Remember to Scoop the Poop when walking your pet to keep our waters safe and clean

Remember to Scoop the Poop when walking your pet to keep our waters safe and clean

When outside enjoying the fall weather with your pets, always be sure to pick up after them, especially in parks and other public areas. Rain can wash pet waste directly into our storm sewer system and waterways, impairing water quality and increasing health risks for people and pets alike. Continue reading Remember to Scoop the Poop when walking your pet to keep our waters safe and clean

Answering these 7 questions can help you evaluate the flood risk of your property

Answering these 7 questions can help you evaluate the flood risk of your property

Did you know that the City of College Station offers access to flood maps and related information to help determine your flood risk?Planning and Development Services’ flood map information service helps you make informed decisions to protect your home with personalized, one-on-one advice and assistance for your specific circumstances. Continue reading Answering these 7 questions can help you evaluate the flood risk of your property

Intensive Comprehensive Plan 10-year update process nears a rewarding conclusion

Intensive Comprehensive Plan 10-year update process nears a rewarding conclusion

Since early August, city staff has engaged almost 200 residents for final input on the proposed Comprehensive Plan update before it goes to the city council for approval in mid-October. Our public engagement campaign has wrapped up, but citizens can follow the official approval process and sign up to speak at board meetings this week and the city council meeting on Oct. 14. Continue reading Intensive Comprehensive Plan 10-year update process nears a rewarding conclusion

4 sensible tips to help you prepare for a volatile Atlantic hurricane season

4 sensible tips to help you prepare for a volatile Atlantic hurricane season

The Atlantic hurricane season is underway, and NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center has predicted an above-normal season. Despite the risks, adequate preparation significantly increases your chances of staying safe and protecting your property. As Texas Flood Awareness Week ends, here are four steps to help ensure you’re hurricane ready. Continue reading 4 sensible tips to help you prepare for a volatile Atlantic hurricane season

Proper insurance is the first step in reducing flood-related risks

Proper insurance is the first step in reducing flood-related risks

Do you have a flood insurance policy? As part of Texas Flood Awareness Week, the City of College Station reminds residents to be prepared. Purchasing flood insurance is one of the most important steps you can take to protect your home and possessions in the event of a flood. Don’t be left out in the rain. Continue reading Proper insurance is the first step in reducing flood-related risks