Articles Tagged “commissioners”

  • Flood Victim Assistance Update

    As we’ve been informing you for a few days, donations can be dropped off locally here in Huntsville for Trinity River flood victims at First United Methodist Church Youth Building at the corner of 10th…

  • 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…

  • County Commissioners Meet This Morning

    Walker County Commissioners meet for a special session this morning at nine at the courthouse. Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis will discuss for approval an order declaring a local state of disaster. Mr. Davis will…

  • Interlocal Agreement On Justice Assistance Grant Approved By Commissioners

    .The County and City continue to move forward in equipping their law enforcement departments with up-to-date equipment. In Commissioners’ Court this week, Walker County Sheriff’s Office Operations Bureau Captain Tim Whitecotton sought approval from commissioners…

  • County Judge Danny Pierce Appoints Interim Pct. 3 Commissioner

    Walker County Judge Danny Pierce has appointed retired insurance agent Glen R. Reader to complete the remaining term of former Precinct #3 Commissioner Bobby Warren. Mr. Reader was sworn in in a ceremony Wednesday in…

  • Commissioners’ Court Approves Request For Qualifications For Civil Engineering Services

    In Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, commissioners heard from Purchasing Director Mike Williford and Planning and Development Director Andy Isbell regarding a plan to keep a civil engineer on standby for various projects, especially the subdivision…

  • County Maintenance Inventory Issues Discussed In Commissioners’ Court

    The Walker County Commissioners’ Court continues to move forward in working to save money. Monday morning Assistant Director of Maintenance, Marvin Cannon, told commissioners he’s noticed a lot of static inventory. He said, “There’s no…

  • Commissioners Meet This Morning At The Courthouse

    Walker County Commissioners’ Court will meet this morning at nine at the courthouse. On today’s “Consent Agenda” is approval of a sale of a seized Chevy Truck at auction. Also this morning, Emergency Management Coordinator…

  • Satellite Phone Channel Addition Approved By Commissioners

    In Commissioners’ Court this week, Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis moved forward in attempting to expand the emergency communication capabilities of the County. He asked commissioners to approve a Memorandum of Understanding with…

  • Sheriff Discusses Old Jail Issue

    At Walker County Commissioners’ Court Monday, County Sheriff Clint McRae updated commissioners on the Jail Committee’s recommendations for the old Walker County Jail . . . .   Demolition of the Old Jail was decided…