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Public Health Offers Free HIV Testing

Jun 23, 2017 Comments Off on Public Health Offers Free HIV Testing by

Amarillo, TX – In recognition of National HIV Testing Day, the City of Amarillo’s Public Health department, in partnership with Walgreens and Greater Than AIDS, is providing free HIV testing and counseling on prevention strategies. Free HIV testing will be done at participating Walgreens all across the country, but locally from 3 – 7 p.m. […]

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Public Information Requests Now More Efficient

Jun 22, 2017 Comments Off on Public Information Requests Now More Efficient by

Amarillo, TX – The City of Amarillo is now using GovQA, a web-based system where the requestor can enter, track, and respond to Open Records Requests while following the progress, communicating with staff, and obtaining the requested information, if available. GovQA allows for improved efficiency of responses and greater accessibility to the public as the number […]

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Public Health Goes Mobile with Immunizations

Jun 19, 2017 Comments Off on Public Health Goes Mobile with Immunizations by

Amarillo, TX – The City of Amarillo’s Public Health department is offering an adult immunization clinic Wednesday, June 21 from 2 to 4 p.m. at 7421 W. 34th Ave (former carwash between Coulter and Soncy streets). While supplies last, vaccines available include Pneumococcal (pneumonia), MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella), Tdap (tetanus, diphtheria, and whooping cough), […]

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Demolition and Clearance Assistance

Jun 19, 2017 Comments Off on Demolition and Clearance Assistance by

Amarillo, TX – The City of Amarillo’s Community Development department offers financial assistance for demolition and clearance of substandard structures or accumulations of junk and debris to qualified property owners. Funded through a federal grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and offered through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), this […]

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Georgia Street Rehabilitation Public Meeting Scheduled

Jun 16, 2017 Comments Off on Georgia Street Rehabilitation Public Meeting Scheduled by

Amarillo, TX – The public is invited to attend a meeting Thursday, June 22 at 6 p.m. to learn more about an upcoming project that will rehabilitate Georgia Street between S.W. 46th Avenue and S.W. 58th Avenue. The meeting, hosted by the City of Amarillo’s Capital Projects & Development Engineering (CPDE) department, will take place […]

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