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HOPE Program Set to Begin

Apr 18, 2017 Comments Off on HOPE Program Set to Begin by

Amarillo, TX – The City of Amarillo’s Homeless Outreach Providing Encouragement (HOPE) program is set to begin May 1, 2017. HOPE seeks to create an innovative, proactive approach to connect Amarillo’s homeless population to the community’s support services as part of the City’s on-going commitment to move this population from crisis to stability and beyond. […]

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Mesa Verde School Park Play Area Opens with Ribbon Cutting

Apr 17, 2017 Comments Off on Mesa Verde School Park Play Area Opens with Ribbon Cutting by

Amarillo, TX – The City of Amarillo’s Parks & Recreation and Community Development departments are pleased to announce a ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating the completion of a new play area in Mesa Verde School Park. The event will be Friday, April 21 at Mesa Verde School Park, 4011 Beaver Dr. beginning at 2:30 p.m. Amarillo […]

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Drainage Improvements Scheduled for Western Crossing

Apr 17, 2017 Comments Off on Drainage Improvements Scheduled for Western Crossing by

Amarillo, TX – Beginning Tuesday, April 18, one northbound lane and two southbound lanes will be closed along Western Street at Erik Avenue for a City of Amarillo funded drainage utility improvement project. Drivers traveling south along Western Street will be detoured to the center lane. The two northbound lanes will remain open throughout the […]

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AAM&W Waiving Reclaim Fees

Apr 17, 2017 Comments Off on AAM&W Waiving Reclaim Fees by

Amarillo, TX – The animal population at the City of Amarillo’s shelter has reached full capacity and is at a critical level, placing many animals at risk of euthanasia. To facilitate the return of these pets to their families, Amarillo Animal Management & Welfare (AAM&W) is waiving all reclaim fees, and those fees related to […]

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Public Health Goes Mobile with Immunizations

Apr 17, 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 Thursday, April 20 from 2 to 4 p.m. at 4631 S. Western (former Toot’n Totum at the corner of Western Street and Republic Avenue). While supplies last, vaccines available include Pneumococcal (pneumonia), MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella), Tdap (tetanus, […]

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