigned the City of Huntsville their highest scores. Standard & Poor’s Rating Services awarded Huntsville a rating of “AAA” and Moody’s Investors Service awarded a rating of “Aaa,” each company reaffirming their prior [more]

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Stats & Facts – Week of January 22, 2018

January 26, 2018

Read time: 1 minute   Home Sales Ending on a High Note 569 homes sold during December 2017. That is a 34% increase over December 2016. We’ve got a tool for that Northern Tool + Equipment will open its newest Alabama location in Huntsville on Governors West. A Hub for HUBZone Companies The [more]

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December 2017 – Monthly Development Review

January 23, 2018

New retail buildings at Redstone Gateway were the top non-residential building permits issued last month. Residential permits and certificates of occupancy (CO’s) decreased year-over-year. Residential Permits (new construction) in Huntsville city limits: In December, 70 housing units were permitted, all single-family. The top tract for building permits last month [more]

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