Explore Projects

 

Education

 
Career and College Ready Dual-Enrollment Scholarships
Career and College Ready Dual-Enrollment Scholarships

Education

Fully funding six hours of course credit, allowing high school seniors to get a head start on a post-secondary degree or training.

Pre-K Initiative
Pre-K Initiative

Education

Providing access to pre-k programs for all families in Tuscaloosa.

Summer Learning Academy
Summer Learning Academy

Education

Expanding access to high-interest and high-impact summer learning programs offered by the Tuscaloosa City Schools.

Connectivity

 
Downtown, Riverfront, and Workforce Transit
Downtown, Riverfront, and Workforce Transit

Connectivity

Optimize Tuscaloosa County Parking and Transit Authority (PATA) operations with a focus on connecting more workers to their jobs and exploring the possibility of a rapid route in the downtown-riverfront area.

Northern Riverwalk
Northern Riverwalk

Connectivity

Establish the riverwalk along the north bank of the Black Warrior River, including Randall Family Park and Trailhead.

Tuscaloosa National Airport - Runway Improvements
Tuscaloosa National Airport - Runway Improvements

Connectivity

Rebuild the structure of the primary runway at the airport and lay the groundwork for future commercial air service by obtaining critical market research.

Tuscaloosa National Airport - TPD Hangar
Tuscaloosa National Airport - TPD Hangar

Connectivity

Explore options for acquiring or building a larger Tuscaloosa Police Department hangar at the airport.

Western Riverwalk
Western Riverwalk

Connectivity

Complete the western end of the existing riverwalk along the south bank of the Black Warrior River.

Cultural Arts & Tourism

 
Bama Theatre
Bama Theatre

Cultural Arts & Tourism

Creating a master plan to modernize Tuscaloosa’s iconic downtown theatre while maintaining its historic aesthetic and expanding programming opportunities.

Saban Center
Saban Center

Cultural Arts & Tourism

A unique public-private partnership to bring together STEAM programs and interactive learning in one dynamic space.

Parks & Recreation

 
All-Inclusive Playground
All-Inclusive Playground

Parks & Recreation

Creating opportunities for children and families of all abilities to engage with each other by building Alabama’s largest all-inclusive playground at Sokol Park.

Harris-Nicol Water Recreation and Trails
Harris-Nicol Water Recreation and Trails

Parks & Recreation

Expanding recreational opportunities at Harris Lake and Lake Nicol, inviting locals and visitors to explore over 1,800 scenic acres of preserved park land.

McDonald Hughes Community Center
McDonald Hughes Community Center

Parks & Recreation

Renovations are underway to provide a covered drop-off, an indoor playground, new showers, gym flooring, a connector hall between the main building and storm shelter, and more.

River District Park
River District Park

Parks & Recreation

A new park located between the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater and Greensboro Avenue will be a gateway to Western Tuscaloosa and will provide green space, river views, and plaza areas. 


Snow Hinton Park
Snow Hinton Park

Parks & Recreation

Creating a master plan to envision the future of Tuscaloosa’s most visible park.

Community Initiatives & Other

 
Operations and Maintenance
Operations and Maintenance

Administrative

Annual funding for the administration and maintenance of Elevate projects.  

Restart Tuscaloosa
Restart Tuscaloosa

Community Initiative

Catalyzing Tuscaloosa’s economy in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic by investing $15 million through 2022 into public safety, neighborhoods, small businesses, the experience economy, and local agencies. 

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