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Posted on: April 9, 2021

Friday @ 5 - Friday, April 9

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Weekly wrap-up of City operations, projects, and meetings, along with the COVID-19 information and actions to date. Great info - all in one place!

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Posted on: March 29, 2021

2021 CIP Bond Election Project Information

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The City of Rowlett will hold a Community Investment Program bond election on May 1, 2021, which includes a $29.1 million bond package in three propositions to fund Paving & Drainage; Parks, Trails & Recreation Facilities; and Public Safety projects.

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Posted on: March 29, 2021

2021 CIP Bond Election Virtual Public Meeting - April 12 @ 6:30pm

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Join us on Facebook (@CityofRowlettTexas) on Monday, April 12 at 6:30pm to learn all about the projects included in the 2021 CIP Bond Election. Watch the meeting and ask questions, all without leaving home!

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Posted on: April 5, 2021

Early voting for the May 1 Special Election runs April 19-27

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Your vote counts! Early Voting for the Special Bond and Charter Election begins Monday, April 19 and will end Tuesday, April 27. Read on for locations and times.

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Posted on: March 1, 2021

Lunch on the Lawn - Mondays, March 15-April 19

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Take your lunch break outside and soak in the beautiful beginning of spring! Every Monday from 11am-2pm, enjoy a variety of food trucks, live music and games in the the Village of Rowlett Downtown (4000 Main St).

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

April Mayor's Spotlight - 2021 Bond and Charter Amendment Election

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This month, Mayor Tammy Dana-Bashian gives in depth information regarding the bond propositions, and proposed revisions to our City Charter, on the ballot for the 2021 CIP Bond and Charter Amendment Election on May 1. Early voting begins April 19!

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Posted on: April 2, 2021

DART Virtual Public Input Meeting

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DART is redesigning its entire bus network to feature new routes, more hours of service and greater coverage. Known as DARTzoom: A New Bus Network, the five-year bus service plan will be implemented in January 2022. Visit for more info.
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Posted on: March 19, 2021

FCC Bulk Update

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FCC Bulk Pickup Update
Normal seasonal increases combined with the significant debris generated as a result of February’s severe weather event has created long lines at landfills region-wide, which translates into less bulk pick up routes FCC can...
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Posted on: March 9, 2021

Masks Continue to be a Requirement in City Facilities

Rowlett logo, smiley face wearing a mask, text reads #maskup in City of Rowlett facilities.

To help keep us all safe, the wearing of masks will continue to be a requirement when visiting City of Rowlett buildings. This includes the Library, Community Centre, City Hall, Municipal Court, Community Development, and the Animal Shelter. Thank you!

Posted on: April 2, 2021

National Prescription Take Back Day - Saturday, April 24

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Drive-thru event. Drop off expired, unwanted, or unused pharmaceutical controlled substances and other medications at the Rowlett Community Centre from 10am-2pm with the Rowlett Police Department. This is a collaborative effort with state and local law en...

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Posted on: March 8, 2021

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Commission Community Survey

Diverse group of people, Rowlett Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Commission Community Survey

The Rowlett Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Commission wants to hear from you! Please take this quick survey and let them know the activities in which you would participate and share any you would like to see here in Rowlett. Thank you (in advance)!

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Posted on: February 26, 2021

Keep Rowlett Beautiful's Great American Cleanup - Sat, April 24

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Join Keep Rowlett Beautiful from 9am-1pm for a city-wide parks, streets, and neighborhood cleanup day. Individuals, families, schools, and groups are encouraged to help clean up our beautiful town!

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Posted on: February 26, 2021

FREE Electronic Recycling & Document Shredding - Saturday, May 8

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Keep Rowlett Beautiful & Life Message sponsor this event, which allows us to get rid of old electronics cluttering up our homes in an environmentally safe manner. Document shredding is also offered, 3 boxes free, additional $5 each. 9am-1pm at Rowlett HS.

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Posted on: January 28, 2021

City of Rowlett COVID-19 Vaccine Availability FAQ

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Find the answers to your questions regarding who is eligible, where to get it, how to sign up, next steps, and more!

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Posted on: July 21, 2020

Utility Bill Assistance

Rowlett Clock Tower and downtown, text reads COVID-19 Utility Bill Assistance

At the City of Rowlett, the health and well-being of our customers and our community is our top priority.  We understand the concern and uncertainty you may be experiencing regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and are committed to remaining respo...

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