Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Space: Huntsville's Economic Frontier

Article Title: Space: Huntsville’s future - but when

Article Snip: "...the future of the space industry, a economic keystone in North Alabama. At the close of the session, Battle asked Griffin to give them some idea of how to sell the concept of manned spaceflights to Washington...."

Article Source: www.examiner.com

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Dunkin' Donuts to open in Northern Huntsville

Article Title: Dunkin' Donuts Announces Four New Restaurants in Northern Huntsville, Alabama With the Robinson Family

Article Snip: "...Dunkin' Donuts, America's every day, all-day stop for coffee and baked goods, announced today the signing of a multi-unit store development agreement with the Robinson Family and Southern Food Services, Inc. for four new restaurants in Northern Huntsville, Alabama. The first restaurant is slated to open in 2012 and the remainder by 2016. ..."

Article Source: www.marketwatch.com

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Missile defense a good provider of Huntsville economic development

Article Title: Facility could double workers

Article Snip: "...Lockheed's Huntsville facility. Aderholt said production of the missile in Courtland would be a “big win for Alabama.” “This really boils down to economic development for our region,” he said. ..."

Article Source: www.timesdaily.com
Huntsville economic development,

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Manufacturing Advocacy Council

Article Title: Huntsville business leaders named to new Manufacturing Advocacy Council

Article Snip: "...HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Ronald Boles and Ken Tucker, both of Huntsville, have been named to the new Manufacturing Advocacy Council..."

Article Source: al.com
Manufacturing Advocacy Council, Huntsville Economic Development,

Monday, August 8, 2011

More Huntsville Downtown Economic Development Proposed

Article Title: Huntsville Working with Developer for Downtown Project

Article Snip: "...big benefits for the city of Huntsville. “That would be a way the city could submit to that area. It prompts growth, both on the economic development side as well as retailers,” says Reynolds...."

Article Source: www.waaytv.com

Monday, August 1, 2011

Debt Ceiling debate is being watched particularly closely in Huntsville

Article Title: State moving investments in case of debt limit bust

Article Snip: "...The debate is being watched particularly closely in Huntsville, where about half the economy is tied to the Army or the National Aeronautics and Space Administration at Redstone Arsenal. Mayor Tommy Battle and Finance Director Randy Taylor said ..."

Article Source: www.montgomeryadvertiser.com
Debt Ceiling,,