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Posted on: May 14, 2021

May Sales Tax Check

The City of Odessa received its May sales tax check, in the amount of, $4,930,789.27.

The City of Odessa received its May sales tax check, in the amount of, $4,930,789.27. This amount includes the Economic Development sales tax of ¼ cent. The City of Odessa will receive $3,944,631.42 and the Odessa Development Corporation will r...

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Posted on: May 14, 2021

Water Line Replacement Project

The City will be replacing a water line beginning approximately Tuesday, June 1, 2021

The City will be replacing a water line beginning approximately Tuesday, June 1, 2021

Below is a Map of a Water line replacement project in the 1200-1300 Blk of 52nd St, South Alley between Liberty PL and Clover Ave.

Edgardo Madrid and Associates is the Con...

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Posted on: May 14, 2021

Change in Water Disinfection

The City will temporarily change the method used to disinfect the water supply on Thursday, May 27th

May 12, 2020 – The City will temporarily change the method used to disinfect the water supply on Thursday, May 27th.

Residents may notice a bleach or chlorine like smell in the water, but it is nothing to be concerned about.

During this interim pe...

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Traffic Alerts

New Traffic Alert for May 11, 2021

Traffic Alerts

UPDATE: The City of Odessa and a Approved Contractor will be removing and replacing an existing water main line in the alley between University Blvd and Harris Ave.  Security Ave. will be closed to cross water main. &nb...

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News Releases
Posted on: April 7, 2021

April Sales Tax Check

The City of Odessa received its April sales tax check, in the amount of, $3,355,377.84.

The City of Odessa received its April sales tax check, in the amount of, $3,355,377.84. This amount includes the Economic Development sales tax of ¼ cent. The City of Odessa will receive $2,684,302.27 and the Odessa Development Corporation will...

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News Releases
Posted on: March 11, 2021

Odessa Municipal Court Receives Traffic Safety Award

The City of Odessa Municipal Court recently received a Traffic Safety Award from the Texas Municipal Courts Education Center (TMCEC) in conjunction with TxDOT.

The City of Odessa Municipal Court recently received a Traffic Safety Award from the Texas Municipal Courts Education Center (TMCEC) in conjunction with TxDOT.

TMCEC's Municipal Traffic Safety Initiatives purpose is to prevent impaired driving thr...

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News Releases
Posted on: March 11, 2021

March Sales Tax Check

The City of Odessa received its March sales tax check, in the amount of, $3,473,311.98.

The City of Odessa received its March sales tax check, in the amount of, $3,473,311.98. This amount includes the Economic Development sales tax of ¼ cent. The City of Odessa will receive $2,778,649.58 and the Odessa Development Corporation will...

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News Releases
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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