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  1. 90 mph winds blast Kingsville

    ...Kingsville. Wind speed was measured at 80 to 90 mph during the peak of the storm. Buy Now Kingsville Mayor Sam Fugate signs a disaster declaration, along with a letter to Gregg Abbott requesting a state of...

  2. City transit study starts its engines

    ...Planning organization on what will help identify New Braunfels’ key needs. During a regularly scheduled city council meeting Monday evening, City Engineer Garry Ford presented on the study, which officially kicked...

  3. Victoria city manager: City should work to be a destination city

    ...be intentional in its efforts to become a destination for people to live and to work, Victoria’s new city manager said during an address Wednesday. “Oftentimes people don’t think of cities being in a competition,...

  4. San Antonio plans for local plumbing regulation in preparation for state board's abolition

    ...hammer out details. In order to have something in place for Sept. 1, it will need to have a proposed ordinance for the City Council sometime around mid-August. Copyright 2019 by KSAT - All rights reserved.

  5. Dallas City Council votes to limit your bulky trash set-outs

    ...could face hefty fines if they set out too much bulky trash and brush for garbage pickup. The Dallas City Council on Wednesday approved limits for the city’s bulky trash collection program, which has long...

  6. WP council addresses unsafe, shoddy buildings

    The Willow Park City Council unanimously approved the adding of an article for dangerous, substandard buildings to the city’s building and regulations code ordinance. “In the event that we have some housing...

  7. WP fire presents Hazard Mitigation Plan

    ...Chief Mike LeNoir presented information about the benefits of having the program at Tuesday night’s city council meeting. Hazard mitigation is the effort to reduce loss of life and property by lessing the...

  8. Belton: City to outsource ambulance services for one year

    BELTON, Texas (KWTX) After months of staffing problems with the city of Belton’s ambulance service, city council members voted Tuesday night to outsource all ambulance services to private companies for the...

  9. Cove mayor issues disaster declaration for tornado-affected area

    ...published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. (file photo) COPPERAS COVE, Texas - Copperas Cove Mayor Bradi Diaz issued a disaster declaration on Wednesday for the area affected by a the tornado that...

  10. Allen selects new city manager

    ...council Tuesday. "I am honored, and I can't wait to get back to work tomorrow morning," he said. Allen Mayor Stephen Terrell said that as council considered the "recipe of a great leader, it became clear that...

  11. Anonymous donor funds Lake Wichita boardwalk project

    ...projects is just under $7 million. The next step, he said, will be approval from the Wichita Falls City Council to move forward with a construction contract for the boardwalk. Normally the city requires...

  12. Mesquite looks to consolidate public transportation

    The Mesquite City Council received a briefing regarding public transportation options and discussed proposed changes to COMPASS Route 282 during the June 3 City Council pre-meeting. City Manager Cliff...

  13. Plano plans $66M to update facilities for people with disabilities

    ...engineering compliance manager for the city, presented the city’s transition plan during the last Plano City Council meeting. ADA regulations are meant to provide protections and equal opportunities for all...

  14. Houston city council OKs $5.9M for new garbage trucks, solid waste vehicles

    ...late with labor shortages and an aging garbage and recycling fleet, creating recent headaches for Mayor Sylvester Turner. The mayor began his re-election year by securing council approval to hire a private...

  15. City Council Structures Utility Rates

    Llano City Council held a workshop on Monday, June 10, the topic being utility rates. Mayor Gail Lang started off by saying, “I don’t want us to go off willy-nilly and lower rates this month and raise them...

  16. Georgetown Public Library adds van to serve local readers in need of home delivery

    ...getting a dedicated van to continue and grow home delivery and other outreach services. Georgetown City Council accepted a $65,000 grant from the Friends of the Georgetown Public Library at the June 11 meeting...

  17. Wimberley council adopts transparency resolution for sake of wastewater project

    ...to promote transparency and communication with all parties. The resolution passed by a 4-0 vote. Council member Gary Barchfeld was absent and did not vote. “(Previously), we had the mayor and mayor pro...

  18. Dayton Mayor Wadzeck discusses future growth, road projects

    By David Taylor Published 11:00 am CDT, Wednesday, June 12, 2019 Dayton mayor Caroline Wadzeck addresses the businessmen and women of the Dayton Chamber of Commerce giving her plans for the next two...

  19. Lawmakers provide Edinburg airport $5M

    ...make several announcements involving the airport that carry major implications for the region. The city council and staff made the South Texas International Airport at Edinburg a legislative priority this...

  20. Donna fire chief resigns

    ...“Cesar” Araguz has resigned, effective immediately, city officials confirmed here shortly after a special city council meeting Tuesday. “We have a resignation from him, effective today,” Donna City Manager Carlos...

  21. Reno alters parking ordinance to address mailbox obstruction

    Residents will now have a course of action to take if someone prevents them from receiving their mail by parking in front of their mailbox. Reno City Council decided to alter the city’s ordinance after Police Chief Jeremy Massey said he received...

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