Abilene Roundup An Electronic Newsletter Volume 1, Issue 3 for Abilene Residents November 2008 City News Briefs Anchors away at Fall Clean Airport to reward passengers for flying ABI This month, you can begin signing up for the ABIVIP passenger rewards program in which you will soon earn valuable rewards simply by flying out of Abilene Re gional Airport (ABI). As an Abilene Regional Airport Very Important Passenger, you can receive a reward at a local merchant after only two flights. The program will officially begin January 1, 2009. For additional information and to register, click here... Zoo about to welcome more furry critters A pair of maned wolves will soon call the Abilene Zoo home. They weigh about 50 A Plus One boat was among pounds each and look like longlegged foxes with reddishbrown fur. Be sure to the nearly 166 tons of trash greet them with a friendly howdy when they arrive in early November. collected during the 3day Fall Clean & Tire Amnesty General election is Tuesday, November 4 Days at the Environmental The Taylor County Elections Office, and not the City of Abilene, is overseeing the Recycling Center. upcoming election. For more information about voting, call Taylor County at 325 Read more about 6741216 or click here. recycling... Chime in about future city improvements We want to hear from a public safety vehicle like proval in spring 2009. you. And the future of a fire truck. When you Share your thoughts in Abilene will be better for start to think about it, person by attending the it. Your comments can CIP projects have a lot of Mark your calendar affect what’s selected for possibilities. And they Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting inclusion in the 2009 shape the direction Abi which begins 1:30 p.m. on * 8:30 a.m., November 6 2013 Capital Improve lene’s heading in for fu Monday, November 3 at City Council Meeting ment Program (CIP). ture generations. City Hall, City Council * 5:30 p.m., November 20 So, what is it? A CIP The suggestions you Chambers. City Council Meeting project is something that’s make are then used by If you can’t make it, * No workshop this month currently unfunded, costs City staff and the Plan send comments to Plan over $25,000 and is ex ning and Zoning Commis ning and Development City Council Chambers pected to last at least 15 sion to help develop and Services, 555 Walnut St., 2nd floor, City Hall years. This can involve prioritize recommenda Rm. 100, Abilene, TX 555 Walnut Street the construction of a tions to the City Manager. 79604 or email See agendas building, the purchase of They then go on to the firstname.lastname@example.org land, or even purchasing City Council for final ap or call 3256766237. www.abilenetx.com A City of Abilene Publication 3256766200 You have received this email because you have subscribed to the Abilene Roundup Newsletter email list. To unsubscribe, simply send an empty e mail to email@example.com. For more information or to subscribe to other City of Abilene email lists, go to http://www.abilenetx.com/index/lists.htm.