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Basketball Goals in Rights-of-Way

Posted by on Jun 18, 2018 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Basketball goals are prohibited from storage in the rights-of-way (commonly understood as the area between street and the property’s water...

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Press Release-Mayor’s Breakfast for Boys Scouts

Posted by on Jun 1, 2018 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

BSA Breakfast press release Contact: Larry Smith 254-396-4393   Boy Scouts Raise Over $10,000 at Mayor’s Breakfast First Annual Event Great Success for a Great Cause   May 22, 2018, Stephenville, Texas – Over $10,000 was raised last week for local Boy Scouts at the first annual Mayor’s Breakfast for Boys Scouts. The event raised funds for the Old Comanche Trail District of the Texas Trails Council, BSA in Stephenville.  Doug Svien and Dwain Bruner were Co-Chairs of the event. “We are pleased with the turn out, as well as the generous response from our community,” said Doug Svien, newly elected Mayor of Stephenville. “What a wonderful way to kick off this annual event.” Over 100 community members attended the breakfast and heard BSA updates from District Scout Executive, George Niebling and District Chair, Larry Smith. The Texas Trails Council is a non-profit, community-based, youth-serving organization providing service to 17.5 counties in West Central Texas. The council provides programs in each community for boys in the first grade through age 20, and co-ed youth through various Scouting Programs....

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Press Release

Posted by on May 4, 2018 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

For Immediate Release                                                                                  Date: 5/4/18 Stephenville Downtown Historic District and Erath County Arches  Named to National Register of Historic Places and Buildings   The National Park Service has confirmed that the Stephenville Downtown Historic District and Erath County Arches has been listed in the National Register of Historic Places, the official list of the Nation’s historic places worthy of preservation. The Stephenville City Council initiated the designation in May of 2016. The National Register designation will provide a prestigious recognition for Downtown Stephenville, promote tourism and economic development, and provide eligibility for individual property owners to apply and receive state and financial incentives for rehabilitation of buildings. The designation imposes no restrictions on property owners. The Stephenville Downtown Historic District will now be listed with some of the nation’s most prestigious historic districts including Charleston, South Carolina and New Orleans’ French Quarter. The National Register of Historic Places is a federal program administered in our state by the Texas Historical Commission in coordination with the National Park Service. There are over 300 districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Texas today. City of Stephenville staff has been working with a consultant since 2016 to conduct individual property surveys, research historical photos, and prepare the district for National Register nomination.  “The City is very proud of this nomination.  Our Council had a vision two years ago to bring recognition to the downtown area and today it is a reality.”   Media Contact Jeremy Allen Director of Planning and Building (254) 918-1294...

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Charter Amendments for the November 2018 Election

Posted by on Apr 26, 2018 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The Stephenville City Council approved all 14 proposed amendments to the town charter, which will include issues such as instituting term limits for the mayor and council, increasing the length of the city council members’ terms from two to three years and reducing the city council from eight to six members.  Click here to view the amendments.

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Press Release: Utility Bills

Posted by on Apr 2, 2018 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Press Release 4/2/18 This press release is to notify City of Stephenville utility customers that incorrect bills were sent on March 30, 2018 that are due on April 15, 2018.  These bills were dated March 30, 2017 with the amounts due for the billing cycle of March 30, 2017.  Correct utility bills will be mailed on April 3, 2018.  The bills will be dated March 30, 2018 with the amounts due for the current billing cycle.  The due date will be extended to April 19, 2018 even though the bill will still state April 15, 2018.  Late fees will not be assessed on any of these accounts until after April 19, 2018.  We apologize for any confusion this might...

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Closed for Good Friday

Posted by on Mar 27, 2018 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

City Hall will be closed for Friday, March 30, 2018 in observance of Good Friday.

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Brush Disposal Update

Posted by on Mar 12, 2018 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The city will be allowing brush disposal at the City Park from 12-5pm, until March 16th.  This is for city residents only and you MUST provide a city water...

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Optimist Club Presentation

Posted by on Mar 7, 2018 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Optimist Club Presentation

Click here for the presentation.

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