Articles Tagged “City”

  • 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

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council held a regular session last night at City Hall. One of the major topics for discussion was an historic preservation ordinance. The council did not pass the measure by a vote…

  • State of the City will be Addressed Thursday

    The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a reception following the upcoming “State of the City” address on Thursday, October 17th, at 5:30 PM at the Walker County Storm Shelter. Mayor Mac Woodward…

  • Alarm Permits Update

    The City of Huntsville recently amended its alarm ordinance, requiring those utilizing commercial and residential alarms within the city to have permits. The ordinance also outlines penalties for excessive false alarm calls at a given…

  • Council Discusses Preservation Ordinance

    One of the central topics for discussion at Tuesday night’s Huntsville City Council session was an historic preservation ordinance. During a public hearing local property owner George Russell, who owns several homes of historical significance…

  • Water Main Flushing Underway in Huntsville

    The City of Huntsville started a routine maintenance process on its water distribution Wednesday which will continue through October 22. This activity, which will primarily entail water main flushing, will help maintain a bacteria-free environment…