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Posted on: May 10, 2022

City of Brownwood Invites Residents to Participate in Parks Master Plan Survey

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The City of Brownwood would like your help with the development of the City’s Parks Master Plan.

Residents, property owners, and businesses owners are invited to participate in an online public survey to identify the types of park spaces, recreation facilities and recreational programs that can enhance the quality of life in Brownwood. Responses will...

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Posted on: May 2, 2022

Dana Sons hired as new Director of Information Technology for the City of Brownwood

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Dana Sons named Director of IT

The City of Brownwood recently announced the hiring of Dana Sons as the new Director of Information Technology. With over 20 years of experience in Information Technology, Dana brings a wealth of knowledge to the position and is looking forward to serving...

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Posted on: April 26, 2022

Lt. Kidd FBI National Academy Recognition

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On Thursday, March 17th, 2022, Lt. Kidd completed the assigned coursework and physical tests, in order to successfully graduate from the 281st Session of the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia.

On Thursday, March 17th, 2022, Lt. Kidd completed the assigned coursework and physical tests, in order to successfully graduate from the 281st Session of the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia.

The selection to the National Academy is a highly comp...

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Posted on: April 22, 2022

City of Brownwood Announces Two New Retailers Coming in 2023

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The City of Brownwood recently announced two upcoming shopping additions for the area: TJ Maxx and Boot Barn

The City of Brownwood recently announced two upcoming shopping additions for the area. A TJ Maxx department store is expected to open in early 2023 in their new location in Commerce Square. The Brownwood Municipal Development District entered into an econ...

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Posted on: April 1, 2022

City of Brownwood represented at ICSC Convention

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During the conference, City representatives met with developers and fostered relationships with new and existing brokers, potential retail clients, and retail industry professionals.

City of Brownwood staff attended the Innovating Commerce Serving Communities (ICSC) annual conference March 30-April 1st in Dallas to gain information regarding the most current industry issues, as well as to make crucial connections with real estate prof...

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Posted on: March 22, 2022

Brownwood City Council Approves American Rescue Local Recovery Plan

American Rescue Plan

The Local Recovery Plan was presented during the March 22nd meeting to receive Council’s approval and to notify the public of projects the City intends to spend ARPA dollars upon.

During the regularly-called Brownwood City Council Meeting on Tuesday, March 22nd, Councilmembers approved a resolution authorizing the approval of the City of Brownwood COVID-19 Pandemic Relief Recovery Plan association with the implementation of the Cit...

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Posted on: March 7, 2022

City of Brownwood Approves Construction of Multipurpose Event Center Complex

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Brownwood City Council and the Brownwood Municipal Development District (BMDD) took action on Monday to approve the construction of a new multipurpose event center.

Brownwood City Council and the Brownwood Municipal Development District (BMDD) took action on Monday to approve the construction of a new multipurpose event center.  Council awarded the construction contract to Waldrop Construction for the projec...

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Posted on: February 9, 2022

City of Brownwood now ranked in top 7% of fire departments in the nation

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The Brownwood Fire Department recently completed a review with the Insurance Services Office (ISO) in order to survey and update the fire protection classification rating of the City of Brownwood. The Brownwood Fire Department has been awarded an ISO clas...

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Posted on: February 8, 2022

A.R.C. of Brown County Donates $100,000 to Allcorn Park Improvements

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Proposed improvements include inclusive play equipment, fencing, and a mural

During the regularly called Brownwood City Council Meeting held on Tuesday, February 8th, The Arc of Brown County on presented a $100,000 donation to the City of Brownwood for the purpose of creating all-play or inclusive play components at Allcorn Park.

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Posted on: December 30, 2021

Brownwood/Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood-Brown County Health Department Update

In the last seven days (ending Dec 30th), the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 149 positive COVID-19 test results.

In the last seven days (ending Dec 30th), the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received 149 positive COVID-19 test results. Of the 149 positives this week, 62 were PCR, and 87 were antigen. Of the total number of cases reported this week, 41 cases...

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Posted on: June 14, 2021

Downtown Multipurpose Event Center Project

Event Center Project Newsflash

Banquet Facility, Concert Venue, Green Space, Food Trucks, Meeting Rooms, and more...

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Posted on: July 13, 2021

Multipurpose Event Center Phase I Plans Near Completion

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Final construction plans for the Phase I of Brownwood’s new multi-purpose event center is nearing completion, and new renderings were presented to Brownwood City Council on Tuesday morning to outline some of the features of the new complex. 

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Posted on: November 10, 2020

City of Brownwood Adopts New Municipal Logo

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The City of Brownwood adopted a new municipal logo during their regularly called City Council meeting on Tuesday.

The City of Brownwood adopted a new municipal logo during their regularly called City Council meeting on Tuesday. 

Previously, city staff presented conceptual logo options to the council during a workshop on May 12th, and one design was unanimousl...

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Posted on: October 13, 2020

Multipurpose Event Center Project Approved by City of Brownwood

Event Center Project

Brownwood City Council gave final approvals Tuesday to move forward with the development of a multipurpose event center in Downtown Brownwood.

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Posted on: January 11, 2022

COVID-19 Testing and Vaccinations

COVID testing and vaccinations

COVID Testing:

The Brownwood-Brown County Health Department is offering COVID testing at their clinic located at 510 E. Lee Street. Testing is by appointment only. If you need to be tested for COVID, please do not walk into the clinic. Testing will be cond...

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