Articles Tagged “Huntsville City Council”

  • Boys & Girls Club Facilities Discussed by Council

    This week the Huntsville City Council voted in approval to appeal the denial from FEMA on the cost overrun for the Community Safe Room that would bascially be used by the local Boys and Girls…

  • Property Developer Bius Addresses Council on Incentives

    Huntsville property developer Ben Bius addressed the Huntsville City Council last night in regard to his plan to bring a Hobby Lobby and Goodwill store to the old Wal-Mart building. He outlined an incentives plan…

  • Huntsville Development Code Update Underway

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers considered approving a contract with James Duncan and Associates for the Huntsville Development Code Update. In addressing councilmembers, Project Director Kirk Bishop said his…

  • Council Hears Presentation on Airport Improvement

    At the Huntsville City Council session Tuesday, Director of Community and Economic Development Aron Kulhavy updated everyone on improvements to the Bruce Brothers Huntsville Regional Airport. He said, “With these projects, 90 percent are funded…

  • Council Considering Amendments to Animal & Fowl Ordinance

    At this week’s session of the Huntsville City Council, in a first reading City Police Chief Kevin Lunsford addressed the council in regard to an amendment to the City of Huntsville Code of Ordinances referring…

  • Councilmembers Discuss Employee Policies and Procedures Manual Update

    One of the agenda items focused on at last night’s meeting of the Huntsville City Council involved the first reading of an ordinance authorizing the City Manager to update the Employee Policies and Procedures Manual.…

  • Charter Review Committee Approved

    This week, the Huntsville City Council approved an eight-member City Charter Review Committee. The new committee includes James Anderson, Bill Daugette, John Escobedo, Maria McIver, Vanetta Mills, Rhonda Reddoch, Charles Smither, Jr., and Mike Yawn.…

  • Council Votes Again on Buxton Retail Recuritment Study

    At last night’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, the council had to reconsider a $60,000 dollar contract with the Buxton Company for a retail recruitment and retention study. The council’s original mistake occurred…

  • City Providing Good Drinking Water

    The City is providing good drinking water. At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, City Manager Matt Benoit said that the City had been notified back in December that the City of…

  • HISD Joint Workshop Held Last Night

    Last night various members of the Huntsville City Council and the City, and Walker County Commissioners, met with the HISD Board of Trustees for a joint workshop to discuss a long-range facilities plan. The plan…