Articles Tagged “Councilmember Don Johnson”

  • BFI Crossroads Incentive Agreement Sparks Debate

    Incentives for a development proposed by BFI Crossroads for an area near Ravenwood Shopping Center which would offer the community a new Spec’s store, a sit-down restaurant and other businesses was the focus of intense…

  • Second-Hand Jewelry & Precious Metal Ordinance Amended

    At this week’s regular city council session, an ordinance regarding secondhand jewelry and precious metal was considered for amendment. It was proposed that the time a purchasing dealer would be required to hold precious metal…

  • Council Session Held Tuesday Night

    The Huntsville City Council met for a regular session last night at City Hall. One of the major topics for discussion was the approval of an addendum to a Chapter 380 agreement with the Huntsville…

  • 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 Approves Hiring Customer Analytics Firm

    The Huntsville City Council recently approved hiring a Forth Worth customer analytics firm to put together data to help Huntsville recruit and retain various forms of economic development. Councilmember Keith Olson talked with us about…

  • 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…

  • City Council Discusses Annexation Hearing Dates

    At Tuesday evening’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, there was much discussion from councilmembers and citizens over setting annexation hearing dates for discussion of SHSU’s planned research park. The research park is planned…