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Posted on: January 30, 2023

Updated trash collection schedule following winter storm

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In the wake of the recent winter storm, trash/recycling collection for Tuesday and Wednesday was cancelled. Thursday's route is being collected on Friday, Feb. 3; Friday's route will be collected Saturday, Feb. 4.

Trash/recycling collection delays

  • Collections for Tuesday, Jan. 31, and Wednesday, Feb. 1, are cancelled. Normal operations will resume next week. However, Monday, Feb. 6, is bulk-collection day for those with Tuesday/Wednesday routes, so extra bags may be...
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Posted on: January 12, 2023

Tickets on sale for annual Sweetheart Ball

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Welcoming all dads, father figures, etc. and their little angels (ages 3-12). Arrive in your semi-casual attire and dance the night away amid sparkling tiaras and colorful balloons! Light refreshments provided. Call 972-625-1106 for more info.

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Posted on: December 20, 2022

TCPD named Accredited Agency by Texas Chiefs Association

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For the third straight cycle, The Colony Police Department has received the award of "Accredited Law Enforcement Agency" from the Texas Police Chiefs Association Law Enforcement Accreditation Program (TPCA).

The Colony Police Department (TCPD) was originally Accredited by the TPCA Law Enforcement Accreditation Program in November of 2014.  Police agencies Accredited by the TPCA must undergo an onsite inspection every fourth year, and this makes the t...

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Posted on: January 27, 2023

Mother-Son Adventure Day set for March 25

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An afternoon of family fun for moms & sons is set for Saturday, March 25, at Lions Club Park. Join us as moms and sons test their skills at archery, fishing, and other outdoor activities. Registration begins Jan. 30. For more info, call 972-625-1106.

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Posted on: January 3, 2023

The Most Anticipated Openings of 2023

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If you’re looking for a change to your routine in the new year, you’ve come to the right place! The Colony is growing fast, and we cannot wait for these new locales to open their doors. There’s even more to see, eat and do in the city throughout 2023.

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Posted on: January 6, 2023

More than 30,000 attended 2022 LPGA tournament

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In a show of gratitude for the city's support of the annual LPGA tournament, officials from Matthews Southwest attended The Colony City Council meeting on Jan. 3 and presented members with framed flags from this past year's event in The Tribute.

The flags are signed by tournament winner Charley Hull. One flag will soon be on display in the City Hall lobby.

According to the presentation by Kristian Teleki from Matthews Southwest, over 30,000 spectators attended the Ascendant LPGA benefiting the Vol...

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Posted on: December 28, 2022

New pedestrian crossing on North Colony

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Attention motorists, cyclists, and trail-users! A new pedestrian beacon crosswalk has been installed at the intersection of the Park Loop Trail and North Colony Boulevard, near The Colony Firehouse No. 2.

This amenity is identical to the lighted crosswalk installed on Paige Road in recent years. When activated, the light will briefly flash yellow to alert motorists of the need to stop before turning red, allowing trail users to cross safely.

This was a CDC-...

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Posted on: January 9, 2023

Planning Department submissions now exclusively online

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As part of a recent software upgrade, the city's Planning Department is excited to announce it will now be able to accept and review all departmental submissions (such as plans and project applications) through a new paperless, online portal.

The new portal is available here or through the Planning Department webpage.

Deputy City Manager Joe Perez said the digital/online submission capabilities – both for customers and for department staff tasked with reviewing applications &ndash...

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Posted on: October 3, 2022

Volunteers sought for city boards, commissions

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The City of The Colony is currently accepting applications for city boards. Board members are appointed by the City Council to serve in a volunteer capacity.

Applications for board positions will be accepted in the City Secretary’s Office for vacant positions on various boards. Information on the boards and the application form are available on the city’s website:

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Posted on: February 2, 2023

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Check out TCPL's digital library and download eBooks, Audiobooks, music, movies and more to your own device!

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Posted on: February 2, 2023

StoryWalk® at Ridgepointe Park

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Enjoy a story and the outdoors at the same time! Read a book page-by-page as you walk through the park. This StoryWalk® will be held at Ridgepointe Park Saturday, February 18 through Monday, February 20.

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Posted on: January 25, 2023

Best Practices for Garden Seed Planting

Gardening: Best Practices for Seed Planting

Best Practices for Garden Seed Planting

Thursday, Feb. 16 at 6:30 PM

Join TCPL along with Cheryl Huckabee, president of the Denton County Master Gardeners Association, and learn about best practices when starting garden plants from seeds. Attendees will rec...

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Posted on: January 25, 2023

Teen Kits: Shaker Charms

Teen Kits: Valentine's Day Shaker Charms

Need a cute gift for Valentine’s Day? Make a shaker charm for your special someone (or for yourself) with this DIY kit for teens and tweens in grades 6-12. Registration begins Monday, February 6 at 10 AM. Kits will be available for pic...

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Posted on: January 20, 2023

AARP Tax Aide Update

AARP Tax help will not be offered at TCPL this year.

Tax assistance through AARP Foundation will not be offered in The Colony this year. Check online with AARP to locate the nearest sites. 

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Posted on: January 12, 2023

Tickets on sale for annual Sweetheart Ball

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Welcoming all dads, father figures, etc. and their little angels (ages 3-12). Arrive in your semi-casual attire and dance the night away amid sparkling tiaras and colorful balloons! Light refreshments provided. Call 972-625-1106 for more info.

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Posted on: January 27, 2023

Stewart Creek Park Entry Fee Update

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Notice of fee change for Stewart Creek Park vehicle entry

Effective March 1st, 2023 the Stewart Creek Park day pass fee will increase to $15.  Day pass purchases allow entry of one(1) vehicle into the park, additional vehicles will require a separate pass.  Stewart Creek Park annual pass fees w...

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Posted on: December 28, 2022

Spring Adult Kickball

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Spring Adult Kickball now registering!

Come join the fun and register your team for The Colony Adult Kickball league!

  • Registration: 12/1/2022 - 2/13/2023
  • Games: Monday Nights at The Colony Five Star Complex

For more information go to playtcsports.com

Click here to register!

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Posted on: January 27, 2023

Citizen Police Academy Class #47

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The Colony Police Department will be hosting their Citizen Police Academy Class #47. Class start date will be March 9th through May 11th, 2023.

The Citizen Police Academy started in 1994 and is a block of instruction designed to give the public a working knowledge of The Colony Police Department. It consists of a series of nine classes (last week is graduation), held once a week on Thursdays from...

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Posted on: December 27, 2022

Spanish Language Citizen Police Academy #1

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Join us for the first TCPD Spanish Language Citizens Police Academy. Class starts January 11, 2023. Classes are on Wednesday Nights from 7pm - 9pm.

Students learn about Police Department policies and procedures, court procedures, patrol operations and criminal investigations. Class duration is 6 weeks and ends on February 15 2023. Email Officer Garcia at [email protected] or ...

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