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March 2015

Arts Festival The 38th Annual Stillwater Arts Festival will be April 17-19
The festival will be held at the corner of 8th and Husband 
citycouncilx Watch: City of Stillwater City Council for Monday, March 23, 2015 (Part 1 & 2)
Glass Recycling Waste Management reminds residents to place glass recycling curbside before 6 a.m.
Pilot program continues through July
 HHW Spring x City of Stillwater to hold Spring Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event
Residents are encouraged to drop off household pollutants free of charge
Financial Department promotions Chief Financial Officer Marcy Lamb announces Financial Department promotions
Four from the department were promoted to new positions 
Dog Park

Dog park closed for maintenance
Scheduled to reopen Saturday, April 4

True Grit Firearms, roping and the Wild West featured next in ´True Grit' programs
Programs at Sheerar Museum on March 22 and Stillwater Public Library on March 23
Sister Cities Sister Cities International seeks young artists and authors for its annual showcase
Deadline for application is Friday, April 10, 2015 
Pickens Auction City of Stillwater Operations Department City of Stillwater Operations Department set to auction off surplus items
Auction is Saturday, March 28 
  Reminder about temporary signs and code compliance within city limits
Temporary ground signs are designed to be displayed for a limited period of time. 
citycouncilx View: City Council Meeting for March 2
stormshelter Register your storm shelter/safe area with the City of Stillwater Emergency Management
Send information via online form at

February 2015

parks in  days poster x Spring Break Challenge: 5 Parks in 5 Days
Visit local parks and have fun over spring break 
citycouncilx View: Stillwater City Council meeting for Feb. 23

View (PDF): City of Stillwater Winter 2015 Newsletter

True Grit

 'True Grit' seeks writers and artists
Western Writers' Workshop on March 28 and Art Show at OSU Student Union



stillwater reflex blue with baby blue background

Stillwater City Council meeting canceled due to inclement weather conditions
Meeting to be rescheduled for Monday, Feb. 23 at 5:30 p.m.

NWS Logo

Residents invited to brush up on severe weather safety awareness March 10
National Weather Service will be presenting on a number of weather topics

Trash Off  Poster

City of Stillwater encourages you to volunteer for annual Trash-Off
Residents take to the streets to show that "Litter is Not OK" on Saturday, April 4 

Be Informed Be Informed adds "City News and Information" to subscription options
Be Informed is a citywide notification system to keep residents informed 
Community Development Block Grant

City of Stillwater seeks public input on where to use $97,000 in grant funds
Staff will hold two public meetings for residents to provide their input 

Drive Cam The City of Stillwater recently completed a program to create safe driving habits
Residents will benefit from safer driving habits created through the program 
 regulating plan map Residents invited to review Form-Based Code for the Corridor Redevelopment Area
Planners would like the public to review the proposed code before officials discuss the topic
citycouncilx View: Stillwater Utilities Authority special meeting for Feb. 9
Aaron Baggarly City of Stillwater hires new planning manager out of South Carolina
Aaron Baggarly will transition from private to public sector with Development Services 
cert healthy business x Photo: City of Stillwater recognized for being a healthy business in Oklahoma
 dog on leash lgn City reminds residents that dogs must be on leashes when using city parks
According to city code, domestic animals cannot run at large in the City
citycouncilx View: Stillwater City Council meeting for Feb. 2
True Grit  ´True Grit' events aim to unite community members through reading
Kicks off March 2; Events scheduled through April 17 
mystery Crime writer visits Stillwater Public Library with a cold case for audience to solve
Solve “The Lonesome Death of Becky Sue Peterson”
theatre mask OSU Outreach's ´Acting Basics' series returns to Stillwater Public Library
Meets Tuesdays from March 3-April 14

January 2015

 Dancing with Daddy 10th Annual Dancing with Daddy scheduled for Friday, Feb. 6
Tickets available at
Candy Staring Former consultant joins City of Stillwater staff
Candy Staring is the new capital program manager for Water Utilities
citycouncilx View: Stillwater City Council meeting for Jan. 26
Annual Financial Record View: Comprehensive Annual Financial Report 2014
citycouncilx View: Stillwater City Council meeting for Jan. 22
citycouncilx View: Stillwater Utilities Authority special meeting for Jan. 22
publicmeeting waterrates City invites public to attend workshop to discuss water/wastewater utility rates
Thurs. Jan. 22 at 7 p.m. inside the Stillwater Public Library
glass bin example

Curbside glass recycling pilot program begins Feb. 16 citywide
Glass picked up third week of every month on regularly scheduled collection day

MLK Martin Luther King Jr. Day hours of operation
Most City offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 19
taxclock It's Tax Time Again! Get help at Stillwater Public Library
Free AARP tax assistance and extended computer times
Spring Computer Classes x New computer classes and services at Stillwater Public Library
Free classes on basic topics
Tense Futures x New Sci-Fi film club series begins Feb. 4 at Stillwater Public Library
Explore and discussion the bleak futures in great science fiction films
senior fitness Free ´Eat Better, Move More' classes coming to Stillwater
Free pedometer and training guide
Alarm Permit x  Renew or apply for your burglar/fire alarm permit for 2015
Renew or apply now through Feb. 28
CCC Closing x Convenience Collection Center scheduled to close for improvements
Closure begins Feb. 2 and reopens after Feb. 16 
filing and election day 2015 View key dates for the 2015 mayoral election
Primary election will be held Tuesday, March 3, 2015 
leg 100 Area legislators eager to greet area citizens Jan. 15 at Stillwater Public Library
Meet Sen. Halligan & Reps. Casey, Denney and Williams
minecraft Stillwater Public Library provides a variety of monthly programs for children
Minecraft, Science Lab, Legos and more
citycouncilx View: Stillwater City Council meeting for Jan. 5
Street sweeper View: Street sweeper schedule
Holly Ladymon x  Animal Welfare welcomes new officer
Holley Ladymon helps expand staff

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