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County and City Agencies

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CITY OF AMARILLO DEPARTMENT OF BUILDING SAFETY
N.E. Corner of Buchanan St & 7th Ave
City Hall Room 105
P.O. Box 1971
Amarillo, TX 79105-1971
(806) 378-3041

www.amarillo.gov

Licenses and fees; information on zoning, city ordinances, permits and building regulations


DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH
821 S. Johnson St
Amarillo TX 79101
(806) 378-9472

www.amarillo.gov

For Potter & Randall counties; health permits; food manager certificates; information on inspections and licenses. If outside of Randall & Potter counties, contact the Texas Dept of Health (see below).


TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
(WTAMU Box 60968) 300 Victory Dr.
Canyon, TX 79106
(806) 655-7151

www.dshs.state.tx.us

Same as above for areas outside of Randall & Potter counties


POTTER COUNTY CLERK 
500 S. Fillmore, Suite 202
Amarillo, TX 79101
(806) 379-2275

http://www.co.potter.tx.us/default.aspx?Potter_County/County.Clerk

Assumed name certificates are filed with the county clerk.


RANDALL COUNTY CLERK
2309 Russell Long Blvd Ste 101
Canyon, TX 79015
(806) 468-5505

www.randallcounty.org/cclerk/default.htm

Same as above

Transportation and Traffic Courts (Local)

Resource

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TEXAS DEPT OF TRANSPORTATION
District Office 5715 Canyon Dr.
Amarillo, TX 79110
(806) 356-3200

www.txdot.gov/inside-txdot/district/amarillo.html

Traffic maps and traffic counts for Panhandle District that includes a majority of Texas Panhandle counties outside of Amarillo.


AMARILLO OFFICE OF TRAFFIC ADMINISTRATION
509 SE 7th Ave
Amarillo, TX 79101
(806) 378-4218

http://Amarillo.gov/?page_id=161

Traffic maps and traffic counts for Amarillo City Proper.

Small Business Assistance

Resource

Information Available

WEST TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTER
701 S Taylor, Suite 118
Amarillo, TX 79101
(806) 372-5151

www.smallbusinessdevelopmentcenter.com

Offers free, confidential small business management counseling and training to all counties of the Texas panhandle; appointments necessary


WEST TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY ENTERPRISE NETWORK
2300 N Western
Amarillo, TX 79124
(806) 374-9777

www.incubationworks.com

Manages a network of business incubators in the Texas panhandle.

Manages the Enterprize Challenge grant.
Manages the First Step Grant.


TEXAS MANUFACTURING ASSISTANCE CENTER
2579 S. Loop 289, Suite 114
Lubbock, TX 79423
(806) 745-7926

http://tmacgc.org/

Training and technical support to small & medium-sized manufacturers; typical areas covered include cost management, productivity improvements, environmental assistance, software systems selection and application, and e-commerce issues.


PANHANDLE CHAPTER OF TEXAS SOCIETY OF CPA’s 
10810 Elaine St
Amarillo, TX 79119
(806) 359-7929

http://panhandlechaptertscpa.com/

Will collect relevant information and provide a list of accountants who match a small business’ particular accounting needs; service is available to the entire Panhandle.

Staffing

Resource

Information Available

ELWOOD STAFFING
2620 Southwest 34th Georgia
Amarillo, TX 79109
(806) 359-1539

www.elwoodstaffing.com

Provides temporary and/or temp-to-hire employees for various clerical and industrial positions; also provides assistance with finding new, permanent full time employees; payroll services included.

Research

DEMOGRAPHICS

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Search and find demographic information on any town in the United States.