Articles Tagged “County”

  • City Council Meets at Five

    The Huntsville City Council will meet at City Hall at five this evening to give local citizens time to attend National Night Out events. Tonight, there will be a public hearing to amend the Huntsville…

  • Community Plan Update

    As you’ve been hearing, the County is having a Community Planning meeting coming up Tuesday, October 1st, beginning at 9:30 in the morning at the Walker County Storm Shelter. The public is invited to participate.…

  • Walker County District Attorney David Weeks Honored

    The hard working efforts of another Walker County citizen has made the County proud. County Judge Danny Pierce informed everyone at Commissioners’ Court Monday . . . . PIERCEWEEKS9-23-13

  • Tax Abatement Agreement Okayed by Commissioners for Chemex Modular

    Monday, Walker County Commissioners approved a tax abatement agreement in Tax Abatement Zone Number One in the New Waverly area between the County and Chemex Modular. Precinct #4 Commissioner Tim Paulsel, who has been working…

  • Commissioners Meet

    Walker County Commissioners will get together for a regular meeting at the courthouse at nine this morning. Today’s “Consent Agenda” includes approval of a 12th and 278th District Court Order for salary and another allowance…

  • Commissioners Approve Raising County Tax Rate Monday

    After passing a new proposed budget, Walker County Commissioners took a record vote on raising the County tax rate Monday morning. County Judge Danny Pierce read the agenda item . . . . TAXRATE9-9-13 Commissioners,…

  • According to County Auditor Jail Costs May be Offset in Future Due to Tax Rate Increase

    Walker County Commissioners approved a new budget and higher tax rate Monday morning. Shortly before adoption of the new budget, and amid quite an opposition locally to raising the County tax rate to 67.78 cents…

  • Walker County Commissioners Vote to Raise Tax Rate

    This morning Walker County Commissioners approved their new budget along with an increase in County taxes to 67.78 cents per $100 valuation. It was approved in a 4 to 1 vote. Precinct #2 Commissioner Ronnie…

  • County Approves Phone Discount Service

    Purchasing Agent Assistant Matt Scasta introduced a cost-saving measure for the County in Commissioners Court Monday morning for phone service through the State of Texas Department of Information Resources TEX-AN . . . . PHONEDISC8-13-13…

  • Commissioners Approve Agreement for Telecommunications Savings

    At Commissioners’ Court this week, commissioners looked at an agreement to help save the County money. County Purchasing Agent Mike Williford filled the court in on an agreement with Telanalysis to audit and analyze all…