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Posted on: September 23, 2022

Customer Service lobby closed Friday, Oct. 14

The City's Customer Service Office will be closed Friday, Oct. 14, for staff training. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience.

Customers wishing to make a payment to their account during that time may still access the automated phone systems and/or online portals, as well as the overnight drive-thru dropbox on the north side of City Hall.

For more information, call 972-625-1756. T...

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Posted on: August 29, 2022

City Council action takes aim at catalytic converter theft


During its regular meeting on Aug. 16, 2022, The Colony City Council approved an amendment to the Code of Ordinances regarding possession of used catalytic converters in The Colony.

Moving forward, anyone found by law enforcement in possession of a catalytic converter that has been removed from a vehicle must provide documentation proving ownership of the vehicle from which the part was removed, or proof of lawful transfer of the cat...

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Posted on: August 1, 2022

Preventing Stormwater Pollution: Guidelines for Swimming Pools & Spas

The City has produced a printable trifold with valuable information regarding how to safely drain water from your pool and/or spa, including tips on what to do with filter backwash or if you have a saltwater pool.

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Posted on: August 10, 2022

Yes, that text is actually from the Court

The Colony Municipal Court recently launched a new communication tool that sends text reminders to your phone if you have an upcoming court date, payment due, or unresolved citation. Sample screenshots shown below.


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Posted on: June 27, 2022

The Colony Fire Department named EMS Provider of the Year

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Born of necessity and forged in the field, The Colony Fire Department’s Paramedic-Only Program has proved to be a trendsetting, transformative initiative.

The program has ultimately improved not only the department’s quality of pre-hospital medical care but also positioned its firefighters for further success on the fire ground. Those successes were formally recognized on May 31 during the Texas Health Reso...

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Posted on: July 22, 2022

Tips for reducing 'slippery' feeling of soft water from ground wells

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Simply put, when it comes to soap products, less is more!

  • Hard water, which is typically surface water that comes from lakes, is high in certain minerals that inhibit body wash, dish soaps, and detergents from working as they should, which means we have to use more product for it to work the way we want.&nbs...
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Posted on: October 28, 2021

Reward offered for information leading to return of stolen items

The City of The Colony is seeking information leading to the return of items recently stolen from The Colony Five Star Complex - most of which were fixtures in the city's Veterans Memorial. Tipsters should contact the number on the flyer below.

The reward has increased twice thanks to matching donations from the local 24 Sports organization and The Colony Community Development Corp. board of directors.

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

FCC launches Affordable Connectivity Program for qualifying households

The Affordable Connectivity Program is an FCC benefit program that helps ensure households can afford the broadband they need for work, school, and more. It provides a discount of up to $30 per month toward internet service for eligible households.

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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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