On Wednesday, College Station Utilities will begin upgrading the city’s 5,500 street lights to LED fixtures. The LEDs will reduce our power and maintenance costs while providing better and more dependable lighting. The conversion should be complete by mid-July. Continue reading College Station converts to efficient LED street lights
The College Station City Council gathers Thursday at city hall for its workshop (5:30 p.m.) and regular (7 p.m.) meetings. Here are five items to watch. Continue reading 5 things to watch at Thursday’s city council meetings
The meeting was adjourned. The council meets again on Jan. 26.
Council Strategic Plan Update
The council discussed its Strategic Plan and considered strategies dealing with economic development. The plan calls for the diversification of College Station’s consumer-oriented economy through tourism, regional athletic events, a regional medical center and other possibilities. A primary goal also is to keep property taxes among the state’s lowest and maintain competitive utility rates.
Here’s the PowerPoint presentation received by the council: