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Holiday Safety: Be careful when shopping — even online

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 10:45
By Lt. Craig Anderson, CSPD Public Information Officer  When Christmas shopping, you normally find yourself among enormous crowds at retail shops, malls, and grocery stores. These sizable gatherings also provide a perfect cover for those who are a little short on Christmas spirit — thieves. If...

Blog: Cities compete in Salvation Army’s Mayor Ring Off

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 14:45
By Colin Killian, Public Communications ManagerCollege Station Mayor Karl Mooney and Bryan Mayor Andrew Nelson will participate in the Salvation Army’s annual Christmas campaign by ringing bells and collecting donations at local Walmart stores on Saturday from noon-1 p.m. Mooney will be at the...

Dominik-Stallings intersection to be closed for seven weeks

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 16:00
The Dominik Drive-Stallings Drive intersection will be shut down for about seven weeks starting Monday. Crews are replacing a culvert and working on a water line. Detours will be in place, but residents who live directly off Dominik will have access. -30- Share| var...

City offices to be closed Thursday and Friday for Thanksgiving

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 11:00
City of College Station offices and facilities will be closed Thursday and Friday in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Thursday’s sanitation routes will be collected on Friday and Friday’s routes will be picked up on Saturday. Payments due to the municipal court on Thursday or Friday must...

Live Blog: Monday’s city council meetings (Nov. 20)

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 15:15
By Colin Killian, Public Communications Manager  Welcome to our live blog from the College Station City Council’s workshop and regular meetings on Monday, Nov. 20. The meeting is being broadcast live on Suddenlink Channel 19 and online at cstx.gov/cstv19. The workshop will start about 4:30...

Blog: 5 things to watch at Monday’s city council meetings

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 15:00
By Colin Killian, Public Communications Manager The College Station City Council gathers Monday at city hall for its workshop (4:30 p.m.) and regular (6 p.m.) meetings, which can be watched live on Suddenlink channel 19 or online. Please note the new start times.We’ll post a detailed live...

Podcast: Is This A Thing? Dallis family announces Burger Mojo

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:00
By Jay Socol, Public Communications Director In this podcast episode, Economic Development Director Natalie Ruiz talks about a new restaurant concept coming to College Station called Burger Mojo. It's the latest venture for the Dallis family, which is best known for Cafe Eccell and La...

Blog: Our community needs YOU on a citizen committee

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 16:45
By Lacey Lively, Marketing Manager  If you’re a typical, civic-minded resident of College Station, you vote on Election Day, write an occasional letter to the editor, and may even attend a city council meeting or two. You may also wonder how to become more directly involved in local...

Live Blog: Thursday’s city council meetings (Nov. 9)

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 16:15
By Colin Killian, Public Communications Manager  Welcome to our live blog from the College Station City Council’s workshop and regular meetings on Thursday, Nov. 9. The meeting is being broadcast live on Suddenlink Channel 19 and online at cstx.gov/cstv19. The workshop will start about 6...

Blog: 5 things to watch at Thursday’s city council meetings (Nov. 9)

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 16:45
By Colin Killian, Public Communications Manager The College Station City Council gathers Thursday at city hall for its workshop (5 p.m.) and regular (7 p.m.) meetings, which can be watched live on Suddenlink Channels 19 or online. We’ll post a detailed live blog here. Read the Blog: 5...

Live Blog: 2017 city election results

Tue, 11/07/2017 - 14:00
By Colin Killian, Public Communications Manager  Welcome to our live election blog from the Brazos County Administration Building. We'll be posting up-to-the-minute results of the College Station City Council races after the polls close at 7 p.m.  The latest results will also be...

Live Blog: Thursday’s city council meetings (Oct. 26)

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 15:30
By Colin Killian, Public Communications Manager  Welcome to our live blog from the College Station City Council’s workshop and regular meetings on Thursday, Oct. 26. The meeting is being broadcast live on Suddenlink Channels 19 and 119 (HD) and online at cstx.gov/cstv19. The workshop will...

Blog: 6 fresh reasons to enjoy Werewolf Creek on Halloween

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 15:15
By Hallie Kutch, Parks & Recreation Marketing Staff Assistant The spell has been cast. With ghosts, witches, and creatures of fright roaming the night, Halloween will once again be a spectacular blast at Wolf Pen Creek Park. Join us for the City of College Station’s Trick or Treat at...

Blog: Warrant amnesty can help you save money, avoid jail

Fri, 10/13/2017 - 15:30
By Ed Spillane, Municipal Court JudgeSince the City of College Station began our warrant amnesty/warrant roundup program in 2007, we’ve cleared almost 6,000 warrants valued at close to $2 million. The fall warrant amnesty period for the City of College Station and Brazos County starts Monday and...

Live Blog: Thursday’s city council meetings (Oct. 12)

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 15:45
By Colin Killian, Public Communications Manager  Welcome to our live blog from the College Station City Council’s workshop and regular meetings on Thursday, Oct. 12. The meeting is being broadcast live on Suddenlink Channels 19 and 119 (HD) and online at cstx.gov/cstv19. The workshop will...

Blog: 5 things to watch at Thursday’s city council meetings (Oct. 12)

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 14:15
By Colin Killian, Public Communications Manager The College Station City Council gathers Thursday at city hall for its workshop (6 p.m.) and regular (7 p.m.) meetings. The meetings can be watched live on Suddenlink Channels 19 and 119 (HD), or online. We’ll post a detailed live blog...

Blog: Lick Creek Nature Center to be unveiled Saturday

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 15:15
By Hallie Kutch, Marketing Staff Assistant  Many people consider the 515-acre Lick Creek Park to be the crown jewel of College Station’s park system. On Saturday, that precious jewel takes on an even shinier gleam with the grand opening of the long-awaited Lick Creek Nature Center. From 9...

Blog: 4 ways to fight illegal dumping and keep our city clean

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 13:30
By Debbie Stickles, Engineering Programs Specialist You’ve seen the eyesores.  The piles of garbage, tires, paint cans, and appliances that someone carelessly dumped by the side of the road or in an open field. The practice isn’t legal, but it happens far too often, despite the threat of...

CSFD, Domino’s promote safety during Fire Prevention Week

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 13:15
The College Station Fire Department is teaming with the National Fire Protection Association and Domino’s in College Station to promote fire safety during Fire Prevention Week, which starts Sunday and runs through Saturday, Oct. 14.  From 5-8 p.m. on Oct. 9-11, anyone who orders a Domino’s...

Blog: Public Power Week celebrates value to community

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 14:00
By Pat McIntyre, CSU Energy Coordinator The City of College Station is recognizing the dedicated professionals of College Station Utilities and Utility Customer Service during Public Power Week, which runs through Saturday. The 31st anniversary of Public Power Week is a nationwide...