Articles Tagged “budget”

  • Commissioners Approve Budget & Tax Rate

    In their regular session Monday, Walker County Commissioners took a record vote approving a new budget and tax rate. The budget total in dollars is $35,119,502 – that’s a 3.42% increase over last year. The…

  • Commissioners Meet

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a regular session at nine this morning at the courthouse. Commissioners will hold a public hearing on the Walker County budget for the Fiscal Year October 1, 2017 to September…

  • Tax Rate Discussed at Council Session

    Tuesday night, much discussion at City Hall centered around the City Council’s consideration to adopt a maximum property tax rate of .3809 per $100 valuation for the 2017-18 fiscal year, as councilmembers heard citizen’s comments.…

  • Walker County Hospital District Board of Managers Meet

    The Board of Managers of the Walker County Hospital District will hold a regular meeting, open to the public, this evening at six at Huntsville Memorial Hospital Room A. The Board will: Take comments from…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets for a regular session this evening at six at City Hall. Previous to the meeting there will be a budget workshop at 4:30 PM. On tonight’s “Consent Agenda,” the agenda…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets for a regular session this evening at six at City Hall. On tonight’s “Statutory Agenda” councilmembers will discuss possibly taking action on a contract for construction of the Sam Houston…

  • HISD Board Meets

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet for a Board Workshop followed by a Special-Called Board meeting tonight at six at the Hawkins Administration Building. During their Board Workshop, trustees will have a budget review,…

  • Walker County Commissioners Meet Today

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a regular session this morning at nine at the courthouse. Assistant Maintenance Director Marvin Cannon will discuss taking action on all cash incentives from the Entergy CLEAResult energy efficiency program…

  • Trump Budget Released

    President Trump has released his first budget. In his budget proposal, three federal agencies would experience an increase in federal funds: Defense, Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security.  Defense is designated for a 10 percent increase,…

  • President Holds White House Budget Lunch Wednesday

    President Trump discussed the federal budget over lunch in the Roosevelt Room at the White House Wednesday. Previous to the lunch, he appeared before reporters and outlined some of the budget items his administration was…