Posted on: December 1, 2023
Some roadwork to keep in mind.
Beginning Monday, December 4, 2023, a right-hand lane will be closed for westbound traffic along West University Blvd, between Bookins Ave and Lola Drive. Crews will install a new sewer main line, sidewalks, and drive approach for 2490 W. University Blvd ...
Posted on: November 30, 2023
We wanted to make you aware of some problems with our Trash Pick-Up Service and why it’s happening.
Currently, we have a large number of garbage trucks out of service. Unfortunately, service will remain inconsistent until we get more equipment in the field.
We apologize in advance for the inconvenience. We are working as quickly as possible to get this t...Read on...
Posted on: November 21, 2023
Beginning Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2023, there will be a right-hand lane closure...
Beginning Tuesday, November 28, 2023, there will be a right-hand lane closure for south-bound traffic along Grandview Ave, south of University Blvd at 25th Street. The right lane of south-bound traffic will be closed while private contractors install new ...
Posted on: November 7, 2023
The City is looking to lower the speed limit on University Ave from County Road West to Loop 338.
Many in our community have had difficulty navigating traffic at this location due to traffic increases during school pick-up and drop-off.
Many parents find it difficult to make a right-hand turn. This City is working hard to find a solution to t...
Posted on: October 30, 2023
Keeping you informed.
The City of Odessa will be closing the restrooms at our parks. This will occur from November 1, 2023, through March 1, 2023.
The Parks & Rec Department will be winterizing and doing maintenance. There is one exception. Sherwood Park will stay open unti...
Posted on: October 20, 2023
The City of Odessa has secured victory in its legal battle against the Odessa American for the third time.
The Texas Supreme Court today rejected the Odessa American's Petition for Review, upholding the Texas Eleventh Court of Appeals' decision from March 16, 2023, which favored the City of Odessa.
The 161st District Court previously ruled in ...
Posted on: July 27, 2023
OPD is on the scene of a shooting.
The Odessa Police Department is investigating a shooting near Comanche Trail Park. It happened around 6:30 pm. At this point, investigators say two people are wounded. Officers are on scene working hard to piece together what happened. We&rsq...Read on...
Posted on: July 26, 2023
A new project will start next week.
Beginning on August 1st, work on a sewer line project will begin. It will take place in the alley north of the 1300 BLK of E 23rd Street and will take about two months to complete.
This project is estimated to cost $150,000; Edgardo Madrid & Associates...Read on...
Posted on: July 20, 2023
Details on the Trunk Sewer Line Q Project.
Beginning Monday, July 24th, 2023, Harper Brothers Construction (Utility Contractor for the City of Odessa) will begin installation of Sewer Line Q along SCR 1313. This will include a “Road Closed to Thru Traffic” &...Read on...
Posted on: July 20, 2023
Help us "Keep Odessa Beautiful!"
8 AM - NOON
PARKS BELL RANCH - EMPTY LOT OFF OF CROSS B ROAD AND ENTERING FROM THE EAST.
THE SOLID WASTE TEAM WILL BE THERE TO HELP.Read on...
Posted on: July 19, 2023
A friendly reminder to help you navigate your commute.
Beginning Friday (July 21, 2023), Driver Pipeline (Atmos subcontractor) will begin work on their gas main lines in the alley north of Doran Drive. Construction work will be between Maple Ave and Glenwood Ave and also between University Blvd. and...Read on...
Posted on: July 16, 2023
Mayor Javier Joven advised that a serious data breach was recently uncovered at the City of Odessa.
Accounts assigned to a terminated high-ranking employee have been recently accessed, and sensitive information was transferred. An investigation has been launched.Tomorrow, Mayor Joven will hold a press conference at 2 pm at City Hall with more details. A...Read on...