Articles Tagged “Huntsville City Council”

  • Council Authorizes Funds for Transfer Station

    At the Huntsville City Council’s regular session this week, councilmembers waived a second reading and approved authorizing the City Manager to sign Addendum E for $409,100 to the Construction Manager at Risk Agreement with Anchor…

  • Strategic Planning Session–Economic Development

    Last week, the Huntsville City Council held a Strategic Planning Session. In his presentation, City Manager Matt Benoit covered a myriad of topics including city appearance, communication, infrastructure, resource development, finance, public safety and economic…

  • Councilmembers Approve Fire Truck Purchase

    At the last session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers had a “First Reading” on  the purchase of a Ferrara pumper fire truck. After Police Chief Kevin Lunsford cleared up that there was no price…

  • City Council Discusses SHSU Easement Issue

    At Tuesday night’s session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers discussed the signing of an access easement for SHSU to construct a sidewalk to connect a planned parking project. Councilmember Allen proposed that the engineering…

  • 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…

  • New Councilmembers Sworn-in and Outgoing Councilmembers Comment on their Experience

    Two new councilmembers,Tyler McCaffety and Clyde D. Loll, along with Councilmembers Olson and Councilmember Davidhizer, were on hand for the regular meeting of the Huntsville City Council last night at City Hall for swearing in.…

  • City Council to Hold Joint Workshop with Planning Commission Today

    This afternoon at 5:30 the Huntsville City Council will meet with the Planning Commission will meet for a Joint Workshop to review a major subdivision preliminary plan for the Cottages at Ravens Corner. We asked…

  • Council Considers Resolution Regarding Bonds

    At Tuesday night’s Huntsville City Council session, councilmembers considered a resolution regarding bond propositions which will be on the ballot in the November 8th election. The resolution states, in regard to the 3 propositions for…

  • Local Candidates Platform Tonight

    The Walker County Republican Women will feature local candidates sharing their platforms and visions at 5:30 this evening at the Walker Education Center at 1402 19th Street in Huntsville. There will be various candidates running…

  • City Council Focuses on Gulf Coast Strategic Highway Coalition Issue

    At last night’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers spent much time focusing on a request by Councilmember Allen to discuss the City’s membership with the Gulf Coast Strategic Highway Coalition. The coalition…