COUNTY ENGINEER DOES NOTHING, COSTS TAXPAYERS

COUNTY ENGINEER DOES NOTHING, COSTS TAXPAYERS

Conroe, January 20 – County Engineer Mark Mooney admitted on Tuesday, January 17, that he “is not in possession of any of the” road contracts between Montgomery County on the one hand and Halff Associates, Inc., Dannenbaum Engineering, and Binkley and Barfield, Inc., three of the primary road engineering firms that provide engineering services to […]

Montgomery County Sheriff's Blotter: Jan. 12-19 – Woodlands Online, LLC

Montgomery County Sheriff's Blotter: Jan. 12-19Woodlands Online, LLCOn January 16, a District Two Deputy stopped a vehicle on a traffic violation on Honea Egypt near Fish Creek. The investigation led the Deputy to locate less than two ounces of marijuana in the vehicle. The 42 year old female driver, from Montgomery … Source: County

Anuj Gupta Assumes Role of President of ReadyCap Commercial – Yahoo Finance

Anuj Gupta Assumes Role of President of ReadyCap CommercialYahoo FinanceIRVING, TX–(Marketwired – Jan 20, 2017) – ReadyCap Commercial, LLC ("ReadyCap") (www.readycapcommercial.com), a non-bank direct portfolio lender offering commercial real estate financing up to $10 million nationwide, has hired Anuj Gupta as …and more » Source: TX Finance

The Week in Public Finance: Hartford in Crisis, Pension Rates Move Down and More – Governing

The Week in Public Finance: Hartford in Crisis, Pension Rates Move Down and MoreGoverningOnly three states and Guam saw larger increases, according to data compiled by Municipal Market Analytics. Meanwhile, Texas added approximately 433,000 residents in 2016, making it the second most populous state at nearly 28 million. The state is also … Source: TX Finance

Suspect who killed Texas police detective had history of domestic violence – Police News

Suspect who killed Texas police detective had history of domestic violencePolice NewsLITTLE ELM, Texas — The banging began about midnight. Rudy Garcia pounded on his girlfriend's door, then her bedroom window. The woman, who had been asleep with her 2-year-old daughter, grabbed a phone and called the police. Garcia popped the …and more » Source: Law Enforecment

SOLID GOLD FIFTY SALARIES

SOLID GOLD FIFTY SALARIES

Montgomery County salaries are exceptionally high by most standards. The table below presents our Top Fifty overpaid employees along with their respective HAMMER FACTOR which expresses each salary excess over the National Average.   Employee Name Salary (FY 2017) Title Differential =HammerFactor Mark Mooney 162,064.26 Senior Engineer 60,064.26 Phyllis Martin 145,563.49 Chief Auditor 66,563.49 Todd […]

How should Texas teach students to interact with police? – Texas Tribune

How should Texas teach students to interact with police?Texas TribuneTexas' top criminal justice lawmakers are considering sending community leaders into public schools to teach ninth graders how to interact with police. They tout the proposal as a way to increase public safety, but critics question whether such … Source: Law Enforecment