Articles Tagged “Councilmember Rodriguez”

  • Council Approves Tax Rate

    Tuesday night, the Huntsville City Council adopted a tax rate for levying taxes for the City of Huntsville for Fiscal Year 2017-18. Councilmember Rodriguez announced the rate . . . .   So, the council…

  • Position Additions and COLA Package Considered by City Council

    Among the decision packages for the proposed 2017-18 annual budget for consideration by the Huntsville City Council during their regular session earlier this week, were proposed funding sources and levels of various position additions and…

  • City Finance Committee Discusses Unallocated Reserve Policy

    At their meeting Tuesday, members of the Huntsville City Council’s Finance Committee discussed, among other issues, the 25% Unallocated Reserve policy for the General Fund and Enterprise Funds. Councilmember Rodriguez speculated on the possibility of…

  • SHSU Traffic & Parking Configuration Discussed by City Finance Committee

    Tuesday, members of the Huntsville City Council Finance Committee met to discuss their current agenda items and hear presentations. One of the issues they focused on was a presentation and discussion of paid parking along…

  • Parking Engineering Design-Work Agreement Approved by Council

    At this week’s session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers discussed adopting an ordinance to amend the 16-17 budget for various parking initiatives including approval of an engineering agreement to create approximately 185 paid parking…

  • Public Information Request Increase Considered by Council

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers considered adopting an ordinance amending the fee schedule for the rates for Public Information Requests by an increase of 20 %. There was much…

  • City Council Approves Two Major Projects

    Last night, councilmembers approved awarding construction to Doughtie Construction for the construction of the 7th Street Rehabilitation project for $1,365,000. They also considered approval for authorizing an addendum to be signed regarding the agreement for…

  • City Council Approves 2016 Strategic Plan

    At this week’s session of the Huntsville City Council, counclmembers considered adopting their 2016 Strategic Plan. Councilmember Allen voiced his disagreement with a section of the plan. He expressed that before a recommendation by the…

  • Council Approves Contract for Signs

    Tuesday night, Huntsville City councilmembers considered approving a contract for manufacturing and installation of way-finding signs from National Signs for $237,000. Two-hundred-thousand dollars of the amount will come from HOT funds. Following a question from…

  • Council Discusses 4-Way Stop Sign Issues

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, two agenda items that spawned much discussion regarded two intersections that were under study to change from two stop signs to four–10th Street and Avenue…