Articles Tagged “Huntsville City Council”

  • 380 Agreement For Containment Solutions Approved

    Last night following an Executive Session, the Huntsville City Council voted on bringing a manufacturing facility and more jobs to Huntsville . . . . Councilmembers approved by a vote of 8 to 1 to…

  • ETJ Developer Agreements Explored By City Council

    Previous to the regular session Tuesday night, the Huntsville City Council met for a workshop. Councilmembers are exploring ways to improve developer agreements in the ETJ, or extra-territorial jurisdiction, of the City. Position #4 Councilmember…

  • Safe Routes To Schools Project Discussed At City Council Session

    One of the main topics for discussion at the Huntsville City Council meeting last night regarded awarding a new contract for the completion of the Safe Routes to Schools project. The former contractor pulled away…

  • City Council Approves Budget & Tax Rate

    Tuesday night, the Huntsville City Council approved a $62 million budget for the 2014-15 fiscal year and approved a tax rate of 41.06 cents per $100 of evaluation. This drops the tax rate by a…

  • Meeting Held On Way-Finding Signage

    FD2S, a design firm from Austin, held a discussion Monday evening at the Huntsville Public Library with some members of the Huntsville City Council and members of the community who are interested in the City’s…

  • Library Part-Timers To Be Added To Staff

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, Councilmember Andy Brauninger amended a motion to help the Huntsville Public Library be better able to serve the public . . . .   Mayor…

  • City Council Candidates File

    As of this morning, seven people have filed as candidates for the Huntsville City Council. Those running for re-election are Postion #3 Councilmember Don Johnson, Position #2 Councilmember Lydia Montgomery, Position #4 Councilmember Keith Olson…

  • City Seeks Bids For New Sidewalks

    At this week’s Huntsville City Council session, sidewalk projects that the City is getting ready to bid were discussed. CIP Manager Mike Goebel said, “We have two sidewalks that we want to install. They’re going…

  • Council Decides Tax Rate Proposal And Signage Study

    Good news for local city taxpayers.   Mac Woodward and the Huntsville City Council has proposed a new lower tax rate. Finance Director Steve Ritter addressed councilmembers at their meeting at City Hall last night…

  • BFI Crossroads Pulling Out of New Spec’s And Other 380 Incentive Developments For Now

    BFI Crossroads–the company who visited the Huntsville City Council recently and planned on developing a commercial site for a new Spec’s, a sit-down restaurant and other commercial enterprises in between Ravenwood Shopping Center and Walmart–has…