Articles Tagged “City Council”

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular session tonight at six at City Hall. Tonight the council will have hearings regarding amending various articles of the Development Code. The “Consent Agenda” includes authorization…

  • 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.…

  • Additional Paid Parking Effective August 14th

    Paid parking along University Avenue (from 14th Street to 17th Street), 15th Street (from University Avenue to Avenue I) and Avenue I (from 15th Street to 16th Street) will become effective Monday, August 14th. Violation…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council meets this evening at six at City Hall. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes authorization for the City Manager to submit an application to the Office of the Governor’s Criminal Justice Division for…

  • Council Approves 2017 Strategic Plan

    The Huntsville City Council met on January 5, 2017, to create a new strategic plan to set the course for the City for the year. The updated strategic plan is a flexible document that will…

  • City Council Discusses Visitor Center Lease Agreement

    At this week’s regular City Council session, councilmembers discussed whether to sign a lease agreement  for 1114 Sam Houston Avenue for $2,000 per month to provide space for a Downtown Visitors Center and the City’s…

  • City Council Considers Committee Nominations

    In the last City Council session, several nominations to serve the council were made. Mayor Andy Brauninger nominated Councilmember Clyde Loll for the Communications and Service Committee and David Standlee to the Hotel Occupancy Tax…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council will hold a regular session this evening at six at City Hall. Before the meeting, councilmembers will meet for a work session at 4:30 PM to receive a presentation from Freese…

  • Mayor Brauninger Comments on Councilmembers & Future Efforts

    At this week’s City Council session, two new councilmembers were sworn-in, and a new year is ahead. We asked Mayor Andy Brauninger for his comments . . . .   We asked him what were…

  • City Council Votes on TDCJ Water Rate

    Regarding what water rate to charge TDCJ for their Ellis and Estelle Units, after much discussion of a counter-proposal councilmembers considered a motion to stay with the council’s August 16th decision regarding the water rate.…