Articles Tagged “Commissioners Court Monday”

  • Payment to Crabbs Prairie VFD Approved

    In a special session of Commissioners’ Court Monday, commissioners took action to approve a one-time payment of $12,000 to Crabbs Prairie Volunteer Fire Department for startup costs and assuming responsibility for an area previously covered…

  • “2 Grand Ranch” Application Discussed in Commissioners’ Court Monday

    In Walker County Commissioners’ Court Monday, Texas Grand Ranch representative Renee Howze with City of Huntsville Community & Economic Development Director Aron Kulhavy on hand, discussed possible approval of a method for a platting and…

  • D-A David Weeks Asks for Raises for Two Prosecutors

    Walker County Criminal District Attorney David Weeks addressed Commissioners Court Monday morning about the recent accomplishments of two members of his staff. He said, “About two weeks ago First Assistant Stephanie Stroud and Senior Prosecutor…

  • Heart Walk Ahead in November

    Ce Cowart Schilcher with the Walker County Healthy Initiative came by Commissioners Court Monday to promote signing up County Employees for the upcoming Heart Walk. It’s scheduled for Saturday, November 12th, at Bower Stadium .…

  • Burn Ban Remains in Effect

    Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis addressed Commissioners’ Court Monday morning in regard to the current Burn Ban . . . .   Davis passed along the numbers of the Keetch-Byram Index. He said,…

  • SM Energy Presents Check to Commissioners for Oil Vehicle Road Damage

    In a special ceremony in Commissioners’ Court Monday, County Judge Danny Pierce thanked SM Energy for a check to pay for repairs to some area roads for oil field vehicle damage. Precinct #3 Commissioner Glen…

  • Rose Hill Court Road Issue Discussed in Commissioners’ Court

    Local real estate developer Ben Bius was in Commissioners Court Monday morning because of an issue he has dealt with for a number of years regarding the Rose Hill Court road in the Timberwilde subdivision…

  • Funds Approved for IT Analyst at New Jail

    Because the new County Jail will be opening several months earlier than is scheduled–perhaps, by the 1st or middle of March–the County’s IT department is requesting that an IT Analyst be hired effective January 1st…

  • County Approves Phone Discount Service

    Purchasing Agent Assistant Matt Scasta introduced a cost-saving measure for the County in Commissioners Court Monday morning for phone service through the State of Texas Department of Information Resources TEX-AN . . . . PHONEDISC8-13-13…

  • County Clerk Discusses Fees with Commissioners

    Walker County Clerk Kari French addressed Commissioners’ Court Monday morning updating commissioners on the the 83rd Legislature’s bills affecting the County Clerk’s office. Ms. French filled the court in on various state fees and said…