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Public Hearings - January 15, 2019

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January 15, 2019 Regular City Council Meeting - January 13, 2019

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City of Alma... A Place to Call Home!

In the City of Alma, we are defined less by boundaries on a map than by the sense of shared values our residents hold dear.

Small town values, guided growth, cultural and natural heritage are just a few of the core principles that make the City of Alma a wonderful place to call home. 

Alma is located just close enough to Dallas to enjoy big city convenience and amenities without losing the ability to enjoy the beautiful Texas countryside.  

A new dawn, a new day, a New Year

A new dawn, a new day, a New Year

January. 2019.

A brand new year, a brand new day — clean and shiny, spotless and gleaming, hopeful and exciting. Untouched and unspoiled, like a present that has just been unwrapped. A time to look back on (and learn from) the mistakes of the previous year, and look forward with hope and resolution to the new days ahead. And as we celebrate, and hope, and resolve, and plan, we do so along with people all over the world, and down through the ages. In fact, people have been celebrating the beginning of the new year for over 4,000 years. So, who first celebrated New Year's Day? Why do we celebrate on Jan 1? 

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