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Six residents braved subfreezing temperatures for three hours at a Killeen park Saturday morning to take part in an event dedicated to reducing veteran suicides.

COPPERAS COVE — The City Council will meet at 5 p.m. today in a special session at the Economic Development Corporation building, 210 S. First St., to discuss a runoff election for council places 3 and 4.

Mayor Pro Tem Brockley Moore is organizing a town hall meeting, hosted by the Rev. Dale A. Moye Sr., at 5:30 p.m. today at Pershing Park Baptist Church, 1200 Old Farm-to-Market 440 in Killeen.

City of Killeen municipal offices will be closed Friday in observance of Good Friday. All city offices will reopen Monday, according to a news release from the city of Killeen.

Killeen Support Services Director Stu McLennan took responsibility Tuesday night for the City Council’s lack of knowledge regarding some $89,000 in repairs made to City Hall last fall.

In July, Killeen’s streets services director asked city management to fill a vacant traffic light inspector position to ensure public safety. That same month, the city’s transportation director requested an additional engineer to ensure proper inspection for key road projects. In August, ano…