City News

City Council Swearing in Ceremony

The City of Beaumont will hold a swearing in ceremony for recently elected City Council Members on Tuesday, May 16 at 1:30 pm on the 1st floor of City Hall. The following City Council Members will be sworn in: Mayor:            Becky Ames At-Large:        Gethrel “Get” Williams-Wright
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City to Expand Hours at 311 Call Center

The City is making it a little bit easier to report problems. Effective Monday, May 15, 2017 the City’s 311 Call Center will be open for business from 7am to 6pm, Monday through Sunday. According to Ricky Smith, the City’s 311 Call Center Supervisor, “these new hours will allow the Ci
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City to Spend $21 Million on Water & Sewer Improvements

On Tuesday, May 2, with unanimous approval, the Beaumont City Council authorized the issuance of Water Revenue Bonds in the amount of $21 million for citywide water and sewer improvements. Water Revenue Bonds allow the City to borrow money, which is then repaid with revenue it receive
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Elmo Willard Library announces Lone Star Legal Aid Presentation

The Elmo Willard Branch Library is hosting Lone Star Legal Aids’ presentation to discuss Wills and Estate Planning on Friday, May12 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 States. •
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Elmo Willard Library announces after school fun time!

Pre-K through Grade 5 will enjoy STEAM activities each week. The activities may consist of a science experiment, a fun math activity or maybe a game day or a craft. You won’t know what we’re going to do until you get here. The dates for May include Thursday, May 4, 11, 18 and 25.  Sna
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Street Closure Announcement: Intersection of North Street and North 14th Street

Effective immediately North Street at North 14th Street will be closed for the DD6 Cherokee Project.  DD6 will be installing new drainage at the intersection.  The work is expected to last until Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 5pm.  Limited local access will still be available to surroundin
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City Surplus Online Auction

The City of Beaumont’s online auction of surplus property is held one to two times each year.  The auction is conducted by Rene’ Bates Auctioneers, Inc. on behalf of the City of Beaumont.  Items for sale will include various vehicles, equipment and furniture.  Once the auction is open
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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 Housing including landlords, tenants, and Fair Housing on Friday, April 21 at 2:00 pm. Questions are welcome and encouraged. About Lone Star Legal Aid: • LSLA is the fourth largest free legal ai
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Street Closure Announcement: Rosedale Drive @ US 69 Frontage Road

Effective Tuesday, March 28 at 7:00 a.m., Rosedale Drive Road will be closed at US 69 Frontage Road.  This closure will facilitate the reconstruction of the intersection.  Rosedale Drive will remain closed until Friday, April 28. Schedules for construction, maintenance, and repairs ar
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