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Amarillo Celebrates National Telecommunicators Week

Apr 11, 2014 Comments Off by grosss

April 13 – 19, 2014 Amarillo, TX – The Amarillo Emergency Communication Center (AECC), in conjunction with the Potter-Randall 911 District, is celebrating National Public Safety Telecommunications Week (NPSTW) April 13-19. The second full week of April is celebrated annually for the purpose of honoring the thousands of men and women who respond to emergency [...]

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City Achieves Third Prestigious Bond Rating

Apr 01, 2014 Comments Off by grosss

Amarillo, TX – Not only has the City of Amarillo maintained its AAA rating by Standard and Poor’s (S&P) rating service on both water and sewer revenue debt and general obligation debt, it has also received a AAA rating on the relatively new drainage utility. The AAA ratings allow the City of Amarillo to borrow [...]

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TB Case Found in Fannin Middle School Student

Apr 01, 2014 Comments Off by grosss

The City of Amarillo Department of Public Health has identified a student who attends Fannin Middle School with active tuberculosis (TB). The health department is conducting the contact investigation and is working closely with Amarillo Independent School District to identify classmates and teachers who have possibly been exposed. In conjunction with AISD, the health department [...]

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Municipal Court Announces Partnership for Youth

Mar 31, 2014 Comments Off by grosss

Amarillo, TX – Amarillo Teen Court has a new partner. Associated Supply Company, Inc. (ASCO) is partnering with Teen Court to provide volunteers for court proceedings. Teen Court is a program offering first-time offenders a chance to take responsibility for their actions. They can complete certain requirements in lieu of paying fines and serving sentences [...]

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Texas Water Smart Press Conference Tuesday

Mar 31, 2014 Comments Off by grosss

Amarillo, TX – Amarillo Mayor Paul Harpole will join Texas Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples in a press conference Tuesday morning promoting the Texas Water Smart Program, an initiative designed to raise awareness of ways homeowners and businesses can save green – in their landscapes and in their wallets.   WHAT:            Texas Water Smart Press [...]

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