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Podcast: Is This A Thing? What you don’t know about Jones Crossing

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 17:00
Welcome to the very first on-the-road edition of "Is This A Thing?" Economic Development Director Natalie Ruiz and Communications Director Jay Socol drove to Austin to talk with Beau Armstrong, chairman and CEO of Stratus Properties, Inc., which is developing the 76-acre tract in College Station at...

Holiday Safety: Bad guys see vehicles as easy targets

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 16:45
By Lt. Craig Anderson, CSPD Public Information Officer As much as we all enjoy the Christmas holidays, we don’t want thieves to revel in the season at our expense. Too often, vehicles filled with shiny new gifts can be an easy mark for these sad souls.  Here are some basic precautions you...

Northgate bollards to be replaced starting Monday

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 16:30
The City of College Station’s contractor will replace the traffic bollards in the Northgate District starting Monday. The two-phase project is expected to be complete by the end of January.  Bollards are the short, vertical posts that prevent vehicle access. The first phase will be the...

Blog: CSPD’s Harris named city’s 2017 employee of the year

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 16:15
By Colin Killian, Public Communications Manager  College Station Police Department Sgt. Kevin Harris was named the City of College Station’s 2017 Employee of the Year during a ceremony Thursday at the city council’s workshop meeting.  Harris was among 13 candidates who were nominated by...

Live Blog: Thursday’s city council meetings (Dec. 14)

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 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, Dec. 14. The meeting is being broadcast live on Suddenlink Channel 19 and online at cstx.gov/cstv19. The workshop will start about 5...

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

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 14:45
By Colin Killian, Public Communications Manager The College Station City Council gathers Thursday at city hall for its final workshop (5 p.m.) and regular (6 p.m.) meeting of 2017, which can be watched live on Suddenlink channel 19 or online.We’ll post a detailed live blog here. Read the...

Holiday Safety: Use extreme caution when shopping with kids

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 14:45
By Lt. Craig Anderson, CSPD Public Information Officer Stores and malls traditionally see their largest crowds during the holidays when much of the population is out searching for that perfect Christmas present.  It’s easy to lose track of important items such as cell phones and car keys....

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...

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 - 16:30
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: 5 things to watch at Thursday’s city council meetings (Oct. 26)

Wed, 10/25/2017 - 15:45
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: 6 fresh reasons to enjoy Werewolf Creek on Halloween

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 16:15
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...

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