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WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL COMMISSION TO BE HONORED

Washington County Judge John Brieden says that while the county is a ‘gold mine’ of history, that history needs to be recorded, managed and preserved. For the past 20 years…

COMMISSIONERS TO DISCUSS ECONOMIC PLAN

Washington County Judge John Brieden says several new industrial businesses have either expanded or moved their operations to the county in the past year and the County Commissioners are looking…

WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL COMMISSION HONORED

The Washington County Commissioners recognized the Washington County Historical Commission at today’s (Tuesday’s) meeting. For the 20th consecutive year the Texas Historical Commission has awarded the local commission with the…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS ADOPT ECONOMIC PLAN

The Washington County Commissioners approved a county economic plan at today’s (Tuesday’s) meeting over the objections of Precinct Three County Commissioner Kirk Hanath. The plan would grant extra incentives to…

COMMISSIONERS APPROVE HOT BOARD REQUEST FOR $25,000 FOR NEXT YEAR

The Commissioners voted unanimously to dedicate an extra $25,000 in Hotel Occupancy Taxes, or HOT taxes to the City of Brenham next year for expenses such as tourism and advertising….

COMMISSIONERS RENEW AFFORDABLE CARE ACT REPORTING AND TRACKING SERVICE

The Commissioners unanimously approved to renew their Affordable Care Acting Reporting and Tracking Service, which costs the county $1.47 per employee. With approximately 247 employees, the cost comes out to…