Articles Tagged “City”

  • Mayor Brauninger on How Huntsville Is Keeping Up with Growth

    The City of Huntsville’s State of the City presentation last week was an opportunity for Mayor Andy Brauninger and City Manager Matt Benoit to detail how the city was progressing and its future direction. One…

  • Walker County Hazard Mitigation Plan Meeting Ahead

    The Houston-Galveston Area Council (H-GAC), in partnership with Walker County, the City of New Waverly, and City of Riverside, is hosting the first public meeting to develop Walker County’s Hazard Mitigation Plan. The meeting will…

  • Commissioners Meet for a Special-Session

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a special session this afternoon at 1:30 at the courthouse. Constable Loosier will discuss taking action on the purchase of ammunition and magazines in an amount not to exceed…

  • Storm Debris Pick-Up Information

    Following Hurricane Harvey recovery efforts, the City will be returning to its regular heavy trash pick up procedures on September 13. All requests for storm debris pick up should be called into the Solid Waste…

  • Sam Houston Bearkat Baseball Team Honored by Councilmembers

    During Tuesday’s Huntsville City Council regular session, Mayor Andy Brauninger declared the day SHSU Baseball Day in the City. With the Bearkats standing behind him, the mayor read a proclamation spotlighting the team’s great successes…

  • Commissioner White Comments on Rescue

    People helping people out, has been a well-observed result of the winds and flooding brought on recently by Hurricane Harvey. In our area, flooding has brought on problems. First responders, Emergency Management personnel, CERT Volunteers,…

  • Solid Waste Update

    The City of Huntsville Solid Waste Department is running both commercial and residential routes today and tomorrow (Monday and Tuesday, August 28 and 29, 2017). They will get everything that they are capable of getting…

  • Upcoming City Council Election Update

    All four ward position incumbent councilmembers will be running for re-election in November. A check of “Campaign Filings” on the City’s website shows that 29-year-old Timothy Davis of Huntsville will also be running for the…

  • City Receives Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award

    The City of Huntsville has received, for the eighth time, the Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award, bestowed on only 50 governmental agencies in Texas and 68 U.S. cities overall. The award, issued by the…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a regular session at the courthouse at nine this morning. Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator Sherri Pegoda will discuss taking action on a policy for County employees that are trained CERT…