Articles Tagged “Emergency Services District”

  • Emergicon Billing Services Contract for EMS Approved

    Walker County Commissioners at their regular meeting Monday moved closer to get the old Walker County Jail demolished. They may hire the Conroe firm ServPro to take down the jail and get rid of asbestos…

  • Firefighter Jimmy Williams on ESD #2 Growth and Needs

    New Waverly firefighter Jimmy Williams informs us that, “Over the past few years the demand for services in the Emergency Services District has steadily increased, including a 20% increase in the number of 911 calls…

  • Two House Fires in ESD #2 over Weekend

    Firefighters from New Waverly responded to two house fires Saturday in Walker County Emergency Services District #2. The first fire broke out Saturday morning on the front porch of a home on Dorrell Rd in…

  • Emergency Services District #2 Special Election Scheduled

    The Board of Commissioners of Walker County Emergency Service District #2 has called a special election on May 9th, 2015 to allow voters to decide on imposing a 1.5 cent sales tax in unincorporated areas…

  • New Waverly VFD Update On Activity

    In the southern part of our county, New Waverly Firefighters respond to a wide variety of emergency responses and traffic accidents, and the number of calls for service is expected to increase with upcoming freeway…

  • ESD #2 Area Sales Tax Proposal

    New Waverly firefigher and public information officer Jimmy Williams tells us that Emergency Services District #2 has called for a special election in May. He says the purpose of this election is to decide on…

  • Riverside VFD Issues Discussed in Commissioners’ Court Monday

    At Commissioners Court Monday concerned Walker County citizen Lee Ashby, during public comment, expressed that he had concern with the Riverside Volunteeer Fire Department in his allegation that there was fraudulent activity within the department…

  • Commissioners Court Meets Today

    Walker County Commissioners get together at nine this morning at the courthouse for a regular session. On today’s “Statutory Agenda,” Laura Hons and Lee Murrah will make a presentation concerning operational and financial improvements to…

  • Commissioners’ Court Meets

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a special session this morning at nine at the Courthouse. Planning and Development Director Andy Isbell will discuss approval of H-GAC solid waste grant applications and a planting plan…

  • Commissioners’ Court Special Session

    Walker County Commissioners meet this morning at the Courthouse for a special session at nine. Several departments or organizations will be making their budget presentations for fiscal year 2012-13, including Emergency Services District #2, CASA,…