Articles Tagged “City”

  • Historic Preservation Ordinance under Consideration

    An Historic Preservation Ordinance for the City of Huntsville is in the works. Mayor Woodward has requested one be drawn up. Director of Community and Economic Development Aron Kulhavy addressed the council at their regular…

  • Buxton Retail Analysis Update Presented to Council

    At Tuesday’s City Council session, Director of Community and Economic Development Aron Kulhavy explained the many benefits of the retail analysis features of the Buxton software access recently contracted with Buxton by the City. Kulhavy…

  • City Insurance Premium Increase

    The City of Huntsville continues to move forward in efforts to balance their budget without another tax increase. In a workshop Tuesday night, it was discussed that the City’s recommendation is to increase employee insurance…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet in a regular session at six this evening at City Hall. Councilmembers will meet for a workshop at 4:30 to hear a presentation and discuss the City’s current employee…

  • 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…