Articles Tagged “Huntsville City Council”

  • Councilmembers Discuss Retiree Insurance Issues

    The primary topic for discussion at last night’s Huntsville City Council centered around health insurance for City of Huntsville retirees. A new policy was slated to go into effect that when a retiree hits 65…

  • High Potential Employee Leadership Academy Meets For Exercise at City Hall

    This week, participants in SHSU’s High Potential Employee Leadership Academy went through a couple of scenarios as members of the Huntsville City Council in the actual council chambers. The Academy’s facilitator, David Yebra, has led…

  • MAYORAL RUN-OFF ELECTION SET

    During a special session of the Huntsville City Council on Wednesday, the council voted unanimously to hold the runoff election for the mayor’s race on Saturday, December 12, 2015. Early voting will begin Wednesday, November…

  • World Championship Gymnastic Event Underway

    The 2015 World Gymnastic Championships are getting underway in Glasgow, Scotland. Women’s Qualifying takes place today. Men’s Qualifying takes place tomorrow. Several Olympic and World Champions came from the designated Olympic training site for the…

  • City Accepts TxDOT Funding For Sidewalks

    At Tuesday’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers were very pleased to approve acceptance of a TxDOT sidewalk funding grant. Neighborhood Resources Director, Dr. Sherry McKibben, addressed the council on the new funding…

  • City Accepts TxDOT Funding For Sidewalks

    City Accepts TxDOT Funding For Sidewalks

    At Tuesday’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers were very pleased to approve acceptance of a TxDOT sidewalk funding grant. Neighborhood Resources Director, Dr. Sherry McKibben, addressed the council on the new funding…

  • Councilmembers Focus On University Avenue Issue

    At last night’s Huntsville City Council session, one agenda item spawning much discussion regarded changing University Avenue to Bobby K Marks Drive to a one-way street, taking care of street maintenance and signs and signing…

  • New Sidewalks Coming To Huntsville

    If you haven’t heard, there was good news on sidewalks for Huntsville at this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council. Mayor Mac Woodward said sidewalks grants have come through. City Manager Matt Benoit…

  • City Council Approves Applications For Cultural District Grants

    At Tuesday night’s Huntsville City Council session, councilmembers considered approval of two applications for grants for the City’s Cultural District, in particular along Town Creek. Cultural Services Coordinator Linda Pease explained the grants. The first,…

  • Mural Restoration Approved By Council

    At this week’s Huntsville City Council session, councilmembers considered funding $25,000 out of the Hotel Occupancy Tax fund to restore and preserve the City mural on the east wall of the Smither Building on University…