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Veterans Day Ceremony November 5 10 a.m.

We are pleased to announce State Representative Glenn Rogers as our keynote speaker for this year’s Veterans Day ceremony. All veterans who attend the event will receive a small token of appreciation for their service as well as information regarding local resources available for veterans.

Avenue D improvements begin November 7

On Monday, November 7, improvements to Avenue D between 5th Street and 7th Street will begin. These improvements will include water, sewer, and street improvements. These construction activities may result in impacts to travel in the area. Please use caution. This project is expected to continue through January 2023.

Old-Fashioned Christmas 2022

Our annual Old-Fashioned Christmas festival will be held Saturday, December 10, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Our annual Christmas parade and tree-lighting will be Sunday, November 27, 2022. Parade/Vendor Applications Parade Application (Due November 22, 2022) Old-Fashioned Christmas  Vendor Application (Due December 2, 2022) Old-Fashioned Christmas Food Vendor Application (Due December 2, 2022) …

988: National Suicide Prevention Lifeline and mental health crisis hotline number

Beginning tomorrow, July 16, 2022, 988 will be the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline and mental health crisis hotline number. About 988 988 offers 24/7 access to trained crisis counselors who can help people experiencing mental health-related distress. That could be thoughts of suicide, mental health or substance use crisis, or any other kind of emotion …

2021 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report

A copy of the annual drinking water quality report can be found here. A public hearing on the report will be held July 28, 2022 at 7 p.m. in the City Council Chambers located in the Municipal Annex Building located 200 N. Main Street, Springtown, Texas 76082.

Proclamation honoring the 60th anniversary of Howell’s Western Cafe.

Howell’s Western Café Day May 18, 2022 WHEREAS, the great story of Howell’s Western Café began on May 18, 1962, in Springtown, when the restaurant was founded by Dorothy Howell and her husband, Claude, and; WHEREAS, Howell’s Western Café has become intertwined with the identity of Springtown, and; WHEREAS, Howell’s Western Café has remained a …

May 15, 2022 as Peace Officer Memorial Day and May 15-21, 2022 as National Police Week

On May 12, 2022, Mayor Greg Hood proclaimed Sunday, May 15, 2022 Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week of May 15-21, 2022 as National Police Week in the City of Springtown. Accepting the proclamation on behalf of all of our officers were Lt. Jason Cobb and Sgt. Katy Wacasey. —- WHEREAS: in 1962, by …

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Proclamation Sexual Assault Awareness Month WHEREAS, Sexual Assault Awareness Month is a time to draw attention to the prevalence of the widespread devastating abuse of power- one that affects people of every age, race, sex, gender identity, national origin, socioeconomic background, and religion; and WHEREAS, rape, sexual assault, and sexual harassment are harmful within our community with one …