Huntsville’s Dynamic Future

August 22, 2022 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
North Library

Instructors: Ken Smith and Dennis Madsen

Two city leaders will present their perspective on Huntsville’s projected/predicted future: Ken Smith, Director of Research and Information Systems for the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber of Commerce; and Dennis Madsen, Manager of Long Range and Urban Planning for the City of Huntsville. Ken will draw on his expertise on the Huntsville area economy, showing the growth data and talking about the factors driving growth including new and expanding companies, and the status of those projects. Dennis will focus on trends in development, changes in demographics, approaches to keeping up infrastructure, and making quality of life investments. A question-and-answer period will follow each speaker/presentation.