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Posted on: August 2, 2018

Proposed Annexation - Frequently Asked Questions

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Q. What is the Extraterritorial Jurisdiction (ETJ) and how is the ETJ determined? 

A. The ETJ of a municipality is the unincorporated area that is contiguous to the corporate boundaries of the municipality. The City of Texarkana’s ETJ extends 2 mi...

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Posted on: July 2, 2018

Hotel Grim Lofts Project add co-developer

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The development team for the Hotel Grim Lofts announced a new co-developer has been added to the project alongside Sari & Company. Cohen-Esrey headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas will serve as the predevelopment and design coordination authority, m...

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

Railroad crossing closed on Forest Lake Drive

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 Contractors are closing the section of Forest Lake Drive near the Kansas City Southern Railroad crossing in the Forest Lake subdivision on Thursday, June 28, 2018. The section of road will be completely closed to traffic. The work is estimated t...

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

City Announces Start of Downtown Parking and Two-Way Street Conversion

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The City of Texarkana, Texas will begin work on the downtown parking and two-way street conversion Monday, June 25, 2018.  The City contracted with Total Highway Maintenance to complete this portion of the downtown street improvement project whic...

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Posted on: April 25, 2018

International Conference of Police Chaplains hosted at the Texarkana Texas Convention Center

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Approximately 200 police chaplains and spouses descended on the community Monday for the International Conference of Police Chaplains being held at the Texarkana Texas Convention Center. Participants traveled from cities across the nation such as St. Loui...

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Posted on: April 19, 2018

Neighborhood Specific Demolition Phase to Begin May 1st

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Beginning May 1st, the City of Texarkana Texas will begin demolition of nine substandard structures in the Beverly neighborhood, as part of the Neighborhood Specific Demolition initiative. Demolition is expected to take three weeks to complete.

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