• November 22, 2019

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Fund raises $1 million-plus for victims, families of mass shooting

The Odessa Community Foundation has raised more than $1 million to help families of the deceased and victims who were hospitalized as a result of the Aug. 31 mass shooting.

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City council approves revising code for Sexually Orientated Businesses

At the start of the 2019 calendar year, the City of Odessa annexed a large piece of land that included one of two local strip clubs.

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City of Odessa looks to council to approve purchase of vehicles

City of Odessa deputy city manager Phillip Urrutia will ask the Odessa City Council today to approve the purchase of two garbage trucks and an additional armored vehicle for the Odessa Police Department.

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Parks master plan meetings set

The City of Odessa Parks and Recreation Department is in the process of updating the Parks, Recreation, Open Space and Urban Landscapes Master Plan.

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Crane wreath honors 8/31 victims

Odessa Mayor David Turner said Wednesday morning that he expects a wreath made of paper cranes to be on display at city hall for a lengthy period of time.

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City recognizes paper crane wreath

The Odessa City Council had an extra decoration hanging in its chambers on Tuesday evening.

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City to consider OFR’s approval for new internal reporting system

Odessa Fire Rescue Chief John Alvarez will ask the city council today to approve the purchase of a new internal reporting system for emergencies.

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Council approves downtown building sale

The Odessa City Council voted to approve selling a building at 418 N. Grant Ave. to a partnership that plans to open a new restaurant and lounge downtown.

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A new day downtown

After years of planning and a few setbacks, the Odessa Marriott Downtown Hotel and Convention Center is scheduled to officially open on Thursday.

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