Thomas "Tommy" Battle, Jr.

The 67th Mayor of the City of Huntsville


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Facebook to Invest $750 million in New Data Center

June 14, 2018

Facebook announced it will invest $750 million to build a data center on 340 acres in North Huntsville Industrial Park. Once construction is finished, the data center will employ approximately 100 people. The company considered numerous locations across the country for the new data center and [more]

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EOS Selects Huntsville for Flagship U.S. Manufacturing Facility

June 6, 2018

Electro Optic Systems Pty Ltd (EOS), a leading Australian technology company operating in the aerospace and defense markets, has selected Huntsville, Alabama for its flagship U.S. manufacturing facility. The company made the announcement Wednesday, joined by state and city leaders at the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber. “EOS is [more]

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Huntsville Launches Music Audit with June 6th Public Forum

May 30, 2018

Huntsville is calling on musicians, makers, and music lovers to turn out Wednesday, June 6, from 5:30 – 8 p.m., for an Open Forum at Yellowhammer Lost Highway Bierhall at Campus No. 805 to begin the city-wide music audit. Katja Hermes, Global Head of Projects, and [more]

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Mayor Battle Kicks Off Preservation Month: #ThisPlaceMattersHsv

April 30, 2018

“This Place Matters!” So proclaimed Mayor Tommy Battle today as he kicked-off Preservation Month during a news conference in the Old Town Historic District. For the next 31 days, the City will highlight significant spaces and places in preservation to celebrate, in a variety of fun [more]

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Fun, Fit, Free – Two Months of Healthy Huntsville Events to Get You Moving

April 18, 2018

Try something new or tried and true! That’s the message from the Healthy Huntsville team after announcing the 2018 Mayor’s Bike Ride and summer series of free fitness classes designed to have you riding, rowing, dancing, balancing and more. From POUND Fit to Zumba, the Mayor’s Bike [more]

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