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  1. Fort Worth officer arrested and charged with murder of Atatiana Jefferson

    ...submitted to the FBI for potential civil rights violations. Prior to the chief’s statement, Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price announced a plan for a third-party review of the police department’s policies and procedures....

  2. Coastal Bend chambers protest potential Texas Windstorm Insurance Association rate hike

    ...Hurricane Harvey. The Category 4 storm struck the region on Aug. 25, 2017. Buy Photo Corpus Christi City Council member Greg Smith speaks during a protests against a proposed TWIA rate increase on Monday,...

  3. Entergy, community responses to power outages rising in The Woodlands, Shenandoah

    ...projects underway to improve electricity delivery to The Woodlands and Shenandoah area. Shenandoah City Council also budgeted $160,000 to replace overhead lines in the city. Source: Entergy/Community Impact...

  4. Plano denies request for apartments on former J.C. Penney-owned headquarters property

    ...Plano was rejected after nearby corporations spoke out against the residential development. Plano City Council on Oct. 14 denied Dreien Opportunity Partners’ request for a permit to build 795 apartment...

  5. Six Flags Looks To Move Corporate HQ From Grand Praire To Globe Life Park In Arlington

    ARLINGTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Six Flags Theme Parks may have a new home as plans will be discussed at a city council meeting Tuesday to bring the company’s headquarters to Arlington. Six Flags, which currently...

  6. Early voting in Texas’ constitutional amendment election starts Monday. Here’s what voters will decide

    ...Administration intelligence official Tricia Krenek, an attorney and former member of the Fulshear City Council who lost a 2018 election for the Fort Bend County Court at Law Sarah Laningham, a salesperson...

  7. Anti-abortion activists take their fight to small-town East Texas

    ...clinic is 50 miles away and across the state line in Shreveport, La. But that didn’t discourage the city council of Joaquin, population 900, from passing a sweeping ordinance in September to declare itself...

  8. Activists, leaders nationwide react to arrest of ex-Fort Worth officer who killed woman

    ...Before arrest Prior to Dean’s arrest Monday night, activists were calling for him to be charged. Mayor Betsy Price released a statement Monday after the Fort Worth police press conference. “Justice is...

  9. City plans partnership for road improvements near future police station

    ...Road enhancements near the future Huntsville Police Department could be on the way. The Huntsville City Council is expected to take action tonight on a motion to partner with the Texas Department of Transportation,...

  10. City of Georgetown’s fiscal year 2019-20 budget

    Georgetown City Council voted on its fiscal year 2019-20 budget Sept. 24. The city’s focus was to create a budget that enhanced resident quality of life while maintaining Georgetown’s small-town charm....

  11. The Woodlands Township board of directors, Position 5

    ...University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, ran dermatology practice for 30 years, elected to Houston City Council three times, completed Rep. Tom Delay’s unexpired term in U.S. Congress Top priorities: maintaining...

  12. City Council set to discuss future of Walmart makeshift memorial

    ...to clean and keep up the makeshift memorial. Representative Rivera proposed a measure to direct the city manager to work with Cielo Vista/Simon Properties and Cielo Vista Walmart to develop plans for the...

  13. Council, manager discuss housing

    ...expensive for new development? Development As part of the city’s ongoing vision discussions, the city council heard a presentation during their regular October meeting by Community Development Director...

  14. Texas Could be Biggest Winner in the 2020 Census

    ...growth has been 6% nationally," San Antonio Intergovernmental Relations Director Jeff Coyle told a City Council committee. "Texas has grown 14 percent. We are the fastest growing, by percentage, in the country."...

  15. League of Women Voters to host city council candidate debate

    ...E. Hopkins Street, at 6:30 p.m. Candidates invited to this debate feature candidates for San Marcos City Council Places 1 and 2. Candidates for Place 1 are Maxfield Baker and Mark Gleason. Candidates for...

  16. Pink Heals Hays County honored at CTMC Stars of Texas Gala

    ...years to reach this platform.” Chomel said she hadn’t walked the journey alone. City of San Marcos Mayor Jane Hughson and Samantha Brown. In fact, a group of firefighters, police officers and EMS professionals...

  17. Early voting for Nov. 5 election starts Monday

    ...Richard Wendt. In Windcrest, two current members face the challenge of two former office holders. One council member is running unopposed, while a fourth seat is listed as a special election and will go to a...

  18. Mercedes Benz breaks ground in Selma

    ...added. “The world is changing, the marketplace is changing, and we have to change as well.” Selma Mayor Tom Daly said he had his own words to describe the day and the partnership. “Incredible. Mercedes...

  19. Larry J. Ringer Library's ribbon-cutting celebration postponed

    ...the death of Laura Dean Mooney, the wife of College Station Mayor Karl Mooney. The College Station City Council’s Thursday meetings also have been canceled. The next scheduled meetings for the city council...

  20. Council approves contract for major sewer line

    ...Edwards Street lift station, located behind La Hacienda apartment complex on Edwards Street. During city council members’ discussion of a planned new wastewater lines, questions arose as to where the line...

  21. Save Muny has a board of directors

    ...those fees without an affirmative vote from those who would be footing the bill. A group including Mayor Steve Adler and representatives of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Preservation Texas, the...

  22. New recycling receptacles coming soon to Austin parks

    ...one-to-one pairing of recycling receptacles next to trash cans at all Austin parks, Gauthier said. City Council authorized the contract for the purchase, assembly and installation of 800 new recycling and...

  23. Intersections on I-35 set for big redesigns

    ...and a contract for final designs to be considered Monday. “We are taking a final design contract to City Council for approval (Monday),” she said. “Upon approval, the design team will complete the design...

  24. Nederland city council not showing its hand on a proposed poker club

    ...else, I guess we'll go somewhere else, but we would rather do it here in our hometown." The Nederland City Council is scheduled to decide the poker club's fate in two weeks during the council meeting Monday,...

  25. Releasing gun photo inappropriate, Fort Worth chief says

    ...the force following Saturday's shooting. "And in hindsight, it was a bad thing to do." Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price called the gun "irrelevant." "Atatiana was in her own home, caring for her 8-year-old...

  26. Texas-side council OKs $1.84 million in spending

    The City Council on Monday voted to authorize more than $1.84 million in spending that was planned for in the city's recently passed annual budget. by Lori Dunn Oct. 15 2019 @ 3:27am Texarkana, Texas,...

  27. City Manager role down to six finalists

    ...three months have gone by since a consulting company was hired to help in the recruitment of the next City Manager. A status of the nation-wide search was presented earlier today during a committee meeting....

  28. Prominent Central Texas chiropractor was victim of fatal crash

    ...practice there and in Valley Mills, both communities he served for more than 30 years. He served on city council, Trustee of Gatesville I.S.D., and was the athletic trainer to both Gatesville and Valley Mills...

  29. Waco: Neighborhood upset with developers' plan to build new road

    ...The road is being proposed by Cornerstone Group development, who have already been approved by Waco City Council to build a townhouse community behind Western Ridge Estates. They've now submitted a new plan,...

  30. Homelessness issue addressed during Flour Bluff town hall meeting

    According to City Manager Peter Zanoni, the new city budget will help target the issue with the addition of a 3-person team. Author: Bill Churchwell Published: 10:35 PM CDT October 14, 2019 Updated:...

  31. Unity

    ...additional funding comes with less control. A regional body might prioritize a second causeway while a mayor might have used his share of the lesser funding to address pothole problems in his town. “We had...

  32. No excuse

    ...outcome of elections. However, the recent painting of swastikas on campaign signs for Brownsville City Commission candidate Nurith Galonsky goes far beyond the gouged eyes, devil horns and other more traditional...

  33. City manager addresses Flour Bluff Citizens Council

    Posted: 10:22 PM, Oct 14, 2019 Updated: 2019-10-14 23:33:14-04 CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Corpus Christi City Manager Peter Zanoni spoke at a town hall meeting hosted by the Flour Bluff Citizens Council Monday...

  34. Katy City Council votes to accept settlement with former emergency management coordinator

    Katy City Council voted to authorize the mayor to accept a settlement offer with a former city employee. (Jen Para/Community Impact Newspaper) In a 4-1 vote, Katy City Council approved a motion Oct. 14...

  35. Leander City Council interviews finalists for city manager position

    Leander City Council interviewed candidates to fill the city manager position Oct. 14. (Marisa Charpentier/Community Impact Newspaper) Leander City Council interviewed city manager candidates during a...

  36. Mayor gets OK to award contracts for street repairs

    Wake Village City Council members agreed Monday to give Mayor Sheryl Collum the green light to award city contracts to street repair bidders once the bids are graded and selected. by Greg Bischof Oct....

  37. Possible renaming of City Hall may be underway

    ...second home of the people and it is the, it bears the city's name. During the meeting, Co-interim City Manager Rosario Cabello said after a little bit of research they discovered that back in 2008 City...

  38. Did Leon Valley city leaders violate the law? LVPD wants to know.

    ...requested an outside agency look at some private emails between several city board members, two active City Council members and the mayor to determine if any laws were broken. In a letter sent to the Texas...

  39. Austin leaders not expected to get update on homelessness plan this week despite requests

    ...Barden Tuesday, October 15th 2019 AA File image of Austin homeless camp. (CBS Austin) Tuesday, Austin City Council is expected to discuss the city's homelessness issues at a work session ahead of their regular...

  40. MADD responds to passing of former national president Laura Dean Mooney

    ...wanted to be part of that.” MADD extends our sincere condolences to Laura’s husband, College Station Mayor Karl Mooney, Tara, and her entire circle of family, friends and colleagues. We join them in grieving...

  41. Mayor facing federal charges announces leave of absence

    ...be elected in November. Correia has pleaded not guilty to federal extortion and fraud charges. The City Council voted to temporarily remove Correia from office last month. A judge blocked that on Thursday....

  42. Austin City Council votes to lower speed limits on select roads

    Austin City Council voted on lowering speed limits on certain roads. Author: Shawna M Reding, Terrellyn Moffett Published: 4:44 PM CDT October 14, 2019 Updated: 4:44 PM CDT October 14, 2019...

  43. Mayor Betsy Price: Third party of experts to review Fort Worth Police Department

    FORT WORTH, Texas - Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price says the city will bring in a third party of experts from across the country to review the Fort Worth Police Department. The city is still working to create...

  44. Mart police chief placed on probation four months after taking over

    ...of Police Albert Cavazos has been placed on probation four months after taking office. The Mart City Council voted to take disciplinary action against the police chief during a city council meeting Monday....

  45. Lee Middle School Students Help Raise Literacy Awareness

    ...families achieve,” says Golightly. To help combat the problem, Emily and Frankie asked San Angelo Mayor Dwain Morrison and council members to develop a literacy task force to study the low literacy rates...

  46. Getting ready for the birds

    ...traffic signal cabinets at street corners to promote the World Birding Festival. Earlier this month, city commissioners approved the project after Cassandra Consiglio, director of the Harlingen Convention...

  47. Harcrow named PPD interim chief

    ...Palestine Police Department interim Chief Mark Harcrow. Jeffrey Roberson In a unanimous vote Monday, city council members named Palestine Police Department Asst. Chief Mark Harcrow interim police chief. Harcrow...

  48. Street name on city agenda; Residents want East Fronton title restored

    ...East Fronton title restored By LAURA B. MARTINEZ Staff Writer Brownsville Herald The Brownsville City Commission could vote tonight to reverse a decision it made in May to rename a portion of East Fronton...

  49. University of Houston System hosts ribbon-cutting for new Katy-area campus

    From left: Katy Mayor Bill Hastings, U.S. Rep. Pete Olson, Associate Vice President Jay Neal of University of Houston at Katy, University of Houston System Vice Chancellor Paula M. Short, University of...

  50. Cornyn visits RGV see how drainage issues are being addressed

    ...farm went under in three to four days,” said Brian Jones, a farmer in the Edcouch area. Mercedes Mayor Henry Hinojosa also shared some concerns during the roundtable. “There was a negative flow because...

  51. Austin City Council attempts to clarify changes to homeless ordinances

    Homeless letter and proposals A group of Austin City Council members are teaming up to clarify the controversial changes to the city's homeless ordinances. AUSTIN, Texas - Since the Austin City Council...

  52. Council poised to revise camping rules Thursday

    ...at 7:09 PM Camping could be prohibited in some areas of the city under a proposed ordinance Austin City Council members will weigh on Thursday. Council Member Ann Kitchen posted the ordinance to the Council's...

  53. 'We’re not stopping’: Dallas opens new downtown park to the public

    ...Winters said. In front of hundreds of attendees who withstood rain at Pacific Plaza’s opening Monday, Mayor Eric Johnson on Monday said Pacific Plaza offers “a slice of refined nature" in what would otherwise...

  54. Palestine to hire assistant city manager

    The city of Palestine will again seek and hire an assistant city manager, after going without one for two years. City Council members recommended Monday, under a unanimous vote, that City Manager Leslie...

  55. HUMAN INTEREST

    ...the Springs and to them it's become as sacred as it is to us.​" Marquez, who serves on San Marcos City Council, said the County's recognition of indigenous peoples is a step in the right direction. "We've...

  56. City Rep Sam Morgan appears at first city council meeting since arrest

    Posted: Oct 14, 2019 06:00 PM MDT Updated: Oct 14, 2019 06:00 PM MDT Copyright 2019 KVIA. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

  57. City council to vote on providing beach-front access to Lake Athens

    The city council of Athens on Monday will discuss the possibility of adding beach-front access to Lake Athens.

  58. Several stores closing, being rebranded at Tejas Center

    ...give $25,000 toward improvements to the property. The grant money was requested last month at a Bryan City Council meeting. "We try and keep it very well maintained and we've been working with the City of...

  59. Denison Fire Rescue explains absence of ladder truck

    ...the issue of why Denison’s ladder truck was unavailable to respond to the fire. Lloyd addressed the City Council Monday morning at a special called meeting to address the city’s response to the fire. During...

  60. Hoarding Is More Than Clutter And Collections. It’s A Disorder And Can Be Deadly

    ...What is hoarding disorder and how is it diagnosed? San Antonio Fire Chief Charles Hood presented City Council with plans to form a Hoarding Task Force in September, to help identify and assist families...

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