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Posted on: February 21, 2024

City to host Solar Eclipse event April 8

Solar Eclipse event set for April 8

Join the City of The Colony for a once-in-a-lifetime event at Stewart Creek Park to view the total solar eclipse on April 8. This free all-ages event will include solar viewing stations, crafts, and free solar glasses (while supplies last).

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Posted on: February 12, 2024

March 5 Primary Election Information

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Early voting for the upcoming Party Primaries on March 5 runs from Feb. 20 to March 1. Denton County voters may cast ballots at an early voting location. On Election Day, voters must vote at locations determined by precinct.

For more information, visit www.VoteDenton.gov or contact The Colony City Secretary's Office, [email protected], 972-624-3105.

Early Voting Dates and Times

  • Tuesday-Friday, Feb. 20-23: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Saturday, Feb. 24: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
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Posted on: February 1, 2024

Registration underway for Coach Cox's Kids Race by the Lake

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Join in the fun at this year's annual Kids Race on April 20 at Stewart Creek Park!

Date: Saturday, April 20, 2024Time: 7:30amLocation: Stewart Creek Park, 3700 Sparks Rd., The Colony, TX 75056Cost: $12 per runner (family discounts available) 

The Colony Parks and Recreation Department and The Colony Roadrunners Club pre...

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Posted on: February 14, 2023

Roadwork Roundup

Road Work Ahead

Some current roadwork projects include work underway at Paige Road and SH121, as well as South Colony Boulevard, west of Main. All work is weather-permitting. Please drive safe in construction zones. We appreciate your patience!

Paige Road/Plano Parkway and SH 121

City contractors have begun work on a project at the Paige Road/SH121 underpass that will add a second left-turn lane for eastbound SH121 traffic onto northbound Paige Road. The project involves modifying the current U-t...

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Posted on: September 8, 2023

The Colony Police launch Take Me Home Program

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The Colony Police Department has introduced an exciting new program for the city of The Colony: the Take Me Home Program.

Helping People with Disabilities Get Home

Take Me Home is a program that was developed by the Pensacola, Florida Police Department to better assist individuals with disabilities who may need extra help communicating in an emergency situation. This kind of ...

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Posted on: January 1, 2024

The most-anticipated openings of 2024

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If you’re looking to change up your routine in the new year, you’ve come to the right place. The Colony continues to welcome new businesses so there’s even more to see, eat and do. Check out some of our top picks to discover in the new year.

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Posted on: January 4, 2024

Volunteers sought for city boards, commissions

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The City of The Colony is currently accepting applications for city boards. Board members are appointed by the City Council to serve in a volunteer capacity.

Applications for board positions will be accepted in the City Secretary’s Office for vacant positions on various boards. Information on the boards and the application form are available on the city’s website:

For more information, conta...

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Posted on: November 30, 2023

Residents to receive spring Parks & Recreation activity guide

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Spring 2024 PlayTC! catalogs will find their way into mailboxes in early December, but you can also pick up a copy at The Colony Recreation Center, The Colony Aquatic Park, The Colony Community Center, or at The Colony Public Library.

The PlayTC! catalog is a seasonal activity guide for programs hosted by The Colony Parks & Recreation Department and The Colony Public Library.  This spring edition includes programs, activities, and events for the months of January 2024 - Ap...

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Posted on: November 29, 2023

New upgrades at Kids Colony Splash Park

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Parks & Recreation staff recently oversaw new upgrades to Kids Colony Splash Park this November, with the installation of an outdoor restroom facility.

This new restroom will serve Splash Park user with two single person restrooms, and a water fountain with a bottle filler.  The restroom will be up and running when the Splash Park opens for the 2024 season Memorial Day weekend. 

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Posted on: February 24, 2024 | Last Modified on: November 6, 2017

Teen Kit: Galaxy Snow Globes

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Make a galaxy snow globe, full of beautiful colors and confetti stars! This kit is for teens and tweens in grades 6-12. Reserve kits online beginning Monday, March 4 at 10:00 a.m.

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Posted on: February 24, 2024

Upcoming Virtual Author Talk

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Join us on Thursday, March 14 for a virtual chat with Christopher Paolini, bestselling YA author of The Inheritance Cycle series! Register online at libraryc.org/tcpltx.

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Posted on: February 20, 2024

Story Time at Chick-fil-A

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Join the Library and our friends at Chick-fil-A for stories, songs, and crafts on the first Monday of the month at 10:15 AM! This special Story Time is held at Chick-fil-A in The Colony, located at 3705 Main St.

Spring dates: March 4, April 1, May 6.

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Posted on: January 4, 2024

VITA Tax Help

VITA Tax Help starts January 23

United Way's Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) is available for anyone with an income up to (not over) $64,000 per year. Volunteers will be at TCPL every Tuesday, 10:30 AM - 2 PM, through April 16. Assistance is provided on first-come, first...

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Posted on: January 12, 2024

Spring League Registration

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Don't miss out on the spring league offerings! Registration is ending soon!

Parks & Recreation League Registration Deadlines:

Youth Flag Football - 1/22/2024

Youth Volleyball - 1/29/2024

Adult Kickball - 2/14/2024

Adult Volleyball - 3/20/2024

Local Association League Registration Deadlines:

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Posted on: January 10, 2024

Lighting improvements taking place at Turner Complex

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New LED light fixtures to be installed at The Colony's Turner Complex

New LED light fixtures are set to be installed at The Colony's Turner Complex at the end of January 2024.  These new LED fixtures will replace the current metal halide fixtures that have serviced the complex for over 20 years.  ...

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Posted on: February 1, 2024

23rd annual Coach Cox's Kids Race by the Lake Registration is Open!

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Join in the fun of this annual kids race on April 20th at Stewart Creek Park

Date: Saturday, April 20, 2024Time: 7:30amLocation: Stewart Creek Park, 3700 Sparks Rd., The Colony, TX 75056Cost: $12 per runner (family discounts available) 

The Colony Parks and Recreation Department and The Colony Roadrunners Club pre...

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Posted on: January 31, 2024

Mother & Son Adventure Day SOLD OUT

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Click the link to register for the wait list in case spots free up!

Date: Saturday, March 23rdTime: 12:00pm - 3:00pm (ages 3-12)Location: Lions Club Park(4800 Nash Drive, The Colony, TX 75056)Cost: $35 per couple / $10 additional sonAn afternoon of family fun, exclusively for moms and sons! Join us as we...

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Posted on: November 30, 2023

Residents to receive spring Parks & Recreation activity guide

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Spring 2024 PlayTC! catalogs find their way into mailboxes

Spring 2024 PlayTC! catalogs find their way into mailboxes in early December, but you can also  pick up a copy at The Colony Recreation Center, The Colony Aquatic Park, The Colony Community Center, or at The Colony Public Library. 

The Pl...

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Posted on: November 29, 2023

New Upgrades at Kids Colony Splash Park

Kids Colony Splash Park Restroom

Parks & Recreation staff oversee new upgrades to Kids Colony Splash Park.

Parks & Recreation staff oversaw new upgrades to Kids Colony Splash Park this November with the installation of an outdoor restroom facility.  This new restroom will serve Splash Park user with two single person restrooms, and a water fountai...

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Posted on: October 10, 2023

Stewart Creek Park Transitions into Winter Operating Hours

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Stewart Creek Park hours adjusting to the season

Starting On Monday November 6th Stewart Creek Park hours of operation will change to 6am - 7pm.  These winter hours will be in effect until Sunday March 10th when park hours will return to 6am - 10pm for the spring and summer months.

As a reminder...

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Posted on: January 25, 2024

TCPD Citizen Police Academy Class #49

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Mark your Calendars Citizens Police Academy Class #49 will start on Thursday March 21, 2024 at 7pm.

The Citizen Police Academy started in 1994 and is a block of instruction designed to give the public a working knowledge of The Colony Police Department. It consists of a series of nine classes (last week is graduation), held once a week on Thursdays from...

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Posted on: November 17, 2023

Exchange Zone

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The Exchange Zone

Don't forget to use our Exchange Zone (located in the Police Department parking lot behind the jail building)

 if you are selling or purchasing items online. It is monitored on camera 24/7.

Tip: If you find an item online for sale and the ...

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Posted on: September 8, 2023

Introducing the Take Me Home Program

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The Colony Police Department will be introducing an exciting new program rolling out for the city of The Colony - The Take Me Home Program

Helping People with Disabilities Get Home

Take Me Home is a program that was developed by the Pensacola, Florida Police Department to better assist individuals with disabilities who may need extra help communicating in an emergency situation. This kind of ...

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