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Posted on: October 17, 2018

Sanitary Sewer Overflow Notification

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Heavy rains across Rowlett and Garland led to a sanitary sewer overflow from a manhole approximately 1000 feet west of Dexham Road and approximately 3600 feet north of Miller Road. The overflow started around 1:40 p.m. Tuesday afternoon and is reported to...

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Town Hall Meeting - Monday, October 22

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The Rowlett City Council is hosting a Town Hall meeting - join us and find out what's going on in your City! The meeting takes place in a relaxed setting, allowing everyone to speak freely and informally. 6:30-8pm at the Rowlett Community Centre.

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Posted on: October 8, 2018

Trunk or Treat - Saturday, October 27

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Join the Rowlett Public Library from 2-4pm in the City Hall parking lot (4000 Main Street) for trunks full of treats, games and fun, and a visit from the Rowlett Fire Department!

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Posted on: October 8, 2018

National Prescription Take Back Day - Saturday, October 27

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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 enforcement agencies...

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Posted on: September 25, 2018

Camp Fear - October 26 @ Pecan Grove Park

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Camp Fear - Rowlett’s favorite Halloween party - is back  Friday, October 26 at Pecan Grove Park. Pack up your family, tent and sleeping bags and embark on an overnight camping adventure! Fun stuff includes games, tent trick-or-treating, s’mores,...
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Posted on: October 9, 2018

Rowlett Chamber of Commerce 13th Annual Taste & Trade

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A great way to sample the best of the best from many of our local restaurants and businesses (yum-O!), all gathered together in one location. 5:30-8pm, Tuesday, October 30 at Rowlett High School. Tickets $5 in advance, $7 at the door - kids under 4 free.

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Posted on: October 2, 2018

October Mayor's Spotlight - 2018 City of Rowlett Strategic Plan

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This month, Mayor Dana-Bashian provides Rowlett citizens with a comprehensive overview of the 2018 City of Rowlett Strategic Plan, and the community-based process by which it was created!

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

October Spirit of Rowlett Award

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The City of Rowlett Neighborhood Life Office is excited to announce Carissa Dutton as the October 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 no...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

City Council Adopts 2018 Strategic Plan

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At the September 18  meeting, your City Council formally adopted the 2018 City of Rowlett Strategic Plan – a visionary long-term plan covering every aspect of the City, providing vision and structure for our continued collaboration, goa...

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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: August 27, 2018

Fall 2018 Lakeside Leisure

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

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Posted on: July 27, 2018

Kids Kingdom - A 2018 GrownExplore.com '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!

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

FREE Mosquito Dunks

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Do your part to control the mosquito population - 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:

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

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Posted on: October 2, 2018

Public Notice

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The City of Rowlett adopted a tax rate that will raise more taxes for maintenance and operations than last year’s tax rate. The tax rate will effectively be raised by 8.91 percent and will raise taxes for maintenance and operations on a $100,00 ...

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