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CITY STAFF FRUSTRATED BY DEALING WITH FEMA

City Engineer Lori Lakatos shared her frustration of dealing with FEMA with the Brenham City Council today (Thursday).  After the May 2016 flooding, the city eligible to receive FEMA funding…

CITY LOOKING TO UPDATE MAJOR THOROUGHFARE PLAN

The City of Brenham is looking to update its Major Thoroughfare Plan which was last updated in 2014.  The plan is designed to give city staffers guidance on major streets…

COUNCIL APPROVES RESOLUTION OPPOSING LAKE SOMERVILLE OIL LEASES

Brenham City Council approved a resolution opposing the Bureau of Land Management’s decision to lease 1400 acres of land for oil and gas drilling around Lake Somerville.  Council had issued…

WEST JEFFERSON STREET EXPECTED TO REOPEN THURSDAY

The West Jefferson Street water crossing over Higgins Branch creek is expected to open to traffic today (Thursday).  City Engineer Lori Lakatos said that the roadway should re-open with temporary side rails…

BRENAM SCHOOL BOARD DISCUSSING CONSTRUCTION MONDAY

The Brenham School Board will be discussing construction and asbestos abatement during their meeting Monday.  Trustees are scheduled to name a Construction Manager at Risk for the Krause Elementary School…

SAFETYTALK PROGRAM 2-1-2018

Safety Talk with Sgt. Jimmy Morgan, Sgt. Steve Woodard, and Washington County Sheriff Otto Hanak Topics: Texas Move Over Law, Window Tint, 3rd Brake Light

CUB AND CUBETTE SWIMMERS ADVANCE TO REGIONAL MEET

The Brenham Cub and Cubette Swim Teams competed in the District 20 swim meet last Friday at the University of Texas.  Mackenzie Naylor finished 1st in the Mens 200 IM. …

BISD ROUNDTABLE PROGRAM 2-1-2018

Guest: Jennifer Vest, Principal – Brenham Elementary School

CANDIDATES FOR STATE REP. DISTRICT 13 SEAT AT KWHI FORUM

KWHI’s political forum Wednesday evening featured all of the candidates for the District 13 State Representative seat.  All five Republicans and one Democratic candidate attended the forum held in the Brenham National…

MONEY MAKEOVER SHOW 1-31-2018

Hosts: Jamie Keys, Toni Navarre, and Doug Neal Topics: Everything You Want to Know About Roth IRAs.