Articles Tagged “City”

  • Election Coverage

    FINAL VOTES ARE IN! Election Coverage is brought to you by Wiesner Chevrolet

    FINAL UNOFFICIAL ELECTION RESULTS City of Huntsville City Council Ward 1 Joe Emmett- 371 Paul Knotts- 182 City of Huntsville City Council Ward 2 Tish Humphrey- 187 Kendall Scudder- 170 Local Option Election (for/against alcohol…

  • Elections Held Today

    The November 5th  Regular and Special Election, to be facilitated by Walker County, will include City races for Mayor at-Large, four Council ward positions and a Special Election for Position 1 at-Large, as well as…

  • Advanced Emergency Management Training Given Locally in October

    October 21st through 23rd, employees from the City, Walker County, SHSU, HISD, and TDCJ participated in advanced emergency management training, created by FEMA, at the Walker County Storm Shelter. Texas A&M Forest Service facilitated the…

  • Commissioners Okay Communication Equipment Purchase

    In Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, Commissioners considered approving a contract for a Motorola Dispatch Communications Equipment Upgrade for console and equipment at the Dispatch Center’s answering point to be paid from budgeted funds. County Purchasing…

  • Sam Houston Statue Visitor Center Celebrates 19th Anniversary Tuesday

    The Sam Houston Statue Visitor Center held their 19th Anniversary celebration Tuesday. Tourist Director Kimm Thomas emceed the event recognizing guest services manager Jamie Mattews and honoring employees and volunteers. She also had a birthday…

  • Stage 1 Water Conditions Lifted

    Stage 1 Water Shortage Conditions–Voluntary Restrictions–were lifted in the city on October 18th due to the recent rainfall and the corresponding decrease in water consumption. The City of Huntsville Water Conservation and Drought Contingency Plan…

  • Early Voting Underway

    EARLY VOTING began at 8:00 this morning for the November 5th General and Special Elections.  There are several local entities holding a joint election including the Constitutional Amendment Election and the Local Option Election in…

  • City Manager Benoit Comments on Economic Development

    The new Hobby Lobby on Highway 30 in the old Wal Mart building will celebrate their grand opening at nine this morning. At Thursday night’s “State of the City” presentation by City Manager Matt Benoit,…

  • “State of the City Address” Reflects City’s Success

    A big crowd turned out for Thursday night’s “State of the City” address hosted by the Chamber of Commerce at the Walker County Storm Shelter. City department representatives were on hand at booths to talk…

  • State of the City Seminar Tonight

    Chamber of Commerce President Carol Smith tells us that tonight the Chamber is putting on a seminar. City Manager Matt Benoit will deliver a “State of the City” address . . . . STATECHAMB10-16-13