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Posted on: April 9, 2021

4-9-21 Make your Mark on Comprehensive Plan Development

Online mapping tool allows residents to give input on specific geographic locations.

The City of Killeen is developing a new comprehensive plan and soliciting public input to help shape the future of the community. An online mapping tool and Community Survey #2 are open online now, and the public is encouraged to participate.

An interactiv...

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

4-1-21 Rosewood Lane Closures Extended

Closures are for turn lane installation at new subdivision.

The northbound and southbound inside lanes of Rosewood Drive, from Central Texas Expressway to Glenwood Drive, will be closed daily April 5 through April 9 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. All lanes will be reopened after work hours.

Left turn lanes are being install...

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

4-1-21 Mayor Segarra to Deliver State of the City Address April 6

Event will air live on web and television.

Mayor Jose Segarra will host his annual State of the City address Tuesday, April 6, at 4 p.m. in City Hall Council Chambers. The public is encouraged to attend.

Mayor Segarra’s address will provide an update on current City business and an outloo...

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

4-1-21 Killeen Seeks Farmers Market Vendors

Market will be open Tuesdays May 4 through October 26.

Killeen Farmers Market is accepting vendor applications through April 14. There is no cost to apply or participate. 

Local farmers, bakers and specialty makers have offered products like produce, eggs, honey, pastries, sauces, brewing supplies, wo...

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Posted on: March 31, 2021

3-31-21 Community Invited to Join in Comprehensive Plan Development

Online surveys gather individual insights to shape collective community goals.

Development of a new City of Killeen comprehensive plan is underway, and the public has the opportunity to help shape the future of our city. Community surveys #1 and #2 are open online now.

Survey #1 has 10 questions designed to learn more about the indiv...

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Posted on: March 31, 2021

3-31-21 City Opens Fee Comment Period through April

Proposed fees for Fiscal Year 2022 published for public review.

The City of Killeen has published the proposed fee schedule to take effect in Fiscal Year 2022 which begins October 1, 2021. The fee schedule includes rates for a variety of services such as recreation leagues, City facility rentals and building permits a...

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Posted on: March 29, 2021

3-29-21 City Offices Closed for Good Friday and Easter

Trash collection to remain on normal schedule.

City of Killeen offices will be closed April 2 in observance of Good Friday and April 4 for Easter. 

Emergency services will operate without interruption. 

Garbage collection will remain on its regular schedule. Killeen Transfer Station wi...

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Posted on: March 29, 2021

3-29-21 Killeen Hosting an EGGSperience Saturday

Drive through for free festive goodies.

Killeen’s annual community Easter egg event is scheduled Saturday, April 3, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Killeen Special Events Center. The event is free and open to children ages 12 and under and special needs youth ages 20 and under.

This year&...

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Posted on: March 26, 2021

3-26-21 Rosewood Lane Closures March 29 to April 1

Closures are for turn lane installation at new subdivision.

The northbound and southbound inside lanes of Rosewood Drive, from Central Texas Expressway to Glenwood Drive, will be closed daily March 29 through April 4 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. All lanes will be reopened after work hours.

Left turn lanes are being instal...

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Posted on: March 25, 2021

3-25-21 Killeen Flag Lowered in Honor of Former Mayor Raul Villaronga

Villaronga served Killeen as mayor and municipal judge.

Mayor Jose Segarra has ordered the City of Killeen Flag to half-staff March 26 through April 1in honor of former Killeen mayor and municipal judge Raul Villaronga.

Villaronga served as mayor from 1992 to 1998 and as associate municipal court judge from 199...

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Posted on: March 23, 2021

3-23-21 Clear Creek and Golden Gate Traffic Signal to be Activated

Flashing mode begins Wednesday to prepare for full operation Friday.

A four-way traffic signal at the intersection of Clear Creek Road and Golden Gate Drive will be activated this week. Flashing mode will begin Wednesday, and full operation will begin Friday.

Flashing mode is intended to help motorists become aware of the t...

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Posted on: March 21, 2021

3-20-21 Boil Water Order Lifted for Aspen, Mesa and Vail

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued March 16 for properties located at 4606 to 4812 Aspen Drive, 5504 Mesa Drive and 5408 Vail Drive is lifted effective immediately.

Scheduled replacement of a water valve interrupted service and necessitated a boil water order.

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Posted on: March 18, 2021

3-18-21 Community Invited to Neighborhood Parks Open House

Event is part of the Killeen Parks Master Plan process.

The public is invited to a Neighborhood Parks Open House Monday, March 22, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Lions Club Park Senior Center, 1700 E. Stan Schlueter Loop. The event has no formal program, so the public may come and go when convenient. 

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Posted on: March 17, 2021

3-17-21 Boil Water Order Lifted for Chico Court

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued March 15 for properties located at 1301 to 1405 Chico Court is lifted effective immediately.

Repair of a waterline break interrupted service and necessitated a boil water order.

Service has been restored, and water quality tests h...

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City News
Posted on: March 17, 2021

3-17-21 Killeen Mobile Rec Series to Take Activities to Parks throughout Town

First event is basketball this Saturday at Conder Park.

Killeen Recreation is adding a new program aimed at making free youth activities more accessible to the community. The Killeen Mobile Rec Series will offer a unique program at a different park each month beginning this Saturday.

The first Mobile Rec event ...

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Posted on: March 16, 2021

3-16-21 Boil Water Notice Issued for Aspen, Mesa and Vail

Water valve replacement to interrupt service.

A boil water notice is issued effective March 16, 2021 for properties located at 4606 to 4812 Aspen Drive, 5504 Mesa Drive and 5408 Vail Drive.

Crews are replacing a water valve and must interrupt water service to complete the work. Once service is restore...

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Posted on: March 15, 2021

3-15-21 Bunny Trail Road Closure this Week

Closure is for water service installation.

Bunny Trail is closed at Lineage Loop Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. All traffic will be detoured during work hours. Lanes will be reopened each evening.

The closure is for the installation of water services to a new residential development.&a...

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Posted on: March 15, 2021

3-15-21 Boil Water Notice Issued for Chico Court

Water line break repair interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective March 15, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. for properties located at 1301 to 1405 Chico Court.

A water line break has interrupted water service. Crews are on site making repairs. Once service is restored, all water must be boiled ...

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City News
Posted on: March 15, 2021

3-15-21 Community Invited to Comprehensive Plan Kickoff Meeting

Community engagement is key to successful plan development.

The City of Killeen is developing a new comprehensive plan to shape the future of our city. The public is invited to learn more at a community kickoff meeting Monday, March 22, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Killeen Civic & Conference Center, 3601 S. WS Young Dr...

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Posted on: March 12, 2021

3-12-21 Killeen to Honor Former Firefighter Patrick Bergman

Mayor Segarra orders Killeen Flag to half-staff.

Mayor Jose Segarra has ordered the City of Killeen Flag to half-staff Friday through Monday in honor of former Fire Rescue Officer Patrick Bergman.

Bergman served Killeen Fire Department from 2005 to 2020, when a medical condition, which he battled bravely...

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Posted on: March 12, 2021

3-12-21 Advance Boil Water Notice Issued for Aspen, Mesa and Vail - Update

Water valve replacement to interrupt service.

Update: New addresses added - 4606 to 4812 Aspen Drive, 5504 Mesa Drive and 5408 Vail Drive.

A boil water notice is issued effective March 16, 2021 at 8 a.m. for properties located at 4606 to 4708 Aspen Drive, 5504 Mesa Drive and 5408 Vail Drive.

Crews wil...

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Posted on: March 9, 2021

3-9-21 City of Killeen Facilities to Continue Requiring Masks

Social distancing measures and occupancy limits will still apply.

Governor Greg Abbott’s Executive Order 34 removes the statewide mask requirement effective March 10 and allows establishments to choose whether to require them. The City of Killeen will continue to require the wearing of face masks by all City e...

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

3-2-21 Community Invited to Participate in Parks & Recreation Master Planning

Community engagement is key to successful plan development.

The City of Killeen is developing a new Parks and Recreation Master Plan to shape the future of recreation amenities and programs in our city. The public is invited to participate.  

Public input is vital to the plan’s development. Stake...

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

3-1-21 Clear Creek and Golden Gate Traffic Impacts March 2

Closures are for signalization preparation.

The northbound and southbound lanes of Clear Creek Road near the intersection of Golden Gate Drive will experience traffic flow impacts March 2 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. All lanes will be reopened after work is complete.

A contractor will be installing traffic...

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Posted on: February 27, 2021

2-27-21 Boil Water Order Lifted for Oak Hill and Spring Branch

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued February 25 for properties located at 408 to 906 Oak Hill Drive and 700 to 716 Spring Branch Drive is lifted effective immediately. 

Repair of a waterline break interrupted service and necessitated a boil water order.&am...

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Posted on: February 25, 2021

2-25-21 Boil Water Notice Issued for Oak Hill and Spring Branch

Water line break repair interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective February 25, 2021 at 11:30 a.m. for properties located at 408 to 906 Oak Hill Drive and 700 to 716 Spring Branch Drive.

A water line break has occurred, and water service must be interrupted to complete the work. Onc...

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Posted on: February 24, 2021

2-24-21 Boil Water Order Lifted for All Killeen Properties

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued February 17 for all properties in Killeen is lifted effective immediately. This includes all Killeen schools and all other properties in the city.

Extreme weather conditions caused a loss of water pressure and service throughout ...

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Posted on: February 24, 2021

2-24-21 Boil Water Order Lifted for Certain Killeen Schools

All other properties must continue to boil water for consumption.

A boil water notice was issued February 17 for all properties in Killeen. The boil order is lifted effective immediately for the following schools:

    High Schools: Ellison, Killeen and Shoemaker

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

2-23-21 Statewide Damage Assessment Survey

Citizen participation will improve accuracy and increase available aid.

The State of Texas is calling on Texans to report the damage they sustained related to the winter weather disaster that began February 11, 2021. An online survey is available now in English and in Spanish.

The State is collecting disaster data to help offi...

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

2-23-21 Killeen Waiving Plumbing Permit Fees for Winter Storm Repairs

Inspection process changes will reduce wait times.

Hundreds of properties in Killeen experienced damage to water service lines and pipes because of the hard and prolonged freeze that began February 11, 2021. To speed recovery efforts, the City of Killeen is waiving plumbing permit fees until further notic...

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

2-22-21 City Offers Rental Assistance to Residents Affected by COVID-19

Eviction diversion assistance also available.

The City of Killeen is offering rental assistance and eviction diversion assistance to Killeen residents financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. An online application system is now open for both programs.

 

Qualified applicants for rental as...

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

2-22-21 Killeen Water Restrictions Lifted

Boil water order remains in effect.

City of Killeen water conservation restrictions are lifted effective immediately. Normal usage may resume, but the boil water order remains in effect. All water should be boiled prior to consumption.

The City had been in Stage 5 restrictions since February...

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

2-22-21 Killeen Residents May be Eligible for FEMA Assistance

Federal funds may be granted to aid in recovery from winter storm.

A disaster has been declared in Bell County and Killeen due to the recent severe winter storm. FEMA has announced that Individual Assistance is available for people who sustained personal and property losses directly related to the freeze event that began...

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Posted on: February 21, 2021

2-21-21 City Opens Additional Water Filling Stations

Water restrictions and boil order remain in effect.

As Killeen continues to recover from the effects of the severe freeze event, many residents are experiencing low water pressure or no water service. The City has established three water filling locations for residents in need of water. The following locat...

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Posted on: February 20, 2021

2-20-21 Update on Killeen Water Situation

City needs residents’ help identifying and reporting leaks.

The City of Killeen is working diligently to restore water services to residents following the extreme freeze over the last week. The water supply the City is receiving from Bell County WCID#1 has increased significantly; however, private property leaks a...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

2-19-21 Community Invited to Assist in Prioritizing Use of Federal Funds

Funds will be used to benefit low- and moderate-income people and neighborhoods.

The City of Killeen Community Development Department and the Community Development Advisory Committee (CDAC) will host community planning meetings February 25 and March 3 to gain public input in development of the Fiscal Year 2021 Annual Action Plan.&...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

2-19-21 Some Residents without Water; City Offers Water Filling Station

Water restrictions and boil order remain in effect.

The extreme winter weather has left many Killeen residents with low water pressure or no water service. As the City works to restore water levels and services, Stage 5 water restrictions remain in place. Water usage should be limited to essential purposes...

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

2-18-21 City of Killeen Offices Remain Closed Due to Inclement Weather

Offices will reopen Monday.

City of Killeen municipal offices will remain closed Friday, February 19, due to inclement weather. 

Emergency services continue to operate. Call volume is high, and road conditions are making response difficult. Please only call 9-1-1 in cases of...

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

2-17-21 Boil Water Notice Issued for All Properties in Killeen

Severe winter weather has caused a water shortage and interruptions to water service.

A boil water notice is issued effective February 17, 2021 at 5 p.m. for all properties located in Killeen.

A water shortage caused by extreme winter weather has reduced water pressure and services. As a precaution, customers who have experienced low water ...

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

2-17-21 City of Killeen Offices Remain Closed Due to Inclement Weather

Offices expected to reopen Friday.

City of Killeen municipal offices will remain closed Thursday, February 18, due to inclement weather.

Emergency services continue to operate.

The City of Killeen has entered Stage 5 water restrictions due to high demand and limited supply. Water usage shoul...

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

2-17-21 Water Supply Low; Stage 5 Water Restrictions Implemented

Residents must reduce demand in order to preserve service.

As extreme weather continues, the City is experiencing a limited water supply from our water supplier. Winter weather related power outages have significantly impacted the water supply the City is receiving.  We must implement Stage 5 water restr...

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Posted on: February 16, 2021

2-16-21 City of Killeen Offices Remain Closed Due to Inclement Weather

Offices expected to reopen Thursday.

City of Killeen municipal offices will be closed Wednesday, February 17, due to inclement weather.

Emergency services will operate without interruption.

Road conditions will not allow safe collection of residential trash, so all collections have been cancel...

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Posted on: February 16, 2021

2-16-21 Trash Collection Cancelled Due to Inclement Weather

Service will resume February 22.

Residential trash collection has been cancelled for the week due to ongoing inclement weather. Normal collections will resume Monday, February 22.

Excess bagged trash may be placed curbside on your regular collection day next week to be picked up without a...

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Posted on: February 16, 2021

2-16-21 Water Outages Result of Frozen Pipes

Residents asked to follow diagnostic steps before calling City Water Division.

The City of Killeen Water and Sewer Division is receiving a high volume of calls from customers reporting water outages. The majority of these outages are caused by frozen water lines on private property. The prolonged harsh temperatures are freezing wate...

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Posted on: February 15, 2021

2-15-21 Boil Water Notice Issued in Southwest Killeen

Power outage interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective February 15, 2021 at 9 p.m. for properties located in southwest Killeen in the area bounded by SH 201 (Clear Creek Road) on the west and south, Stan Schlueter Loop on the north and Bunny Trail on the east. ...

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Posted on: February 15, 2021

2-15-21 City of Killeen Offices Remain Closed Due to Inclement Weather

Mayor declares local state of disaster.

Mayor Jose Segarra has issued a local disaster declaration for a winter weather emergency following the Governor’s statewide declaration. 

City of Killeen municipal offices will be closed Tuesday, February 16, due to inclement weather.&a...

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Posted on: February 11, 2021

2-11-21 City of Killeen Offices Close Due to Inclement Weather

All offices to reopen Tuesday.

City of Killeen municipal offices closed at 2 p.m. today and will remain closed tomorrow due to inclement weather. 

Emergency services will operate without interruption. 

Friday residential trash collection will remain on schedule. Monday ...

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Posted on: February 11, 2021

2-11-21 Solid Waste Service Changes Due to Inclement Weather

Monday and Tuesday service impacted.

Forecasted extreme weather necessitates changing the residential trash collection schedule Monday and Tuesday, February 15 and 16. Normal Monday collections will be delayed to Tuesday, and normal Tuesday collections will be delayed to Wednesday. There wil...

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Posted on: February 11, 2021

2-11-21 Killeen Community Center to Open as Warming Station

Station offers temporary relief from cold.

Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station from 2 p.m. today to 9 a.m. Tuesday for those relief from freezing temperatures.

The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer full sheltering services. ...

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Posted on: February 11, 2021

2-11-21 Community Invited to Comprehensive Plan Kickoff Meeting

Community engagement is key to successful plan development.

The City of Killeen is developing a new comprehensive plan to shape the future of our city. The public is invited to learn more at a community kickoff meeting Wednesday, February 17, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Killeen Civic & Conference Center, 3601 S. WS Yo...

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Posted on: February 10, 2021

2-10-21 Boil Water Order Lifted for Brook Hollow Circle & Brookway Drive

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued February 8 for properties located at 2603 to 2613 Brook Hollow Circle and 101 to 202 Brookway Drive is lifted effective immediately.

Replacement of a fire hydrant interrupted service and necessitated a boil water order.

Service ha...

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Posted on: February 10, 2021

2-10-21 Killeen Community Center to Open as Warming Station

Station offers temporary relief from cold.

Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station from 6 p.m. tonight to 9 a.m. tomorrow for those needing overnight relief from freezing temperatures.

The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer full shelteri...

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

2-9-21 City Offices Closed for President’s Day

Trash collection to remain on normal schedule.

City of Killeen offices will be closed February 15 in observance of President’s Day.

Emergency services will operate without interruption.

Garbage collection will remain on its regular schedule. Killeen Transfer Station will be closed. Killeen Rec...

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Posted on: February 8, 2021

2-8-21 UPDATED: Boil Water Notice Issued for Brook Hollow Circle & Brookway Drive

Fire hydrant replacement to interrupt service.

A boil water notice is issued effective February 8, 2021 for properties located at 2603 to 2613 Brook Hollow Circle and 101 to 202 Brookway Drive.

Crews are replacing a fire hydrant and must interrupt water service to complete the work. Once service is res...

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Posted on: February 5, 2021

2-5-21 Silversneakers Now Available at Lions Club Park Senior Center & Family Recreation Center

Lions Club Park Senior Center and Killeen Family Recreation Center are partnering to provide complementary memberships to members of the nationally recognized SilverSneakers® program. Through this collaboration, Lions Club Park Senior Center and K...

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Posted on: February 5, 2021

2-5-21 Boil Water Notice Issued for Brook Hollow Circle

Fire hydrant replacement to interrupt service.

A boil water notice is issued effective February 8, 2021 for properties located at 2603 to 2613 Brook Hollow Circle.

Crews will be replacing a fire hydrant and must interrupt water service to complete the work. Once service is restored, all water must be b...

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Posted on: February 4, 2021

2-4-21 Temporary COVID-19 Test Site in Killeen February 8 and 9

Testing is free, and registration is available in advance.

A temporary COVID-19 state testing site will be at Killeen Special Events Center, 3301 S. WS Young Drive, Monday and Tuesday, February 8 and 9, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Registration opens two days prior to the testing date and must be completed in advance at ...

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Posted on: February 2, 2021

2-2-21 Golden Gate Closed at Clear Creek Wednesday through Friday

Closures are for street repairs.

Golden Gate Drive will be closed at Clear Creek Road Wednesday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The intersection will be reopened after work hours. 

Crews will be repairing a segment of the roadway following water main repair work. ...

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Posted on: February 2, 2021

2-2-21 City Offers Small Business Grant Assistance Program

Qualifying applicants may receive up to $8,000 of assistance.

The City of Killeen is offering the Killeen Small Business Grant assistance program to certain small businesses financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. An online application system will open February 3 at 9 a.m. 

To qualify, a small busines...

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Posted on: January 28, 2021

1-28-21 Lane Closure on Eastbound Rancier

Closures are to improve water infrastructure and services in northwest Killeen.

The eastbound outside lane of Rancier Avenue, between Jackson Street and Patton Road, will be closed February 1 through 5 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. The eastbound inside lane will remain open to through traffic.

This lane closure is for sidewalk replacement at ...

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Posted on: January 28, 2021

1-28-21 Lane Closure on Valley Road

Progress continues on water infrastructure and service improvements in northwest Killeen.

Valley Road, from Fairview Drive to Rancier Avenue, will experience daily lane closures January 29 through February 19.

Crews will be installing water services and must enter the roadway to complete the work.

One lane will remain open to through traffic dur...

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Posted on: January 28, 2021

1-28-21 Temporary COVID-19 Test Site in Killeen February 1 and 2

Testing is free, and registration is available in advance.

A temporary COVID-19 state testing site will be at Killeen Special Events Center, 3301 S. WS Young Drive, Monday and Tuesday, February 1 and 2, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Registration opens two days prior to the testing date and must be completed in advance at ...

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Posted on: January 25, 2021

1-25-21 City Council Accepting Applications for Board Appointments

Apply for current vacancies or regular appointments to various positions.

Killeen City Council is accepting applications to fill current vacancies on the Bell County Tax Appraisal District Board, the Bell County Board of Health and the Animal Advisory Committee. Applications for these vacancies should be submitted as soon as po...

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Posted on: January 22, 2021

1-22-21 Temporary COVID-19 Test Site in Killeen January 25 and 26

Testing is free, and registration is available in advance.

A temporary COVID-19 state testing site will be at Killeen Special Events Center, 3301 S. WS Young Drive, Monday and Tuesday, January 25 and 26, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Registration is open now and must be completed in advance at http://honumg.info/KilleenEv...

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Posted on: January 22, 2021

1-22-21 City Council Accepting Applications for District 3 Seat

Applicants must be District 3 residents and must submit an application by February 12.

Killeen City Council is accepting applications to fill the District 3 Councilmember seat. 

The District 3 seat became vacant when Councilman Jim Kilpatrick passed away January 5. The unexpired term runs through the May 2021 election.  

The...

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Posted on: January 19, 2021

1-19-21 City Offers Rental and Mortgage Assistance to Residents Affected by COVID-19

Qualifying applicants may receive up to six months or $4,000 of assistance.

The City of Killeen is offering rental and mortgage assistance to Killeen residents financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. An online application system will open January 20 at 9 a.m.  

Qualified applicants must be Killeen residents, must h...

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Posted on: January 15, 2021

1-15-21 Killeen Community Center to Open as Warming Station

Station offers temporary relief from cold.

Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station from 10 p.m. tonight to 8 a.m. tomorrow for those needing overnight relief from freezing temperatures.

The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer full shelter...

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Posted on: January 14, 2021

1-14-21 Killeen Community Center to Open as Warming Station

Station offers temporary relief from cold.

Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station from 10 p.m. tonight to 8 a.m. tomorrow for those needing overnight relief from freezing temperatures. 

The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer fu...

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Posted on: January 14, 2021

1-14-21 Temporary COVID-19 Test Site in Killeen January 19 and 23

Testing is free, and registration is available in advance.

A temporary COVID-19 state testing site will be at Killeen Special Events Center, 3301 S. WS Young Drive, Tuesday, January 19, and Saturday, January 23, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Registration is open now and must be completed in advance at http://honumg.info/K...

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Posted on: January 12, 2021

1-12-21 Municipal Offices Closed Monday

Some services will open for abbreviated hours.

City of Killeen offices will be closed Monday in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. All offices will reopen for normal business hours Tuesday.

Emergency services will operate without interruption.

Garbage collection will remain on its regular schedu...

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Posted on: January 12, 2021

1-12-21 Killeen Community Center to Open as Warming Station

Station offers temporary relief from cold.

Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station from 10 p.m. tonight to 8 a.m. tomorrow for those needing overnight relief from freezing temperatures.

The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer full shelter...

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

1-11-21 Killeen Community Center to Open as Warming Station

Station offers temporary relief from cold.

Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station from 10 p.m. tonight to 8 a.m. tomorrow for those needing overnight relief from freezing temperatures.

The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer full shelter...

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Posted on: January 10, 2021

1-10-21 Inclement Weather Impacts City Operations

Office openings to be delayed.

Opening of City of Killeen offices will be delayed two hours January 11 due to inclement weather. Further adjustments may be made as weather necessitates.

Killeen Animal Shelter will open for adoptions at 11 a.m.

The Family Recreation Center will open at 9 ...

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Posted on: January 10, 2021

1-10-21 Killeen Community Center to Open as Warming Station

Station offers temporary relief from cold.

Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station from 6 p.m. tonight to 9 a.m. tomorrow for those needing overnight relief from freezing temperatures.

The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer full shelteri...

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Posted on: January 7, 2021

1-7-21 Killeen Senior Center to Close Monday

Action taken to protect senior population following high hospitalization area designation.

Lions Club Park Senior Center will close Monday until further notice. No in-facility programs will be offered, but limited virtual and drive-through activities may be planned. 

Trauma Service Area L, which includes Killeen, has been classified a &...

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Posted on: January 6, 2021

1-6-21 Temporary COVID-19 Test Site in Killeen January 11 and 12

Testing is free, and registration is available in advance.

A temporary COVID-19 state testing site will be at Killeen Special Events Center, 3301 S. WS Young Drive, January 11 and 12 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Registration is open now and must be completed in advance at http://honumg.info/KilleenEvents. Partic...

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Posted on: January 6, 2021

1-6-21 City Announces Passing of Councilman Jim Kilpatrick

Killeen Flag to be lowered in his honor.

It is with great sadness that the City of Killeen announces the passing of City Councilman Jim Kilpatrick. He passed away Tuesday, January 5. 

Kilpatrick was elected to represent District 3 on Killeen City Council May 9, 2015 and reelected in 2017...

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City News
Posted on: January 5, 2021

1-5-21 Wreath Retrieval January 9

Friends of Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery invite volunteers to participate.

Volunteers are needed for Wreath Retrieval Saturday, January 9, at 10 a.m. at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery, 11463 SH 195. No registration is required to participate.

 

The Friends of Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery and volunteers pre...

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City News
Posted on: January 5, 2021

1-5-21 Lane Closures on Valley and Sissom Roads

Closures are to improve water infrastructure and services in northwest Killeen.

Progress will continue on water infrastructure improvements in northwest Killeen over the next month. Multiple lane closures are planned.

 

Valley Road, from Fairview Drive to Rancier Avenue, will experience daily lane closures January 6 through Fe...

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City News
Posted on: January 1, 2021

1-1-21 Killeen Community Center to Open as Warming Station

Station offers temporary relief from cold.

Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station from 10 p.m. tonight to 9 a.m. tomorrow for those needing overnight relief from freezing temperatures. 

The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer fu...

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City News
Posted on: December 31, 2020

12-31-2020 Temporary COVID-19 Test Site in Killeen January 4 and 5

Testing is free, and registration is available in advance.

A temporary COVID-19 state testing site will be at Killeen Special Events Center, 3301 S. WS Young Drive, January 4 and 5 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Registration is open now and must be completed in advance at http://honumg.info/KilleenEvents. Participants must...

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City News
Posted on: December 31, 2020

12-31-20 Killeen Community Center to Open as Warming Station

Station offers temporary relief from cold.

Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station from 7 p.m. tonight to 9 a.m. tomorrow for those needing overnight relief from freezing temperatures. 

The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer ful...

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City News
Posted on: December 30, 2020

12-30-20 Killeen Community Center to Open as Warming Station

Station offers temporary relief from cold.

Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station from 10 p.m. tonight to 9 a.m. tomorrow for those needing overnight relief from freezing temperatures.

The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer full shelter...

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City News
Posted on: December 30, 2020

12-30-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Conder Street

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice effective December 28, 2020 for properties located at 803 to 911 Conder Street is lifted effective immediately. 

A water line break repair interrupted service and necessitated a boil water order. 

Service has been resto...

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City News
Posted on: December 28, 2020

12-28-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Conder

Water line break interrupted service.

A boil water notice is issued effective December 28, 2020 for properties located at 803 to 911 Conder Street.

A water line break interrupted service. All water must be boiled prior to consumption.

Affected properties will be notified directly. Public notice...

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City News
Posted on: December 27, 2020

12-27-20 City Offices Closed New Year’s Day

Trash collection schedule adjusted.

City of Killeen offices will be closed January 1 in observance of New Year’s Day.

Emergency services will operate without interruption.

The trash collection schedule will be amended December 28 through January 1. Monday and Tuesday collections wil...

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City News
Posted on: December 25, 2020

12-25-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties in North Killeen

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued December 23, 2020 for properties located at the following addresses is lifted effective immediately:

    1001 to 1609 E. Avenue G

    1301 to 1407 E. Avenue...

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City News
Posted on: December 23, 2020

12-23-20 Killeen Community Center to Open as Warming Station

Station offers temporary relief from cold.

Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station from 10 p.m. tonight to 9 a.m. tomorrow for those needing overnight relief from freezing temperatures. 

The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer fu...

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City News
Posted on: December 23, 2020

12-23-20 Temporary COVID-19 Test Site in Killeen December 28 and 29

Testing is free, and registration is available in advance.

A temporary COVID-19 state testing site will be at Killeen Special Events Center, 3301 S. WS Young Drive, December 28 and 29 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Registration opens December 26 and must be completed in advance at https://texas.curativeinc.com/. Participan...

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City News
Posted on: December 23, 2020

12-23-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties in North Killeen

Water line break repair interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective December 23, 2020 at 7:30 a.m. for properties located at the following addresses:

  • 1001 to 1609 E. Avenue G
  • 1301 to 1407 E. Avenue H
  • 202 to 208 S. 24th Street
  • 16 to 25 S. 28th Street 

A water line break has inter...

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City News
Posted on: December 21, 2020

12-21-20 Mayor Orders Killeen Flag to Half-Staff to Honor Former Councilmember Brown

City of Killeen Flag to fly at half-staff Wednesday.

Mayor Jose Segarra has ordered the City of Killeen Flag to half-staff Wednesday, December 23, in honor of former City Councilwoman Claudia Brown. 

Brown served as the district 4 representative from May 22, 2007 to May 27, 2008.

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City News
Posted on: December 18, 2020

12-18-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties in North Killeen

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice effective December 16, 2020 for properties located at the following addresses is lifted effective immediately:

  • 3200, 3300, 3316 and 3322 Rancier Avenue
  • 501 to 506, 701 and 710 N. 46th Street
  • 3401 to 3409 Atkinson Avenue
  • 501 to 809 Colonial...
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City News
Posted on: December 18, 2020

12-18-20 Internal Auditor Releases Report on Street Maintenance Fund

Fee implementation and use yielding progress.

City Auditor Matthew Grady performed an independent examination of the Street Maintenance Special Revenue Fund. An annual internal review of the fund is prescribed by the ordinance which established the Street Maintenance Fee. He has published his finding...

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City News
Posted on: December 18, 2020

12-18-20 Outdoor Decorating Contest Winners Announced

Holiday cheer was on full display at decorated homes.

The City of Killeen is pleased to announce the winners of the annual Outdoor Decorating Contest. The public cast more than 1,000 online votes for 11 contest entries, and the winners are:

 

1st Place         &...

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City News
Posted on: December 17, 2020

12-17-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties Stan Schlueter Loop

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued December 15, 2020 for properties located at 4201, 4301, 4303, 4401, 4501 and 4503 W. Stan Schlueter Loop is lifted effective immediately. 

A water valve repair interrupted service and necessitated a boil water order.

Serv...

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City News
Posted on: December 17, 2020

12-17-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Root

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued December 11, 2020 for properties for properties located at 209 to 415 Root Avenue is lifted effective immediately.

A water line break interrupted service and necessitated a boil water order.

Service has been restored, and water qu...

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City News
Posted on: December 17, 2020

12-17-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Robinett, Stan Schlueter Area

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued December 16, 2020 for properties for properties located in the area bounded on the north by Nadine Drive, south by Stan Schlueter Loop, east by Mattie Drive and west by Robinett Road is lifted effective immediately. 

Rep...

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City News
Posted on: December 17, 2020

12-17-20 Killeen Community Center to Open as Warming Station

Station offers temporary relief from cold.

Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station from 10 p.m. tonight to 8 a.m. tomorrow for those needing overnight relief from freezing temperatures.

 

The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer fu...

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City News
Posted on: December 17, 2020

12-17-20 Temporary COVID-19 Test Site in Killeen December 21 and 22

Testing is free, and registration is available in advance.

A temporary COVID-19 state testing site will be at Killeen Special Events Center, 3301 S. WS Young Drive, December 21 and 22 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

 

Registration opens December 19 and must be completed in advance at https://texas.curativeinc.com/. ...

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City News
Posted on: December 17, 2020

12-17-20 Killeen Animal Shelter Offering Free Adoptions December 23

Animals ready for adoption can be viewed online any time.

Killeen Animal Shelter is offering a special promotion to encourage pet adoptions during the holidays. Adoption fees will be waived December 23 for dogs and cats that are sterilized, vaccinated and microchipped. All other animals may be adopted at standar...

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City News
Posted on: December 16, 2020

12-16-20 Killeen Community Center to Open as Warming Station

Station offers temporary relief from cold.

Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station from 10 p.m. tonight to 9 a.m. tomorrow for those needing overnight relief from freezing temperatures.

 

The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer fu...

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City News
Posted on: December 16, 2020

12-16-20 Boil Water Notice Issued Properties in Robinett, Stan Schlueter Area

Water valve replacement affected service.

A boil water notice is issued effective December 16, 2020 at 7:30 a.m. for properties located in the area bounded on the north by Nadine Drive, south by Stan Schlueter Loop, east by Mattie Drive and west by Robinett Road.

 

A water valve replacemen...

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City News
Posted on: December 15, 2020

12-15-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Westcliff, Hidden Valley, Wright, Tripp

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued December 6, 2020 for properties at the following addresses is lifted effective immediately:

  • 2102 to 2602 Westcliff Road
  • 2604 to 2616 Westcliff Loop
  • 2409 to 2622 Hidden Valley Road
  • 2200 to 2209 Wright Way
  • 2701 to 2712 Tripp Trail&...
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City News
Posted on: December 15, 2020

12-15-20 City Offices Closed for Christmas and New Year Holidays

Trash collection schedule adjusted.

City of Killeen offices will be closed December 24 and 25 and January 1 in observance of the holidays.

Emergency services will operate without interruption.

The trash collection schedule will be amended December 21 through January 1. Monday and Tuesday coll...

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City News
Posted on: December 15, 2020

12-15-20 Special Holiday Trash Collections

Thursday and Friday collections to run a day early.

City of Killeen trash collections will run on an amended schedule December 21 through January 1 due to the Christmas and New Year holidays. Monday and Tuesday collections will remain the same, but Thursday collections will be on Wednesday, and Friday coll...

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City News
Posted on: December 15, 2020

12-15-20 Lane Closure on Coffield Street

Closures are to improve water infrastructure and services in northwest Killeen.

Coffield Street will experience daily lane closures from Rancier Avenue to Evetts Road December 16 through 22.

Crews continue their progress on water infrastructure improvements in northwest Killeen. They will be installing water services and must enter th...

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City News
Posted on: December 15, 2020

12-15-20 Killeen Community Center to Open as Warming Station

Station offers temporary relief from cold.

Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station from 10 p.m. tonight to 10 a.m. tomorrow for those needing overnight relief from freezing temperatures.

The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer full shelte...

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City News
Posted on: December 14, 2020

12-14-20 Killeen Community Center to Open as Warming Station

Station offers temporary relief from cold.

Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station from 10 p.m. tonight to 8 a.m. tomorrow for those needing overnight relief from freezing temperatures.

The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer full shelter...

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City News
Posted on: December 14, 2020

12-14-20 Advance Boil Water Notice for Properties in North Killeen

Water tap repair to interrupt water service.

A boil water notice is issued effective December 16, 2020 for properties located at the following addresses:

  • 3200, 3300, 3316 and 3322 Rancier Avenue
  • 501 to 506, 701 and 710 N. 46th Street
  • 3401 to 3409 Atkinson Avenue
  • 501 to 809 Colonial Lane
  • 501 to 506 Elam C...
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City News
Posted on: December 14, 2020

12-14-20 Advance Boil Water Notice for Properties on Stan Schlueter Loop

Water valve repair to interrupt water service.

A boil water notice is issued effective December 15, 2020 for properties located at 4201, 4301, 4303, 4401, 4501 and 4503 W. Stan Schlueter Loop.

Crews will be repairing a water valve, which requires interrupting water service. Once repairs are complete an...

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City News
Posted on: December 13, 2020

12-13-20 Temporary COVID-19 Test Site in Killeen December 14 and 15

Testing is free, and registration is available in advance.

A temporary COVID-19 state testing site will be at Killeen Special Events Center, 3301 S. WS Young Drive, December 14 and 15 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Registration must be completed in advance at https://texas.curativeinc.com/. Participants must provide a mobi...

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City News
Posted on: December 13, 2020

12-13-20 Killeen Community Center to Open as Warming Station

Station offers temporary relief from cold.

Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station from 8 p.m. tonight to 10 a.m. tomorrow for those needing overnight relief from freezing temperatures. 

The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer fu...

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City News
Posted on: December 12, 2020

12-12-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Odom

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued December 10, 2020 for properties at 501 to 610 Odom Drive is lifted effective immediately. 

Repair of a water main interrupted service and necessitated a boil water order.

Service has been restored, and water quality test...

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City News
Posted on: December 11, 2020

12-11-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on Root

Water line break interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective December 11, 2020 at 3 p.m. for properties located at 209 to 415 Root Avenue.

A water line break has interrupted water service. Crews are on site making the repair. Once service is restored, all water must be boiled ...

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City News
Posted on: December 10, 2020

12-10-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on Odom

Water main maintenance interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective December 10, 2020 at 10 a.m. for properties located at 601 to 610 Odom Drive.

Water maintenance has interrupted water service. Crews are on site making the repair. Once service is restored, all water must be boiled p...

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City News
Posted on: December 9, 2020

12-9-20 Residents Receiving SLWA Solicitation for Water & Sewer Line Coverages

Participation in this warranty program is voluntary.

City of Killeen utility customers may be receiving a mailed solicitation letter from Service Line Warranties of America (SLWA). This is a solicitation for voluntary additional coverages and is not required by the City of Killeen.

All City of Killeen reside...

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City News
Posted on: December 8, 2020

12-8-20 Vote Now for Favorite Display in Annual Outdoor Decorating Contest

Eleven dazzling entries showcase holiday spirit.

Voting in the annual Outdoor Decorating Contest is now open online.

Each year, homes across Killeen are decorated with incredible light displays. Eleven homes have entered to win the title of best in town, and it is now time for the public to select the fa...

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City News
Posted on: December 6, 2020

12-6-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Westcliff, Hidden Valley, Wright, Tripp

Water line break interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective December 6, 2020 at 1 p.m. for properties located at the following addresses:

  • 2102 to 2602 Westcliff Road
  • 2604 to 2616 Westcliff Loop
  • 2409 to 2622 Hidden Valley Road
  • 2200 to 2209 Wright Way
  • 2701 to 2712 Tripp Trail

A wate...

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City News
Posted on: December 4, 2020

12-4-20 City Manager Selects James Kubinski for Fire Chief

Council to consider appointment December 15.

Killeen City Manager Kent Cagle has announced his intent to appoint James Kubinski as Killeen’s next Fire Chief.

The appointment will be discussed at the December 8 City Council workshop and considered for confirmation by City Council at its Dece...

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City News
Posted on: December 4, 2020

12-4-20 Public Invited to Public Forum Regarding Proposed Development Project

Multifamily development would be located on the corner of VMB and WS Young.

Killeen City Council is considering a new multifamily development project in north Killeen and the formation of a Public Facility Corporation for the development. A public forum regarding the issue will be held Thursday, December 10, at 5 p.m. at Killeen ...

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City News
Posted on: December 4, 2020

12-4-20 Killeen Community Center to Open as Warming Station

Station offers temporary relief from cold.

Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station from 10 p.m. tonight to 8 a.m. tomorrow for those needing overnight relief from freezing temperatures.

The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer full shelter...

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City News
Posted on: December 3, 2020

12-3-20 Low Cost Pet Vaccinations Offered December 9

Vaccinating dogs and cats prevents disease.

Killeen Animal Services will host a low cost pet vaccination clinic December 9 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Killeen Special Events Center, 3301 S. WS Young Drive. All pets must arrive on a leash or in a carrier. 

Complete yearly vaccinations for cats and d...

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City News
Posted on: December 3, 2020

12-3-20 Killeen Community Center to Open as Warming Station

Station offers temporary relief from cold.

Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station from 10 p.m. tonight to 9 a.m. tomorrow for those needing overnight relief from freezing temperatures.

The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer full shelter...

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City News
Posted on: December 2, 2020

12-2-20 Killeen Community Center to Open as Warming Station

Station offers temporary relief from cold.

Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station from 10 p.m. tonight to 9 a.m. tomorrow for those needing overnight relief from freezing temperatures.

The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer full shelter...

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City News
Posted on: December 2, 2020

12-2-20 Killeen Christmas Parade Canceled

Tree Lighting December 3 and Holiday Under the Stars December 4 will continue as planned.

The 58th annual Killeen Christmas Parade that was scheduled Saturday, December 12, from 6 to 8 p.m. in historic Downtown Killeen has been canceled.

The ongoing pandemic limited the number of parade entries received resulting in the decision to cancel the p...

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City News
Posted on: December 1, 2020

12-1-20 City Offers Utility Assistance to Residents Affected by COVID-19

Program offers up to $300 of assistance with City utility bills.

UPDATE: Program funding exhausted. Notice will be issued if applications resume.

The City of Killeen has dedicated CARES Act funding to assist residents financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Applications for financial assistance for City of Killee...

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City News
Posted on: November 30, 2020

11-30-20 Lane Closures on Walton Walker Drive

Closures are to improve water infrastructure and services in northwest Killeen.

Walton Walker Drive will experience daily lane closures from Williamson Drive to Valley Road December 1 through 11.

Crews continue their progress on water infrastructure improvements in northwest Killeen. They will be installing a new water main and must e...

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City News
Posted on: November 30, 2020

11-30-20 Killeen Community Center to Open as Warming Station

Station offers temporary relief from cold.

Killeen Community Center will open as a warming station from 10 p.m. tonight to 10 a.m. tomorrow for those needing overnight relief from freezing temperatures.

The warming station is set up to offer temporary relief from cold and does not offer full shelte...

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City News
Posted on: November 29, 2020

11-29-20 Killeen Community Center to Open as Warming Station

Station offers temporary relief from cold.

Killeen Community Center, located at 2201 E. Veterans Memorial Boulevard, will open as a warming station from 10 p.m. tonight to 8 a.m. tomorrow for those needing overnight relief from freezing temperatures. 

The warming station is set up to offer...

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City News
Posted on: November 24, 2020

11-24-20 Holiday Activities Underway in Killeen

Register now to participate; save the event dates.

Killeen is set to kick off the holiday season next week at community favorite events with a socially-distanced twist. Holiday activities will be part of the festivities, and the public is encouraged to participate.

The Christmas Tree Topper Contest is a ne...

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City News
Posted on: November 24, 2020

11-24-20 Community Invited to Lay Wreaths at Veterans Cemetery

Family, friends and volunteers needed for annual Wreath Project.

The Friends of the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery will lay more than 9,000 holiday wreaths at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery Saturday at 10 a.m. The event will continue in the event of rain, and the public is encouraged to participate.

To com...

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City News
Posted on: November 23, 2020

11-23-20 Killeen Christmas Parade Accepting Entries

Parade scheduled December 12; entries accepted through November 30.

The 58th annual Killeen Christmas Parade is scheduled Saturday, December 12, from 6 to 8 p.m. in historic Downtown Killeen. Parade entries will be accepted through November 30.

The parade will be in “reverse” this year which means parad...

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City News
Posted on: November 23, 2020

11-23-20 Enter Your Home in the Holiday Decorating Contest by December 7

The public will select favorite entries.

Killeen residents are invited to show off their festively decorated homes in the annual Outdoor Decorating Contest. The public will select favorites.

The City hosts the competition each year to foster neighborhood and community pride. Displays can include ...

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City News
Posted on: November 21, 2020

11-21-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on S. Ft Hood St. and Cen-Tex Expressway

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice effective November19, 2020 for properties at the following addresses is lifted effective immediately.

  • 620, 702, 704, 801, 832, 1001, 1029, 1033, 1035, 1101, 1104, 1105, 1108 and 1112 S. Fort Hood Street
  • 1001, 1301 and 1305 Central Texas ...
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City News
Posted on: November 20, 2020

11-20-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for 4203 & 4207 Old FM 440 and 1005-1106 Lansberry

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice effective November18, 2020 for properties located at 4203 and 4207 Old FM 440 and 1005 to 1106 Lansberry Court is lifted effective immediately. 

A fire suppression line repair interrupted service and necessitated a boil water o...

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City News
Posted on: November 18, 2020

11-18-20 Advance Boil Water Notice for Properties on S. Ft Hood St. and Cen-Tex Expressway

Fire hydrant repair to interrupt water service.

A boil water notice is issued effective November 19, 2020 at 10 p.m. for properties located at the following addresses:

  • 620, 702, 704, 801, 832, 1001, 1029, 1033, 1035, 1101, 1104, 1105, 1108 and 1112 S. Fort Hood Street
  • 1001, 1301 and 1305 Central Texas Ex...
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City News
Posted on: November 18, 2020

11-18-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Coach Drive

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice effective November 16, 2020 for properties located at 2402 to 2508 Coach Drive is lifted effective immediately. 

A water main repair interrupted service and necessitated a boil water order. 

Service has been restored, a...

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City News
Posted on: November 18, 2020

11-18-20 City Offices Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

All City offices will reopen November 30.

City of Killeen offices will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 26 and 27, in observance of Thanksgiving.

Emergency services will operate without interruption.

Garbage collection will run on its normal schedule. Killeen Transfer Station will be closed ...

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City News
Posted on: November 17, 2020

11-17-20 College Street Closed at Dunn Thursday

Closures to install water taps for new development.

College Street, between W. Dunn Avenue and W. Young Avenue, will be closed Thursday from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Detours will be required.

Crews will be installing water taps for new development in the area and must enter the roadway to complete the work.

All traf...

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City News
Posted on: November 17, 2020

11-17-20 Closure of Old FM 440 at S. Fort Hood St. Wednesday through Friday

Closure for fire suppression line repair.

Old FM 440 will be closed at the intersection of S. Fort Hood Street Wednesday through Friday. There will be no access between roadways.

Crews will be installing a water suppression line and must enter the roadway to complete the work.

All traffic will be d...

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City News
Posted on: November 17, 2020

11-17-20 Advance Boil Water Notice for 4203 & 4207 Old FM 440 and 1005-1106 Lansberry

Fire line repair to interrupt water service.

A boil water notice is issued effective November 18, 2020 for properties located at 4203 and 4207 Old FM 440 and 1005 to 1106 Lansberry Court.

Contractors will be repairing a fire suppression line which requires interrupting water service. Once repairs are...

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City News
Posted on: November 16, 2020

11-16-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for 2402-2508 Coach Drive

Water main break interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective November 16, 2020 at 10 a.m. for properties located at 2402 to 2508 Coach Drive.

A water main break has interrupted water service. Crews are on site making the repair. Once service is restored, all water must be boil...

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City News
Posted on: November 10, 2020

11-10-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for 701-803 E. Cen-Tex Expressway

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice effective November 6, 2020 for properties located at 701 to 803 E. Central Texas Expressway is lifted effective immediately.

A water line repair and fire line installation interrupted service and necessitated a boil water order.&nbs...

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City News
Posted on: November 10, 2020

11-10-20 Heritage Oaks Trail Clean-Up November 21

Trail set to open November 30.

Heritage Oaks Hike & Bike Trail in southeast Killeen is nearing completion. To prepare for its opening, volunteers are invited to participate in a trail clean-up Saturday, November 21, from 9 to 11 a.m.

Volunteers will meet at the trail head, located a...

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City News
Posted on: November 10, 2020

11-10-20 Volunteers Needed for Family Volunteer Day

City encourages families to make positive local impact.

Family Volunteer Day is Saturday, November 21, and your family is invited to volunteer for projects that will make a positive impact in our community.

A number of local organizations have proposed projects such as supply collections, clean-up efforts and f...

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City News
Posted on: November 9, 2020

11-9-20 City Surplus Auction Saturday

Used vehicles and other items to be sold to highest bidders.

The City of Killeen will hold a surplus auction Saturday at Killeen Special Events Center, 3301 S. WS Young Drive. Public viewing begins at 8 a.m. The live auction starts at 10 a.m.

Used vehicles and accessories, computers, office equipment, furniture and ...

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City News
Posted on: November 6, 2020

11-6-20 Lions Club Park Senior Center to Reopen Monday

Senior center provides weekday programs and activities for residents age 55 and over.

Lions Club Park Senior Center will reopen Monday with modifications. Hours are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to noon.

Killeen senior centers have been closed since March due to the COVID-19 pandemic’s risk to the vulnerable population they se...

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City News
Posted on: November 6, 2020

11-6-20 Killeen Christmas Parade Accepting Entries

Parade scheduled December 12; entries accepted through November 30.

The 58th annual Killeen Christmas Parade is scheduled Saturday, December 12, at 6 p.m. in historic Downtown Killeen. Parade entries will be accepted through November 30.

The parade will be in “reverse” this year which means parade entri...

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City News
Posted on: November 6, 2020

11-6-20 Lane Closures on Coffield, Evetts and Rocky

Closures are to improve water infrastructure and services in northwest Killeen.

Closures are to improve water infrastructure and services in northwest Killeen.

 

 

The following lane closures are planned November 9 through 13 as water infrastructure improvements continue in northwest Killeen:

  • Coffield Street, from Ranci...
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City News
Posted on: November 6, 2020

11-6-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Spirit of the West Dr.

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued October 30, 2020 for properties located at 7306 to 7406 Spirit of the West Drive is lifted effective immediately. 

A water valve replacement interrupted service and necessitated a boil water order. 

Service has b...

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City News
Posted on: November 5, 2020

11-5-20 Advance Boil Water Notice Issued for 701-803 E. Cen-Tex Expressway

Water leak repair and fire line installation to interrupt service.

A boil water notice is issued effective November 6, 2020 at 9 a.m. for properties located at 701 to 803 E. Central Texas Expressway.

Contractors will be repairing a water leak and installing a fire line which requires interrupting water service. Once repai...

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City News
Posted on: November 4, 2020

11-4-20 City Offices Closed Wednesday in Observance of Veterans Day

All City offices will reopen Thursday.

City of Killeen offices will be closed Wednesday, November 11, in observance of Veterans Day.

Emergency services will operate without interruption.

Garbage collection will run on its normal schedule. Killeen Transfer Station will be closed. Killeen Recyclin...

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City News
Posted on: November 3, 2020

11-3-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Trimmier, Conner and Nicholas

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued October 29, 2020 for properties located at the following addresses is lifted effective immediately:

  • 4800 to 5106 and 5400 Trimmier Road
  • 1000 to 1106 Conner Court
  • 1100 to 1607 Nicholas Circle 

A water line break interrupted ...

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City News
Posted on: October 30, 2020

10-30-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on Spirit of the West Dr.

Water valve repair interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective immediately October 30, 2020 at 3:30 p.m. for properties located at 7306 to 7406 Spirit of the West Drive.

Crews are on site replacing a water valve which requires interrupting water service. Once repairs are complet...

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City News
Posted on: October 30, 2020

10-30-20 Killeen COVID-19 Test Site to Continue Next Week

Testing is free, and registration is available in advance or on site.

The temporary COVID-19 state testing site in Killeen is set to continue next week. It will be open November 2 through 6 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Killeen Special Events Center, 3301 S. WS Young Drive.

Registration can be completed in advance or on site at w...

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City News
Posted on: October 30, 2020

10-30-20 Killeen Senior Centers Hosting Giving Thanks Luncheon November 18

Senior citizens invited for a free festive meal to go.

Lions Club Park Senior Center will host the annual Giving Thanks Luncheon November 18 as a drive-through event. Advance registration is required and open now.

Senior Center members and Killeen citizens age 55 and older are invited to pick up a free holiday...

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City News
Posted on: October 29, 2020

10-29-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on Trimmier, Conner and Nicholas

Water line break interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective immediately October 29, 2020 at 9 a.m. for properties located at the following addresses:

  • 4800 to 5106 and 5400 Trimmier Road
  • 1000 to 1106 Conner Court
  • 1100 to 1607 Nicholas Circle 

A water line break has inter...

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City News
Posted on: October 28, 2020

10-28-20 WS Young Bridge to be Closed November 4 through 30

Bridge improvements will require closure and detours.

WS Young Drive Bridge will be closed November 4 through 30. All traffic will be detoured for the duration of the project.

Crews will be removing and replacing damaged concrete at both ends of the bridge. To ensure motorist and worker safety, the entire bri...

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City News
Posted on: October 27, 2020

10-27-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Cedar Valley Elementary School

Water line break interrupts service.

Update: Water service to Cedar Valley Elementary did not have to be suspended as a result of the water line break, so the boil order issued this morning is not in effect. Water is safe to drink and use without boiling.

A boil water notice is issued effecti...

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City News
Posted on: October 23, 2020

10-23-20 Killeen COVID-19 Test Site to Continue

Testing is free, and registration is available in advance or on site.

The temporary COVID-19 state testing site in Killeen is set to continue for two more weeks. It will be open October 26 through November 6 weekdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Killeen Special Events Center, 3301 S. WS Young Drive.

Registration can be completed...

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City News
Posted on: October 19, 2020

10-19-20 Temporary COVID-19 Test Site in Killeen Offered at Downtown Location

Testing is free, and registration is available in advance or on site.

A temporary COVID-19 state testing site has been established at the Downtown Killeen Arts & Activities Center, 711 N. 4th Street. It will be open October 19 through 23 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and October 24 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Registration can be comp...

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City News
Posted on: October 15, 2020

10-15-20 Families Invited to the Fall Festival October 24

Free festive family fun at locations all over town!

Killeen’s annual Fall Festival is scheduled Saturday, October 24, from 5 to 8 p.m. Activities are free and fun for all ages. 

This year’s event is a scavenger hunt with stops planned all over town. Festivalgoers can visit one o...

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City News
Posted on: October 13, 2020

10-13-20 Lane Closures on Kern and Fairview

Closures are to improve water infrastructure and services in northwest Killeen.

Progress will continue on water infrastructure improvements in northwest Killeen over the coming weeks. Daily lane closures are planned October 14 through 30 on Kern Road, from Hillcrest Drive and Walton Walker Drive, and October 14 through November 6 on ...

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City News
Posted on: October 12, 2020

10-12-20 Temporary COVID-19 Test Site in Killeen Extended

Testing is free, and registration is available in advance or on site.

The temporary COVID-19 state testing site at Killeen Special Events Center, 3301 S. WS Young Drive, has been extended. It will be open October 13 through 16 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and October 17 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Registration can be completed in advanc...

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City News
Posted on: October 9, 2020

10-9-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Avenue A and 8th Street

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued October 6, 2020 at 3 p.m. for properties located at 415 E. Avenue A and 716,800, 802 and 808 N. 8th Street is lifted effective immediately.

A water line break interrupted service and necessitated a boil water order.

Service has be...

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City News
Posted on: October 8, 2020

10-8-20 Advance Boil Water Notice for Properties on College, Young, Dunn, Dean, Garth

Service to be interrupted for move to new water main.

10-9-20 Update: The boil water notice issued yesterday and effective Monday (see below) has been canceled. The work will be rescheduled.

A boil water notice is issued effective October 12, 2020 for properties located at the following addresses:

  • 1101 to 1314...
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Posted on: October 6, 2020

10-6-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on Avenue A and 8th Street

Water line break interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective immediately October 6, 2020 at 3 p.m. for properties located at 415 E. Avenue A and 716,800, 802 and 808 N. 8th Street.

A water line break has interrupted water service. Crews are on site making repairs. Once repairs...

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City News
Posted on: October 6, 2020

10-6-20 Youth Athletic Programs Registering Now

Opportunities for soccer and basketball skill camps and league play.

Registration is open for Killeen Recreation youth soccer and basketball camps and leagues.

Lonestar Soccer Club is offering Friday Fun Nights October 9 and November 6 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Lions Club Park. These mini camps are for players ages U4 to U14 a...

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City News
Posted on: October 6, 2020

10-6-20 City Offices Closed in Observance of Columbus Day

All City offices will reopen Tuesday.

City of Killeen offices will be closed Monday, October 12, in observance of Columbus Day.

Emergency services will operate without interruption.

Garbage collection will run on its normal schedule, but Killeen Transfer Station and Killeen Recycling Center wil...

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City News
Posted on: October 6, 2020

10-6-20 Barktoberfest is this Saturday

Free fun for you and your furry friend!

Barktoberfest is scheduled this Saturday, October 10, and all dogs are invited to enjoy some free four-legged fun.

In-person Barktoberfest activities are scheduled October 10 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Killeen Animal Shelter. Activities for people and pups ...

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City News
Posted on: October 5, 2020

10-5-20 Lane Closures on Kern, Garth and Fairview

Closures are to improve water infrastructure and services in northwest Killeen.

The following lane closures are planned October 6 through 9 as water infrastructure improvements continue in northwest Killeen:

  • Kern Road, between Hillcrest Drive and Walton Walker Drive
  • Garth Drive, from Kern Road to Valley Road
  • The intersection of Fairview...
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City News
Posted on: October 1, 2020

10-1-20 City Wishes Trick-or-Treaters a Safe Halloween

Door-to-door trick-or-treating recommended from 6 to 8 p.m. with precautions to limit virus spread.

Halloween is Saturday, October 31, and the City of Killeen recommends trick-or-treating door-to-door between the hours of 6 and 8 p.m. Children should always be accompanied by an adult.

 Households that wish to distribute candy should turn the fro...

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City News
Posted on: October 1, 2020

10-1-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Kirk

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued September 29, 2020 for properties located at 1700 to 1911 Kirk Avenue is lifted effective immediately.

 A water tap repair interrupted service and necessitated a boil water order.

 Service has been restored, and ...

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City News
Posted on: September 30, 2020

9-30-20 Free Fall Trash Collection October 5 through 9

Bulky trash collection helps reduce illegal dumping.

The City of Killeen is offering a free additional solid waste service October 5 through 9 to help residents dispose of bulky items and prevent illegal dumping. Items such as furniture, appliances and boxes will be picked up at curbside on scheduled regula...

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City News
Posted on: September 29, 2020

9-29-20 Calling All Dogs to Barktoberfest October 10

Free fun for you and your furry friend!

Barktoberfest, Killeen’s signature dog event, is scheduled October 10. This year’s event features a change of venue and new activities, but it remains free and open to the public.

The Pooch Pageant will be virtual with submissions and v...

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City News
Posted on: September 29, 2020

9-29-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on Kirk

Water tap repair interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective immediately September 29, 2020 at 11 a.m. for properties located at 1700 to 1911 Kirk Avenue.

A water tap repair has interrupted water service. Crews are on site making repairs. Once repairs are complete and service ...

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City News
Posted on: September 28, 2020

9-28-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Priest, Wolf and Hallmark

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued September 23, 2020 is lifted effective immediately for properties located at the following addresses:

  • 301 to 613 Priest Drive
  • 403 to 621 Wolf Street
  • 403 to 413 Hallmark Avenue

A water line break repair interrupted service and necess...

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City News
Posted on: September 24, 2020

9-24-20 Temporary COVID-19 Test Site in Killeen

Testing is free, and registration is available in advance or on site.

A temporary COVID-19 state testing site will be established in Killeen September 28 through October 10. It will be open Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Killeen Special Events Center, 3301 S. WS Young Drive. Tests are free, and registratio...

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City News
Posted on: September 23, 2020

9-23-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on Priest, Wolf and Hallmark

Water line break interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective immediately September 23, 2020 at 3 p.m. for properties located at the following addresses:

  • 301 to 613 Priest Drive
  • 403 to 621 Wolf Street
  • 403 to 413 Hallmark Avenue

A water line break has interrupted water service. Cre...

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City News
Posted on: September 23, 2020

9-23-20 Lane Closure on N. WS Young Extended to Thursday

Closure to repair a sewer line.

The southbound lane of North WS Young Drive, from Peebles Drive to Poage Avenue, will be closed Thursday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Traffic will be diverted around the site. All lanes will be reopened after work hours.

 This closure is are for a sewer ...

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City News
Posted on: September 22, 2020

9-22-20 Senior Citizens Invited for Root Beer Floats Thursday

Senior centers remain closed due to COVID-19.

Senior citizens are invited to the Killeen Community Center for free root beer floats Thursday from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

To assure the safety of participants, seniors will stay in their vehicles for curbside delivery. Staff will prepare floats in one-time...

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City News
Posted on: September 18, 2020

9-18-20 Lane Closure on N. WS Young Tuesday and Wednesday

Closure to repair a sewer line.

The southbound lane of North WS Young Drive, from Peebles Drive to Poage Avenue, will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday. Traffic will be diverted around the site. All lanes will be reopened after work hours.

This closure is are for a se...

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City News
Posted on: September 18, 2020

9-18-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Coffield and Rancier

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued September 14, 2020 and effective September 15, 2020 is lifted effective immediately for properties located at:

  • 1102, 1103, 1105 and 1106 Coffield Street
  • 805, 829 and 903 W. Rancier Avenue

A scheduled water line connection was expec...

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City News
Posted on: September 17, 2020

9-17-20 Soccer Friday Fun Night October 9

Killeen Parks & Rec brings expert coaching to help develop skills of young athletes.

Killeen Recreation Services and Lonestar Soccer Club are hosting a free Friday Fun Night October 9 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Lions Club Park.

Nationally licensed coaches will work with players on skill development through instruction and drills. Players ages ...

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City News
Posted on: September 17, 2020

9-17-20 Bulk and Excess Trash Disposal Opportunity September 19 through October 2

Temporary locations established for free disposal.

The City of Killeen Solid Waste Division is offering a free waste disposal opportunity September 19 through October 2 at locations throughout town.

Roll-off containers will be placed at the following locations to accept additional household waste and certa...

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City News
Posted on: September 16, 2020

9-16-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Spotted Horse

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued September 14, 2020 is lifted effective immediately for properties located at 3201 to 3307 Spotted Horse Drive.

A water tap repair interrupted service and necessitated a boil water order.

Service has been restored, and water qualit...

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City News
Posted on: September 15, 2020

9-15-20 Killeen Receives National Financial Awards

Financial report and budget honored for transparency.

The City of Killeen has earned two national awards from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA). The awards are the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its Fiscal Year 2018 comprehensive annual financial report ...

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City News
Posted on: September 14, 2020

9-14-20 Lane Closures on Rancier to begin Wednesday

Closures are to improve water infrastructure and services in northwest Killeen.

Rancier Avenue will experience closure of both eastbound lanes between Rocky Lane and Valley Road beginning Wednesday. Closures will be in place each weekday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. through September 25. All lanes will be reopened after work hours.

These clo...

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City News
Posted on: September 14, 2020

9-14-20 Lane Closure on Rancier at Bundrant Tuesday

Closure to repair a water line.

The outside westbound lane of Rancier Avenue near the intersection of Bundrant Drive will be closed from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, September 15. The inside westbound lane will remain open during work hours.

This closure is are for a water line location and...

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City News
Posted on: September 14, 2020

9-14-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on Spotted Horse Drive

Water tap repair interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective immediately September 14, 2020 for properties located at the 3201 to 3307 Spotted Horse Drive.

A water tap repair has interrupted water service. Crews are on site making repairs. Once repairs are complete and service...

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City News
Posted on: September 14, 2020

9-14-20 Advance Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on Coffield and Rancier

Water line connection to interrupt service.

A boil water notice is issued effective September 15, 2020 for properties located at the following addresses:

  • 1102, 1103, 1105 and 1106 Coffield Street
  • 805, 829 and 903 W. Rancier Avenue

Contractors will be installing a new water line connection and must int...

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City News
Posted on: September 12, 2020

9-12-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Nancy

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued September 8, 2020 is lifted effective immediately for properties located at 101 to 206 Nancy Drive

A water tap repair interrupted service and necessitated a boil water order.

Service has been restored, and water quality tests have...

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City News
Posted on: September 11, 2020

9-11-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Priest, Wolf and Hallmark

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued September 8, 2020 is lifted effective immediately for the following properties:

  • 301 to 613 Priest Drive
  • 403 to 621 Wolf Street
  • 403 to 413 Hallmark Avenue

A water line break interrupted service and necessitated a boil water order.

Ser...

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City News
Posted on: September 8, 2020

9-8-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on Priest, Wolf and Hallmark

Water line break interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective immediately September 8, 2020 at 4 p.m. for properties located at the following addresses:

  • 301 to 613 Priest Drive
  • 403 to 621 Wolf Street
  • 403 to 413 Hallmark Avenue

A water line break has interrupted water service. Crew...

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City News
Posted on: September 8, 2020

9-8-20 Tire Recycling Event Saturday

Killeen residents can dispose of certain tires free.

City of Killeen residents can participate in a free tire recycling event Saturday, September 12, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Killeen Special Events Center, 3301 S. WS Young Drive.

Four car or light truck tires up to 22 inches will be accepted per household. P...

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City News
Posted on: September 8, 2020

9-8-20 Utility Collections Drive-Through Closed Wednesday

One-day closure to install new equipment.

All drive through lanes at Killeen Utility Collections will be closed Wednesday, September 9. All services will be available in the lobby for the day.

This closure is for the installation of new drive-through equipment. All lanes are expected to reopen Thu...

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City News
Posted on: September 8, 2020

9-8-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on Nancy

Water tap repair interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective immediately September 8, 2020 at 10 a.m. for properties located at 101 to 206 Nancy Drive.

A water tap repair has interrupted water service. Once repairs are complete and service is restored, all water must be boiled...

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City News
Posted on: September 6, 2020

9-6-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on 10th, Harris and Sprott

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued September 3, 2020 is lifted effective immediately for the following properties:

  • 803, 805 and 806 N. 10th Street
  • 501 Harris Avenue
  • 418 E. Sprott Street

A water line break interrupted service and necessitated a boil water order.

Servic...

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City News
Posted on: September 3, 2020

9-3-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on 10th, Harris and Sprott

Water line break repair interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective immediately September 3, 2020 at 2:30 p.m. for properties located at:

  • 803, 805 and 806 N. 10th Street
  • 501 Harris Avenue
  • 418 E. Sprott Street

A water line break has interrupted water service. Repairs are being made. Once...

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City News
Posted on: September 1, 2020

9-1-20 POSTPONED: Lane Closure on Rancier at 38th Street Wednesday

Closure to repair a water line.

The inside eastbound lane of Rancier Avenue near the intersection of 38th Street will be closed from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, September 2. The outside eastbound lane will remain open during work hours.

This closure is are for a water line repair and cre...

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City News
Posted on: August 28, 2020

8-28-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Attas, Avenue E and 20th

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued August 26, 2020 is lifted effective immediately for the following properties:

  • 1001 to 1108 Attas Avenue
  • 1003 to 1110 E. Avenue E
  • 101 N. 20th Street

Repairs to a water line break interrupted service and necessitated a boil water orde...

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City News
Posted on: August 27, 2020

8-27-20 City Offices Closed in Observance of Labor Day

All City offices will reopen September 8.

City of Killeen offices will be closed September 7 in observance of Labor Day.

Emergency services will operate without interruption.

Garbage collection will run on its normal schedule, but Killeen Transfer Station and Killeen Recycling Center will be closed...

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City News
Posted on: August 27, 2020

8-27-20 School Zone Light Testing Friday

Enforcement begins Monday.

School zone flashing lights will be active in Killeen Friday in preparation for the first day of in-person school September 1.

City crews will be testing the lights to ensure proper functionality and timing. Motorists should observe school zones and adjust...

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City News
Posted on: August 27, 2020

8-27-20 Killeen Youth Advisory Commission is Recruiting Members

Positions open for Killeen students in grades 4th through 12th.

Applications are being accepted for Killeen Youth Advisory Commission, and area students are encouraged to apply.

The Youth Advisory Commission (YAC) mission is to provide opportunities for youth in our community to create effective change through voluntee...

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City News
Posted on: August 26, 2020

8-26-20 Mobile COVID-19 Test Sites in Killeen August 27-29

Testing is free, and registration is available in advance or on site.

Killeen will host three free COVID-19 state mobile testing sites this week. Tests will be administered from noon to 8 p.m. on each of the following dates:

  • Thursday, August 27, Killeen Civic & Conference Center, 3601 S. WS Young Drive (enter from Elms R...
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City News
Posted on: August 26, 2020

8-26-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on Attas, Avenue E and 20th

Water line break repair interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective immediately August 26, 2020at 9:30 a.m. for properties located at:

  • 1001 to 1108 Attas Avenue
  • 1003 to 1110 E. Avenue E
  • 101 N. 20th Street

A water line break has interrupted water service. Repairs are being made. Once ser...

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City News
Posted on: August 25, 2020

8-25-20 Mobile COVID-19 Test Site in Killeen August 27

Testing is free, and registration is available in advance or on site.

Killeen will host a free COVID-19 state mobile testing site Thursday, August 27, from noon to 8 p.m. at Killeen Civic & Conference Center, 3601 S. WS Young Drive. Access will be from Elms Road.

Appointments can be made on site or in advance at https://...

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City News
Posted on: August 25, 2020

8-25-20 Registration Open for Fall Youth Sports

Volleyball, baseball and softball opportunities for boys and girls.

Killeen Parks & Rec is hosting fall youth volleyball, baseball and softball. Registration is open now.

Youth baseball and softball are registering through September 18. The cost is $100 per team. Travel, select and showcase teams can register by divisi...

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City News
Posted on: August 24, 2020

8-24-20 Lane Closure on Fairview Drive

Closures are to improve water infrastructure and services in northwest Killeen.

Fairview Drive, from Williamson Drive to Valley Road, will experience daily lane closures from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. August 25 through 28. One lane will remain open to through traffic during work hours, and all lanes will be reopened after work hours....

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Posted on: August 21, 2020

8-21-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Rancier and Coffield

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued August 16, 2020 and effective August 18, 2020 is lifted effective immediately for the following properties:

  • 805, 829 and 903 Rancier Avenue
  • 1102, 1103, 1105 and 1106 Coffield Street

Scheduled installation of a water line caused an ...

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City News
Posted on: August 19, 2020

8-19-20 Killeen Transfer Station Closed

Regular trash collections remain on schedule.

The City of Killeen Transfer Station is closed to the public indefinitely following an overnight fire. Regular residential and commercial collection schedules are not affected.

An inspection is underway to determine the extent of damage. The facility will ...

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City News
Posted on: August 16, 2020

8-16-20 Advance Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on Rancier and Coffield

Scheduled water line installation to interrupt service.

A boil water notice is issued effective August 18, 2020 for properties located at the following addresses:

  • 805, 829 and 903 Rancier Avenue
  • 1102, 1103, 1105 and 1106 Coffield Street

The scheduled installation of a new water line will interrupt water service. ...

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City News
Posted on: August 14, 2020

8-14-20 Citizens Encouraged to Apply for Board and Commission Appointments

Applications due by August 18.

Killeen City Council will be making appointments to various city boards and commissions, and citizens are encouraged to apply for consideration by August 18.

Killeen residents have the opportunity to serve the community as members of boards and commissions...

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City News
Posted on: August 11, 2020

8-11-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Onion Road

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued August 9, 2020 for 4203, 4205, 4302 and 4304 Onion Road has been lifted effective immediately.

Repair of a water line break caused an interruption in water service and necessitated a boil water order.

Service has been restored, an...

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City News
Posted on: August 9, 2020

8-9-21 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on Onion Road

Water line break repair interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective immediately August 9, 2020at 8:30 p.m. for properties located at 4203, 4205, 4302 and 4304 Onion Road.

A water line break has interrupted water service. Repairs are being made. Once service is restored, all water mus...

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City News
Posted on: August 9, 2020

8-9-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Ridgeway, Alta Vista and Chippendale

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued August 5, 2020 has been lifted effective immediately for the following properties:

  • 1102 to 1104 Ridgeway Drive
  • 1101 to 1221 Alta Vista Drive
  • 1116 to 1232 and 1700 to 1719 Chippendale Drive

Contractors working in the area damaged a w...

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City News
Posted on: August 7, 2020

8-7-20 Street Maintenance to Start August 10

Monthly Street Maintenance Fee provides funding for road surface improvement projects.

Street maintenance is scheduled to begin in five Killeen areas August 10. The following streets will receive maintenance over the next two weeks:

  • Area 1
    • Alvin Drive
    • Deorsam Loop
    • Freda Drive
    • Judy Drive
  • Area 2
    • Chisolm Trail
    • John Chisolm Loop
    • Panhandle Drive
    • Pasture C...
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Posted on: August 7, 2020

8-7-20 Alternating Lane Closures on Rancier

Closures are to improve water infrastructure and services in northwest Killeen.

Rancier Avenue, between Rocky Lane and Coffield Street, will experience alternating east- and westbound lane closures weekdays from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. August 10 through 13. All lanes will be reopened after work hours.

These closures are for the Waterline Reh...

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City News
Posted on: August 6, 2020

8-6-20 Registration Open for Youth Volleyball

Fall volleyball includes youth league and camp for boys and girls.

Killeen Parks & Rec is hosting a co-ed youth volleyball league and camp this fall. Registration is open now.

Youth co-ed volleyball league is scheduled October 17 through November 21 and is open to children ages 7 to 12. Player ability assessments will...

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City News
Posted on: August 5, 2020

8-5-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on McLintock Cove

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued August 3, 2020 for properties located at 800 to 910 McLintock Cove has been lifted effective immediately.

Contractors working in the area hit a water line causing an interruption in water service and necessitating a boil water or...

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City News
Posted on: August 5, 2020

8-5-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on Ridgeway, Alta Vista and Chippendale

Water line break repair interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective immediately August 5, 2020 for properties located at the following addresses:

  • 1102 to 1104 Ridgeway Drive
  • 1101 to 1221 Alta Vista Drive
  • 1116 to 1232 and 1700 to 1719 Chippendale Drive

Contractors working in the area dam...

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City News
Posted on: August 4, 2020

8-4-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on McLintock Cove

Water line break repair interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective immediately August 3, 2020 for properties located at 800 to 910 McLintock Cove.

Contractors working in the area damaged a water line causing an interruption in water service. Repairs have been made, and service has b...

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City News
Posted on: August 3, 2020

8-3-20 Farmers Market Week August 2 through 8

Mayor to issue proclamation.

August 2 through 8 is recognized as National Farmers Market Week, and the Downtown Killeen Farmers Market will mark the occasion Tuesday. Mayor Jose Segarra will present a proclamation at 4 p.m. There will also be entertainment and a drawing.

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City News
Posted on: August 1, 2020

8-1-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Garth and Kern

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued July 29 for properties located at 1106 to 1314 Garth Drive and 501 to 708 Kern Road has been lifted effective immediately.

Contractors working in the area hit a water line causing an interruption in water service and necessitatin...

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City News
Posted on: July 29, 2020

7-29-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on Garth and Kern

Water line break repair interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective immediately July 29, 2020 at 12:30 p.m. for properties located at 1106 to 1314 Garth Drive and 501 to 708 Kern Road.

Contractors working in the area hit a water line causing an interruption in water service. The cont...

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City News
Posted on: July 27, 2020

7-27-20 Killeen Animal Shelter Adjusts Friday Adoption Hours

Animals ready for adoption can be viewed online any time.

Killeen Animal Shelter has adjusted its business hours. Beginning July 31, the shelter will be open Fridays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

This change closes the shelter to the public one hour early to allow staff to participate in customer service training.

Adoptio...

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City News
Posted on: July 25, 2020

7-25-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Fort Hood Road

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued July 23 for properties located at 5900, 6000 and 6300 Fort Hood Road has been lifted effective immediately.

A water line break repair interrupted service necessitating a boil water order.

Service has been restored, and water quali...

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City News
Posted on: July 24, 2020

7-24-20 Lane Closures Continue on W. Dean, Garth and Williamson

Closures are to improve water infrastructure and services in northwest Killeen.

Water infrastructure improvements continue in north Killeen. The following lane closures will occur weekdays from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 27 through August 7.

  • W. Dean Avenue, from Garth Drive to Walton Walker Road
  • Garth Drive, from W. Dean Avenue to ...
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City News
Posted on: July 23, 2020

7-23-20 Public Invited to Budget Briefing July 28

Entire proposed budget document is available online.

City Manager Kent Cagle delivered his Fiscal Year 2021 Proposed Annual Budget to City Council and made it available for public review July 7. He will host a budget briefing for the public July 28 at 5 p.m. at City Hall.

The entire 423-page budget document ...

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City News
Posted on: July 23, 2020

7-23-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on Fort Hood Road

Water line break repair interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective immediately July 23, 2020 at 1 p.m. for properties located at 5900, 6000 and 6300 Fort Hood Road.

A water line break occurred causing an interruption in water service. Crews are on site making the repair and working ...

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City News
Posted on: July 22, 2020

7-22-20 Mobile COVID-19 Test Sites in Killeen July 23-25

Testing is free, and registration is available in advance or on site.

Killeen will host three free COVID-19 state mobile testing sites this week:

  • Thursday, July 23, from noon to 8 p.m. at Killeen Special Events Center, 3301 S. WS Young Drive
  • Friday, July 24, from noon to 8 p.m. at Leo Buckley Stadium, 500 N. 38th Street
  • Saturd...
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City News
Posted on: July 21, 2020

7-21-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Yates, Laura and Burk

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued July 20 for properties located at 123 to 479 Yates Road, 168 to 684 Laura Drive and 103 to 294 Burk Drive has been lifted effective immediately.

A water main break on Yates Road interrupted service necessitating a boil water orde...

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City News
Posted on: July 20, 2020

7-20-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on Yates, Laura and Burk

Water main break repair interrupts service.

A boil water notice is issued effective immediately July 20, 2020 at 10 a.m. for properties located at 123 to 479 Yates Road, 168 to 684 Laura Drive and 103 to 294 Burk Drive.

A water main break on Yates Road has interrupted water services. Crews are on si...

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City News
Posted on: July 17, 2020

7-17-20 Lane Closures on W. Dean, Garth and Williamson

Closures are to improve water infrastructure and services in northwest Killeen.

Water infrastructure improvements will continue next week in north Killeen. The following lane closures will occur from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 20 through 24.

  • W. Dean Avenue, from Garth Drive to Walton Walker Road
  • Garth Drive, from W. Dean Avenue to ...
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City News
Posted on: July 17, 2020

7-17-20 Alternating Lane Closures on Rancier

Closures are to improve water infrastructure and services in northwest Killeen.

Rancier Avenue, between Rocky Lane and Valley Road, will experience alternating east- and westbound lane closures weekdays from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 20 through August 14. All lanes will be reopened after work hours.

These closures are for the Waterline Re...

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City News
Posted on: July 17, 2020

7-17-20 Street Maintenance Continues in North Killeen

Monthly Street Maintenance Fee provides funding for road surface improvement projects.

Street maintenance is scheduled in two north Killeen areas next week. Area 2 is generally bounded by Fort Hood on the north, Rancier Avenue on the south, N. 10th Street on the east and N. 2nd Street on the west. Area 3 is generally bounded by Rancier Aven...

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City News
Posted on: July 16, 2020

7-16-20 Rosewood Drive Extension to Open

Heritage Oaks Hike and Bike Trail remains closed for finishing work.

The southern extension of Rosewood Drive will open tomorrow at 10 a.m. The Heritage Oaks Hike and Bike Trail portion of the project remains closed for finishing work.

The Rosewood Drive extension project began in the Spring of 2018 with an anticipated Summ...

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City News
Posted on: July 13, 2020

7-13-20 Summer Athletic Camps have Spots Remaining

Killeen Parks & Rec brings expert coaching to help develop skills of young athletes.

Spots remain in athletic camps and workshops scheduled in July. Killeen Parks & Rec will host three athletic development programs to bring expert coaching to area athletes.

Maximize Potential is offering Athlete Speed School July 18 and 25 from 10 to 1...

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City News
Posted on: July 13, 2020

7-13-20 Street Maintenance Scheduled in North Killeen

Monthly Street Maintenance Fee provides funding for road surface improvement projects.

Street maintenance is scheduled in north Killeen Wednesday through Friday. The following streets are scheduled for maintenance July 15 through 17:

  • Wednesday, July 15
  • Belt Loop
  • Beretta Drive
  • Casey Drive
  • Coy Drive
  • Kim Drive
  • Terry Drive
  • Tracey Ann Lane
  • Thursday, July...
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City News
Posted on: July 13, 2020

7-13-20 Alternating Lane Closures on Rancier

Closures are to improve water infrastructure and services in northwest Killeen.

Rancier Avenue, between Rocky Lane and Coffield Street, will experience alternating east- and westbound lane closures weekdays from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. through July 17. All lanes will be reopened after work hours.

These closures are for the Waterline Rehab Ph...

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City News
Posted on: July 13, 2020

7-13-20 Chaparral Road Closure begins Today

Closure is to realign roadway for Killeen High School 6.

Chaparral Road is closed from Polmont Drive to Cedar Ridge Circle. All traffic will be detoured for approximately 45 days.

This closure is for road construction activities related to the Killeen High School 6 project. The section of Chaparral Road will be ...

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City News
Posted on: July 13, 2020

7-13-20 Lane Closures on W. Dean, Garth and Williamson

Closures are to improve water infrastructure and services in northwest Killeen.

W. Dean Avenue, from College Street to Garth Drive, Garth Drive, from W. Dean Avenue to Valley Road, and Williamson Drive, from Hillcrest Drive to Walton Walker Drive, will experience daily lane closures from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. through July 17. One lane wil...

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City News
Posted on: July 13, 2020

7-13-20 Anna Lee Drive Closure this Week

Closure for installation of sewer service.

Anna Lee Drive, from Ricks Road to Old FM 440, is closed to through traffic daily from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Friday. All lanes will be reopened after work hours.

This closure is for installation of sewer service, and crews must enter the roadway to comp...

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City News
Posted on: July 9, 2020

7-9-20 Family Aquatics Center Open Weekends

Long Branch Pool adjusts to weekday only schedule.

The Family Aquatics Center at Lions Club Park will open from noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays beginning July 11. It is closed weekdays.

In order to comply with state COVID-19 protocols, capacity will be limited to 300 people. Pool and lounge areas will...

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City News
Posted on: July 7, 2020

7-7-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on Golden Eagle Drive

Water service interrupted to complete repair.

A boil water notice is issued effective July 7, 2020 at 12:30 p.m. for properties located at 2100 to 2205 Golden Eagle Drive.

Water system repair requires interruption of service to complete the work. Crews will remain on site until the repair is completed...

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City News
Posted on: July 7, 2020

7-7-20 Lane Closures on Williamson, Whitlow and Garth

Closures are to improve water infrastructure and services in northwest Killeen.

Williamson Drive, Whitlow Drive and Garth Drive, between Whitlow Drive and W. Dean Avenue, will experience daily lane closures July 7 through 10 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. One lane will remain open to through traffic during work hours, and all lanes will be re...

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City News
Posted on: July 2, 2020

7-2-20 Killeen Main Library to Resume Curbside Service

Change made to ensure health and safety of patrons and staff.

Killeen Main Library will return to curbside only service Monday. Regular hours will be 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday. The Main Library is located at 205 E. Church Street.

Patrons can reserve materials and schedule curbside pick-up by calling...

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City News
Posted on: July 2, 2020

7-2-20 Summer Athletic Camps Registering Now

Killeen Parks & Rec brings expert coaching to help develop skills of young athletes.

Area youth can develop athletic skills this summer by participating in July camps and workshops.

Maximize Potential is offering Athlete Speed School July 18 and 25 from 10 to 10:45 a.m. at Lions Club Park. Sessions are for athletes age 12 and older and foc...

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City News
Posted on: July 2, 2020

7-2-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on N. 38th and Atkinson

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued June 29 has been lifted effective immediately for properties located at 502, 506, 912 and 922 N. 38th Street and 3209 Atkinson Street.

Scheduled replacement of a water line valve interrupted service necessitating a boil water ord...

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City News
Posted on: July 1, 2020

7-1-20 Mayor Segarra Issues Directive #4 Requiring Masks in Killeen

Masks are required for people in public and in businesses through July.

Killeen Mayor Jose Segarra issued Directive #4 today requiring all people age 10 and older in Killeen to wear face coverings while in public places where six feet of physical distance cannot be maintained. It also requires businesses in Killeen to require...

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City News
Posted on: June 29, 2020

6-29-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on N. 38th and Atkinson

Scheduled water line valve repair will interrupt service.

A boil water notice is issued effective Monday, June 29, 2020 at 10 p.m. for properties located at 502, 506, 912 and 922 N. 38th Street and 3209 Atkinson Street.

A contractor will be replacing a water line valve and must interrupt service to complete the w...

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City News
Posted on: June 27, 2020

6-27-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Illinois, Missouri, Estelle and Arkansas

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued June 22 has been lifted effective immediately at the following addresses:

  • 2000 Trimmier Road
  • 1005 to 1413 Illinois Avenue
  • 1206, 1300 to 1413 and 1501 Missouri Avenue
  • 1906 Estelle Avenue
  • 1300 to 1413 and 1500 Arkansas Avenue

Scheduled ...

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Posted on: June 26, 2020

6-26-20 Movies in Your Park Canceled

The film will be rescheduled as soon as possible.

Killeen’s free Movies in Your Park feature scheduled for Friday, June 26, at dusk, has been canceled due to high winds. The feature, Playing with Fire, will be rescheduled.

The remaining series schedule is as follows:

July 10 Wonder Park, PGJuly 2...

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City News
Posted on: June 25, 2020

6-25-20 City Office Closures July 3 and 4

All offices reopen Monday, July 6.

City offices will be closed in observance of Independence Day July 3 and 4.

Emergency services will operate without interruption.

Garbage collection will run on its normal schedule. Solid Waste administrative offices will be closed July 3. Killeen Recycling...

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City News
Posted on: June 22, 2020

6-22-20 Movies in Your Park Series Continues Friday

Free family film fun.

Killeen’s free 2020 Movies in Your Park series continues Friday, June 26, at dusk at Killeen Amphitheater, located next to the Killeen Community Center. The featured presentation will be Playing with Fire.

The remaining series schedule is as foll...

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City News
Posted on: June 22, 2020

6-22-20 Veterans Memorial Boulevard Signal Removal Process Begins

Permanent stop sign to be placed for 20th Street traffic.

The traffic signal at the intersection of Veterans Memorial Boulevard and 20th Street is scheduled for removal. A 30-day transition period begins today.

The intersection has been functioning with temporary stop signs in all directions since the signal beca...

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City News
Posted on: June 22, 2020

6-22-20 Mobile COVID-19 Test Site in Killeen Tuesday

Testing is by appointment or walk-in for those with qualifying symptoms.

Killeen will host a COVID-19 state mobile testing site Tuesday, June 23, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Killeen Civic & Conference Center, 3601 S. WS Young Drive. Tests are free.

Appointments can be made by calling 512-883-2400 or online at https://txcovidte...

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City News
Posted on: June 20, 2020

6-20-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for 2nd, Prather and Vardeman

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued June 17 has been lifted effective immediately at the following addresses:

  • 1002 to 1208 and 1301 to 1304 S. 2nd Street
  • 100 to 113 Prather Drive
  • 105 to 205 E. Vardeman Avenue

A water main break interrupted water service and necessitat...

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City News
Posted on: June 19, 2020

6-19-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for 3200 to 3322 Rancier

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued June 17 for properties located at 3200 to 3322 Rancier Avenue has been lifted effective immediately.

Scheduled maintenance interrupted water service and necessitated a boil water order.

Water quality tests have been completed, and...

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City News
Posted on: June 19, 2020

6-19-20 Boil Water Notice Issued Monday for Illinois, Missouri, Estelle and Arkansas

Scheduled water line repair will interrupt service.

A boil water notice is issued effective Monday, June 22, 2020 at 7 a.m. for properties located at the following addresses:

  • 2000 Trimmier Road
  • 1005 to 1413 Illinois Avenue
  • 1206, 1300 to 1413 and 1501 Missouri Avenue
  • 1906 Estelle Avenue
  • 1300 to 1413 and 1500 Ark...
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City News
Posted on: June 17, 2020

6-17-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for 3200 to 3322 Rancier

Water main break has interrupted service.

A boil water notice is issued effective immediately June 17, 2020 for properties located at 3200 to 3322 Rancier Avenue.

Scheduled maintenance requires interrupting water service, which necessitates a boil water order. Crews are on site and will remain unt...

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City News
Posted on: June 17, 2020

6-17-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for 2nd, Prather and Vardeman

Water main break has interrupted service.

A boil water notice is issued effective immediately June 17, 2020 for properties located at the following addresses:

  • 1002 to 1208 and 1301 to 1304 S. 2nd Street
  • 100 to 113 Prather Drive
  • 105 to 205 E. Vardeman Avenue

A water main break has interrupted service,...

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City News
Posted on: June 17, 2020

6-17-20 Killeen Public Library Encouraging Return of Materials

Overdue book amnesty offered with donation.

Killeen Public Library is seeking the return of overdue items. Through June 27, materials can be returned to either library location. Overdue fees will be waived with donation of any of the following items:

  • Bag of rice
  • Bag of dried beans
  • Bag of dried pasta
  • Dr...
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City News
Posted on: June 16, 2020

6-16-20 Mobile COVID-19 Test Sites in Killeen Friday and Saturday

Testing is by appointment for those with qualifying symptoms.

Killeen will host two COVID-19 state mobile testing sites this week. Tests are free but limited.

Test sites will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the following schedule:

Friday, June 19             &...

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City News
Posted on: June 12, 2020

6-12-20 Boil Water Order Lifted on Massey and Wood

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued June 10 for properties located at 1106 to 1316 Massey Street and 1903 to 2006 Wood Avenue has been lifted effective immediately.

A water main break interrupted water service and necessitated a boil water order.

Water quality tests...

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City News
Posted on: June 12, 2020

6-12-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Bishop Drive

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued June 10 for properties located at 606 to 625 Bishop Drive has been lifted effective immediately.

A water main break interrupted water service and necessitated a boil water order.

Water quality tests have been completed, and the wa...

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City News
Posted on: June 12, 2020

6-12-20 Alternating Lane Closures on Rancier Extended

Closure for installation of water service.

Rancier Avenue, between Massey Street and Jackson Street, will continue to experience alternating east- and westbound lane closures weekdays through June 19 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. All lanes will be reopened after work hours.

These closures are for installat...

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City News
Posted on: June 12, 2020

6-12-20 Aqua Fitness Classes Offered at Long Branch Pool

Aqua Zumba and Tabata are a cool way to get fit.

Aqua Fitness classes are scheduled to begin at Long Branch Pool June 17. Classes are offered on Wednesdays and Fridays from 9 to 9:45 a.m. through August 7.

Aqua Zumba is offered Wednesdays. The class incorporates traditional Zumba Latin dance moves with u...

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City News
Posted on: June 12, 2020

6-11-20 Internal Auditor Releases Report on Golf Course Transition

New course management shows progress toward financial sustainability.

City Auditor Matthew Grady performed an independent examination of the finances of Stonetree Golf Club in its first year since transitioning from public to private management. He has published his findings for public review.

Stonetree Golf Club, originally...

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City News
Posted on: June 11, 2020

6-11-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Bishop Drive

Water main break has interrupted service.

A boil water notice is issued effective immediately June 10, 2020 for properties located at 606 to 625 Bishop Drive.

A water main break has interrupted service, which necessitates a boil water order. Once service is restored, all water must be boiled prior...

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City News
Posted on: June 10, 2020

6-10-20 Boil Water Order Issued for Massey and Wood

Water main break has interrupted water service.

A boil water notice is issued effective immediately June 10, 2020 for properties located at 1106 to 1316 Massey Street and 1903 to 2006 Wood Avenue.

A water main break has interrupted service, which necessitates a boil water order. Crews are on site and wi...

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City News
Posted on: June 9, 2020

6-9-20 Alternating Lane Closures on Rancier through Friday

Closure for installation of water service.

Rancier Avenue, between Massey Street and Jackson Street, will experience alternating east- and westbound lane closures through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. All lanes will be reopened after work hours.

These closures are for installation of water service t...

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City News
Posted on: June 9, 2020

6-9-20 Lifeguards Needed to Open City Pools

Students can earn money and gain work experience this summer.

Dozens of lifeguard positions are still available for students age 16 and older. Applications can be submitted online now at KilleenTexas.gov/Jobs.

The City of Killeen hires lifeguards each year to open pools for the summer swim season. Long Branch Pool wi...

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City News
Posted on: June 9, 2020

6-9-20 Seniors Invited to Virtual Tour of New North Side Senior Center Concept

Reservations are required to maintain social distancing.

Seniors are invited to take a virtual tour of the proposed design for redevelopment of the Bob Gilmore Senior Center. In-person viewing opportunities are scheduled at Killeen Community Center Room W200 on the following dates and times:

Friday, June 12 &...

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City News
Posted on: June 8, 2020

6-8-20 Downtown Killeen Farmers Market Open Tuesdays

New vendors add to weekly market offerings.

The Downtown Killeen Farmers Market will be open Tuesday from 3 to 6 p.m. in the Santa Fe Plaza parking lot between Gray Street and 8th Street.

Local farmers, bakers and specialty product makers will have tents to sell their goods like fruits and vegetable...

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City News
Posted on: June 8, 2020

6-8-20 Low Cost Pet Vaccinations Offered June 17

Vaccinating dogs and cats prevents disease.

Killeen Animal Services will host a low cost pet vaccination clinic June 17 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Killeen Special Events Center, 3301 S. WS Young Drive. All pets must arrive on a leash or in a carrier.

Complete yearly vaccinations for cats and dogs are just ...

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City News
Posted on: June 8, 2020

6-8-20 Long Branch Pool Opens for the Summer June 12

Pool season open through Labor Day.

Long Branch Pool opens for the summer swim season June 12. The pool is located on the west side of Long Branch Park, 1101 Branch Drive.

Long Branch Pool will be open Tuesday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Daily admission is free for children thre...

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City News
Posted on: June 7, 2020

6-7-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Brookside Apartment Complex

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued June 5 at 5 p.m. for Brookside Apartment Complex located at 3604 S. WS Young Drive has been lifted effective immediately.

A water main break interrupted water service and necessitated a boil water order.

Water quality tests have b...

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City News
Posted on: June 5, 2020

6-5-20 Rancier Lane Closure Monday and Tuesday

Closure for installation of water service.

The westbound outside lane of Rancier Avenue, between Massey Street and Jackson Street, will be closed Monday and Tuesday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. The lane will be reopened after work hours.

The closure is for installation of water service to Eastward Element...

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City News
Posted on: June 5, 2020

6-5-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Brookside Apartment Complex

Water main break has interrupted service.

A boil water notice is issued effective immediately June 5, 2020 at 5 p.m. for Brookside Apartment Complex located at 3604 S. WS Young Drive.

A water main break has interrupted service, which necessitates a boil water order. Crews are on site and will rema...

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City News
Posted on: June 5, 2020

6-5-20 City of Killeen Flag to be Lowered in Honor of Police Officer

Mayor honors Officer Todd Shoemaker and his service to the community.

Mayor Jose Segarra has ordered the City of Killeen flag to half-staff Monday and Tuesday in honor and memory of Killeen Police Officer Todd Shoemaker.

Shoemaker joined Killeen Police Department in January 2006 following more than 20 years of service in the...

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City News
Posted on: June 5, 2020

6-5-20 Movies in Your Park Series Premieres June 12

Free family film fun.

Killeen’s free 2020 Movies in Your Park series premieres June 12 at dusk at Killeen Amphitheater, located next to the Killeen Community Center. The featured presentation will be Frozen II.

The series schedule is as follows:

June 12 Frozen II, PGJu...

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City News
Posted on: June 4, 2020

6-4-20 Killeen Household Hazardous Waste Collection June 13

Residents can safely dispose of toxic household chemicals.

Residents of Killeen and surrounding communities are invited to participate in a free Household Hazardous Waste Collection event in Killeen Saturday, June 13, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Killeen Special Events Center, 3301 S. WS Young Drive.

Accepted mate...

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City News
Posted on: May 29, 2020

5-29-20 Killeen Consumer Confidence Report Confirms Excellent Water Quality

No testing violations noted in 2019.

The City of Killeen has released its 2019 Consumer Confidence Report to inform the public of the quality and safety of its drinking water. Killeen is proud to report that it had no water quality violations in the 2019 calendar year.

Extensive monitoring an...

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City News
Posted on: May 28, 2020

5-28-20 City Facilities Scheduled to Begin Reopening June 1

Modifications to hours and operating procedures should be expected.

The City of Killeen will begin reopening many of its facilities Monday, June 1. Operations at all locations will be modified to comply with federal standards and state guidelines.

In order to slow the spread of COVID-19, the City encourages the public to c...

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City News
Posted on: May 21, 2020

5-21-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Veterans Memorial, 53rd, 54th and 56th

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued May 18 and effective May 19, 2020 has been lifted effective immediately

for properties at the following addresses:

  • 4015, 4201, 4203, 4213, 4217 and 4307 E. Veterans Memorial Boulevard
  • 548 53rd Street
  • 512 through 539 54th Street
  • 502 t...
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City News
Posted on: May 21, 2020

5-21-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for Properties on Veterans Memorial

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued May 18 and effective May 19, 2020 for properties located at 3402, 3404, 3530, 3600, 3606, 3608, 3612, 3616 and 3716 E. Veterans Memorial Boulevard has been lifted effective immediately.

Scheduled replacement of a fire hydrant at ...

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City News
Posted on: May 18, 2020

5-18-20 Downtown Killeen Farmers Market Open Tuesdays

A dozen vendors expected at opening day.

Starting May 19, the Downtown Killeen Farmers Market will be open Tuesdays from 3 to 6 p.m. in the Santa Fe Plaza parking lot between Gray Street and 8th Street.

Local farmers, bakers and specialty product makers will have tents to sell their goods like fr...

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City News
Posted on: May 18, 2020

5-18-20 Municipal Offices Closed Memorial Day

Garbage collection will run on normal schedule.

City of Killeen offices will be closed Monday in observance of Memorial Day.

Emergency services will operate without interruption.

Garbage collection will run on its normal schedule, but the Transfer Station and Recycle Center will be closed.

Normal business...

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City News
Posted on: May 18, 2020

5-18-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on Veterans Memorial, 53rd, 54th and 56th

Water service will be interrupted during fire hydrant replacement.

A boil water notice is issued effective May 19, 2020 at 7 a.m. for properties located at the following addresses:

  • 4015, 4201, 4203, 4213, 4217 and 4307 E. Veterans Memorial Boulevard
  • 548 53rd Street
  • 512 through 539 54th Street
  • 502 through 535 56th Street

Sched...

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City News
Posted on: May 18, 2020

5-18-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for Properties on Veterans Memorial

Water service will be interrupted during fire hydrant replacement.

A boil water notice is issued effective May 19, 2020 at 7 a.m. for properties located at 3402, 3404, 3530, 3600, 3606, 3608, 3612, 3616 and 3716 E. Veterans Memorial Boulevard.

Scheduled replacement of a fire hydrant at 3716 E. Veterans Memorial Boulevard ...

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City News
Posted on: May 15, 2020

5-15-20 Recycling Centers Reopen Monday

Recycling trailers remain closed.

City of Killeen Solid Waste recycling services will resume Monday, May 18, at Killeen Recycling Center and Killeen Transfer Station. Recycling was suspended in March due to the COVID-19 situation.

Killeen Recycling Center is located at 111 E. Avenue F and ...

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City News
Posted on: May 15, 2020

5-15-20 Mobile COVID-19 Test Site in Killeen Monday

Testing is by appointment for those with qualifying symptoms.

Killeen will host a COVID-19 state mobile testing site Monday, May 18, downtown at N. 4th Street and Church Avenue. Tests are free, but patients must make an appointment and must be exhibiting symptoms.

Appointments can be made beginning Sunday, May 17, at...

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Posted on: May 13, 2020

5-13-20 Family Rec Center to Reopen Monday with Modified Operations

New social distancing, capacity and sanitary measures in place.

The Family Recreation Center at Lions Club Park will reopen Monday, May 18, with modified hours and operations. The center closed in March due to the COVID-19 situation, and its reopening is in compliance with state orders and federal guidelines.

Operating...

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City News
Posted on: May 11, 2020

5-11-20 Boil Water Order Lifted for N. 38th Street

Normal water usage may resume immediately.

A boil water notice issued May 7, 2020 for properties located at 502 and 506 through 922 N. 38th Street has been lifted effective immediately.

Complications during replacement of a fire hydrant has interrupted water service and necessitated the boil water ...

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Posted on: May 7, 2020

5-7-20 Killeen Seniors to Receive Free Meals Monday

CARES Act funding being used to meet basic needs of local senior citizens.

The City of Killeen has allocated a portion of its federal CARES Act funding to provide meals for area seniors in need. Through a partnership with Killeen Food Care Center, the City will deliver meals to 262 recipients Monday.

City and Killeen Food Care Ce...

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Posted on: May 7, 2020

5-7-20 Boil Water Notice Issued for N. 38th Street

Water service interrupted during fire hydrant replacement.

A boil water notice is issued effective May 7, 2020 at 10 a.m. for properties located at 502 and 506 through 922 N. 38th Street.

Complications during replacement of a fire hydrant has interrupted water service. Crews are on site completing repairs and will...

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Posted on: May 6, 2020

5-6-20 Killeen Transfer Station to be Closed May 15 and 16

Closure will not affect regular waste collection schedules.

Killeen Transfer Station will be closed May 15 and 16 for scheduled facility maintenance. This closure will not impact regular solid waste collection schedules.

The work being performed is application of a specialized surface required to protect the Transf...

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Posted on: May 1, 2020

5-1-20 City Opens Utility and Rental Assistance Programs (Ciudad de Killeen Comunicado de Prensa)

Programs to aid residents financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

The City of Killeen has dedicated CARES Act funding to assist residents impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Applications for financial assistance for City of Killeen utilities and rent will be accepted beginning Monday.

Qualified applicants must be Killeen ...

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Posted on: April 30, 2020

4-30-20 Killeen Libraries Announce Return of Curbside Checkout and Online Story Times

Special Cinco de Mayo story time premiers Monday.

Killeen Public Libraries will restart curbside checkout of materials Tuesday at both locations. Libraries remain closed to the public, but regular curbside hours will be Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Items can be reserved for pick up by ...

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Posted on: April 29, 2020

4-29-20 Killeen Animal Shelter Reopens to the Public Friday

New social distancing measures in place.

Killeen Animal Shelter will reopen to the public for normal business hours Friday, May 1. The shelter closed in March due to the COVID-19 situation.

Adoption hours are Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The shelt...

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Posted on: April 29, 2020

4-29-20 2020 Central Texas Youth Sports League Canceled

Registration fees for boys baseball and girls softball to be refunded.

Killeen Parks and Recreation and Harker Heights Parks and Recreation announce the cancellation of the 2020 Central Texas Youth Sports League softball and baseball season.

Governor Greg Abbott issued his plan to phase the reopening of Texas April 27, and th...

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Posted on: April 24, 2020

4-24-20 April 28 City Council Meeting to be Virtual

Citizens may participate remotely.

The April 28 Killeen City Council meeting will be hosted virtually to help stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus. The public will not be able to attend in person but will be able to view and participate in the meeting remotely using instructions provided ...

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City News
Posted on: April 24, 2020

4-24-20 Killeen Public Library Offers More Digital Programming

Two new story time episodes and a science program to premier next week.

Despite remaining closed to the public, Killeen Public Library continues its efforts to bring programming to young readers. Three new programs are scheduled to premier digitally next week.

New story time episodes will premier Monday and Wednesday at 10 a.m...

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City News
Posted on: April 24, 2020

4-24-20 Intersection Repairs at Illinois and Estelle

Closure for removal and replacement of damaged concrete.

The intersection of Illinois Avenue and Estelle Avenue will be under construction weekdays from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. April 27 through May 25. It will be reopened to through traffic after work hours.

The closure is for removal and replacement of damaged c...

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Posted on: April 21, 2020

4-21-20 City of Killeen COVID-19 Situation Update #7

Public asked to follow federal, state and local guidance to stop the spread.

The City of Killeen received notification today that a third employee has tested positive for COVID-19.

Employee                Confirmed         &a...

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Posted on: April 21, 2020

4-21-20 Curbside Collection of Bulk and Excess Trash Resumes

Offices and recycling services remain closed.

The City of Killeen Solid Waste Division has resumed curbside collection of residential bulk items and additional household waste on regular trash collection days. Both services were suspended in March to minimize the potential exposure of employees and t...

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Posted on: April 21, 2020

4-21-20 Killeen Public Library Offers Science Program Digitally

Free educational content for elementary school aged children.

Killeen Public Library continues its efforts to deliver educational content to area children. A special online presentation by nationally-known ScienceTellers is scheduled April 30 at 10:30 a.m.

Aliens: Escape from Earth is an educational adventure that us...

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Posted on: April 21, 2020

4-21-20 Killeen Pools Need Students to Fill Summer Jobs

Applications accepted online for lifeguards, water safety instructors, cashiers and supervisors.

City of Killeen Aquatics is recruiting to fill dozens of positions at its pools for the summer swim season. Students ages 16 and older can gain valuable work experience and earn money while on school break.

Each year, the City must expand its staff to open...

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Posted on: April 16, 2020

4-16-20 Play to Resume at Stonetree Golf Club Friday

Attorney General guidance allows course to reopen with adjusted operations.

Stonetree Golf Club will reopen for play Friday following new guidance issued by the Texas Attorney General’s office. Golfers should anticipate operational changes designed to comply with this guidance and CDC recommendations for safety during t...

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Posted on: April 9, 2020

4-9-20 Killeen Public Library Digital Story Times Reach Thousands

Back by popular demand, two new episodes will premier next week.

Killeen Public Library has not let its temporary closure stop it from reaching thousands of local children. Digital delivery of its story time programs has been extremely popular, so two new episodes will premier Monday and Wednesday at 10 a.m. at Faceboo...

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Posted on: April 7, 2020

4-7-20 Killeen Public Library Story Time Delivery Wednesday

Program encourages literacy and creativity.

Killeen Public Libraries will bring a third new episode of story time to children Wednesday at 10 a.m. at Facebook.com/CityofKilleen.

This episode will feature Miss Amy, Miss Rose and friends at Copper Mountain Branch Library with three stories, a sing alo...

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City News
Posted on: April 3, 2020

4-3-20 City of Killeen COVID-19 Directive #3 to Expire at Midnight April 3

City response to follow Governor’s orders.

City of Killeen Directive #3 will expire at midnight tonight, April 3, in concert with Bell County Directive #4. Moving forward, the City of Killeen will use the Texas Governor’s orders (link) as its direction in responding to the COVID-19 situa...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

4-3-20 New Killeen Public Library Story Time Delivery Monday

Program encourages literacy and creativity .

In their ongoing effort to provide programming despite being closed to the public, Killeen Public Libraries will bring a new episode of story time to children Monday at 10 a.m. at Facebook.com/CityofKilleen.

This episode will feature Miss Daisha and friend...

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City News
Posted on: April 2, 2020

4-2-20 Stonetree Golf Club to Reopen with Modifications

Operations adjusted to comply with current state and federal orders and strengthened health precautions.

Stonetree Golf Club will reopen for play Friday, and golfers should anticipate operational changes designed to provide safer play amid the COVID-19 situation. The course has been closed since March 24.

In accordance with Bell County and City of Killeen dir...

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City News
Posted on: April 1, 2020

4-1-20 City Opens Fee Comment Period through April

Proposed fees for Fiscal Year 2021 published for public review.

The City of Killeen has published the proposed fee schedule to take effect in Fiscal Year 2021 which begins October 1, 2020. The fee schedule includes rates for a variety of services such as recreation leagues, City facility rentals and building permits a...

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