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TxDOT Proposes Widening of I-45

La Fonda Overcrossing being taken down during Highway 1 widening.

TxDOT To Hold Open House to Propose Widening I-45 from the Montgomery County Line to SH 19 in Huntsville, Walker County.   The purpose of this project is to improve safety and mobility along this portion of I-45. The project limits are from the Walker/Montgomery County Line to the south ...

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Huntsville City Council At A Glance

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Results of the January 20, 2015 meeting of the Huntsville City Council   Tanaska Water Contract – Council held an Executive Session to consider changes to the Contract. No details were provided at the public session. Hazardous Household Waste Collection Event – The City will hold its first such event ...

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DeYoung to Run for Walker County Pct 1 Commissioner

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TOM DEYOUNG TO SEEK WALKER COUNTY PCT 1 COMMISSIONER REPUBLICAN NOMINATION   Huntsville, TX  – Tom DeYoung, long-time resident of Walker County and fiscal conservative, announced today that he will seek the nomination for Walker County Precinct 1 Commissioner in the Republican Primary to be held in March 2016.   ...

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How Much Do We Pay Elected Officials in Walker County?

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Published Salaries of Walker County Elected Officials Have you ever wondered how much the taxpayers of Walker County pay our elected officials?  Here is the fiscal year 2014 information and on base salaries for 2014 and proposed salaries for 2015 for elected officials that we found on the county’s website: ...

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County to Review its Driving Record Policy


By Walker County News Today staff Walker County Commissioners agreed on Monday to review the county’s policy on employees and elected officials who are convicted of driving while intoxicated and other major traffic violations. Commissioners voted to conduct a workshop to review the policy after discussing insurance rates and liabilities for county employees, ...

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Bill Tutor Seeks GOP Nomination for Walker County Commissioner, Pct 3


Huntsville, TX – Bill Tutor, long-time Republican and Walker County resident, announced today that he will seek the nomination for Walker County Precinct 3 Commissioner in the Republican Primary in March 2016. Tutor’s years of experience in budget and operations processes are the result of his tenure on the Riverside ...

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Daugette to run for Pct. 3 County Commissioner post


Thirty-five-year Walker County resident and former municipal employee Bill Daugette has announced his plans to run for Pct. 3 Walker County commissioner in the March 2016 Republican primary. “I am excited about this commissioner’s race and I look forward to showing the voters that I am the most qualified candidate ...

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