Montgomery County Community Development Director Ducharme seeks nice pay raise as part of flood grant

Montgomery County Community Development Director Ducharme seeks nice pay raise as part of flood grant

Conroe, December 17 – As part of a flood mitigation and flood buyout grant application that the Montgomery County Commissioners Court will review on Tuesday, December 19, 2017, during its last meeting of the year, Community Development Director Joanne Ducharme will seek a substantial salary increase for herself and two County employees out of the […]

Proposed $1.25 million flood study raises numerous concerns about SJRA, Commissioners Court, and feds

Conroe, October 20 – The Montgomery County Commissioners Court voted unanimously at the October 10, 2017, Commissioners Court meeting to authorized County Judge Craig Doyal to write a letter to United States Congressman Kevin Brady (R-The Woodlands) requesting $1.25 million of federal government funding to conduct a flood mitigation study for Montgomery County. In its […]

Guest Editorial: Bob Bagley speaks out on the federal flood study the Commissioners Court voted to support

Bob Bagley, GUEST COLUMNIST I witnessed the Big Thompson Canyon Flood of 1976 in Colorado. After that flood warning devices were installed throughout the area. How many hurricanes and storms have caused flooding here since that time and what remediation has been accomplished? When we continue to do what we’ve always done, we continue to […]