Contact Information

Hilary Shine
Executive Director
of Communications

Email Hilary Shine

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

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

 

 

 2018 News Releases

Killeen Police Department Press Releases

October 

10-15-18 Lions Club Park Senior Center to Reopen Tomorrow

10-5-18 Mickey's Dog Park to Close for Maintenance

10-4-18 Boil Water Order Lifted along Avenue C

10-1-18 Boil Water Notice Issued along Avenue C

10-1-18 City Offices Closed in Observance of Columbus Day

 

September

9-26-18 Killeen Receives National Financial Awards

9-26-18 Street Restriping Project begins Monday

9-24-18 Solid Waste Facility Hours Abbreviated Wednesday

9-20-18 CANCELED: City Surplus Auction September 22

9-18-18 City Council Adopts Balanced FY 2019 Budget

9-17-18 Killeen Senior Centers to Host Senior Health Fair

9-17-18 Household Hazardous Waste Collection September 29

9-14-18 Annual Waterway Clean Up at Long Branch Park

9-11-18 City Surplus Auction September 22

9-11-18 First Time Homebuyer Education Class September 29

9-10-18 Dinosaur George Brings Big Fun to Killeen

 

August

8-31-18 Boil Water Notice Issued August 30 Rescinded

8-30-18 Boil Water Notice Issued

8-29-18 Road Closure on Priest Drive Friday

8-29-18 About Town Event Planned to Encourage Community Engagement with City Staff

8-29-18 City Offices Closed in Observance of Labor Day

8-28-18 Budget Presentations Complete; City Council Begins Discussing Changes

8-26-18 Terrace Area Boil Water Notice Lifted

8-24-18 Boil Water Notice Issued in Terrace Area

8-23-18 Citizens Encouraged to Apply for Board and Commission Appointments

8-21-18 Departmental Budget Presentations Resume

8-15-18 Crafty New Event Comes to Killeen

8-15-18 Scheduled Library Closures Next Week

8-14-18 Departmental Presentations begin in Proposed Budget Deliberations

8-13-18 End of Season Pool Hours Start

8-13-18 Boil Water Notice Lifted in Area of Zephyr Road and MLK

8-10-18 City to Rededicate Blackburn Log House August 18

8-10-18 Back 2 School Splash Bash August 18

8-10-18 Killeen Fire Department is Now Hiring

8-8-18 Water Service to be off Friday in Area of Zephyr Road and MLK

8-7-18 City Manager Delivers Proposed Budget to City Council

 

July

7-27-18 Pavement Restoration Work Begins July 30

7-24-18 Extreme Heat Leads to Increase in Water Line Breaks

7-23-18 Long Branch Park Spray Pad Closed

7-23-18 Movies in Your Park Series Finale July 27

7-18-18 Signal Repair at Willow Springs and I-14 Thursday and Friday

7-18-18 Restriping of Lowes Boulevard Scheduled Next Week

7-16-18 Movies in Your Park Series Continues July 20

7-16-18 Killeen Utility Customers have New Method to Contribute to Special City Programs

7-2-18 City Offices Closed Wednesday for Independence Day

7-2-18 Movies in Your Park Series Continues July 6

7-2-18 Rosewood Drive Lane Closures Begin Tuesday

 

June

6-25-18 Boil Water Notice Lifted in Area of Zephyr Road and MLK

6-25-18 Movies in Your Park Series Premiers Friday

6-21-18 Movies in Your Park Series Premiers June 29

6-19-18 City Manager Provides Fifth 100-Day Report to Council

6-13-18 Killeen Consumer  Confidence Report Confirms Excellent Water Quality

6-11-18 Lane Closures on Onion Road Begin Tuesday

6-4-18 Boil Water Notice Lifted for 1500 and 1600 Blocks of Illinois Avenue

 

May

5-31-18 Home Chemical Collection June 9

5-31-18 First Time Homebuyer Education Classes in June

5-30-18 Pools and Splash Pad Open for Summer Season

5-25-18 Water Service to be off Wednesday in 1500 and 1600 Blocks of Illinois Avenue

5-24-18 New Parking Regulation for Large Trucks in Effect

5-22-18 City Manager Delivers Status Report on Upcoming Budget

5-22-18 Memorial Day Ceremony May 28

5-22-18 Family Aquatics Center and Long Branch Park Pool Open Memorial Day Weekend

5-22-18 Municipal Offices Closed Memorial Day

5-15-18 College and Gilmer Rail Crossing Closures Tomorrow

5-15-18 Scheduled Closure at Hilliard Road Begins Wednesday

5-11-18 Farewell Reception for Councilman Jonathan Okray

5-11-18 Celebrate Killeen Festival and Rodeo Killeen Bring the Fun to Town

5-8-18 Roy Reynolds Rail Crossing Closure

5-2-18 National Day of Prayer Observance Tomorrow

 

April

4-30-18 First Time Homebuyer Education Classes in May

4-27-18 Water Conservation Plan Takes Effect May 1

4-26-18 Internal Audit of Conference Center Mixed Beverage Operation Completed

4-25-18 Apply Now for Summer Lifeguard Jobs

4-20-18 Overnight Closures on Lowes Boulevard begin Monday

4-20-18 Repairs at Aspen and Chantz begin Monday

4-15-18 Mayor to Proclaim Bob Gray Day Wednesday

4-15-18 Scheduled Closure at Main Library Saturday

4-15-18 Killeen Home Buyer Expo Saturday

4-9-18 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Saturday

4-6-18 City Establishes Election Webpage and Releases Voter Brochure for May Election

4-6-18 Killeen Home Buyer Expo April 21

4-6-18 Free Spring Trash Collection Next Week

4-4-18 Killeen to Participate in Texas Trash Off Saturday

4-4-18 Killeen to Participate in Texas Trash Off Saturday

 

March

3-27-18 Free Spring Trash Collection

3-27-18 Municipal Offices Closed Friday

3-20-18 Killeen City Council Rates City Manager's First Year as Excellent

3-19-18 Killeen to Participate in Texas Trash Off April 7

3-16-18 Lions Club Park Senior Center to Host Senior Health Fair

3-16-18 First Time Homebuyer Education Class March 24

3-9-18 Veterans Memorial Area Closures Extended

3-8-18 Veterans Memorial Area Closures Friday and Saturday

3-7-18 Spray Park to Open for the Season Monday

3-6-18 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Saturday

3-6-18 Signal Work at WS Young and I-14 Access Road Intersection

3-2-18 Northbound WS Young Lane Closure Begins Monday

 

February

2-26-18 Annual Waterway Clean-Up March 3

2-23-18 City Opens Summer Jobs for Students

2-23-18 Veterans Memorial Lane Closures Continue Next Week

2-16-18 Volunteer Orientation February 24

2-16-18 Veterans Memorial Lane Closures Planned Next Week

2-13-18 Municipal Offices Closed Monday

2-13-18 Road Closures Planned Wednesday & Thursday for Infrastructure Improvements

2-7-18 Mayor to Host Black History Month Reception

2-5-18 First Time Homebuyer Education Classes February 10 & 24

2-5-18 Community Invited to Assist in Prioritizing Use of Federal Funds

2-4-18 Boil Water Notice Lifted for Splawn Ranch Subdivision

 

January

1-31-18 Advance Boil Water Notice Issued for Splawn Ranch Subdivision

1-29-18 Home Chemical Collection Saturday

1-25-18 Mayor Segarra Attends Speech by President Trump

1-23-18 Online and Phone Payment Center Unavailable Saturday

1-19-18 City of Killeen Recognizes Dedicated Service

1-19-18 Northbound Cunningham Road Closure

1-17-18 First Time Homebuyer Education Class Saturday

1-11-18 Water Main Break Causes Loss of Water Service in Splawn Ranch Subdivision

1-11-18 Community Center Extending Hours during Freezing Temperatures

1-10-18 10th Street Closure Planned Saturday and Sunday

1-9-18 Municipal Offices Closed Monday

1-8-18 Wreath Retrieval Saturday

1-8-18 Airport Master Plan Public Meetings Scheduled

1-5-18 CDBG and HOME Grant Workshop Schedule Announced

1-5-18 City of Killeen Flag Lowered in Honor of Former Councilwoman

1-4-18 First Time Homebuyer Education Class Saturday

1-4-18 Daddy Daughter Dance Tickets on Sale Now

1-2-18 Christmas Tree Recycling Saturday