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Posted on: January 14, 2021

Boil Water Notice Has Been Rescinded

Update: The boil water notice for West Odessa has been rescinded by ECUD.

Update: 1/15/2021 5:00 p.m.

Boil Water Notice Rescinded January 15, 2021

On January 14, 2021, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality required the Ector County Utility District public water system, PWS ID# 0680235, to issue a Boil Water Notice to info...

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Posted on: January 13, 2021

City Offices Closed on Martin Luther King Jr Day

City of Odessa offices will be closed Monday, January 18, 2021 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

City of Odessa offices will be closed Monday, January 18, 2021 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Trash will not be picked up on Monday, January 18. Customers with roll out carts normally serviced on Monday can expect service Tuesday, January 19...

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News Releases
Posted on: January 6, 2021

Upcoming Parks Bell Area Water Outage

Update: Water service has been restored to the Parks Bell Ranch area. Work was completed earlier than expected.

Update: Water service has been restored to the Parks Bell Ranch area. Work was completed earlier than expected.

Update: The Parks Bell water outage scheduled for Monday, January 11, has been rescheduled to Thursday, January 14, 2021 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. d...

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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: January 4, 2021

Structure Fire

Odessa Fire Rescue responded to a structure fire located in the 7000 block of W. Silver in Pleasant Farms.

On January 4, 2021, at approximately 10:49 am, Odessa Fire Rescue responded to a structure fire located in the 7000 block of W. Silver in Pleasant Farms. Upon arrival, firefighters found a mobile home on fire and began working to put out the fire. The hom...

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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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News Releases
Posted on: December 9, 2020

December Sales Tax Check

The City of Odessa received its December sales tax check, in the amount of, $3,832,867.20.

The City of Odessa received its December sales tax check, in the amount of, $3,832,867.20. This amount includes the Economic Development sales tax of ¼ cent. The City of Odessa will receive $3,066,293.76 and the Odessa Development Corporation w...

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News Releases
Posted on: December 1, 2020

Traffic Signal Project Set At 87th Street and US 385 In Odessa

A project to install traffic signals at U.S. Highway 385 and 87th Street in north Odessa is scheduled to begin this month (Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020). U.S. 385 is also referred to locally as Andrews Highway.

ODESSA – A project to install traffic signals at U.S. Highway 385 and 87th Street in north Odessa is scheduled to begin this month (Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020). U.S. 385 is also referred to locally as Andrews Highway.

In addition to the traff...

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