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Posted on: July 26, 2017

Farmers’ Market hosts 8th Annual Best Salsa in the Ark-La-Tex Contest

The Texarkana, Texas Farmers’ Market will host its annual Best Salsa in the Ark-La-Tex Contest Saturday July 29th, from 7:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at the Texarkana, Texas Farmers’ Market, 305 Texas Boulevard, Texarkana, Texas.

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Posted on: July 25, 2017

City Council seeks to fill vacancy in Ward 4

Texarkana Texas City Council will accept letters of intent and applications from residents interested in serving as Ward 4 Council member. Dr. Brian Matthews’ has served as Ward 4 Councilmember for the past five years, but the seat was vacated w...

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Posted on: July 12, 2017

City Receives Second Report on Hotel Grim from Council of Development Finance Agencies

The City of Texarkana, Texas has received a second report from the Council of Development Finance Agencies (CDFA) team focused on redevelopment options for the Hotel Grim property. The second report, which builds on recommendations made in 2015, includes ...

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Posted on: June 22, 2017

Notice of Filing Deadline - Place on November General Election Ballot

The City’s General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 7, 2017. Council seats open for the November election are Wards 2, 3, and 5. For more information, see the Notice of Deadline to File Applications for Place on the Ballot.

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

Spring Lake Park pond dredging scheduled for July

Beginning in July 2017, the City of Texarkana, Texas will work in conjunction with Tatum Excavating Company (TEC) to dredge the Spring Lake Park Pond. The project is part of the City’s current Capital Improvement Plan and is estimated to cost ap...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Hotel Grim Lofts Project Expands

The development team for the Hotel Grim Lofts announced plans to purchase additional properties for redevelopment in downtown Texarkana. The new properties will add additional market rate apartment units and office space. The plan includes purchasing prop...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

City of Texarkana, Texas Pledges Support for Military Caregivers as Hidden Heroes City

The City of Texarkana, Texas has pledged its support to the military and veteran caregivers in its community by becoming a Hidden Heroes City. The Hidden Heroes Cities Program is part of the Elizabeth Dole Foundation’s Hidden Heroes Campaign launched last...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

New Animal Control Fees Beginning May 19

Beginning Friday, May 19, 2017, the City of Texarkana, Texas will implement new fees for the repossession and surrender of animals at the Animal Care and Adoption Center.

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

City begins demolition of Kress Building

Demolition of the Kress Building began on Monday, May 15, 2017 and will last for approximately four months. The Texarkana, Texas City Council approved demolition in 2016, deeming it necessary to demolish the building due to health and safety concerns.

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Posted on: May 4, 2017

Texarkana, Texas Farmers' Market Begins This Weekend

The Texarkana, Texas Farmers’ Market kicks off a season of farm fresh fun Saturday, May 6 in downtown Texarkana. Residents will be able to purchase seasonal produce and homegrown goods from the region’s best producers.

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Posted on: March 30, 2017

City of Texarkana Kicks off Mobile Data Collection Project

The City of Texarkana, Texas will begin a project next week seeking to inventory the condition of all streets within the city limits. To accomplish this, the City retained the services of Data Transfer Solutions, LLC (DTS) based out of San Antonio, TX. DT...

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Posted on: March 30, 2017

City of Texarkana Texas receives two grants from Union Pacific Foundation

Union Pacific Foundation presents grant funds to the City of Texarkana, Texas

The City of Texarkana, Texas accepted two donations from Union Pacific Railroad’s Foundation for the Texarkana Texas Farmers’ Market and Historical Downtown Bicycle and Pedestrian Tour. The Foundation donated $6,500 to the City and its downtown partners o...

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Posted on: March 30, 2017

City of Texarkana, Texas Approves Project Funds

The City of Texarkana, Texas City Council approved funds Monday night at the regularly scheduled council meeting for upcoming Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) projects set to be completed during the 2017-2018 fiscal year. The total expenditures for the upco...

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