Articles Tagged “budget”

  • 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…

  • 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…