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Planning Department

The Planning Department provides for the orderly growth, development, and redevelopment of the City of Huntsville. Its employees strive to prepare for the present and future growth of the City of Huntsville through the implementation of responsible planning initiatives and priorities.

The Planning Department is comprised of the following divisions and areas of responsibility:

  • Community Development
  • Long-Range Planning
  • Planning Administration (Zoning and Subdivision)
  • Geographic Information Systems

Each section provides a variety of services to residents, elected officials, department heads, and developers.

Additionally, Planning staff provides support, policy recommendations, and advice concerning the city’s future growth and development to the Planning Commission, Metropolitan Planning Organization, and elected officials.


RELATED LINKS:  Annexation, The Big Picture, Bikeways, Building and Construction Services, Building Permits, Community Development, GIS Mapping, Long Range Planning, Planning Commission, Sidewalks, Subdivision, Zoning

 

Long Range Planning
  • Phone:

    256-427-5101

  • Address:

    Planning Office

    City Hall, 2nd Floor

    308 Fountain Circle

    Huntsville, AL 35801

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  • Email:

    Dennis.Madsen@HuntsvilleAL.gov

    Dennis Madsen

    Manager of Urban & Long Range Planning

  • Hours:

    Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Zoning & Planning Services
  • Phone:

    256-427-5109

  • Address:

    Planning Office

    City Hall, 2nd Floor

    308 Fountain Circle

    Huntsville, AL 35801

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  • Email:

    Thomas.Nunez@HuntsvilleAL.gov

    Thomas Nunez

    Manager of Planning Services

  • Hours:

    Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Dennis Madsen, Manager of Urban & Long Range Planning
308 Fountain Circle
Huntsville, AL 35801
256-427-5101
dennis.madsen@huntsvilleal.gov

Thomas Nunez, Manager of Planning Services
308 Fountain Circle
Huntsville, AL 35801
256-427-5109
thomas.nunez@huntsvilleal.gov

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