Articles Tagged “City Council”

  • Candidate Packets Available for At-large Position #1 on the Council

    Huntsville City Secretary Lee Woodward tells us that, “Candidate filing for the At-large position #1 position on the City Council started Wednesday and will continue through 5 PM on March 7th . . . .”

  • Historical Marker Approved By Council

    At this week’s City Council session, councilmembes considered a request from the Walker County Historical Commission to place a Historical Marker in Oakwood Cemetery for the Huntsville Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1867. Councilmember Allen wanted…

  • 4B-Proposal Town Hall Coming Up

    For those of you interested in knowing more about the City’s 4B proposal, in the last regular City Council session Mayor Mac Woodward updated everyone on an upcoming event . . . .

  • City Accepts Victims’ Service Coordinator Grant

    A Victims’ Service Coordinator Grant for $121,800 plus a $30,450 cash match grant was on Tuesday night’s City Council session “Consent Agenda” for acceptance consideration.  The City’s Dr. Sherry McKibben addressed the council . .…

  • 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…

  • Mayor Woodward Discusses Not Running For Re-Election

    Huntsville’s Mayor Mac Woodward will not seek re-election in November. He was chosen as mayor in the 2011 election and was on the City Council from 2003 to 2011. We asked him when did he…

  • Breaking News–Mayor Woodward Will Not Seek Re-election In November

    Mayor Mac Woodward announced this morning he will not seek re-election in November. Mayor Woodward said, “It has been an honor and a privilege to serve the people of Huntsville on the City Council for…

  • Mayor Woodward Comments On Upcoming July 4th Celebration

    Here’s some info for your planner for the 4th of July. At the recent City Council session, Mayor Mac Woodward updated everyone in regard to City activity on the fourth . . . .

  • City Council Approves Zoning Change

    Tuesday night the City Council took up discussion on a statutory agenda item considering a request to change a zoning classification in the 1000 block of Hwy 75 North from Neighborhood Conservation to Management and…

  • Citizenship Class Presented At Last Council Session

    At this week’s City Council session there was a presentation of 2015 Citizenship Class participants and SHSU student assistants. SHSU’s Center for Law Engagement and Politics Director and Political Science Professor, Mike Yawn, addressed councilmembers…