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Tuscaloosa has been awarded a $15 million BUILD grant by the U.S. Department of Transportation for Western Riverwalk improvements.


Community Engagement Process

What is Elevate Tuscaloosa?

Elevate Tuscaloosa is a

community-driven process for strategically investing in education, cultural arts, tourism, parks, recreation, and connectivity.

Step 1

If you, as a citizen, have a concern, suggestion, or question, complete the form below to contact the Advisory Council.

That's you!

Step 2

Your request will be reviewed by one of the following subcommittees:

Cultural Arts & Tourism


Parks & Recreation

Step 3

The subcommittee will take concerns, suggestions or questions to the full Advisory Council.

Step 4

The Advisory Council will take concerns, suggestions or questons to the Mayor.

Step 5

The Mayor will take concerns, suggestions, or questions to the City Council.

  • Education


  • Connectivity

  • Cultural Arts & Tourism

  • Parks &


What is the Advisory Council?

The roles and responsibilities of the Elevate Tuscaloosa Advisory Council are to develop ideas, make recommendations, and provide guidance to the Mayor; engage the community in the process; provide guidance to team members, co-chairs, and the Mayor during the process; and act as ambassadors.

The Advisory Council is divided into the following three subcommittees:

Connectivity, Cultural Arts and Tourism, and Parks and Recreation.

In addition, the Financial Analysis Subcommittee exists to provide accountability for the process.



We would love your input!


Fill out the form below to contact Elevate staff.

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