Articles Tagged “commissioners”

  • Commissioners Meet This Morning At The Courthouse

    Walker County Commissioners’ Court will meet this morning at nine at the courthouse. On today’s “Consent Agenda” is approval of a sale of a seized Chevy Truck at auction. Also this morning, Emergency Management Coordinator…

  • Satellite Phone Channel Addition Approved By Commissioners

    In Commissioners’ Court this week, Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis moved forward in attempting to expand the emergency communication capabilities of the County. He asked commissioners to approve a Memorandum of Understanding with…

  • Sheriff Discusses Old Jail Issue

    At Walker County Commissioners’ Court Monday, County Sheriff Clint McRae updated commissioners on the Jail Committee’s recommendations for the old Walker County Jail . . . .   Demolition of the Old Jail was decided…

  • “Tex 21″ Explained To Commissioners

    At Monday morning’s Commissioner’ Court, Matt Brasseaux, who works for Dean International who are policy consultants for Transportation Excellence for the 21st Century, or TEX-21, familiarized commissioners with the service the TEX-21 organization has to…

  • Texas Grand Ranch Subdivision Moving Forward

    At Walker County Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, Jeff Brown from the Jones & Carter civil engineering firm updated commissioners on where the Texas Grand Ranch Subdivision project was right now . . . .  …

  • Commissioner White Wants County To Purchase Used Truck And Trailer To Pick Up Highway Materials

    In Commissioners’ Court this week, Precinct #2 Commissioner Ronnie White sought approval from other commissioners to purchase a used truck and belly dump trailer from budgeted funds to haul road material from Mexia to save…

  • Environmental Enforcement Vehicle Use Issue Discussed In Commissioners’ Court

    In Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, one of the issues they discussed regarding county vehicles regarded an Environmental Officer Vehicle traveling outside the county to the officer’s home. Precinct #2 Commissioner Ronnie White was interested in…

  • Display Of “In God We Trust” Motto Discussed In Commissioners’ Court

    In Commissioners’ Court this week, commissioners considered approval of a resolution supporting the display of the national motto “In God We Trust.” Walker County Judge Danny Pierce discussed the matter with Assistant District Attorney Quentin…

  • Money Approved For Jail Project

    Several weeks ago, Commissioners approved a video arraignment system so inmates can communicate from the County Jail to the courtroom. This was done in the interest of security and more efficient use of personnel. At…

  • Andy Isbell On Fair Housing Issues

    Walker County Planning & Development Director Andy Isbell addressed County Commissioners this week on issues of Fair Housing, including offering a chance for public input during a public hearing. There was no community input. Mr.…