Articles Tagged “commissioners”

  • County Commissioners Meet This Morning

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a special session this morning at nine at the courthouse. Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis will discuss for approval an order declaring a local state of disaster. Mr. Davis will…

  • Interlocal Agreement On Justice Assistance Grant Approved By Commissioners

    .The County and City continue to move forward in equipping their law enforcement departments with up-to-date equipment. In Commissioners’ Court this week, Walker County Sheriff’s Office Operations Bureau Captain Tim Whitecotton sought approval from commissioners…

  • County Judge Danny Pierce Appoints Interim Pct. 3 Commissioner

    Walker County Judge Danny Pierce has appointed retired insurance agent Glen R. Reader to complete the remaining term of former Precinct #3 Commissioner Bobby Warren. Mr. Reader was sworn in in a ceremony Wednesday in…

  • Commissioners’ Court Approves Request For Qualifications For Civil Engineering Services

    In Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, commissioners heard from Purchasing Director Mike Williford and Planning and Development Director Andy Isbell regarding a plan to keep a civil engineer on standby for various projects, especially the subdivision…

  • County Maintenance Inventory Issues Discussed In Commissioners’ Court

    The Walker County Commissioners’ Court continues to move forward in working to save money. Monday morning Assistant Director of Maintenance, Marvin Cannon, told commissioners he’s noticed a lot of static inventory. He said, “There’s no…

  • 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 . . . .  …