Thomas "Tommy" Battle, Jr.

The 67th Mayor of the City of Huntsville


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Mayor’s Office

Proposed NASA budget good for Huntsville and Marshall Space Flight Center

May 24, 2017

The support for NASA in the proposed federal budget is both a sign of approval and a cause for optimism, believes Todd May, director of Marshall Space Flight Center. “Our brand is strong and what we do at NASA resonates on both ends of Pennsylvania Avenue,” [more]

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Google Fiber’s first service area opens for North Huntsville residents

May 23, 2017

Huntsville’s transformation into a “Gig City” has taken a major step. Customers in North Huntsville are now able to sign up to begin receiving phone, internet and television service through Google Fiber, Mayor Tommy Battle announced Tuesday morning. Battle’s initiative to see that Huntsville became a [more]

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Mayor Battle honors Jim Hudson, Pizzelle’s Confections with last “This Place Matters” designation

May 18, 2017

Mayor Battle’s final “This Place Matters” designation was presented to Mr. Jim Hudson and Pizzelle’s Confections this morning. Mr. Hudson was honored for his leadership in transforming Lowe Mill, a former textile mill and shoe making facility for the Vietnam War, into the nation’s largest privately [more]

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Preservation & Placemaking Talk and Panel to take place May 16 at 6 p.m.

May 15, 2017

  On Tuesday, May 16 from 6 – 7:30 p.m. in the A/V Room at Campus No. 805, the Huntsville Historic Preservation Commission along with the City of Huntsville’s preservationist, Jessica White, will present a free, educational seminar focused on how cities can embrace a strategy of [more]

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Cyber Huntsville to Host 9th Annual Cyber Security Summit

May 8, 2017

Register now for the 9th annual National Cyber Security Summit, held June 6-8, 2017, at the Von Braun Center in Huntsville, Alabama. The National Cyber Security Summit is the preeminent event for cyber training, education and workforce development aimed at protecting our nation’s infrastructure from the [more]

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