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City Reports TCEQ Violation

Feb 19, 2015 Comments Off by lafreniereh

Amarillo, TX – Amarillo water customers will be notified via Legal Notice in the Amarillo Globe-News Friday about a violation of a surface water treatment technique, as required by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) regulations. The TCEQ sets minimum water quality standards for public drinking water, which includes enforceable treatment technique requirements for drinking water. [...]

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Georgia Street Sewer Interceptor Installation Set to Begin

Feb 19, 2015 Comments Off by lafreniereh

Amarillo, TX – A $4.89 million sewer line extension project awarded by Amarillo City Council last month to Speiss Construction Co., Inc. of Mansfield, Texas is expected to begin March 9 with the installation of traffic control. This is a new wastewater collection project which, once complete, will allow the City to abandon and remove [...]

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Grant Application Workshop Available to Agencies

Feb 19, 2015 Comments Off by lafreniereh

Amarillo, TX – The City of Amarillo’s office of Community Development will conduct a grant application workshop Monday, March 2, for agencies, community organizations and interested parties considering applying for grant funding from the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnership (HOME) programs. The programs are funded through the U.S. Department of Housing [...]

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Portion of Bell Closed for Repairs Following Water Main Break

Feb 09, 2015 Comments Off by grosss

Amarillo, TX – City of Amarillo Utility crews worked through the afternoon Sunday to repair a break on a 10-inch water main and restore water service on Bell Street near Linden. Today, Street crews will begin making repairs to the road – removing the damaged asphalt pavement, stabilizing the base material, and re-laying a new [...]

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Come Find the Love of Your Life!

Feb 09, 2015 Comments Off by grosss

Amarillo, TX – If you’re looking for love this Valentine’s Day, you’re in luck! The City of Amarillo’s Animal Management & Welfare department, in partnership with the Amarillo-Panhandle Humane Society, will host a special adoption event Saturday, Feb. 14 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 3501 Osage Street. Pets selected from the foster program [...]

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