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Tyler, Texas

City of Tyler employees recognized for years of service

On Wednesday, Aug. 25, Tyler City Council recognized three employees for their years of service and commitment to the City of Tyler. At this important milestone, City Council and staff expressed their sincere appreciation for the employees’ dedication and for the special contribution they make to the organization. Together, these three employees represent 60 years of service with the City of Tyler.
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City of Tyler employees recognized for years of service

On Wednesday, Aug. 25, Tyler City Council recognized three employees for their years of service and commitment to the City of Tyler. At this important milestone, City Council and staff expressed their sincere appreciation for the employees’ dedication and for the special contribution they make to the organization. Together, these three employees represent 60 years of service with the City of Tyler.
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Keep Tyler Beautiful receives Gold Star Affiliate award

At the City Council meeting on Aug. 25, Keep Tyler Beautiful presented their Gold Star Affiliate award and highlighted many of the programs and projects they have implemented over the last year. This award, given by Keep Texas Beautiful (KTB), has recognized Tyler for 15 consecutive years. Keep Tyler Beautiful...
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Keep Tyler Beautiful receives Gold Star Affiliate award

At the City Council meeting on Aug. 25, Keep Tyler Beautiful presented their Gold Star Affiliate award and highlighted many of the programs and projects they have implemented over the last year. This award, given by Keep Texas Beautiful (KTB), has recognized Tyler for 15 consecutive years. Keep Tyler Beautiful...
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Harvey Convention Center commemorative bricks for sale

Commemorative bricks from Harvey Convention Center are now available for purchase at the Rose Garden Center, 420 Rose Park Dr. Each brick is $50 and can be paid with check or money order. “Leading up to the demolition ceremony, we had multiple inquiries from residents and visitors who used the...
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Harvey Convention Center commemorative bricks for sale

Commemorative bricks from Harvey Convention Center are now available for purchase at the Rose Garden Center, 420 Rose Park Dr. Each brick is $50 and can be paid with check or money order. “Leading up to the demolition ceremony, we had multiple inquiries from residents and visitors who used the...
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Tyler Public Library September Programs

Kids K-8: Challenge yourselves to create expressive, interesting houses! Paper house craft kits will be available to make at the library or take home and return to the library beginning Sept. 6. Kits are available as supplies last, and paper houses will be put on display at the library throughout the month.
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City moving forward with two drainage improvement projects

The City Council voted Aug. 11 to authorize the City Manager to execute construction contracts with Reynolds & Kay Ltd. for two drainage improvement projects. The $3,356,265.70 Cloverdale Drainage Improvement project contract will repair a failing storm drain system by improving undersized and dilapidated culverts to alleviate flooding of streets and homes caused by an undersized channel.
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Tyler Fire Department names Firefighter of the Year

Captain Tracy Cheatham was named Firefighter of the Year at the 2020-'21 Tyler Fire Department Awards Banquet on Saturday, Aug. 7. The 29th annual awards banquet was held at the University of Texas at Tyler Ornelas Activity Center. During the ceremony, firefighters, along with retired firefighters and civilians were honored...
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Traffic delays expected as sealcoat, asphalt overlay work continues

What: Missouri Petroleum will be doing pavement sealing through Aug. 13 in the neighborhood near Southside Park including South Donnybrook Avenue, Atlanta Avenue, Knoxville Drive, Vicksburg Drive, Savannah Drive and Mobile Drive. Drivers can expect major traffic delays, lane and road closures and delays at intersections. Signs and flaggers will...
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Brick street repairs to last through Oct. 22

Crown Construction will be working to repair utility cuts in the brick streets through Oct. 22. Motorists can expect to see minor traffic delays and lane closures. Workers will notify residents as they move from site to site. Residents and business owners should talk to workers if they need to pass by or get into or out of driveways.
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Hollytree Drive construction to begin Aug. 9

What: Major road construction on Hollytree Drive from Rice Road to Wimbledon Drive beginning Monday, Aug. 9 through Saturday, Sept. 11. Southbound traffic on Hollytree will be closed first, while the northbound lane remains open. At the beginning of the project, there will be no access to Hollytree Drive from...
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Hollytree Drive construction to begin Aug. 9

What: Major road construction on Hollytree Drive from Rice Road to Wimbledon Drive beginning Monday, Aug. 9 through Saturday, Sept. 11. Southbound traffic on Hollytree will be closed first, while the northbound lane remains open. At the beginning of the project, there will be no access to Hollytree Drive from...
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Sponsors needed for Paint the Shelter event

The Tyler Animal Shelter is undergoing a beautification project to add murals inside the facility and is searching for sponsors and donors. Five local artists were selected to paint different areas throughout, including inside the animal meeting rooms in hopes of supporting adoptions. There will be a come-and-go event on...
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August programs at the Tyler Public Library

Children and families can join Library staff for outdoor storytimes and activities in the parks on the following dates and times:. Aug. 4 at 10:30 a.m.: Noble E. Young Park, located at 3125 Seaton St. Aug. 6 at 9 a.m.: Emmett J. Scott Park, located at 1710 Confederate Ave. Storytimes...
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