The city says it's not a $450 million contract. They don't know how much the contract is. Or the duration. But they kicked the only competition for getting better pricing out of the process and start negotiations "no-compete" style now.
The San Angelo City Council voted 6-0 on Tuesday to allow city staff to begin negotiations with Republic Waste Services for trash pickup and landfill operation services.
About half of the attendees at the meeting came to hear about Item #18: Consideration of authorizing City staff to negotiate two separate contracts regarding Request for Proposal OP-01-14 with Republic Waste Services of Texas, Ltd for (1) the Lease and Operation of the San Angelo...
A serious incident appears to be currently underway at the Walmart on 29th Street. Scanner traffic and the SAPD calls for service log indicate possible shots fired with multiple EMS, SAPD and SAFD responding.
No reports have as of yet been confirmed, however scanner traffic indicates there may be multiple suspects.
Reporters on scene confirm police are currently setting up a perimeter around the superstore.
Update: 3:04 p.m.
Every other weekend at PetSmart, 4439 Sunset Drive, volunteers from the Critter Shack bring their foster dogs and cats to the sidewalk in front of the store seeking “forever homes” for their rescued animals.
Saturday when we were there, seven cats and kittens had found homes but no dogs were spoken for yet.
The body of missing Staff Sergeant Stephen Burpee was found Sunday afternoon at Twin Buttes, Sheriff David Jones confirms. His body was found by officers of the San Angelo Police Department, Jones said.
Local news station KIDY reports that Burpee was found deceased in his vehicle Sunday afternoon by dirt bike riders and that the investigation has been turned over to the military.
The drought is killing trees all around San Angelo.
As residents do their best to conserve water for future human use, the trees that help clean our air and provide shade from the summer sun are suffering.
During the last two years historic Fairmount Cemetery has suffered serious casualties to trees that have grown there for decades.
Oscar Mota is the cemetery supervisor for Fairmount and works for the City of San Angelo. He said they thought it ...
Mark Williams, Chief Juvenile Probation Officer for Tom Green County shared his insights into what is influencing kids to break the law yesterday at the San Angelo Rotary Club.
He broke away from what he called his standard speech about juvenile delinquency and gave a full-throated denunciation of the culture that is maligning the current generation of children.
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