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Posted on: October 16, 2018

Atmos Energy


Atmos Energy experienced service issues in an area of Richardson and Murphy yesterday. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused our customers, and we appreciate their patience.We were in the process of upgrading a pipeline that feeds this g...

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

Card Fees

Credit Cards

Effective October 1, 2018 there is a credit card processing fee attached to all credit card transactions with the City of Murphy. This includes water bills, permits, court payments, recreation payments etc. There is no fee for payments made with cash, che...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Tax Rate Change

Adopted Tax Rate

There is hereby levied and there shall be collected for the use and support of the municipal government of the City of Murphy for the 2018-2019 fiscal year, upon all property, real, personal and mixed, within the corporate limits of said City subject to t...

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Posted on: February 22, 2017

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Contact Council

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

OpenGov Portal

Open Gov

Fresh on the heels of asking residents for their opinions via an electronic survey, the City of Murphy is taking yet another step toward openness and transparency by launching an online platform that provides access to the City’s financial records, says I...

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Posted on: July 31, 2018

Mobile App

New Phone App

City launches mobile devices app to extend connection With today’s technology, the phrase ‘information right at hand’ takes on an entirely new meaning, says Murphy IT Manager Wendle Medford. “The phrase went from figurative to literal overnight with the a...

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Posted on: October 12, 2018

Drug Take Back Day on the calendar


Drug Take Back Day set at Murphy Police Department

Free, no-questions-asked event set for Oct. 27

Stacking up and holding on to old, outdated or unwanted prescriptions or over-the-counter drugs and medications can become troublesome when it comes to disposi...

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Posted on: September 27, 2018

Boards and commissions seek 26 members

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September 27, 2018

City’s Boards and Commissions seeking 26 volunteers

MURPHY (September 27, 2018) Volunteers who serve on the one committee, and the seven boards and commissions appointed by City Council have an important advisory role in City go...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

CPR hands-only classes set for July 28


July 10, 2018

Murphy Fire Rescue offers free hands-only CPR classes

Classes include instruction and practice on fire extinguishers

MURPHY (July 10, 2018) Members of Murphy Fire Rescue will offer free hands-only CPR classes for members of the public who wish ...

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Posted on: June 25, 2018

Public comment on Waters Edge Park set for June 30


June 25, 2018

First public outreach meeting set for Waters Edge Park

More such meetings are planned for future projects

MURPHY (June 25, 2018) Soliciting, listening to, recording and incorporating resident and user preferences on playground equipment and ame...

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Posted on: June 6, 2018

Enhanced communication goal of solid waste contract


June 6, 2018

Improving resident communication key contract goal

MURPHY (June 6, 2018) Simplifying and facilitating direct two-way communication among residents, commercial customers and Republic Services, Murphy’s new solid waste contractor, is on...

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

Deadline for T-shirt design extended

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June 5, 2018

Tenth anniversary Maize Days seeks T-shirt design

MURPHY (June 5, 2018) An extended deadline has been set for the 2018 Maize Days T-shirt Design Contest, a chance for budding artists and graphics enthusiasts to see their inspiration on the fron...

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Posted on: May 16, 2018

Splash pad to operate on modified schedule


**** City Council changed the hours at the July 17, 2018 meeting to 2pm-8pm ****

May 16, 2018

Central Park splash pad to operate a modified schedule

MURPHY (May 16, 2018) Illustrating the importance of proper stewardship of natural resources and limiting the...

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Posted on: May 7, 2018

'Take or Pay' in water contract requires attention


May 7, 2018

‘Take or Pay’ in water contract requires our attention

MURPHY (May 7, 2018) Imagine going to the grocery store on the first weekend of December, and attempting to purchase just a few items, since there are still plenty of lef...

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Posted on: April 3, 2018

Minor changes in store for solid waste switch


April 3, 2018

Residents to see minor changes in solid waste change

MURPHY (April 3, 2018) A few changes to the weekly collection of trash and recycling in Murphy are coming, but residents will not be required to become accustomed to a different pickup day.


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Posted on: February 22, 2018

Council approves first bond project contracts


February 22, 2018

Council approves three contracts in CIP bond program

First three contracts receive nod, work to begin soon

MURPHY (February 22, 2018) Following approval by the Murphy City Council of the first three contracts related to the capital improvem...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Fire Rescue schedules free CPR classes on Feb. 17

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February 8, 2018

Murphy Fire Rescue sets free CPR classes on Feb. 17

MURPHY (February 8, 2018) The first of two 2018 free CPR training sessions is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 17 at the Murphy Fire Station. 


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