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City offices and facilities to be closed for Good Friday
03/25/2024
City of College Station offices and facilities will be closed Friday in observance of the Good Friday holiday. Solid waste and recycling collections will operate on the usual schedule.
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The Easter Egg-stravaganza on Thursday features games and Easter Bunny photos
03/25/2024
Easter is almost here, and you can hop into the spirit of the holiday at the Lincoln Recreation Center’s annual Easter Egg-stravaganza from 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Thursday. The free, family-friendly event is packed with fun, holiday-themed games and activities, capped with a photo with the one and only Easter Bunny.
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What’s Up? Video: Getting your irrigation system ready for the spring and summer
03/22/2024
In this episode of “What’s Up, College Station?” Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell and Water Resource Coordinator Jennifer Nations talk about water conservation and preparing your landscape irrigation system for spring and summer.
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Celebrate the spring monarch migration on Saturday at the Gary Halter Nature Center
03/20/2024
In celebration of the return of the monarch butterflies, the Parks and Recreation Department hosts its annual Monarch March event on Saturday from 9 a.m.-noon at the Gary Halter Nature Center. The free, family-friendly, come-and-go event features educational booths, games, and handy tips for creating a home waystation or butterfly garden.
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What’s Up? Video: How the Meeting Planners Showcase can make your next event flourish
03/15/2024
In this episode of “What’s Up, College Station?” Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell and Visit College Station Sales Manager Jo Beth Wolfe talk about the annual Meeting Planners Showcase and how it can help make your next event or meeting successful.
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What’s Up? Video: The Housing Action Plan and what it means for our community
03/08/2024
In this episode of “What’s Up, College Station?” Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell and Community Development Analyst David Brower discuss the ongoing development of the city’s Housing Action Plan and what it means to the community.
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Funeral service for former Mayor Ben White set for 10 a.m. on Friday at Christ Church
03/05/2024
The funeral service for former College Station Mayor Ben White is set for 10 a.m. on Friday at Christ Church. White passed away on Sunday at 87.
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The arrival of warmer, sunnier days means our super cool splash pads are open!
03/01/2024
Slip on your swimsuits and slather on the sunscreen — the City of College Station’s splash pads in Central and Tarrow Parks are open for the season!
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Classic Movies in the Park series returns to the Wolf Pen Creek Amphitheater starting March 15
02/29/2024
Bring your blankets, chairs, and picnic baskets to the Wolf Pen Creek Amphitheater and enjoy classic, family-friendly films on our 32-foot inflatable, high-definition screen. The first screening is on March 15, followed by movies on April 19 and May 3. Admission is free!
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Treat your taste buds at Food Court Wednesdays this spring at the Wolf Pen Festival Site
02/26/2024
This spring, treat yourself to a delicious meal from local food trucks at Food Truck Wednesday from 6-9 p.m. on select Wednesdays at the American Pavilion at Veterans Park and Athletic Complex. It all starts this Wednesday!
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What’s Up? Video: Heiden talks about what the Rec Center Feasibility Study is all about
02/23/2024
In this episode of “What’s Up, College Station?” Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell and Director of Parks and Recreation Kelsey Heiden discuss the ongoing Recreation Center Feasibility Study and what it means for the community.
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Live Blog: Thursday's city council meeting (Feb. 22)
02/22/2024
Welcome to our live blog from the College Station City Council meeting on Thursday, Feb. 22. The meeting starts after 6 p.m. and is streamed live on Optimum Channel 19 and cstx.gov/cstv19.
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Community Development's Eric Barton named city's 2023 Employee of the Year
02/22/2024
Community Development Analyst Eric Barton was named the City of College Station's 2023 Employee of the Year in a ceremony before Thursday's city council meeting. The City Manager's Office also presented city impact and leadership awards.
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5 things to watch at Thursday’s city council meeting
02/21/2024
The College Station City Council meets at City Hall on Thursday after 6 p.m. The meeting is streamed live on Optimum Channel 19 and at cstx.gov/cstv19.
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Update on Rock Prairie Road Water Leak near Bachmann Park
02/18/2024
A major water leak Sunday morning on Rock Prairie Road near Bachmann Park led to multiple reports of low water pressure and discolored water. The College Station Police and Fire Departments closed down the road to ensure the safety of motorists and allow Water Services to begin investigating.
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You can discover out-of-this-world enchantment at the Nature Center’s Star Party
02/16/2024
Everyone knows the nighttime stars are big and bright in Texas. But what are you looking at? Discover the answer at the fourth annual Nature Center’s Star Party on Friday, March 1, from 7-10 p.m. at the Gary Halter Nature Center. The free, come-and-go event is open to all ages, and registration isn’t required.
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What’s Up? Video: Tree planting, Star Party headline upcoming events at Lick Creek Park
02/16/2024
In this episode of “What’s Up, College Station?” Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell and Recreation Supervisor Laurie Brown discuss tree planting and other upcoming events at Lick Creek Park and the Gary Halter Nature Center.
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What’s Up? Video: “Who We Are: We Are Black History” event set for Feb. 23 at the LRC
02/15/2024
In this episode of “What’s Up, College Station?” Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell and Lincoln Recreation Assistant Supervisor Markeesha Watson discuss the “Who We Are: We Are Black History” event on Feb. 23.
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Your input is vital to creating an effective plan to address our affordable housing challenges
02/15/2024
The City of College Station is creating a strategic Housing Action Plan to help generate more housing options and opportunities. Citizen engagement and feedback, including a trio of surveys, will play an integral role in shaping the plan.
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REACH's prosperous For the Culture Market made a lasting and positive impact
02/09/2024
Last Saturday, the REACH Project and our community made the second annual For the Culture Market a memorable event that will have a lasting and positive impact. As REACH advocates, the City of College Station is thrilled to share event highlights and extend our heartfelt thanks to everyone who made it possible.
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Live Blog: Thursday’s city council meeting (Feb. 8)
02/08/2024
Welcome to our live blog from the College Station City Council meeting on Thursday, Feb 8. The meeting starts after 6 p.m. and is streamed live on Optimum Channel 19 and cstx.gov/cstv19.
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City seeks community feedback for feasibility study about a potential recreation center
02/08/2024
The city's Recreation Center Feasibility Study will help determine what could and should happen based on residents' preferences. Your valuable contribution is indispensable in shaping the decision-making process and our community's recreational landscape.
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5 things to watch at Thursday’s city council meeting
02/07/2024
The College Station City Council meets at City Hall on Thursday after 6 p.m. The meeting is streamed live on Optimum Channel 19 and at cstx.gov/cstv19.
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February's Exploring History event features A&M legends R.C. Slocum and Mark Johnson
02/06/2024
Explore the rich history of Texas A&M sports with Hall of Fame Aggie coaches R.C. Slocum and Mark Johnson at the Exploring History Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 21, at the Larry J. Ringer Library. The event also features other special guests, including longtime sports administrators John Thornton and Alan Cannon.
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What’s Up? Video: Burn Awareness Week and how to prevent and treat burns
02/02/2024
In this episode of “What’s Up, College Station?” Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell and Harlei Struck, the College Station Fire Department’s community risk reduction specialist, discuss how to prevent and treat burns as part of Burn Awareness Week.
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Ostrowski named City of College Station’s chief development officer
01/30/2024
Michael Ostrowski has been named the City of College Station’s chief development officer. He begins his new role in mid-February.
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Live Blog: Thursday’s city council meeting (Jan. 25)
01/25/2024
Welcome to our live blog from the College Station City Council meeting on Thursday, Jan. 25. The meeting starts after 6 p.m. and is streamed live on Optimum Channel 19 and cstx.gov/cstv19.
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Utility Customer Service closed while obsolete computer billing system is upgraded
01/25/2024
Beginning Friday at noon, UCS will stop processing bills and accepting payments while the computer billing system is upgraded. Once all the data has been moved and the vendor integrations are active, we hope to have UCS back in business by mid-next week.
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5 things to watch at Thursday's city council meeting
01/24/2024
The College Station City Council meets at city hall after 6 p.m. on Thursday. The meeting is streamed live on Optimum Channel 19 and at cstx.gov/cstv19. Here are five items to watch.
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Celebrate African American History Month throughout February at the LRC
01/23/2024
As The Lincoln Recreation Center embraces "forever forward" and our proud history, we invite you to celebratory events scheduled throughout February as we observe African American History Month.
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What’s Up? Video: How CSU customers can stay cozy while keeping their bills in check
01/19/2024
In this episode of “What’s Up, College Station?” Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell and Energy Coordinator Patrick McIntyre discuss how CSU customers can keep their homes comfortable and their electric bills in check.
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Ribbon-cutting for Lick Creek Park bird viewing blinds set for Tuesday north of Nature Center
01/19/2024
The ribbon-cutting for the two new bird viewing blinds at Lick Creek Park is Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. at the blind north of the Lick Creek Nature Center. College Station is regarded as one of the best bird-watching locations in the region, and enthusiasts have spotted more than 225 species at Lick Creek, the area's premier nature preserve.
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TUESDAY UPDATE: Solid waste and recycling collections resume
01/16/2024
Resuming collections today on a shifted schedule by one day, i.e. we will be collecting Monday's routes today, Tuesday's routes tomorrow, and so on.
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City offices and facilities closed on Tuesday due to weather conditions
01/15/2024
City of College Station offices and facilities will be closed on Tuesday and scheduled programs and activities will be postponed due to weather conditions.
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Monday's solid waste and recycling collections suspended
01/15/2024
Solid waste and recycling collections scheduled for Monday have been suspended due to roadway conditions. The status of Tuesday's routes will be evaluated early tomorrow.
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Take the appropriate steps now to protect your pipes before the freezing weather arrives
01/15/2024
With temperatures expected to plummet early next week, now is the time to take action to protect your home and family.
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City offices and facilities closed Monday for MLK Day
01/15/2024
City of College Station offices and facilities will be closed Monday in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Solid waste and recycling collections will operate on the normal schedules.
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What’s Up? Video: The Southwood Community Center features fun spring activities
01/12/2024
In this episode of “What’s Up, College Station?” Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell and Parks & Recreation Activities Assistant Patrick Lewis discuss the enjoyable programs and activities scheduled at the Southwood Community Center this spring.
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Live Blog: Thursday’s city council meeting (Jan. 11)
01/11/2024
Welcome to our live blog from the College Station City Council meeting on Thursday, Jan. 11. The meeting starts after 6 p.m. and is streamed live on Optimum Channel 19 and cstx.gov/cstv19.
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4 things to watch at Thursday’s city council meeting
01/10/2024
The College Station City Council meets after 6 p.m. on Thursday at city hall. The meeting is streamed live on Optimum Channel 19 and at cstx.gov/cstv19. Here are four items to watch.
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The Year in Photos: 2023
12/29/2023
As we close 2023, we offer a look back at the Public Communication Office’s best photography work this year. Special thanks to our tireless multimedia coordinators, Lucero Valenzuela and Brody McKinnon, for their dedicated work documenting city events and activities.
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New rail crossing at Deacon scheduled to open on Jan. 9
12/29/2023
The City of College Station and Union Pacific Railroad are scheduled to open the new rail crossing at Deacon Drive along Welborn Road after the traffic signal is activated on Tuesday, Jan. 9. The Cain Road rail crossing will permanently close.
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A season of joy: Reflecting on College Station’s festive and memorable holiday celebrations
12/27/2023
College Station's holiday season has been nothing short of magical, with an array of festive events bringing the community together. It was indeed a holly, jolly Christmas in the Heart of Aggieland.
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What’s Up? Video: LRC’s Johnson previews the MLK celebration events scheduled in January
12/22/2023
In this episode of “What’s Up, College Station?” Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell and Lincoln Recreation Center Supervisor Cheletia Johnson discuss the many events scheduled in January to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday.
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The new year offers a superb lineup of appealing park programs and sports leagues
12/21/2023
The upcoming year offers a superb lineup of fresh, engaging programs and events for all ages and abilities. Whether you are looking for a new hobby or want to find ways to be active, we have something for everyone. Registration is underway, and we have no residency requirements. Here's a look at the Parks and Recreation lineup through April 30.
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CSPD's sensible tips can help you stay safe and avoid being a crime victim this holiday season
12/18/2023
The holidays are a season of joy and love for many, but it's also a time for criminals to take advantage of unwary citizens. Keep your family and property safe by taking common-sense precautions and reporting suspicious activities to the police.
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What’s Up? Video: CSPD talks about holiday safety and how to protect your property
12/15/2023
In this episode of “What’s Up, College Station?” Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell and CSPD Public Information Officer David Simmons discuss holiday safety and how to protect your property effectively.
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Short-term registration portal helps you rent your home for local events the right way
12/15/2023
College Station is recognized as one of the most fan-friendly cities in the Southeastern Conference, attracting visitors from all over. So, if you rent your home or other property for Texas A&M events, you want to do it the right way. The City of College Station can help with its new and improved registration portal for the short-term rental registration program.
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College Station City Council gives direction on the Northeast Sewer Trunkline Project
12/11/2023
Following a 1 ½-hour executive session after its regular meeting Monday night, the College Station City Council announced direction regarding the route of Phase 4 of the Northeast Sewer Trunkline Project.
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Live Blog: Monday’s city council meeting (Dec. 11)
12/11/2023
Welcome to our live blog from the College Station City Council meeting on Monday, Dec. 11. The meeting starts after 6 p.m. and is streamed live on Optimum Channel 19 and cstx.gov/cstv19.
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5 things to watch at Monday’s city council meeting
12/08/2023
The College Station City Council meets after 6 p.m. on Monday at city hall. The meeting is streamed live on Optimum Channel 19 and at cstx.gov/cstv19. Here are five items to watch.
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What’s Up? Video: CSU’s new customer service portal will make online payments easier
12/08/2023
In this episode of “What’s Up, College Station?” Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell and Utilities Services Manager Jennifer Smith discuss the new customer service portal and how it will enhance the user’s online experience and make bill-paying easier.
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Our first Christmas Parade highlighted the creativity and dedication of city employees
12/07/2023
In a stunning demonstration of unity and creativity, College Station's inaugural Christmas parade shone bright last weekend, thanks partly to the delightful participation of several City of College Station departments and the support of many others who ensured the first-time event was a stunning and almost flawless success.
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Clean stormwater runoff from construction sites is essential to protect our environment
12/07/2023
Ensuring that construction sites are safe for people and our waterways is essential as College Station grows. Construction activities can introduce pollutants into nearby streams through our Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System.
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How CSU is making your online billing experience smoother and more accessible
12/05/2023
College Station Utilities' upgraded software and new customer portal will soon elevate your online utility management experience. Be on the lookout for more information about the launch date.
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Project to widen Rock Prairie Road East to four lanes begins on Monday
12/01/2023
The Rock Prairie Road East Widening Project from State Highway 6 to Town Lake Drive is scheduled to begin on Monday. The project will transform the two-lane asphalt roadway into a four-lane concrete road with a median and is expected to be completed by the summer of 2025.
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What’s Up? Video: Breaking down the details of the first College Station Christmas Parade
12/01/2023
In this episode of “What’s Up, College Station?” Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell and University and Community Relations Manager Barbara Moore discuss the details of the inaugural College Station Christmas Parade on Saturday, Dec. 2.
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Our first Christmas parade highlights a whirlwind of jolly holiday activities this weekend
11/29/2023
This weekend, the holiday spirit sweeps through College Station with a whirlwind of joyful events, including our community's inaugural Christmas Parade. But the weekend is not just about holiday revelry – it's an opportunity to foster community spirit, make unforgettable memories, and spread joy by making a difference in the lives of others.
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Help Mayor Nichols end Bryan’s reign in Saturday's annual Mayor Ring-Off
11/29/2023
The Salvation Army's annual Mayor Ring-Off has become a holiday tradition in our community. On Saturday from noon-1 p.m., College Station Mayor John Nichols will man the iconic red kettle at the College Station Walmart. You can also donate online.
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Survey: Lincoln Recreation Center Restroom Location
11/28/2023
As part of the 2022 bond election, College Station voters approved Lincoln Recreation Center area improvements, including a restroom. If you use the LTRC’s outdoor amenities (basketball court, splash pad, etc.), please take this quick survey about your preferred restroom location.
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CSPD achieves reaccreditation in law enforcement, public safety communications
11/20/2023
The College Station Police Department recently received reaccreditation awards in law enforcement and public safety communications. CSPD strives to serve our community with excellence by following established best practices and through constant communication with our community.
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Live Blog: Monday's city council meeting (Nov. 20)
11/20/2023
Welcome to our live blog from the College Station City Council meeting on Monday, Nov. 20. The meeting starts after 6 p.m. and is streamed live on Optimum Channel 19 and cstx.gov/cstv19.
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City offices closed Thursday and Friday for Thanksgiving
11/20/2023
City of College Station offices and facilities are closed Thursday and Friday in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Thursday’s solid waste and recycling routes will be collected on Friday, and Friday’s routes will be picked up on Saturday.
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What’s Up? Video: Luis Perez talks about the upcoming Christmas in the Park festivities
11/20/2023
In this episode of “What’s Up, College Station?” Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell and Recreation Supervisor Luis Perez discuss Lights on at Christmas in the Park on Thanksgiving Day and the Christmas in the Park event weekend on Dec. 1-2.
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Big Event signups set for Monday, Nov. 27 at city hall
11/20/2023
Representatives from Texas A&M's Big Event will accept job requests from noon-4 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 29, at city hall.
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5 things to watch at Monday’s city council meeting
11/17/2023
The College Station City Council meets at city hall after 6 p.m. on Monday. The meeting is streamed live on Optimum Channel 19 and at cstx.gov/cstv19. Here are five items to watch.
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CSFD’s efficient EMS operations provide better response times and make our community safer
11/17/2023
Thanks to our city leaders' steadfast support and vision, the College Station Fire Department's Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Division provides quicker and more effective response times when our residents need us most. The significant changes are a direct result of proactive investment in public safety by the College Station City Council and city management.
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Decades later, Brison Park’s bonfire memorial continues to pay tribute to the fallen Aggies
11/17/2023
Saturday marks the 24th anniversary of the bonfire tragedy at Texas A&M. Everyone knows about the magnificent Bonfire Memorial on campus, but did you know another set of memorials is located in College Station's beautiful Brison Park?
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Youth basketball registration is underway through Dec. 1 – and we need coaches, too!
11/15/2023
Whether a youngster is taking their first dribble or already sinking three-pointers, the Parks and Recreation Department’s Winter Youth Basketball League is perfect for new or experienced players from six to 13 years old. Registration ends Dec. 1.
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What’s Up? Video: Jingle Bell Fun Run and youth winter basketball around the corner
11/14/2023
In this episode of “What’s Up, College Station?” Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell and Parks and Recreation Athletics Coordinator Casey Prescott discuss the Dec. 2 Jingle Bell Fun Run and the approaching winter youth basketball season.
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Revel in the bright lights of Christmas in the Park event weekend Dec. 1-2
11/14/2023
In College Station, one of the highlights of the holiday season is always Christmas in the Park event weekend. With the addition of the first College Station Christmas Parade, this year’s event promises to be better than ever. The two nights of fun and activities are Dec. 1-2 at Stephen C. Beachy Central Park.
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Non-hazardous chemical leak from train posed no threat to BCS community
11/10/2023
A non-hazardous chemical leak from a northbound Union Pacific train passing through College Station on Friday posed no threat to the community, College Station Emergency Management Coordinator Tradd Mills said.
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Open forum about Hazard Mitigation Plan Set for Monday at Brazos Center
11/10/2023
The public is invited to participate in an open forum meeting about revising Brazos County’s Hazard Mitigation Action Plan on Monday from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Brazos Center at 3232 Briarcrest Drive in Bryan.
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What’s Up? Video: Christmas in College Station campaign features busy event schedule
11/10/2023
In this episode of “What’s Up, College Station?” Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell and Visit College Station Events Coordinator Casey Barone discuss the city’s annual Christmas in College Station campaign and the full schedule of festive activities.
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Live Blog: Thursday’s College Station City Council meeting (Nov. 9)
11/09/2023
Welcome to our live blog from the College Station City Council meeting on Thursday, Nov. 9. The meeting starts after 6 p.m. and is streamed live on Optimum Channel 19 and cstx.gov/cstv19.
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Welcome the Bulldogs at the season’s final SEC Hometown Tailgate at 1207 Texas
11/09/2023
Visit College Station invites residents, Aggies, and visitors to the season's final SEC Hometown Tailgate from 3:30-5:30 p.m. on Saturday at the College Station Visitors Center. The free event features food from Willie's Grill & Icehouse, beverages, live music, and games!
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5 things to watch at Thursday’s city council meeting
11/08/2023
The College Station City Council meets at city hall after 6 p.m. on Thursday. The meeting is streamed live on Optimum Channel 19 and at cstx.gov/cstv19. Here are five items to watch.
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Enjoy the enchanting lights of Christmas in the Park beginning on Thanksgiving Day
11/08/2023
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Stephen C. Beachy Central Park! College Station’s captivating Christmas in the Park collection of one million lights will burn from 6-11 p.m. each night from Thanksgiving through New Year’s Day.
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Celebrate Christmas in College Station with events throughout the Heart of Aggieland
11/07/2023
The holiday season is fast approaching, and College Station is set to transform into a winter wonderland filled with dazzling lights, festive events, and the unmistakable spirit of Christmas. Unwrap the season's magic with this captivating line-up of Christmas activities and events in College Station.
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After three decades, the Jingle Bell Fun Run gets a new twist with post-parade start
11/01/2023
This year's 33rd Jingle Bell Fun Run has a new twist by starting after the College Station Christmas Parade on Saturday, Dec. 2. The one-mile race isn't timed and is intended to be an entertaining, light-hearted way to kick off the popular Christmas in the Park event at Stephen C. Beachy Central Park.
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Fall warrant amnesty period ends on Friday; roundup starts on Saturday
11/01/2023
The City of College Station and Brazos County fall warrant amnesty period ends on Friday, and the warrant roundup begins on Saturday. During the amnesty period, people with outstanding warrants will have their warrant fee per case waived if they come to court. During the warrant roundup through Nov. 12, law enforcement will arrest those with Class C warrants.
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College Station takes its place among Texas music hubs with music-friendly city designation
10/30/2023
On Thursday, College Station takes its place alongside other Texas music hubs with an official Texas Music Friendly City designation. Representatives from the Governor’s Texas Music Office will present the certification to Visit College Station at 6:30 p.m. at The Tap. The free celebration features entertaining performances from some talented area standouts.
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City’s “ax-cess” cable channel mutates into “Fright-Teen” for Halloween on 19
10/27/2023
From Saturday through Tuesday, two dozen classic and vintage horror films from 1922 to 1964 will be featured on the city’s cable channel 19 (119 HD. For a complete broadcast schedule, go to cstx.gov/boo.
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Interactive map identifies locations with different occupancy restrictions
10/27/2023
The city’s new Occupancy Difference Map helps users understand where the various occupancy restrictions exist. For properties with approved Shared Housing use, users can click on the map point to find out when it was approved, the authorized number of bedrooms, and the minimum required parking spaces.
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What’s Up? Video: How to get involved with city committees, boards and commissions
10/27/2023
In this episode of “What’s Up, College Station?” Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell and Deputy City Secretary Ian Whittenton discuss how residents can become actively involved with city committees, boards, and commissions.
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Live Blog: Thursday’s city council meeting (Oct. 26)
10/26/2023
Welcome to our live blog from the College Station City Council meeting on Thursday, Oct. 26. The meeting starts after 6 p.m. and is streamed live on Optimum Channel 19 and cstx.gov/cstv19.
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Welcome the Gamecocks and celebrate Aggie game day with the SEC Tailgate at 1207 Texas
10/26/2023
The Aggies have an early 11 a.m. on Saturday, and you know what that means – free breakfast tacos at Visit College Station's SEC Hometown Tailgate party! We invite everyone to welcome the South Carolina Gamecocks to town from 8-10 a.m. at the College Station Visitors Center at 1207 Texas Ave.
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5 things to watch at Thursday’s city council meeting
10/25/2023
The College Station City Council meets at city hall after 6 p.m. on Thursday. The meeting is streamed live on Optimum Channel 19 and at cstx.gov/cstv19. Here are five things to watch.
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City seeks feedback on future baseball field needs at Wednesday public meeting
10/24/2023
The city will conduct a public meeting about building more baseball fields on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. at city hall to gather input about whether the community needs additional ballfields and for what age ranges.
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City's affordable housing needs guide the process of developing an effective Housing Action Plan
10/23/2023
Rising rents and home prices have made affording a home difficult for many. The City of College Station is developing a Housing Action Plan to help the city identify ways to implement the Comprehensive Plan's housing goals to create more affordable housing.
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Amnesty period provides a simple path to pay outstanding warrants and avoid jail time
10/19/2023
Since the City of College Station began our warrant amnesty/warrant roundup program in 2007, we’ve cleared over 7,000 warrants valued at over $2 million. The fall warrant amnesty period for the City of College Station and Brazos County is underway through Nov. 3.
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Peek behind the curtain at the Lick Creek sewer plant after Friday’s ribbon-cutting
10/18/2023
On Friday, The City of College Station invites you to learn how wastewater is transformed into clean water when we dedicate the $39 million expansion of Lick Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant at 11 a.m. After the ribbon cutting, we’ll take interested residents on a tour of the largest capital project in our city’s history.
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This week’s Rev Up The Arts Mural Festival turns our community into a canvas
10/16/2023
The Arts Council of Brazos Valley's Rev up the Arts Aggieland Mural Festival – presented by the City of College Station – is happening through Saturday at locations across town. Brace yourself for an awe-inspiring week of fresh energy and inspiration that turns College Station into a vibrant canvas filled with color and expression.
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Dispose of your household hazardous waste at Saturday’s fall collection event
10/16/2023
Area residents are invited to participate in the fall Household Hazardous Waste and Computer Collection Event on Saturday from 7 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the Texas A&M University General Services Building. The entrance to the facility is on Harvey Road, next to Veterans Park and Athletic Complex.
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What’s Up? Video: City’s 85th birthday celebration on Oct. 18 features history wall unveiling
10/16/2023
In this episode of “What’s Up, College Station?” Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell and Assistant to the City Manager Ross Brady discuss the city’s 85th anniversary celebration on Oct. 18. The event’s highlight will be the official unveiling of a detailed history wall on the second floor of College Station City Hall.
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What’s Up? Video: Warrant amnesty provides path to pay warrants and avoid jail
10/13/2023
In this episode of “What’s Up, College Station?” Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell and Municipal Court Judge Ed Spillane discuss the fall warrant amnesty period that begins on Monday, Oct. 16 and runs through Nov. 3. Those with outstanding warrants can avoid paying a $50 warrant fee if they pay the fine in full.
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Live Blog: Thursday’s city council meeting (Oct. 12)
10/12/2023
Welcome to our live blog from the College Station City Council meeting on Thursday, Oct. 12. The meeting starts after 6 p.m. and is streamed live on Optimum Channel 19 and cstx.gov/cstv19.
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5 things to watch at Thursday’s city council meeting
10/11/2023
The College Station City Council meets after 6 p.m. on Thursday at city hall. The meeting is streamed live on Optimum Channel 19 and at cstx.gov/cstv19. Here are five items to watch.
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