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BREAKING NEWS

Early voting has started; come vote safely

Watch this short PSA to learn about the changes you may notice at the polls.
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Do I have to wear a mask?

Under current orders from the governor's office, the requirement to wear a facial covering "does not apply to ... any person who is voting, assisting a voter, serving as a poll watcher, or actively administering an election, but wearing a face covering is strongly encouraged." Learn more
Wooden ornaments with Christmas designs are displayed in a faux snowscape with Christmas lights, mini Christmas trees and a squirrel figurine wearing a red bow

Main Street Program invites children to decorate ornaments for tree

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UPDATES & MORE

Convention and Visitors Bureau Director Joel Novosad

Music industry professionals, how can we help you?

The deadline to apply for the Victoria Music Friendly Advisory Board is this Friday. Here's how you can help shape the future of the live music industry in Victoria.
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City Council chambers

City Council meeting

The City Council will consider approving a consultant for the Parks Master Plan. Residents will have the option of attending in person or remotely.  
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IN CASE YOU MISSED IT

A toy Spiderman figure crawls out of a toy fire station. Play button is displayed.

Assemble for fire safety!

Congratulations to the Victoria Fire Department's Station 5 A shift for winning the Fire Prevention Week video contest with their Avengers-themed video! They won a trophy and a meal cooked by the Fire Marshal's Office. Thank you to everyone who voted!

Watch the winning video / Watch the other video submissions

Equipment including an ice chest, a frozen bag of blood and medical tubes displayed on a table.

Victoria Fire Department marks 1 year of blood transfusions in the field

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Police officer stands in front of sign that reads "Community," with each letter reflecting the colors and logo of a different nonprofit or community organization.

National Night In celebrates community

In spite of COVID-19, our community found ways to come together in spirit. Watch as local nonprofits create a sign celebrating our community, and visit the Victoria Police Department's Facebook page to see more videos made for National Night In.

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COVID-19

October 19th COVID-19 case count for Victoria County. New: 23. Active: 66. Recovered: 4,072. Deaths: 95. Probable: 9. Total: 4,233.
Numbers posted Monday-Saturday on the health department's Facebook page

How to safely celebrate Halloween, Día de los Muertos

COVID-19 hotline ceases operations due to low call volume

Questions about COVID-19 should be directed to the Victoria County Public Health Department at 361-578-6281.
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CITIZENS' CORNER

Keep Victoria Beautiful logo: City of Victoria star with leaves growing out of it.

Keep Victoria Beautiful seeks volunteers for upcoming litter pickups

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Hiring red, white and you! 2020 statewide virtual hiring fair. Veterans, military and spouses. November 5, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. texasworkforce.org/hrwy

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