Articles Tagged “commissioners”

  • 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…

  • County Clerk Kari French Presented Records Management Plan To Commissioners Monday

    In Commissioners’ Court Monday, County Clerk Kari French presented a Records and Archive Plan.  She addressed the court on the project . . . . Commissioners approved the plan which will take 4 to 5…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets This Morning

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a regular session this morning at nine at the courthouse. County purchasing agent Mike Williford will discuss for approval the purchase of a 2016 F-450 chassis for Road and Bridge…

  • Commissioners Issue RFP For County-Wide Debris Management

    Commissioners moved forward this week in court to cover any debris management in case of disaster issues in the future. Purchasing Director Mike Williford addressed commissioners regarding an RFP, or Request for Proposal . .…