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Posted on: February 15, 2019

Egret nesting season approaching

Egret deterrence

Egret nesting season is just around the corner. Residents of The Colony are advised to be on the lookout for scout birds who are already beginning to arrive in the area.

If you see egrets in your neighborhood, please contact Community Services Director Pam Nelson at 972-624-3958 so that City staff can respond quickly.

Staff will begin to use noise makers when scout birds are present in an attempt to deter the birds from ne...

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Posted on: January 11, 2019

Daddy & Daughter Dance tickets now on sale!

Daddy and Daughter Dance

Tickets are now on sale for one of the year's most-popular events! Stop by The Colony Recreation Center, 5151 North Colony Blvd., to get yours today. There are three dances to choose from: 3 p.m., 5 p.m., and 7 p.m.

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Posted on: February 1, 2019

Annual Water Quality Report

water droplets

Some residents may be seeing advertisements on social media claiming there are problems with the city's water quality. The city wishes to assure our customers that we are not affiliated with that company nor are there any issues with the city's water.

We encourage our customers to check out our most-recent water quality report online or contact the Water Production Department at 972-624-4431 for more information.

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Posted on: February 6, 2019

City of The Colony E-newsletter

City staff Best Place to Work

Fire Station No. 4 taking shape; survey seeks input on CDC/Parks Master Plan update; City named 'Best Place to Work;' tickets remain for Daddy-Daughter Dance; utility re-averaging underway; and more In THE News!

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

VOA-LPGA Texas Classic Sept. 30-Oct. 6

Mayor Joe McCourry, Councilman Kirk Mikulec at VOA LPGA

The 2019 LPGA Tournament schedule has been released, including new dates for the Volunteers of America-LPGA Texas Classic at the Old American Golf Club in The Colony.

The VOA-LGPA Texas Classic will be held Sept. 30 through Oct. 6 at the Old American. Mark your calendars and stay tuned for updates in the New Year!

Visit the official LGPA website for the full schedule and more information about the coming season.

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Posted on: January 29, 2019

Walls going up on Fire Station No. 4

Fire Station 4  Spotlight

In October 2018, construction began on The Colony Fire Department Station No. 4 at the northwest corner of Plano Parkway and Destination Drive.

As of January 2019, the walls have started going up! Check out the latest construction photos here on our website or visit our YouTube page for a recent video.

The 22,000 square-foot station will be equipped with the latest fire services and EMS technology...

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Posted on: December 11, 2018

Recycling Revisited: Cutting down contamination

Clean glass bottles

For decades, Americans have been steadily embracing the concept of recycling as a means to help keep the environment clean, preserve resources, and beautify their communities.

From cardboard and glass to plastics and aluminum, we have become accustomed to throwing many things in the recycling bin rather than the trash can.

No more so than right here in The Colony, where our customers continue to be active participants in the cit...

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Posted on: November 2, 2018

City launches new emergency alert notification system

Tornado

As an extension of its new website with CivicPlus, the City of The Colony has officially launched a new and improved version of its emergency notification services for residents: CivicReady.

CivicReady is a communication service available to our residents to receive emergency notifications directly to their smartphone. Examples of emergency notifications include weather warnings (tornado, flash flooding, severe storms, etc.) and localized eme...

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Posted on: December 6, 2018

PlayTC! catalog now available online

PlayTC! Spring catalog

Check out the new issue of the PlayTC! catalog (formerly the Fun Times catalog) for a full listing of upcoming programs, activities and events happening throughout the city!

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