Articles Tagged “Walker County”

  • TxDOT Seeks Public Input

    TxDOT Seeks Public Input

    In an effort to address long-term statewide transportation needs, the Texas Department of Transportation will host the first in a series of meetings to gather public input to help shape the Texas Transportation Plan 2040.…

  • “Code Red” System to be Tested November 14th

    Huntsville/Walker County will be utilizing the CodeRED Emergency Notification System on November 14th to call the entire community. The calls will be in the afternoon and will continue until the entire database has been attempted.…

  • Advanced Emergency Management Training Given Locally in October

    October 21st through 23rd, employees from the City, Walker County, SHSU, HISD, and TDCJ participated in advanced emergency management training, created by FEMA, at the Walker County Storm Shelter. Texas A&M Forest Service facilitated the…

  • Early Voting Underway

    EARLY VOTING began at 8:00 this morning for the November 5th General and Special Elections.  There are several local entities holding a joint election including the Constitutional Amendment Election and the Local Option Election in…

  • SHSU Economic Impact Study Released

    Sam Houston State University is making an economic impact at both local and regional levels, according to a new economic impact study authored by SHSU economic professors Ed Blackburne and Bill Green. During the 2012…

  • National Night Out Celebrated Today and Tonight

    The City of Huntsville’s National Night Out event will be held today, and the Huntsville Police Department wishes to encourage all residents to come out and enjoy this free, family-friendly event. National Night Out–an annual…

  • Community Planning Meeting Tomorrow

    The Community Planning Meeting for Walker County takes place tomorrow morning beginning at 9:30 at the Walker County Storm Shelter. The public is invited to participate in formulating a community plan that’s sent to the…

  • Walker County District Attorney David Weeks Honored

    The hard working efforts of another Walker County citizen has made the County proud. County Judge Danny Pierce informed everyone at Commissioners’ Court Monday . . . . PIERCEWEEKS9-23-13

  • “Burn Bans” Lifted

    Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis has informed us that the “Burn Ban” for Walker County was lifted at nine this morning. The San Jacinto County Commissioners Court has also lifted the “Burn Ban”…

  • Representative Otto & Senator Schwertner Speak at Library Monday

    State Representative John Otto and State Senator Charles Schwertner spoke to a meeting of local Republicans in a meeting open to the public Monday night at the Huntsville Public Library. They covered a number of…