News & Updates
Category: Development

May 2019 – Monthly Development Review

Building permits were issued for approximately $20 million in non-residential projects last month. Residential CO’s doubled year-over-year. Residential Permits (new construction) in Huntsville city limits: In May, 145 housing units were permitted, 130 single- and 15 multi-family. The top tract for building permits last month was 113 [more]

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Huntsville earns national rankings for safe street policies and biking improvements

Huntsville’s commitment to making streets safer and more bike and pedestrian friendly has recently earned the City two national accolades. A Best City for Bikes People for Bikes reviewed biking infrastructure in 509 cities and Huntsville ranked 37th in its annual rating of  The Best Cities for [more]

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April 2019 – Monthly Development Review

New industrial projects topped the list of the largest non-residential building permits issued in April. Residential permits and CO’s both increased year-over-year. Residential Permits (new construction) in Huntsville city limits: In April, 439 housing units were permitted, 152 single- and 287 multi-family. The top tract for building [more]

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March 2019 – Monthly Development Review

The Johnson Legacy Complex in North Huntsville was one of the largest non-residential building permits issued in March. Residential CO’s more than doubled year-over-year due to an increase in new apartment units. Residential Permits (new construction) in Huntsville city limits: In March, 107 housing units were permitted, [more]

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February 2019 – Monthly Development Review

Office and retail projects were among the list of non-residential building permits issued in February. Residential permits and CO’s both increased more than 20 percent year-over-year. Residential Permits (new construction) in Huntsville city limits: In February, 173 housing units were permitted, including 143 single- and 30 multi-family. The [more]

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January 2019 – Monthly Development Review

New office buildings topped the list of non-residential building permits issued in January. Residential permits increased year-over-year. Residential Permits (new construction) in Huntsville city limits: In January, 127 housing units were permitted, all single-family. The top tract for building permits last month was 109.01 (Hampton Cove), where 34 [more]

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December 2018 – Monthly Development Review

Initial work on the Mazda-Toyota plant in Limestone County were among the non-residential building permits issued in December. Residential permits increased year-over-year. Residential Permits (new construction) in Huntsville city limits: In December, 77 housing units were permitted, all single-family. The top tract for building permits last month was [more]

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City of Huntsville Holiday Hours for week of December 24, 2018

City of Huntsville municipal offices will be closed for non essential personnel on Monday, December 24 and Tuesday, December 25 in observation of the Christmas holiday. Normal operating hours will resume on Wednesday, December 26. Garbage Pick Up Schedule for Week of December 24 City of Huntsville [more]

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November 2018 – Monthly Development Review

Industrial expansions and a hotel renovation were among the top non-residential building permits in November. Residential permits and CO’s decreased year-over-year. Residential Permits (new construction) in Huntsville city limits: In November, 109 housing units were permitted, 103 single- and 6 multi-family. The top tract for building permits last [more]

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Mayor Battle unveils Huntsville’s BIG Picture Master Plan

After four years of planning, more than 200 public workshops and lectures, a 24/7 online idea forum and an informative traveling exhibition, Mayor Tommy Battle and City leaders unveiled The BIG Picture master plan in its new, user-friendly, interactive digital format. Available at BigPictureHuntsville.com, it is [more]

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