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Posted on: February 24, 2022

[ARCHIVED] City offices remain on two-hour delay Thursday, ice on bridges and some roads

North WS Young bridge is closed, City is treating roadways with sand

KILLEEN, Texas (Feb. 24, 2022) – The City of Killeen offices remain on a two-hour delay, opening at 10 a.m. due to incoming inclement weather.


North WS Young bridge is closed, due to weather conditions. Crews are treating elevated roadways and bridges, which are icy and slick. There are also a few low spots that require treatment. Emergency officials ask citizens to avoid the roads until temperatures are above freezing, if possible. Those who must travel are asked to use caution and give themselves extra time to get to their destination.


As a reminder, trash collection services are on a two-hour delay today. All routes will run this week, but some may experience delays.


Hours for our Recreation Services Department are:


Lions Club Park Senior Center

Thursday, February 24

10am – 4pm

-Any programming that is regularly scheduled before 10am will be canceled.


Family Recreation Center

Thursday, February 24



The Daddy/Daughter Dance is still scheduled for tomorrow, Feb. 25 from 6p.m. - 9p.m. at Killeen Civic and Conference Center. Tickets are limited and on sale now. Tickets are $50 per father-daughter couple and $20 per additional child and may be purchased at the Family Recreation Center or online at


The City of Killeen is opening a Warming Center tonight (Feb. 24) and Friday (Feb. 25) night from 6p.m. – 9a.m. the following mornings at the Moss Rose Center (1103 E Ave. E).

Dinner will be served at 6 p.m. If no one is using the service by 11:30p.m., the warming center will close.


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