Tag Archives: COUNTY

ROBERT SMITH, WASHINGTON COUNTY EMERGENCY COORDINATOR DIES

Robert Smith, the Washington County Emergency Coordinator for the past six years, died Tuesday night. Smith was appointed to the position and was serving in the postion when the county…

COUNTY JUDGE JOHN BRIEDEN ON TUMBLEWEED SMITH’S THE SOUND OF TEXAS

Washington County Judge John Brieden was featured on today’s (Tuesday’s) edition of Tumbleweed Smith’s The Sounds of Texas.  The program is heard everday on KWHI at 7:21 and then at…

TWO MORE COMPUTER PURCHASES FOR JUSTICES OF THE PEACE

The Washington County Commissioners allowed two more purchases for computers for the Justices of the Peace at today’s (Tuesday’s) meeting. The Commissioners approved new computers for Justice of the Peace…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS PREPARE THE WAY FOR ROAD REPAIR GRANT

More than $426,000 in county repairs could get underway soon if the Texas Department of Transportation approves a grant application from the Washington County Commissioners. The County Commissioners approved numerous …

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS AGREE TO ANOTHER JUSTICE OF THE PEACE COMPUTER PURCHASE

Justice  of the Peace Doug Cone requested and received the authority to acquire a new desktop computer, monitor an keyboard at today’s (Tuesday’s) meeting of the Washington County Commissioners. The…

COUNTY AUDITOR AND TREASURER HONORED

The past three years the Washington County Auditor’s office  has been commended for its excellent accounting and financial reporting and at today’s (Tuesday’s) meeting of the County Commissioners that perfect record…

WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS SETTING INVESTMENT POLICIES

The Washington County Commissioners are expected to approve the investment policy of the county when they meet today (Tuesday).  County Judge John Brieden said this new policy, worked up by…

COUNTY AUDITOR/TREASURER TO RECEIVE AWARD

Washington County Judge John Brieden says Tuesday’s meeting of the County Commissioners will begin with a proclamation of a ‘really big deal.’ Brieden says the Auditor and Treasurer’s office has…

AUSTIN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO GET COLLECTIONS REPORT

Austin County Judge Carolyn Bilski says it’s time for the County Commissioners to look into the collections of property taxes, fines and fees.  When the County Commissioners meet Monday at…

WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS HAVE MORE WORK TO DO ON CERTZ

The Washington County Commissioners will once again visit the County Energy Transportation Reinvestment Zone proposal when they meet Tuesday at the courthouse. The County Commissioners established the CERTZ at their…