The Housing Department is closed to the public on Fridays for administrative purposes. All appointments and/or assistance will be provided Monday through Thursday.
The Ark-Tex Council of Governments (ATCOG) is soliciting proposals for a licensed police academy to provide regional law enforcement training through a grant provided by the Texas Governor’s Office, Criminal Justice Division (if awarded this funding). Respondent must be able to provide the following training: Basic Peace Officer Course, Basic County Corrections Course, Basic Telecommunicator Course, and Advanced/Specialized Law Enforcement Training Courses. The period of performance is October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2019. The service delivery area includes the following counties in Texas: Bowie, Read More +
The Housing Department will be closed for training starting August 15th through the 19th, 2016.
Paris Metro TRAX Transportation announces “Paris Metro” Service Fixed-Route bus service in Paris, TX. Service will launch Wednesday July 27th as a Ride for FREE Day @ 9:30am. Regular routes will run Thrusday 7/28 @ 6:30am-6:30pm. For More Information: Fare Information Click Here Route Map Click Here Bus Stop Locations/Times Click Here Paratransit Application Click Here Call 903-739-2444 or 2445 for more information.
TRAX cancellation policy has been changed. If a passenger has 3 or more missed trips either from cancellations without 24 hour notice and/or no shows will be suspended from service for 30 days. TRAX Transportation has established an administrative process to suspend service to passengers who establish a pattern or practice of missing scheduled trips. This policy applies to all passengers. A late cancellation occurs when a passenger cancels a trip less than 24 hours before the scheduled trip. A no-show trip occurs when the Read More +
FREE Online Illegal Dumping Enforcement Classes for Officers in ATCOG Region Ark-Tex COG and the TCEQ are providing a limited number of scholarships to employees and elected officials in their service area. Between June 1 and August 31, 2015, eligible persons will be able to register for any and all TIDRC online classes for free. Upon completion of each class, you’ll receive a Certificate of Completion for the DSHS-approved continuing education hours for that class. Click here for further details.
Notice is hereby given that Texarkana Urban Transit District (TUTD) will be decreasing the price of Student & Youth Monthly Passes from $30 to $20. Prices for all other monthly passes and tickets will remain the same. This will become EFFECTIVE: June 1st, 2015. If you have any questions or comments, please contact TUTD, 903/794-8883, 1402 Texas Blvd Texarkana, TX 75501.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is seeking applications from young people between the ages of 13 to 17 years old who are interested in serving on the Youth Preparedness Council. This is an excellent opportunity for a young person to be actively engaged in better preparing families and communities for disaster preparedness. Please click here for more information regarding this opportunity. Applications are due on March 2, 2015.
Ark-Tex Regional Public Transit Coodination Plans have been posted under the Transportation Program.
The Housing Office will be closed each Friday until further notice. Office hours will be Monday – Thursday, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
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