RCP debuts concept video of MidCity Huntsville at old Madison Square Mall

By Lucy Berry at AL.com RCP Companies for the first time has released a conceptual video of the $350 million MidCity development in Huntsville. The video walks viewers through the mixed-use project, which is under construction at the former Madison Square Mall site on University Drive. The 100-acre community will have 345,000 square feet of specialty retail, 200,000 […]

5 Reasons to Visit Huntsville, Alabama

While Huntsville has been and will remain a destination for middle schoolers with a proclivity for Aeroscience, the Rocket City has become a new launching pad for craft breweries, restaurants, and creative entrepreneurs, which has created a boom of new places to see beyond the U.S. Space and Rocket Center (even though we also think […]

5 questions about the Madison Square Mall redevelopment plan in Huntsville

By Lucy Berry lberry@al.com The redeveloper of Madison Square Mall has about two months to design a new plan for the struggling former “Super Mall” at University Drive and Research Park Boulevard in Huntsville. The Huntsville City Council voted Thursday to enter an agreement with Mid-City Owner, LLC, to revitalize a portion of the property not needed […]

Future of Madison Square Mall very different under redevelopment plan

Rendering of MidCity Huntsville Property

By Lucy Berry at AL.com The long-awaited redevelopment of Madison Square Mall in Huntsville is one step closer to reality. The Huntsville City Council voted Thursday to approve an urban renewal and development agreement between the city and Mid-City Owner, LLC, to revitalize the Madison Square area, which has struggled in recent years with higher crime, declining property […]

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, […]

Most Educated Cities in 2016

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200 Most Educated Cities in America Huntsville ranked #1 in the state of Alabama and #29 in the nation on the list of the nation’s top 200 most educated cities of 2016. Read an excerpt from the article below, or find the full list and methodology here. From education level, the rates of employment and […]