The San Angelo Police Department is currently accepting applications for their Civil Service Examination that will be administered on April 5th at 9 AM at the McNease Convention Center. The deadline for applications is 5 PM March 28th. If you are interested in obtaining more information about becoming an officer with the San Angelo Police Department contact the recruiting officer at 325-481-2709. You can obtain an application on the San Angelo Police Department website "san angelo police dot org". You can obtain an application at either the Police Community Services Division, 505 South Chadbourne, or at the City Human Resource Office at City Hall.
Concerns about the oil boom in the Permian Basin were highlighted for San Angelo Chamber of Commerce Members today. David Christmas of the Permian Strategic Partnership spoke at the February Chamber luncheon. He said the partnership includes top companies seeking to find long term solutions regarding the growing oil industry in west Texas. He said 15 thousand jobs remain unfilled and how the lack of housing, health care, schools and infrastructure is hindering growth. Members heard that by 2025 the Permian area will be the 4th largest oil producing country in the world and would be pumping 6 million barrels of oil a day.
Once again this year, the local Girl Scouts of Central Texas will recognize 5 women with their Women of Distinction honor. The organization has celebrated women and businesses who demonstrate civic outreach, volunteerism and duty to community, both professionally and personally, in the San Angelo community for several decades. The scouts will celebrate the 5 distinguished community members at their Women of Distinction banquet March 7th at the McNease Convention Center.