The Junior Service League of Killeen Spray Park at Long Branch Park opens for the season March 13.
Located at 1101 Branch Drive, the spray park is a zero-entry water playground with a variety of spouts and spray features. All ages are welcome, but children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
The Spray Park is free and open daily from 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. through October 1.
The City of Killeen will begin Zone 4 of its Clean ’17 program Monday. Zone 4 is the area from Stan Schlueter Loop north to the Fort Hood boundary and from State Highway 195 west to the Fort Hood boundary. ... Read More
The City of Killeen Water Conservation Plan takes effect May 1 through September 30 each year. ... Read More
Killeen appears on a national list of cities with the largest crime decreases between 2010 and 2015. Killeen ranked number 12 on the list of 96 cities with a reduction in crime more than the national average of eight percent. Killeen’s reduction was 21 percent. ... Read More
The annual Celebrate Killeen Festival is scheduled April 27 through 29. The public is invited to enjoy the free family festival fun. The official kickoff party is Thursday, April 27, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Killeen Community Center, 2201 E. Veterans Memorial Boulevard. Activities will include a live gospel concert, crawfish boil, fish fry and kids’ activities. ... Read More
Bacon Ranch Road will be closed at Trimmier Road for one week beginning Monday. All traffic must use alternate routes as there will be no access between roadways during this time. ... Read More