Articles Tagged “City Council”

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council held a regular session last night at City Hall. One of the major topics for discussion was an historic preservation ordinance. The council did not pass the measure by a vote…

  • Mayor Woodward with Community Interest Information

    Huntsville Mayor Mac Woodward passed along a few items of community interest at this week’s City Council session . . . . MACREMIN8-21-13

  • Eminent Domain Issues Discussed at City Council

    Tuesday afternoon, members of Voters for Lower Taxes, the Sam Houston Tea Party, and Eminent Doom got together at Jaidyn’s Restaurant to sign a petition and talk about their opposition to the possible use of…

  • Rachel Willeford Running for City Council

    In a press release Wednesday, local Huntsville resident Rachel Willeford announced her candidacy for the Huntsville City Council. She will be running in the Position #1 seat vacated by James Fitch. Married to Ty Willeford,…

  • 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…

  • City Election Filings Underway

    Several candidates for City office have filed to run in the November 5th election in Huntsville. Kendall Scudder, who works as a leasing agent, will be running against Ward #2 City Council incumbent Tish Humphrey.…

  • Election Filing Dates

    The City of Huntsville would like to remind all residents that the official filing dates for a place on the November 5, 2013 General Election ballot are now through August 26, 2013. City Hall, located…

  • Charter Review Committee Meets

    Huntsville’s City Charter Review Committee will meet for two successive meetings–this afternoon and tomorrow afternoon at five at City Hall. After meeting for several months to look at possible improvements to the City Charter–the committee…

  • Mayor Woodward Comments on Buxton Retail Study

    Last week the Buxton Company submitted their approximately 1,000 pages of retail data for Huntsville to the City Council. Mayor Mac Woodward filled us in on the study recently . . . . BUXTONMAC6-7-13 Mayor…

  • Huntsville’s Charter Review Committee Met Monday

    Monday, Huntsville’s Charter Review Committee met. Committee members looked at the option of having regularly scheduled City Council meetings at other locations, instead of council chambers, in cases of larger citizen attendance. The committee also…