Articles Tagged “budget”

  • Tuesday’s City Council Session

    At last night’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, Finance Director Steve Ritter said the City has a $969,000 surplus in the fiscal year’s budget. The council tabled the interlocal agreement between the City…

  • Commissioners Meet this Morning

    Walker County Commissioners meet at the courthouse at nine this morning. County Auditor Patricia Allen will discuss approval of a payment of $188,900 to the jail construction company Sedalco and for $19,250 to the jail…

  • Council Discusses Traditional Bid Vs. Construction Manager Concept

    At this week’s Huntsville City Council session, Fitzpatrick Architect’s Trey Greer explained a new approach for the City in their hiring of contractors for capitol improvement endeavors called the “Construction Manager at Risk” As opposed…

  • Representative John Otto Spoke to Rotarians Wednesday

    Our State Representative John Otto spoke to Huntsville Rotarians Wednesday about budget issues. In the 83rd Legislative Session, Representative Otto was appointed to the House Appropriations Committee and served as chair of the Education Subcommittee.…

  • Website Transparency Discussed in Commissioners Court

    At the Commissioners’ Court regular meeting Monday, County Auditor Patricia Allen explained efforts to raise to an even higher level the transparency of their operations on the County’s website . . . . TRANSPAR#1-2-24-14 Ms.…

  • HISD Board Meets Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will hold a regular meeting at the Huntsville High School this evening at six. The Board will recognize employees and students for their accomplishments. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes adoption of…

  • SHSU President Gibson Comments on Budget Issues

    Our guest on “Around Town” this weekend was SHSU President Dana Gibson. One of the several questions we asked her was to fill us in on how the university budget was going. She said they…

  • HISD Board Meeting Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will hold a regular board meeting at six this evening. Trustees will recognize students and staff. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes the approval of a budget amendment, a Texas Association of…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular session tonight at six at City Hall. Previous to the meeting, at 5 PM, Building Official Mike Roempke will conduct a work session which will include…

  • Renovations on Fire Station No. 2 Going Well

    The renovation and repairs to Fire Station No. 2 in Huntsville is moving along well. At this week’s council session, Fire Chief Tom Grisham reports the drainage issues they’ve been having have been fixed .…