David Orr — July 20, 2021

July 20, 2021 00:35:42
David Orr — July 20, 2021
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David Orr — July 20, 2021
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Show Notes

After a look at some of the week's news, Texas-side Interim City Manager David Orr talks about his deep Texarkana roots and all the latest in city government, including some of the big projects coming up in the second half of the year.

To participate in the State Line Avenue improvement input survey Orr mentions, visit statelinecorridor.com.

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