Articles Tagged “Huntsville City Council”

  • 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…

  • City Council Moving Forward on City Charter

    At last night’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, Mayor Mac Woodward talked about forming a committee to review the City Charter . . . . COUNCIL1-23-13 Indeed, if passed, the charter is submitted…

  • Keith Olson’s Council Win Confirmed

    A recount done by hand of the votes in the Huntsville City Council race between incumbent Councilmember Keith Olson and opponent Kendall Scudder confirms Olson’s win on November 6th. The recount tally shows Olson got…

  • City Council Plans to Discuss Deficit-Cutting Proposals at Tuesday’s Session

    Tuesday, during the Huntsville City Council’s regular session at six, they will consider moves toward lowering a million dollar deficit in a couple of ways. The “Statutory Agenda” includes a proposal to offer an early…

  • Council Continues Discussion of $1.8 Million Dollar FEMA Grant

    This afternoon at 5:30 the Huntsville City Council will convene in a “Special Session” to continue discussion of an amendment in regard to applying for a $1.8 million dollar grant from FEMA for a Community…

  • Planning and Zoning Commission Denies Rezoning Request

    Thursday night, a good number of local citizens showed up at a City Planning and Zoning Commission meeting at City Hall. The commission denied a request to rezone the area basically between 13th and 15th…

  • City Council Holds Public Hearing for Boys & Girls Club

    Tuesday night, the Huntsville City Council held a public hearing. The Boys and Girls Club of Walker County is asking for an additional in-kind funding match in order to apply for a grant from FEMA.…

  • City Council Executive Session Tonight

    This afternoon at 5:30 the Huntsville City Council will meet in a closed Executive Session with Strategic Government Resources to further discuss the search process and the services needed to assist the City in the…