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Fireworks Safety Essentials

Most of us build our traditional Independence Day celebrations around food, family, and friends, not to mention plenty of bright and colorful fireworks. Unfortunately, fireworks can also cause injuries and damage property. Here are 10 essentials to keep in mind. Read the Blog: 10 smart tips to ensure a festive...

Northgate Mobile Pay Parking

Mobile pay parking services are available beginning Friday at the City of College Station’s Northgate public parking lot at 310 Church Avenue. Increased contract rates are also effective Friday for paid on-street, surface lot, and College Main Parking Garage spaces, the first increase since 2013. For details and to view the new rates, go to cstx.gov/parking.
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City Offices Closed for Independence Day

Most City of College Station offices and facilities are closed Monday for Independence Day. Solid waste and recycling collections will operate on the regular schedule. Closed facilities include the Ringer Library, Meyer Senior and Community Center, Lincoln Recreation Center, Lick Creek Nature Center, Southwood Community Center, and Cindy Hallaran Pool. Adamson Lagoon will be open from noon-6 p.m.
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Smart Tips to Save Water, Trim Bills

The spike in local water demand is driven by irrigation. So, before that translates into an astronomical water bill, here are some tips to help you maintain your landscape while using our precious water resources efficiently. Read the Blog: Don’t water from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and other smart tips to...
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Live Blog: June 23 City Council Meeting

Live Blog: Thursday’s city council meeting (June 23) Welcome to our live blog from the College Station City Council's regular meeting on Thursday, June 23. The meeting starts after 5 p.m. and is streamed live on Suddenlink Channel 19 and cstx.gov/cstv19. To join online, go to Zoom or call...
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Live Blog: June 23 City Council Meeting

Live Blog: Thursday’s city council meeting (June 23) Welcome to our live blog from the College Station City Council's regular meeting on Thursday, June 23. The meeting starts after 5 p.m. and is streamed live on Suddenlink Channel 19 and cstx.gov/cstv19. To join online, go to Zoom or call...
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Lick Creek Nature Center Field Trips

Lick Creek Nature Center field trips can get students outside and enhance their learning experiences. The free, instructor-led field trips offer kindergarteners through sixth graders an engaging outdoor learning adventure that builds on classroom topics. Read the Blog: Explore the trails at Lick Creek Park with your students during the...
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Lick Creek Nature Center Field Trips

Lick Creek Nature Center field trips can get students outside and enhance their learning experiences. The free, instructor-led field trips offer kindergarteners through sixth graders an engaging outdoor learning adventure that builds on classroom topics. Read the Blog: Explore the trails at Lick Creek Park with your students during the...
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City Contractor to Restripe Roadways

The City of College Station’s contractor will apply pavement markings along some roadways and intersections starting Tuesday. The work is expected to be finished by July 8. Roadways being restriped include Arrington Road, Decatur Drive, Victoria Avenue, Deacon Drive West, Feather Run, Copperfield Parkway, Southwest Parkway, Emerald Parkway, and Church Avenue.
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City Contractor to Restripe Roadways

The City of College Station’s contractor will apply pavement markings along some roadways and intersections starting Tuesday. The work is expected to be finished by July 8. Roadways being restriped include Arrington Road, Decatur Drive, Victoria Avenue, Deacon Drive West, Feather Run, Copperfield Parkway, Southwest Parkway, Emerald Parkway, and Church Avenue.
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City Offices Closed Monday for Juneteenth

Most City of College Station offices and facilities will be closed Monday for Juneteenth. Solid waste and recycling collections will operate on the regular schedule. Adamson Lagoon will be open from noon-7 p.m. Closed facilities include the Southwood Community Center, Meyer Senior and Community Center, Lick Creek Nature Center, and Lincoln Recreation Center.
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Solid Waste and Recycling Workers Week

Solid Waste and Recycling Workers Week is an ideal time for in-depth exploration of the essential daily services the City of College Station’s collection crews provide to our community. Their work touches every residential customer, apartment complex, and commercial entity each week – more than 41,000 accounts!. Read...
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What is Pickleball?

What exactly is pickleball, and why is it becoming such a popular sport? The City of College Station offers several places to play both indoors and out. Here's a crash course on how to play, courtesy of USA Pickleball. Read the Blog: What is pickleball, why is it so popular,...
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What is Pickleball?

What exactly is pickleball, and why is it becoming such a popular sport? The City of College Station offers several places to play both indoors and out. Here's a crash course on how to play, courtesy of USA Pickleball. Read the Blog: What is pickleball, why is it so popular,...
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10 Ways to Trim Your Electric Bill

With the 100-degree days expected this weekend and beyond, households are using substantially more electricity. Here are 10 ways you can trim your electric costs. We can also help you discover problem areas in your home and find solutions through an energy audit. Read the Blog: 10 proven ways to...
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Live Blog: June 9 City Council Meeting

Live Blog: Thursday’s city council meeting (June 9) Welcome to our live blog from the College Station City Council meeting on Thursday, June 9. The meeting starts after 5 p.m. and is streamed live on Suddenlink Channel 19 and cstx.gov/cstv19. To join online, go to Zoom or call 888-475-4499...
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2022 Juneteenth Celebration Events

Juneteenth commemorates freedom and is celebrated by bringing families and communities together. It’s a time for reflection, rejoicing, and learning about black history, culture, and achievements. We invite you and your family to celebrate at several free events this month. Read the Blog: Celebrate Juneteenth with a weeklong schedule...
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Balancing Act Online Budget Simulator

Balancing Act is an online tool designed to simulate College Station's budgeting decisions. It makes your participation incredibly easy with a computer, smartphone, or tablet and helps identify the services and programs you think are most important in our general fund. Read the Blog: The Balancing Act online tool enables...
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Balancing Act Online Budget Simulator

Balancing Act is an online tool designed to simulate College Station's budgeting decisions. It makes your participation incredibly easy with a computer, smartphone, or tablet and helps identify the services and programs you think are most important in our general fund. Read the Blog: The Balancing Act online tool enables...
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