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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Website Personalization Now Available!

By clicking “Log In” on the MyDashboard bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyDashboard. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that they’d like to see...

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

The Colony Christmas Spectacular Light Show

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Check out the city's annual holiday light show every evening between now and Jan. 6, 2019, at Central Fire Station on Blair Oaks Drive.

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Posted on: December 11, 2018

Recycling Revisited: Cutting down contamination

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For decades, Americans have been steadily embracing the concept of recycling as a means to help keep the environment clean, preserve resources, and beautify their communities.

From cardboard and glass to plastics and aluminum, we have become accustomed to throwing many things in the recycling bin rather than the trash can.

No more so than right here in The Colony, where our customers continue to be active participants in the cit...

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

City of The Colony E-newsletter

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Christmas Spectacular Lightshow underway through early January; new fishing pier now open at Stewart Creek Park; sign-up today to receive weather alerts to your smartphone; holiday shopping safety tips; and more In THE News!

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

PlayTC! catalog now available online

PlayTC! Spring catalog

Check out the new issue of the PlayTC! catalog (formerly the Fun Times catalog) for a full listing of upcoming programs, activities and events happening throughout the city!

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Posted on: December 3, 2018

New fishing pier now open

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Now that high water on Lewisville Lake has receded, the new fishing pier at Stewart Creek Park is officially open!

Here's a close-up look at the new pier. For more information, contact Parks & Recreation at 972-625-1106.

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Posted on: November 2, 2018

City launches new emergency alert notification system

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As an extension of its new website with CivicPlus, the City of The Colony has officially launched a new and improved version of its emergency notification services for residents: CivicReady.

CivicReady is a communication service available to our residents to receive emergency notifications directly to their smartphone. Examples of emergency notifications include weather warnings (tornado, flash flooding, severe storms, etc.) and localized eme...

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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: 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: December 12, 2018

Dates announced for 2019 VOA-LPGA Texas Classic

Old American Golf Club

The 2019 LPGA Tournament schedule was recently released, and includes new dates for the Volunteers of America-LPGA Texas Classic at the Old American Golf Club in The Colony.

The VOA-LGPA Texas Classic will be held Sept. 30 through Oct. 6 at the Old American. Mark your calendars and stay tuned for updates in the New Year!

Visit the official LGPA website for the full schedule and more information about the coming season.

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

TCPD solves 21-year-old "cold case"

On Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018, members of The Colony Police Department solved the murder of Chris Charles Stecker. On March 1, 1997, Mr. Stecker was shot and killed by two suspects during a home invasion robbery. The case remained unsolved until now.

Recently, new leads were developed that led to the two suspects in this murder. The suspects were identified as Christopher Newby and Roger Newby. The investigation led to Christopher Newby being charged with murder.

Christopher Newby is currently an inmat...

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

Christmas holiday closures, trash notice

City offices, facilities, and the library will be closed Monday, Dec. 24, and Tuesday, Dec. 25, for the Christmas holiday. The library will be closed Dec. 22-25.

Also, there will be no trash/recycling collection on Tuesday, Dec. 25. Service will resume on Wednesday, Dec. 26, and be delayed one day the remainder of the week. For more information, contact Environmental Services at 972-624-3131.

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Posted on: November 28, 2018

UPDATE: Volunteers sought for Shoreline Trail clean-up

Shoreline Trail High Water 2018

Due to the weather forecast for very wet conditions, the Shoreline Trail clean-up project originally scheduled for Dec. 8 has been postponed. Organizers will try again for 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 15.

Volunteer registration is still available online. For more information, contact Parks & Recreation at 972-625-1106.

ORIGINAL POST: We need your help! A lot of trash and debris was left behind along the Shoreline Trail after recent flood waters...

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Posted on: December 7, 2018

New Year's Day closures, trash notice

City offices, facilities, and the library will be closed Tuesday, Jan 1, 2019, for New Year's Day. Also, there will be no trash/recycling collection on Jan. 1. Service will resume Wednesday, Jan. 2, and be delayed one day the remainder of the week.

For more information, contact Environmental Services at 972-624-3131.

Lastly, the library drive-thru book-drop will be closed starting at 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 30, until 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan 2, 2019.

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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 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: December 5, 2018

TCPD Press Release

At approximately 2 p.m. Dec. 5, The Colony Police High School Resource Officer (SRO) detained a 14 year old student in possession of a firearm that was found in the student’s backpack.

The student was taken into custody without incident and later transported to The Colony Police Department

The student does not have any history of violence. There was never a threat made towards the school, student or a staff member. There was n...

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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: October 26, 2018

American Legion to host viewings of Iwo Jima memorial

Iwo Jima veterans memorial

American Legion Holley-Riddle Post No. 21 of The Colony has announced that the Legion will be available 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays the rest of 2018 for anyone who wishes to view the Iwo Jima memorial installed at the Government Center.

Residents may recall the fanfare associated with the memorial earlier this year. The Colony Government Center is located at 6301 Main St.

Interested persons may contact the Legion for more information.

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Posted on: November 14, 2018

TCPD responds to barricaded suspect

At approximately 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, The Colony Police Department received a 911 call reporting a person with a gun in the 4500 block of Chapman Street.

Caller stated that he had locked himself in the bathroom inside the residence; suspect was walking around with a gun in his hand and would not let the caller out of the house.

Officers along with the Special Response Team (SRT) and negotiators arrived at t...

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Posted on: November 30, 2018

Holiday Bag of Books Sale!

BOB Sale Xmas 2018

Purchase a $4 FOTCPL book bag and fill it full of items from the specially marked sale carts! Sale also includes marked sale items in the Children's Book Sale.

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Posted on: November 13, 2018

Early Literacy Classes go on hiatus in December

Storytime Hiatus

Story Time and other early literacy activities are on hiatus for the month of December. All activities will resume in January!

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Posted on: November 9, 2018

Register Now for December Computer Classes

December Computer Classes

Foreign Language Learning Websites and Mobile Apps 

Thursday, December 6, 7 p.m. 

Microsoft Excel Pt. 1 

Friday, December 7, 2 p.m.

Excel Pt. 2 

Friday December 14, 2 p.m.

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Library Spotlights
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: December 6, 2018

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21 year old "Cold Case" Murder solved

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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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