News Flash

Posted on: September 25, 2021

Insecticide spraying scheduled after mosquito tests positive for West Nile virus

The City of Abilene will spray for mosquitos Monday, September 27, and Tuesday, September 28, between 10 p.m. and 12 a.m. after a mosquito in the 79602 zip code tested positive for West Nile virus during routine trapping and testing. 

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City of Abilene - News Releases
Posted on: September 24, 2021

Four capybaras born at the Abilene Zoo

Picture of capybara pups born at abilene zoo september 15

Come see our newest babes! The Abilene Zoo is proud to announce the birth of four capybaras on Wednesday, September 15. This is the first time the Abilene Zoo has had a capybara birth, and zoo staff is thrilled to welcome the new additions.

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Posted on: September 10, 2021

Abilene Zoo celebrates birth of zebra foal

Picture of zebra and newborn foal at abilene zoo

It’s a boy! The Abilene Zoo discovered the birth of a zebra foal on the morning of Wednesday, September 8, 2021. This male foal is a first birth for his mother, Bishara, who was the most recent zebra to be born at The ...

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City of Abilene - News Releases
Posted on: August 12, 2021

City staff assisting undocumented immigrants traveling through Abilene Regional Airport

Abilene Regional Airport (ABI) staff is currently working with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), area detention facilities, commercial airlines, and The Salvation Army to facilitate transportation and shelter of undocumented immigrants flown...

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City of Abilene - News Releases
Posted on: August 10, 2021

United Airlines cancels service at Abilene Regional Airport

ABI Abilene Regional Airport Logo

United Airlines has announced it will cancel air service in and out of Abilene Regional Airport as of October 1, 2021. The cancellation is due to high travel demand in other markets and shortage of aircraft and crews across the airline system.


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City of Abilene - News Releases
Posted on: February 26, 2021

Self-scheduling for COVID-19 vaccination clinics now available

Directions on how to self schedule for a covid vaccine appointment at

Individuals who qualify to receive the COVID-19 vaccination can now schedule themself for a vaccination appointment at an upcoming Abilene Taylor County Public Health District (ATCPHD) vaccine clinic. 

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News Flash

Posted on: July 26, 2021

Public Notice per Govt Gode 2254

Public Notice

In association with Resolution No. 118-2021

This notice is given pursuant to Tex. Gov’t Code § 2254.1036.

A. The City of Abilene, Texas (“City”) intends to pursue claims for monetary damages, declaratory r...

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