Within the Downtown Development Area, the Downtown Development Authority of Madison (DDA)diligently plans and implements investments serving as either a model and/or a catalyst. The DDA works independently, seeks partnerships, and invites development agreements with parties interested in downtown development.
[see also, Urban Redevelopment Area and Proposed Projects]
Walker Rose Lane
The DDA developed a 1 acre surplus piece of city property ($55,000) into a downtown pocket neighborhood ($1.2 m).
Designed using historic district guidelines and the street grid pattern, these single-family homes provide a model for affordable, workforce housing.
Excellence in Design: Outstanding New Construction
Georgia Downtown Association
Outstanding Historic Preservation Project
Georgia Planning Association