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Holiday Schedules Announced

Dec 19, 2014 Comments Off by grosss

Amarillo, TX – City of Amarillo offices and facilities will be closed on Thursday, Dec. 25 in observance of the Christmas holiday and again Thursday, Jan. 1, for New Year’s Day. Because of the holidays, please note the following changes: Amarillo City Council The Tuesday, Dec. 23 meeting has been moved to Monday, Dec. 22 [...]

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Road Closures Scheduled for Utility Project

Dec 12, 2014 Comments Off by grosss

Amarillo, TX – The City of Amarillo Utilities Division is continuing the relocation of water and sanitary sewer mains in the area of Georgia Street and Loop 335 (Hollywood Road) for the Texas Department of Transportation’s South Loop 335 expansion project. Construction will require the closure of one lane of traffic on Georgia Street near [...]

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Keep Pets Safe and Warm Throughout Winter and Holidays

Dec 10, 2014 Comments Off by grosss

Amarillo, TX – If you have a pet or are thinking of getting a new pet over the holidays, Amarillo Animal Management & Welfare encourages you to take a few special precautions for the health and safety of your family pets. Animals tend to find all those special holiday items fun to play with or [...]

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Freese Recognized as Aviation Up-and-Comer

Dec 10, 2014 Comments Off by grosss

Amarillo, TX – Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport’s Director of Aviation, Sara Freese, was recognized as one of the best and brightest among aviation’s up-and-comers in this month’s issue of Airport Business magazine. The annual feature, “Top 40 Under 40,” was created in 2012 to recognize aviation’s young leaders. “As pointed out in past issues, [...]

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Former Commissioner Appointed to City Council

Dec 02, 2014 Comments Off by grosss

Amarillo, TX – Following the death of City Councilmember Jim Simms last month, Amarillo City Council had the responsibility of filling the Place 4 seat at Tuesday’s regular meeting, as required by the City’s Charter. In a unanimous vote, Council appointed longtime businessman and former City Commissioner Ron Boyd to the seat. He was immediately [...]

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