City News

  • Why don’t we have more cable and internet options?
    on October 15, 2019 at 12:00 am

    Contrary to popular belief, the City of College Station does not limit local cable television or internet service options. So why doesn’t our community have more choices? […]

  • Holleman east of Wellborn Road to be closed Thursday
    on October 14, 2019 at 12:00 am

    Holleman Drive east of the Wellborn Road intersection will be closed Thursday from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. as preparations are made to re-rout the overhead powerlines. […]

  • Widening of Greens Prairie starts this week
    on October 14, 2019 at 12:00 am

    The widening of Greens Prairie Trail from Royder Road to Long Creek Lane begins next week and will take about 10 months, weather permitting. […]

  • Statement on the passing of Laura Dean Mooney
    on October 11, 2019 at 12:00 am

    With deep sadness and sorrow, the City of College Station shares the unexpected passing of Laura Dean Mooney, 59, wife of Mayor Karl Mooney, at their home Thursday night. The heartfelt prayers and condolences of the entire city organization are with Mayor Mooney and his family. […]

  • Federal grants mean more (and safer) firefighters
    on October 10, 2019 at 12:00 am

    Thanks to three federal grants approved Monday night by the city council, the College Station Fire Department will soon have more trained, front-line firefighters available in our community. The $1.2 million in grants from the Federal Emergency Management Agency significantly enhance the department’s capabilities by not only adding firefighters but also equipping stations with diesel […]

  • Survey another way to express views on city’s future
    on October 9, 2019 at 12:00 am

    In late September, the City of College Station conducted a series of four public workshops as part of the 10-year update to the city’s Comprehensive Plan. Since the topic was about College Station’s development road map for the next decade, we expected a strong turnout. We asked for enthusiastic public input, and that’s what we got. f you weren’t able to attend, […]

  • Live Blog: Monday’s city council meetings (Oct. 7)
    on October 7, 2019 at 12:00 am

    Welcome to our live blog from the College Station City Council’s workshop and regular meetings on Monday, Oct. 7. The sessions can be watched live on Suddenlink channel 19 or online at The workshop will start at about 5 p.m., followed by the regular meeting at 6. […]

  • 5 things to watch at Monday’s city council meetings
    on October 4, 2019 at 12:00 am

    The College Station City Council gathers Monday at city hall for its workshop (about 5 p.m.) and regular (6 p.m.) meetings. Here are five items to watch. […]