Current Projects

Current Planning and Community Development Projects
Projects originating with the Department serve to preserve neighborhoods, create economic opportunity, and provide quality of life features for Florence.

River Heritage, Phase 3
To construct a bicycle and pedestrian trail from River Heritage Park to the Patton Island Overlook as well as several overlook points on the Tennessee River and exhibitry featuring the significance of the river from Native American influence to Wilson Dam.
September 2021

Anticipated Construction Completion
Spring 2023

Citizen Resources
River Heritage Phase 3 Site Development Plan

Veterans Drive Corridor Study
To implement best practices, systematic planning approach to thinking about an overall vision for the future, setting long-range goals for the physical character of the surrounding community, providing community stakeholders with the tools to evaluate strengths and weaknesses, develop alternatives to solve problems, and determine a recommended strategy for the future development and redevelopment of the corridor, and devising policies, programs, and projects to move the community toward fulfillment.

October 2021
Public Engagement Opportunities
January 11, 2022 | Broadway Recreation Center | 5:30 p.m.
July 7, 2022 | Broadway Recreation Center | 5:30 p.m.

Anticipated Plan Completion
August 2022
Citizen Resources
Veterans Drive Corridor Study Rationale
Veterans Drive Corridor Study Reference Map
Veterans Drive Corridor Study Public Engagement Presentation | January 11, 2022
Veterans Drive Corridor Study Public Engagement Presentation | July 7, 2022
coming_soonVeterans Drive Corridor Study Public Comment Survey