Garbage continues into 2018 for first Commissioners Court meeting

Conroe, January 8 – Taxpayers won’t get any respite from the Montgomery County Commissioners Court as 2018 begins. The garbage of wasteful spending, corruption, and secrecy continue under the direction of County Judge Craig Doyal, Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley, and the Davenport Ring of corrupt officials and candidates who follow the direction of […]

Decimation of Hope Highway (Tx-249 Tollway): Doyal-Riley corruption radiates, as TxDOT’s Vandergriff provides solution to bring an end to Tollway cronyism

Decimation of Hope Highway (Tx-249 Tollway): Doyal-Riley corruption radiates, as TxDOT’s Vandergriff provides solution to bring an end to Tollway cronyism

Image: Texas Transportation Commissioner Victor Vandergriff stands in front of a statue of a father Tom Vandergriff, who was a Mayor of Arlington and democrat Congressman. Conroe, December 26 – Thanks to some truth, during the December 19, 2017, Montgomery County Commissioners Court meeting, from Texas Transportation Commissioner Victor Vandergriff, who oversees the Texas Department […]

Montgomery County Judge Doyal, “Charlie Riley Band” receive The Golden Hammer Award for Tx-249 Tollway financial waste

Conroe, December 24 – Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal and the “Charlie Riley Band,” the core of the small group of political supporters who repeatedly appear in Commissioners Court to pretend to show citizen support for the $95 million, 4.5 mile, Tx-249 Tollway, more commonly known as the Decimation of Hope Highway, received “The Golden […]

Between Commissioner Clark’s common sense and the staged Doyal-Vandergriff threat, a solution to stop the Montgomery County Tx-249 Tollway folly has shone through

Between Commissioner Clark’s common sense and the staged Doyal-Vandergriff threat, a solution to stop the Montgomery County Tx-249 Tollway folly has shone through

Image: Precinct 4 County Commissioner Jim Clark spoke the common sense about the Tx-249 Tollway during the December 20, 2017, Commissioners Court meeting, after County Judge Craig Doyal and Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley sought to manipulate the discussion in a pro-tollroad direction. Conroe, December 21 – During discussion of the $95 million, 4.5-mile, […]

Republican Primary Election Proposition 2 on tollroads confronts crony communism in 21st century Texas

Republican Primary Election Proposition 2 on tollroads confronts crony communism in 21st century Texas

Austin and Conroe, December 15 – In the March 6, 2018, Republican Primary Election, Republican voters will vote on Proposition 2, a nonbonding ballot proposition which reads, “No governmental entity should ever construct or fund construction of toll roads without voter approval.” As Republican Party of Texas Spokesperson Jamie Bennett explained, “The propositions are non-binding, […]

After Governor Abbott, Lieutenant Government Patrick, State Republican Executive Committee speak against tollroads, Commissioner Noack (who has opposed the Tx-249 Tollway) calls for an end to County funding for the project

After Governor Abbott, Lieutenant Government Patrick, State Republican Executive Committee speak against tollroads, Commissioner Noack (who has opposed the Tx-249 Tollway) calls for an end to County funding for the project

Image: Cover of Report “Highway Boondoggles 2” which lists the Tx-249 Tollway Extension as one of the ten worst highway boondoggles in the United States. Conroe and The Woodlands, December 8 – Montgomery County citizens have overwhelmingly opposed the Tx-249 Tollway project that Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal, Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley, and […]

Meador will likely have to stay in the Commissioners Court meeting for Tx-249 Tollway vote, should leave for MCAD

Conroe, November 13 – Precinct 1 County Commissioner Mike Meador drinks a lot of coffee to stay awake and goes to the men’s room quite a lot during Montgomery County Commissioners Court meetings. On three occasions during the past year, proposals to spend money on the ever unpopular Tx-249 Tollway, the $73 million 3.6 mile […]

Craig Doyal’s, Charlie Riley’s Tx-249 Tollway “Bait n’ Switch”: oops, they forgot to mention one item…

Conroe, October 20 – Montgomery County Judge Craig Doyal and Precinct 2 County Commissioner Charlie Riley pulled the old “bait n’ switch” on the taxpayers of this community during the October 10, 2017, Commissioners Court discussion of the Tx-249 Tollway, of which Montgomery County’s government is paying for $73 million for a 3.6 mile tollway […]

Tollway to Corruption: how much have Montgomery County taxpayers already spent on the Doyal-Riley Tx-249 Tollway folly so far (just from January 1, 2015, to September 30, 2017)?

Tollway to Corruption: how much have Montgomery County taxpayers already spent on the Doyal-Riley Tx-249 Tollway folly so far (just from January 1, 2015, to September 30, 2017)?

Image: Harris County Commissioner “Cactus Jack” Cagle (center in white shirt) with Houston engineer Giti Zarinkelk (lady in blue jacket) and unidentified Harris County employees, posing so they look as though they’re doing engineering and road work, while actually contemplating all of the money they’ll make off of the Montgomery County Tx-249 Tollway. Conroe, October […]

Afternoon Extra: O’Sullivan blisters Commissioners Court for showing favoritism to certain real estate developers over others

AFTERNOON EXTRA! Conroe, October 14 – Sage Bill O’Sullivan blistered the Montgomery County Commissioners Court on October 10, 2017, for showing favoritism to certain real estate developers over others. Many real estate developers, such as George Mitchell, Danny Signorelli, Mike Stoecker, Bruce Belin, Steve Bowen, and John Femrite have built the “spine roads,” the main […]