Articles Tagged “Councilmember Allen”

  • Council Approves Contract for Signs

    Tuesday night, Huntsville City councilmembers considered approving a contract for manufacturing and installation of way-finding signs from National Signs for $237,000. Two-hundred-thousand dollars of the amount will come from HOT funds. Following a question from…

  • Councilmembers Discuss Retiree Insurance Issues

    The primary topic for discussion at last night’s Huntsville City Council centered around health insurance for City of Huntsville retirees. A new policy was slated to go into effect that when a retiree hits 65…

  • Historical Marker Approved By Council

    At this week’s City Council session, councilmembes considered a request from the Walker County Historical Commission to place a Historical Marker in Oakwood Cemetery for the Huntsville Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1867. Councilmember Allen wanted…

  • Councilmembers Focus On University Avenue Issue

    At last night’s Huntsville City Council session, one agenda item spawning much discussion regarded changing University Avenue to Bobby K Marks Drive to a one-way street, taking care of street maintenance and signs and signing…

  • Council Discusses 4-Way Stop Sign Issues

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, two agenda items that spawned much discussion regarded two intersections that were under study to change from two stop signs to four–10th Street and Avenue…

  • Council Discusses & Votes On Tax Rate Agenda Item

    At last night’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council several issues were focused on, among them, the tax rate. Ward #3 councilmember Ronald Allen expressed his perception of the City Council’s listed agenda item…

  • Councilmember Allen Makes Allegation On Visitor Center Issue

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council,  Councilmember Ronald Allen “grandstands” again. At the beginning of a set of 3 items put on the agenda by the councilmember, one requesting a review…

  • Council Discusses Consultant Fees

    At Tuesday night’s council session, much of the discussion centered on how much to spend on consultants to guide the City in space assessments of various buildings and on design issues of the Davidson Wastewater…

  • City Council Discusses Safe Route To Schools Sidewalk Project Issues

    The Huntsville City Council met in regular session last night at City Hall. One of the main issues under discussion concerned the Safe Route to Schools sidewalk project. Councilmember Allen raised issues with current sidewalk…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets for a regular session at six this evening at City Hall. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes approval of purchase of various sizes of water meters to be used by the Public…