5 simple ways you can get smarter about conserving water when you irrigate your landscape

5 simple ways you can get smarter about conserving water when you irrigate your landscape

Summer marks peak landscape irrigation season, so it’s a perfect time for Smart Irrigation Month, a public awareness campaign that promotes efficient water use. Here are five simple ways you can help conserve our precious water resources and maybe even save a few dollars in the process.  Continue reading 5 simple ways you can get smarter about conserving water when you irrigate your landscape

Podcast series takes a closer look at the city’s proposed FY 22 budget

Podcast series takes a closer look at the city’s proposed FY 22 budget

In this four-part podcast called All Up In Your Budget, Fiscal Services Director Mary Ellen Leonard joins Communications Director Jay Socol to discuss the main takeaways from the city’s proposed FY 22 budget. Spoiler: No recommended increases to the tax rate or to the electric, water and wastewater rates. Continue reading Podcast series takes a closer look at the city’s proposed FY 22 budget

With normalcy returning, the city is once again enforcing its business sign ordinance

With normalcy returning, the city is once again enforcing its business sign ordinance

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the City of College Station’s Code Enforcement Division has been sensitive to the struggles of local businesses. As a result, we relaxed enforcement of the city’s sign ordinance. With our daily activities returning to normal, enforcement of the ordinance is also back. We’re reminding businesses about the regulations and giving them ample time to comply before taking enforcement action. Continue reading With normalcy returning, the city is once again enforcing its business sign ordinance

FY 22 budget proposal brims with optimism as the city continues pandemic recovery

FY 22 budget proposal brims with optimism as the city continues pandemic recovery

The city’s proposed FY 22 budget presented to the College Station City Council Thursday night reflects somewhat of a return to normal operations after significant adjustments during the worst of the COVID-19 pandemic. With Texas A&M returning to in-person classes this fall and home football games at capacity, we have more certainty and predictability as we deliver critical services to our residents. Continue reading FY 22 budget proposal brims with optimism as the city continues pandemic recovery