Thomas "Tommy" Battle, Jr.

The 67th Mayor of the City of Huntsville


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Mayor’s Office

Fun, Festive, Free – Two Months of Healthy Huntsville Events to Get You in Shape

April 26, 2017

No excuses! That’s the message from the Healthy Huntsville team after announcing a series of free fitness events designed to entice the most reluctant couch potato to get up and move. From salsa dancing to Zumba, the Mayor’s Bike Ride, yoga, or a brisk walk at [more]

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Huntsville West Earns Mayor’s “This Place Matters” Award

April 25, 2017

Huntsville West Coworking received a “This Place Matters” award from Mayor Tommy Battle for its creative adaptive reuse of an old school building on 9th Avenue in the Lowe Mill district. The award is the first of four awards Mayor Battle will present in May as [more]

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Alabama’s Big City Mayors Lay Out Agenda for State Lawmakers

April 20, 2017

Mayors from Alabama’s five largest cities met in Montgomery today where they urged state lawmakers to support issues critical to residents of Birmingham, Huntsville, Mobile, Montgomery and Tuscaloosa, a constituency comprising nearly one-third of the state’s population. In meetings today and yesterday with Governor Kay Ivey, [more]

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Big Spring Park Reopens after $2 Million Renovation

April 19, 2017

Nine months of major renovations to Big Spring Park are complete, giving residents an opportunity to celebrate spring in a dramatically improved urban oasis. The $2 million renovation to the City’s most popular park included a host of infrastructure repairs and upgrades – replacing crumbling seawalls, [more]

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Aerojet Rocketdyne Expands In Huntsville – 700 New Jobs

April 10, 2017

Aerojet Rocketdyne, Inc., a subsidiary of Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AJRD), announced that it will consolidate several facilities and relocate their operations to Huntsville, Alabama over the next two years. “We are two years into the first phase of our [Competitive Improvement Program] CIP affordability [more]

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