Articles Tagged “Mayor Mac Woodward”

  • 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.…

  • City Council Discusses Mural Issue

    At Tuesday night’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers discussed how to solve an issue regarding repairs to a mural of Sam Houston at the former Adam’s Furniture building in downtown Huntsville. There…

  • Mayor Woodward Comments on Upcoming Workshop

    A joint workshop is scheduled between three important local decision-making bodies. Mayor Mac Woodward updated everyone at the last council session . . . . MACJOINT1-25-13  

  • 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…

  • City of Huntsville Employees Recognized for Years of Service

    The City of Huntsville recognized 78 employees Wednesday for reaching a range of milestones in their municipal careers. The recognitions, which took place during the City’s annual Employee Service Luncheon, were for those employees who…

  • Huntsville Council Approves New City Manager

    Huntsville has a new city manager. He is Matt Benoit.  Mayor Mac Woodward conducted the voting on his approval by the council last night . . . . We talked with 38-year-old Matt Benoit shortly…

  • Council Slashes Budget Deficit & Moves Forward on City Manager Selection

    An aggressively forward-moving City Council met last night and said goodbye to interim City Manager Chuck Pinto who left them on a positive note.  Following the passage of a budget amendment, that one- million-dollar deficit…

  • City Moving Forward on New City Manager

    The City of Huntsville is moving forward in the recruitment of a new City Manager. We talked with Mayor Mac Woodward recently . . . .

  • Mayor Woodward Update on City Manager Search

    At Tuesday evening’s session of the Huntsville City Council, Mayor Mac Woodward reported that last Monday and Tuesday representatives of the SGR personnel search firm were in Huntsville. He said they got together with the…

  • Council Approves “Strategic Plan” for Huntsville

    The Huntsville City Council recently approved the Strategic Plan, which will serve as a guide for the City staff to develop the budget for the coming fiscal year. The “Strategic Plan,” which was adopted through…