Articles Tagged “City”

  • 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.…

  • 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…

  • Kim McCauliffe Going to Hutto

    Huntsville’s Main Street Program Director Kim McCauliffe is leaving Huntsville to become the new Downtown Manager of the city of Hutto. Ms. McCauliffe focused on revitalizing the downtown area of Huntsville. While in the position…

  • HISD Making Efforts to Improve Security

    At their budget workshop this week, HISD Trustees discussed improving security issues on their campuses. Thursday, we talked with Deputy Superintendent Sonny Cruse, and he told us that HISD has “a great relationship with the…

  • Dr. Shirley McKibben Updates Neighborhood Stabilization Program

    Huntsville’s Community Development Specialist Dr. Sherry McKibben was our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend. Among many things going on with the City, she updated us on the Neighborhood Stabilization Program . . .…

  • City’s Dr. Sherry McKibben Gives Update on Generators

    The hurricane season got underway on June 1st and among the several things the City has done to improve the situation in Huntsville, in case one hits the nearby coast, is to obtain generators for…

  • City Council Candidate Info Available

    The City of Huntsville has posted notice of filing for positions on the November 5th ballot.  The State of Texas dates are Saturday, July 27th through Monday, August 26th. City Secretary Lee Woodward, who said…

  • Commissioners Discuss Request for Proposal for Joint Clinic

    Walker County Commissioners met for a regular meeting Monday morning at the courthouse. One of the major topics for discussion was approving a payment of $2,500 dollars for a Request for Proposal to share in…

  • Area #7 Recycling Meeting Scheduled

    The City of Huntsville Solid Waste and Recycling Division will hold an informational meeting Thursday, June 27th, to provide information on the curbside recycling program and general guidelines. All residents are welcome to attend, especially…

  • Commissioners Meet Today

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a regular session at nine this morning at the courthouse. Commissioners will hear an update on the construction of the Walker County Jail. The court will also receive departmental…