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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Animal tethering prohibited after June 15

(ALTUS, OKLAHOMA): After recommendation from the Altus Animal Welfare Committee, the Altus City Council passed a “no tethering ordinance” at its May 16, 2017 meeting. The new city code, effective June 15, 2017, reads as follows:
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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Drinking Water Week 2

Altus: Where is the source of our drinking water?

(ALTUS, OKLAHOMA): As Drinking Water Week continues, the City of Altus joins the American Water Works Association and water professionals across North America in encouraging homeowners to learn more about t...

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Posted on: May 10, 2017

Drinking Water Week 1

The City of Altus and the AWWA encourage

‘getting to know and love’ tap water during Drinking Water Week

(ALTUS, OKLAHOMA):

The American Water Works Association (AWWA) and water professionals across North America are kicking off Drinking Water Week today wit...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Public invited to Reservoir Presentation by OU students

Students from the University of Oklahoma College of Civil Engineering and Environmental Science will present findings about the Altus City Reservoir on Tuesday, May 2nd at 4:30pm in the east wing of the Community Center at 401 Falcon Road. One of their de...

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Posted on: April 4, 2017

Town Hall Meeting for new Altus Fire Station

Town Hall Meeting for new Altus Central Fire Station

(ALTUS, OKLAHOMA): A town hall meeting regarding the future Altus Central Fire Station is scheduled for Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 6:00PM in the Council Chambers at Altus City Hall. The general public is...

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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 informed o...

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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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Posted on: February 24, 2017

Parvo Prevention

Altus seeks public assistance in prevention of parvo in pets

A number of dogs have been brought into the Altus Animal Shelter with the parvovirus. Altus Animal Control staff is doing all they can to stop any potential spread of the virus and is reaching ou...

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