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January 2020


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  • January 17th, 2020

Census 2020 April 1st

Census 2020 will be easier than ever, this year you will be able to respond to the census online. Your data is confidential. Right now...

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  • January 10th, 2020

New City Newsletter!

In an effort to improve our communications with the citizens, city staff has produced a new and improved Newsletter that we think everyone...

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  • January 10th, 2020

January 2020 Is School Board Appreciation Month

Although our CISD Board of Education is deeply appreciated all the time, January is the month selected to express our gratitude as it is...

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  • January 10th, 2020

Candidate Filing Starts Wednesday January 2020

The first business day for filing is Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 8:00 A.M. in the office of the City Secretary with the last day to file...

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  • January 10th, 2020

Elton John Tribute

Friday, February 28th at 8 P.M. in the River Oaks Event Center located at 5300 Blackstone Drive. General Admission Seats are $30. Tickets:...

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  • January 3rd, 2020

Help Bring Recycling Back To River Oaks

You can pre-sign up for Recycling by clicking on the link "Pre Sign Up for Recycling". Once 100 homes pre-sign up, the service will begin....

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December 2019


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  • December 16th, 2019

Notice Of Deadline To File Application For A Place On The Ballot

Notice of deadline to file applications for place on the May 2, 2020 ballot (Aviso de fecha limite para presentar solicitudes para un lugar...

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  • December 7th, 2019

Josefinas Mexican Restaurant Opens

Josefinas Mexican Restaurant opens Saturday, December 7th at 11:00 A.M. located at 5404 River Oaks Blvd. See enclosed Flyer for more...

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  • December 6th, 2019

Community Release From Med Star

Stop the Bleed Kits can be distributed to lay persons when disaster strikes. For more information contact Med Star as provided for in the...

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November 2019


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  • November 28th, 2019

Calling All Animal Lovers

River Oaks Animal Shelter needs donations. Help our shelter animals have warm and dry bedding for the cold winter months ahead including...

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  • November 27th, 2019

City Council Adopts Residential And Commercial Garbage Rate Increase

Due to increased landfill rates and equipment purchasing costs, the residential sanitation rates was increased from $24.00 to $25.00 per...

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  • November 26th, 2019

Water Rate Increase Delayed Until December 15th

The City had to revise the commercial water rates and in so doing delayed the water rate increase for both residential and commercial...

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  • November 8th, 2019

Irma Marsh Middle School Construction Update

Enclosed is the November 2019 Construction Update at IMMS. Construction of the front addition is winding down. See more enclosed flyer.

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October 2019


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  • October 31st, 2019

Comprehensive Land Use Plan Presented

At the Community Meeting on October 28, 2019 the consultant presented an update on the River Oaks Commercial Corridor Land Use Plan. If you...

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  • October 30th, 2019

Nish Mediterranean Grill Discounts And Specials

The Nish Mediterranean Grill located at 4913 Ohio Garden is offering discounts and Specials. See enclosed attachments. for more...

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  • October 30th, 2019

The Giving Tree

Please help the River Oaks Public Library decorate their Giving Tree with donations of new hats, gloves, scarves and socks. This will be an...

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  • October 24th, 2019

Friends Of The River Oaks Animal Shelter Is Accepting Donations

A 501C3 non profit charitable organization whose sole purpose is to solicit and provide funds for the construction, maintenance and...

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  • October 4th, 2019

Sewer Rate Increase Effective November 1st

in order to generate sufficient enough revenues to offset the increased labor and system costs associated with wastewater collection and...

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September 2019


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  • September 30th, 2019

Chief Russell Shelley Sworn In As Fire Chief

City Manager, Marvin Gregory, swore in Clinton "Russell" Shelley today as the fire Chief of the new and improved full time fire department...

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  • September 24th, 2019

5-Year Storm Water Management Plan (SWMP) Adopted

The City of River Oaks submitted their SWMP along with the application submittals required under TPDES, Phase II, MS4 General Permit...

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