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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Fireworks on Main - July 4

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Georgia Satellites in concert, TONS of family activities, fair foods, and...of course, a spectacular fireworks show, all at Pecan Grove Park from 6-10pm on Wednesday, July 4!

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

City Office & Facilities Closed Wednesday, July 4

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This includes City Hall, Utility Billing, the Community Centre, Library, Municipal Court and Animal Shelter. The WetZone will be open for the holiday and FCC will conduct garbage collection on their regular schedule.

Posted on: June 6, 2018

Library Now Open on Main Street!

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The Library has moved back to Main Street! The new location is the ground floor of The Village, please stop by and "check it out" (a little library humor)! The Summer Reading Program - Libraries Rock! - begins June 11.

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Friday @ 5 - Friday, June 15

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We hope you enjoy reading this weekly update on City operations, projects, and items of community interest!

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Posted on: June 14, 2018

Community Development Block Grant program public meetings

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The City of Rowlett participates in the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. In preparation for discussing allocation of funds for next year beginning on October 1, 2018, the city staff i...

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Mayor's Spotlight - June, 2018

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Celebrate the Rowlett Public Library's move back to Main Street with Mayor Tammy Dana-Bashian. This month also highlights the Summer Reading Program activities, as well as the fun summer planned for you on Main Street!

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Rowlett Library Summer Reading Program - June 11

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2018 theme is Libraries ROCK! Register for the Summer Reading Program at Rowlett Public Library after June 6, or online starting June 1. The program runs from June 11-August 4

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

FREE Mosquito Dunks

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Summer is here and that means mosquitoes! Do your part to control them - 2 FREE dunks are available while supplies last to Rowlett residents, upon presentation of a current utility bill or ID, at Development Services, 3901 Main St., Mon- Fri 8a – 4p.

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

Spring Texas Smart Yard Award

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We're so happy to celebrate Cindy Ling and Peter Roos, our Spring Texas Smart Yard Award winners! This award recognizes the outstanding effort made by local residents who maintain their green spaces using environmentally sound principles. Chosen by a comm...

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

Dalrock Road rehabilitation begins Monday, June 4

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The scope of the project will run from the Dalrock and Princeton intersection north through the first curve on Dalrock, with intermittent lane closures 8:30am – 3:30pm Monday-Friday. All lanes will be open nights and weekends. This project should take 3 w...

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

NEW! The Spirit of Rowlett Award

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Rowlett City Council is introducing a new award to publicly recognize ordinary residents doing extraordinary things in Rowlett. We’d like to invite YOU to nominate someone who has inspired, motivated or positively impacted our community.

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

Salvation Army Garland Provides Utility Bill Assistance

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Rowlett residents who need help with their utility bills may now qualify to receive assistance through the Salvation Army in Garland.  Here are some of the program parameters:

Client can receive utility assistance once every 12 months (on a rollin...

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Posted on: March 23, 2018

Preferred DART Downtown Rowlett Station Parking for Rowlett Residents


 To better serve Rowlett citizens, DART has implemented a permit parking program at the Downtown Rowlett Station offering preferred parking to residents of Rowlett and those from other DART member cities. Customers who display a valid DART reside...

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