Articles Tagged “Walker County Commissioners”

  • Update On Use Of Remaining 2012 Certificate Of Obligation Funds

    At Monday morning’s meeting of Walker County Commissioners, County Auditor Patricia Allen updated commissioners on the leftover remaining funds from the 2012 Certificate of Obligation funds from the new County Jail project. The audio-video project…

  • Burn Ban In Effect At Noon

    In their meeting this morning, Walker County Commissioners put a “Burn Ban” in effect for the county beginning at noon today.

  • Commissioners Accept Grant for Radio Upgrades

    This week, Walker County Commissioners considered accepting a grant from Homeland Security for $115,980. Walker County Emergency Coordinator Butch Davis filled commissioners in . . . .   Commissioners approved acceptance of the grant.

  • Texas Grand Ranch Subdivision Preliminary Plat Approved

    The proposed 2,100 acre Texas Grand Ranch subdivision, planned to be offered off FM 1374 in the southwest part of the county near the National Forest, came closer to fruition Monday morning as Walker County…

  • County Clerk Kari French Comments On Courthouse Maintenance Issues To Commissioners

    At the regular Walker County Commissioners session this week, County Clerk Kari French addressed having an agreement with a Huntsville TDCJ Unit to have them clean and maintain the courthouse grounds. She expressed her view…

  • Gibbs-Powell House Improvements

    At this week’s regular session of Walker County Commissioners, commissioners approved payment of up to $2,000 to the Walker County Historical Commission for a budgeted match of projects to improve the Gibbs Powell House Museum. …

  • Elections Director Diana McRae Talks With Commissioners About New Elections Coordinator Position

    In an expansion of one person to the County Elections department to help handle a growing, multifaceted job involving handling elections, Elections Director Diana McRae asked Walker County Commissioners at their meeting Monday that she…

  • Butch Davis On “Mutual Aid Agreement”

    At this week’s session of Walker County Commissioners, Butch Davis talked about some technical contractual changes to the Interlocal Mutual Aid Agreement Walker County has with Harris County in regard to emergency management activities during…

  • Master Gardners Ask Commissioners For Grant Approval

    At Monday’s session of Walker County Commissioners, Master Gardeners’ Edwin Davis addressed commissioners and asked them to approve an HGAC Leaf-Pro Environmental Program grant for the Master Gardners for $24,000 . . . . MASTGARD#1-7-28-14…

  • “Heartwalk” Coming To Huntsville

    Monday, Huntsville Memorial Hospital Manager of Community Relations Karen Bilsing and CEO Shannon Brown spoke before Walker County Commissioners and Judge Pierce on behalf of the Walker County American Heart Association. They work with the…