Articles Tagged “Mayor Woodward”

  • Breaking News–Mayor Woodward Will Not Seek Re-election In November

    Mayor Mac Woodward announced this morning he will not seek re-election in November. Mayor Woodward said, “It has been an honor and a privilege to serve the people of Huntsville on the City Council for…

  • Council Discusses Zoning

    At this week’s regular Huntsville City Council session, there was a “First Reading” and discussion considering a request for a change in zoning classification on a lot in the 1000 block of State Highway 75…

  • Application For Sidewalk Grant Underway

    The Huntsville City Council met in a workshop and a special session Thursday to discuss applying for a Transportation Alternatives Program grant for more sidewalks in Huntsville. After voting on various motions, the council finally…

  • Development Code Amendment Issue Discussed At Last Night’s Council Session

    At last night’s Huntsville City Council session, one of the several issues spawning lively discussion included the adoption of a proposed ordinance to amend a chapter of the Development Code which touched on many areas…

  • Mayor Woodward Comments On Containment Solution Issue

    You may have heard by now that Containment Solutions, which was planning to come to Huntsville and offer several good-paying jobs, has now backed off the move. Chief Operating Officer Clay Finley was quoted in…

  • Mayor Woodward Comments On Strategic Planning Meeting

    The Huntsville City Council held a Strategic Planning Meeting at the Public Library Community Room yesterday. We talked with Mayor Mac Woodward following the close of the meeting. He said, “We really had a good…

  • Strategic Planning Session For City Held

    The Huntsville City Council held a Strategic Planning Session in the Library’s Community Room Tuesday that began at 8:30 in the morning and finished around 2:30. Economic development was a major focus of discussion with…

  • Changes For Upcoming Council Sessions

    Looking ahead to future council meetings, Mayor Mac Woodward filled everyone in on some changes to upcoming council sessions at this week’s regular meeting.. Looking ahead to October, Mayor Woodward suggested . . . .…

  • City Council Discusses Budget

    The Huntsville City Council met last night. A major focus for discussion was the budget and tax rate. City Manager Matt Benoit went over the tax rate proposal . . . . CITYBUDG#1-8-20-14 Position #1…

  • BFI Crossroads Pulling Out of New Spec’s And Other 380 Incentive Developments For Now

    BFI Crossroads–the company who visited the Huntsville City Council recently and planned on developing a commercial site for a new Spec’s, a sit-down restaurant and other commercial enterprises in between Ravenwood Shopping Center and Walmart–has…