Articles Tagged “City Council”

  • Huntsville City Charter Under Review

    The Huntsville City Charter is being reviewed. A review committee was appointed by the City Council in October and began its work Saturday. Wednesday at 4 o’clock the committee members will meet and consider how…

  • Mayor Thanks Hurricane Harvey Volunteers

    Hurricane Harvey volunteers were honored with a reception before the beginning of the City Council’s regular session at City Hall Tuesday. During the regular session, Mayor Andy Brauninger thanked Emergency Management Coordinators for both the…

  • City Council Finance Committee Meets——CANCELLED.

    CANCELLED. The Huntsville City Council Finance Committee will meet this morning at 8:30 in the City Council Conference Room at City Hall. Committee members will discuss Capital Improvement Program projects completed in Fiscal Year 16-17…

  • Council Amends Rule on What Constitutes a Mobile Home Park

    At this week’s City Council session, councilmembers approved going with the state definition of a mobile home park. Councilmember Joe Rodriguez brought up the old development code rule on what constitutes a mobile home park…

  • 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…