Articles Tagged “budget”

  • Local AFSCME Union President Against Proposed 4 Percent Cut

    Local AFSCME union President Lance Lowery has expressed his concern recently about a proposed cutback to TDCJ’s budget. He says, “State leadership, governor and lieutenant governor, have called for state agencies to cut back 4…

  • Galilee Citizens Express Concern over Store Construction

    During “Citizen Input” at Walker County Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, citizens were in attendance to express concern about new construction near churches on Highway 30 near Galilee. Galilee area resident and Mayor Tom Freeman initially…

  • Trinity ISD Board Meets Tonight

    The Trinity ISD Board meets this evening at six at their Administration Building. They will recognize students and staff for accomplishments. Natalie Barrett will talk about STAAR Testing Results. The Superintendent will deliver his report.…

  • Commissioners Comment on Budget & Two Percent Across-the-Board Raise

    During last Thursday’s special session of Walker County Commissioners Court, County Auditor Patricia Allen passed along the effective tax rate calculation from the Appraisal District and commented on the budget. We reported this Friday. There…

  • Commissioners Meet

    The Walker County Commissioners Court will have a special session this morning at nine in the Commissioner’s Courtroom. Among the topics Commissioners will look at are the proposed budget for fiscal year 2016-2017. Commissioners will…

  • Council Hears Rita B Huff Budget Request

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, former mayor and a member of the Rita B Huff Humane Society Adoption board, Mac Woodward, spoke to councilmembers regarding a budget request . .…

  • Commissioners Approve Informal Consensus on ESD #2 Ambulance Lease

    Monday morning, Walker County Commissioners met to hear budget requests from various County departments. They also held a regular session. One of the items Commissioners looked at was an interlocal agreement between the County and…

  • Trinity ISD Meets Tonight

    The Trinity ISD meets for a regular Board Meeting at their Administration Building at 6 PM. There will be recognition regarding Robotics and the Superintendent’s Advisory Council. The Superintendent will deliver his report. Tonight’s “Action…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County commissioners will meet for a regular session this morning at nine at the courthouse. Today’s “Statutory Agenda” includes several items: There will be courthouse chiller replacement bid presentations by Har-Con and Magnum. County…

  • Commissioner White Comments on Budget

    Walker County Commissioner for Precinct #2, Ronnie White, was our guest on”Around Town” over the weekend. We asked him about budget spending in the future, if he saw any severe issues ahead . . .…