2015-2019 Community Development Block Grant Five Year Consolidated Plan

Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA)
Emergency Solutions Grant Program

The Planning/Community Development Department oversees the physical development of the city. It provides for the orderly growth, development, and redevelopment of the City of Florence by recommending policy, thorough planning, and management of developed plans.

It also acts as adviser to the Planning Commission that meets the fourth Tuesday each month.

Planning Department Meeting Information:

All Meetings are held on the 4th Tuesday of each month at 5:00 PM in the City Auditorium unless changed, in which case a notice shall be posted.


The Planning Commission typically holds a work session prior to the regular meeting at 4:00 PM.

* All applications must be submitted by 12:00 noon 22 days prior to the scheduled meeting.

Current Grant & Project Information:

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Melissa Bailey
Planning Director

Planning Department
110 West College Street
Florence, AL 35630
Phone: (256) 740-8806
Fax: (256) 760-6323