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Posted on: April 3, 2020

City Invites Residents to 'Clap Because We Care'

The City of Temple is inviting residents to show support to essential personnel by participating in Clap Because We Care.At 7 p.m. each Tuesday, beginning April 7, residents are encouraged to step outside and clap for one minute to thank...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Temple Parks and Recreation to Close Certain Amenities

TEMPLE, TX (April 1, 2020) –  The Temple Parks and Recreation Department has temporarily closed several park amenities in an effort to reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus.Starting Wednesday, April 1, Parks and Recreation will close&...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Downtown Intersection to be Closed April 1 for Construction

The intersection of South First Street and West Avenue A will be closed Wednesday, April 1 as crews install new electrical, fiber and irrigation systems.The one-day closure is expected to last from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Drivers traveling eastbound on ...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Interim Media Relations Contact

The City’s Public Relations Manager, Laurie Simmons, is no longer employed by the City of Temple. We wish her all of the best in her future endeavors. In the interim, until the position is filled, for all City-related media requests ple...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

North 31st Street Improvements Project to Begin

Drivers traveling near Temple High School will see traffic changes and detours beginning Friday, April 3, as crews begin work on the North 31st Street Improvements Project. Funded by the City of Temple’s Reinvestment Zone #1, the $8 million proj...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Railroad Crossings to be Closed for Repairs March 30-31

At the request of BNSF Railway, the City of Temple will be assisting their crews in closing the railroad crossings on South 25th Street between West Avenue E and West Avenue F and South 49th Street between West Avenue D and West Avenue G. The closure will...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

City Council Cancels May Parks Bond Election

Acting in the best interest of the health and safety of City of Temple voters, the Temple City Council decided to cancel the May 2, 2020 Parks Bond Special Election at their Special Called Meeting on March 24. Since the date the election was call...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Non-Essential City Services Continue Online or By Phone Only

With the City of Temple falling under the mandatory “shelter in place” order issued by Bell County Judge David Blackburn, most city services will continue to remain available to residents online and by phone, but non-essential services...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

City Services to Continue Online, by Phone or by Appointment

Due to updated recommendations from the CDC and local health officials, the City of Temple has made the decision to close City facilities to public walk-in traffic beginning tomorrow, Thursday, March 19. The safety of our residents and staff is paramount,...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

City Departments Taking Preventive Measures for COVID-19

After Bell County officials confirmed a second presumptive case of COVID-19, the City of Temple continues to take proactive and preventive measures to minimize transmission risks for residents as well as city staff during the execution of city business an...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Zone After-School Programs Cancelled Next Week

The City of Temple’s Zone After-School programs at all Temple and Belton ISD sites will be cancelled next week, March 16 to March 20, after both school districts decided to extend Spring Break for one week. The Zone program will resume once area...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

City Responds to Presumptive COVID-19 Case in Bell County

With the first presumptive case of COVID-19 announced in Bell County, the City of Temple is following the recommendations of county health officials and beginning to take precautionary measures. The safety of our residents, visitors and City staff remains...

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Posted on: March 11, 2020

Temple By Design Comprehensive Plan Open Houses Scheduled

The City of Temple will be holding two interactive open houses next week for residents to provide feedback on the draft Comprehensive Plan and share in the future vision of Temple.•    Tuesday, March 17 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p....

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Posted on: March 9, 2020

City of Temple Selects Police Chief Finalists

After an extensive national recruitment process, the City of Temple has chosen three highly qualified finalists in its search for a new police chief. The finalists are (in alphabetical order by last name):•    Pedro (Pete) Lopez...

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Posted on: March 9, 2020

Temporary Closure of N. Pea Ridge Rd.

North Pea Ridge Road is scheduled to be closed between the hours of 9am and 2:15pm on Friday March 13th, 2020. The closure will occur between Stonehollow Road and Alabama Avenue. North Pea Ridge Road will re-open once construction activi...

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Posted on: April 12, 2016

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Posted on: January 1, 2019

Register with CodeRED Emergency Notification System

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Temple residents can receive emergency notifications by registering with the CodeRED system.  CodeRED is an emergency notification service that allows emergency officials to notify residents and businesses by telephone, cell phone, text message, ...

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

Temple Police Still Responding to Calls During COVID-19

TEMPLE, TX (April 6, 2020) –The Temple Police Department has and will continue to respond in person to calls for service that require an officer to be present on scene.This includes crimes in progress, disturbances in progress and calls involvin...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

TPD Searching for Cred Card Abuse Suspect

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TEMPLE, TX (March 27, 2020) –Temple Police Department is asking for the public’s help with identifying a suspect involved in a case of credit card abuse. He is described as an older male, with a distinctive tattoo on their left hand.Th...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

TPD Arrests 14 in Prostitution Sting

TEMPLE, TX (March 18, 2020) –The Temple Police Department in conjunction with the Bell County Sheriff’s Department conducted a two-day sex trafficking, pimp, prostitution and John suppression operation on March 13-14.The purpose of thi...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

TPD Reminds Residents of Intersection Procedures

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TEMPLE, TX (March 12, 2020) –The Temple Police Department is reminding residents to remain patient when navigating heavily-trafficked intersections.TPD has been made aware of several intersections where drivers enter the intersection in an attem...

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Posted on: March 11, 2020

TPD Searches for Theft Suspects

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TEMPLE, TX (March 11, 2020) – The Temple Police Department is searching for information regarding the identity of suspects involved in a Jan. 30 theft at Walmart, 3401 S. 31st Street.Officers were advised that two black males stole appr...

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