Game day parking doesn’t have to be a hassle

Game day parking doesn’t have to be a hassle

For football fans, following their favorite team to Kyle Field can be tricky. With tens of thousands of fans descending on a relatively small area, finding a place to park their vehicles can be daunting. Making sure everyone abides by our city parking ordinances is a significant test for city staff, too. The College Station Police Department, Code Enforcement, and the Northgate District staff work together to ensure a safe environment for you on game day. Continue reading Game day parking doesn’t have to be a hassle

SeeClickFix remains a valuable reporting tool

SeeClickFix remains a valuable reporting tool

It’s as easy as SeeClickFix for citizens to report code enforcement, public works, and other non-emergency issues to the City of College Station. The online application allows anyone with internet access to report and easily track updates to their concerns. SeeClickFix empowers you and your local government to take care of and improve our neighborhoods in a tangible and meaningful way. Continue reading SeeClickFix remains a valuable reporting tool

Community grants have made College Station better

Community grants have made College Station better

By David Brower, Community Development Analyst

Since 2011, College Station has received about $7.2 million in federal community development grants. As part of National Community Development Week, it’s informative and enlightening to look at the positive impact these funds have had on our city.

Tarrow Park 3 5.27.2011Our Community Services Department coordinates with other city departments, social service agencies, businesses and other governmental entities to ensure the grants are used in the most effective way to address our most pressing needs.

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Podcast: The guy who keeps Northgate clean and friendly

Podcast: The guy who keeps Northgate clean and friendly

By Jay Socol, Public Communications Director

Former tech geek Gus Roman has spent much of his professional career trying to improve user experiences for others. Now, he’s applying that focus to College Station’s Northgate Entertainment District and on the city’s code enforcement strategies.

Gus describes those two worlds in refreshing ways in this podcast. Continue reading “Podcast: The guy who keeps Northgate clean and friendly”