Articles Tagged “Walker County Commissioners”

  • Commissioners’ Court Hears Presentation on Interstate 14

    Attorney and Government Consultant Gary Bushell made a presentation on the proposed Interstate 14 to Walker County Commissioners at their regular Monday morning meeting. He talked about the inception of the idea to link several…

  • “Burn Ban” Implemented

    Judge Danny Pierce and Walker County Commissioners officially implemented a “Burn Ban” for Walker County which began at noon yesterday and continues until further notice. Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis addressed commissioners in…

  • Commissioners Approve Informal Consensus on ESD #2 Ambulance Lease

    Monday morning, Walker County Commissioners met to hear budget requests from various County departments. They also held a regular session. One of the items Commissioners looked at was an interlocal agreement between the County and…

  • Ronnie White on Jail Disposition Issue

    Wednesday, we got a chance to talk with Precinct #2 Commissioner Ronnie White in regard to the disposition of the old County jail. The jail, which has been abandoned for a couple of years, has…

  • 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…

  • Sheriff’s Office Inmate Medical Fund

    At this week’s session of Walker County Commissioners, as a matter of clarification and for a personal update, Precinct #2 Commissioner Ronnie White asked County Auditor Patricia Allen in regard to the Sheriff’s Office inmate…

  • County to Hire New Part-Time Maintenance Person

    Monday, Walker County Commissioners moved forward to take care of maintenance issues. As the County has recently directly taken over the running of the Storm Shelter, a new part-time maintenance person was needed for that.…

  • Commissioners Decide on State Grant for Matching Funds on Upcoming FEMA grant

    At Monday morning’s meeting of Walker County Commissioners, one of several different natural disasters the County has had to deal with was discussed. The flooding damage in our area in October had been assessed at…

  • Commissioners Approve Elevator Improvements

    At Monday morning’s Commissioners’ Court session, ThyssenKrupp Elevator representative Larnell Rogers gave a presentation, assisted by slides, on needed improvements to elevators in three old buildings in Walker County . . . .   Walker…

  • JP #3 Complex Project Gets Cost Adjustment

    Do to a fortunate flip-flop on the lowering of the cost on one project and the increase on another, the overall cost for a couple of projects on the JP #3 complex worked out to…