City of Colleyville News
February 27, 2015
LATEST UPDATE (9:14 a.m. on Feb. 28)
Progressive Waste Solutions has been assessing road conditions this morning and has determined that it’s unsafe to roll their trucks out today—both for their crews and for other drivers. Trash and recycle collection that had been rescheduled for… Read More »
February 21, 2015
Clean Sweep will be held Saturday, April 18, from 9:00-11:00 a.m., or until containers are full. The event will be located at Colleyville Heritage High School (5401 Heritage Ave.) and will be conducted on a first-come, first-served basis. Proof of residency is required—either a current… Read More »
February 20, 2015
The public meeting about city’s new comprehensive plan that had been scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 24, will be rescheduled. The consultant continues to work on the draft of the plan and hopes to have it ready later this spring or summer.
February 20, 2015
TxDOT SH 26 RECONSTRUCTION PROJECTPlease send any questions, concerns, or comments to email@example.com.
There are no scheduled lane closures for next week; however, there may be occasional closures for material deliveries or unscheduled work. Typically, day closures… Read More »
February 20, 2015
The Colleyville CloseBuy program supports local businesses and provides discounts and added value purchasing for Colleyville customers. Get all the details, including how to obtain a complimentary CloseBuy card or to download the app. View discounts by selecting the "DISCOUNT CARD" tab.
New… Read More »
February 6, 2015
Did you ever want be a firefighter when you were growing up? Now’s your chance.
The Colleyville Fire Department is accepting applications for the 2015 Citizen’s Fire Academy (CFA). Classes will be held on Thursday evenings from March 26 to May 7, from 6:30 to 9:30.A… Read More »
February 4, 2015
Crime in Colleyville fell by 17% in 2014. That’s the city’s lowest crime rate in 23 years—and a 50% decrease since 2010. There were 152 Part 1 offenses last year—compared to 184 in 2013. Part 1 crimes include violent and property crimes.
There were 17 burglaries compared to… Read More »
February 4, 2015
For Colleyville residents and businesses, the city’s newly revised Water Conservation and Drought Contingency Plan will change outdoor watering schedules. It was approved in January.
Historically, the city’s allowed watering days have been based on geographic location, but with… Read More »
January 12, 2015
The City Council approved revisions to the Water Conservation and Drought Contingency Plan. This will result in a change to the allowed watering days during the drought stages. Currently we are in Stage 1, which allows watering two days a week. Unlike the rest of the region, the current… Read More »
January 10, 2015
The City of Colleyville General Election for the purpose of electing Councilmember, Place 5, and Councilmember, Place 6, will be held on May 9, 2015.The city secretary is the local filing authority for municipal elections. The City Secretary’s Office will receive applications during… Read More »
December 19, 2014
Currently, we are in Stage 1 water restrictions. As of Dec. 12, the total Tarrant Regional Water District water reservoir capacity is at 61%. At 60% capacity, TRWD could trigger the move into Stage 2 water restrictions. With no significant rainfall in the forecast, TRWD projects that their… Read More »
December 17, 2014
Sam Stacy, a fifth-grade student at Colleyville Elementary School, has submitted the winning essay for the city’s 2014 Mayor for a Day contest. This is the fifth consecutive year an essay submitted by a Colleyville Elementary School student has been selected as the winning entry. It is also… Read More »
December 5, 2014
The Trinity River Authority (TRA), which supplies water and sewer treatment to 98% of Tarrant County, including Colleyville, has notified the city that it has raised its rates $0.27 per 1,000 gallons of water and increased its sewer treatment rate $0.11 per 1,000 gallons. TRA attributes the… Read More »
November 25, 2014
Economic Development ReportThe Economic Development Department produces a regular report on business activity in the city. View the latest report here.
This just in...more new restaurants/retailers set to open soonThe new year will bring new restaurants and retailers to Colleyville. Zoe's… Read More »
November 19, 2014
Nov. 19, 2014:
The city held a public forum on TxDOT’s SH 26 Reconstruction Project on Nov. 12. More than 100 residents and Colleyville business owners attended the meeting to learn about the project and to provide comments and feedback. The project is part of… Read More »
November 14, 2014
With the first cold front of the season, the Colleyville Fire Department reminds everyone to take precautions to guard again the winter cold blast. The information below was developed by the Texas Department of Insurance.
Frozen PipesA fast-moving cold front can cause temperatures to drop below… Read More »
November 8, 2014
On Wednesday, Nov. 5, during the pre-council session, representatives from The T and the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) presented information and updates on the TEX Rail Commuter Rail Project to the Colleyville City Council.
To view the information as it was shown… Read More »
October 26, 2014
The Glade Road Project will go before Colleyville voters next May. At the Oct. 21 City Council meeting, councilmembers voted unanimously to send the future of the Glade Road Project to Colleyville voters for a decision. The vote followed months of discussion and debate, and two public meetings on… Read More »
September 18, 2014
At the Sept. 16 City Council meeting, Councilmembers voted unanimously to maintain the city’s property tax rate at $0.3559 per $100 valuation. With the exception of a less-than-one-cent, voter-approved tax increase to build two new fire stations (approved in a 2005 bond election), the… Read More »
September 12, 2014
Residential rates for Progressive Waste Solutions, the city’s trash and recycle provider, will increase 1.8 percent effective Nov. 1, 2014. The current residential rate is $12.76 per month—the new rate will be $12.99 per month. As negotiated by the city in the Progressive Waste Solutions… Read More »