Press Releases
 Contact Information

Hilary Shine
Executive Director
of Public Information

Email Hilary Shine

P.O. Box 1329
Killeen, TX 76540-1329

(254) 501-7751
(254) 634-2484 FAX

 

 

For Press Releases from the Killeen Police Department follow this link

 2012 January-June

June 2012


6-29-12 Road Closures Tuesday Ave G and 28th


6-29-12 Stagecoach Road Striping Monday and Tuesday


6-29-12 Killeen Releases Annual Water Quality Report


6-29-12 Independence Day Holiday


6-26-12 Concert Friday at Killeen Amphitheater


6-19-12 Movie Friday at Killeen Amphitheater


6-15-12 Closure for Repairs on 4th St_Oster St


6-15-12 Boil Water Notices Lifted_10th Dean Duncan Nolan


6-14-12 Call 811 before you dig


6-14-12 Boil Water Notices Lifted_Elkins etc


6-13-12 Street Maintenance on Avenue C


6-13-12 Killeen Swims for World Record


6-12-12 Concert Friday at Killeen Amphitheater


6-12-12 Stonetree to Host Junior Golf Clinics


6-8-12 City Council Meetings Available Online


6-8-12 Boil Water Notice Lifted_Alexander Cardinal Crocket Goodnight Patton Rancier Stone


6-7-12 Citizens May Submit Input on City Manager Contract


6-6-12 Boil Water Notices Issued


6-6-12 Golf Course to Close for Starburst Junior Classic


6-6-12 Boil Water Notice Lifted


6-5-12 Movie Friday at Killeen Amphitheater


6-5-12 Intersection to Close for Repairs


6-1-12 City Budget Forum Wednesday


 

May 2012


5-30-12 Boil Water Notices Issued_Dean_etc

5-29-12 Summer Nights Kick Off at the Amphitheatre


5-25-12 Closures on 2nd Street and Mary Lane


5-24-12 Intersection to Close for Traffic Study


5-23-12 Family Aquatics Center Opens Saturday


5-23-12 Memorial Day Ceremony


5-23-12 Memorial Day Holiday


5-17-12 Hancock Farewell Reception


5-16-12 Boil Water Notice Lifted


5-12-12 Unofficial Election Results 2012


5-9-12 Street Maintenance at College and Dean


5-9-12 Boil Water Notice Issued Ft Hood Gilmer Murphy Park Vermont Washington Wisconsin Wyoming York


5-8-12 City not Affiliated with Business Selling Water Systems


5-7-12 Street Maintenance on Mary Lane


5-4-12 Boil Water Notices Lifted


5-3-12 Updated Lane Closures on State Highway 195


5-3-12 Avenue E Closure


5-2-12 Lions Club Park Signal Flashing


5-2-12 Street Maintenance on Dimple and Santa Rosa


5-1-12 Street Maintenance on Hall Avenue


5-1-12 Killeen 2012 Playful City USA


 

April 2012

4-27-12 Street Maintenance on Watercrest Road


4-26-12 Killeen Announces Water Conservation Plan


4-25-12 Celebrate Killeen Festival Kicks Off Tomorrow


4-25-12 Arbor Day Ceremony Friday


4-25-12 Avenue G Closure


4-25-12 Early voting begins Monday


4-25-12 Boil Water Notices Issued_Kirk_etc


4-19-12 Phase Two of Cunningham Road Project


4-19-12 Road Maintenance Continues Tuesday


4-16-12 Lane Closure on State Highway 195


4-12-12 Road Maintenance Continues Monday


4-5-12 Help Clean Killeen April 14


4-5-12 Road Maintenance Begins Next Thursday


4-4-12 Good Friday Holiday 12


4-3-12 Annual Easter Egg Hunt Moves to LCP


 

March 2012

3-29-12 City not Affiliated with Businesses Selling Coverage


3-28-12 Green Avenue Farmers Market to Open Saturday


3-22-12 Killeen Arts & Activities Center Set to Open


3-16-12 City of Killeen to Host Budget Forum Tuesday


3-15-12 City Offers Summer Hire Jobs to Students


3-13-12 Boil Water Notice Lifted


3-13-12 Closures for SH 195_201 Project


3-12-12 Road Work on Gray Street


3-12-12 Road Work on Canine Drive


3-12-12 Don't Cause a Crash Mind the Yellow Arrow Flash Tomorrow


3-9-12 Road Work on Veterans Memorial


3-7-12 Overnight Lane Closures on WS Young Drive Bridge


3-6-12 Killeen Receives Increased Fire Suppression Rating


3-6-12 Boil Water Notices Lifted: Carousel Chestnut Spicewood Lamplight El Dorado


3-2-12 Lions Club Park Senior Center Extends Tuesday Hours


3-1-12 Boil Water Notice Lifted_Tracy Ann Schwald Belt Loop


 

February 2012

2-29-12 Boil Water Notice Issued Benchmark Boyd Traverse Terry


2-29-12 Boil Water Notice Issued_4th 8th Dean Gray


2-27-12 Free AARP Tax Counseling at the Senior Centers


2-24-12 Don't Cause a Crash, Mind the Yellow Arrow Flash


2-22-12 Boil Water Notices Issued Tracy Ann Schwald Belt Carousel Chestnut Spicewood Lamplight El Dorado


2-21-12 Household Hazardous Waste Collection March 3


2-17-12 Boil Water Notice Lifted - Greenlee


2-17-12 Volunteers Needed for Texas Waterway Cleanup


2-15-12 Boil Water Notice Issued Greenlee


2-15-12 Presidents Day Holiday


2-13-12 Killeen launches Facebook page


2-13-12 Avenue B Closure


2-10-12 Preteens and Parents Invited to Learn about Junior YAC


2-8-12 Killeen Teens Takeover Library


2-7-12 Closures on Avenue G and College Street


2-7-12 Killeen Receives Grant from THC


2-3-12 Closures on Massey and Poage


2-1-12 Boil Water Notice Lifted 2nd Pearl 4th


2-1-12 Mayor to Host Black History Month Reception


 

January 2012

1-26-12 Annual Book Sale Friday and Saturday


1-25-12 Tickets Available for Library Fundraiser


1-25-12 Elvis Tribute Concert


1-20-12 2nd Street Closure


1-13-12 Testing New Traffic Signal at Lions Club Park


1-13-12 Closures on Avenue G and Canine Drive


01-12-12 City Renames Website


01-12-12 Boil Water Notice Issued 2nd Pearl 4th


01-11-12 Closure on Avenue G, 24th-28th


01-10-12 MLK Day Holiday 2012


01-04-12 Closures on 2nd Street and Pearl Street


01-03-12 Wreath Retrieval Sunday


01-03-12 Christmas Tree Recycling


 

 2012 July-December

December 2012


12-26-12 New Year's Holiday


12-26-12 Branch Library to Close for Maintenance


12-19-12 Cunningham Road Opens to Through Traffic


12-19-12 Free Holiday Trash Collection


12-19-12 Christmas Holiday


12-14-12 Celebrate Killeen Committee Announces Winners of Outdoor Decorating Contest and 50th Annual Christmas Parade


12-13-12 Killeen Seeks Public Input on Proposed Charter Amendments


12-13-12 Feast of Sharing Volunteers Should Report to Killeen Civic Conference Center


12-10-12 HEB to Host Fifth Annual Feast of Sharing


12-7-12 Closure Tuesday on Avenue C


12-4-12 New Holiday Event in Downtown Saturday


12-3-12 Killeen Residents Asked to Voluntarily Conserve Water


12-3-12 Vote Online in Annual Outdoor Decorating Contest


12-3-12 Killeen Christmas Parade Celebrates 50th Anniversary

 

November 2012


11-27-12 Holiday Under the Stars


11-26-12 Closures on White and Massey


11-20-12 Annual Outdoor Holiday Decorating Contest


11-20-12 HEB to Host Fifth Annual Feast of Sharing


11-20-12 Wreath Laying November 24


11-16-12 Thanksgiving Holiday 2012


11-14-12 Killeen Participates in Texas Recycles


11-14-12 Wreath Preparation Nov 17


11-13-12 Massey and Duncan Street closures


11-9-12 Massey Street Closure 2


11-8-12 Housing Renewal Program Assists Qualified Applicants with Home Repairs


11-6-12 Book Sale Saturday at the Community Center


11-6-12 Veterans Day Holiday


11-5-12 Veterans Day Parade Saturday in Downtown Killeen


11-2-12 Closure on Greystone Drive



October 2012


10-31-12 Boil Water Notice Lifted for Hilliard and Winchester


10-30-12 City Wishes Trick-or-Treaters a Safe Halloween


10-24-12 Boil Water Notice Issued: Hilliard & Winchester


10-22-12 Volunteers invited to Make a Difference on Saturday


10-18-12 Killeen Up! in October


10-16-12 Massey Street Closure


10-16-12 Street Maintenance Project Begins Tomorrow


10-12-12 Lane Closures on W. S. Young


10-10-12 Judge Gibson Appoints City Marshal


10-10-12 Final Killeen History Video Premiers


10-9-12 Killeen Up! Every Saturday in October


10-4-12 Columbus Day Holiday


10-4-12 Mayor to Host Hispanic Heritage Month Reception


10-3-12 Third Killeen History Video Premiers


10-2-12 Avenue I Closure


10-2-12 New Detours for Cunningham Road


10-1-12 City Receives Energy Efficiency Grant


 

September 2012


9-26-12 Killeen History Video Premiers


9-21-12 Intermittent Lane Closure on Omar Drive


9-21-12 Boil Water Notice Lifted for Diane & Pine Drives


9-20-12 Killeen Up! in October


9-19-12 Killeen History Video Series Premiers


9-17-12 Tower Street Closure


9-13-12 Boil Water Notice Issued: Sept. 18: Diane and Pine Drives


9-7-12 Closure at Birmingham Circle and Southern Belle Dr


 

August 2012


8-31-12 Update_Tower Street Closure Extended


8-30-12 Portion of SH 201 Permanently Closed


8-30-12 Labor Day Holiday


8-29-2012 Lane Closures Shift for State Highway 201 Project


8-29-12 Avenue D Closure


8-28-12 Tower Street Closure


8-24-12 Overnight Road Closures in Downtown


8-21-12 Phone in Utility Bill Payment System Under Repair


8-17-12 West Nile virus - Fight the Bite


8-16-12 Kidsville Event Saturday


8-15-12 Little Nolan Road Closure


8-13-12 Make a Difference Day Community Meeting


8-13-12 Boil Water Notice Lifted Stagecoach Taylor Renee


8-10-12 Lane Closures on Trimmier Road


8-9-12 City Accepting Applications to Serve on Boards & Commissions


8-8-12 Road Work at Rancier and 2nd


8-8-12 Boil Water Notice Lifted_Watercrest Clear Creek


8-6-12 Road Work at Southern Belle and Sue Anne


8-2-12 Construction Begins Monday on Avenue D


8-1-12 Public Meeting Thursday for Downtown Project


 

July 2012


7-31-12 Road Closures on Schorne Napier and Eppinette Drives


7-26-12 Back to School Shot Clinics


7-24-12 Road Work on 10th Street


7-24-12 Road Work on Rancier Avenue


7-23-12 Onion Road Closure


7-20-12 Senior Center Family Recreation Center Closed


7-17-12 Free Movie Friday at Amphitheater


7-13-12 City not Affiliated with Businesses Selling Coverage


7-12-12 Spray Park Closed Monday


7-11-12 Road Work on Rimes Ranch Drive


7-11-12 Road Closures on 14th 16th and 20th Streets


7-10-12 Concert Friday at Killeen Amphitheater


7-3-12 Phase II Stagecoach Project to begin Thursday


7-2-12 Movie Friday at Killeen Amphitheater