Articles Tagged “Council”

  • Military Reserve Building Purchase Legal Dispute Continues

    The contention continues over the purchase of the abandoned Military Reserve Building on Sam Houston Avenue between SHSU and Tarek Maalouf of Maalouf Properties of Huntsville. Mr. Maalouf met the City of Huntsville’s June 17th…

  • Buxton Retail Analysis Update Presented to Council

    At Tuesday’s City Council session, Director of Community and Economic Development Aron Kulhavy explained the many benefits of the retail analysis features of the Buxton software access recently contracted with Buxton by the City. Kulhavy…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council will meet in a regular session at six this evening at City Hall. Councilmembers will meet for a workshop at 4:30 to hear a presentation and discuss the City’s current employee…

  • Amendment to Solicitors and Hawkers Ordinance Discussed by Council

    During this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers considered for a “first reading” an amendment to an ordinance regarding door-to-door solicitors and hawkers. Police Chief Kevin Lunsford explained the changes for door-to-door…

  • City Board or Commission Applications 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 31st, 2013. Residents may submit applications to the City…

  • City Board or Commission Applications 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, 2013. Residents may submit applications to the City…

  • Boys & Girls Club Facilities Discussed by Council

    This week the Huntsville City Council voted in approval to appeal the denial from FEMA on the cost overrun for the Community Safe Room that would bascially be used by the local Boys and Girls…

  • Council Holds Rules of Procedure Workshop

    Monday afternoon, Huntsville City Councilmembers got together to discuss the suggested revisions they made to their Rules of Procedure as the result of a workshop a few weeks ago. City Attorney Leonard Schneider had also…

  • Council to Discuss Rules of Procedure in Workshop

    Huntsville City Councilmembers have been at work on revising and editing a Rules of Procedure for councilmembers. We recently talked with Position #2 Councilmember Lydia Montgomery about the issue . . . . RULEPROC3-15-13 The…

  • City Charter Review Committee Meets

    The 2013 City Charter Review Committee got together last night to discuss various issues covered in the document. Issues discussed included length of councilmember terms, accepting citizen input, municipal boundaries, and councilmembers’ roles in personnel…