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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Rowlett Individual & Household Assistance Program

Rowlett Individual and Household Assistance

This City program provides emergency rent/mortgage and utilities (gas, electric and internet) assistance to eligible City of Rowlett residents impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible residents can receive up to $2,000/month for a max of 6 months.

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Posted on: September 17, 2020

Governor Abbott Announces Expanded Business Capacity

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Governor Abbott has announced that capacity in many Texas businesses will be allowed to expand, thanks to steady and significant improvements in COVID-19 trends statewide since their peaks in July. He indicated that Texans wearing masks, social distancing...

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Posted on: September 17, 2020

Rowlett Fire Department Awarded $2.65 Million SAFER Grant

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The Rowlett Fire Department has been awarded a $2,655,015 Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). This grant will allow the Fire Department to enhance staffing and improve Fire a...

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Friday @ 5 - Friday, September 18

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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: August 31, 2020

Movies on Main: Drive-in Style!! Fridays in September

Movies on Main Drive-in Style

Join us at Community Park every Friday evening in September for Movies on Main – Drive-in Style! Movies begin at dusk - gates open at 7pm – parking spots are limited and reservations for each vehicle are required.

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Posted on: September 21, 2020

Online Bill Pay Unavailable 9/27, 4 -7am

City of Rowlett Notice

Due to scheduled software maintenance, our online water bill payment system will not be available on Sunday, September 27 from 4AM – 7AM.

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Posted on: September 11, 2020

Update on National Night Out

City of Rowlett Notice

Due to concerns regarding the spread of COVID-19, we will not hold a 2020 National Night Out event. We look forward to this event & visiting everyone in neighborhoods across Rowlett every year, but the health & safety of our community takes priority.

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Posted on: September 15, 2020

Virtual Spirit of Rowlett Award - Chris Bunkoff

Spirit of Rowlett awardee Chris Bunkoff

Virtual Spirit of RowlettThe Spirit of Rowlett Award publicly recognizes ordinary residents doing “extra-ordinary” things in our community. In this time of physical distancing, the method by which we share this recognition may look a l...

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

Virtual Spirit of Rowlett Award - Ryan Walling

Spirit of Rowlett awardee Ryan Walling

Virtual Spirit of RowlettThe Spirit of Rowlett Award publicly recognizes ordinary residents doing “extra-ordinary” things in our community. In this time of physical distancing, the method by which we share this recognition may look a l...

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Posted on: September 10, 2020

September Mayor's Spotlight - Fiscal Year 2021 Budget

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This month, Mayor Dana-Bashian provides an overview of the Fiscal Year 2021 Budget. Highlights include lowering both the tax rate and water rates to help residents with the financial impact of the COVID-19 pandemic!

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Posted on: September 8, 2020

Virtual Spirit of Rowlett Award - DeWayne Gates

Spirit of Rowlett - DeWayne Gates

Virtual Spirit of RowlettThe Spirit of Rowlett Award publicly recognizes ordinary residents doing “extra-ordinary” things in our community. In this time of physical distancing, the method by which we share this recognition may look a l...

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Posted on: August 26, 2020

Job Bulletin: Now Seeking Deputy City Manager

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The City of Rowlett is seeking a forward-thinking leader with strong collaborative and decision-making skills to join its leadership team as Deputy City Manager!

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Posted on: August 14, 2020

Mayor Appointed to NCTCOG Executive Board

Mayor Tammy Dana-Bashian

City of Rowlett Mayor Tammy Dana-Bashian was appointed to serve on the Executive Board of the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) on Friday, August 14.NCTCOG’s Executive Board, composed of 17 locally elected officials, and one ex...

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Posted on: July 21, 2020

Utility Bill Assistance

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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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Posted on: May 25, 2020

FREE Mosquito Dunks

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Mosquito season is upon us! Do your part to control them - 2 FREE dunks are available while supplies last to Rowlett residents with a current utility bill or ID. Call 972-412-6125 for pick up at Community Development, 5702 Rowlett Rd., Mon- Fri 8a – 4p.

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

Create Your AMI Profile - Get Real-Time Water Usage

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Water customers (YOU!) have the ability to access your water consumption online. In fact, the system reads every hour so you can get real-time usage information, allowing you to spot and repair potential leaks before they result in a higher bill!

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Posted on: March 11, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

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Facts regarding the virus and how to prevent it, what to do in the event you or a family member become ill, and many other resources including the latest news concerning our community.

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Posted on: February 7, 2020

Rowlett Designated AARP Age-Friendly Community

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On Tuesday, February 4, the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Network of Age-Friendly States and Communities welcomed the City of Rowlett as their 431st member, and the first new member for 2020. This designation was made possible after sever...

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Posted on: February 26, 2019

Do you or someone you know have an award-worthy Texas Smart Yard?

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Our Texas Smart Yard Award recognizes Rowlett residents whose yards are in harmony with native flora, soil, and topography. Residents who use these smart practices save on electricity, water, and sewer costs - and support our local ecosystems!

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