City Stories

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Cove plan promotes smart growth, preservation of resources

As a city’s borders grow, planners must consider residents who live in outer-lying areas. Providing access to quality-of-life amenities is...
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Restore Our Roads: City leaders say planning, partnerships key to strong infrastructure

Note: This article appears in the April 2021 issue of Initiatives magazine, a publication of the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber. If...
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Huntsville GIS tool opens doors for residential, commercial growth

When Nick Haney moved to Huntsville from North Carolina in 2018, his first thought was, “How do I find where...
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How federal grants are impacting the lives of Huntsville residents

A Huntsville native and retired orthopedic nurse, Betty Logan has spent most of her life giving back to the community....
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Ambitious projects continue to boost popularity of Downtown Huntsville

Downtown districts are often considered the heartbeat of a city. It’s where diverse people and businesses converge, day and night....
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Meet the crime specialists keeping you safe through collaboration

What do hockey legend Wayne Gretzky and Huntsville Police Chief Mark McMurray have in common? As it turns out, a...
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Women’s History Month: 6 inspiring stories from Huntsville leaders

Women’s History Month is coming to an end. For the past four weeks, we’ve highlighted women who have helped shape...
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Boards and commissions an invaluable key to City’s success

Joy Parker isn’t from Huntsville, but it’s her home. A native of Boston, she and her late husband, U.S. Army...
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First-rate fitness: Jumpstart your health at new City-run rec center

Note: This article appeared in the February 2021 edition of Initiatives, a magazine by the Huntsville/Madison County of Chamber. Click here...
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Huntsville Police relocate Internal Affairs for greater public accessibility

Talk to us. That’s the message the Huntsville Police Department’s Internal Affairs office wants to send to the community. Internal...