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Posted on: November 29, 2016

Over 29 years: “Where there’s smoke (detectors) there’s (Altus) Fire”

The Altus Fire/Rescue Department has smoke detector program sponsored by the Altus Fire Union (Firefighters Local 2749). This program allows homeowners to receive a free installation of 1 smoke detector on each level of your home. If someone rents to own ...

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Posted on: November 18, 2016

Filing to open for Altus City Council and City Clerk-Treasurer

Filing for the Altus City Council and City Clerk-Treasurer election begins Monday, December 5, 2016, through Wednesday, December 7, 2016. The City of Altus encourages anyone interested to file at the Election Board Office, Room 105 in the Jackson County C...Read on...

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Posted on: November 15, 2016

Altus continues recognition as a “StormReady” Community

The City of Altus was recently re-recognized as a “StormReady” Community. Originally recognized as StormReady on October 1, 2004, Altus has maintained the designation for over twelve (12) years now. The StormReady program supports communities with the com...Read on...

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Posted on: November 2, 2016

City seeking ideas for possible new logo and flag

The City of Altus is looking to residents for designs for possible new city logo and flag. The City of Altus will be taking logo and flag design submissions until December 31, 2016.

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Posted on: October 28, 2016

Halloween Safety Tips

The City of Altus offers safety tips for this year’s upcoming Halloween on Monday, October 31. The City encourages trick-or-treating between the hours of 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.

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Posted on: October 18, 2016

Altus Street Sign Improvement Project

Altus Streets Commissioner, Chad Osborne has a plan to replace all older street signs through the community in the next few years. Initially, the Streets Department sectioned the city into 25 grids to break up the project into pieces. Next, an inventory o...Read on...

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