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Posted on: September 24, 2021

Musical lineup for American Heroes announced!

American Heroes 2021 Musical Acts

The City of The Colony Parks & Recreation Department and American Legion Post 21 are very excited to announce the entertainment lineup for this year's American Heroes festival in The Colony!

Lauren Alaina headlines on Friday, Nov. 5, with special guests Harper Grace and Dusty Black, and Plain White T's headlines on Saturday, Nov. 6, with special guests Deep Blue Something and The Nixons.

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Posted on: September 23, 2021

The Colony Culture: Andretti's Games

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It's the Mayor vs. Parks vs. Public Works in the 2021 Andretti's Games - a triple-threat event that features Duck Pin Bowling, the Ropes Course, and Go-Kart Racing.

This is the first in a series of videos highlighting the unique culture of our community alongside some of the amazing attractions around town. Visit our YouTube page for more videos from the City of The Colony.

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Defend Your Drains

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Check out this video for an inside look at the Stewart Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant and learn more about why it's important to defend your drains!

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Posted on: December 30, 2020

COVID-19 vaccine information from DCPH

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Are you looking for a first, second or third dose of a COVID-19 vaccine closer to work, school, or home? Denton County Public Health suggests checking out the handy vaccine finder at vaccines.gov/search to search by zip code and manufacturer.

As of March 2021, three COVID-19 vaccines have been authorized by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for different age groups. Vaccine is shipped directly to enrolled COVID-19 vaccine providers as allocated by the Departme...

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Posted on: April 20, 2020

#InThisTogether

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Everyone has been asked to make sacrifices throughout the community in order to flatten the curve & slow the spread of COVID-19 throughout North Texas. The following resources are available to assist those who may need help or for those looking to give.

HOW AND WHERE TO GET HELP

Comprehensive Guides

While we encourage you to explore everything listed here, we recommend the pages of the following agencies as among those offering the most comprehensive resource listings in our area:

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

Voting information for Nov. 2 City Council Election

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Early voting by personal appearance for the Nov. 2, 2021, City of The Colony City Council Election begins on Monday, Oct. 18, and continues through Friday, Oct. 29.

Up for election this year are at-large City Council Places 1 & 2. The Mayor's seat is an uncontested race. For more information, visit our website or contact the City Secretary’s Office by email at cs@thecolonytx.gov; by phone, 972-...

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Utility rate increase to fund ongoing infrastructure upgrades

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Alongside completion of the FY 2021-22 budget during public deliberations in August and September, The Colony City Council approved mechanisms for continued funding of important upgrades to the Stewart Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP).

The upgrades represent the next phases of a years-long process already underway to ensure the facility is operating at a level in line with continued growth and economic development, as well as to meet mandated guidelines set by the Texas Commission on En...

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Posted on: October 20, 2021

"Smoke" testing underway to assess sewer lines

The City of The Colony Water Distribution Department will be conducting a smoke testing program for the sanitary sewer system from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20, and Thursday, Oct. 21.

The "smoke" is used to locate where sewer lines may need repairs. The smoke is white and will enter the sanitary sewer system and out through the vent stacks of residential and commercial buildings. There are no hazards associated with this smok...

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Posted on: August 25, 2020

Trash/recycling collected as normal most holidays

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Did you know? As part of the city's renewed contract with Republic Services, trash and recycling collection is only delayed during three holidays in the year: New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.

Trash and recycling will be collected as normal (with no delays) during all other annual holidays.

For more information, call 972-624-3131 or visit the Environmental Services page of our website.

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Posted on: October 11, 2021

Genealogy Workshop

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Join TCPL to discuss basic genealogy topics and learn how to better research and document your family story! Space is limited. Please register at tcpl.ticketleap.com.

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Posted on: October 4, 2021

Exchange Zone

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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 price is too good to be true, most likely it is a scam. Never agree to wire or send money to purchase an online item unless you have verified the authenticity of the seller.

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Posted on: October 4, 2021

Distracted Driving

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Please pay 100 percent attention to the road ahead of you. Officer De La Cruz wants you to arrive at your destination safely.

There are so many ways be distracted while you drive. Texting is probably the number one reason for car accidents. Why is texting so bad? Texting while driving has become a huge risk factor because it employs all three forms of distracted driving. Here ar...

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Posted on: October 4, 2021

Practice the 9PM Routine

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Leaving anything of value in your vehicle is not a good practice. Leaving your vehicle unlocked, even if nothing of value is inside, is also highly discouraged.

Officers have taken vehicle-theft reports where weapons, cash, phones, computers, prescription medication, sun glasses, tools, and many other things are taken. 

Take that extra step and keep your valuables safe! 

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Posted on: October 4, 2021

Citizens Police Academy Class #44

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The classes are on Thursday nights from 7PM to 9:30 PM for 10 weeks.

This is a great opportunity for citizens to go behind the scenes and see the policies and procedures of those who work to keep this city safe and secure. 

There are hands on activity such as driving, fingerprinting, shooting range demo and ride ou...

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Exchange Zone

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Tip: If you find an item online for sale and the price is too good to be true, most likely it is a scam. Never agree to wire or send money to purchase an online item unless you have verified the authenticity of the seller.

If you have any questions please ...

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Distracted Driving

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There are so many ways be distracted while you drive. Texting is probably the number one reason for car accidents. Why is texting so bad? Texting while driving has become a huge risk factor because it employs all three forms of distracted driving.&nbs...

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