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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 19, 2017

City hosts Carry The Load to honor nation's heroes

The City of Texarkana, Texas will host Carry The Load, a non-profit organization focused on honoring the nation’s military, law enforcement, firefighters and first responders, on Wednesday, May 24 as they near the end of their month-long relay t...

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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.

Citizens of the City of Texarkana, Texas whose animals have been impounded at th...Read on...

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 10, 2017

2017 Southwest Center Summer Camp registration opens May 22

The City of Texarkana Parks and Recreation Department will open registration for the 2017 Southwest Center Summer Camp May 22. Camp will begin June 19, 2017 and conclude July 21, 2017, with a one week break from July 3-7.

Registration cost is $150 per chil...

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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.

The Market is open every ...

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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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Posted on: February 1, 2017

$1,429,000 loan guarantee received for Hotel Grim Lofts Project

The City of Texarkana, Texas recently received approval from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for Section 108 loan guarantee assistance in the amount of $1,429,000 for the Hotel Grim Lofts Project.

The Hotel Grim Lofts is a mixed use hi...

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