Articles Tagged “budget”

  • Congressman Brady Comments on Future Budget

    Because of the recent “No Pay-No Budget” proposal in Washington, at least some kind of budget may be on the horizon. We talked with Congressman Kevin Brady recently about the issue . . . .…

  • HISD Board of Trustees Meets

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet at Huntsville High School at six this evening. The Board will recognize students and staff. There will also be Board recognition and appreciation. Trustees will hold a public…

  • House Passes Debt Ceiling Suspension

    Wednesday, the House of Representatives voted in favor of a bill to suspend the debt ceiling through May 18th. The bill had bipartisan support and passed 285 to 144. There is a provision in the…

  • City Council Discussed Mural Issues Tuesday

    The Huntsville City Council met in regular session last night at City Hall. An issue of contention last night was over a proposed amendment to the 2012-13 budget that could cost around $14,000 dollars to…

  • New City Manager Matt Benoit Comments on Finances

    Our guest on “Around Town” this Sunday will be new Huntsville City Manager Matt Benoit. We asked him if he had any comments on the finances of the City and the budget. How were they…

  • Council Approves “Strategic Plan” for Huntsville

    The Huntsville City Council recently approved the Strategic Plan, which will serve as a guide for the City staff to develop the budget for the coming fiscal year. The “Strategic Plan,” which was adopted through…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets Today

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a regular session this morning at nine at the Courthouse. Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis will discuss approving an air card for the mobile command post and…

  • County Auditor Allen Discusses One-time Revenue Decline

    Walker County Commissioners heard departmental budget presentations during a special session last Thursday. County Auditor Patricia Allen told Commissioners, “One of the things that we’re definitely seeing is a decline in our one-time revenues .…

  • Commissioners Discuss Budget Requests

    Walker County Commissioners met Monday morning at the courthouse to hear budget requests. The Sheriff’s department, with several employees, looks out for the safety of Walker County citizens. From the Operations Bureau, Captain Tim Whitecotton…

  • Walker County Commissioners Meet Today

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a special session this morning at nine at the Courthouse. Planning and Development Director Andy Isbell will update Commissioners on the Assistance to Firefighters grant application. Commissioners will also…