Articles Tagged “Mayor Woodward”

  • Application For Sidewalk Grant Underway

    The Huntsville City Council met in a workshop and a special session Thursday to discuss applying for a Transportation Alternatives Program grant for more sidewalks in Huntsville. After voting on various motions, the council finally…

  • Development Code Amendment Issue Discussed At Last Night’s Council Session

    At last night’s Huntsville City Council session, one of the several issues spawning lively discussion included the adoption of a proposed ordinance to amend a chapter of the Development Code which touched on many areas…

  • Mayor Woodward Comments On Containment Solution Issue

    You may have heard by now that Containment Solutions, which was planning to come to Huntsville and offer several good-paying jobs, has now backed off the move. Chief Operating Officer Clay Finley was quoted in…

  • Mayor Woodward Comments On Strategic Planning Meeting

    The Huntsville City Council held a Strategic Planning Meeting at the Public Library Community Room yesterday. We talked with Mayor Mac Woodward following the close of the meeting. He said, “We really had a good…

  • Strategic Planning Session For City Held

    The Huntsville City Council held a Strategic Planning Session in the Library’s Community Room Tuesday that began at 8:30 in the morning and finished around 2:30. Economic development was a major focus of discussion with…

  • Changes For Upcoming Council Sessions

    Looking ahead to future council meetings, Mayor Mac Woodward filled everyone in on some changes to upcoming council sessions at this week’s regular meeting.. Looking ahead to October, Mayor Woodward suggested . . . .…

  • City Council Discusses Budget

    The Huntsville City Council met last night. A major focus for discussion was the budget and tax rate. City Manager Matt Benoit went over the tax rate proposal . . . . CITYBUDG#1-8-20-14 Position #1…

  • BFI Crossroads Pulling Out of New Spec’s And Other 380 Incentive Developments For Now

    BFI Crossroads–the company who visited the Huntsville City Council recently and planned on developing a commercial site for a new Spec’s, a sit-down restaurant and other commercial enterprises in between Ravenwood Shopping Center and Walmart–has…

  • City Council Discusses Bidding Issues

    At Huntsville’s City Council session last night, one of the several issues focused on involved bidding on local projects. Up for approval was a bid for a generator for the Elkins Lake Dam Lift Station.…

  • HPD Receives Recognition

    Recently, the Huntsville Police Department achieved Best Practices Recognition through the Texas Police Chief’s Association. Texas Law Enforcement Best Practices Review Program Coordinator and retired La Porte Police Chief, Richard Reff, who reviewed HPD, presented…