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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Website Personalization Now Available!

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Posted on: December 5, 2017

The Colony Christmas Spectacular Lightshow is underway!

The Colony Christmas Spectacular Lightshow

The Colony Christmas Spectacular Lightshow is underway at Central Fire Station, 4900 Blair Oaks Drive, now through Jan. 7, 2018.

The FREE lightshow is choreographed to music and can be seen every evening 5:30 to 10:30 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 5:30 to 10:50 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Tune your radio to 99.9FM to enjoy the music. For more information, please contact the Parks ...

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Posted on: November 28, 2017

Grand Reopening: The Colony Wheel Zone

The Colony Wheel Zone

Come celebrate the grand reopening of The Colony Wheel Zone on Saturday, Dec. 16!

Renovations to the former Sk8 Zone Skate Park are nearly complete. The facility has been renamed to The Colony Wheel Zone Bike & Skate Park, and will be reopening at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 16, at The Colony Recreation Center, 5151 North Colony Blvd...

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Posted on: December 6, 2017

City of The Colony E-newsletter

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Skate park reopening coming soon; Christmas Spectacular Lightshow underway; Simple Recycling reminders; and more In THE News!

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Posted on: November 3, 2017

City launches redesigned websites

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The City of The Colony is proud to announce the launch of new-look websites for the City itself, the Community Development Corp., and the Convention & Visitors Bureau.

In addition to the modern design and new features, all sites are now mobile responsive, meaning they will automatically configure the layout to accommodate viewing on mobile devices. The Colony Police Department and The Colony Public Library also have fea...

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Posted on: November 2, 2017

Old American to host LPGA tournament

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One-hundred forty-four of the world’s best golfers will descend on The Colony next year as the Volunteers of America LPGA North Dallas Classic debuts at a new venue in 2018.

The LPGA and event officials announced Oct. 30 that the Old American Golf Club in The Colony will host the event April 30 to May 6, 2018. The tournament will feature a four-day, stroke-play event with a $1.3 million purse.

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Posted on: November 1, 2017

Main Street: What's next?

Main Street at North Colony

In late July of this year, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) began the final phases of the Main Street Widening Project.

After almost three years of daily, significant road construction, nearly all lanes have since opened to traffic. Some daytime-only lane closures remain for specific elements of the project, including work on sidewalks, medians, and sound walls.

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Posted on: November 28, 2017

Skate park grand reopening set for Dec. 16

Come celebrate the grand reopening of The Colony Wheel Zone on Saturday, Dec. 16!

Renovations to the former Sk8 Zone Skate Park are nearly complete. The facility has been renamed to The Colony Wheel Zone Bike & Skate Park, and will be reopening at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 16, at The Colony Recreation Center, 5151 North Colony Blvd...

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Posted on: November 15, 2017

Donations sought for seasonal clothing drive

Clothing drive donation box

As the year moves into the colder seasons, the City of The Colony, Nebraska Furniture Mart, and Metro Relief are teaming up to collect gently used/new blankets, coats and/or gloves and new socks for those who may have need this winter.

The drive will take place starting Wednesday, Nov. 15 and continue through Friday, Dec. 15. Donation boxes are located at:

  • The Colony City Hall, 6800 Main St.;
  • The Colony Recreation Center, 5151 North Colony Blvd.; and,
  • Nebraska Furniture Mart, 5600 Nebraska...
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Posted on: November 9, 2017

City launches redesigned websites

The City of The Colony is proud to announce the launch of new-look websites for the City itself, the Community Development Corp., and the Convention & Visitors Bureau.

In addition to the modern design and new features, all sites are now mobile responsive, meaning they will automatically configure the layout to accommodate viewing on mobile devices. The Colony Police Department and The Colony Public Library also have fea...

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Posted on: October 30, 2017

Old American to host LPGA tournament

One-hundred forty-four of the world’s best golfers will descend on The Colony next year as the Volunteers of America LPGA North Dallas Classic debuts at a new venue in 2018.

The LPGA and event officials announced today that the Old American Golf Club in The Colony will host the annual event April 30 to May 6, 2018. The tournament will feature a four-day, stroke-play event with a $1.3 million purse.

“This is a very bi...

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

Residents turn handmade yarn into works of art

Woolie Wednesdays

Unlike Snow White, the women of Woolie Wednesdays never prick their fingers on a spinning wheel, and they for sure have never fallen asleep during class. There’s way too much sharing, caring, laughing and smiling going on at The Colony Community Center.

The Woolie Wednesdays spinning group meets from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. every Wednesday at The Colony Community Center, 5151 North Colony Blvd. Originally known as Texas Twisters, they recently adopted the name of Woolie Wednesdays for their group meeting. The ...

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Posted on: October 19, 2017

TCPD responds to barricaded person

At approximately 11:20 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 18, The Colony Police officers responded to an alarm call at Hawaiian Falls Water Park, 4400 Paige Road.

At the scene, officers observed a white male walking inside a fenced-in area of the park. The subject then entered one of the administration offices of the main building and barricaded himself. It appeared that the subject fired a handgun at officers thro...

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Posted on: October 5, 2017

Fire Department to add paramedic-only personnel

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The Colony City Council has approved a new program within The Colony Fire Department that allows for the hiring of paramedic-only personnel.

Fire Chief Scott Thompson said the department is always looking for opportunities to improve its delivery of fire, rescue, and emergency medical services (EMS). This change has been two years in the making and allows TCFD to maximize its potential in all ...

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Posted on: September 27, 2017

Utility rate increases to fund repairs, upgrades

After seven straight years of static or decreased utility rates, The Colony residents and businesses experienced a 3-percent increase in October 2013.

It was the first of five annual increases of the same percentage scheduled between 2013 and 2017 in order for the city to meet the increased demands for service amid an aging infrastructure. The next increase will take effect Oct. 1, 2017.

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Posted on: September 19, 2017

Health inspections go mobile

The Colony City Council has approved an ordinance amendment regarding the posting of health inspection letter grade cards within food establishments in The Colony.

This change marks the transition to a new program ultimately making health inspection information available to the public electronically in a convenient, user-friendly format via smart phone, tablet and the City of The Colony’s website.

As of Oct...

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Posted on: September 19, 2017

City now offers curbside clothing recycling

Each year, over 21 billion pounds of clothing go into U.S. landfills. In an effort to combat this growing problem, the City of The Colony has partnered with Simple Recycling to offer curbside pick-up of clothing, shoes, and small household items.

Simple Recycling is a for-profit recycler committed to offering residents the easiest way to keep usable materials from the landfill. The program is free of charge and simple to use.Step 1: Place clothing, shoes and home goods into the orange bags provide...

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Posted on: August 31, 2017

Hurricane Harvey response, resources

Hurricane Harvey wreaked havoc on the Gulf Coast the weekend of Aug. 25, leaving behind thousands of displaced Texans, mainly due to widespread flooding in the Houston area.

In the days that followed, The Colony Fire Department deployed a Division Chief, engine company, and brush truck to the region as part of a statewide response effort to rescue victims and provide much-needed emergency services support.Many evacuees are no...

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

Free Math Tutoring

Free Math Tutoring

Math tutoring by volunteer professors, college students, high school students, and local professionals to develop an interest in  mathematics, increase college readiness and promote a successful future career. Beginning Saturday, November 18 this...

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

Early literacy classes go on hiatus in December!

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Story Time, Music & Movement and other Early Literacy classes are on hiatus for the month of December. All early Literacy activities will resume in January.

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

The Colony Public Library - Digital Library

Kids reading a book

Find fiction and nonfiction audio books, e-books and magazines, streaming and downloadable music, and films through The Colony Public Library's digital library.

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

Adult Online Learning

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Resources including Gale Course, Learning Express Library, Pacific Medical Training, Mango Languages, and more can be found through The Colony's Public Library.

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Posted on: September 14, 2017

3D Printing

Library books in a shelf

3D printing is available at The Colony Public Library. Find out how to make an appointment, what to expect, and what resources are offered through the Library.

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Posted on: November 20, 2017

Citezens Police Adademy Class #38 Grauation.

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Congratulations to Citizens Police Academy Class #38 on graduation ! These citizens spent the last 10 Thursday nights with us learning about police operations,policies, investigations, driving, negotiations, ride outs with Officers and much more.

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Posted on: November 20, 2017

Police Applicant Test

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On November 18, 2017, The colony Police Department conduct a Police Application Test. 20 applicants gave it their best in the Physical Fitness test and the written exam. 

Thank you all who tested and gave a 100% participation!! 

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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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