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Posted on: August 17, 2018

Friday @ 5 - Friday, August 17

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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: July 18, 2018

Summer Concerts on Main Street - Fridays in August

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Summer Concerts are coming to Main Street! Come unwind  and have some fun in downtown Village of Rowlett on Fridays in August, while listening to live music on the Tucker Roofing Systems Main Stage. In addition to some amazing tunes, the Summer C...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

Mayor's Spotlight - August 2018

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This month, Mayor Dana-Bashian features information on the Proposed Fiscal Year 2019 Budget, which includes a two-cent reduction to the tax rate. If adopted, this will be the second year in a row that the City has reduced the tax rate!

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Posted on: August 7, 2018

FY2019 Proposed Budget

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City Manager Brian Funderburk presented the Fiscal Year 2019  (FY2019) Proposed Budget to the Rowlett City Council. Highlights include a proposed 2 cent reduction to the tax rate! 

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Posted on: August 20, 2018

City Offices & Facilities Closed in Observance of Labor Day

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City of Rowlett facilities, including the administrative offices, Rowlett Community Centre, Rowlett Public Library and the Rowlett Animal Shelter, will be closed on Monday, September 3 in observance of the Labor Day holiday. Trash will be collected.

Posted on: July 16, 2018

Rowlett City Academy - Registration Now Open!

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12-week course wherein residents learn how their Elected Officials interact with City staff, and how the nine major departments work together to deliver City services on time, on budget, and with an eye to the future.

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Posted on: August 10, 2018

Spirit of Rowlett Award

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The City of Rowlett Neighborhood Life Office is excited to announce Tamra Williams as the second recipient of the Spirit of Rowlett Award! This award is to publicly recognize ordinary residents doing extra-ordinary things in our community, and they&rs...

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Posted on: July 27, 2018

Bayside Plan Update

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The Rowlett City Council convened an Executive Session during the August 7 City Council Meeting "to consult with and receive legal advice from the City Attorney relating to the Bayside project and the Development Agreement."

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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!

Posted on: July 2, 2018

Create Your AMI Profile - Get Real-Time Water Usage

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Water customers (YOU!) now 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: 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: 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:

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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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