City Council meets on TUESDAY, May 26, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. in City Council Chambers. IMPORTANT NOTE ABOUT THIS MEETING: In the interest of public health and safety, the May 26, 2020, Huntington City Council meeting will be closed to the public. However, in accordance with West Virginia open meetings laws, the meeting will be broadcast live on Governmental Access Channel 24 on Xfinity Cable, streamed live on the City of Huntington's website at http://www.cityofhuntington.com/city-government/public-meetings/ and broadcast live on the City of Huntington, WV Facebook page. Members of the public who would like to submit appropriate comments in advance for any agenda item or for the good and welfare portion of the meeting are welcome to do so by emailing City Clerk Barbara Miller at email@example.com or Assistant City Clerk Lisa Adkins at firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline to submit comments will be noon Monday, May 26, 2020, and please be sure to include your name and address in the email.
The Huntington Fire Department is now accepting applications through June 19, 2020.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has announced that Huntington has been selected to receive two Brownfields cleanup and assessment grants totaling $812,590.
HUNTINGTON – Mayor Steve Williams has signed an executive order establishing temporary rules that expedite the process for restaurants to set up outdoor dining.
HUNTINGTON -- The City of Huntington would like to remind all candidates running for public office that placing campaign signs in public rights-of-way is prohibited.
The City of Huntington has organized a first-responder parade to salute health care workers at Cabell Huntington Hospital and St. Mary's Medical Center on Thursday, April 30. Participating agencies will include Huntington Police, Huntington Fire, Huntington Public Works, Marshall University Police Department, Cabell County EMS, Cabell County Sheriff's Department, West Virginia State Police and more. Vehicles in the parade will line up at Huntington Fire Department Centennial Station No. 1, 839 7th Ave., at 11:45 a.m. They will leave at noon and travel to Cabell Huntington Hospital and then to St. Mary’s.
The City of Huntington has been recognized as a Tree City USA community for 2020 by the Arbor Day Foundation. This is the 20th year that Huntington has received the recognition from the program, which has been greening up cities and communities since 1976.
The City of Huntington is extending its period for waiving penalties that have accrued on delinquent municipal service and refuse fees through June 30, 2020.
In order to comply with the governor’s executive order no. 24-20, which requires essential businesses and operations to limit the number of members of the public entering their premises, the May 4, 2020, Huntington Planning Commission meeting will not permit any members of the public to be physically present in City Council chambers
In the interest of public health and safety during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Deitz Hollow Landfill trash drop-off facility in Guyandotte is closed until further notice.