City of The Colony E-Newsletter

2017-06-21 Liberty By The Lake returns to Stewart Creek Park on July 1; TCAS low-cost shot clinic June 24; Blair Oaks repairs underway; summer fun on tap at The Colony Public Library


2017-06-09 Swim into summer at The Colony Aquatic Park; Grandscape welcomes new, first-to-market tenants; city earns Bicycle Friendly Community recognition
2017-05-17 City again earns Playful City USA recognition; TCPD promotes bicycle safety; small cell network installed; History Committee hosts Memorial Day event at Bridges Cemetery
2017-05-03 Annual mosquito-control program underway; CVB unveils Mobile Information Center; Festival of Flight rescheduled for May 20; Special Response Team conducts training
2017-04-19 Up, Up & Away: Festival of Flight on April 29; skatepark redesign workshop; KTCB hosts Edible Landscape class; emergency supplies sales-tax holiday
2017-04-05 Race to the Kids Chase on April 22; Good Friday closures; solicitors must have TCPD-issued permit; Local Love Project videos; TCPL technology survey
2017-03-22 Annual Spring Eggstravaganza set for April 13; Community Center offers fun, food, friendship; Movies in the Park on April 7; rehab in store for The Legends water tower
2017-03-08 Spring storm season is here; Amazon Local Love Project benefits The Colony Animal Services; city honors wealth of volunteers; Spring Clean-Up set for April 22
2017-02-22 TCFD Battalion Chief earns national recognition; Memorial Drive Widening on schedule; new option available for utility payments; Stewart Creek shoreline clean-up
2017-02-08 Galaxy Theatres coming to Grandscape; library promotes preservation of history; Wastewater Treatment Plant construction update; city staff #GoRedForWomen
2017-01-18 City celebrates 40th anniversary; Fun Time Bike Riders meet; Mayor speaks at Chamber breakfast; TCPD contracts for false alarm services; updated trash/recycling schedule
2017-01-04 New year, still growing; City launches upgrades to video services; change in order of trash, recycling collection; Christmas tree recycling underway
2016-12-21 TCPD steps up DWI enforcement; Christmas Spectacular Light Show continues; Christmas, New Year's closures; Memorial Drive Widening project underway
2016-12-07 Christmas Spectacular Light Show underway; original landmark refurbished; PARD receives state-level recognitions; Phase VI Street Reconstruction begins
2016-11-16 Holidays in The Colony kicks off Saturday, Dec. 3; holiday shopping safety tips from TCPD; Thanksgiving closures, trash notice; City Council happenings
2016-11-02 American Heroes all day Saturday, Nov. 5; early voting, Election Day information; Denton County reports first human case of WNV in the city; Main Street update; Daylight Saving Time ends Nov. 6
2016-10-19 New dog park officially open; save the date for American Heroes: Nov. 5; IT staffer helps TCPD identify suspect; Owl & Howl Prowl Oct. 27
2016-10-05 Make A Difference Day set for Oct. 22; City Council approves 2016-17 budget; meet the VIPS of TCPD; dog park opening Oct. 8; Columbus Day closures
2016-09-21 TCPD Officer awarded Star of Texas; History Committee hosts Twilight event at Bridges Cemetery; lineup announced for American Heroes festival
2016-09-07 TCFD hosts 9/11 memorial service; Pawsome Playground Dog Park grand opening; Fall Clean-Up set for Oct. 15; CVB launches Big Bowl blog
2016-08-17 Safety First: School starts Monday; Fall Fun Times online; TCPD Explorers bring home awards; budget vote, tax rate hearing scheduled
2016-08-03 Annual Back 2 School Bash set for Aug. 9; watering tips & usage FAQ; behind the scenes in our IT Department; Council Happenings
2016-07-20 Get Out & Play event at Slay Baker Park; National Night Out set for Aug. 2; Texas summer heat in full swing; TCPD assists at funeral for fallen Dallas officer
2016-07-06 Aquatic Park hosts World's Largest Swim Lesson; positive WNV tests reported; traffic now one-way behind City Hall; tickets on sale for Jazzed About the Library
2016-06-22 Celebrate the Fourth in The Colony; city offers new emergency notification system; take precautions as summer heats up; low-cost vaccination clinic June 25
2016-06-08 Dog park coming soon; mosquito season 101; celebrate Father's Day at Papapalooza; trash-cart change-out underway; LIberty by the Lake on July 2
2016-05-18 Little Free Libraries now open; The Colony again named Playful City USA; Motorcycle Safety & Awareness Month; annual mosquito control program underway
2016-05-04 SCHEELS coming to town; CVB celebrates Travel & Tourism Week; Health & Info Fair set for May 6; Five Star new home for Dallas Roughnecks
2016-04-20 South Colony ramp now open; Up, Up, & Away upcoming; TCFD boasts pair of Smoke Divers; City says farewell to longtime City Secretary
2016-04-06 April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month; CDC seeks input on Trail/Bike Master Plan; Drive-In Theater features "Jurassic World;" Kids Chase by the Lake on April 16
2016-03-16 City cleans up aftermath of EF-0 tornado; free "Fix a Leak" classes on tap; Council accepting grant requests; Movies in the Park debuts for 2016
2016-03-02 TCFD welcomes new ambulance; Spring Clean-Up set for April 16; World Unity Festival at Stewart Creek Park; city's housing market top-ranked
2016-02-17 New street sweeper joins the fleet; Maintenance team keeps city facilities 'like new;' city staff again Go Red for Women; Main Street construction updates
2016-02-03 Hot Shot Crew at work; TCPD schedules active shooter drill for Feb. 8; upcoming events at TCPL; Aquatic Park offers lifeguard classes
2016-01-20 Phones, website offline for generator install; progress being made on Main Street; Aquatic Park boasts new filtration system; Daddy & Daughter Dance tickets on sale now
2016-01-06 TCPD hosts Open Carry forum; speed limit lowered on Main Street; new firefighters learn 'The Colony Way;' City Secretary profile; Polar Open set for Jan. 23
2015-12-16 Rec Center boasts new mural; drive safe, sober this holiday season; Get Connected on the city's social media; PD captures bank robbery suspect
2015-12-02 City readies for annual Holiday in the Park special event; City Manager to appear on television talk show Dec. 7; TCPD graduates Citizens Police Academy Class 34
2015-11-18 New historical marker unveiled at Greenway Park; Holiday in the Park set for Dec. 5; TCPD launches video outreach; inside the health inspection process
2015-11-04 Library partners with Nebraska Furniture Mart on book drive; Memorial Ceremony highlights American Heroes; City Council Election results; Main Street update
2015-10-21 City Council Election Nov. 3; American Heroes Festival & Fireworks upcoming; Fall Clean-Up on tap rain or shine; city employees go pink for breast cancer awareness
2015-10-07 New playground sets sail at Stewart Creek Park; volunteers help repair veteran's home; Fire Prevention Week Oct. 4-10
2015-09-16 TCFD honors fallen heroes; Jazzed About The Library; City Council lowers tax rate; Animal Services to host ribbon-cutting for new facility
2015-09-02 Inside The Colony Municipal Court; free loaner life jackets available for children; Labor Day closings; Back-to-School safety tips
2015-08-19 Stewart Creek Park reopens; City partners with WFAA for Family First Day; roadwork to impact students' commutes; Gin Blossoms to headline American Heroes
2015-08-05 Tech trends at The Colony Public Library; positive pool tests for WNV reported; Mother-Son Dive-In Movie; shoreline volunteer appreciation
2015-07-22 Shoreline, park clean-up scheduled; filing to begin soon for November Election; Back-to-School Bash on Aug. 4; Baxter earns certification
2015-07-08 TC again named Playful City USA; tips to avoid heat-related illnesses; water levels remain high at Lewisville Lake; EDC update
2015-06-17 Liberty by the Lake upcoming; road construction update; blood drive at the Community Center; TCPL hosts Family Night
2015-06-03 Lake water receding; Library hosts Summer Reading Clubs; TCFD receives CoServ grant for new gear; TCPD encourages 'Take, Lock, and Hide'
2015-05-20 Memorial-Spring Creek Connector opening soon; heavy rains impact trails, park facilities; annual Water Quality Report now online; Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month
2015-05-06 Lake levels return to normal; Spring Clean-Up by the numbers; annual Health & Info Fair coming soon; Citizen Police Academy Class No. 33 graduates
2015-04-22 Up, Up, & Away Festival of Flight on May 2; summer swim classes on tap at Aquatic Park; Drought Contingency Plan moved to Phase 1
2015-04-08 NFM: The wait is over; Parks crews relocate displaced landscaping; TCPL celebrates National Library Week; mosquito season begins
2015-03-18 Spring Eggstravaganza coming soon; wildscape your yard; City-wide Spring Clean-Up scheduled; Traffic Management Plan ready for NFM
2015-03-04 City weathers the storm; update from the Fire Chief; Jammin' in the Park returns; South Colony Overpass now open
2015-02-18 First of two Hilton hotels breaks ground in Grandscape; crime nears all-time low; new play equipment installed at Slay/Baker Park
2015-02-04 Capture The Colony events coming soon; city receives top rating for open records; EDC announces new businesses
2015-01-21 Behind the curtain at Nebraska Furniture Mart; library accepting requests for 3D printer; kudos for The Colony Community Center
2015-01-07 City contributes to the cause; firefighters master their craft; Council, CDC approve improvements to Lion's Club Park pond


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