Articles Tagged “Councilmember Allen”

  • City Council Focuses on Gulf Coast Strategic Highway Coalition Issue

    At last night’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers spent much time focusing on a request by Councilmember Allen to discuss the City’s membership with the Gulf Coast Strategic Highway Coalition. The coalition…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular session at City Hall tonight at six. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes renewal of annual software maintenance with Tyler Technologies for Finance and Public Safety for $85,500.…

  • City Council Passes Budget

    The Huntsville City Council met last night in regular session at City Hall. Before voting on whether to pass the Fiscal Year 2016-17 budget, Councilmember Allen wished to remove a section of an ordinance by…

  • City Council Approves 2016 Strategic Plan

    At this week’s session of the Huntsville City Council, counclmembers considered adopting their 2016 Strategic Plan. Councilmember Allen voiced his disagreement with a section of the plan. He expressed that before a recommendation by the…

  • 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…