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  1. Tuesday, March 19 Calendar

    ...the Commissioners Courtroom at the Courthouse on the Square, 110 W. Hickory St. 6:30 p.m. — Denton City Council meets at City Hall, 215 E. McKinney St. Work session precedes the meeting at noon. Visit www.cityofdenton.com....

  2. Mayor proposes ethics code review

    LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - Mayor Pete Saenz believes its time that City Council starts talking about a thorough review of the ethics code and even the charter as it pertains to ethics. Saenz says given the history...

  3. Freeport sweeping away blemishes from its past

    ...of city scandal, is no more after Freeport’s new leaders decided not to renew its corporate status, city manager Tim Kelty said. Created as a way for residents and businesses to support the museum without...

  4. Community news in brief

    ...stressed. The cost is $75 per couple, and registration is required at austingrief.org. BUDA Buda City Council meeting rescheduled to March 26 The Buda City Council meeting that was scheduled for Tuesday...

  5. City meetings

    ...City Zoning Commission, city hall annex, 928 Fifth Ave. N., 409-643-5925. 7 p.m.: Clear Lake Shores City Council, Club House, 931 Cedar, 281-334-2799. Wednesday 5 p.m.: Texas City Commissioners meeting,...

  6. $3.6 million street project up for approval at Waco City Council meeting

    ...Bagby Avenue near Central Texas Marketplace and New Road near Walmart. City of Waco image The Waco City Council on Tuesday will consider a $3.6 million deal for pavement, curb and gutter improvements along...

  7. City issues certificates of obligation for major water projects

    City council members have approved ordinances issuing a total of $9 million in certificates of obligation to fund major water and wastewater improvement projects. The Del Rio City Council unanimously...

  8. City to consider playgrounds, street repairs

    ...Staff Reports 23 min ago 0 New playgrounds for Pecan Park and Pioneer Park are on the Nacogdoches City Council agenda this evening. The council meets beginning at 5:30 p.m. today at City Hall, 202 E....

  9. Lakeway City Council tweaks code regarding RVs and waterborne vehicles

    Lakeway Building and Development Services Director Charlotte Hodges addresses City Council regarding new language centered on RVs and boats within its code of ordinances. () Following enthusiastic and...

  10. Sherman OKs planned development ordinances

    ...large-scale “planned developments” to the city of Sherman got some help Monday night. The Sherman City Council approved a series of resolutions designed to overhaul the city’s planning and zoning ordinances...

  11. Victoria group hopes to bring disc golf to county park

    ...of developing new animal control ordinances and hopes to present the proposed changes to Victoria’s City Council in the coming months. Vonderau suggested there be a stiffer financial penalty for dog owners...

  12. San Benito to review De La Rosa’s contract

    ...the agenda. For much of his tenure, De La Rosa has held onto his job with the support of Sanchez, Mayor Ben Gomez and Commissioner Rene Villafranco. Meanwhile, Commissioners Tony Gonzales and Rick Guerra...

  13. Special permit regulations in Richardson tightened through ordinance change

    ...certain circumstances. A change to the city’s comprehensive zoning ordinance, approved March 18 by City Council, puts into motion the termination of special permits if other required documents, such as building...

  14. Lewisville City Council OKs economic development agreement for three-story building in Old Town

    ...property will be redeveloped into a three-story building. (courtesy city of Lewisville) Lewisville City Council approved an economic development agreement March 18 with a developer who plans to redevelop...

  15. Lakeway continues agreement with water coalition

    Jo Karr Tedder, Central Texas Water Coalition president, addresses Lakeway City Council during the March 18 meeting. (Brian Rash) Lakeway City Council approved the renewal of an agreement with the Central...

  16. Denison seeking grant for historic revitalization

    ...soon have an additional source of funding for historic restoration and renewal projects. The Denison City Council unanimously approved an application for grant funding through the National Park Service’s new...

  17. Rowlett Leaders Looking To Get Bayside Dream Back On Track

    ...no longer feasible, and that led the city to file a lawsuit in January. Brian Funderburk, Rowlett’s City Manager said, “You have to have the amenities to attract people and make them want to stay there. Part...

  18. Detroit church pays homeless people to clean up the city

    ...not just in parks either. The church now works in conjunction with the city. A deputy manager in the mayor's office informs the church about a site that needs cleaning up somewhere in the city. At the end...

  19. Donations needed to keep Skellytown VFD equipped

    ...winter with high winds and we’ve had a lot of fires that we have responded to,” said Amanda Dickerson, Mayor of Skellytown & VFD Auxiliary Leader. “Our district covers approximately 300 square miles. Whenever...

  20. City Officials to Demolish Abandoned Buildings in Alton

    ...2019 in News - Local ALTON – The city of Alton is cleaning up abandoned homes. Last week, the city commission voted to use funds to demolish four structures in Alton – this includes homes that are falling...

  21. City Council discusses traffic signal improvements in Bond 2014 project

    ...CDT March 18, 2019 Updated: 5:34 PM CDT March 18, 2019 CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Corpus Christi's City Council will vote on a Bond 2014 traffic signal improvement project on Tuesday. The bond project focuses...

  22. City of Lufkin to consider committee to educate, motivate residents ahead of 2020 Census

    ...we complete everyone that wants to be counted in the census county for 2020," said Robert Shankle, city council ward 2. Shankle said the reason why it’s so important for everyone to be counted isn’t just...

  23. Coca-Cola looking for tax deal from Waco

    ...This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. WACO, Texas - The Waco City Council will take up a plan to give the Coca-Cola Company a deal on taxes in exchange for $30 million...

  24. Jersey Village poised to enter agreement with developer for mixed-use project south of Hwy. 290

    ...to 2010 are expected to take a big step forward at a March 18 meeting of the Jersey Village City Council. The Council will discuss entering into an agreement with a Houston-based developer that could bring...

  25. Group launches initiative to replace Denton's ethics ordinance

    ...David Zoltner joined with four other residents to organize the petition. He said he telephoned former council member Kathleen Wazny to let her know that the initiative petition would include the ordinance language...

  26. Texas Revolution signs Frisco mayor to one-game contract for team’s first game at Ford Center at The Star

    The Texas Revolution team will be playing their first game at The Star on March 24 with Frisco Mayor Jeff Cheney as a special guest. (Nicole Luna/Community Impact Newspaper) The Texas Revolution, a professional...

  27. All radioactive material to be removed from Denton site, official now says

    ...require removing and replacing contaminated soil, if necessary. According to a memo sent to the Denton City Council on Friday, Kensington foreclosed on the property in December 2018 and sent the decommissioning...

  28. Howard County to discuss I-27 inclusion

    ...extension of the interstate could bring it south to I-20 at the border and north to Colorado. According to the Big Spring Herald, the City Council already approved Big Spring's inclusion in the expansion.

  29. Sugar Land city officials say landscaping costs on the rise

    ...services and costs increases year over year,” Eric Oscarson, Assistant Director of Public Works told Mayor Joe Zimmerman and the City Council at the Feb. 26 city council meeting. Some contractors have defaulted...

  30. State of the City set for Wednesday morning at the American Bank Center

    ...happen Wednesday at the American Bank Center. Chamber vice president Ginny Cross and featured speaker Mayor Joe McComb discusses the State of the City event with noon anchor Mike Gillaspia in this clip. The...

  31. Downtown streets get makeover

    ...through the area so that we don’t go back in a short time later and have to upgrade utilities,” said City Administrator Greg Boatright. Once the paving is complete, the City will add ribbon curbing. “We’re...

  32. McKinney building products firm plans new HQ in mixed-use project

    ...County and we are thrilled SRS has chosen this location for their new corporate headquarters," McKinney Mayor George Fuller said in a statement. "Along with the new Independent Bank headquarters under construction...

  33. City manager’s contract renewed

    By April Towery editor@sealynews.com Sealy City Council members unanimously approved City Manager Lloyd Merrell’s $121, 540 annual salary, renewing his contract for two more years. At the Feb. 26 Sealy...

  34. City Council To Discuss Tax Legislation

    The Hillsboro City Council will meet in a regular session Tuesday, March 19, at 6 p.m. Council members will deliberate and act on a resolution by the City of Hillsboro regarding Senate Bill 2 and House...

  35. Park it or ticket: City of Liberty enforces no parking of large vehicles on public property

    ...park your boat or RV on City of Liberty streets or you might end up paying for it. During the Liberty City Council meeting on March 12, council members approved a motion to amend a city ordinance that prohibits...

  36. Oak Ridge North City marks 40 years on the map as municipality

    ...services from the Oak Ridge Municipal Utility District, creating its own police department, adoption of a city administrator—and later, city manager—form of government, setting the city sales tax and the adoption...

  37. Godley changes trash collection services

    ...Godley community as we grow our company by focusing on providing excellent customer service.” Godley Mayor David Wallis said the council had been considering options for other trash collection services for...

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