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New Report Shows Victoria is a Safer Place to Live
Crime is down according to a new report released to Victoria City Councilors yesterday. The 2017 Annual Crime Report shows that Class 1 crimes are down 4.23%, and Police Chief J.J. Craig attributes the decrease to keeping residents educated and improving communication...
Victoria Garbage Collection Schedules for Thanksgiving Week
Is your normal garbage collection day on Thursday like mine? The City of Victoria has announced a few changes for this Thanksgiving week, along with some other pertinent holiday information.
All non-emergency city offices will be closed Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24 for the Thanksgivi…
Will Victoria Waive Late Fees on Water Bills?
With so many people affected by Hurricane Harvey here in Victoria, one councilwoman has proposed that the city waive late fees on city water bills since many residents may be struggling to recover from the storm.At yesterday's council meeting, Josephine Soliz asked the city to consider the prop…
Extra Yard Waste Still to be Collected
There was a lot of yard debris after Hurricane Harvey, and a lot of Victoria residents still have some that needs to be picked up, including myself. Rest assured, the City of Victoria has not forgotten you. The job has been a huge one, and it continues...
Victoria Hires Golf Course Management Company
While Riverside Golf Course in Victoria is closed, city officials are looking at ways to improve it and have it be profitable. To that end, they've hired a management company for advice.
Foresight Golf Management will be hired for a price of $45,000 to help the city make the course turn a profit…
Riverside Golf Course to be Closed Temporarily
Bad news for golfers who like to play Riverside Golf Course, it's slated to be closed for a while to allow for improvements.
Victoria City Manager Charmelle Garrettt told city councilors that the temporary closing will allow the city to improve the grass on the course, eliminating fungus, mowing…
Victoria Ranked Among Best Small Cities for College Graduates
The City of Victoria just got another vote of confidence, this time as a great place for college graduates to be. According to a press release from OnlineDegrees.com, a report entitled “Best Small Cities for New Grads,” Victoria was ranked 15th out of 159 small cities acr…
Did A Counterfeit Bill Come from the City of Victoria?
A 61 year old Victoria man may have received a counterfeit $10 bill in change from paying his water bill to the city of Victoria.
According to a published report in the Victoria Advocate, Sean Crowe paid his water bill last week with cash he got from an ATM...
You Can Help Plan Victoria’s Future
You often hear from people around town that there aren't enough things to do in Victoria or, that this street or that needs to be re-paved. These are just a couple of the kinds of things that people talk about in conversation or on social media. Would you like to express your concerns to the city, a…

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