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Groundbreakings: New Preschool & Senior Center

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Review the City of Oak Ridge Winter Weather Plan

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UPDATE: Oak Ridge City Blueprint Project

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Opportunities for Citizens to Shape the City Blueprint Plan

Jan 15, 2019 - The Oak Ridge Planning Commission and the City’s Community Development Department will continue to accept citizen feedback while finalizing content for the City Blueprint Plan, a guide for future growth and development in Oak Ridge.
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City Celebrates Two Major Projects Underway in Oak Ridge

Jan 15, 2019 - Groundbreakings were held on January 14 to celebrate the start of two major projects: the new Oak Ridge Preschool with Scarboro Park Improvements and the new Oak Ridge Senior Center. The buildings are slated for completion in late 2019.
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Applications Available for ORPD Citizens' Police Academy

Jan 11, 2019 - The Oak Ridge Police Department is conducting a Citizen Police Academy this year. Classes will start February 19, 2019, and continue through April 23, 2019. Applications are available online.
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Free Guitar Lessons Offered at Oak Ridge Senior Center

Jan 11, 2019 - Free guitar lessons for senior citizens will begin with an orientation class on Friday, January 18, 2019, at 10 a.m., at the Oak Ridge Senior Center. Regular classes will begin on February 1 and are open to area seniors age 50 and older.
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ORPD Announces 2019 Car Seat Checkpoint Schedule

Jan 07, 2019 - The Oak Ridge Police Department, in partnership with East Tennessee Children’s Hospital, is announcing the schedule of free car seat checkpoints for the rest of the year. The first event of 2019 will be held January 12, 10am-1pm.
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Centennial Golf Course to Host Girls Inc. Breakfast Fundraiser

Jan 02, 2019 - Centennial Golf Course has announced that it will host a waffle breakfast fundraiser to benefit Girls Inc. of Tennessee Valley. The event will be held on Saturday, January 26, 2019, from 8 a.m. until 10 a.m.
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Try Tai Chi at the Senior Center for a Healthier New Year

Dec 31, 2018 - The Tennessee branch of the Taoist Tai Chi Society of the USA will hold an open house at the Oak Ridge Senior Center on Friday, January 4, in advance of new beginner classes starting on Monday, January 7, 2019.
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