Articles Tagged “Huntsville City Council”

  • Insurance Services Office Rating Improved for Huntsville

    Good news for most fire insurance policy holders in our area. Fire Chief Tom Grisham announced at this week’s session of the Huntsville City Council that Huntsville has received an improved Insurance Services Office rating.…

  • Councilmember Olson Discusses Possible Bond Election

    This week the Huntsville City Council held a work session to discuss a potential bond election for the November 8th election. We asked Position #4 councilmember Keith Olson about what they discussed in regard to…

  • Council Hears Rita B Huff Budget Request

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, former mayor and a member of the Rita B Huff Humane Society Adoption board, Mac Woodward, spoke to councilmembers regarding a budget request . .…

  • Lake Road & Sam Houston Avenue Development Agreements Approved By Council

    Tuesday night the Huntsville City Council discussed two development agreements for infrastructure, street and apartment units to be constructed on Lake Road and Sam Houston Avenue, including the City’s financial participation in infrastructure development. The…

  • Milling and Paving Contract Approved by Council

    At Tuesday’s regular Huntsville City Council session, councilmembers considered awarding various Huntsville streets to be milled and paved with asphalt to AAA Asphalt Paving. Director of Public Works Carol Reed explained the process . .…

  • City Council Joins Purchasing Cooperative

    At the last Huntsville City Council session, councilmembers considered having the City join the Education Service Center 19 Purchasing Cooperative. Locally, Region 6 doesn’t have one. Ward 4 Councilmember Joe Rodriguez asked Director of Finance…

  • Credit Card Fee Issue Discussed at Council Session

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, City Councilmember Keith Olson cleared up a misconception about the City’s credit card fee. He said, “This is a pass-through for only citizens that use…

  • City & County Meet on Old Jail Issues

    Tuesday afternoon, members of the Huntsville City Council and Walker County Commissioners met to discuss how to proceed with disposing of the old County Jail which is now abandoned. Walker County District Attorney David Weeks…

  • City Manager Matt Benoit on Tenaska Plant Water Supply Deal

    Recently on our “Around Town” program, City Manager Matt Benoit filled us in on the Huntsville City Council this month reaching agreements with the Tenaska Roan’s Prairie power plant. The City will supply them with…

  • Fiber Installation Approved by the City Council

    At this week’s Huntsville City Council session, councilmembers looked at approving awarding the fiber installation project to Network Cabling Services for the installation of conduit and fiber from the City Service Center to Solid Waste…