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Early Voting Starts April 27

Apr 22, 2015 Comments Off by grosss

Amarillo, TX – Saturday, May 9, is Election Day with polls open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. In addition to voting for Amarillo Independent School District and Amarillo College board members, voters will also have the opportunity to elect the City of Amarillo Mayor and four Councilmembers. With early voting, Amarillo voters have several [...]

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Delays and Closures on Georgia Expected as Construction Begins

Apr 17, 2015 Comments Off by lafreniereh

Amarillo, TX – Amarillo area motorists should expect delays and closures on Georgia Street beginning Monday, April 20 as construction of a sanitary sewer interceptor begins south of Wolflin. While two lanes of traffic will remain open in both the north and southbound directions, the center turn lane will be closed to accommodate large, heavy [...]

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Portion of SW 34th Avenue Closed for Sewer Main Repairs

Apr 17, 2015 Comments Off by lafreniereh

Amarillo, TX –The left lane of westbound traffic on SW 34th Avenue, between Washington Street and Monroe Street, will be closed for five days beginning Monday, April 20. The left westbound lane will be closed as utility contractors make necessary repairs to the sanitary sewer main connecting to the manhole on SW 34th Avenue. The [...]

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National Telecommunicators Week Celebrated April 12 – 18

Apr 15, 2015 Comments Off by lafreniereh

Amarillo, TX – The Amarillo Emergency Communication Center (AECC), in conjunction with the Potter-Randall 911 District, is celebrating National Public Safety Telecommunications Week (NPSTW). AECC staff was recognized with a proclamation at Tuesday’s meeting of the Amarillo City Council. Tonight, the annual Telecommunication Awards banquet will take place at 7:30 in the Grand Plaza at [...]

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Mayor to Host Town Hall Meeting

Apr 13, 2015 Comments Off by grosss

    Amarillo, TX – Although it is customary for Amarillo City Council to welcome public comment at the end of each regular meeting, the public is limited to addressing the Council about City policies, programs or services that are not on the agenda. In turn, City Council can only respond with facts or direct [...]

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