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Posted on: March 15, 2020

COVID-19: Resources, closures, and more (updated 4/7/20)

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In recent weeks, everyone in the community has been working tirelessly to keep up with the rapid response to the spread of COVID-19 in North Texas. All steps being taken are meant to safeguard public health, including closure of several city facilities.

All residents of The Colony are currently under a series of "Stay at Home" Orders and local disaster declarations issued by Gov. Greg Abbott, Denton County Judge Andy Eads, and The Colony City Council, all of which are meant to help slow the spr...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Stay at Home Order: What does it mean?

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We understand there's been a lot of information coming at you in recent days and weeks. Response to the COVID-19 situation is evolving quickly, to say the least. It can be hard to keep up.

Please see the graphic below for a quick look at what the "Stay at Home" orders mean for you and your family. The latest order from the Governor’s Office was issued March 31, applies throughout the entire state, and lasts unti...

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

City of The Colony E-newsletter

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Stay-at-Home mandates in effect through April 30; protect your plumbing by only flushing what's safe; #StayHome resources from Parks & Rec, TCPL, and the CVB; bulk collection moves to Saturdays; and more In THE News!

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

PlayTC @ Home!

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During this extended time at home, we know that many of you are looking for ways to stay busy and have fun. To that end, The Colony Parks & Recreation staff have compiled a special "Play At Home" version of the PlayTC! catalog.

We hope you enjoy some of the games and activities that we have put together for you. Stay home and stay healthy, but be sure to take some time to also play and have fun! CLICK HERE: https://www.flipsnack.com/…/playtc-play-at-home-v1-2020.html

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

The 2020 Census is underway

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Residents can respond online, by phone, or by mail.

Census Day (April 1) is a key reference date for the 2020 Census—not a deadline. The U.S. Census Bureau uses this day to determine who is counted and where in the 2020 Census. When you respond, you’ll tell the Census Bureau where you l...

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Posted on: January 23, 2020

Tree-trimming encouraged to discourage egrets

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Egret nesting season is approaching! Residents of The Colony, especially those within or adjacent to neighborhoods where the birds have previously nested, are strongly advised to trim their trees in order to minimize potential nesting canopies.

The City will not trim trees on private property. Residents are responsible for their own trees, including ones between the curb and sidewalk. We encourage residents to coordinate with their neighbors to solicit discounted pricing for commercial services....

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

New Resident Guide now online

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Welcome to The Colony! From utility billing and trash collection to fire codes and parks, it's all here - your one-stop shop for new-resident information.

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Posted on: January 28, 2020

KTCB presents 2020 class series

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Your Keep The Colony Beautiful Board has partnered with the Texas A&M Agrilife Water University to provide residents with four fascinating and useful classes this year to improve your home garden and landscaping.

All classes are held at The Colony Annex, 6804 Main St.. Click the class title for the registration link. Classes are free except for Aug. 4. Schedule is as follows:

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Posted on: February 7, 2020

The LPGA returns to The Colony Sept. 28-Oct. 4

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The Volunteers of America Classic has announced event dates & an increased prize purse for the 2020 tournament. The only official LPGA Tournament event in the state of Texas, the VOA Classic will return to the Old American Golf Club Sept. 28-Oct. 4.

Featuring 120 of the world’s best female golfers in a four-day stroke-play event vying for a $1.4 million purse, this year’s purse marks a $100,000 increase as part of Volunteers of America’s title partnership.

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Posted on: October 16, 2019

Veterans utility discount goes into effect

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As part of its continued commitment honoring the service and sacrifices of veterans in our community, The Colony City Council has approved an amendment to the city’s Master Fee Schedule that offers military veterans a 10% discount on their utility bills.

To take advantage of the adjustment, active or retired veterans may sign-up through an online form or in person at the city’s Customer Services Department at City Hall, 6800 Main St. Participating veterans must present a valid military ...

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