Economic Development

Stats & Facts – Week of April 17, 2017

April 20, 2017

Read time: 1 minute   Aw, it’s so cute. And tiny. Washington Street Park – the City’s first micro park – is open.  The park is located at the end of the alley behind UG White and Pints & Pixels. Welcome, PCI Aviation! The Poarch Band of Creek Indians has established [more]

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March 2017: Monthly Development Review

April 12, 2017

Topgolf and a new restaurant at Bridge Street Town Centre were among the non-residential permits issued last month. Residential permits decreased, while CO’s increased 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. [more]

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Stats & Facts – Week of April 10, 2017

April 12, 2017

Read time: 1 minute   We’re focused on jobs. Aerojet Rocketdyne is adding 700 jobs in Huntsville to develop, manufacture, and manage next-generation rocket engines. Publix expansion Publix is continuing to expand in Huntsville. It will anchor the recently announced Shoppes at Redstone Square with plans to open in August 2018. A [more]

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Stats & Facts – Week of April 3, 2017

April 6, 2017

Read time: 1 minute   Huntsville area’s growth Alabama’s population could increase by 500,000 by 2040, says The University of Alabama. In the Huntsville Metro, Madison County could grow to 451,043 from 334,811  and Limestone County could grow to 126,617 from 82,782. The Huntsville Metro grew by 15 people a [more]

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Stats & Facts – Week of March 27, 2017

March 31, 2017

Read time: 1 minute   Cali to Hsv Arete, a CA-based tech company, is establishing a Huntsville presence. More beer Yellowhammer Brewing is planning a $1.2 million expansion to include added production space, a distillery, event, and a Biergarten. We’ve got space The global space industry is estimated to be approximately $324 billion, [more]

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