Articles Tagged “County”

  • County Receiving Grant For Firefighter Radios

    Walker County’s Planning and Development Department deals with all kinds of grants for the County. The department’s director, Andy Isbell, recently informed us of one they were very happy to be receiving . . .…

  • Proposed Tax Rate Announced In Commissioners’ Court

    Walker County Commissioners met for a special session at the courthouse Wednesday. Commissioners conducted a “Budget Workshop.” County Auditor Patricia Allen presented the proposed tax rate . . . . PROPTAX7-30-14 A draft of the…

  • Hurricane Functional Exercise Today

    Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator David Anderson informs us that today from 8:30 to 5:00 Emergency Management will be conducting a Hurricane Functional Exercise in the Emergency Operations Center at the Sheriffs Office . . .…

  • Precinct #4 Commissioner Candidates Present Platforms at Republican Womens Meeting

    Candidate Jimmy Henry and incumbent Tim Paulsel, in the current runoff for the Precinct #4 Commissioners’ seat, presented their platforms at Monday’s meeting of the Walker County Republican Women at the Library’s Community Room. The…

  • City & County Interlocal Jail Agreement Approved By Commissioners

    At this week’s regular session of Walker County Commissioners’ Court, commissioners considered approving the interlocal agreement between the City and County for jail services in the new County Jail. Assistant District Attorney Quentin Russell explained…

  • Stubblefield Bridge Project Moves Forward

    In Walker County Commissioners’ Court Monday, commissioners approved a reimbursable agreement and project agreement in regard to the Stubblefield Lake Road Bridge project. The bridge carries traffic in and out of the Sam Houston National…

  • Commissioners Court Approves Disconnect of Unnecessary Landlines

    In Commissioners Court Monday morning, Purchasing Agent Mike Williford and Communications Director Les Metzler proposed saving the County money by moving forward and disconnecting some landline circuits. Williford said that they have a number of…

  • Commissioners Meet

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a regular session at nine this morning at the Courthouse. Walker County Sheriff’s Office Operations Captain Tim Whitecotton will discuss for approval an Interlocal Agreement between the County and the…

  • City Council Discusses Proposed Subdivision

    At last night’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, a great deal of time was spent on focusing on the proposed Texas Grand Ranch Subdivision. Authorized agent for the developer of the site, Renee…

  • City Council Meets Tonight

    The Huntsville City Council meets this evening at six for a regular session. Previous to the regular session there will be workshops at 4 PM where the council will discuss long-term financial planning recommendations for…