Economic Development

March 2018 – Monthly Development Review

April 10, 2018

A new hotel at Bridge Street topped non-residential building permits issued last month. Residential permits nearly doubled year-over-year. Non-Residential Permits Over $100,000 in Huntsville city limits Orange: Contract amount greater than $1 Million Green: Contract amount between $500,000-$999,999 Blue: Contract amount between $100,000-$499,999 Contract amounts are approximated. Data source: City of Huntsville Inspections [more]

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Stats & Facts – Week of March 12, 2018

March 16, 2018

Read time: 1 minute Brackets Busted and Budgets Busted March Madness causes corporate losses of $6.3 billion in lost productivity, according to WalletHub. What are the odds of filling out a perfect bracket? 1 in 9.2 quintillion. Fresh Fish in a Fresh Spot Oshi Poke Bowl and Sushi is now [more]

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Site Study Recommends Downtown Location for New Municipal Complex

March 16, 2018

City leaders have published the final report from the first phase of a site study and concept plan for a new municipal complex conducted by Goodwyn Mills Cawood (GMC), the architectural and engineering firm retained to work on the analysis in February 2017.  The administration [more]

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Stats & Facts – Week of March 5, 2018

March 8, 2018

Read time: 1 minute Carbo Load Before Your Run New locations for Huntsville Pediatric Associates and Edgar’s Bakery are going into a new 35,000 square foot building at the site of the former Copeland’s near the corner of Airport and the Parkway adjacent to John Hunt Park. Let the [more]

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Stats & Facts – Week of February 26, 2018

March 2, 2018

Read time: 1 minute Time to Visit Mickey Mouse Silver Airways announced it will start daily nonstop service between Orlando International Airport (MCO) and Huntsville International Airport on May 23, 2018. Gather your brunch bunch Metro Diner will open a location in Huntsville on Airport Road. The Florida-based chain will open in [more]

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