Archive for November, 2012

City Launches “One Text or Call Could Wreck It All” Campaign

Nov 29, 2012 Comments Off by grosss

Amarillo, TX – The City of Amarillo has launched its “One Text or Call Could Wreck It All” campaign in response to the Commission’s adoption of an ordinance banning the use of handheld cell phones while driving within the City limits. The City’s education campaign, which will be outlined for the public during next Tuesday’s [...]

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Road Closures Scheduled for Utility Project

Nov 26, 2012 Comments Off by grosss

Amarillo, TX – Starting Monday, Nov. 26, motorists going  to or through downtown should expect minor delays on Buchanan Street as a contractor works to construct a sanitary sewer main. Phase I of this project will require the closure of the eastern most northbound lane in Buchanan Street. Phase II will require the closure of [...]

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Capitol Christmas Tree Visits Amarillo

Nov 12, 2012 Comments Off by grosss

Colorado’s Gift to the Nation Amarillo, TX – The City of Amarillo, the Amarillo Convention and Visitor Council, Center City of Amarillo and many other organizations are pleased to announce that Amarillo will once again serve as a host city for the Capitol Christmas Tree as it makes its way to Washington, D.C. Special events are [...]

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City of Amarillo Names New Fire Chief

Nov 07, 2012 Comments Off by grosss

Amarillo, TX – The City of Amarillo is pleased to announce the promotion of Jeff Greenlee to the position of Fire Chief, effective Thursday, Nov. 8. Chief Greenlee was appointed by City Manager Jarrett Atkinson after a nationwide search conducted by Strategic Government Resources, a consulting firm specializing in government recruitment. The field of candidates [...]

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