Articles Tagged “Huntsville City Council”

  • City Hiring Economic Development Services Group

    At this week’s Huntsville City Council session, councilmembers considered and approved an amended motion authorizing the City Manager sign a contract with Mike Barnes Group for professional economic development services and interview him that night.…

  • 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…

  • City Council Looks at Sam Houston Statue & Visitor Center Remodeling Issues

    There was much discussion at last night’s Huntsville City Council session over an approval of an agreement with PGAL Architects to complete design and provide construction observation services for a remodel and expansion to the…

  • Statue Visitor Center Renovation & Architect Issue Discussed by City Council

    At this week’s Huntsville City Council session, councilmembers talked about possibly approving an agreement with architects to complete design and provide construction observation services for a remodel and expansion to the Sam Houston Statue and…

  • Radio & Police Body-Cam Grants Applied For

    At this week’s session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers approved applying for grants for $93,600, $66,700 and $99,900 with a matching frund requirement for one for $16,600. The grants are for body cameras for…

  • Council Discusses Election Contract with Walker County

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers discussed for approval entering into an election contract with Walker County for the May 7th Special Election to fill a vacancy to elect a…

  • Brazos Valley Solid Waste Issue Discussed at Last Council Meeting

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, the “Consent Agenda” included an item that would authorize the City manager to approve a purchase order for $250,000 for the disposal of solid waste…

  • McDonald Creek Water Flow Issue

    At this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers looked into a Citizen Participation Request from Christie Clark, a resident of Summer Lane, to discuss redirecting waterflow at McDonald Creek..” Ms. Clark addressed…

  • New Mayor Sworn-in

    At last night’s Huntsville City Council session, our new mayor was sworn in by Judge Janie Farris . . . .   At last night’s session, Councilmember Keith Olson was re-elected as Mayor Pro Tem…

  • Council Acts on Retiree Health Plan

    At last night’s continuation of Tuesday night’s Huntsville City Council session, City retirees who wished to stay on the United Healthcare plan were given what they asked for. Mayor Mac Woodward started the formal action…