Articles Tagged “budget”

  • City Manager Benoit Will Talk About Effective Tax Rate at Tonight’s Council Session

    City Manager Matt Benoit will present information to the City Council this evening with respect to the effective tax rate and rollback rate figures based on valuations from the Walker County Appraisal District. The Council…

  • HISD Security Efforts

    At HISD’s Board of Trustee’s Workshop this week, Assistant Superintendent Sonny Cruse updated board members on efforts to staff all HISD campuses with a security officer. He said one of the companies he talked with…

  • Proposed Budget Presented for Council Discussion Tuesday Night

    Last night, the Huntsville City Council watched and participated in a PowerPoint presentation and discussion of the proposed upcoming budget for the City. City Manager Matt Benoit prefaced the presentation with the input he hoped…

  • City Council Special Session

    The Huntsville City Council will meet in a special session this afternoon at five for a presentation, discussion, and possible action on all the funds to be contained in the 2013-14 budget–including, but not limited…

  • City Budget Workshop Planned

    The time and location is still tentative, but it’s been reported that a city budget workshop is planned for July 23rd. Depending on funds, City Manager Matt Benoit has said most of a draft budget…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners will meet at the courthouse at nine this morning for a regular session. Jail Project Manager Eddie Smith will present an update on construction on the new County Jail. Local Election Director…

  • City Manager Discusses Infrastructure Work Ahead

    As the city manager, city departments, and city council prepare for another round of budget discussions, work continues around the city on infrastructure. City Manager Matt Benoit said during the really hot summer months maintenance…

  • City Finance Committee Met Thursday

    At Thursday’s City of Huntsville Finance Committee meeting, the committee discussed issues regarding damages to Huntsville Fire Station #2 caused by rain in April. The damages could call for a budget amendment requiring $75,000 dollars…

  • Council Session Held Tuesday Night

    The Huntsville City Council met for a regular session last night at City Hall. One of the major topics for discussion was the approval of an addendum to a Chapter 380 agreement with the Huntsville…

  • HISD Board of Trustees Meets Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees meet for their regular meeting at the Hawkins Administration Building this evening at six. Staff and students will be recognized by the Board. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes a budget amendment…