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Urban Impact, Inc.
Urban Impact is the economic development engine for the Historic 4th Avenue Business District and the greater Civil Rights District, a nationally renowned destination district in the City of Birmingham. Tourist and visitors to various parts of the district exceed 140,000 annually, this prime development area is home to the Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame/Carver Theater, the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, Birmingham Foot Soldiers, Eddie Kendricks Memorial Park. Kelly Ingram Park and the historic Sixteenth Street Baptist Church. The team at Urban Impact provides services to private-sector clients who are considering to either locate or expand their business in the Civil Rights District of Birmingham
Our special programs play a key role creating and maintaining a sense of place in the district. A few of include Fridays in Kelly Ingram Park, 4th Avenue Jazz Festival, District Tours and other activities that enhance the quality of life, environment, and contributes to the city’s vibrancy.
Available Buildings and Properties
The district has multiple properties and buildings available to help serve you and your project.
The Famous Theater/Office
1721 4th Ave. N 35203
ALL UNITS LEASED
Commercial/Mixed Use Development Opportunity
1601 4th Ave. N. 35203
This property space is 200 x 180 and is available for ground lease development. Please contact Urban Impact 205-328-1850.
A.G. Gaston Building/Multiple Offices
1527 5th Ave. N. 35203
Please contact Urban Impact 205-328-1850 or Dr. Richard A. Walker 205-458-0008
Jazzi's On 3rd
1725 3rd Avenue North 35203
It is now available for your events. Please contact Patrice Blankenship for details and rental 205-243-4761.