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WASHINGTON COUNTY ADJUSTING PURCHASING LIMITS

Washington County Judge John Brieden says things have changed enough in the county departments purchasing power and the rates need adjusting. He says the limits on what a county official…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS FINALIZE COMMUNICATION EXCHANGE

The Washington County Commissioners today (Tuesday) firmly set October first as the date for the full exchange of city/county services, including the county takeover of the emergency communications system. Precinct…

RAILROAD TRACKS, COURTHOUSE, AND COMP TIME CONCERN THE AUSTIN COUNTY COMMISSIONERS

What to do with a railroad track connected to a now closed military defense plant in Sealy is a concern for an executive session of the Austin County Commissioners today…

WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS WILL WORK ON GETTING ROADWORK GRANT

Washington County Judge John Brieden says the county is in line for even more money under a Texas Department of Transportation grant to help counties repair roads damaged during oil…

COUNTY LOOKING TO ACQUIRE FEDERAL SURPLUS ITEMS

Washington County Judge John Brieden says the sheriff’s office has a chance to garner surplus items from the federal government. When the County Commissioners meet Tuesday they will authorize Sheriff…

WASHINGTON COUNTY JUDGE JOHN BRIEDEN COMPLAINS ABOUT COMPLAINT PROCEDURES

Washington County Judge John Brieden has some complaints about the establishment of a complaint procedure. Judge Brieden says the county needs a $277,000 grant from the Texas  Department of Agriculture …

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO DO FINAL WORK ON SEWER GRANTS

. The Washington County Commissioners are expected to  designate the county auditor  sign their name, Tuesday,  to documents that should get funds from the Texas Department of Agriculture so some…

COMMISSIONERS HIRE FIRMS FOR RURAL SEWAGE PROJECT

With the hiring of two firms the Washington County Commissioners at today’s (Tuesday’s) meeting, made it possible to proceed on using a $277,000 from the Texas Department of Agriculture that…

KEEPING THE RECORDS STRAIGHT

Keeping the records straight in the District Clerk’s office is the chief item on the agenda for Tuesday’s meeting for the Washington County Commissioners. The County Commissioners will begin their…

COUNTY COMMISSIONERS AND HAZARD MITIGATION PLAN

Washington County Judge John Brieden says it’s time for the county to renew its Hazard Mitigation Plan with the Federal Emergency Management Agency and that’s what the county commissioners will…