Articles Tagged “Huntsville City Council”

  • 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…

  • City Council Holds Special Session On Budget Tonight

    This afternoon beginning at five the Huntsville City Council will hold a presentation, discussion and possibly move forward with action on major funds to be contained in the 2014-15 budget. This will include but is…

  • Pawn Shop Hours Law To Be Changed Locally

    At this week’s Huntsville City Council session councilmembers, in a “First Reading,” considered changing the local pawn shop regulations for hours open to conform with state law. Present local law allows pawnshops to be open…

  • TRA Plant Update

    At this week’s session of the Huntsville City Council, Public Works Director Carol Reed updated councilmembers on the Trinity River Authority water plant completion work underway . . . . TRA6-4-14 Ms. Reed said they…

  • Krogers Plans Large Building at Ravenwood Village

    Kroger’s public affairs manager for the greater Houston area, Joy Partain, has informed local media that the corporate office of Krogers plan to open a 90,000 square foot building on the extreme north side of…

  • The City of Huntsville Hears Assessment of Buildings

    During this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers heard an assessment of the City’s buildings from Greg Wine with the Huitt-Zollars architecture and engineering firm. Wine said, “For a city that has…

  • Funds Approved For Media Consultant For Tourism

    At Tuesday night’s session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers okayed a total of $12,000 dollars to engage the consultants Mind Ecology. According to information from the City–”The consultant would provide the Tourism Department with…