Articles Tagged “Commissioners Court”

  • New Subdivision Discussed by Commissioners

    At Monday morning’s Commissioners’ Court meeting, a developer representative and subdivision design engineer addressed commissioners on their proposed Texas Grand Ranch Development Subdivision for Walker County. Planning and Development Director Andy Isbell fills us in…

  • Commissioners to Exclude City in Grant Application

    Monday at Commissioners’ Court, Commissioners voted not to include the City of Huntsville in their application for a grant that might allow them funds for radios for area volunteer fire departments. The overall grant of…

  • Website Transparency Discussed in Commissioners Court

    At the Commissioners’ Court regular meeting Monday, County Auditor Patricia Allen explained efforts to raise to an even higher level the transparency of their operations on the County’s website . . . . TRANSPAR#1-2-24-14 Ms.…

  • Repairs Approved for Annex #3 Building

    Following lengthy discussion at a couple of Commissioners’ Court meetings, a repair bid to fix continuous water instrusion issues, especially window problems, at the County Annex #3 building was approved Monday. County Purchasing Agent Mike…

  • County Clerk Office Update

    At this week’s regular Commissioners Court session, County Clerk Kari French thanked all her employees for their help for the past three years since she took over the office . . . . COUNTYCLRK1-15-14

  • Jail Construction Update

    New Walker County Jail project manager Eddie Smith’s report on the construction of the facility to commissioners this week was brief, with everything headed in a positive direction . . . . JAILREPORT12-10-13 At this…

  • Commissioners Approve H-GAC Case Study

    At Tuesday morning’s meeting of Walker County Commissioners, Commissioners considered approving H-GAC’s Housing and Economic Development Case Study for Huntsville. Over a six-month period, local citizens and leaders met together to discuss issues. Commissioners Gaines…

  • County Receives $3,350 in Healthy County Program Employee Rewards

    This week in Commissioners Court, commissioners approved acceptance of Texas Association of Counties Healthy County Program Employee Rewards of $3,350. County Treasurer Sharon Duke said 81 people completed the health assessment. Account Specialist Erica Wood…

  • Commissioners Meet

    Walker County Commissioners will get together for a regular meeting at the courthouse at nine this morning. Today’s “Consent Agenda” includes approval of a 12th and 278th District Court Order for salary and another allowance…

  • Precinct #304 Polling Places Discussed

    At this week’s Commissioners’ Court regular session, Commissioners looked at the issue of moving the Precinct #304 polling place from the Riverside Fire Department to the First United Methodist Church in Riverside. Precinct #304 Election…