Archive for March, 2012

Medical Reserve Corps Seeks Volunteers

Mar 26, 2012 Comments Off by grosss

Amarillo, TX – The Greater Amarillo Medical Reserve Corps, “GAMRC,” will hold its annual membership meeting and recruitment drive on Wednesday, March 28 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Amarillo Civic Center, Regency Room A.  This meeting is open to all current and prospective members. The purpose of the GAMRC is to serve [...]

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Zoo Education Center Groundbreaking This Friday

Mar 26, 2012 Comments Off by grosss

Amarillo, TX – A groundbreaking ceremony slated for Friday, March 30, will officially launch the construction of the new Bill & Alice O’Brien Education Center at the Amarillo Zoo. Festivities will begin at 2 p.m. at the Amarillo Zoo, which is located inside Thompson Park at NE 24th Ave. and Dumas Hwy. In addition to [...]

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Storm Water Drainage Utility Public Hearings Set

Mar 26, 2012 Comments Off by grosss

The City of Amarillo invites the public to the first of two public hearings regarding the creation of a Storm Water Drainage Utility. This Utility is proposed as a means to provide dedicated funding for both capital projects and ongoing drainage system maintenance.  Four public meetings have already been held throughout the City, providing information [...]

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Phone Book Recycling Locations Identified

Mar 26, 2012 Comments Off by grosss

Amarillo, TX – You may have already noticed new phone books showing up at the doorstep of your home or business. If you are wondering what to do with your old phone books, the City of Amarillo has identified seven locations with bins specifically dedicated to phone book recycling:  City Recycling Center at SE 27th & [...]

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Public Meetings to Discuss Construction Code Updates in Amarillo

Mar 23, 2012 Comments Off by fhibbs

Community Meetings Tuesday, March 27,2012   7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.  Amarillo Civic Center, Grand Plaza, 403 S. Buchannan, Amarillo Tuesday, April 3, 2012   7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Texas Panhandle Builders Association, 5601 Enterprise Circle, Amarillo  The City of Amarillo currently uses the 2006 edition of the International Codes. These construction codes were officially adopted [...]

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