News Flash

Posted on: February 22, 2021

TDEM Survey for damage assessment from winter storm

Texas Department of Emergency Management survey for damage assessment from winter storm.

Many residents of the City of Odessa and Ector County have inquired if Federal or State assistance will be made available to local residents and businesses as a result of the recent winter storm. Many have damage to their homes and businesses.

In order to ...

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News Releases
Posted on: February 11, 2021

February Sales Tax Check

The City of Odessa received its February sales tax check, in the amount of, $5,910,479.99.

The City of Odessa received its February sales tax check, in the amount of, $5,910,479.99. This amount includes the Economic Development sales tax of ¼cent. The City of Odessa will receive $4,728,383.99 and the Odessa Development Corporation wi...

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News Releases
Posted on: February 5, 2021

Lawn Mowing and Roof Repair Programs

The City of Odessa Community Development department, offers lawn wowing assistance and roof repair for those who qualify for the programs.

Lawn Mowing Program:

The City of Odessa Community Development department, offers Lawn Mowing assistance for those who qualify for the program. To be considered, citizens must meet the following criteria:

  • Reside within the city of limits of Odessa. ...
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News Releases
Posted on: January 31, 2021

Legal Statement Regarding Public Information Lawsuit

The City of Odessa recognizes and respects the public’s right of access to information.

NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The City of Odessa recognizes and respects the public’s right of access to information. The Texas Public Information Act is a law that determines which information can be made public and information that must be kept confidential...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 6, 2021

Arson Fire

Odessa Fire Rescue and Odessa Fire Marshals Division responded to a structure fire located in the 2500 block of E. 2nd St.

On Tuesday, January 5, 2021, at approximately 8:55 PM, Odessa Fire Rescue and Odessa Fire Marshals Division responded to a structure fire located in the 2500 block of E. 2nd St. The structure is an abandoned multi-family dwelling, but was occupied by seve...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 6, 2021

COVID Vaccines

The City of Odessa Incident Command is working with the local hospitals for the release of the COVID-19 vaccine.

The City of Odessa Incident Command is working with the local hospitals for the release of the COVID-19 vaccine, please note that the vaccines are still limited in number as allocations come from the State of Texas.

 

Medical Center Hospital:

The In...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 28, 2020

University Construction Update

Traffic patterns are scheduled to change on January 5, 2021.

Traffic patterns are scheduled to change on January 5, 2021. The Contractor will be complete with the roadway improvements on the north half of University Blvd between Maple and Grandview. Traffic will be diverted to the north half of the roadway while ...

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