Posted on: August 24, 2016

MPD able to purchase 70 heavy ballistic vests due to recent donations

The Midland Police Department received $28,644 in donations from local citizens that will be used to purchase about 70 heavy ballistic vests.

Medical Center Pharmacy representatives offered to solicit donations for the MPD to obtain the vests and colle...Read on...

Posted on: August 9, 2016

Registration now open for Midland 101 education class

Midland 101

City of Midland residents are invited to gain behind-the-scenes access to their local government's day-to-day operations and become better equipped to serve on a City board or commission by attending Midland 101 classes beginning in October.

Midland 10...Read on...

Posted on: August 16, 2016

USA Fit to host half marathon training program

USA Fit Midland and the City of Midland's Parks and Recreation Division are teaming up to host a 15-week training program to help runners prepare for the Dallas Half Marathon on Dec. 11.

The training program will help participants reach their personal...Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2016

Travel-associated Zika case confirmed in Midland County

Midland Health & Senior Services has confirmed the first case of a Zika infection in a Midland County resident, who is said to have recently traveled to a country with locally-transmitted Zika cases.

The infection was reported to Midland Health &am...Read on...

Posted on: August 10, 2016

August 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 $3,116,465.

This month's figure reflects a 17.69 percent decrease, or a $669,818 decrease, from August 201...Read on...

Posted on: August 4, 2016

MPD accepting block party registrations for National Night Out


The Midland Police Department is now accepting registration forms for this year’s National Night Out on Tuesday, Oct. 4.

National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderi...Read on...

Posted on: August 4, 2016

Citizens invited to apply for City boards and commissions

Midland City Council will begin making appointments for city boards and commissions in September for the new fiscal year.

Terms generally vary from two to four years, with most beginning on Oct. 1.

Applications are available at the City Secretary’...Read on...

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Posted on: July 11, 2016

MPD invites residents to attend Citizen Police Academy

The Midland Police Department is accepting applications for the Citizen Police Academy that will begin on Sept. 6.

The Citizen Police Academy is a 36-hour course designed to give Midland citizens a working knowledge of MPD. Officers will give lectures ...Read on...

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...