Downtown Master Plan Update

Downtown Master Plan Update

Huntsville’s new downtown master plan proposes a five-year development strategy to provide a mix of residential, retail, office and entertainment uses. The plan further addresses greater pedestrian and cycling options, traffic calming, two-way streets, parking and public transit, streetscaping, size and scale of future development, connectivity with the Von Braun Center, and the location and concept for a new City Hall… Read more on the City of Huntsville’s website.

Open House and Council Work Session

Date: June 13, 2017

Presenter: Dennis Madsen, City of Huntsville; Rob Robinson, UDA

Location: Huntsville City Hall

Presentation (PDF)


Public Meeting #2

Date: April 6, 2017

Presenters: Dennis Madsen, City of Huntsville; Rob Robinson, UDA; Brian Phelps, Hawkins Partners, Inc.

Location: Von Braun Center, South Hall Ballroom


These renderings give a representation of what could be developed. Click each rendering to learn more about each focus area.



Fountain Circle


VBC District


Northwest Gateway


Based on discussions with the public and downtown stakeholders, UDA also recommended bicycle and pedestrian facility improvements on several corridors in Downtown Huntsville.

Bike-Pedestrian Improvements

Public Meeting #1

Date: March 8, 2017

Presenters: Dennis Madsen, City of Huntsville; Rob Robinson, UDA

Location: Huntsville Museum of Art

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