Archive for April, 2012

Amarillo Participates in Building Safety Month

Apr 27, 2012 Comments Off by grosss

 Amarillo, TX – When you enter a house or building, do you stop and wonder if it is safe? Fortunately, your city employees work hard to ensure that the buildings you enter every day are properly constructed in accordance with building and fire codes. To help raise awareness of building safety, the City of Amarillo [...]

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Amarillo Offers Graffiti Removal Assistance

Apr 27, 2012 Comments Off by grosss

Amarillo, TX – The Amarillo City Commission Tuesday approved, on second reading, an ordinance that declares graffiti a public nuisance. As a result, property owners constantly plagued by graffiti can now get help from the City in their cleanup efforts. The ordinance defines graffiti as markings – including inscriptions, slogans, drawings, stenciling, symbols, letters, numerals, and [...]

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Second Public Hearing on Proposed Texting and/or Cell Phone Ban This Wednesday

Apr 23, 2012 Comments Off by grosss

Amarillo, TX – The City of Amarillo Traffic Commission will conduct a second public hearing regarding a proposal to ban texting and/or cell phone use while driving this Wednesday, April 25 at 5:30 p.m. in the City Commission Chambers on the third floor of City Hall, 509 S.E. 7th Ave. The purpose of the public [...]

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Regeneration 2012 Kicks Off This Saturday at Thompson Park

Apr 17, 2012 Comments Off by grosss

Amarillo, TX – People from all across Amarillo will unite this Saturday, April 21 as the City of Amarillo launches the Regeneration 2012 Project in Thompson Park along with our title sponsor, Amarillo National Bank and our major sponsor, Xcel Energy. Volunteers are being asked to help plant 250 new trees in Thompson Park as [...]

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Citizens Encouraged to Attend Public Hearing on Proposed Texting and/or Cell Phone Ban

Apr 17, 2012 Comments Off by grosss

Amarillo, TX – The City of Amarillo Traffic Commission will conduct a public hearing regarding a proposal to ban texting and/or cell phone use while driving this Wednesday, April 18 at 1:30 p.m. in the City Commission Chambers on the third floor of City Hall, 509 S.E. 7th Ave. The purpose of the public hearing [...]

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