Articles Tagged “Huntsville City Council”

  • Council Discusses Conservation and Drought Contingency Plan

    At this week’s Huntsville City Council session, councilmembers heard Director of Public Works Carol Reed present information during a first-reading of the City’s Water Conservation and Drought Contingency Plan. The water restriction system being changed…

  • City Council Approves Speed Cushions for River Oaks Drive

    One of the major topics for discussion at Tuesday night’s Huntsville City Council session was the need for speed cushions on River Oaks Drive in Elkins Lake. Councilmember Joe Rodriguez was one of the major…

  • Council Discusses Traditional Bid Vs. Construction Manager Concept

    At this week’s Huntsville City Council session, Fitzpatrick Architect’s Trey Greer explained a new approach for the City in their hiring of contractors for capitol improvement endeavors called the “Construction Manager at Risk” As opposed…

  • New Entergy Customer Service Manager Addresses Councilmembers

    Entergy has a new Customer Service Manager for our area. He is Ronnie Hale. Mr. Hale introduced himself to councilmembers at this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council. He said that Stan Foley…

  • Smith Hill Water Line Replacement

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers voted approval for a Task Order for McClure and Browne Engineering and Surveying for the purpose of engineering design services for the Smith Hill…

  • Council Approves Easement Acquistion Policy and Standardized Letter

    Last night, the Huntsville City Council unanimously approved a new easement acquisition policy standarized form letter that would be sent to landowners who were targeted for an easement location by certified and regular mail. Describing…

  • SAAFE House Thanks City Employees

    Last night at the regular meeting of the Huntsville City Council, SAAFE House Executive Director Jolene Miller, along with other members of the organization, presented a plaque to the City for their help in raising…

  • Crime Stoppers Honored

    HPD Detective Marvin Hyvl along with members of the local Walker County/Huntsville Crime Stoppers Board were on hand at the Huntsville City Council last night to hear Mayor Mac Woodward proclaim Crime Stoppers month in…

  • County Historical Commission Archivist James Patton on New Preservation Ordinance

    This week, the Huntsville City Council passed an Historic Preservation Ordinance. We asked Walker County Historical Commission Archivist and Director of the Gibbs-Powell Home, James Patton, about how the ordinance would help out . .…

  • City Preservation Ordinance Passed

    At Tuesday night’s Huntsville City Council session, an historic preservation ordinance was up for consideration which allows special designations for landmarks and districts. The ordinance has previously been under lengthy discussion by the council. After…