Live Blog: Thursday’s city council meetings (Jan. 10)

Live Blog: Thursday’s city council meetings (Jan. 10)

By Colin Killian, Public Communications Manager

Welcome to our live blog from the College Station City Council’s workshop and regular meetings on Thursday, Jan. 10. It’s not the official minutes.

The meetings can be watched live on Suddenlink channel 19 or online. An archive of previous council meetings is available on the website.

5:33 p.m.

The workshop has started. No action was taken in executive session. Continue reading “Live Blog: Thursday’s city council meetings (Jan. 10)”

Our community needs YOU on a citizen committee

Our community needs YOU on a citizen committee

If you’re a typical, civic-minded resident of College Station, you vote on Election Day, write an occasional letter to the editor, and may even attend a city council meeting or two. You may also wonder how to become more directly involved in local government decisions that determine the kind of community in which we live. You can make a genuine and meaningful difference by volunteering to serve on a city board, committee or commission. Continue reading Our community needs YOU on a citizen committee

Our community needs YOU on a city committee

Our community needs YOU on a city committee

“Civic responsibility means taking a healthy role in the life of one’s community.”
— Former astronaut and U.S. Senator John Glenn

By Lacey Lively, Marketing & Community Outreach Coordinator

UncleSamIf you’re a typical, civic-minded resident of College Station, you vote on Election Day, write an occasional letter to the editor, and may even attend a city council meeting or two.

You may also wonder how to become more directly involved in local government decisions that determine the kind of community in which we live.

Here’s your chance.

You can make a genuine and meaningful difference by volunteering to serve on a city board, committee or commission. The only qualifications are that you live in College Station and are a qualified, registered voter.

Continue reading “Our community needs YOU on a city committee”