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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Annual City-Wide Fall Clean-Up coming soon

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Don't miss the opportunity to conveniently declutter your home and help beautify your community during the annual City-Wide Fall Clean-Up, set for Saturday, Oct. 20, at Hawaiian Falls.

The City of The Colony and Republic Waste Services will be hosting the annual City-Wide Fall Clean-Up from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 20, in the parking lot of Hawaiian Falls Water Park.

Residents of The Colony may bring trash and refuse, such as large ...

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Posted on: September 25, 2018

City Council Election 2018

Election 2018

There will be a City Council Election for the Mayor's seat and Place 1 on Tuesday, Nov. 6. Early voting is from Oct. 22 to Nov. 2 at The Colony Annex, 6804 Main St.

However, registered voters may vote early at any early voting location in the county.

Voting on Election Day will be determined by individual precinct. Please see the Notice of General Election for locations.

Visit VoteDenton.com for more information or cal...

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Posted on: October 18, 2018

American Heroes: A Salute to Veterans

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Mark your calendar for Saturday, Nov. 10, as we celebrate Veteran's Day with this patriotic annual festival, American Heroes: A Salute to Veterans, at The Colony Five Star Complex, 4100 Blair Oaks. Our 2018 headliner is Sawyer Brown!

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

City of The Colony E-newsletter

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Breaking down the budget; City Council Election info; rain delays fishing pier grand opening; Fall Clean-Up on tap, rain or shine; American Heroes coming next month; Halloween events; and more In THE News!

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Posted on: October 11, 2018

Breaking down the 2018-19 budget

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When September rolls around each year, many folks are eagerly anticipating “cooler” weather as fall arrives or absorbing themselves in the start of a new football season.

But for city governments throughout the state, September is crunch-time for arguably the most important component of municipal management: the annual budget.

The fiscal year runs from Oct. 1 to Sept. 30. While September marks the end of the process when th...

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Posted on: September 17, 2018

Watering tips & usage FAQ

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In recent days, the Customer Services Department has fielded many queries from residents regarding their latest water bill. Indeed, usage amounts for the previous five-week billing cycle show high consumption increases for many residents.

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Posted on: August 20, 2018

Reconstruction underway at Memorial/Blair Oaks

Road Work Ahead

The long-awaited reconstruction of the intersection at Blair Oaks and Memorial drives began in early July 2018. Memorial Drive is down to one lane each direction while Blair Oaks is fully closed to traffic both north- and southbound.

Detour signage directs motorists around the construction. Motorists should expect delays in that area and are strongly encouraged to seek alternate routes, especially for those heading to and from The Colony High School. Allow extra time and please drive ...

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

Fall Fun Times now online!

Fall Fun Times 2018

Get ready for the Fall season of FUN from your Parks & Recreation Department! Check out the new catalog of upcoming programs and activities and start planning now.

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

In THE Field with Community Image

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On July 23, staff from the Communications Department spent the day with a Neighborhood Enhancement Officer from Community Image to live-tweet a “day in the life” of the Community Image Department.

In case you missed it, here’s a rundown of the day’s activities.

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Windows into The Colony

Migration Of The Monarchs Spotlight

While the Main Street reconstruction project resulted in a brand new roadway that paves the way for the city’s future, it also left behind poignant symbols of the city’s past in the form of 20 carefully crafted public art panels.

The 6-foot by 6-foot panels are built-in to the sounds walls so most motorists have surely noticed them by now. Much is lost, however, when seen passing by in a moving vehicle. Community Services Director Pam Nelson, who oversaw the selection, crafting, a...

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Posted on: June 20, 2018

Migratory birds in our community

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Check out the Migratory Birds page of our website for important information about what you can and can't do, and when.

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Posted on: October 16, 2018

Rain washes out Family Fright Night

Due to the weather forecast and extremely wet conditions at Stewart Creek Park, we have unfortunately had to cancel this year's Family Fright Night event, scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 20. For more info, please call Parks & Recreation at 972-625-1106.

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Posted on: October 9, 2018

Fishing pier event cancelled due to high water levels

The grand opening event for the new fishing pier at Stewart Creek Park is being cancelled due to the high water levels on Lewisville Lake. The fishing pier will open to the public as soon as water levels recede enough to safely do so.

For more information contact the Parks & Recreation Department at 972-625-1106.

ORIGINAL POST: The Colony Parks & Recreation Department, Community Development Corp. and City Council are excited to announce the upcoming grand opening and ri...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

City-Wide Fall Clean-Up set for Oct. 20

Spring Cleanup

The City of The Colony and Republic Waste Services will be hosting the annual City-Wide Fall Clean-Up from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 20, in the parking lot of Hawaiian Falls Water Park.

Residents of The Colony may bring trash and refuse, such as large tree limbs, furniture, appliances, lumber, remodeling debris, fencing materials and scrap metal for convenient disposal.

Additionally, the following items also will be collected: small truck...

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Posted on: September 18, 2018

Stormwater fee increase required to keep up with growth

Taylor Street Stream Stabilization

As part of their monthly utility bills, residents and businesses in The Colony pay a Stormwater Utility Fee, which in turn pays for maintenance projects and improvements to the city’s vitally important stormwater drainage system.

For example, many residents may be familiar with the repairs currently underway to the stream bank along Taylor Street behind the Aquatic Park.

In recent years, development in the city has increased rapidly, adding a significant amount of new buildings and...

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Posted on: July 3, 2018

UPDATED: Blair Oaks/Memorial roadwork underway

Road Work Ahead

The long-awaited reconstruction of the intersection at Blair Oaks and Memorial drives began in early July 2018. Memorial Drive is down to one lane in each direction while Blair Oaks is fully closed to thru traffic both north- and southbound.

Motorists should expect delays in that area and seek alternate routes, especially if traveling to and from The Colony High School. Allow extra time and please drive safe!

This ongoing project involves resurfacing of Blair Oaks, widening the intersection t...

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Posted on: September 13, 2018

Repairs to Paige Road at South Colony scheduled

Road Work Ahead

Starting mid-morning on Monday, Sept. 17, Public Works crews will begin repairs to the northern portions of the intersection at Paige Road and South Colony Boulevard where the pavement has buckled.

The project is estimated to take about two months to complete. Two lanes of traffic will be open in both directions at all times. Lane closures will move from the inside out as the project progresses, starting with the north- and southbound left lanes of ...

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Posted on: July 18, 2018

City recognized as Gold Star Affiliate by Keep Texas Beautiful

Keep Texas Beautiful (KTB), a statewide grassroots environmental and community improvement organization, recently named the City of The Colony as a Gold Star Affiliate, a designation conferred on just 65 of KTB’s nearly 400 affiliates in 2018.

Gold Star recognition is the highest status any community affiliate can achieve. In 2017 alone, KTB affiliates and their local volunteers contributed 92,250 hours to collect more than 1.6 million pounds of waste, including 3,268 pounds of tires and 136,29...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Migratory birds in our community

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Check out the Migratory Birds page of our website for important information about what you can and can't do, and when.

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Posted on: July 19, 2018

TCFD battles overnight blaze on North Shore

The Colony Patch

A little after 11 p.m. Wednesday, July 18, The Colony Fire Department responded to a major structure fire in the 4500 block of North Shore Drive.

Upon arrival, units encountered a fully involved fire encompassing a residence and a cabana structure.

The home is located near the lake, some distance from hydrants on the road surface. There were also complications with nearby power lines requiring the p...

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Posted on: January 8, 2018

Monthly Customer Service closures

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The Customer Service counters at City Hall will be closed for staff training from 1 to 2 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month in 2018.

As such, the closures will occur on the following dates: Jan. 9; Feb. 13; March 13; April 10; May 8; June 12; July 10; Aug. 14; Sept. 11; Oct. 9; Nov. 13; and Dec. 11.

Residents wishing to make a utility payment during those dates and times may do so by ac...

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Posted on: September 27, 2018

Hoopla Digital Is Now Available!

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All Library members now get FREE access to a collection of over 600,000 ebooks, audiobooks, comics, movies, music and more. Everything is downloadable on your mobile device or computer. Log in with your Library card identification.

Click here now to go to HooplaDigital. Library News
Posted on: September 8, 2018

Free Math Tutoring

MATH TUTORING

TCPL is hosting this free service for grades K-12! Intellichoice offers free math tutoring by volunteer professors, college students, high school students, and local professionals to develop an interest in  mathematics, increase college readiness...

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Posted on: September 8, 2018

Teen Advisory Panel

TEEN ADVISORY PANEL

Positions on the Teen Advisory Panel are open to teens in grades 6-12 and meetings are held monthly. Members of TAP plan projects to improve library services to teens, create teen programming, and earn community service hours by volunteering at TCPL event...

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

Early Voting Information

EARLY VOTING

Early voting begins Monday, October 22 at 8 AM in the City Hall annex for registered Denton County voters. For more details and a list of polling locations, visit VoteTexas.gov.

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Posted on: October 9, 2018

3D Printing

3D PRINTING

Preparing Your Print Job

Please save your print job as a .STL file. Bring a flash drive containing your saved .STL file to the Library's Reference Desk anytime during the Library's regular hours and staff will copy your file to prepare for printing. Some j...

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Posted on: October 3, 2018

Register now for October Computer Classes!

October Computer Classes

October Class Schedule: 

Business Seminar on ReferenceUSA

Thursday, October 18, 7 - 9 p.m.

Computer Basics

Friday, October 19, 2 - 4 p.m.

MS Excel Pt. 1

Saturday, October 20, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. 

Space is limited. Please stop by the Refe...

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Posted on: May 1, 2018

Mosquito Season is Here

Mosquito

Mosquito season runs from May 1- October 31. During this time the City conducts a weekly mosquito trapping and testing program throughout the community. Spraying is conducted when test results confirm the presence of West Nile mosquitoes. For more informa...

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

Sawyer Brown To Headline

Sawyer Brown

Organizers are excited to announce that Sawyer Brown will headline the 2018 American Heroes festival in The Colony on Saturday, November 10. Also performing this year will be Restless Heart and Radney Foster. For more information about the American Heroes...

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Posted on: October 16, 2018

Police Applicant Test

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The Colony Police Department will be conducting a Police Application Test.

The Colony, Texas has openings for Police Officer Applicants.

 Go to www.thecolonytx.gov  for application instructions and requirements. 

 Starting pay for non-certified is 60,973, and certified starting pay is 63,306. Of...

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Police News
Posted on: September 20, 2018

National Drug Take Back

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On October 27th, 2018 from 10am - 2pm at The Colony High School

The Colony Police Department will host a collection site at The Colony High School to participate in the National Pharmaceutical Take Back. A national take-back day will provided a unified opportunity for the public to surrender expired, unwanted, or unus...

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Police News
Posted on: June 18, 2018

The Colony Police Explorer Program

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The Colony Police Explorer Program are looking for kids who are interested in law enforcement.

If you are a 9-12th grader and would like to be part of an awesome program, you should check out The Colony Explorer Program. It is a lot like scouting Programs, but with a Law Enforcement theme. Contact Lt Chuck Would at [email protected]colonytx.gov or Officer ...

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Police News
Posted on: June 18, 2018

TCPD Baseball Cards

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Kids be sure to ask any of The Colony Police Officers for their Baseball Cards.

Kids be sure and ask for a Baseball Card. If you see an Officer out around town, don't be shy, and ask to have their Baseball card. We would love to meet your. 

Try to collect a complete set and win a prize.

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

Crime Statistics

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Register your home or business security cameras on CrimeReports.com secure server.
This will assist TCPD should a crime occur that may have been captured by your cameras. The information submitted is only accessible by law enforcement.

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

Recommendations & Complaints

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The Colony Police Department is dedicated to providing the best police service possible to its citizens. Police employees are carefully selected, held to the highest standards, and provided with the best training possible.

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

Animal Services

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The Colony Animal Services Center works diligently to ensure the safety of you and your pet through education and enforcement.

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