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  1. A developer is building luxury townhomes in this strategic location

    ...cities. “This quality development is the next great step in growing our community,” said Interim Mayor Clara Faulkner. Todd Bowers, Director of Construction for the Peak Group, said, “today people are...

  2. City budget review

    Sat, 05/18/2019 - 5:00am Max Rudoplh The Gatesville City Council received a detailed report of the city’s financial affairs as of mid-budget year, March 31, during Tuesday night’s regular meeting of...

  3. Brazoria ups reconnection fees

    ...of reconnection fees came from the same accounts repetitively not paying their water bills, Brazoria City Council upped the reconnection fee at its last meeting. The old fee of $25 to reconnect utilities...

  4. Pool crew closes in on completion

    ...for more dry days, we still think there’s a chance we will be open Monday for Memorial Day,” Kilgore City Manager Josh Selleck said. “That will be the grand re-opening for the people as well as making the...

  5. Edinburg Approves Recall Forms for Mayor, City Council Seats

    ...creative legal maneuvering was required given the recent developments. Each elected official in the city council is now facing their own potential recall. That created a conflict of interest, because those...

  6. New park opens at Mueller community in Austin

    ...intentionally designed as a place that has lots of density,” said Kathie Tovo, Austin District 9 council member. There is also a variety of housing: Apartments, condos and townhomes. "It's really a mixed-use,...

  7. Valero breaks ground on new administration building in Three Rivers, Texas

    ...workout facility, and also it will have a credit union for our employees," Simpson said. Three Rivers Mayor Samuel Garcia said he appreciates the resources and time Valero is putting into the community. He...

  8. Zanoni excited about the challenge of city manager’s job

    It’s been more than a year since Corpus Christi had a permanent city manager. But that changes on Monday, which will be Peter Zanoni’s first day at work as the new city manager. He apparently has done...

  9. Houston-area homelessness drops 5 percent, new count shows

    ...done, and we still have a lot, a lot of work to do,” Mayor Sylvester Turner said in a report to Houston City Council on May 15. The Houston Coalition for the Homeless evaluates the area’s homeless population...

  10. Crowd turns out to bid Schultz farewell, welcome Handren

    A special called city council session Tuesday afternoon brought an ... PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe...

  11. Rabbit Fest underway in Copperas Cove

    by David Perdue Killeen Daily Herald 16 min ago 0 Copperas Cove mayor-elect Bradi Diaz (right) helps start the 39th annual Rabbit Fest on Thursday by ringing a large bell. David Perdue | Herald...

  12. New playground planned for Wharton City Pool

    Playground equipment will soon be erected for the Wharton City Pool after the Wharton City Council unanimously approved to move forward with the $35,718 purchase during its May meeting. According to information...

  13. City Council Approves Funding To Assist Asylum Seekers Released Into San Antonio

    Members of the Interfaith Welcome Coalition — who assist the arriving asylees — speak to the San Antonio City Council before Thursday's vote to approve $141,000 in funding. Joey Palacios | Texas Public Radio...

  14. Council approves millions in street repair projects

    ...or temporarily. During the public comment section, three residents reignited conversation about Mayor Harry LaRosiliere’s alleged public corruption and alleged campaign fraud surrounding the Plano Mayor...

  15. Temple grows by 305 acres through voluntary annexations

    The city of Temple is now 305 acres larger thanks to voluntary annexations that the Temple City Council approved Thursday evening The newly complete Council adopted two ordinances by votes of 5-0 to approve...

  16. Lakeway retools ethics code

    ...changing the term for the chairperson of the Board of Ethics from one-year to be the length of “the mayor’s term” in office. City gains new finance director The City Council approved a resolution confirming...

  17. Dripping Springs flood victims will have building permit fees reduced or waived to assist in recovery

    ...aid in rebuilding from the city. Dripping Springs City Council voted May 14 on a resolution to give Mayor Todd Purcell the discretion to reduce or waive building permit fees for properties affected by the...

  18. Q&A: Tom Libby, Oak Ridge North’s new police chief, talks about 26 years in the community

    ...mentor. As far as the transition goes, it was very smooth. … What’s also made it smooth is our current city manager, Richard Derr, was the city manager—actually, city administrator was the title then—when I...

  19. Still Rebuilding Nearly Two Years after Harvey, Aransas Pass Isn’t Giving Up

    ...longest-lasting institution, serves traditional small-town café food under the watchful eye of Aransas Pass Mayor Ramiro Gomez, who reopened a mere 14 days after Harvey to serve local residents and relief workers....

  20. Leander plans special meeting Monday to discuss City Manager Kent Cagle's employment

    ...Leander Public Information Officer Mike Neu confirmed the agenda item was brought at the discretion of Mayor Troy Hill. Neu also confirmed Cagle has not announced any resignation nor has Cagle filed any paperwork...

  21. WP approves final plat for The Reserves

    The Willow Park City Council unanimously approved the final plat for The Reserves at Trinity addition. Being developed by Wilks Development, the 140-acre tract of land will include an event center, single...

  22. Cloer new interim-City Manager

    BY WILLIAM PATRICK reporter@palestineherald.com 20 min ago New interim-City Manager Leslie Cloer Leslie Cloer, the city's interim-human resources director, was named interim-city manager Friday, after...

  23. Former Football Player From Alief Takes His Tech Startup From Silicon Valley To Houston

    ...learning about everything that’s going on here through places like The Cannon and Station Houston and the mayor’s office who’s really been leaning into tech, it was a really great situation, it was perfect timing,”...

  24. Denison approves $125K increase for DDA grant

    ...received a budget increase to cover additional applicants to its facade grant program. The Denison City Council approved a budget amendment authorizing an additional $125,000 to go towards the DDA facade...

  25. City Of Dallas Gives Special Recognition To ZZ Top Ahead Of 50th Anniversary Tour

    ...(CBSDFW.COM) – “Most bands couldn’t touch these Tres Hombres from Tejas with a Ten Foot Pole…” Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings and the city council are giving special recognition to legendary rock group ZZ Top as...

  26. Granite Shoals rethinks more tennis courts at sports complex

    ...Roddick Youth Tennis Foundation’s plans to build four more tennis courts at Quarry Park. During the City Council’s regular meeting May 14, council members approved allowing city staff to request a meeting...

  27. Clarksville city manager brings experience to job

    ...instance, I haven’t had a chance to go to a Chamber of Commerce meeting or a commissioners meeting yet.” Mayor Ann Rushing said she’s been pleased with the job Arrington has done. “We’ve been very pleased with...

  28. Ad-Hoc Committee still searching for city manager

    By Lisa Dreher, Laredo Morning Times Updated 10:47 am CDT, Friday, May 17, 2019 The city manager position has been vacant since January when former city manager Horacio De Leon suddenly announced his...

  29. Downtown bypass update

    ...Heritage Square project. The $11.5 million would cover the cost of phase one construction, Assistant City Manager James Hotopp said. NCTCOG is planning on loaning about $4.4 million for the project to design...

  30. Leander City Council to discuss employment of city manager May 20

    ...Duncanville and worked for the cities of Lubbock, Carrollton and Plano. The meeting was called at Mayor Troy Hill’s discretion Friday, May 17, according to city spokesperson Mike Neu. Cagle has not resigned,...

  31. Proposed bill would increase vehicle registration fees to fund transportation projects

    ...registration fees, which officials said would generate $1.2 million dollars per year. College Station Mayor Karl Mooney said the additional funds for the Regional Mobility Authority would help to improve the...

  32. Fairfield Residents Gather Ideas From Out of Town

    ...and a gorgeous downtown area, are (left) Fairfield Councilman Landis Bayless and Trinity Star Arts Council member Janie Richards, and (far right) Councilman James Tyus during a visit last month. Showing off...

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