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  • City Hall

    New Office Hours

    Effective Monday, September 13, 2010, new City office hours will be Monday through Thursday 7:30am-5:30pm and Friday 7:30am-11:30am.

    07/19/2010 1:00 PM

  • City Hall

    New Office Hours

    Effective Monday, September 13, 2010, new City office hours will be Monday through Thursday 7:30am-5:30pm and Friday 7:30am-11:30am.

    07/19/2010 1:00 PM

  • Carrollton Wind Symphony to Play San Antonio

    The Carrollton Wind Symphony won the exclusive invitation to be featured at the 2010 Texas Bandmasters Association 2010 Convention in San Antonio, Texas at the Harry Gonzales Convention Center on Sunday, July 25 at 1:30pm.

    07/19/2010 1:00 PM

  • Cookie Jar

    "Cookies for the Troops Cookbook" on Sale Now

    Cookies for the Troops Cookbook, created by a group of women at the Carrollton Senior Center to raise postage money for their care package shipments to the troops, features 149 cookie recipes submitted and compiled by Carrollton Senior Center members and is now on sale.

    07/09/2010 8:00 AM

  • Christmas in July

    Christmas in July Food Drive

    It’s time for the annual Metrocrest Social Services Christmas in July Food Drive. The drive lasts from July 6 until July 31 and benefits the Metrocrest Social Services Food Pantry.

    07/09/2010 8:00 AM

  • New Office Hours


  • Skywarn logo

    Emergency Alert Siren Testing Reminder

    This is a reminder that at approximately 1pm this afternoon, Wednesday, July 7, the City of Carrollton will conduct its monthly emergency alert system siren test. The sirens are tested the first Wednesday of every month at approximately 1pm.

    07/07/2010 10:30 AM

  • Concrete Crews - Streets

    Street Closure July 9-11: Kelly Blvd. - Country Club to Keller Springs-

    Kelly Blvd. will be closed Friday, July 9 until Sunday, July 11 from Country Club to Keller Springs for improvements to the railroad crossing on Kelly, north of Country Club.

    07/07/2010 9:15 AM

  • Save Water Logo

    July is Smart Irrigation Month

    The City of Carrollton Public Works Department is partnering with the Irrigation Association to promote July as Smart Irrigation Month.

    07/01/2010 2:00 PM

  • Robert Earl Keen

    Festival at the Switchyard Announces Website Redesign

    Check out the newly redesigned Festival at the Switchyard website at for entertainment and vendor updates. The inaugural, two-day, outdoor event takes place October 22-23, 2010 on the Downtown Carrollton Square and will feature live entertainment from Robert Earl Keen, Polyphonic Spree and the Old 97s.

    07/01/2010 1:00 PM

  • City Hall

    City's Employee E-Newsletter Named Best in State

    The City of Carrollton Marketing Services Department was recently honored with a 2010 First Place TAMI Award from the Texas Association of Municipal Information Officers (TAMIO) for Best E-Newsletter in the Technology Services category.

    07/01/2010 1:00 PM

  • American Flag

    City Closures for July 4th Holiday

    City Facilities CLOSED for Furlough Day July 2, Closed for Holiday July 4 or 5. Remember our veterans--read their stories at

    06/30/2010 9:15 AM

  • Questions About The New Solid Waste Contract?

    Recently, Waste Management was chosen as the new service provider for residential solid waste collection after submitting a competitive bid that will save taxpayers more than $5 million over the life of the contract. The current provider, Allied Waste, has launched a direct mail campaign in protest. Click on the headline above for more details.


  • Fireworks

    Carrollton Fire Department Reminds Citizens Fireworks Use Illegal

    The City of Carrollton will not be hosting a fireworks show this year and hopes that all citizens enjoy one of the many shows in the surrounding areas. The possession or discharge of fireworks within the City limits of Carrollton or the town of Hebron is prohibited by City ordinance.Click on headline above for more details.

    06/29/2010 1:00 PM

  • Rosemeade Rainforest Photo 1 T

    Rosemeade Rainforest Voted “Best Place to Entertain the Family”, Carrollton Best Overall

    The City of Carrollton’s Rosemeade Rainforest Aquatic Complex was voted by the community as “Best Place to Entertain the Family” for Carrollton/Farmers Branch/Addison in the NeighborsGo 2010 Neighbors Choice Awards Edition on June 25.

    06/28/2010 1:00 PM

  • Indian Creek Golf Club

    Indian Creek Golf Club Voted "Favorite Public Golf Course"

    Indian Creek Golf Club was voted “Favorite Public Golf Course” in the 2nd Annual ADDISON Magazine Readers’ Choice Awards.

    06/28/2010 1:00 PM

  • DART Budget Shortfall Will Not Affect Completion of Green Line to Carrollton

    DART officials have announced a projected long-term shortfall in sales tax revenue that will result in indefinite delay of some projects. The current 37-mile light rail expansion, which includes the completion of the Green Line from Pleasant Grove to Carrollton, will not be affected.


  • USB flash drive

    Library Computers: Goodbye Floppy Disk Drives

    There will no longer be floppy disk drives on Library computers starting July 16 at Josey Ranch Lake and July 17 at Hebron & Josey.

    06/22/2010 10:30 AM

  • Robert Earl Keen

    Robert Earl Keen Joins Carrollton's Festival at the Switchyard Lineup

    The City of Carrollton proudly announces that Robert Earl Keen will join Polyphonic Spree and the Old 97s to headline Carrollton's October 22 and 23 Festival at the Switchyard.

    06/18/2010 9:00 AM

  • Drainage Channel Work

    Carrollton Awarded 2010 Public Works Project of the Year Award

    Carrollton has been awarded the 2010 Public Works Project of the Year Award by the Texas Public Works Association (TPWA) in the Environment category with a project cost between $10 and $100 million.

    06/17/2010 1:00 PM

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