Articles Tagged “Council”

  • Council Decides Tax Rate Proposal And Signage Study

    Good news for local city taxpayers.   Mac Woodward and the Huntsville City Council has proposed a new lower tax rate. Finance Director Steve Ritter addressed councilmembers at their meeting at City Hall last night…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet at City Hall at six this evening. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes the adoption of an ordinance calling the November 4th general election for the purpose of electing four at-large…

  • Applications For City Boards Or Commissions Available

    Applications are available for Huntsville residents interested in serving on a City board or commission or to be considered for re-appointment to current positions ending August 31, 2014. Residents may submit applications to the City…

  • SHSU Receives Fundraising Award

    Sam Houston State University’s fundraising efforts have earned the university a 2014 Educational Fundraising Award by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education. SHSU was selected to receive an “Overall Improvement Award” in the…

  • SHSU’s Championship Bowling Team Recognized by Council

    This week, the Huntsville City Council honored the National Championship SHSU Women’s Bowling Team. Mayor Mac Woodward did the honors of introducing them . . . . BOWLING#1-5-8-14 Ward #2 Councilmember Tish Humphrey read a…

  • Athletic Field Rental Fees Approved by Council

    The Huntsville City Council approved the implementation of new fees for athletic field rentals at their session Tuesday night. Position #3 councilmember Don Johnson explained . . . . ATHFIELD12-18-13 Director of Parks & Leisure…

  • Council to Recognize Teachers & Students

    The City Council will recognize two local teachers and their classes on Tuesday, December 3rd, with a proclamation in honor of their participation in an educational series on all levels of U-S government. Susan Fritz…

  • November Election Update

    The November 5 Regular and Special Election is fast approaching, and the deadline to register to vote or make any changes to name or address information is October 7. The ballot will include several City…

  • Special Council Session Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will hold a special session tonight at six. The special session was called after the events of the September 17th meeting were reviewed, and it was discovered that two motions to…

  • Stop Sign Issue Discussed in Council Session

    At this week’s session of the Huntsville City Council, stop signs which have been in place at the intersection of Spring Drive and Winter Way for 18 years was an issue for discussion. The City…