Articles Tagged “City”

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular sesion at six this evening at City Hall. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes the acceptance of an award for $10,000 from the National Endowment for the Arts…

  • Professor Mike Yawn Comments on SHSU Interns Successful Placement

    Our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend was SHSU Political Science Professor Mike Yawn. SHSU political science students have been successful in being placed in internships like in Willis and the City of Huntsville.…

  • Military Reserve Building Deal Completed

    The $650,000 deal on the 2.5 acres of the Miltary Reserve Building location has been completed between the City and Maalouf Properties. The building and land had been a bone of contention over its purchase…

  • Stop Sign Issue Discussed in Council Session

    At this week’s session of the Huntsville City Council, stop signs which have been in place at the intersection of Spring Drive and Winter Way for 18 years was an issue for discussion. The City…

  • City Council Budget Reviewed

    At Tuesday night’s Huntsville City Council session, Finance Director Steve Ritter presented adjustments to the City’s budget overseen by City Manager Matt Benoit. In regard to cost-cutting measures, the budget plan could still eliminate eight…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular session tonight at six at City Hall. In a workshop before the meeting beginning at 4:30, the council will hear funding requests from non-profit organizations. On…

  • Military Reserve Building Issue Update

    Last Friday in Alpine, Texas State University System officials agreed to have SHSU attempt to obtain the Military Reserve Building property on Sam Houston by way of negotiation and purchase. TSU officials have decided not…

  • HISD Board Approves Tax Rate and Budget

    The HISD Board of Trustees met last night for a regular board meeting. The board approved a new budget as well as approving the tax rate. Superintendent Dr. Steve Johnson confirmed the tax rate to…

  • HISD Board of Trustees Meets Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees will meet this evening at six at the Hawkins Administration Building. The Board will recognize staff members tonight. There will be a presentation of the proposed 2013-14 School Year Budget…

  • 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…