Articles Tagged “Council”

  • 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…

  • Councilmember Don Johnson on Economic Development

    Huntsville Position #3 Councilmember and Mayor Pro Tem Don Johnson was our guest on “Around Town” this Sunday. We talked with him about several issues the Council is focusing on . . . . JOHNSECO3-8-13…

  • City Council Discusses Rules Issues

    The Huntsville City Council met in regular session last night at City Hall. A concern was raised by City Councilmember Ron Allen regarding the Rules of Procedure for councilmembers which is being worked on .…

  • Councilmember Olson Files Finance Committee Update

    Position #4 Huntsville City Councilmember Keith Olson filed an annual Finance Committee update for the Council at their regular session Tuesday night. He said the Finance Committee had 16 meetings with himself, Ward #1 Councilmember…

  • City Council Discussed Mural Issues Tuesday

    The Huntsville City Council met in regular session last night at City Hall. An issue of contention last night was over a proposed amendment to the 2012-13 budget that could cost around $14,000 dollars to…

  • Council Slashes Budget Deficit & Moves Forward on City Manager Selection

    An aggressively forward-moving City Council met last night and said goodbye to interim City Manager Chuck Pinto who left them on a positive note.  Following the passage of a budget amendment, that one- million-dollar deficit…