Posted on: May 26, 2016

Splash pad open to public starting Friday, May 27

The splash pad located on the east side of Security Bank Ballpark in the Scharbauer Sports Complex will be open to the public this year starting Friday, May 27.

City of Midland's Parks and Recreation Division is inviting the public to enjoy the water ...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2016

City Closed for Memorial Day

The City of Midland's offices will be closed on Monday for Memorial Day.

Solid Waste will not pick up dumpsters on Monday. Regular roll-out cart service will take place as usual.

The Citizens Collection Station and Landfill will be closed Monday and...Read on...

Posted on: May 25, 2016

Registration now open for MPD’s 2016 Kids Academy

The Midland Police Department is now taking applications for this year’s Kids Academy.

The academy will take place daily from 8 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. on June 20-24 at the MLK Community Center on 2300 Butternut Ln. Students in the academy will learn about ...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2016

Fire, Health officials offer water safety tips

The City of Midland is reminding the public to carefully consider water safety as pool season draws near.

Drowning is the top cause of accidental deaths in children under the age of 5 according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and it...Read on...

Posted on: May 21, 2016

One deceased, one arrested following fatal accident

One man was arrested in connection with a fatal accident that occurred Friday evening in Midland.

Joseph Lian Blk Thawng, 23, of Midland, remained in Midland County Detention Center Saturday on an intoxication manslaughter charge following a fatal moto...Read on...

Posted on: May 18, 2016

Movie in the Park schedule released; first showing on Friday

The City of Midland's Parks and Recreation Department will kick off its popular "Move in the Park" series with a free showing of "Minions" at C.J. Kelly Park (5500 League Drive) at dusk on Friday, May 20.

Bring your kids, lawn chairs and blankets for ...Read on...

Posted on: May 14, 2016

UPDATED: Police searching for missing woman


Midland police are currently looking for 41-year-old Kathy Ann Lujan.

Lujan has not been seen or heard from since Wednesday, May 11, when she was last seen at her west Midland home wearing a pink blouse and black slacks.

Lujan is currently employe...Read on...

Posted on: May 13, 2016

New phone scams targeting Midland residents claiming to be police

The Midland Police Department is warning residents of a new round of phone scams targeting Midland residents that are claiming to be police asking for donations.

Several Midland residents have recently reported being called by a recording that falsely ...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2016

May sales tax revenues released

The City of Midland has collected this month's sales tax revenue from the State Comptroller's Office.

The total amount of revenue received was $3,412,850.

This month's figure reflects a 14.37 percent decrease, or a $572,744 decrease, from May 2015. ...Read on...

Posted on: May 2, 2016

Midland pools to host Memorial Day preview weekend before opening on June 4

The City of Midland's swimming pools will kick off the regular pool season with a preview over Memorial Day Weekend.

Doug Russell and Washington Aquatic Centers will open their doors for Memorial Day Weekend on May 28-30 and then re-open on June 4 to r...Read on...

Posted on: April 28, 2016

Annual free chlorine maintenance on Midland water system to take place in June

The City of Midland will perform routine maintenance on its water distribution system starting Wednesday, June 1.

This preventative measure will ensure safe drinking water by temporarily changing the method used to disinfect the water supply. Hydrants...Read on...