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Posted on: December 6, 2022

Port Arthur Police Officer Entry Level Examination Application Available Now

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The Port Arthur Police Officer Entry Level Examination Application is available now for those interested. Please apply by 5:00 PM on January 6, 2023. 

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PAPD Press Releases
Posted on: December 5, 2022

PSA: Update for Parking for the 2022 Lighted Holiday Parade!

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Update: The south side of the City Hall parking lot will be closed beginning Thursday, December 8th through Friday, December 9th in preparation for the 2022 Lighted Holiday Parade events. Parking will be available in parking lots next to City Hall.

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 2, 2022

PA Transit: Plan Your Port Arthur Bus Trip With Google Maps

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Have you always wanted to know how to plan a bus trip when your transportation is down? ?? Port Arthur Transit has now provided a step-by-step guide, from the free tools at Google, for planning a local trip, including the cost, bus transfers, and everythi...

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Press Releases
Posted on: December 1, 2022

Port Arthur Public Library Partners With Young Audiences

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Port Arthur Public Library's Children and Young Adult Division is thrilled to have an opportunity to partner with the talented actors of  Young Audiences of Houston this holiday! Please visit the Library on December 15, 2022 to see a liv...

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Health Department
Posted on: November 29, 2022

Plan Your December with These Free Port Arthur Events!

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December is filled with family fun in Port Arthur! Check out these free community events going on this month:

  • December 1 @ 4:00 PM: Kansas City Southern’s Holiday Express 2022

  • December 1 @ 7:00 PM: Constable Bates' 8th Annual Christmas Toy Drive

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 20, 2022

Port Arthur Grants Management Opens C.D. Block Grant Application

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All interested non-profit agencies and individuals may apply for Port Arthur's 2023 Community Development Grant Program through December 16, 2022, at 12:00 PM.

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Press Releases
Posted on: October 10, 2022

The Port Arthur Health Department Offers Flu and COVID Vaccines

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The Port Arthur Health Department is offering flu and COVID-19 vaccinations to children and adults. Covid vaccinations, along with adult flu vaccines, are being offered at the Texas Artists' Museum, 3501 Cultural Center Drive, and children may receive a f...

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Health Department
Posted on: October 4, 2022

Reminder: Port Arthur Invites Participation for the 2022 Lighted Holiday Parade!

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Mayor Thurman Bartie invites all to the City of Port Arthur's Annual Lighted Holiday Parade!

City of Port Arthur Lighted Holiday Parade Information and Street Closures 

City of Port Arthur Parade Regulations 

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Press Releases
Posted on: September 23, 2022

PAHD Primary Health Care Clinic Accepts New Patients

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The City of Port Arthur Health Department is accepting new patients in its Primary Health Care Clinic, 2nd Floor, 449 Austin Avenue, Port Arthur, TX 77640. Clients must meet eligibility requirements. Please call (409) 983-8896 for more information.

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Health Department