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    Report a Pothole

    Moisture, freezing temperatures and increased traffic result in increased potholes on roadways.

    12/13/2018 2:24 PM

  • December Sales Tax Check

    Sales Tax Revenue is 38% more than Sales Tax Revenue this time last year.

    12/12/2018 4:24 PM

  • Traffic Alert

    University & Maple Traffic Alert

    Drives are encouraged to use caution while contractors work at the intersection.

    12/07/2018 8:36 AM

  • Sign up for water alerts


    A new tool is available to help residents detect water leaks and save money on their utility bill

    12/03/2018 8:13 AM

  • money going down the drain

    Sewer Bill Average

    Citizens can control their sewer bills by reducing water usage in the next three months

    11/26/2018 8:25 AM

  • freezing thermometer with snowflake

    Heating Safety

    OFR offers safety tips to stay warm and safe during winter weather

    11/12/2018 3:49 PM

  • American Heart Association Gold EMS 2018 Mission Lifeline

    Odessa Fire Rescue Earns the Gold

    OFR Emergency Medical Services earns Gold recognition status from the American Heart Association

    11/09/2018 2:29 PM

  • November Sales Tax Check

    Sales Tax Revenue continues to climb. November's revenue is 23% more than this time last year.

    11/07/2018 4:20 PM

  • GFOA Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

    Financial Award

    The Comprehensive Annual Financial Report receives recognition for transparency.

    10/30/2018 9:09 AM

  • picture of old chair and tv next to dumpster

    FREE Bulk Item Drop Off

    Help keep Odessa clean and safe by legally disposing of unwanted bulky items for FREE.

    09/11/2018 9:00 AM

  • UTPB athletic complex

    City Athletic Complex Receives State Award

    The UTPB Athletic Complex receives recognition for being the best in Texas

    07/24/2018 9:36 AM

  • Pictures of Christmas Lights Out of Focus

    Community Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony/Starbright Village Opening

    The Christmas spirit fills the air at McKinney park with the lighting of the community Christmas tree and opening of Starbright Village.

    11/28/2018 10:55 AM

  • October Sales Tax Check

    Sales Tax Revenue has already exceeded expectations for the current fiscal year.

    10/12/2018 8:27 AM

  • KOB's Fall Sweep Cancelled

    Flooding and inclement weather has forced Keep Odessa Beautiful to cancel Fall Sweep.

    10/06/2018 8:05 AM

  • September Sales Tax Check

    City Sales Tax Revenue continues to climb with a 69% increase compared to the budgeted amount

    09/21/2018 8:41 AM

  • Fire Chief John Alvarez

    Fire Chief Earns International Designation

    John Alvarez continues his commitment to the fire service and the community with Chief Fire Officer Designation

    08/29/2018 4:01 PM

  • August Sales Tax Check

    Sales tax revenue continues to climb. Year to date revenue is 69% more than predicted at this time in the fiscal year.

    08/09/2018 12:58 PM

  • construction detour sign

    Dixie Road Closure

    Work continues on north Dixie as contractors work to install a water line.

    07/24/2018 9:43 AM

  • July Sales Tax Check

    Sales Tax Revenue continues to climb making the total sales tax revenue for the current fiscal year 68% more than expected.

    07/12/2018 8:29 AM