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BOCAR to Add 300+ jobs in North Alabama

BOCAR, a leading Tier 1 automotive supplier, plans to invest $115 million in a new plant to be built in Huntsville in Limestone County. The company will hire more than 300 people, adding to the state’s booming automotive manufacturing sector. BOCAR company leaders made the announcement [more]

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How to properly dispose of fall leaves

Now that fall has sneaked right in, there’s a good chance that your yard is proving the seasons have changed. The autumn leaves are now a challenge for many residents, and for the City of Huntsville as well. Chris McNeese, Director of Public Works for the City [more]

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Alabama’s ‘Big 5’ mayors meet in Birmingham

The mayors of Alabama’s five largest cities gathered Wednesday and Thursday in Birmingham to share ideas and best practices from their respective communities. The “Big 5” mayors, representing Birmingham, Huntsville, Mobile, Montgomery and Tuscaloosa, meet quarterly to discuss issues they can work on together. The meeting was [more]

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Senior Pets are Special – November Free Adoption Package

Age has its privileges. At Huntsville Animal Services, senior dogs and cats are often the last to be adopted even though they are the most gentle and settled of shelter pets needing a loving home. Older pets are typically housebroken, obedient, calm and quiet, and get along with other animals. These seniors make wonderful family pets and deserve to [more]

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City Council – Highlights from the Nov. 2, 2017 Meeting

Planning & Development Council voted to rezone 171.41 acres of land lying east and south of Liberty Hill Road and east of Opportunity Boulevard to Planned Industrial District for the North Huntsville Industrial Park. Approved a decrease in the price of land for sale in North [more]

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Sweet Halloween Treats – FREE Pet Adoptions!

Nothing spooky about his offer! This Halloween week, dogs and cats may be adopted at no charge from Huntsville Animal Services. Visit the Animal Shelter Monday through Saturday and embark on the best Trick or Treat adventure to hunt for your sweetest pet. Those dressed in [more]

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Show Your #RedWhiteBlueHsv

Mayor Tommy Battle and the City of Huntsville are gearing up for Veterans Day celebrations and invite the public to help honor those who serve or have served in our military. From Nov. 2 – 12, we’re asking residents to show their red, white, and blue [more]

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Housing Expo for Entry Level Homeowners Nov. 4 at Campus No. 805

The City of Huntsville’s Community Development Department is hosting a Housing Expo on Saturday, November 4, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the Stone Event Center at Campus No. 805, 2620 Clinton Avenue West. This half-day event, free to the public, will provide valuable information and [more]

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Parsons Global Tech Company Expands Huntsville footprint and adds 50 new jobs

Mayor Tommy Battle joined leaders from Parsons today in announcing an expansion of the global engineering firm’s Huntsville location to include a new 25,000 square-foot high-bay facility and an additional 50 new jobs. The new facility at 401 Diamond Drive will give Parsons greater capability to accommodate a [more]

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Public input requested on Joint Land Use Study with Redstone Arsenal

Huntsville area residents are invited to the first public workshop regarding compatibility planning around Redstone Arsenal The City of Huntsville is hosting the first public workshop for the Redstone Arsenal Joint Land Use Study on October 30, from 6 – 8 p.m., at the U.S. Space [more]

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