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Posted on: June 17, 2021

Public Notification of Violations as Mandated by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality

PublicNotice-WaterViolations

City of Abilene Public Water System

These public notification documents are required by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality under Title 30 Texas Administrative Code (30 TAC) §290.122. The public notifications are regarding violations dir...

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City of Abilene - Highlights
Posted on: May 27, 2021

Parks and Recreation is ready for an event-filled summer!

Summer activities and events from City of Abilene Parks and Recreation

The City of Abilene Parks and Recreation department is excited to invite residents to take part in a full line-up of family-friendly fun and activities throughout the 2021 summer season!

Below you’ll find a brief listing of what is in store and a...

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City of Abilene - Highlights
Posted on: June 2, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccines Available by Appointment

COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments available on abilenetx.gov/vaccineschedule

Who?

  • Pfizer vaccine will be administered to individuals ages 12 and older

Where?

  • Vaccines are given at the Health Department's temporary location at the northeast entrance of City Hall, 555 Walnut Street.

When?

  • Appointments are available Monday through Friday,...
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Posted on: April 29, 2021

Justin Lelesch named Animal Services Director

Justin Lelesch, the new animal services director holding and playing with a dog at the shelter

 The City of Abilene is pleased to announce Justin Lelesch as Animal Services Director for the City of Abilene.

Lelesch has been a part of the City since 2016, when he was first hired as a kennel technician. Over the past five years Lelesch has be...

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City of Abilene - Highlights
Posted on: April 9, 2021

Bi-annual crack sealing underway on Abilene roadways

crack sealing begins in april 2021

Crack sealing is a routine pavement maintenance service and is the single most important step we can take to prolong the life of our roadways.

Crack sealing keeps water and moisture from entering into the sub-grade material below, makes cracks water tight ...

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Posted on: March 23, 2021

Anyone 12 years of age and older can now receive COVID-19 vaccine

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Update 5-12-21 - All over 12 can receive the vaccine

The Abilene Taylor County Public Health District has now opened up its COVID-19 vaccination clinics to anyone 12 years of age and older.

Please note the Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines can only be give to those 18 and older.

To schedule a vaccina...

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City of Abilene - Highlights
Posted on: January 16, 2021

Latest COVID-19 Testing Numbers

COVID Reporting Update 05-28-21 - Visit abilenetx.gov/covid19 for the full dashboard

Updates in COVID-19 Reporting

COVID-19 testing numbers from the Abilene Taylor County Public Health District will now be reported Monday through Friday only on the City of Abilene's website using the COVID-19 Dashboard.

A link to the dashboard will...

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Posted on: January 21, 2021

North 18th Street bridge closed for redesign

North 18 bridge closed for redesign

The North 18th Street bridge is now closed as the City of Abilene works with the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) to address needed repairs. North 18th Street from Park Avenue to Kirkwood Drive is closed to through traffic, and all drivers are e...

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