The Navasota City Council held a Regular Meeting Monday, Jan. 11, and awarded the Texas Birthday Bash (TBB) alcohol sales vendor agreement to Laura’s Bartending. The vote passed 4-1, with councilman Bernie Gessner voting nay.Read more
Commissioner David Dobyanski kicked off 2021 with the presentation of 15-year service awards to Road & Bridge employees, Bill Wilson, and Paul Burzynski.
The Grimes County Commissioners Court held a Regular Meeting Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, and revisited Road & Bridge Engineer Harry Walker’s request for a temporary stipend during a trial departmental reorganization. The item was addressed in closed session as authorized by Texas Government Code 551.074, and when court reconvened, the request was approved 3-2 with Commissioners Phillip Cox and Barbara Walker voting nay.Read more
Grimes County Commissioners Court held a Special Meeting, Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, to continue discussion with Blue Jay Solar regarding construction of a 175–210-megawatt power station near Iola. Toward the end of the meeting, Open Roads Renewables Senior Development Manager Craig Adair announced that Blue Jay Solar has been acquired by Massachusetts-based Enel Green Power North America.Read more