Articles Tagged “City”

  • Commissioners Meet: Update on Jail Construction & Redistricting

    The construction of the new County Jail is really moving along. Walker County Jail Project Manager Eddie Smith updated everyone at Monday morning’s Commissioners’ session. He said they “have six subcontractors on the site right…

  • City Receives Awards

    At this week’s regular City Council session, City Manager Matt Benoit passed along information about a couple of awards the City had recently earned . . . . BENOITAWAR3-6-13 Benoit gave special recognition to Becky…

  • City Council Discusses Rules Issues

    The Huntsville City Council met in regular session last night at City Hall. A concern was raised by City Councilmember Ron Allen regarding the Rules of Procedure for councilmembers which is being worked on .…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet in a regular session this evening at six at City Hall. A proclamation will be read proclaiming Peace Corps Week in Huntsville. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes ratification of an…

  • City Providing Good Drinking Water

    The City is providing good drinking water. At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, City Manager Matt Benoit said that the City had been notified back in December that the City of…

  • City Manager Updates Visitor Center Campaign

    Huntsville City Manager Matt Benoit told councilmembers Wednesday that as of December 31st, 2012 the City of Huntsville had, in total, 972,849 visitors at our Visitor Center. He’s looking forward to getting to the millionth,…

  • Council Hears Personnel Committee Update

    At Tuesday’s Council session, Position #2 Councilmember Lydia Montgomery gave an update on the Personnel Committee. She said the City has decided to implement a wellness program through the Circle Wellness company. Cost and health…

  • New City Manager Matt Benoit Comments on Finances

    Our guest on “Around Town” this Sunday will be new Huntsville City Manager Matt Benoit. We asked him if he had any comments on the finances of the City and the budget. How were they…

  • City of Huntsville Employees Recognized for Years of Service

    The City of Huntsville recognized 78 employees Wednesday for reaching a range of milestones in their municipal careers. The recognitions, which took place during the City’s annual Employee Service Luncheon, were for those employees who…

  • Falk Trial Delayed until Friday

    In Bryan, John Ray Falk Jr’s capital murder trial has been delayed until Friday following the state’s granting relief in the trial proceedings by the 10th Court of Appeals. Falk is accused of being an…