Articles Tagged “ESD”

  • Commissioners Approve Informal Consensus on ESD #2 Ambulance Lease

    Monday morning, Walker County Commissioners met to hear budget requests from various County departments. They also held a regular session. One of the items Commissioners looked at was an interlocal agreement between the County and…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a regular session this morning at nine at the courthouse. County Budget presentations are planned between 9 AM and 4:30 this afternoon. There are also several items on the…

  • Firefighter Jimmy Williams on ESD #2 Growth and Needs

    New Waverly firefighter Jimmy Williams informs us that, “Over the past few years the demand for services in the Emergency Services District has steadily increased, including a 20% increase in the number of 911 calls…

  • Local Candidate Debates Held Thursday

    A good crowd showed up for the Sam Houston Tea Party debate presentation last night at the Veterans Complex. The Tea Party’s Myrt Gribble hosted the event, and yours truly was the moderator asking candidates…

  • Emergency Service District #3 Effort Underway

    At Commissioners’ Court Monday, the effort to create an Emergency Service District #3 was underway again. A public hearing was held. Precinct #1 Commissioner B-J Gaines, Jr. commented on the effort . . . .…

  • NWVFD & ESD #2

    The New Waverly Volunteer Fire Department and representatives from Walker County Emergency Services District #2 met with Walker County Commissioner’s Court recently and asked to be removed from the County budget. NWVFD Chief Jacob Slott…

  • Early Voting Turnout & Saturday Election

    We have the early voting turnout for two elections underway.  The early voting turnout for ESD #2 Special Election in New Waverly is 174 ballots cast.  The Early voting turnout for Riverside Water Special Election…

  • Early Voting For Special Elections

    Early Voting Site for the ESD #2 Special Election for May 9th will be at the New Waverly Fire Station #71, 411 FM 1375 E, in New Waverly today and tomorrow 8:00 am to 5:00…

  • Emergency Services District #2 Special Election Scheduled

    The Board of Commissioners of Walker County Emergency Service District #2 has called a special election on May 9th, 2015 to allow voters to decide on imposing a 1.5 cent sales tax in unincorporated areas…

  • Public Information Officer Jimmy Williams Comments On ESD #2

    New Waverly Volunteer Fire Department Firefighter and Public Information Officer Jimmy Williams was our guest on “Around Town” this past weekend. Among the several things discussed, was the upcoming sales tax election in May in…