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Posted on: May 26, 2022

City Hall Closed in Observance of Memorial Day, Monday, May 30

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The City of Port Arthur government offices will be closed Monday, May 30, 2022, in observance of Memorial Day. 

Please be aware that because of the upcoming holiday, all garbage and trash collection services will be delayed by one day. Residents a...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 25, 2022

Port Arthur City Council Meeting Recap: Ke'Andre Jones Day; Juneteenth Proclamation

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The Port Arthur City Council met at 9:30 AM for a Regular meeting on March 1, 2022, in City Hall Council Chambers. Among the business discussed, Ke'Andre Jones, a stellar student athlete and a junior at Memorial High School was honored by the May...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 23, 2022

Hurricane Preparedness- An Emergency Management Must for Southeast Texas Families

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The Hurricane Season runs from June 1st through November 30th every year. The National Hurricane Center, however, has moved the beginning of the season to late May, making hurricane preparedness significant for Port Arthur's Emergency Management ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 19, 2022

PARD Summer Recreation Program Registration Begins June 6, 2022

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Port Arthur Parks and Recreation 2022 Summer Recreation Program begins on June 6, 2022. Parents/guardians will need to register their child(ren) at the campus beginning at 8:00 A.M. for elementary students, and beginning at 1:00 P.M. for middle schoolers....

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 20, 2022

PRESS RELEASE: Firefighter Entry-level Exam Notice

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Please print and complete the application for the Entry-level Fire fighter examination scheduled for June 18, 2021. The deadline for applying is June 10, 2022, at 5:00 P.M. 

All applicants, please use this link to print the complete packe...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 26, 2022

NOTICE OF JOINT PUBLIC HEARING: Proposed Ordinance Changes, May 31, 2022

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Please make time to attend the Joint Public Hearing to consider proposed comprehensive amendments and revisions to the city's comprehensive zoning ordinance. Click on the notice below to see the map of the proposed ordinance changes.

Please Review...

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 19, 2022

NOTICE: Public Commentary Period for HOME ARP Grants REMINDER

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NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC: Reminder from the Office of Grants Management--There's still time to participate...through May 31, 2022. ?

COMMENT PERIOD FOR THE DRAFTS OF 

The 2021 Action Plan Substantial Amendment for the HOME-American Rescue Plan (ARP) Gr...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 12, 2022

Public Works Streets Program Projects: April - August 2022

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The Public Works Streets Division has begun work to repair, or reconstruct, damaged city streets and roadways. Internally, some repair has been accomplished through asphalt resurfacing; other reconstruction projects will be bid to private contractors.

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Press Releases
Posted on: May 25, 2022

Port Arthur Fire Department Fire Watch Report-Chief Benson

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Chief Benson would like citizens to know what is safe and legal when building a recreational fire in the City of Port Arthur Also remember that if any citizen has a question regarding burning, please contact the Office of the Fire Marshal.

Fire Watch: Chie...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 30, 2022

Press Release: Notice of Hearing for Disannexation of Property

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The City of Port Arthur will have a public hearing on April 5, 2022, at 10:00 AM in the City Hall Building, 5th Floor, for the disannexation of property. 

 

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