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Posted on: July 20, 2018

Friday @ 5 - Friday, July 20

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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 16, 2018

Volunteer as a Board or Commission Member

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Share your expertise, experience and insight as members of a City Board or Commission. While the time commitment is minimal, the opportunity to make a difference in YOUR community is significant. Applications due by August 14.

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Town Hall Meeting - Tuesday, July 31

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Town Hall MeetingRowlett Community CentreTuesday, July 31 - 6:30 P.M.

Join us for this forum on school safety and active shooter awareness and response. The Rowlett Police Department, along with members of both the Garland and Rockwall Independent School D...
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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: 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: 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: July 16, 2018

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, August 4 and 11, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. each of those days. During a natural or man-made disaster, CERT teams assist Public Safety teams i...

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Posted on: July 6, 2018

Citizen Police Academy - Register Today!

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The 42nd Citizen’s Police Academy begins August 30, registration is open now. Come learn more about the Rowlett Police Department’s operations during this fun and interactive 12-week course.

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Posted on: July 2, 2018

City Council to Consider Two-Cent Tax Rate Reduction

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In the wake of increased Appraisal District valuations the past two years, the Rowlett City Council recognizes the need for tax relief. Therefore, the City Council is considering a proposal to reduce the ad valorem tax rate by two cents, from $0.777173 to...

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Posted on: July 2, 2018

Mayor's Spotlight - July, 2018

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This month, Mayor Dana-Bashian highlights the complex issue of water. Learn how to keep track of your usage with the AMI system, read about the new Base Rate flat fee, why rates were shifted to a tiered volume structure and much more!

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Downtown Main Street Pavement Improvements Begin July 5

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Downtown Main Street pavement project begins Thursday, January 5.

Crews will be making improvements downtown to the street, sidewalks, curbs and gutters on Main Street from Rowlett Road to Commerce Street. Work will occur between 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, &nb...

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Posted on: July 5, 2018

Community Development Block Grant program public meeting

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The City of Rowlett participates in the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. In preparation for discussing allocation of funds for next year beginning on October 1, 2018, the city staff i...

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Rowlett Library Summer Reading Program

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2018 theme is Libraries ROCK! Register for the Summer Reading Program at Rowlett Public Library after June 6, or online starting June 1. The program runs from June 11-August 4

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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:

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

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Posted on: March 23, 2018

Preferred DART Downtown Rowlett Station Parking for Rowlett Residents

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 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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