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Posted on: January 15, 2019

January Mayor's Spotlight - A Bayside Update

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This month, Mayor Dana-Bashian provides an update on the Bayside project, including information regarding the recent lawsuit filed by the City.

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Posted on: January 8, 2019

Are You Interested in Serving Your Community on the Rowlett City Council?

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The election for Mayor and City Council (Places 2, 4 & 6) will be held on May 4, 2019.

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Posted on: January 14, 2019

City Facilities Closed in Observance of MLK Holiday - Monday, January 21

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City facilities, including City Hall, Municipal Court, Rowlett Community Centre, Library and the Animal Shelter will be closed on Monday, January 21 in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday. Trash pickup will run on schedule.

Posted on: January 2, 2019

"Midnight Masquerade" Little Sweethearts Dance - Saturday, February 2

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Parents and their children get to dress up for an evening of fun, dancing, and memories that last a lifetime. Tickets for this annual event sell out fast, so get yours today!

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

Salvation Army Garland Administers 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:

Resident can receive utility assistance once every 12 months (on a roll...

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

TxDOT I-30 Improvements Public Hearing

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Thursday, Jan. 31, 7 p.m., Royse City High School. The purpose of the hearing is for TxDOT to present the proposed improvements to I-30 from Bass Pro Drive in Dallas County to west of Farm-to-Market 2642 in Dallas and Rockwall Counties, Texas.

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Posted on: January 11, 2019

Friday @ 5 - Friday, January 11

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We hope you enjoy staying up to date with all the City operations, projects, events, meetings and other items of community interest!

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Posted on: January 9, 2019

CPR Class - Saturday, January 19

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

SH 66 Signal Improvement Project Begins 1-7-12

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TxDOT will begin a traffic signal improvement project along SH 66 (Lakeview Parkway) on Monday, January 7. All nine intersections on SH 66 will be improved, starting on the west side at Dexham Road. The work at each intersection will last about one week, ...

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

Community Emergency Response Team class

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The Rowlett Citizen Corps Council (RCCC) is holding a two-day Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) class on Saturdays, February 2 and 9, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

 During a natural or man-made disaster, CERT teams assist Public Safety teams i...

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Posted on: January 2, 2019

RCC New Year's Resolution Membership Discounts

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Is your New Year’s resolution to be a better you? Maybe it’s to get out more and try something new? Or, maybe you’re looking for a new place to go work out. Look no further because the Rowlett Community Centre is the place fo...
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Posted on: January 1, 2019

January Spirit of Rowlett Award - Jeanine Langford

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The City of Rowlett Neighborhood Life Office is excited to announce Jeanine Langford as the January recipient of the Spirit of Rowlett Award! This award is to publicly recognize ordinary residents doing extra-ordinary things in our community, and they’re ...

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Posted on: December 17, 2018

Spring 2019 Lakeside Leisure

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Check out all of the upcoming programming & activities your Rowlett Parks & Recreation crew are offering! Special events, activities for seniors, and TONS of spring fitness classes and programs for kids and grown-ups alike at the Rowlett Community Centre…

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

Go Mobile with the City of Rowlett App!

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The City of Rowlett has launched a new mobile app - conveniently connecting you with city government services and information. Stay up to date with news and events, review City Council agendas and watch meetings, view job openings, submit online payments,...

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Posted on: July 27, 2018

Kids Kingdom - A 2018 'Coolest Playground'!

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Visit Kids Kingdom today! Features of this all-abilities, community-designed-and-built playground at Pecan Grove Park include a zip line, robot slide, fortress/castle play structure, climbing wall, dino sandbox, big-and-little-kid areas and so much more!