News & Updates

Air Pollution Control Awards: Promoting a Clean Environment

Each year, the Air Pollution Control Board recognizes voluntary efforts to reduce air pollutant emissions by industrial, institutional and commercial facilities within the City. Only those projects which go beyond regulatory requirements for controlling emissions are eligible for recognition. Mayor Tommy Battle recognized six companies for [more]

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Fool For Love – April’s Pet Adoption Special

No fooling, Huntsville Animal Services receives an average of 15 homeless pets every day at the Shelter.  These loveable animals easily win the hearts of staff, but what they want and need is a permanent home. To help make that happen, we’re offering a “Fool [more]

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District 1 Town Hall Meeting Recap from March 12

Council Member Devyn Keith and District 6 Madison County Commissioner JesHenry Malone collaborated on a joint Town Hall on March 12 in the Cavalry Hills Community Auditorium/Theatre. Topics addressed included crime statistics, roadwork updates, development news, quality of life announcements and more. District One Town Hall [more]

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What’s new in plans to build a new City Hall

City plans to replace the aging municipal building on Fountain Circle are moving forward with a projected construction timeline for late 2020. Mayor Tommy Battle and his administration have been working on plans for a new municipal complex for many years. The need has been long-recognized [more]

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Join Mayor Battle and turn a Working lunch into a Walking lunch!

Healthy Huntsville and the City of Huntsville are partnering with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama to celebrate National Walk @Lunch Day on Wednesday, April 3 between 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m., in Big Spring Park. Mayor Tommy Battle will lead a kick-off walk at 11 [more]

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Vice President Mike Pence Visit

The City of Huntsville will be welcoming Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday, March 26, and Huntsville Police have been working closely with the United States Secret Service and the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency for the past several weeks to ensure everyone’s safety during the [more]

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City Garbage Collection Operating on One Day Delay

Due to the increased volume of garbage from yard work and spring cleaning, the City of Huntsville’s residential garbage collection is delayed by one day starting Thursday, March 21. Residents whose garbage is normally collected on Thursday should leave their cans curbside until City crews arrive [more]

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Name Your Price Pet Adoptions – Help Empty the Shelter!

Huntsville Animal Services is filled to capacity with too many dogs and cats needing a safe and loving home. The community can help through a “Name Your Price” pet adoption special from March 12 through March 23.  Stop by the Shelter, select a pet, name your price, and take home a new best [more]

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February 2019 – Monthly Development Review

Office and retail projects were among the list of non-residential building permits issued in February. Residential permits and CO’s both increased more than 20 percent year-over-year. Residential Permits (new construction) in Huntsville city limits: In February, 173 housing units were permitted, including 143 single- and 30 multi-family. The [more]

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South Huntsville Neighborhood Clean Up Day April 13

Our annual South Huntsville Clean Up Day will be on April 13 and we hope you will join us! Some of you have participated in the past and we welcome your participation again. To help us get ready for the Clean Up, please contact me in [more]

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