REI Co-op’s first Alabama store will open at MidCity Huntsville

REI at MidCity Rendering

REI Co-op’s first Alabama store will open at MidCity Huntsville New store will offer top quality outdoor gear, expertise and experiences HUNTSVILLE, ALA.— REI Co-op is opening its first location in the state of Alabama at MidCity Huntsville, bringing a wide assortment of quality gear and expertise for the region’s most popular outdoor activities in […]


Beyond Silicon Valley: 5 Up-and-Coming Tech Hotspots

Silicon Prairie, anyone? These unexpected regions are emerging as America’s brightest — not to mention affordable and inclusive — tech hubs. Full article by Clara Hogan published on Livability.com iStock Photo/Sean Pavone San Francisco, Seattle and New York may be the most famous tech hubs in America, but they certainly aren’t the only players in the game. […]


Toyota, Mazda Choose [Huntsville,] Alabama for New $1.6 Billion Car Plant

Toyota and Mazda will build a new assembly plant in Alabama.  Auto makers plan to formally announce location on Wednesday ARTICLE PUBLISHED ON WALL STREET JOURNAL By Chester Dawson PHOTO: EUGENE HOSHIKO/ASSOCIATED PRESS Toyota Motor Corp. TM -0.47% and Mazda Motor Corp. 7261 0.31% will build a new $1.6 billion assembly plant in Huntsville, Alabama, according to people familiar with the companies’ decision, a move […]


Top 20 stories from Huntsville in 2017

MidCity Huntsville made a debut on Al.com‘s Top 20 Stories from Huntsville in 2017 with the opening of Topgolf “capping a year of commercial growth.” Read the excerpt below, or head to the full article here. Top Golf tops off year of commercial growth Top Golf opened its Huntsville center in December capping a year […]


MidCity Huntsville among 12 largest commercial real estate projects in US

By Lucy Berry at AL.com A high profile redevelopment project in Huntsville is getting the attention of a major U.S. real estate publication. An aerial photo of the MidCity Huntsville site in Huntsville taken May 20, 2017. (Marty Sellers | sellersphoto.com) National Real Estate Investor, the leading authority on trends in the commercial real estate markets, […]


Best Places for STEM Grads 2016

Huntsville ranked #1 Best Place for STEM Grads in an article by Nerdwallet. College graduates entering science, technology, engineering and math fields (STEM Grads) in 2016 will find a robust job market and the potential for handsome paychecks. According to the most recent data, the unemployment rate for STEM workers was 2.3% in June 2015, […]