Month: August 2017

Meet Wes Kelley, the new CEO of Huntsville Utilities

Wes Kelley became only the fifth CEO in the seven-decade history of Huntsville Utilities on May 30. Born in Gadsden but...

Dealing with urban wildlife in Huntsville: What you need to know

They were there before you got there, or at least their ancestors were. And, frankly, you’ve probably not done yourself...

International flair: Huntsville Restaurant Week

In Huntsville, we boast a variety of international restaurants offering fare from all corners of the globe. Featured below are...

HPD’s first female officer – Mary Tumlin – reflects on 26-year-career

She doesn’t like to think of herself as a pioneer, even though she crashed through barriers to do something that’s...

You REALLY liked these blog posts – July 2017

Each month, we’ll roundup up the City Blog posts you have enjoyed reading the most. Here are our top five...

My Huntsville City Hall internship experience

The City of Huntsville will open applications for the next internship class in the Spring of 2018. Stay tuned to...

Meet Jackie Wilson, Artist & Recreation Center Aide

Jackie Wilson was doing minor home improvement 15 years ago or so, spray-painting sconces she had taken from a wall and rested on a...

Mayor’s Challenge: How Huntsville works to make our city healthy

The City’s Healthy Huntsville initiative captured the attention of the Alabama Task Force on Obesity. The team hosted their quarterly...

How a diverse culinary scene bolsters tourism in Huntsville

Huntsville Restaurant Week is happening August 11-20, and for those who love to dig into unique culinary experiences, it’s one...

Keeping our country safe – Space & Missile Defense leaders converge on Rocket City

Violins were tuning up in the background late Monday afternoon in the lobby of the Von Braun Center, preparing for...