Articles Tagged “commissioners”

  • 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.…

  • County Purchasing Director On RFQ’s For Architect & Engineering Projects

    County Purchasing Agent Mike Williford approached commissioners Monday to put together a Request for Qualifications setup for Architect and Engineering, or A & E services, for various repair projects . . . .   County…

  • Update On Use Of Remaining 2012 Certificate Of Obligation Funds

    At Monday morning’s meeting of Walker County Commissioners, County Auditor Patricia Allen updated commissioners on the leftover remaining funds from the 2012 Certificate of Obligation funds from the new County Jail project. The audio-video project…

  • Commissioners Meet This Morning

    The regular session of the Walker County Commissioners Court will get underway at 9 o’clock this morning (Monday) in the Commissioner’s Courtroom. Sheriff Clint McRae and Captain/Jail Administrator Steve Fisher will discuss their first annual…

  • Video Arraignment Approved By Commissioners

    Several important local County issues were discussed in Commissioners’ Court Monday. Among them, an audio-video arraignment system between the courthouse and County Jail. Ford Audio-Video representatives Mitch Warren and Steve Cole talked about the system…

  • D-A David Weeks Comments On Need For New Intake Attorney

    In Walker County Commissioners Court Monday, commissioners approved allowing moving an investigative position in the D-A’s office to a position as Assistant District Attorney. The office of the County D-A has a tremendous case load…

  • Commissioners Meet

    Walker County Commissioners will meet this morning at nine at the Courthouse. Today’s “Consent Agenda” includes awarding the purchase of  County Clerk modular furniture to HBI Office Solutions based on best value through a competitively…