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Posted on: January 13, 2021

Cleburne Fire Chief provides vaccine update to City Council

Fire Chief speaking to City Council at podium

Cleburne Fire Chief provided an update on the department’s vaccination efforts at the Jan. 12 City Council meeting.

Watch the presentation below where Fire Chief Scott Lail explains how the department became a vaccine distributor, how it administ...

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City of Cleburne News
Posted on: January 12, 2021

Cleburne State of the City 2021 brochure out now

State of the City 2021 Cover image

Did you know in this past year crews repaired 5,398 potholes or that people checked out 67,000 items from the Library?

This data and more is available in the latest edition of the City of Cleburne’s State of the City. The annual brochure reviews ...

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City of Cleburne News
Posted on: January 12, 2021

Animal Services to deter roosting vultures with loud, non-lethal pyrotechnics

Vultures roosting on cell tower

Cleburne Animal Services will conduct vulture harassment in the area of Prairie/Westhill and Buffalo/Wood beginning Wednesday, Jan. 13.

Harassment includes non-lethal use of pyrotechnics. Animal controller officers will be in the area between 4:30-7:30 p.m...

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City of Cleburne News
Posted on: January 8, 2021

JoCo residents can receive COVID-19 vaccine in Tarrant County

Needle in vaccine stock photo

The Department of State Health Services has announced the majority of COVID-19 vaccine arriving to Texas in the coming weeks will be allocated to larger metropolitan areas that can support vaccinating 100,000 residents or more.

Johnson County has worked wi...

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City of Cleburne News
Posted on: December 2, 2020

Free COVID-19 Testing in Cleburne from JoCo Emergency Management, Cleburne Fire


UPDATE: The state is extending the program through January.

The Texas Department of Emergency Management (TDEM) will offer free COVID-19 testing through the month of December in Cleburne.

The team will offer testing from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Thursdays, Frida...

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City of Cleburne News
Posted on: December 30, 2020

Cleburne Fire administering COVID-19 vaccine as outlined by Texas Vaccination Plan

Texas COVID-19 vaccine principals outlined

Individuals who qualify under the State of Texas’s COVID-19 Vaccine Allocation Definition Phase 1A and 1B are now eligible to receive a vaccine. The Cleburne Fire Department is administering the Moderna vaccine.  

Phase 1B includes:

  • Peopl...
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City of Cleburne News
Posted on: December 23, 2020

Curbside Christmas tree pickup returns in January


Cleburne Sanitation will run special Christmas tree pickup routes in January.

Trucks will run special Christmas tree routes throughout the city on Jan. 8 and 15. Trees must be free of any lights, decorations, and stands.

The Transfer Station accepts Christm...

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City of Cleburne News
Posted on: December 5, 2020

Governor’s executive order requires local businesses to reduce capacity to 50%

Governor Greg Abbott with his Open Texas plan

Per Gov. Greg Abbott’s executive order 32, local businesses that were operating at 75% occupancy must reduce their capacity to 50% occupancy due to the current COVID-19 hospitalization rate in the region starting Dec. 4.

In Trauma Service Areas t...

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City of Cleburne News
Posted on: November 11, 2020

Public Works update highlights completed, upcoming projects

mill and overlay street construction

After a year full of projects in 2020, Public Works has initiatives in the pipeline for 2021 to continue maintaining Cleburne’s infrastructure and services.

Staff presented a Public Works update to the City Council at the Nov. 10 meeting. The pre...

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City of Cleburne News
Posted on: April 14, 2020

Cleburne recognized as one of the safest cities in Texas

Police Car in front of City Hall

A recent ranking of Texas cities by safety has Cleburne in the top 100., a consumer security and safety website, recently used FBI crime data to list the safest cities in Texas. Cleburne took the 67 spot.

Other Johnson County cities on the list i...

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City of Cleburne News