Articles Tagged “commissioners”

  • Senior Center Fundraiser Scheduled

    A fundraiser is coming up for the Walker County Senior Center. It will be in the form of a reverse raffle. There will be 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes. The first prize is a $5,000…

  • Emergency Service District #3 Discussed And Acted On By Commissioners

    Walker County Commissioners met in regular session Monday to consider a number of issues. One was to continue taking a look at the creation of an Emergency Service District #3.  The court had already approved…

  • Architect Burns Addresses Commissioners On Justice Building Project

    In Commissioners Court Monday, commissioners discussed the status of the project to rehabilitate the Justice Complex by Burns architecture. Architect Ken Burns addressed commissioners in regard to what was planned . . . .  …

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners meet at the courthouse at nine this morning. Commissioners will receive department reports. Commissioners will have a public hearing on the Proposed Budget. They will discuss and vote to set salaries, expenses…

  • Record Vote Taken On Tax Rate In Commissioners’ Court

    Monday, commissioners took a record vote on the proposed tax rate. County Auditor Patrica Allen discussed the rate with County Judge Danny Pierce . . . .   Commissioners approved the rate. There will be…

  • Commissioners Meet This Morning

    Walker County Commissioners will get together for their regular meeting this morning at nine at the courthouse. Maintenance Director Ken Nabors will discuss for approval repairs to the Highway 75 North buildings. Walker County Emergency…

  • Commissioners Discuss Tax Rate & Budget

    In Walker County Commissioners’ Court Monday morning the effective tax rate and County Budget were discussed. County Auditor Patricia Allen passed along the effective tax rate figure to Commissioners….   This year’s adjusted tax base…

  • Housing Hays County Inmates In Walker County Jail Discussed By Commissioners

    At Monday’s Commissioners’ Court special session, contracting with Hays County to house Hays County inmates in the Walker County Jail was discussed. Jail administrator, Captain Steve Fisher, addressed the court regarding the agreement under process…

  • Emergency Operation Center To Move

    The Emergency Operations Center will be moving to a new building eventually. Monday morning, commissioners considered authorizing the use of the building at 344 SH 75, suite 200, to be dedicated  as an Emergency Operations…

  • Commissioners’ Purchase Saves Money

    In Walker County Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, commissioners discussed for approval the purchase of a 2016 F-450 chassis for Road & Bridge Precinct #1 from Silsbee Ford in the amount of $43,394. Fortunately, a better…