The Beach Walking District is one of the City’s five action items in our Vision 2025 Strategic Plan and was envisioned “as a walkable, energetic beachfront district that will attract tourism, stimulate local businesses and encourage business and residential relocation”. This project will include new roadways, sidewalks, landscaping, on-street parking, street lighting and stormwater infrastructure. Click here to learn more.
BUILD Grant - Highway 59 Widening & Improvements
The City of Gulf Shores have plans to widen Highway 59 by adding a third south bound lane starting at Coastal Gateway Boulevard all the way to Fort Morgan Road. Click here for more information.
BUILD Grant - Waterway Village Pedestrian Bridge
The new Waterway Village Pedestrian Bridge is a component of the BUILD Grant Project. As a new third southbound lane is added to Highway 59, pedestrian access will be eliminated on the W.C. Holmes Bridge making the new pedestrian bridge a necessity. The new bridge will connect the north and south sides of the Waterway District through newly constructed pedestrian pathways. Click here to learn more.