City of Trinidad
212 Park Street
P.O. Box 345 (Mailing)
Trinidad, Texas 75163
(903)-778-2525 Phone
(903) 778-2754 Fax

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Public Notice
City of Trinidad
Texas Community Development Block Grant Program
Planning & Capacity Building Fund Project

The City of Trinidad will hold a public hearing on October 5, 2017, at 5:30 p.m., to review the findings of the City's comprehensive planning project, TDA #7215164, funded through the Texas Community Development Block Grant Program. Program accomplishments and planning recommendations will be reviewed, as will benefit low to moderate income persons. Interested persons are encouraged to attend. Handicapped persons who are unable to attend the meeting should contact City Hall for assistance. The planning documents prepared under this contract are available for review as of September 21, 2017.

 
FALL CLEAN UP - SEPTEMBER 30, 2017 PDF Print E-mail
The City of Trinidad offers assistant to citizens of Trinidad who need to dispose of large amount of trash. The drop-off location for this year's FALL clean-up will be the elevated water tower on First Street. The dumpsters will be open from 8:00 a.m. until full.

The Fall Cleanup is open to residents living in the City of Trinidad city limits.

Items NOT accepted at the drop-off site include:

Tires
Oil or oil filters
Hazardous liquids of any kind
Refrigerators, air conditioning units or any other appliance containing Freon
Hazardous waste, including chemicals or pesticides
Paint

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, CALL CITY HALL.

 
HOME Rehabilitation Assistance Program PDF Print E-mail

The City of Trinidad has received a HOME Program Housing Rehabilitation Assistance (HRA) grant from the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA) for the rehabilitation and/or reconstruction of single-family homes for low income homeowners. The assistance provided will be in the form of a 5-year, 10-year or 15-year deferred-forgivable grant, depending on the applicant's income level. Manufactured Homes are eligible to receive assistance and have additional requirements.
To be eligible for the program you must reside in the city limits of the City of Trinidad, own the home you are living in with a clear title to the property, be low income, live in a substandard home, be current on your property taxes, be willing to relocate during the demolition and reconstruction and be able to make your own arrangements to relocate.
Applications will be available beginning Friday, August 18, 2017 at the Trinidad city Hall located at 212 Park Street, Trinidad, Texas between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
Applications must be completed and returned to City Hall. Applications will be considered on a first-come, first eligible basis depending on availability of funds. Incomplete applications are subject to disqualification. Persons with special needs, language interpretation needs, elderly or disabled individuals who may require accommodations should contact City Hall at 903-778-2525 to arrange for special assistance. Servicios de traduccion estan disponibles a peticion en el City Hall. For more information about this program, plase contact Resource Management & Consulting Co. at 903-784-

 
NOTE FROM CHIEF OF POLICE PDF Print E-mail
TRINIDAD POLICE DEPARTMENT
CITY ORDINANCE VIOLATION PROCEDURES

STEP 1: INITIAL CONTACT

A. Property Identification
B. Photograph violation
C. Issue occupant's a notice providing fifteen (15) days to correct the violation

STEP 2: FAILURE TO COMPLOY WITH WRITTEN NOTICE

A. Photograph property
B. Issue property occupant a citation, giving occupant at least ten (10) days to appear in court

STEP 3: FAILURE TO COMPLOY WITH CITATION AND COURT

A. Issue the occupant's a written notice providing the occupant's seven (7) days to correct the violation
B. After seven (7) days, meet with City Administrator to schedule an appearance before the City Council to seek abatement of the property
C. After seven (7) days, request a court order for removal of inoperable vehicle's from the Judge , if applicable
D. Clean the property at the expense of the City, and have the cost of the clean-up attached to the occupant's utility bill

**NOTE**
Only one 15 day notice will be issued for each property in the city, and Citation will be the 1st step after one (1) notice is issued for an address.

 
2017 HOMECOMING QUILT RAFFLE PDF Print E-mail

Raffle to benefit Trinidad ISD

Revenue from this raffle provides funds for college scholarships for graduating seniors. It is our intention to assist students in furthering their education on their career path. We also support the teaching staff at Trinidad ISD with a shopping day prior to school starting. We believe that the teachers we had as students helped mold us into the good citizens we are today and we want to give back in their honor. If quilts are not your thing, we accept any and all contributions toward these efforts. Please help us make things happen.

 
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