HUNTINGTON – The City of Huntington and Huntington Municipal Development Authority (HMDA) are making progress with plans to redevelop the former ACF Industries property in the city’s Highlawn neighborhood.
HUNTINGTON – Two significant rounds of paving that will occur this fall in Huntington will begin next week. This past spring, more than $1 million of paving was delayed in the city due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Officials with West Virginia Paving notified city officials recently that they were almost ready to begin working on the spring list of paving projects.
HUNTINGTON -- The City of Huntington will close the southbound lane of 9th Street between 3rd and 4th avenues on Fridays and Saturdays beginning this weekend so restaurants in that area can offer outdoor dining.
HUNTINGTON – The Huntington Sanitary Board is making progress on three infrastructure improvement projects that will greatly reduce street flooding in the city’s Highlawn and downtown areas.
Huntington City Council adopted an ordinance Monday, August 10, 2020, that will eliminate the business and occupation tax for contractors or subcontractors of single-family homes or for the renovation of existing homes.
Huntington City Council on Monday, Aug. 11, 2020, adopted two ordinances proposed by Mayor Steve Williams that will extend financial relief for residents and business owners amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
HUNTINGTON – The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) has awarded the Huntington Stormwater Utility a grant to stabilize and improve Huntington’s floodwall infrastructure.
HUNTINGTON – Compass is designed to resource the City of Huntington’s police and fire personnel with the skills necessary to foster optimal health, humanity, and performance. Compass Advisory Committee hosted a kickoff event Thursday, July 16, to commemorate the beginning of construction of a state-of-the-art integrated wellness center.
On July 13, 2020, the State of West Virginia began offering new CARES Act Small Business Grants that can provide small businesses with up to $5,000 to cover the costs of business interruption, lost sales, and other expenses resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic.
As a tribute to the Class of 2020, the City of Huntington is coordinating a vehicle parade for all high school seniors who live in Huntington or who attend a high school in Huntington on Friday, June 19.