Articles Tagged “City”

  • Monday’s Veterans Day Observance

    A 2013 Veterans Day Ceremony was held in front of the Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum Monday morning. SHSU Military Chair Lt. Col. Robert McCormick emceed the event. The American flag was raised as well as…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet this evening at six. There will be a public hearing on removing a section on noise control in the Huntsville Development Code. Tonight’s “Statutory Agenda” includes an amendment to…

  • City Requests Sealed Bids for Water Tank Repair

    Sealed bids for the rehabilitation of two half-million gallon water tanks are being accepted by the City of Huntsville. The tanks under consideration include the elevated one on Palm Street and the ground tank in…

  • “Code Red” System to be Tested November 14th

    Huntsville/Walker County will be utilizing the CodeRED Emergency Notification System on November 14th to call the entire community. The calls will be in the afternoon and will continue until the entire database has been attempted.…

  • October City Water Maintenance Successful

    The City of Huntsville conducted a successful maintenance process on its water distribution system during October, and the staff would like to thank all residents for their cooperation and patience during the process. According to…

  • 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…