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Posted on: June 29, 2017

American Spirit Festival: Independence Day Celebration in Altus

The City of Altus and the Altus Chamber of Commerce are proud to invite and welcome all to our Independence Day Celebration. This Sunday, July 2, is the inaugural American Spirit Festival in Altus. This is a FREE family-fun and friendly all- day event hel...

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Posted on: June 22, 2017

Fireworks prohibited inside Altus city limits

With the 4th of July approaching, Altus Chief of Police Tim Murphy wants to remind all citizens that City ordinance prohibits any person to discharge or sell fireworks within the city limits of Altus and anyone caught discharging fireworks could face a fi...

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

Summer Mosquito Testing by OSU Graduate Students

It’s summer time! And time to be thinking about those pesky mosquitoes in your neighborhood. Have you ever wondered what kinds of mosquitoes might be bothering you?

Beginning in late May/early June, graduate students from the Department of Entomology and P...

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Posted on: March 23, 2017

Altus Public Storm Shelter Statement

The City of Altus would like to remind you that we do not maintain public storm shelters.

What are the alternatives? Constructing a personal storm shelter is the best option, but if that is not possible then develop your plan today and stay inform...

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Posted on: March 23, 2017

How will you be notified of severe weather?

The City of Altus outdoor storm sirens are currently unreliable as a notification source for severe weather including tornadoes. In an effort to keep you safe and make you weather aware, we encourage you to use some or all of the following methods to aler...

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