Articles Tagged “budget”

  • HISD Trustees Approve Resolution Committing General Operating Fund Balance To Fund Capital Projects

    At this week’s HISD Board of Trustee’s session, board members considered a resolution committing General Operating Fund Balance to fund capital projects. Superintendent, Dr. Howell Wright, said, “One of the things in our budget workshops…

  • HISD Board Of Trustees Appprove Budget & Tax Rate

    Tuesday night the HISD Board of Trustees held a public hearing on the budget and tax rate. Trustees approved the 2015-16 School Year Budget and a compensation plan. They also announced the new tax rate.…

  • HISD Board Meets Tonight

    The HISD Board of Trustees meet for a public hearing on the budget and tax rate at 5:30 and a regular session at six this evening. The Board will recognize staff and students. They will…

  • Public Hearings On Proposed City Budget Scheduled

    The City has issued a notice that public hearings on the proposed budget for the City of Huntsville fiscal year, beginning October 1, 2015 through September 30, 2016, will be held on September 1, 2015…

  • Record Vote Taken On Tax Rate In Commissioners’ Court

    Monday, commissioners took a record vote on the proposed tax rate. County Auditor Patrica Allen discussed the rate with County Judge Danny Pierce . . . .   Commissioners approved the rate. There will be…

  • Dedicated Sales Tax For Economic Development Discussed By City Council

    City Manager Matt Benoit explained ways to initiate a dedicated sales tax for economic development for Huntsville at last Tuesday’s special session of the city council. Benoit considered several options, such as a budget for…

  • City Council Holds Special Session On Budget

    Tuesday night, the Huntsville City Council got together to discuss the proposed Fiscal Year 2015-16 budget, tax rates and calculations and economic development. During the beginning point of the session, City Manager Matt Benoit pointed…

  • City Council & TIRZ Meets Today

    The Huntsville City Council will meet in special session this evening at six at City Hall. The council will hear presentations on and discuss the proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2015-16, the tax rates and…

  • Interim Funding Approved By Commissioners For Road Repair

    In Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, commissioners discussed approval of amending the 2014-15 budget to approve interim funding of operation budget increases for repairs related to the declared disaster that are expected to be eligible for…

  • Legislative Update From John Otto

    In his Legislative Update, Representative John Otto reports that the House and Senate have approved two tax relief measures that total $3.8 billion over the biennium. One measure is a constitutional amendment that provides for…