Tag Archives: CITY COUNCIL

COUNCIL VOTES NO IMMEDIATE REQUIREMENTS FOR PARKING IN NEW DISTRICT

During their meeting Thursday, the City Council voted unanimously to adopt an option that has no immediate requirements for parking on non-residential properties in the new neighborhood business district south…

$23.5 MILLION IN PERMITS IN MAY THANKS TO BLINN STUDENT HOUSING

The Brenham Permit heard and approved during the May city meeting included 40 applications, and an amount that was greatly boosted by the application of Moss and Associates, LLC on behalf of Blinn…

CITY APPROVES FINANCING FOR EQUIPMENT

The Brenham City Council approved a financing agreement with a bank to purchase equipment this (Monday) morning. The council held a special meeting to adopt a resolution declaring the city’s…

LAST DAY TO FILE APPLICATIONS FOR SCHOOL BOARD, CITY COUNCIL ELECTIONS

Today (Friday) is last day to file applications for local city council and school board elections. There are still no contested races in the Brenham School Board, Blinn Board of…

BRENHAM CITY COUNCIL APPROVES HOUSING REHAB BONDS

The Brenham City Council approved a resolution that allows a public housing entity to issue $6 million in tax-exempt bonds during their meeting today (Thursday). Brenham Housing Authority will use…

CITY COUNCIL PACKETS AVAILABLE NEXT MONDAY

Brenham City Council candidate packets will be available beginning next Monday for those interesting in serving on the council. Four positions will be up for election this year- Ward One…

CITY COUNCIL DEALING WITH EXCHANGE OF SERVICES AND SUBSTANDARD HOUSING

The Brenham city council begins at busy week with a special called meeting today (Tuesday) dealing with recent changes in the exchange of services agreement with Washington County. The County…

CITY COUNCIL APPROACHING BUDGET TIME

With the month of July comes the time when city, county governments along with school boards begin looking at their books and preparing their budgets for the next fiscal year….

CITY COUNCIL TAKES FINAL ACTION ON ANNEXATIONS

The Brenham City Council took the final action to annex some 400 acres of land adjacent to the city limits at today’s (Thursday’s) meeting. The annexations are all relatively low…

CITY COUNCIL DISCUSSES ROAD AND TRANSPORTATION PROJECTS

The city of Brenham has a problem that most cities would like to have.  City Public Works Director Dane Rau told today’s (Thursday’s) meeting of the city council that after…