City News

City Offices Delayed Opening Thursday Morning

Due to the changing conditions caused by Tropical Storm Cindy, the City of Beaumont will delay opening City offices until 10:00 AM on Thursday, 6/22/2017.   City officials will continue to monitor weather conditions this evening as Tropical Storm Cindy approaches landfall. Any de
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Elmo Willard Library announces Babysitting Class

The L.E.A.R.N. (Lewis Educational and Recreational Nonprofit) and the Elmo Willard Branch Library have teamed up to offer a babysitting class for participants (ages 12 – 18) on Monday, July 24 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. The class will follow the American Red Cross Babysitter’s Training
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City to Establish Youth Advisory Council

On Tuesday, June 6, 2017, the Beaumont City Council voted to formally establish a Beaumont Youth Advisory Council (BYAC). The BYAC will be composed of 12 students who must live in Beaumont, be in the 10th or 11th grade, and attend one of these six schools: Central High School Harmony
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Street Closure Announcement: Harrison Avenue @ 14th Street

Effective Tuesday, June 6 at 8:00 a.m., the intersection of Harrison Avenue and 14th Street will be closed. The closure will facilitate a drainage improvement project. The intersection of Harrison Avenue and 14th Street will remain closed until Friday, July 7, 2017. This intersection
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City to Participate in 2017 Summer Food Program

On Tuesday, May 30, the Beaumont City Council voted to contract with Moncla’s Inc. in order to participate in the 2017 Summer Food Program, which is a collaborative effort between the City of Beaumont, the Texas Department of Agriculture, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The Su
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City Issues Boil Water Notice for Goliad St. and Surrounding Area

On 6-1-17, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) required our public water system (City of Beaumont), PWS ID (123001) to issue a Boil Water Notice (BWN) to inform our customers that due to the presence of contaminants or an interruption in service, water from our system
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Theodore Johns Library announces Lone Star Legal Aid Presentation

The Theodore Johns Branch Library is hosting Lone Star Legal Aids’ presentation to discuss Wills and Estate Planning on Friday, June 23 at 2:00 pm. Questions are welcome and encouraged. About Lone Star Legal Aid: • LSLA is the fourth largest free legal aid provider in the United State
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3RD UPDATE – 11th Street Valve Replacement Project

The City collected water samples after completion of the 11th street valve replacement project. All samples were negative. Therefore, the City has rescinded the boil water advisory notice for customers affected by the 11th street valve replacement project. ##### Contact: Fred Richards
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2ND UPDATE – 11th Street Valve Replacement Project

The City has issued a boil water advisory notice for customers affected by the 11th Street valve replacement project. This project took place at the intersection of 11th Street and Washington Blvd. Water for drinking, cooking, and making ice should be boiled and cooled prior to use. T
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